League Playoff Series

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League Playoff Series Table
Stanley Cup Final 4-1 Toronto Maple Leafs over Montreal Canadiens  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 11 Montreal Canadiens 2 Toronto Maple Leafs 3 (OT)
Game 2 April 14 Montreal Canadiens 3 Toronto Maple Leafs 2 (OT)
Game 3 April 17 Toronto Maple Leafs 2 Montreal Canadiens 1 (OT)
Game 4 April 19 Toronto Maple Leafs 3 Montreal Canadiens 2 (OT)
Game 5 April 21 Montreal Canadiens 2 Toronto Maple Leafs 3 (OT)
 
Semi-Finals 4-1-1 Toronto Maple Leafs over Boston Bruins* Game 2 called tie after 1 OT due to curfew View Matchup »
Game 1 March 28 Boston Bruins 2 Toronto Maple Leafs 0
Game 2 March 31 Boston Bruins 1 Toronto Maple Leafs 1 (OT)
Game 3 April 1 Toronto Maple Leafs 3 Boston Bruins 0
Game 4 April 3 Toronto Maple Leafs 3 Boston Bruins 1
Game 5 April 7 Boston Bruins 1 Toronto Maple Leafs 4
Game 6 April 8 Toronto Maple Leafs 6 Boston Bruins 0
Semi-Finals 4-2 Montreal Canadiens over Detroit Red Wings  View Matchup »
Game 1 March 27 Montreal Canadiens 3 Detroit Red Wings 2 (4OT)
Game 2 March 29 Montreal Canadiens 1 Detroit Red Wings 0 (3OT)
Game 3 March 31 Detroit Red Wings 2 Montreal Canadiens 0
Game 4 April 3 Detroit Red Wings 4 Montreal Canadiens 1
Game 5 April 5 Montreal Canadiens 5 Detroit Red Wings 2
Game 6 April 7 Detroit Red Wings 2 Montreal Canadiens 3

Team Statistics

Team Statistics Table
Rk Team GP W L T OW OL W-L% G GA DIFF
1 Toronto Maple Leafs 11 8 2 1 4 1 .773 30 15 15
2 Montreal Canadiens 11 5 6 0 3 4 .455 23 25 -2
3 Detroit Red Wings 6 2 4 0 0 2 .333 12 13 -1
4 Boston Bruins 6 1 4 1 0 0 .250 5 17 -12
League Average 8.5 4.0 4.0 0.5 1.8 1.8 .500 17.5 17.5 0

Overtime Goals

Overtime Goals Table
Date Location Name Team Final Score Opponent OTs OT Time Elapsed
1951-03-27 DET Richard, Maurice MTL 3-2 DET 4 61:09
1951-03-29 DET Richard, Maurice MTL 1-0 DET 3 42:20
1951-04-11 TOR Smith, Sid TOR 3-2 MTL 1 5:51
1951-04-14 TOR Richard, Maurice MTL 3-2 TOR 1 2:55
1951-04-17 MTL Kennedy, Ted TOR 2-1 MTL 1 4:47
1951-04-19 MTL Watson, Harry TOR 3-2 MTL 1 5:15
1951-04-21 TOR Barilko, Bill TOR 3-2 MTL 1 2:53

See All-time List of Playoff OT goals.

 

Playoff Leaders

Goals
1. Maurice Richard* • MTL 9
2. Sid SmithTOR 7
3. Sid Abel* • DET 4
Gordie Howe* • DET 4
Ted Kennedy* • TOR 4
Joe KlukayTOR 4
Tod SloanTOR 4
Assists
1. Max Bentley* • TOR 11
2. Tod SloanTOR 5
Ted Kennedy* • TOR 5
Doug Harvey* • MTL 5
5. Maurice Richard* • MTL 4
Bert Olmstead* • MTL 4
Points
1. Max Bentley* • TOR 13
Maurice Richard* • MTL 13
3. Sid SmithTOR 10
4. Ted Kennedy* • TOR 9
Tod SloanTOR 9
Goals Created
1. Maurice Richard* • MTL 6.4
2. Sid SmithTOR 4.8
3. Max Bentley* • TOR 4.3
4. Ted Kennedy* • TOR 3.7
Tod SloanTOR 3.7
Penalties in Minutes
1. Jimmy ThomsonTOR 34
2. Bill BarilkoTOR 31
3. Bill EzinickiBOS 18
Tod SloanTOR 18
5. Howie MeekerTOR 14
Goals Per Game
1. Maurice Richard* • MTL 0.82
2. Sid SmithTOR 0.64
Assists Per Game
1. Max Bentley* • TOR 1.00
2. Tod SloanTOR 0.45
Ted Kennedy* • TOR 0.45
Doug Harvey* • MTL 0.45
Points Per Game
1. Max Bentley* • TOR 1.18
Maurice Richard* • MTL 1.18
3. Sid SmithTOR 0.91
Goals Created Per Game
1. Maurice Richard* • MTL 0.58
Games Played
1. Gerry McNeilMTL 11
2. Turk Broda* • TOR 8
3. Terry Sawchuk* • DET 6
4. Jack GelineauBOS 4
Al RollinsTOR 4
Wins
1. Gerry McNeilMTL 5
Turk Broda* • TOR 5
3. Al RollinsTOR 3
4. Terry Sawchuk* • DET 2
5. Jack GelineauBOS 1
Losses
1. Gerry McNeilMTL 6
2. Terry Sawchuk* • DET 4
3. Jack GelineauBOS 2
Gord HenryBOS 2
5. Turk Broda* • TOR 1
Al RollinsTOR 1
Goals Against
1. Gerry McNeilMTL 25
2. Terry Sawchuk* • DET 13
3. Gord HenryBOS 10
4. Turk Broda* • TOR 9
5. Jack GelineauBOS 7
Goals Against Average
1. Turk Broda* • TOR 1.10
2. Terry Sawchuk* • DET 1.68
3. Gerry McNeilMTL 1.91
Shutouts
1. Turk Broda* • TOR 2
2. Jack GelineauBOS 1
Gerry McNeilMTL 1
Terry Sawchuk* • DET 1
Minutes
1. Gerry McNeilMTL 785
2. Turk Broda* • TOR 492
3. Terry Sawchuk* • DET 463
4. Jack GelineauBOS 260
5. Al RollinsTOR 210

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