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National Hockey League (NHL) 1962 - 63 Regular Season Standings


(NHL) National Hockey League 1962 - 63 Standings

Games Wins Loses Ties OTL Pts GF GA
Toronto Maple Leafs 70 35 23 12 0 82 221 180
Chicago Black Hawks 70 32 21 17 0 81 194 178
Montreal Canadiens 70 28 19 23 0 79 225 183
Detroit Red Wings 70 32 25 13 0 77 200 194
New York Rangers 70 22 36 12 0 56 211 233
Boston Bruins 70 14 39 17 0 45 198 281

National Hockey League (NHL) 1962 - 63 Stanley Cup Playoff Results


(NHL) National Hockey League 1962 - 63 Stanley Cup Playoffs

Toronto Maple Leafs defeated Montreal Canadiens in the Semi Final 4 - 1 - 0
Detroit Red Wings defeated Chicago Black Hawks in the Semi Final 4 - 2 - 0
Toronto Maple Leafs defeated Detroit Red Wings in the Stanley Cup Final 4 - 1 - 0

1962 - 63 Toronto Maple Leafs Stanley Cup Rooster


Players: Johnny Bower, Don Simmons, Carl Brewer, Tim Horton, Kent Douglas, Allan Stanley, Bob Baun, Larry Hillman, Red Kelly, Dick Duff, George Armstrong, Bob Nevin, Ron Stewart, Dave Keon, Billy Harris, Bob Pulford, Eddie Shack, Ed Litzenburger, Frank Mahovlich, John MacMillan Staff: Punch Imlach (Manager-Coach), Bob Haggart (Trainer)


National Hockey League (NHL) 1962 - 63 Stanley Cup Playoff Standings

Team Games Wins Loses Ties GF GA PIM
Toronto Maple Leafs 10 8 2 0 31 16 93
Toronto Maple Leafs 10 8 2 0 31 16 93
Detroit Red Wings 11 5 6 0 35 36 170
Detroit Red Wings 11 5 6 0 35 36 170
Chicago Black Hawks 6 2 4 0 19 25 104
Chicago Black Hawks 6 2 4 0 19 25 104
Montreal Canadiens 5 1 4 0 6 14 48
Montreal Canadiens 5 1 4 0 6 14 48


Most Goals 1962 - 63 Season - Individual


Player Team Goals
Gordie Howe Detroit Red Wings38
Camille Henry New York Rangers37
Frank Mahovlich Toronto Maple Leafs36
Andy Bathgate New York Rangers35
Parker MacDonald Detroit Red Wings33



Most Goals 1962 - 63 Playoffs - Individual


Player Team Goals
Bobby Hull Chicago Black Hawks8
Gordie Howe Detroit Red Wings7
Dave Keon Toronto Maple Leafs7
Alex Faulkner Detroit Red Wings5
Dick Duff Toronto Maple Leafs4

Most Assists 1962 - 63 Season - Individual


Player Team Assists
Henri Richard Montreal Canadiens50
Jean Beliveau Montreal Canadiens49
Gordie Howe Detroit Red Wings48
Andy Bathgate New York Rangers46
Stan Mikita Chicago Black Hawks45

Most Assists 1962 - 63 Playoffs - Individual


Player Team Assists
Norm Ullman Detroit Red Wings12
Gordie Howe Detroit Red Wings9
Pierre Pilote Chicago Black Hawks8
George Armstrong Toronto Maple Leafs6
Alex Delvecchio Detroit Red Wings6

Most Points 1962 - 63 Season - Individual


Player Team Goals Assists Points
Gordie Howe Detroit Red Wings384886
Andy Bathgate New York Rangers354681
Stan Mikita Chicago Black Hawks314576
Frank Mahovlich Toronto Maple Leafs363773
Henri Richard Montreal Canadiens235073

Most Points 1962 - 63 Season - Individual


Player Team Goals Assists Points
Gordie Howe Detroit Red Wings7916
Norm Ullman Detroit Red Wings41216
Dave Keon Toronto Maple Leafs7512
Bobby Hull Chicago Black Hawks8210
George Armstrong Toronto Maple Leafs369

Most Penalty Minutes 1962 - 63 Season - Individual


Player Team Penalty Min
Howie Young Detroit Red Wings273
Carl Brewer Toronto Maple Leafs168
Lou Fontinato Montreal Canadiens141
Ted Green Boston Bruins117
Bill Gadsby Detroit Red Wings116

Plus/Minus Rating 1962 - 63 Season - Individual


Player Team Plus/Minus
Al Arbour Toronto Maple Leafs0
George Armstrong Toronto Maple Leafs0
Norm Armstrong Toronto Maple Leafs0
Ralph Backstrom Montreal Canadiens0
Murray Balfour Chicago Black Hawks0

1962 - 63 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 - Pierre Pilote - Chicago Black Hawks

1962 - 63 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

1962 - 63 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 - Gordie Howe - Detroit Red Wings

1962 - 63 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 - Kent Douglas - Toronto Maple Leafs

1962 - 63 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 - Glenn Hall - Chicago Black Hawks

1962 - 63 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 - Dave Keon - Toronto Maple Leafs

1962 - 63 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 - Carl Brewer - D - Toronto Maple Leafs
NHL All-Star Team - Glenn Hall - G - Chicago Black Hawks
NHL All-Star Team - Gordie Howe - R - Detroit Red Wings
NHL All-Star Team - Frank Mahovlich - C/L - Toronto Maple Leafs
NHL All-Star Team - Stan Mikita - R - Chicago Black Hawks
NHL All-Star Team - Pierre Pilote - D - Chicago Black Hawks

Full List of Previous Winners

NHL All-Star Second Team - Andy Bathgate - R - New York Rangers
NHL All-Star Second Team - Tim Horton - D - Toronto Maple Leafs
NHL All-Star Second Team - Bobby Hull - L - Chicago Black Hawks
NHL All-Star Second Team - Henri Richard - C - Montreal Canadiens
NHL All-Star Second Team - Terry Sawchuk - G - Detroit Red Wings
NHL All-Star Second Team - Moose Vasko - D - Chicago Black Hawks

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