1945–46 AHL season

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The 1945–46 AHL season was the tenth season of the American Hockey League. Eight teams played 62 games each in the schedule. The Indianapolis Capitals won their third F. G. "Teddy" Oke Trophy as West Division champions. The Buffalo Bisons won their third Calder Cup in a four year span.

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
Buffalo Bisons 62 38 16 8 84 270 196
Hershey Bears 62 26 26 10 62 213 221
Providence Reds 62 23 33 6 52 221 254
New Haven Eagles 62 14 38 10 38 199 263
West GP W L T Pts GF GA
Indianapolis Capitals 62 33 20 9 75 286 238
Pittsburgh Hornets 62 30 22 10 70 262 226
Cleveland Barons 62 28 26 8 64 269 254
St. Louis Flyers 62 21 32 9 51 198 266

Scoring leaders[edit]

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

Player Team GP G A Pts PIM
Les Douglas Indianapolis Capitals 62 44 46 90 35
Norm Larson New Haven / Hershey 64 36 53 89 20
Tom Burlington Cleveland Barons 59 36 46 82 14
Pete Leswick Indianapolis Capitals 61 29 52 81 10
Louis Trudel Cleveland Barons 61 33 46 79 24
Joe Bell New Haven / Hershey 62 46 31 77 26
Les Cunningham Cleveland Barons 62 33 44 77 10
Maurice Rimstad St. Louis Flyers 62 34 43 77 15
Wally Wilson Pittsburgh Hornets 57 34 41 75 32
Gino Rozzini Hershey Bears 56 31 40 71 63

Calder Cup playoffs[edit]

  Preliminary Round League Semi-Final Calder Cup Final
                           
  E1  Buffalo 4  
  W1  Indianapolis 1  
    E1  Buffalo 4
  W3  Cleveland 3
  E2  Hershey 1  
W2  Pittsburgh 2  
  W2  Pittsburgh 1
  W3  Cleveland 2  
E3  Providence Reds 0
  W3  Cleveland 2  

See also[edit]

References[edit]

Preceded by
1944–45 AHL season
AHL seasons Succeeded by
1946–47 AHL season