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1958-59 NHL Season Summary

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League Champion: Montreal Canadiens

Hart Memorial Trophy: Andy Bathgate (40 G, 48 A, 88 P)
Vezina Trophy: Jacques Plante (38-16-13, 2.16 GAA)
Calder Memorial Trophy: Ralph Backstrom (18 G, 22 A, 40 P)

Goals Leader: Jean Beliveau (45)
Assists Leader: Dickie Moore (55)
Points Leader: Dickie Moore (96)

League Standings

Playoff teams are marked with an asterisk (*)
Team GP W L T PTS PTS% GF GA SRS SOS
Montreal Canadiens* 70 39 18 13 91 .650 258 158 1.19 -0.24
Boston Bruins* 70 32 29 9 73 .521 205 215 -0.12 0.02
Chicago Black Hawks* 70 28 29 13 69 .493 197 208 -0.13 0.03
Toronto Maple Leafs* 70 27 32 11 65 .464 189 201 -0.14 0.03
New York Rangers 70 26 32 12 64 .457 201 217 -0.19 0.04
Detroit Red Wings 70 25 37 8 58 .414 167 218 -0.61 0.12

League Playoff Series

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Stanley Cup Final (4-1): Montreal Canadiens over Toronto Maple Leafs  ▪  View Matchup »  
 
Semi-Finals (4-3): Toronto Maple Leafs over Boston Bruins  ▪  View Matchup »  
Semi-Finals (4-2): Montreal Canadiens over Chicago Black Hawks  ▪  View Matchup »  

Team Statistics

Rk Team AvAge GP W L T PTS PTS% GF GA SRS SOS TG/G PP PPO PP% PPA PPOA PK% SH SHA
1 Montreal Canadiens* 70 39 18 13 91 .650 258 158 1.19 -0.24 5.94
2 Boston Bruins* 70 32 29 9 73 .521 205 215 -0.12 0.02 6.00
3 Chicago Black Hawks* 70 28 29 13 69 .493 197 208 -0.13 0.03 5.79
4 Toronto Maple Leafs* 70 27 32 11 65 .464 189 201 -0.14 0.03 5.57
5 New York Rangers 70 26 32 12 64 .457 201 217 -0.19 0.04 5.97
6 Detroit Red Wings 70 25 37 8 58 .414 167 218 -0.61 0.12 5.50
League Average 70 29 30 11 69 .496 201 204 -0.03 0.01 5.78

NHL All-Star Team

1st Team
G: Jacques Plante*
D: Bill Gadsby*
D: Tom Johnson*
C: Jean Beliveau*
LW: Dickie Moore*
RW: Andy Bathgate*
2nd Team
G: Terry Sawchuk*
D: Doug Harvey*
D: Marcel Pronovost*
C: Henri Richard*
LW: Alex Delvecchio*
RW: Gordie Howe*