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Feb. 26, 1938 (Rangers vs. Toronto Maple Leafs)
FINAL GAME WITH RANGERS
March 19, 1944 (Rangers vs. Montreal Canadiens)
RANGERS ORGANIZATION STATISTICS
Minor-league games: 43
Minor-league teams: New York Rovers (EHL) 1937-38
Full name: Wilbert Carl Hiller
Uniform Numbers: 14, 8, 18
Stanley Cup Champion: 1940
Retired from pro hockey: 1947
A member of the Rangers` 1940 Stanley Cup team, Hiller joined the Rangers organization in 1937 after spending a season in Great Britain with the Harringay Greyhounds. After dominating the Eastern Hockey League with the New York Rovers in 1937-38, he went on to play five full seasons for the Blueshirts, including a final season after two years away from the team.
Considered one of the fastest skaters of his era, his best offensive season came in 1943-44 when, at age 28, he finished second on the Rangers in scoring with 40 points in 50 games.
º Hiller Obituary
º A History of the New York Rangers
º Photos of Stanley Cup Champions