1956–57 New York Rangers season

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1956–57 New York Rangers
Division 4th NHL
1956–57 record 26–30–14
Goals for 184
Goals against 227
Team information
General Manager Muzz Patrick
Coach Phil Watson
Captain Harry Howell
Arena Madison Square Garden
Team leaders
Goals Andy Bathgate (27)
Assists Andy Bathgate (50)
Points Andy Bathgate (77)
Penalties in minutes Lou Fontinato (139)
Wins Gump Worsley (26)
Goals against average Johnny Bower (3.00)

The 1956–57 New York Rangers season was the 31st season for the team in the National Hockey League.

Regular season[edit]

Season Standings[edit]

National Hockey League[1]
GP W L T GF GA DIFF Pts
1 Detroit Red Wings 70 38 20 12 198 157 +41 88
2 Montreal Canadiens 70 35 23 12 210 155 +55 82
3 Boston Bruins 70 34 24 12 195 174 +21 80
4 New York Rangers 70 26 30 14 184 227 −43 66
5 Toronto Maple Leafs 70 21 34 15 174 192 −18 57
6 Chicago Black Hawks 70 16 39 15 169 225 −56 47


Schedule and results[edit]

1956–57 Game Log

Playoffs[edit]

Key:      Win      Loss

1957 Stanley Cup Playoffs

Player statistics[edit]

Skaters
Goaltenders
Regular Season
Player GP TOI W L T GA GAA SA SV% SO
Worsley, LorneLorne Worsley 68 4080 26 28 14 217 3.24 2341 .907 3
Bower, JohnnyJohnny Bower 2 120 0 2 0 6 3.00 47 .872 0
Playoffs
Player GP TOI W L GA GAA SO
Worsley, LorneLorne Worsley 5 316 1 4 21 3.99 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;

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1956–1957 Division Standings Standings - NHL.com - Standings". National Hockey League. 
  2. ^ "1956–57 New York Rangers". hockeydb.com. Archived from the original on 30 June 2010. Retrieved 2010-08-08.