Thomas Patrick ‘TP’ Gorman

Biography

Builder : Hockey
Year Inducted: 1966
Date of Birth: June 9th, 1886
Born in: Ottawa, Ontario

Thomas Patrick ‘TP’Gorman (deceased) was involved in hockey, lacrosse, horse racing (flat and harness), baseball, and figure skating. He was a member of the 1908 Olympic gold medal team in lacrosse. Managed or coached seven Stanley Cup teams; three in Ottawa, two for the Canadiens and one each with Chicago and the Montreal Maroons. In 1917, he was a founder of the National Hockey League (NHL) as Ottawa’s representative. Member of Hockey Hall of Fame.