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National Hockey League (NHL) Season Review 1962-1963

National Hockey League (NHL) Season Review 1962-1963

In a very competative season the Toronto Maple Leafs won the regular season. Five points separated first to the fourth place Detroit Red Wings. Montreal finished third with the Black Hawks second.

Gordie Howe won the Ross Trophy as the league's leading scorer and the Hart Trophy as its MVP. He won both awards for the sixth and last time.

In the Stanley Cup playoffs, Toronto beat Montreal in five games while the Black Hawks lost to Detroit in six games.

In the final series, the Maple Leafs won the first two games in Toronto.. Detroit won game three, but Toronto won the next two to take the Stanley Cup for the second year in a row.

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National Hockey League (NHL) All Star Game and Events
National Hockey League (NHL) History of League
National Hockey League Year by Year

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National Hockey League (NHL) Season Standings 1962-1963

National Hockey League (NHL) Season Standings 1962-1963

Team
GP
W
L
T
Pts
GF
GA
PIM
Toronto Maple Leafs
70
35
23
12
82
221
180
816
Chicago Blackhawks
70
32
21
17
81
194
178
906
Montreal Canadiens
70
28
19
23
79
225
183
751
Detroit Red Wings
70
32
25
13
77
200
194
964
New-York Rangers
70
22
36
12
56
211
233
657
Boston Bruins
70
14
39
17
45
198
281
636

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National Hockey League (NHL) Amateur Draft 1962-1963

National Hockey League (NHL) First Round Amateur Draft 1962-1963

Num. Drafted By Player
Pos
Drafted From
1 Mtl. Canadiens Garry Monahan
C
St. Michael's Juveniles
2 Detroit Peter Mahovlich
L
St. Michael's Juveniles
3 Boston Orest Romashyna
New Hamburg (Jr C)
4 NY Rangers Al Osborne
R
Weston Jr. B
5 Chicago Art Hampson
Trenton Midgets
6 Toronto Walt McKechnie
C
London Jr. B

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National Hockey League (NHL) Trophy Winners 1962-1963

National Hockey League (NHL) Trophy Winners 1962-1963

Award 1963 Winner
Stanley Cup Toronto Maple Leafs
Georges Vezina Glenn Hall, Chicago Black Hawks
Hart Memorial Gordie Howe, Detroit Red Wings
Calder Memorial Kent Douglas, Toronto Maple Leafs
Lady Byng Dave Keon, Toronto Maple Leafs
James Norris Pierre Pilote, Chicago Black Hawks
Art Ross Gordie Howe, Detroit Red Wings
Prince of Wales Trophy Toronto Maple Leafs

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National Hockey League (NHL) All Star Team Selections 1962-1963

National Hockey League (NHL) All Star Team Selections 1962-1963

Voting for the NHL All Star Teams is conducted by the representatives of the Professional Hockey Writers Association at the end of the season. These are separate selections from the annual All Star game. Other years selections are listed under NHL All Star Selections.

First Team

1962-63

Second Team

Glenn Hall, Chicago

G

Terry Sawchuk, Detroit

Pierre Pilote, Chicago

D

Tim Horton, Toronto

Carl Brewer, Toronto

D

Elmer Vasko, Chicago

Stan Mikita, Chicago

C

Henri Richard, Montreal

Gordie Howe, Detroit

RW

Andy Bathgate, New York

Frank Mahovlich, Toronto

LW

Bobby Hull, Chicago

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National Hockey League (NHL) Points Leaders 1962-1963

National Hockey League (NHL) Points Leaders 1962-1963

Player
GP G A PTS
Gordie Howe
70 38 48 86
Andy Bathgate
70 35 46 81
Stan Mikita
65 31 45 76
Frank Mahovlich
67 36 37 73
Henri Richard
67 23 50 73
Jean Beliveau
69 18 49 67
John Bucyk
69 27 39 66
Alex Delvecchio
70 20 44 64
Bobby Hull
65 31 31 62
Murray Oliver
65 22 40 62

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National Hockey League (NHL) Assist Leaders 1962-1963

National Hockey League (NHL) Assist Leaders 1962-1963

Player
GP A
Henri Richard
67 50
Jean Beliveau
69 49
Gordie Howe
70 48
Andy Bathgate
70 46
Stan Mikita
65 45
Alex Delvecchio
70 44
Ab McDonald
69 41
Murray Oliver
65 40
Red Kelly
66 40
John Bucyk
69 39

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National Hockey League (NHL) Leading Goal Scorers 1962-1963

National Hockey League (NHL) Leading Goal Scorers 1962-1963

Player
GP G
Gordie Howe
70 38
Camille Henry
60 37
Frank Mahovlich
67 36
Andy Bathgate
70 35
Parker Macdonald
69 33
Bobby Hull
65 31
Stan Mikita
65 31
Dave Keon
68 28
John Bucyk
69 27
Norm Ullman
70 26

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National Hockey League (NHL) Penalty Minutes Leaders 1962-1963

National Hockey League (NHL) Penalty Minute Leaders 1962-1963

Player
GP PIM
Howard Young
64 273
Carl Brewer
70 168
Lou Fontinato
63 141
Ted Green
70 117
Bill Gadsby
70 116
Kent Douglas
70 105
Eric Nesterenko
67 103
Al MacNeil
70 100
Gordie Howe
70 100
Reggie Fleming
64 99

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National Hockey League (NHL) Playoffs 1962-1963

National Hockey League (NHL) Stanley Cup Playoffs 1962-1963

Semi Finals

Mar. 26 at Toronto Toronto 3 Canadiens 1
Mar. 28 at Toronto Toronto 3 Canadiens 2
Mar. 30 at Montreal Toronto 2 Canadiens 0
Apr. 2 at Montreal Canadiens 3 Toronto 1
Apr. 4 at Toronto Toronto 5 Canadiens 0

Toronto Maple Leafs defeated Montreal Canadiens 4 games to 1


Mar. 26 at Chicago Chicago 5 Detroit 4
Mar. 28 at Chicago Chicago 5 Detroit 2
Mar. 31 at Detroit Detroit 4 Chicago 2
Apr. 2 at Detroit Detroit 4 Chicago 1
Apr. 4 at Chicago Detroit 4 Chicago 2
Apr. 7 at Detroit Detroit 7 Chicago 4

Detroit Red Wings defeated Chicago Blackhawks 4 games to 2


Stanly Cup Finals

Apr. 9 at Toronto Toronto 4 Detroit 2
Apr. 11 at Toronto Toronto 4 Detroit 2
Apr. 14 at Detroit Detroit 3 Toronto 2
Apr. 16 at Detroit Toronto 4 Detroit 2
Apr. 18 at Toronto Toronto 3 Detroit 1

Toronto Maple Leafs defeated Detroit Red Wings 4 games to 1