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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

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

Team Statistics

Team 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 29 29 12 70 .500 177 177 0.00 0.00 5.07

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

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

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

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

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