1956-57 Boston Bruins Roster and Statistics

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Record: 34-24-12 (80 points), Finished 3rd in NHL (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Milt Schmidt (34-24-12)

Goals For: 195 (3rd of 6), Goals Against: 174 (3rd of 6)
SRS: 0.25 (3rd of 6), SOS: -0.05 (4th of 6)

Playoffs:
Lost Stanley Cup Final (4-1) versus Montreal Canadiens
Won Semi-Finals (4-1) versus Detroit Red Wings

Game Results

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Team Statistics

Team AvAge GP W L T PTS PTS% GF GA SRS SOS TG/G PP PPO PP% PPA PPOA PK% SH SHA
Boston Bruins 70 34 24 12 80 .571 195 174 0.25 -0.05 5.27
League Average 70 28 28 13 70 .500 188 188 0.00 0.00 5.38

Roster

Age is on February 1 of given season
No. Player Pos Age Ht Wt S/C Exp Birth Date Summary
4 Bob Armstrong D 25 6-1 190 R/- 5 April 7, 1931 1 G, 15 A, 16 P
24 Bob Beckett C 20 6-0 185 L/- R April 8, 1936 0 G, 3 A, 3 P
11 Jack Bionda D 23 6-0 180 L/- 1 September 18, 1933 2 G, 3 A, 5 P
20 Leo Boivin D 24 5-8 183 L/- 5 August 2, 1932 2 G, 8 A, 10 P
18 Jack Caffery C 22 6-0 165 R/- 1 June 30, 1934 2 G, 2 A, 4 P
22 Dick Cherry D 19 6-0 195 L/- R March 28, 1937 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
12 Real Chevrefils LW 24 5-10 180 L/- 5 May 2, 1932 31 G, 17 A, 48 P
1 Norm Defelice G 24 5-10 150 -/L R January 19, 1933 3-5-2, 3.00 GAA
14 Fern Flaman D 30 5-10 190 R/- 12 January 25, 1927 6 G, 25 A, 31 P
9 Cal Gardner C 32 6-1 172 L/- 11 October 30, 1924 12 G, 20 A, 32 P
25 Floyd Hillman D 23 5-11 170 L/- R November 19, 1933 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
16 Leo Labine RW 25 5-10 170 R/- 5 July 22, 1931 18 G, 29 A, 47 P
8 Fleming MacKell C 27 5-7 156 L/- 9 April 30, 1929 22 G, 17 A, 39 P
17 Don McKenney C 22 6-0 160 L/- 2 April 30, 1934 21 G, 39 A, 60 P
19 Doug Mohns LW 23 6-0 185 L/- 3 December 13, 1933 6 G, 34 A, 40 P
25 Al Nicholson LW 20 6-1 180 L/- 1 April 26, 1936 0 G, 1 A, 1 P
22 Ed Panagabko LW 22 5-8 170 L/- 1 May 17, 1934 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
23 Johnny Peirson RW 31 5-11 170 R/- 9 July 21, 1925 13 G, 26 A, 39 P
24 George Ranieri LW 21 5-8 190 L/- R January 14, 1936 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
15 Larry Regan RW 26 5-9 162 R/- R August 9, 1930 14 G, 19 A, 33 P
1 Terry Sawchuk G 27 5-11 195 -/L 7 December 28, 1929 18-10-6, 2.38 GAA
1 Don Simmons G 25 5-10 150 -/R R September 13, 1931 13-9-4, 2.42 GAA
22 Floyd Smith RW 21 5-10 180 R/- 1 May 16, 1935 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
10 Allan Stanley D 30 6-1 170 L/- 8 March 1, 1926 6 G, 25 A, 31 P
7 Vic Stasiuk LW 27 6-0 185 L/- 7 May 23, 1929 24 G, 16 A, 40 P
21 Jerry Toppazzini RW 25 6-0 180 R/- 4 July 29, 1931 15 G, 23 A, 38 P

Scoring Regular Season

Scoring Goals Assists Ice Time Point Shares
Rk Player Pos Age GP G A PTS GC +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TOI ATOI OPS DPS PS
1 Don McKenney C 22 69 21 39 60 22 31 5.0 1.2 6.3
2 Real Chevrefils LW 24 70 31 17 48 22 38 4.8 1.2 6.0
3 Leo Labine RW 25 67 18 29 47 18 128 3.5 1.2 4.7
4 Vic Stasiuk LW 27 64 24 16 40 18 69 3.6 1.1 4.7
5 Doug Mohns LW 23 68 6 34 40 13 89 1.5 1.2 2.7
6 Fleming MacKell C 27 65 22 17 39 17 73 3.2 1.1 4.3
7 Johnny Peirson RW 31 68 13 26 39 14 41 2.1 1.2 3.3
8 Jerry Toppazzini RW 25 55 15 23 38 15 26 2.8 1.0 3.8
9 Larry Regan RW 26 69 14 19 33 13 29 1.6 1.2 2.8
10 Cal Gardner C 32 70 12 20 32 12 66 1.2 1.2 2.5
11 Fern Flaman D 30 68 6 25 31 10 108 2.5 4.8 7.3
12 Allan Stanley D 30 60 6 25 31 10 45 2.6 4.2 6.9
13 Bob Armstrong D 25 57 1 15 16 5 79 0.7 4.0 4.7
14 Leo Boivin D 24 55 2 8 10 3 55 0.2 3.9 4.1
15 Jack Bionda D 23 35 2 3 5 2 43 0.1 2.5 2.5
16 Jack Caffery C 22 47 2 2 4 2 20 -1.6 0.8 -0.7
17 Bob Beckett C 20 18 0 3 3 1 2 -0.5 0.3 -0.2
18 Al Nicholson LW 20 5 0 1 1 0 0 -0.1 0.1 0.0
19 Dick Cherry D 19 6 0 0 0 0 4 -0.1 0.4 0.3
20 Norm Defelice G 24 10 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0.0 1.3
21 Floyd Hillman D 23 6 0 0 0 0 10 -0.1 0.4 0.3
22 Ed Panagabko LW 22 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0
23 George Ranieri LW 21 2 0 0 0 0 0 -0.1 0.0 -0.1
24 Terry Sawchuk G 27 34 0 0 0 0 14 0.0 0.0 6.6
25 Don Simmons G 25 26 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 4.9
26 Floyd Smith RW 21 23 0 0 0 0 6 -1.1 0.4 -0.7
Team Total 70 195 322 517 978 31.8 33.7 78.2

Goalies Regular Season

Goalie Stats
Rk Player Pos Age GP W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN GA%- GSAA GPS
1 Terry Sawchuk G 27 34 18 10 6 81 2.38 2 2040 6.6
2 Don Simmons G 25 26 13 9 4 63 2.42 4 1560 4.9
3 Norm Defelice G 24 10 3 5 2 30 3.00 0 600 1.3
Team Total 70 34 24 12 174 2.49 6 4200 12.7

Scoring Playoffs

Scoring Goals Assists Ice Time
Rk Player Pos Age GP G A PTS GC +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TOI ATOI
1 Fleming MacKell C 27 10 5 3 8 4 4
2 Don McKenney C 22 10 1 5 6 2 4
3 Leo Labine RW 25 10 3 2 5 2 14
4 Leo Boivin D 24 10 2 3 5 2 12
5 Doug Mohns LW 23 10 2 3 5 2 2
6 Real Chevrefils LW 24 10 2 1 3 1 4
7 Cal Gardner C 32 10 2 1 3 1 2
8 Vic Stasiuk LW 27 10 2 1 3 1 2
9 Bob Armstrong D 25 10 0 3 3 1 10
10 Fern Flaman D 30 10 0 3 3 1 19
11 Johnny Peirson RW 31 10 0 3 3 1 12
12 Larry Regan RW 26 8 0 2 2 1 10
13 Buddy Boone RW 24 10 1 0 1 1 12
14 Jack Caffery C 22 10 1 0 1 1 4
15 Jack Bionda D 23 10 0 1 1 0 14
16 Jerry Toppazzini RW 25 10 0 1 1 0 2
17 Don Simmons G 25 10 0 0 0 0
Team Total 10 21 32 53 127

Goalies Playoffs

Goalie Stats
Rk Player Pos Age GP W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN GA%- GSAA
1 Don Simmons G 25 10 5 5 29 2.90 2 600
Team Total 10 5 5 29 2.90 2 600