1948–49 New York Rangers season

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1948–49 New York Rangers
Division 6th NHL
1948–49 record 18–31–11
Goals for 133
Goals against 172
Team information
General Manager Frank Boucher
Coach Frank Boucher
Lynn Patrick
Captain Neil Colville
Arena Madison Square Garden
Team leaders
Goals Edgar Laprade (18)
Assists Buddy O'Connor (24)
Points Buddy O'Connor (35)
Penalties in minutes Tony Leswick (70)
Wins Chuck Rayner (16)
Goals against average Emile Francis (2.00)
<1947–48 1949–50>

The 1948–49 New York Rangers season was the 23rd season for the team in the National Hockey League (NHL). During the regular season, the Rangers compiled an 18–31–11 record, and finished with 47 points. The Rangers' last-place finish caused them to miss the NHL playoffs.[1]

Regular season[edit]

Final standings[edit]

National Hockey League[2]
GP W L T GF GA DIFF Pts
1 Detroit Red Wings 60 34 19 7 195 145 +50 75
2 Boston Bruins 60 29 23 8 178 163 +15 66
3 Montreal Canadiens 60 28 23 9 152 126 +26 65
4 Toronto Maple Leafs 60 22 25 13 147 161 -14 −14 57
5 Chicago Black Hawks 60 21 31 8 173 211 -38 −38 50
6 New York Rangers 60 18 31 11 133 172 -39 −39 47


Schedule and results[edit]

1948-49 Game Log

Playoffs[edit]

The Rangers finished in last place in the NHL and failed to qualify for the 1949 Stanley Cup playoffs.[1]

Player statistics[edit]

Skaters
Goaltenders
Regular Season
Player GP TOI W L T GA GAA SO
Rayner, ChuckChuck Rayner 58 3480 16 31 11 168 2.90 7
Francis, EmileEmile Francis 2 120 2 0 0 4 2.00 0

Denotes player spent time with another team before joining Rangers. Stats reflect time with Rangers only.
Traded mid-season. Stats reflect time with Rangers only.

[3]

Note:

Pos = Position; GPI = Games played in; G = Goals; A = Assists; Pts = Points; PIM = Penalty minutes; +/- = Plus/minus; PPG = Power-play goals; SHG = Short-handed goals; GWG = Game-winning goals
Min, TOI = Minutes played; W = Wins; L = Losses; T,T/OT = Ties; OTL = Overtime losses; GA = Goals-against; GAA = Goals-against average; SO = Shutouts; SA = Shots against; SV = Shots saved; SV% = Save percentage;

Awards and records[edit]

Transactions[edit]

Roster[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "1948–49 NHL Season Summary". Hockey-Reference. Retrieved 2011-03-19. 
  2. ^ "1948–1949 Division Standings Standings - NHL.com - Standings". National Hockey League. 
  3. ^ "1948-49 New York Rangers". hockeydb.com. Retrieved 2010-10-19. 

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