Tom Shaughnessy

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Tom Shaughnessy at Notre Dame, 1915 senior portrait

Thomas Joseph Shaughnessy (1892 – September 21, 1938) was an American[1] ice hockey player and coach. Shaughnessy was head coach of the Chicago Black Hawks for most of the 1929–30 Black Hawks season. He resigned on January 16, 1930 to go into law practice.[2]

He was an alumnus of the University of Notre Dame (1915), where he played football under coach Knute Rockne.[3] In September 1938, Shaughnessy died of a heart attack.[4]

Coaching record

Team Year Regular season Post season
G W L T Pts Division rank Result
CHI 1929–30 21 10 8 3 23 2nd in American (Fired)
Total 21 10 8 3 23



Preceded by
Dick Irvin
Head coach of the Chicago Black Hawks
Succeeded by
Bill Tobin