League Playoff Series

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League Playoff Series Table
Stanley Cup Final 4-3 Detroit Red Wings over Montreal Canadiens  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 3 Montreal Canadiens 2 Detroit Red Wings 4
Game 2 April 5 Montreal Canadiens 1 Detroit Red Wings 7
Game 3 April 7 Detroit Red Wings 2 Montreal Canadiens 4
Game 4 April 9 Detroit Red Wings 3 Montreal Canadiens 5
Game 5 April 10 Montreal Canadiens 1 Detroit Red Wings 5
Game 6 April 12 Detroit Red Wings 3 Montreal Canadiens 6
Game 7 April 14 Montreal Canadiens 1 Detroit Red Wings 3
 
Semi-Finals 4-1 Montreal Canadiens over Boston Bruins  View Matchup »
Game 1 March 22 Boston Bruins 0 Montreal Canadiens 2
Game 2 March 24 Boston Bruins 1 Montreal Canadiens 3
Game 3 March 27 Montreal Canadiens 2 Boston Bruins 4
Game 4 March 29 Montreal Canadiens 4 Boston Bruins 3 (OT)
Game 5 March 31 Boston Bruins 1 Montreal Canadiens 5
Semi-Finals 4-0 Detroit Red Wings over Toronto Maple Leafs  View Matchup »
Game 1 March 22 Toronto Maple Leafs 4 Detroit Red Wings 7
Game 2 March 24 Toronto Maple Leafs 1 Detroit Red Wings 2
Game 3 March 26 Detroit Red Wings 2 Toronto Maple Leafs 1
Game 4 March 29 Detroit Red Wings 3 Toronto Maple Leafs 0

Team Statistics

Team Statistics Table
Rk Team GP W L T OW OL W-L% G GA DIFF
1 Detroit Red Wings 11 8 3 0 0 0 .727 41 26 15
2 Montreal Canadiens 12 7 5 0 1 0 .583 36 36 0
3 Boston Bruins 5 1 4 0 0 1 .200 9 16 -7
4 Toronto Maple Leafs 4 0 4 0 0 0 .000 6 14 -8
League Average 8.0 4.0 4.0 0.0 0.5 0.5 .500 23.0 23.0 0

Overtime Goals

Overtime Goals Table
Date Location Name Team Final Score Opponent OTs OT Time Elapsed
1955-03-29 BOS Marshall, Don MTL 4-3 BOS 1 3:05

See All-time List of Playoff OT goals.

 

Playoff Leaders

Goals
1. Gordie Howe* • DET 9
2. Floyd CurryMTL 8
Bernie Geoffrion* • MTL 8
4. Alex Delvecchio* • DET 7
Ted Lindsay* • DET 7
Assists
1. Ted Lindsay* • DET 12
2. Gordie Howe* • DET 11
3. Alex Delvecchio* • DET 8
Doug Harvey* • MTL 8
Calum MacKayMTL 8
Points
1. Gordie Howe* • DET 20
2. Ted Lindsay* • DET 19
3. Alex Delvecchio* • DET 15
4. Jean Beliveau* • MTL 13
Bernie Geoffrion* • MTL 13
Goals Created
1. Gordie Howe* • DET 8.2
2. Ted Lindsay* • DET 7.4
3. Alex Delvecchio* • DET 6.2
4. Bernie Geoffrion* • MTL 5.7
5. Floyd CurryMTL 5.5
Penalties in Minutes
1. Butch Bouchard* • MTL 37
2. Gordie Howe* • DET 24
3. Tom Johnson* • MTL 22
Dickie Moore* • MTL 22
5. Bert Olmstead* • MTL 21
Goals Per Game
1. Gordie Howe* • DET 0.82
2. Floyd CurryMTL 0.67
Bernie Geoffrion* • MTL 0.67
4. Alex Delvecchio* • DET 0.64
Ted Lindsay* • DET 0.64
Assists Per Game
1. Ted Lindsay* • DET 1.09
2. Gordie Howe* • DET 1.00
Bill Quackenbush* • BOS 1.00
4. Alex Delvecchio* • DET 0.73
5. Doug Harvey* • MTL 0.67
Calum MacKayMTL 0.67
Points Per Game
1. Gordie Howe* • DET 1.82
2. Ted Lindsay* • DET 1.73
3. Alex Delvecchio* • DET 1.36
4. Dutch ReibelDET 1.09
5. Jean Beliveau* • MTL 1.08
Bernie Geoffrion* • MTL 1.08
Goals Created Per Game
1. Gordie Howe* • DET 0.75
2. Ted Lindsay* • DET 0.67
3. Alex Delvecchio* • DET 0.57
4. Bernie Geoffrion* • MTL 0.48
5. Floyd CurryMTL 0.45
Games Played
1. Jacques Plante* • MTL 12
2. Terry Sawchuk* • DET 11
3. Charlie HodgeMTL 4
Harry Lumley* • TOR 4
5. Jim HenryBOS 3
Wins
1. Terry Sawchuk* • DET 8
2. Jacques Plante* • MTL 6
3. Jim HenryBOS 1
Charlie HodgeMTL 1
Losses
1. Harry Lumley* • TOR 4
2. Jacques Plante* • MTL 3
Terry Sawchuk* • DET 3
4. John HendersonBOS 2
Jim HenryBOS 2
Charlie HodgeMTL 2
Goals Against
1. Jacques Plante* • MTL 30
2. Terry Sawchuk* • DET 26
3. Harry Lumley* • TOR 14
4. John HendersonBOS 8
Jim HenryBOS 8
Goals Against Average
1. Terry Sawchuk* • DET 2.36
2. Jacques Plante* • MTL 2.82
Shutouts
1. Terry Sawchuk* • DET 1
Minutes
1. Terry Sawchuk* • DET 660
2. Jacques Plante* • MTL 639
3. Harry Lumley* • TOR 240
4. Jim HenryBOS 183
5. John HendersonBOS 120

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