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National Hockey League (NHL) 1957 - 58 Regular Season Standings


(NHL) National Hockey League 1957 - 58 Standings

Games Wins Loses Ties OTL Pts GF GA
Montreal Canadiens 70 43 17 10 0 96 250 158
New York Rangers 70 32 25 13 0 77 195 188
Detroit Red Wings 70 29 29 12 0 70 176 207
Boston Bruins 70 27 28 15 0 69 199 194
Chicago Black Hawks 70 24 39 7 0 55 163 202
Toronto Maple Leafs 70 21 38 11 0 53 192 226

National Hockey League (NHL) 1957 - 58 Stanley Cup Playoff Results


(NHL) National Hockey League 1957 - 58 Stanley Cup Playoffs

Montreal Canadiens defeated Detroit Red Wings in the Semi Final 4 - 0 - 0
Boston Bruins defeated New York Rangers in the Semi Final 4 - 2 - 0
Montreal Canadiens defeated Boston Bruins in the Stanley Cup Final 4 - 2 - 0

1957 - 58 Montreal Canadiens Stanley Cup Rooster


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


National Hockey League (NHL) 1957 - 58 Stanley Cup Playoff Standings

Team Games Wins Loses Ties GF GA PIM
Montreal Canadiens 10 8 2 0 35 20 121
Montreal Canadiens 10 8 2 0 35 20 121
Boston Bruins 12 6 6 0 42 32 147
Boston Bruins 12 6 6 0 42 32 147
New York Rangers 6 2 4 0 16 28 85
New York Rangers 6 2 4 0 16 28 85
Detroit Red Wings 4 0 4 0 6 19 68
Detroit Red Wings 4 0 4 0 6 19 68


Most Goals 1957 - 58 Season - Individual


Player Team Goals
Dickie Moore Montreal Canadiens36
Gordie Howe Detroit Red Wings33
Camille Henry New York Rangers32
Ed Litzenberger Chicago Black Hawks32
Andy Bathgate New York Rangers30



Most Goals 1957 - 58 Playoffs - Individual


Player Team Goals
Maurice Richard Montreal Canadiens11
Don McKenney Boston Bruins9
Jerry Toppazzini Boston Bruins9
Bernie Geoffrion Montreal Canadiens6
Andy Bathgate New York Rangers5

Most Assists 1957 - 58 Season - Individual


Player Team Assists
Henri Richard Montreal Canadiens52
Andy Bathgate New York Rangers48
Dickie Moore Montreal Canadiens48
Gordie Howe Detroit Red Wings44
Fleming MacKell Boston Bruins40

Most Assists 1957 - 58 Playoffs - Individual


Player Team Assists
Fleming MacKell Boston Bruins14
Doug Mohns Boston Bruins10
Doug Harvey Montreal Canadiens9
Jean Beliveau Montreal Canadiens8
Don McKenney Boston Bruins8

Most Points 1957 - 58 Season - Individual


Player Team Goals Assists Points
Dickie Moore Montreal Canadiens364884
Henri Richard Montreal Canadiens285280
Andy Bathgate New York Rangers304878
Gordie Howe Detroit Red Wings334477
Bronco Horvath Boston Bruins303666

Most Points 1957 - 58 Season - Individual


Player Team Goals Assists Points
Fleming MacKell Boston Bruins51419
Don McKenney Boston Bruins9817
Maurice Richard Montreal Canadiens11415
Doug Mohns Boston Bruins31013
Jean Beliveau Montreal Canadiens4812

Most Penalty Minutes 1957 - 58 Season - Individual


Player Team Penalty Min
Lou Fontinato New York Rangers152
Forbes Kennedy Detroit Red Wings135
Doug Harvey Montreal Canadiens131
Ted Lindsay Chicago Black Hawks110
Jack Evans New York Rangers108

Plus/Minus Rating 1957 - 58 Season - Individual


Player Team Plus/Minus
Gene Achtymichuk Montreal Canadiens0
Don Aiken Montreal Canadiens0
Gary Aldcorn Toronto Maple Leafs0
Dave Amadio Detroit Red Wings0
Al Arbour Detroit Red Wings0

1957 - 58 James Norris Memorial Trophy Winner



The James Norris Memorial Trophy is awarded annually to the National Hockey League's top defense player who demonstrates throughout the season the greatest all-round ability in the position. The trophy is named in honour of James E. Norris, owner of the National Hockey League's Detroit Red Wings from 1932 to 1952. The trophy was first awarded at the conclusion of the 1953–54 NHL season. At the end of each season, members of the Professional Hockey Writers' Association vote to determine the player who was the best defenseman during the regular season. Full List of Previous Winners

James Norris Memorial Trophy - Doug Harvey - Montreal Canadiens

1957 - 58 Hart Memorial Trophy Winner



Selected by the Professional Hockey Writers' Association, the NHL's Regular Season MVP (Most Valuable Player) is awarded the Hart Memorial Trophy. The voting is conducted at the end of the regular season by members of the Professional Hockey Writers Association, and each individual voter ranks their top five candidates on a 10-7-5-3-1 points system. Originally known as the Hart Trophy, it was first awarded at the conclusion of the 1923–24 NHL season. The Hart Memorial Trophy is named in honour of Canadian Dr. David Hart, who donated the original trophy to the NHL. The original "Hart Trophy" was retired in Hockey Hall of Fame in 1960, and the NHL began presenting a new trophy, which was named the "Hart Memorial Trophy" in its place. Full List of Previous Winners

Hart Memorial Trophy - Gordie Howe - Detroit Red Wings

1957 - 58 Art Ross Trophy Winner



The Art Ross Trophy is awarded to the National Hockey League player who leads the league in scoring points at the end of the regular season. The Art Ross Trophy was presented to the National Hockey League in 1947 by Arthur Howie "Art" Ross, former general manager and head coach of the Boston Bruins. Full List of Previous Winners

Art Ross Trophy - Dickie Moore - Montreal Canadiens

1957 - 58 Calder Memorial Trophy Winner



The Calder Memorial Trophy is an annual award given to the player selected as the most proficient in his first year of competition in the National Hockey League. The trophy is named in honor of Frank Calder, the former President of the National Hockey League from its inception in 1917 to his death in 1943. Although Rookie of the Year honors were handed out beginning in 1932–33, the Calder Trophy was first presented at the conclusion of the 1936–37 NHL season. After Calder's death in 1942 the trophy was re-named the Calder Memorial Trophy. The voting is conducted by members of the Professional Hockey Writers' Association at the conclusion of each regular season to determine the winner. To be eligible for the award, a player cannot have played any more than 25 games previously in any single season, nor have played in more than six games in each of two separate preceding seasons in any major professional league. Full List of Previous Winners

Calder Memorial Trophy - Frank Mahovlich - Toronto Maple Leafs

1957 - 58 Vezina Trophy Winner



The Vezina Trophy is awarded annually to the National Hockey League's goaltender who is judged to be the best at this position. The Vezina Trophy was named in honor of Georges Vézina, an exceptional goaltender with the Montreal Canadiens. At the end of each season, the 30 General Managers of the teams in the National Hockey League vote to determine the goaltender who was the most valuable to his team during the regular season. Before 1981, it was awarded to the goaltender(s) of the team allowing the fewest number of goals during the regular season; now, the William M. Jennings Trophy is awarded under that definition. Full List of Previous Winners

Vezina Trophy - Jacques Plante - Montreal Canadiens

1957 - 58 Lady Byng Memorial Trophy Winner



The Lady Byng Memorial Trophy, formerly known as the Lady Byng Trophy, is presented each year to the National Hockey League player judged to have exhibited the best type of sportsmanship and gentlemanly conduct combined with a high standard of playing ability. The voting is conducted at the end of the season by the members of the Professional Hockey Writers' Association. The trophy is named in honour of Marie Evelyn Moreton (Lady Byng), wife of Viscount Byng of Vimy, a Vimy Ridge war hero who was Governor General of Canada from 1921 to 1926. Lady Byng, who was an avid hockey fan, decided to donate the trophy to the NHL in 1925. Full List of Previous Winners

Lady Byng Memorial Trophy - Camille Henry - New York Rangers

1957 - 58 NHL All-Star Team Winners



"The NHL All-Star Teams were first named at the end of the 1930–31 NHL season, to honor the best performers over the season at each position. Representatives of the Professional Hockey Writers' Association vote for the All-Star Team at the end of the regular season. "

Full List of Previous Winners
NHL All-Star Team - Bill Gadsby - D - New York Rangers
NHL All-Star Team - Glenn Hall - G - Chicago Black Hawks
NHL All-Star Team - Doug Harvey - D - Montreal Canadiens
NHL All-Star Team - Gordie Howe - R - Detroit Red Wings
NHL All-Star Team - Dickie Moore - L - Montreal Canadiens
NHL All-Star Team - Henri Richard - C - Montreal Canadiens

Full List of Previous Winners

NHL All-Star Second Team - Andy Bathgate - R - New York Rangers
NHL All-Star Second Team - Jean Beliveau - C - Montreal Canadiens
NHL All-Star Second Team - Fern Flaman - D - Boston Bruins
NHL All-Star Second Team - Camille Henry - L - New York Rangers
NHL All-Star Second Team - Jacques Plante - G - Montreal Canadiens
NHL All-Star Second Team - Marcel Pronovost - D - Detroit Red Wings

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