National Hockey League (NHL) 1955 - 56 Stanley Cup Playoff

National Hockey League (NHL) 1955 - 56 Stanley Cup Playoffs Review

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National Hockey League - 1955 - 56 Stanley Cup Information


1955 - 56 National Hockey League (NHL) Champions - Montreal Canadiens
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National Hockey League (NHL) 1955 - 56 Stanley Cup Playoff Results


(NHL) National Hockey League 1955 - 56 Stanley Cup Playoffs

Montreal Canadiens defeated New York Rangers in the Semi Final 4 - 1 - 0
Detroit Red Wings defeated Toronto Maple Leafs in the Semi Final 4 - 1 - 0
Montreal Canadiens defeated Detroit Red Wings in the Stanley Cup Final 4 - 1 - 0

National Hockey League (NHL) 1955 - 56 Stanley Cup Playoff Standings

Team Games Wins Loses Ties GF GA PIM
Montreal Canadiens 10 8 2 0 42 18 159
Montreal Canadiens 10 8 2 0 42 18 159
Detroit Red Wings 10 5 5 0 23 28 117
Detroit Red Wings 10 5 5 0 23 28 117
New York Rangers 5 1 4 0 9 24 62
Toronto Maple Leafs 5 1 4 0 10 14 65
New York Rangers 5 1 4 0 9 24 62
Toronto Maple Leafs 5 1 4 0 10 14 65

1955 - 56 Montreal Canadiens Stanley Cup Rooster


Players: Jacques Plante, Doug Harvey, Emile Bouchard, Bob Turner, Tom Johnson, Jean-Guy Talbot, Dollard St. Laurent, Jean Béliveau, Bernie Geoffrion, Bert Olmstead, Floyd Curry, Jackie Leclair, Maurice Richard, Dickie Moore, Henri Richard, Ken Mosdell, Don Marshall, Claude Provost Staff: Frank Selke (Manager), Toe Blake (Coach), Hector Dudois (Trainer)

Most Goals 1955 - 56 Playoffs - Individual


Player Team Goals
Jean Beliveau Montreal Canadiens12
Alex Delvecchio Detroit Red Wings7
Ted Lindsay Detroit Red Wings6
Bernie Geoffrion Montreal Canadiens5
Maurice Richard Montreal Canadiens5
George Armstrong Toronto Maple Leafs4
Bert Olmstead Montreal Canadiens4
Henri Richard Montreal Canadiens4
Gordie Howe Detroit Red Wings3
Dickie Moore Montreal Canadiens3

Most Assists 1955 - 56 Playoffs - Individual


Player Team Assists
Bert Olmstead Montreal Canadiens10
Bernie Geoffrion Montreal Canadiens9
Gordie Howe Detroit Red Wings9
Maurice Richard Montreal Canadiens9
Jean Beliveau Montreal Canadiens7
Dickie Moore Montreal Canadiens6
Floyd Curry Montreal Canadiens5
Doug Harvey Montreal Canadiens5
Dick Duff Toronto Maple Leafs4
Red Kelly Detroit Red Wings4

Most Points 1955 - 56 Playoffs - Individual


Player Team Goals Assists Points
Jean Beliveau Montreal Canadiens12719
Bernie Geoffrion Montreal Canadiens5914
Bert Olmstead Montreal Canadiens41014
Maurice Richard Montreal Canadiens5914
Gordie Howe Detroit Red Wings3912
Alex Delvecchio Detroit Red Wings7310
Ted Lindsay Detroit Red Wings639
Dickie Moore Montreal Canadiens369
Henri Richard Montreal Canadiens448
Doug Harvey Montreal Canadiens257

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The National Hockey League (NHL) is the premier hockey league in the world. The National Hockey League (NHL) currently consists of 30 teams, in major cities of the United States and Canada.The NHL was founded in 1917 amid a storm of controversy in Canadian hockey leagues.