1940–41 AHL season

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The 1940–41 AHL season was the fifth season of the American Hockey League, which had operated the previous four seasons as the "International-American Hockey League." Nine teams played 56 games each in the schedule.

The Cleveland Barons won their second F. G. "Teddy" Oke Trophy as the Western Division champions, and their second Calder Cup as league champions.

Team changes[edit]

Final standings[edit]

Note: GP = Games played; W = Wins; L = Losses; T = Ties; GF = Goals for; GA = Goals against; Pts = Points;

East GP W L T Pts GF GA
Providence Reds 56 31 21 4 66 196 171
New Haven Eagles 56 27 21 8 62 179 153
Springfield Indians 56 26 21 9 61 157 149
Philadelphia Ramblers 56 25 25 6 56 166 167
West GP W L T Pts GF GA
Cleveland Barons 56 26 21 9 61 177 162
Hershey Bears 56 24 23 9 57 193 189
Pittsburgh Hornets 56 21 29 6 48 156 170
Buffalo Bisons 56 19 27 10 48 148 176
Indianapolis Capitals 56 17 28 11 45 133 168

Scoring leaders[edit]

Note: GP = Games played; G = Goals; A = Assists; Pts = Points; PIM = Penalty minutes

Player Team GP G A Pts PIM
Les Cunningham Cleveland Barons 56 22 42 64 10
Fred Thurier Springfield Indians 41 29 31 60 36
Glen Brydson Springfield Indians 54 20 36 56 28
Ab DeMarco Providence Reds 55 20 34 54 13
Wally Kilrea Hershey Bears 55 17 37 54 0
Lloyd Roubell Pittsburgh Hornets 53 22 31 53 14
George Patterson New Haven Eagles 45 19 33 52 33
Lude Wareing Philadelphia Ramblers 55 24 25 49 12
Bob Gracie Buffalo Bisons 56 22 26 48 2
Herb Foster Philadelphia Ramblers 53 24 22 46 18
Pat McReavy Hershey Bears 51 21 25 46 2

Calder Cup playoffs[edit]

  Preliminary Round League Semi-Final Calder Cup Final
                           
  E1  Providence 1  
  W1  Cleveland 3  
    W1  Cleveland 3
  W2  Hershey 2
  E2  New Haven 0  
W2  Hershey 2  
  W2  Hershey 2
  W3  Pittsburgh 1  
E3  Springfield 1
  W3  Pittsburgh 2  

See also[edit]

References[edit]

Preceded by
1939–40 AHL season
AHL seasons Succeeded by
1941–42 AHL season