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56-57NYR
1956–57 New York Rangers · NHL
Division 4th NHL
1956–57 record 26-30-14
Goals for 184
Goals against 227
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.


OffseasonEdit

Regular seasonEdit

Season StandingsEdit

National Hockey League GP W L T Pts GF GA
Detroit Red Wings 70 38 20 12 88 198 157
Montreal Canadiens 70 35 23 12 82 210 155
Boston Bruins 70 34 24 12 80 195 174
New York Rangers 70 26 30 14 66 184 227
Toronto Maple Leafs 70 21 34 15 57 174 192
Chicago Black Hawks 70 16 39 15 47 169 225

Note: GP = Games played, W = Wins, L = Losses, T = Ties, Pts = Points, GF = Goals for, GA = Goals against
Teams that qualify for the playoffs are indicated in bold.

Game logEdit

Regular season schedule
No. R Date Score Opponent Record
1WOctober 12, 19563–0 @ Chicago Black Hawks (1956–57) 1–0–0
2LOctober 14, 19561–2 @ Detroit Red Wings (1956–57) 1–1–0
3WOctober 17, 19562–0 Boston Bruins (1956–57) 2–1–0
4LOctober 20, 19560–5 @ Montreal Canadiens (1956–57) 2–2–0
5WOctober 21, 19564–1 Chicago Black Hawks (1956–57) 3–2–0
6WOctober 24, 19563–2 Montreal Canadiens (1956–57) 4–2–0
7TOctober 28, 19561–1 Toronto Maple Leafs (1956–57) 4–2–1
8LOctober 31, 19562–7 @ Toronto Maple Leafs (1956–57) 4–3–1
9LNovember 4, 19561–4 @ Boston Bruins (1956–57) 4–4–1
10LNovember 7, 19562–4 Boston Bruins (1956–57) 4–5–1
11LNovember 8, 19562–4 @ Montreal Canadiens (1956–57) 4–6–1
12LNovember 10, 19564–6 Detroit Red Wings (1956–57) 4–7–1
13LNovember 14, 19563–5 Montreal Canadiens (1956–57) 4–8–1
14TNovember 17, 19564–4 Boston Bruins (1956–57) 4–8–2
15TNovember 18, 19562–2 @ Chicago Black Hawks (1956–57) 4–8–3
16TNovember 21, 19563–3 Toronto Maple Leafs (1956–57) 4–8–4
17WNovember 22, 19564–3 @ Boston Bruins (1956–57) 5–8–4
18LNovember 24, 19561–6 @ Montreal Canadiens (1956–57) 5–9–4
19TNovember 25, 19561–1 Montreal Canadiens (1956–57) 5–9–5
20WNovember 28, 19562–1 Boston Bruins (1956–57) 6–9–5
21LNovember 29, 19561–4 @ Detroit Red Wings (1956–57) 6–10–5
22WDecember 2, 19564–2 Toronto Maple Leafs (1956–57) 7–10–5
23TDecember 5, 19562–2 Chicago Black Hawks (1956–57) 7–10–6
24TDecember 8, 19560–0 @ Toronto Maple Leafs (1956–57) 7–10–7
25WDecember 9, 19564–2 Detroit Red Wings (1956–57) 8–10–7
26LDecember 13, 19561–2 @ Detroit Red Wings (1956–57) 8–11–7
27LDecember 15, 19561–2 @ Toronto Maple Leafs (1956–57) 8–12–7
28WDecember 16, 19564–2 Montreal Canadiens (1956–57) 9–12–7
29WDecember 21, 19563–2 @ Chicago Black Hawks (1956–57) 10–12–7
30LDecember 23, 19561–3 Toronto Maple Leafs (1956–57) 10–13–7
31LDecember 25, 19561–8 @ Detroit Red Wings (1956–57) 10–14–7
32WDecember 27, 19563–2 Chicago Black Hawks (1956–57) 11–14–7
33LDecember 29, 19563–6 @ Montreal Canadiens (1956–57) 11–15–7
34LDecember 31, 19560–1 Detroit Red Wings (1956–57) 11–16–7
35LJanuary 1, 19573–5 @ Boston Bruins (1956–57) 11–17–7
36WJanuary 5, 19574–1 Chicago Black Hawks (1956–57) 12–17–7
37LJanuary 6, 19572–3 Montreal Canadiens (1956–57) 12–18–7
38LJanuary 9, 19573–4 Toronto Maple Leafs (1956–57) 12–19–7
39WJanuary 11, 19577–4 @ Chicago Black Hawks (1956–57) 13–19–7
40WJanuary 12, 19575–4 @ Detroit Red Wings (1956–57) 14–19–7
41LJanuary 13, 19572–3 Detroit Red Wings (1956–57) 14–20–7
42LJanuary 19, 19570–5 @ Montreal Canadiens (1956–57) 14–21–7
43LJanuary 20, 19572–5 @ Detroit Red Wings (1956–57) 14–22–7
44TJanuary 23, 19574–4 @ Toronto Maple Leafs (1956–57) 14–22–8
45WJanuary 26, 19575–3 @ Boston Bruins (1956–57) 15–22–8
46WJanuary 27, 19573–2 @ Chicago Black Hawks (1956–57) 16–22–8
47LJanuary 30, 19572–7 Chicago Black Hawks (1956–57) 16–23–8
48LFebruary 2, 19574–5 Detroit Red Wings (1956–57) 16–24–8
49LFebruary 3, 19571–4 @ Boston Bruins (1956–57) 16–25–8
50WFebruary 6, 19573–2 Boston Bruins (1956–57) 17–25–8
51TFebruary 7, 19574–4 @ Chicago Black Hawks (1956–57) 17–25–9
52TFebruary 9, 19574–4 @ Toronto Maple Leafs (1956–57) 17–25–10
53WFebruary 10, 19575–4 Montreal Canadiens (1956–57) 18–25–10
54LFebruary 14, 19572–3 @ Detroit Red Wings (1956–57) 18–26–10
55WFebruary 16, 19572–1 @ Montreal Canadiens (1956–57) 19–26–10
56WFebruary 17, 19573–2 Toronto Maple Leafs (1956–57) 20–26–10
57WFebruary 20, 19575–2 Boston Bruins (1956–57) 21–26–10
58LFebruary 23, 19571–4 @ Montreal Canadiens (1956–57) 21–27–10
59WFebruary 24, 19574–3 Montreal Canadiens (1956–57) 22–27–10
60TFebruary 27, 19576–6 Chicago Black Hawks (1956–57) 22–27–11
61WMarch 2, 19573–2 @ Boston Bruins (1956–57) 23–27–11
62TMarch 3, 19571–1 Detroit Red Wings (1956–57) 23–27–12
63TMarch 7, 19572–2 @ Chicago Black Hawks (1956–57) 23–27–13
64WMarch 9, 19572–1 @ Toronto Maple Leafs (1956–57) 24–27–13
65WMarch 10, 19574–1 Detroit Red Wings (1956–57) 25–27–13
66LMarch 13, 19571–2 Boston Bruins (1956–57) 25–28–13
67LMarch 16, 19571–14 @ Toronto Maple Leafs (1956–57) 25–29–13
68LMarch 17, 19573–5 Toronto Maple Leafs (1956–57) 25–30–13
69WMarch 23, 19574–2 @ Boston Bruins (1956–57) 26–30–13
70TMarch 24, 19574–4 Chicago Black Hawks (1956–57) 26–30–14

Player statsEdit

Regular seasonEdit

Scoring
Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM
Bathgate, AndyAndy Bathgate RW 70 27 50 77 60
Hebenton, AndyAndy Hebenton RW 70 21 23 44 10
Prentice, DeanDean Prentice LW 68 19 23 42 38
Gadsby, BillBill Gadsby D 70 4 37 41 72
Creighton, DaveDave Creighton C 70 18 21 39 42
Lewicki, DannyDanny Lewicki LW 70 18 20 38 47
Popein, LarryLarry Popein C 67 11 19 30 20
Henry, CamilleCamille Henry C 36 14 15 29 2
Sullivan, RedRed Sullivan C 42 6 17 23 36
Murphy, RonRon Murphy LW 33 7 12 19 14
Foley, GerryGerry Foley RW 69 7 9 16 48
Gendron, Jean-GuyJean-Guy Gendron LW 70 9 6 15 40
MacDonald, ParkerParker MacDonald C 45 7 8 15 24
Fontinato, LouLou Fontinato D 70 3 12 15 139
Howell, HarryHarry Howell D 65 2 10 12 70
Cahan, LarryLarry Cahan D 61 5 4 9 65
Evans, JackJack Evans D 70 3 6 9 110
Cline, BruceBruce Cline RW 30 2 3 5 10
Horvath, BroncoBronco Horvath C 7 1 2 3 4
Bower, JohnnyJohnny Bower G 2 0 0 0 0
Worsley, GumpGump Worsley G 68 0 0 0 19
Goaltending
Player MIN GP W L T GA GAA SO
Worsley, GumpGump Worsley 4080 68 26 28 14 216 3.18 3
Bower, JohnnyJohnny Bower 120 2 0 2 0 6 3.00 0
Team: 4200 70 26 30 14 222 3.17 3

PlayoffsEdit

Scoring
Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM
Henry, CamilleCamille Henry C 5 2 3 5 0
Creighton, DaveDave Creighton C 5 2 2 4 2
Gadsby, BillBill Gadsby D 5 1 2 3 2
Sullivan, RedRed Sullivan C 5 1 2 3 4
Popein, LarryLarry Popein C 5 0 3 3 0
Bathgate, AndyAndy Bathgate RW 5 2 0 2 27
Hebenton, AndyAndy Hebenton RW 5 2 0 2 2
MacDonald, ParkerParker MacDonald C 1 1 1 2 0
Prentice, DeanDean Prentice LW 5 0 2 2 4
Howell, HarryHarry Howell D 5 1 0 1 6
Evans, JackJack Evans D 5 0 1 1 4
Gendron, Jean-GuyJean-Guy Gendron LW 5 0 1 1 6
Lewicki, DannyDanny Lewicki LW 5 0 1 1 2
Cahan, LarryLarry Cahan D 3 0 0 0 2
Foley, GerryGerry Foley RW 3 0 0 0 0
Fontinato, LouLou Fontinato D 5 0 0 0 7
Murphy, RonRon Murphy LW 5 0 0 0 0
Worsley, GumpGump Worsley G 5 0 0 0 0
Goaltending
Player MIN GP W L GA GAA SO
Worsley, GumpGump Worsley 316 5 1 4 21 3.99 0
Team: 316 5 1 4 21 3.99 0

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Note: Pos = Position; GP = Games played; G = Goals; A = Assists; Pts = Points; PIM = Penalty minutes; PPG = Power-play goals; SHG = Short-handed goals; GWG = Game-winning goals


      MIN = Minutes played; W = Wins; L = Losses; T = Ties; GA = Goals-against; GAA = Goals-against average; SO = Shutouts;

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1956-57 New York Rangers Statistics - Hockey-Reference.com. hockey-reference.com. Retrieved on 2009-06-15.
New York Rangers
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Madison Square Garden
Stanley Cups 1928, 1933, 1940, 1994
Affiliates Hartford Wolf Pack (AHL), Greenville Road Warriors (ECHL)


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