1954–55 New York Rangers season

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1954–55 New York Rangers
Division 5th NHL
1954–55 record 17–35–18
Goals for 150
Goals against 210
Team information
General Manager Frank Boucher
Coach Muzz Patrick
Captain Don Raleigh
Arena Madison Square Garden
Team leaders
Goals Danny Lewicki (29)
Assists Don Raleigh (32)
Points Danny Lewicki (53)
Penalties in minutes Jack Evans (91)
Wins Gump Worsley (15)
Goals against average Johnny Bower (2.60)

The 1954–55 New York Rangers season saw the Rangers finish in fifth place in the National Hockey League with a record of 17 wins, 35 losses, and 18 ties for 52 points.

Regular season[edit]

Final standings[edit]

National Hockey League[1]
GP W L T GF GA DIFF Pts
1 Detroit Red Wings 70 42 17 11 204 134 +70 95
2 Montreal Canadiens 70 41 18 11 228 157 +71 93
3 Toronto Maple Leafs 70 24 24 22 147 135 +12 70
4 Boston Bruins 70 23 26 21 169 188 −19 67
5 New York Rangers 70 17 35 18 150 210 −60 52
6 Chicago Black Hawks 70 13 40 17 161 235 −74 43


Schedule and results[edit]

1954–55 Game Log

Playoffs[edit]

The Rangers failed to qualify for the 1955 Stanley Cup playoffs.

Player statistics[edit]

Skaters
Goaltenders
Regular Season
Player GP TOI W L T GA GAA SA SV% SO
Worsley, LorneLorne Worsley 65 3900 15 33 17 195 3.00 2312 .916 4
Bower, JohnnyJohnny Bower 5 300 2 2 1 13 2.60 156 .917 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.

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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]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1954–1955 Division Standings Standings - NHL.com - Standings". National Hockey League. 
  2. ^ "1954–55 New York Rangers". hockeydb.com. Archived from the original on 1 August 2010. Retrieved 2010-08-08.