1951–52 AHL season

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The 1951–52 AHL season was the 16th season of the American Hockey League. Nine teams played 68 games each in the schedule. The Pittsburgh Hornets won their first F. G. "Teddy" Oke Trophy as West Division champions, and their first 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
Hershey Bears 68 35 28 5 75 256 215
Providence Reds 68 32 33 3 67 263 270
Buffalo Bisons 68 28 36 4 60 230 298
Syracuse Warriors 68 25 42 1 51 211 272
West GP W L T Pts GF GA
Pittsburgh Hornets 68 46 19 3 95 267 179
Cleveland Barons 68 44 19 5 93 265 166
Cincinnati Mohawks 68 29 33 6 64 183 228
St. Louis Flyers 68 28 39 1 57 256 262
Indianapolis Capitals 68 22 40 6 50 232 273

Scoring leaders[edit]

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

Player Team GP G A Pts PIM
Ray Powell Providence Reds 67 35 62 97 6
Steve Wochy Cleveland Barons 68 37 41 78 42
Jackie Hamilton St. Louis Flyers 67 27 50 77 34
Ab DeMarco Buffalo Bisons 67 28 49 77 34
Barry Sullivan Providence Reds 61 25 47 72 12
Kelly Burnett Syracuse Warriors 68 25 43 68 10
Earl Reibel Indianapolis Capitals 68 33 34 67 8
Grant Warwick Buffalo Bisons 55 24 41 65 35
Paul Gladu Providence Reds 66 31 33 64 64
Bob Hassard Pittsburgh Hornets 67 18 46 64 36

Calder Cup playoffs[edit]

First round
Second round
Finals

Trophy and Award winners[edit]

Team Awards
Calder Cup
Playoff champions:
Pittsburgh Hornets
F. G. "Teddy" Oke Trophy
Regular Season champions, West Division:
Pittsburgh Hornets
Individual Awards
Les Cunningham Award
Most valuable player:
Ray Powell - Providence Reds
Carl Liscombe Trophy
Top point scorer:
Ray Powell - Providence Reds
Dudley "Red" Garrett Memorial Award
Rookie of the year:
Earl Reibel - Indianapolis Capitals
Harry "Hap" Holmes Memorial Award
Lowest goals against average:
Johnny Bower - Cleveland Barons

See also[edit]

References[edit]

Preceded by
1950–51 AHL season
AHL seasons Succeeded by
1952–53 AHL season