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National Hockey League (NHL) 1963 - 64 Regular Season Standings


(NHL) National Hockey League 1963 - 64 Standings

Games Wins Loses Ties OTL Pts GF GA
Montreal Canadiens 70 36 21 13 0 85 209 167
Chicago Black Hawks 70 36 22 12 0 84 218 169
Toronto Maple Leafs 70 33 25 12 0 78 192 172
Detroit Red Wings 70 30 29 11 0 71 191 204
New York Rangers 70 22 38 10 0 54 186 242
Boston Bruins 70 18 40 12 0 48 170 212

National Hockey League (NHL) 1963 - 64 Stanley Cup Playoff Results


(NHL) National Hockey League 1963 - 64 Stanley Cup Playoffs

Toronto Maple Leafs defeated Montreal Canadiens in the Semi Final 4 - 3 - 0
Detroit Red Wings defeated Chicago Black Hawks in the Semi Final 4 - 3 - 0
Toronto Maple Leafs defeated Detroit Red Wings in the Stanley Cup Final 4 - 3 - 0

1963 - 64 Toronto Maple Leafs Stanley Cup Rooster


Players: Johnny Bower, Carl Brewer, Tim Horton, Bob Baun, Allan Stanley, Larry Hillman, Al Arbour, Red Kelly, Gerry Ehman, Andy Bathgate, George Armstrong, Ron Stewart, Dave Keon, Billy Harris, Don McKenny, Jim Pappin, Bob Pulford, Eddie Shack, Frank Mahovlich, Eddie Litzenberger Staff: Punch Imlach (Manager-Coach), Bob Haggert (Trainer)


National Hockey League (NHL) 1963 - 64 Stanley Cup Playoff Standings

Team Games Wins Loses Ties GF GA PIM
Toronto Maple Leafs 14 8 6 0 39 31 262
Toronto Maple Leafs 14 8 6 0 39 31 262
Detroit Red Wings 14 7 7 0 41 40 211
Detroit Red Wings 14 7 7 0 41 40 211
Chicago Black Hawks 7 3 4 0 18 24 129
Montreal Canadiens 7 3 4 0 14 17 168
Chicago Black Hawks 7 3 4 0 18 24 129
Montreal Canadiens 7 3 4 0 14 17 168


Most Goals 1963 - 64 Season - Individual


Player Team Goals
Bobby Hull Chicago Black Hawks43
Stan Mikita Chicago Black Hawks39
Kenny Wharram Chicago Black Hawks39
Camille Henry New York Rangers29
Jean Beliveau Montreal Canadiens28



Most Goals 1963 - 64 Playoffs - Individual


Player Team Goals
Gordie Howe Detroit Red Wings9
Dave Keon Toronto Maple Leafs7
Norm Ullman Detroit Red Wings7
George Armstrong Toronto Maple Leafs5
Andy Bathgate Toronto Maple Leafs5

Most Assists 1963 - 64 Season - Individual


Player Team Assists
Jean Beliveau Montreal Canadiens50
Stan Mikita Chicago Black Hawks50
Gordie Howe Detroit Red Wings47
Pierre Pilote Chicago Black Hawks46
Bobby Hull Chicago Black Hawks44

Most Assists 1963 - 64 Playoffs - Individual


Player Team Assists
Frank Mahovlich Toronto Maple Leafs11
Gordie Howe Detroit Red Wings10
Norm Ullman Detroit Red Wings10
Red Kelly Toronto Maple Leafs9
George Armstrong Toronto Maple Leafs8

Most Points 1963 - 64 Season - Individual


Player Team Goals Assists Points
Stan Mikita Chicago Black Hawks395089
Bobby Hull Chicago Black Hawks434487
Jean Beliveau Montreal Canadiens285078
Gordie Howe Detroit Red Wings264773
Kenny Wharram Chicago Black Hawks393271

Most Points 1963 - 64 Season - Individual


Player Team Goals Assists Points
Gordie Howe Detroit Red Wings91019
Norm Ullman Detroit Red Wings71017
Frank Mahovlich Toronto Maple Leafs41115
George Armstrong Toronto Maple Leafs5813
Red Kelly Toronto Maple Leafs4913

Most Penalty Minutes 1963 - 64 Season - Individual


Player Team Penalty Min
Vic Hadfield New York Rangers151
Terry Harper Montreal Canadiens149
Stan Mikita Chicago Black Hawks146
Ted Green Boston Bruins145
Reggie Fleming Chicago Black Hawks140

Plus/Minus Rating 1963 - 64 Season - Individual


Player Team Plus/Minus
Al Arbour Toronto Maple Leafs0
George Armstrong Toronto Maple Leafs0
Don Awrey Boston Bruins0
Ralph Backstrom Montreal Canadiens0
Murray Balfour Chicago Black Hawks0

1963 - 64 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

1963 - 64 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 - Jean Beliveau - Montreal Canadiens

1963 - 64 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 - Stan Mikita - Chicago Black Hawks

1963 - 64 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 - Jacques Laperriere - Montreal Canadiens

1963 - 64 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 - Charlie Hodge - Montreal Canadiens

1963 - 64 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 - Kenny Wharram - Chicago Black Hawks

1963 - 64 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 - Glenn Hall - G - Chicago Black Hawks
NHL All-Star Team - Tim Horton - D - Toronto Maple Leafs
NHL All-Star Team - Bobby Hull - L - Chicago Black Hawks
NHL All-Star Team - Stan Mikita - C - Chicago Black Hawks
NHL All-Star Team - Pierre Pilote - D - Chicago Black Hawks
NHL All-Star Team - Kenny Wharram - R - Chicago Black Hawks

Full List of Previous Winners

NHL All-Star Second Team - Jean Beliveau - C - Montreal Canadiens
NHL All-Star Second Team - Charlie Hodge - G - Montreal Canadiens
NHL All-Star Second Team - Gordie Howe - R - Detroit Red Wings
NHL All-Star Second Team - Jacques Laperriere - D - Montreal Canadiens
NHL All-Star Second Team - Frank Mahovlich - L - Toronto Maple Leafs
NHL All-Star Second Team - Moose Vasko - D - Chicago Black Hawks

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