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1954-55 NHL Season Summary

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League Champion: Detroit Red Wings

Hart Memorial Trophy: Ted Kennedy (10 G, 42 A, 52 P)
Vezina Trophy: Terry Sawchuk (40-17-11, 1.96 GAA)
Calder Memorial Trophy: Ed Litzenberger (23 G, 28 A, 51 P)

Goals Leader: Bernie Geoffrion (38) & Maurice Richard (38)
Assists Leader: Bert Olmstead (48)
Points Leader: Bernie Geoffrion (75)

League Standings

Playoff teams are marked with an asterisk (*)
Team GP W L T PTS PTS% GF GA SRS SOS
Detroit Red Wings* 70 42 17 11 95 .679 204 134 0.83 -0.17
Montreal Canadiens* 70 41 18 11 93 .664 228 157 0.85 -0.17
Toronto Maple Leafs* 70 24 24 22 70 .500 147 135 0.14 -0.03
Boston Bruins* 70 23 26 21 67 .479 169 188 -0.23 0.05
New York Rangers 70 17 35 18 52 .371 150 210 -0.71 0.14
Chicago Black Hawks 70 13 40 17 43 .307 161 235 -0.88 0.18

League Playoff Series

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Stanley Cup Finals (4-3): Detroit Red Wings over Montreal Canadiens  
 
Semi-Finals (4-1): Montreal Canadiens over Boston Bruins  
Semi-Finals (4-0): Detroit Red Wings over Toronto Maple Leafs  

Team Statistics

Rk Team GP W L T PTS PTS% GF GA SRS SOS TG/G PP PPO PP% PPA PPOA PK% SH SHA
1 Detroit Red Wings* 70 42 17 11 95 .679 204 134 0.83 -0.17 4.83
2 Montreal Canadiens* 70 41 18 11 93 .664 228 157 0.85 -0.17 5.50
3 Toronto Maple Leafs* 70 24 24 22 70 .500 147 135 0.14 -0.03 4.03
4 Boston Bruins* 70 23 26 21 67 .479 169 188 -0.23 0.05 5.10
5 New York Rangers 70 17 35 18 52 .371 150 210 -0.71 0.14 5.14
6 Chicago Black Hawks 70 13 40 17 43 .307 161 235 -0.88 0.18 5.66
League Average 70 27 27 17 70 .500 177 177 0.00 0.00 5.04

NHL All-Star Team

1st Team
G: Harry Lumley*
D: Doug Harvey*
D: Red Kelly*
C: Jean Beliveau*
LW: Sid Smith
RW: Maurice Richard*
2nd Team
G: Terry Sawchuk*
D: Fern Flaman*
D: Bob Goldham
C: Ken Mosdell
LW: Danny Lewicki
RW: Bernie Geoffrion*