League Playoff Series

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League Playoff Series Table
Stanley Cup Final 4-2 New York Rangers over Toronto Maple Leafs  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 2 Toronto Maple Leafs 1 New York Rangers 2 (OT)
Game 2 April 3 Toronto Maple Leafs 2 New York Rangers 6
Game 3 April 6 New York Rangers 1 Toronto Maple Leafs 2
Game 4 April 9 New York Rangers 0 Toronto Maple Leafs 3
Game 5 April 11 New York Rangers 2 Toronto Maple Leafs 1 (2OT)
Game 6 April 13 New York Rangers 3 Toronto Maple Leafs 2 (OT)
 
Semi-Finals 2-0 Toronto Maple Leafs over Detroit Red Wings  View Matchup »
Game 1 March 26 Detroit Red Wings 1 Toronto Maple Leafs 2
Game 2 March 28 Toronto Maple Leafs 3 Detroit Red Wings 1
 
Quarter-Finals 2-1 Detroit Red Wings over New York Americans  View Matchup »
Game 1 March 19 New York Americans 1 Detroit Red Wings 2 (OT)
Game 2 March 22 Detroit Red Wings 4 New York Americans 5
Game 3 March 24 New York Americans 1 Detroit Red Wings 3
Quarter-Finals 2-0 Toronto Maple Leafs over Chicago Black Hawks  View Matchup »
Game 1 March 19 Chicago Black Hawks 2 Toronto Maple Leafs 3 (OT)
Game 2 March 21 Toronto Maple Leafs 2 Chicago Black Hawks 1
 
Semi-Finals 4-2 New York Rangers over Boston Bruins  View Matchup »
Game 1 March 19 Boston Bruins 0 New York Rangers 4
Game 2 March 21 New York Rangers 2 Boston Bruins 4
Game 3 March 24 New York Rangers 3 Boston Bruins 4
Game 4 March 26 Boston Bruins 0 New York Rangers 1
Game 5 March 28 New York Rangers 1 Boston Bruins 0
Game 6 March 30 Boston Bruins 1 New York Rangers 4

Team Statistics

Team Statistics Table
Rk Team GP W L T OW OL W-L% G GA DIFF
1New York Rangers1284030.66729209
2Toronto Maple Leafs1064013.60021192
3Detroit Red Wings523010.4001112-1
4Boston Bruins624000.333915-6
5New York Americans312001.33379-2
6Chicago Black Hawks202001.00035-2
League Average6.33.23.20.01.01.0.50013.313.30

Overtime Goals

Overtime Goals Table
Date Location Name Team Final Score Opponent OTs OT Time Elapsed
1940-03-19DETHowe, SydDET2-1NYA10:25
1940-03-19TORApps, SylTOR3-2CBH16:35
1940-04-02NYRPike, AlfNYR2-1TOR115:30
1940-04-11TORPatrick, MuzzNYR2-1TOR231:43
1940-04-13TORHextall, BryanNYR3-2TOR12:07

See All-time List of Playoff OT goals.

 

Playoff Leaders

Goals
1. Syl Apps* • TOR 5
Hank GoldupTOR 5
3. Bryan Hextall* • NYR 4
4. Mud BruneteauDET 3
Mac ColvilleNYR 3
Gordie Drillon* • TOR 3
Muzz PatrickNYR 3
Alf PikeNYR 3
Babe Pratt* • NYR 3
Hooley Smith* • NYA 3
Phil WatsonNYR 3
Assists
1. Neil Colville* • NYR 7
2. Phil WatsonNYR 6
3. Alex ShibickyNYR 5
4. Dutch HillerNYR 4
5. Clint Smith* • NYR 3
Sweeney Schriner* • TOR 3
Nick MetzTOR 3
Gus MarkerTOR 3
Pete LangelleTOR 3
Bryan Hextall* • NYR 3
Ott HellerNYR 3
Bob DavidsonTOR 3
Herb CainBOS 3
Tom AndersonNYA 3
Sid Abel* • DET 3
John SorrellNYA 3
Points
1. Neil Colville* • NYR 9
Phil WatsonNYR 9
3. Syl Apps* • TOR 7
Bryan Hextall* • NYR 7
Alex ShibickyNYR 7
Goals Created
1. Syl Apps* • TOR 3.5
2. Phil WatsonNYR 3.4
3. Hank GoldupTOR 3.2
4. Neil Colville* • NYR 3.1
Bryan Hextall* • NYR 3.1
Penalties in Minutes
1. Red Horner* • TOR 55
2. Gus MarkerTOR 23
3. Art Coulter* • NYR 21
Sid Abel* • DET 21
5. Babe Pratt* • NYR 18
Neil Colville* • NYR 18
Goals Per Game
1. Syl Apps* • TOR 0.50
Hank GoldupTOR 0.50
Assists Per Game
1. Neil Colville* • NYR 0.58
2. Phil WatsonNYR 0.50
3. Alex ShibickyNYR 0.45
Games Played
1. Dave KerrNYR 12
2. Turk Broda* • TOR 10
3. Frank Brimsek* • BOS 6
4. Tiny Thompson* • DET 5
5. Earl RobertsonNYA 3
Wins
1. Dave KerrNYR 8
2. Turk Broda* • TOR 6
3. Tiny Thompson* • DET 2
Frank Brimsek* • BOS 2
5. Earl RobertsonNYA 1
Losses
1. Frank Brimsek* • BOS 4
Turk Broda* • TOR 4
Dave KerrNYR 4
4. Tiny Thompson* • DET 3
5. Paul GoodmanCBH 2
Earl RobertsonNYA 2
Goals Against
1. Dave KerrNYR 20
2. Turk Broda* • TOR 19
3. Frank Brimsek* • BOS 15
4. Tiny Thompson* • DET 12
5. Earl RobertsonNYA 9
Goals Against Average
1. Dave KerrNYR 1.56
2. Turk Broda* • TOR 1.74
3. Tiny Thompson* • DET 2.40
4. Frank Brimsek* • BOS 2.50
Shutouts
1. Dave KerrNYR 3
2. Turk Broda* • TOR 1
Minutes
1. Dave KerrNYR 770
2. Turk Broda* • TOR 657
3. Frank Brimsek* • BOS 360
4. Tiny Thompson* • DET 300
5. Earl RobertsonNYA 180

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