1955-56 New York Rangers Roster and Statistics

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Record: 32-28-10 (74 points), Finished 3rd in NHL (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Phil Watson (32-28-10)

Goals For: 204 (2nd of 6), Goals Against: 203 (5th of 6)
SRS: 0.01 (3rd of 6), SOS: -0.00 (4th of 6)

Playoffs:
Lost Semi-Finals (4-1) versus Montreal Canadiens

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
New York Rangers 70 32 28 10 74 .529 204 203 0.01 0.00 5.81
League Average 70 28 29 12 69 .493 175 178 -0.04 0.01 5.03

Roster

Age is on February 1 of given season
No. Player Pos Age Ht Wt S/C Exp Birth Date Summary
14 Jim Bartlett LW 23 5-9 165 L/- 1 May 27, 1932 0 G, 1 A, 1 P
9 Andy Bathgate RW 23 6-0 180 R/- 3 August 28, 1932 19 G, 47 A, 66 P
6 Pete Conacher LW 23 5-10 165 L/- 4 July 29, 1932 11 G, 11 A, 22 P
16 Dave Creighton C 25 6-1 195 L/- 7 June 24, 1930 20 G, 31 A, 51 P
5 Jack Evans D 27 6-0 185 L/- 6 April 21, 1928 2 G, 9 A, 11 P
8 Lou Fontinato D 24 6-1 195 L/- 1 January 20, 1932 3 G, 15 A, 18 P
4 Bill Gadsby D 28 6-0 180 L/- 9 August 8, 1927 9 G, 42 A, 51 P
10 Jean-Guy Gendron LW 21 5-9 165 L/- R August 30, 1934 5 G, 7 A, 12 P
20 Aldo Guidolin D 23 6-0 180 R/- 3 June 6, 1932 1 G, 0 A, 1 P
12 Andy Hebenton RW 26 5-9 180 L/- R October 3, 1929 24 G, 14 A, 38 P
18 Wally Hergesheimer RW 29 5-8 155 R/- 4 January 8, 1927 22 G, 18 A, 40 P
11 Bronco Horvath C 25 5-11 185 L/- R March 12, 1930 12 G, 17 A, 29 P
3 Harry Howell D 23 6-1 195 L/- 3 December 28, 1932 3 G, 15 A, 18 P
21 Ron Howell LW 20 6-0 185 L/- 1 December 4, 1935 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
2 Ivan Irwin D 28 6-2 185 L/- 3 March 13, 1927 0 G, 1 A, 1 P
22 Danny Lewicki LW 24 5-8 147 L/- 5 March 12, 1931 18 G, 27 A, 45 P
15 Ron Murphy LW 22 5-11 185 L/- 3 April 10, 1933 16 G, 28 A, 44 P
19 Larry Popein C 25 5-10 165 L/- 1 August 11, 1930 14 G, 25 A, 39 P
17 Dean Prentice LW 23 5-11 180 L/- 3 October 5, 1932 24 G, 18 A, 42 P
7 Don Raleigh C 29 5-11 150 L/- 9 June 27, 1926 1 G, 12 A, 13 P
1 Gump Worsley G 26 5-7 180 -/L 2 May 14, 1929 32-28-10, 2.83 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 Andy Bathgate RW 23 70 19 47 66 23 0 59 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 6.0 0.8 6.7
2 Dave Creighton C 25 70 20 31 51 19 0 43 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 4.5 0.8 5.2
3 Bill Gadsby D 28 70 9 42 51 16 0 84 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 5.1 3.1 8.2
4 Danny Lewicki LW 24 70 18 27 45 17 0 26 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 3.6 0.8 4.4
5 Ron Murphy LW 22 66 16 28 44 16 0 71 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 3.4 0.7 4.2
6 Dean Prentice LW 23 70 24 18 42 18 0 44 24 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 3.9 0.8 4.7
7 Wally Hergesheimer RW 29 70 22 18 40 17 0 26 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 3.5 0.8 4.3
8 Larry Popein C 25 64 14 25 39 14 0 37 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 2.8 0.7 3.5
9 Andy Hebenton RW 26 70 24 14 38 17 0 8 24 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 3.5 0.8 4.3
10 Bronco Horvath C 25 66 12 17 29 11 0 40 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 1.4 0.7 2.1
11 Pete Conacher LW 23 41 11 11 22 9 0 10 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 1.7 0.5 2.1
12 Lou Fontinato D 24 70 3 15 18 6 0 202 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 0.9 3.1 3.9
13 Harry Howell D 23 70 3 15 18 6 0 77 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 0.9 3.1 3.9
14 Don Raleigh C 29 29 1 12 13 4 0 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 0.2 0.3 0.5
15 Jean-Guy Gendron LW 21 63 5 7 12 5 0 38 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 -1.1 0.7 -0.4
16 Jack Evans D 27 70 2 9 11 4 0 104 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 0.0 3.1 3.1
17 Aldo Guidolin D 23 14 1 0 1 1 0 8 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 -0.1 0.6 0.6
18 Jim Bartlett LW 23 12 0 1 1 0 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 -0.4 0.1 -0.3
19 Ivan Irwin D 28 34 0 1 1 0 0 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 -0.6 1.5 0.9
20 Ron Howell LW 20 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 0.0 0.0 0.0
21 Gump Worsley G 26 70 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 0.0 0.0 8.8
Team Total 70 204 338 542 0 911 204 0 0 0 0 38.9 22.9 70.6

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 Gump Worsley G 26 70 32 28 10 198 2.83 4 4200 8.8
Team Total 70 32 28 10 198 2.83 4 4200 8.8

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 Bill Gadsby D 28 5 1 3 4 1 4
2 Jean-Guy Gendron LW 21 5 2 1 3 1 2
3 Andy Bathgate RW 23 5 1 2 3 1 2
4 Bronco Horvath C 25 5 1 2 3 1 4
5 Danny Lewicki LW 24 5 0 3 3 1 0
6 Jack Evans D 27 5 1 0 1 1 18
7 Andy Hebenton RW 26 5 1 0 1 1 2
8 Wally Hergesheimer RW 29 5 1 0 1 1 0
9 Dean Prentice LW 23 5 1 0 1 1 2
10 Harry Howell D 23 5 0 1 1 0 4
11 Ron Murphy LW 22 5 0 1 1 0 2
12 Larry Popein C 25 5 0 1 1 0 2
13 Gordie Bell G 30 2 0 0 0 0
14 Pete Conacher LW 23 5 0 0 0 0 0
15 Dave Creighton C 25 5 0 0 0 0 4
16 Lou Fontinato D 24 4 0 0 0 0 6
17 Ivan Irwin D 28 5 0 0 0 0 8
18 Gump Worsley G 26 3 0 0 0 2
Team Total 5 9 14 23 62

Goalies Playoffs

Goalie Stats
Rk Player Pos Age GP W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN GA%- GSAA
1 Gordie Bell G 30 2 1 1 9 4.50 0 120
2 Gump Worsley G 26 3 0 3 14 4.67 0 180
Team Total 5 1 4 23 4.60 0 300