1945-46 Montreal Canadiens Roster and Statistics

Franchise Index

Record: 28-17-5 (61 points), Finished 1st in NHL (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Dick Irvin (28-17-5)

1945-46 Stanley Cup Champions

Goals For: 172 (3rd of 6), Goals Against: 134 (1st of 6)
SRS: 0.63 (1st of 6), SOS: -0.13 (6th of 6)

Playoffs:
Won Stanley Cup Final (4-1) versus Boston Bruins
Won Semi-Finals (4-0) versus Chicago Black Hawks


Game Results

Height of bar is margin of victory  ▪  Mouseover bar for details  ▪  Click for box score  ▪  Grouped by Month

Team Statistics

Team AvAge GP W L T PTS PTS% GF GA SRS SOS TG/G PP PPO PP% PPA PPOA PK% SH SHA
Montreal Canadiens 50 28 17 5 61 .610 172 134 0.63 -0.13 6.12
League Average 50 21 21 8 50 .500 167 167 0.00 0.00 6.69

Roster

Age is on February 1 of given season
No. Player Pos Age Ht Wt S/C Exp Birth Date Summary
Joe Benoit RW 29 5-10 160 R/- 3 February 27, 1916 9 G, 10 A, 19 P
Paul Bibeault G 26 5-9 160 -/L 5 April 13, 1919 4-6-0, 3.00 GAA
6 Toe Blake LW 33 5-10 165 L/- 11 August 21, 1912 29 G, 21 A, 50 P
Butch Bouchard D 26 6-2 205 R/- 4 September 4, 1919 7 G, 10 A, 17 P
Murph Chamberlain LW 30 5-11 165 L/- 8 February 14, 1915 12 G, 14 A, 26 P
Bill Durnan G 30 6-0 190 -/R 2 January 22, 1916 24-11-5, 2.60 GAA
Frank Eddolls D 24 5-8 180 L/- 1 July 5, 1921 0 G, 1 A, 1 P
Bob Fillion LW 24 5-10 170 L/- 2 July 12, 1921 10 G, 6 A, 16 P
Glen Harmon D 25 5-9 165 L/- 3 January 2, 1921 7 G, 10 A, 17 P
Dutch Hiller LW 30 5-8 170 L/- 8 May 11, 1915 7 G, 11 A, 18 P
Elmer Lach C 28 5-10 165 L/- 5 January 22, 1918 13 G, 34 A, 47 P
Leo Lamoureux D 29 5-11 175 L/- 4 October 1, 1916 5 G, 7 A, 12 P
Vic Lynn LW 21 5-10 175 L/- 2 January 26, 1925 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
Murdo MacKay C 28 5-11 175 R/- R August 8, 1917 0 G, 1 A, 1 P
Mike McMahon D 30 5-8 215 L/- 1 February 1, 1915 0 G, 1 A, 1 P
Ken Mosdell C 23 6-1 170 L/- 2 July 13, 1922 2 G, 1 A, 3 P
Buddy O'Connor C 29 5-8 142 R/- 4 June 21, 1916 11 G, 11 A, 22 P
Jimmy Peters RW 23 5-11 165 R/- R October 2, 1922 11 G, 19 A, 30 P
Gerry Plamondon LW 21 5-8 170 L/- R January 5, 1925 0 G, 2 A, 2 P
Ken Reardon D 24 5-10 180 L/- 2 April 1, 1921 5 G, 4 A, 9 P
Billy Reay C 27 5-7 155 L/- 2 August 21, 1918 17 G, 12 A, 29 P
9 Maurice Richard RW 24 5-10 170 L/- 3 August 4, 1921 27 G, 21 A, 48 P
Lorrain Thibeault LW 27 5-7 180 L/- 1 October 2, 1918 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
Nils Tremblay C 22 5-9 170 R/- 1 July 26, 1923 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
Moe White LW 26 5-11 178 L/- R July 28, 1919 0 G, 1 A, 1 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 Toe Blake LW 33 50 29 21 50 25 2 4.9 1.1 6.0
2 Maurice Richard RW 24 50 27 21 48 24 50 4.5 1.1 5.7
3 Elmer Lach C 28 50 13 34 47 19 34 3.1 1.1 4.2
4 Jimmy Peters RW 23 47 11 19 30 13 10 1.5 1.0 2.5
5 Billy Reay C 27 44 17 12 29 15 10 2.1 1.0 3.1
6 Murph Chamberlain LW 30 40 12 14 26 12 42 1.5 0.9 2.4
7 Buddy O'Connor C 29 45 11 11 22 10 2 0.8 1.0 1.8
8 Joe Benoit RW 29 39 9 10 19 9 8 0.6 0.9 1.5
9 Dutch Hiller LW 30 45 7 11 18 8 4 0.0 1.0 1.0
10 Butch Bouchard D 26 45 7 10 17 8 52 1.4 4.0 5.3
11 Glen Harmon D 25 49 7 10 17 8 28 1.3 4.3 5.6
12 Bob Fillion LW 24 50 10 6 16 8 12 -0.1 1.1 1.0
13 Leo Lamoureux D 29 45 5 7 12 5 18 0.7 4.0 4.7
14 Ken Reardon D 24 43 5 4 9 4 45 0.4 3.8 4.3
15 Ken Mosdell C 23 13 2 1 3 2 8 -0.2 0.3 0.1
16 Gerry Plamondon LW 21 6 0 2 2 1 2 -0.1 0.1 0.0
17 Frank Eddolls D 24 8 0 1 1 0 6 -0.1 0.7 0.6
18 Murdo MacKay C 28 5 0 1 1 0 0 -0.2 0.1 -0.1
19 Mike McMahon D 30 13 0 1 1 0 2 -0.2 1.2 1.0
20 Moe White LW 26 4 0 1 1 0 2 -0.1 0.1 0.0
21 Paul Bibeault G 26 10 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 2.0
22 Bill Durnan G 30 40 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 9.2
23 Vic Lynn LW 21 2 0 0 0 0 0 -0.1 0.0 -0.1
24 Lorrain Thibeault LW 27 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.1 0.0 0.0
25 Nils Tremblay C 22 2 0 0 0 0 0 -0.1 0.0 -0.1
Team Total 50 172 197 369 337 21.7 28.9 61.9

Goalies Regular Season

Goalie Stats
Rk Player Pos Age GP GS W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN QS QS% RBS GA%- GSAA GPS
1 Bill Durnan G 30 40 24 11 5 104 2.60 4 2400 9.2
2 Paul Bibeault G 26 10 4 6 0 30 3.00 0 600 2.0
Team Total 50 28 17 5 134 2.68 4 3000 11.2

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 Elmer Lach C 28 9 5 12 17 7 4
2 Toe Blake LW 33 9 7 6 13 6 5
3 Maurice Richard RW 24 9 7 4 11 6 15
4 Bob Fillion LW 24 9 4 3 7 4 6
5 Murph Chamberlain LW 30 9 4 2 6 3 18
6 Dutch Hiller LW 30 9 4 2 6 3 2
7 Ken Mosdell C 23 9 4 1 5 3 6
8 Buddy O'Connor C 29 9 2 3 5 2 0
9 Glen Harmon D 25 9 1 4 5 2 0
10 Jimmy Peters RW 23 9 3 1 4 2 6
11 Butch Bouchard D 26 9 2 1 3 2 17
12 Billy Reay C 27 9 1 2 3 1 4
13 Ken Reardon D 24 9 1 1 2 1 4
14 Leo Lamoureux D 29 9 0 2 2 1 2
15 Frank Eddolls D 24 8 0 1 1 0 2
16 Bill Durnan G 30 9 0 0 0 0
17 Gerry Plamondon LW 21 1 0 0 0 0 0
Team Total 9 45 45 90 91

Goalies Playoffs

Goalie Stats
Rk Player Pos Age GP GS W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN QS QS% RBS GA%- GSAA
1 Bill Durnan G 30 9 8 1 20 2.07 0 581
Team Total 9 8 1 20 2.07 0 581