1962-63 Montreal Canadiens Roster and Statistics

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Record: 28-19-23 (79 points), Finished 3rd in NHL (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Toe Blake (28-19-23)

Goals For: 225 (1st of 6), Goals Against: 183 (3rd of 6)
SRS: 0.50 (1st of 6), SOS: -0.10 (6th of 6)

Playoffs:
Lost Semi-Finals (4-1) versus Toronto Maple Leafs

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
Montreal Canadiens 70 28 19 23 79 .564 225 183 0.50 -0.10 5.83
League Average 70 27 27 15 70 .498 208 209 -0.01 0.00 5.97

Roster

Age is on February 1 of given season
No. Player Pos Age Ht Wt S/C Exp Birth Date Summary
6 Ralph Backstrom C 25 5-10 165 L/- 6 September 18, 1937 23 G, 12 A, 35 P
4 Jean Beliveau C 31 6-3 205 L/- 11 August 31, 1931 18 G, 49 A, 67 P
18 Red Berenson LW 23 6-0 185 L/- 1 December 8, 1939 2 G, 6 A, 8 P
26 Gerry Brisson RW 25 5-9 155 L/- R September 3, 1937 0 G, 2 A, 2 P
19 Lou Fontinato D 31 6-1 195 L/- 8 January 20, 1932 2 G, 8 A, 10 P
11 Jean Gauthier D 25 6-1 190 R/- 2 April 29, 1937 1 G, 17 A, 18 P
5 Bernie Geoffrion RW 31 5-9 166 R/- 12 February 16, 1931 23 G, 18 A, 41 P
20 Phil Goyette C 29 5-11 170 L/- 6 October 31, 1933 5 G, 8 A, 13 P
25 Terry Harper D 23 6-1 200 R/- R January 27, 1940 1 G, 1 A, 2 P
8 Bill Hicke RW 24 5-8 164 L/- 3 March 31, 1938 17 G, 22 A, 39 P
10 Tom Johnson D 34 6-0 180 L/- 13 February 18, 1928 3 G, 5 A, 8 P
26 Jacques Laperriere D 21 6-2 190 L/- R November 22, 1941 0 G, 2 A, 2 P
25 Claude Larose RW 20 6-0 180 R/- R March 2, 1942 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
30 Cesare Maniago G 24 6-3 195 -/L 1 January 13, 1939 5-5-4, 3.07 GAA
22 Don Marshall C 30 5-10 160 L/- 9 March 23, 1932 13 G, 20 A, 33 P
23 Bill McCreary LW/RW 28 5-10 172 L/- 3 December 2, 1934 2 G, 3 A, 5 P
12 Dickie Moore LW 32 5-10 168 L/- 11 January 6, 1931 24 G, 26 A, 50 P
1 Jacques Plante G 34 6-0 175 -/L 10 January 17, 1929 22-14-19, 2.49 GAA
14 Claude Provost RW 29 5-9 168 R/- 7 September 17, 1933 20 G, 30 A, 50 P
16 Henri Richard C 26 5-7 160 R/- 7 February 29, 1936 23 G, 50 A, 73 P
15 Bobby Rousseau RW 22 5-10 178 R/- 2 July 26, 1940 19 G, 18 A, 37 P
17 Jean-Guy Talbot D 30 5-11 170 L/- 8 July 11, 1932 3 G, 22 A, 25 P
21 Gilles Tremblay LW 24 5-10 170 L/- 2 December 17, 1938 25 G, 24 A, 49 P
3 J.C. Tremblay D 24 5-11 170 L/- 3 January 22, 1939 1 G, 17 A, 18 P
31 Ernie Wakely G 22 5-11 160 -/L R November 27, 1940 1-0-0, 3.00 GAA

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 Henri Richard C 26 67 23 50 73 27 57 5.8 1.2 7.0
2 Jean Beliveau C 31 69 18 49 67 24 68 4.7 1.2 5.9
3 Dickie Moore LW 32 67 24 26 50 21 61 3.8 1.2 5.0
4 Claude Provost RW 29 67 20 30 50 19 26 3.4 1.2 4.6
5 Gilles Tremblay LW 24 60 25 24 49 21 42 4.1 1.1 5.2
6 Bernie Geoffrion RW 31 51 23 18 41 18 73 3.6 0.9 4.5
7 Bill Hicke RW 24 70 17 22 39 16 39 2.0 1.3 3.2
8 Bobby Rousseau RW 22 62 19 18 37 16 15 2.3 1.1 3.4
9 Ralph Backstrom C 25 70 23 12 35 16 51 2.1 1.3 3.4
10 Don Marshall C 30 65 13 20 33 13 6 1.3 1.2 2.4
11 Jean-Guy Talbot D 30 70 3 22 25 8 51 1.4 5.0 6.4
12 Jean Gauthier D 25 65 1 17 18 5 46 0.6 4.7 5.3
13 J.C. Tremblay D 24 69 1 17 18 5 10 0.5 5.0 5.5
14 Phil Goyette C 29 32 5 8 13 5 2 0.2 0.6 0.8
15 Lou Fontinato D 31 63 2 8 10 3 141 0.0 4.5 4.5
16 Tom Johnson D 34 43 3 5 8 3 28 0.3 3.1 3.3
17 Red Berenson LW 23 37 2 6 8 3 15 -0.8 0.7 -0.1
18 Bill McCreary LW/RW 28 14 2 3 5 2 0 0.0 0.3 0.2
19 Terry Harper D 23 14 1 1 2 1 10 0.0 1.0 1.0
20 Gerry Brisson RW 25 4 0 2 2 1 4 0.0 0.1 0.1
21 Jacques Laperriere D 21 6 0 2 2 1 2 0.1 0.4 0.5
22 Jacques Plante G 34 56 0 1 1 0 2 0.0 0.0 11.4
23 Claude Larose RW 20 4 0 0 0 0 0 -0.2 0.1 -0.1
24 Cesare Maniago G 24 14 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0.0 2.1
25 Ernie Wakely G 22 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.2
Team Total 70 225 361 586 751 35.1 37.0 85.7

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 Jacques Plante G 34 56 22 14 19 138 2.49 5 3320 11.4
2 Cesare Maniago G 24 14 5 5 4 42 3.07 0 820 2.1
3 Ernie Wakely G 22 1 1 0 0 3 3.00 0 60 0.2
Team Total 70 28 19 23 183 2.61 5 4200 13.6

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 Jean Beliveau C 31 5 2 1 3 1 2
2 Gilles Tremblay LW 24 5 2 0 2 1 0
3 Henri Richard C 26 5 1 1 2 1 2
4 Terry Harper D 23 5 1 0 1 1 8
5 Bernie Geoffrion RW 31 5 0 1 1 0 4
6 Jacques Laperriere D 21 5 0 1 1 0 4
7 Dickie Moore LW 32 5 0 1 1 0 2
8 Claude Provost RW 29 5 0 1 1 0 2
9 Bobby Rousseau RW 22 5 0 1 1 0 2
10 Ralph Backstrom C 25 5 0 0 0 0 2
11 Red Berenson LW 23 5 0 0 0 0 0
12 Jean Gauthier D 25 5 0 0 0 0 12
13 Phil Goyette C 29 2 0 0 0 0 0
14 Bill Hicke RW 24 5 0 0 0 0 0
15 Don Marshall C 30 5 0 0 0 0 0
16 Jacques Plante G 34 5 0 0 0 0 0
17 Bill Sutherland C 28 2 0 0 0 0 0
18 Jean-Guy Talbot D 30 5 0 0 0 0 8
19 J.C. Tremblay D 24 5 0 0 0 0 0
Team Total 5 6 7 13 48 0

Goalies Playoffs

Goalie Stats
Rk Player Pos Age GP W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN GA%- GSAA
1 Jacques Plante G 34 5 1 4 14 2.80 0 300
Team Total 5 1 4 14 2.80 0 300