National Hockey League (NHL) 1956 - 57 Stanley Cup Playoff

National Hockey League (NHL) 1956 - 57 Stanley Cup Playoffs Review

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National Hockey League - 1956 - 57 Stanley Cup Information


1956 - 57 National Hockey League (NHL) Champions - Montreal Canadiens
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National Hockey League (NHL) 1956 - 57 Stanley Cup Playoff Results


(NHL) National Hockey League 1956 - 57 Stanley Cup Playoffs

Boston Bruins defeated Detroit Red Wings in the Semi Final 4 - 1 - 0
Montreal Canadiens defeated New York Rangers in the Semi Final 4 - 1 - 0
Montreal Canadiens defeated Boston Bruins in the Stanley Cup Final 4 - 1 - 0

National Hockey League (NHL) 1956 - 57 Stanley Cup Playoff Standings

Team Games Wins Loses Ties GF GA PIM
Montreal Canadiens 10 8 2 0 37 18 122
Montreal Canadiens 10 8 2 0 37 18 122
Boston Bruins 10 5 5 0 21 29 127
Boston Bruins 10 5 5 0 21 29 127
Detroit Red Wings 5 1 4 0 14 15 66
New York Rangers 5 1 4 0 12 22 48
Detroit Red Wings 5 1 4 0 14 15 66
New York Rangers 5 1 4 0 12 22 48

1956 - 57 Montreal Canadiens Stanley Cup Rooster


Players: Jacques Plante, Gerry McNeil, Doug Harvey, Tom Johnson, Bob Turner, Dollard St. Laurent, Jean-Guy Talbot, Jean Béliveau, Bernie Geoffrion, Floyd Curry, Dickie Moore, Maurice Richard, Claude Provost, Bert Olmstead, Henri Richard, Phil Goyette, Don Marshall, André Pronovost, Connie Broden Staff: Frank Selke (Manager), Toe Blake (Coach), Hector Dudois, Larry Aubet (Trainers)

Most Goals 1956 - 57 Playoffs - Individual


Player Team Goals
Bernie Geoffrion Montreal Canadiens11
Maurice Richard Montreal Canadiens8
Jean Beliveau Montreal Canadiens6
Fleming MacKell Boston Bruins5
Floyd Curry Montreal Canadiens3
Alex Delvecchio Detroit Red Wings3
Leo Labine Boston Bruins3
Dickie Moore Montreal Canadiens3
Andy Bathgate New York Rangers2
Leo Boivin Boston Bruins2

Most Assists 1956 - 57 Playoffs - Individual


Player Team Assists
Bert Olmstead Montreal Canadiens9
Bernie Geoffrion Montreal Canadiens7
Doug Harvey Montreal Canadiens7
Dickie Moore Montreal Canadiens7
Jean Beliveau Montreal Canadiens6
Henri Richard Montreal Canadiens6
Gordie Howe Detroit Red Wings5
Don McKenney Boston Bruins5
Ted Lindsay Detroit Red Wings4
Bob Armstrong Boston Bruins3

Most Points 1956 - 57 Playoffs - Individual


Player Team Goals Assists Points
Bernie Geoffrion Montreal Canadiens11718
Jean Beliveau Montreal Canadiens6612
Maurice Richard Montreal Canadiens8311
Dickie Moore Montreal Canadiens3710
Bert Olmstead Montreal Canadiens099
Fleming MacKell Boston Bruins538
Henri Richard Montreal Canadiens268
Doug Harvey Montreal Canadiens077
Gordie Howe Detroit Red Wings257
Ted Lindsay Detroit Red Wings246

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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.