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61-62NYR
1961–62 New York Rangers · NHL
1961–62 record 26–32–12
Goals for 195
Goals against 207
Coach Doug Harvey
Captain Andy Bathgate
Arena Madison Square Garden
Team leaders
Goals Andy Bathgate (28)
Assists Andy Bathgate (56)
Points Andy Bathgate (84)
Penalties in minutes Albert Langlois (90)
Wins Gump Worsley (22)
Goals against average Marcel Paille (2.80)

The 1961–62 New York Rangers season was the 36th season for the team in the National Hockey League (NHL). During the regular season, the Rangers finished fourth in the NHL with 64 points, and qualified for the playoffs. In the NHL semi-finals, the Rangers lost to the Toronto Maple Leafs in six games.

OffseasonEdit

Regular seasonEdit

Final standingsEdit

National Hockey League
GP W L T GF GA Pts
Montreal Canadiens 70 42 14 14 259 166 98
Toronto Maple Leafs 70 37 22 11 232 180 85
Chicago Black Hawks 70 31 26 13 217 186 75
New York Rangers 70 26 32 12 195 207 64
Detroit Red Wings 70 23 33 14 184 219 60
Boston Bruins 70 15 47 8 177 306 38

Note: GP = Games played, W = Wins, L = Losses, T = Ties, Pts = Points, GF = Goals for, GA = Goals against

Game logEdit

Regular season schedule
No. R Date Score Opponent Record
1WOctober 11, 19616–2 @ Boston Bruins (1961–62) 1–0–0
2WOctober 12, 19616–3 Boston Bruins (1961–62) 2–0–0
3LOctober 14, 19611–3 @ Montreal Canadiens (1961–62) 2–1–0
4WOctober 15, 19612–1 Toronto Maple Leafs (1961–62) 3–1–0
5LOctober 18, 19612–5 Montreal Canadiens (1961–62) 3–2–0
6WOctober 19, 19614–2 @ Chicago Black Hawks (1961–62) 4–2–0
7TOctober 21, 19614–4 @ Detroit Red Wings (1961–62) 4–2–1
8LOctober 22, 19614–5 Detroit Red Wings (1961–62) 4–3–1
9TOctober 25, 19611–1 Chicago Black Hawks (1961–62) 4–3–2
10LOctober 28, 19611–5 @ Toronto Maple Leafs (1961–62) 4–4–2
11WOctober 29, 19614–2 Toronto Maple Leafs (1961–62) 5–4–2
12WOctober 31, 19614–2 @ Chicago Black Hawks (1961–62) 6–4–2
13LNovember 2, 19610–1 @ Detroit Red Wings (1961–62) 6–5–2
14TNovember 4, 19613–3 @ Montreal Canadiens (1961–62) 6–5–3
15TNovember 8, 19614–4 Boston Bruins (1961–62) 6–5–4
16WNovember 12, 19614–1 Chicago Black Hawks (1961–62) 7–5–4
17TNovember 18, 19614–4 Montreal Canadiens (1961–62) 7–5–5
18WNovember 19, 19615–3 Toronto Maple Leafs (1961–62) 8–5–5
19WNovember 22, 19614–0 Detroit Red Wings (1961–62) 9–5–5
20WNovember 23, 19614–3 @ Boston Bruins (1961–62) 10–5–5
21LNovember 25, 19610–6 @ Toronto Maple Leafs (1961–62) 10–6–5
22TNovember 26, 19612–2 Montreal Canadiens (1961–62) 10–6–6
23LDecember 2, 19611–3 @ Boston Bruins (1961–62) 10–7–6
24WDecember 3, 19613–1 Boston Bruins (1961–62) 11–7–6
25LDecember 6, 19613–8 Chicago Black Hawks (1961–62) 11–8–6
26TDecember 7, 19613–3 @ Detroit Red Wings (1961–62) 11–8–7
27TDecember 9, 19612–2 @ Montreal Canadiens (1961–62) 11–8–8
28LDecember 10, 19612–3 Toronto Maple Leafs (1961–62) 11–9–8
29LDecember 16, 19612–4 @ Toronto Maple Leafs (1961–62) 11–10–8
30LDecember 17, 19611–3 @ Chicago Black Hawks (1961–62) 11–11–8
31WDecember 20, 19616–1 Detroit Red Wings (1961–62) 12–11–8
32WDecember 23, 19617–3 Chicago Black Hawks (1961–62) 13–11–8
33WDecember 25, 19616–4 @ Detroit Red Wings (1961–62) 14–11–8
34LDecember 27, 19610–3 Montreal Canadiens (1961–62) 14–12–8
35LDecember 31, 19614–7 Boston Bruins (1961–62) 14–13–8
36WJanuary 1, 19624–2 @ Boston Bruins (1961–62) 15–13–8
37LJanuary 3, 19621–2 @ Chicago Black Hawks (1961–62) 15–14–8
38LJanuary 6, 19621–5 @ Montreal Canadiens (1961–62) 15–15–8
39LJanuary 7, 19623–4 Toronto Maple Leafs (1961–62) 15–16–8
40LJanuary 13, 19622–4 @ Chicago Black Hawks (1961–62) 15–17–8
41LJanuary 14, 19621–2 @ Detroit Red Wings (1961–62) 15–18–8
42LJanuary 17, 19622–4 @ Toronto Maple Leafs (1961–62) 15–19–8
43LJanuary 21, 19621–3 @ Chicago Black Hawks (1961–62) 15–20–8
44LJanuary 24, 19620–3 Detroit Red Wings (1961–62) 15–21–8
45LJanuary 27, 19621–5 @ Montreal Canadiens (1961–62) 15–22–8
46LJanuary 28, 19620–3 Chicago Black Hawks (1961–62) 15–23–8
47WJanuary 31, 19625–0 Boston Bruins (1961–62) 16–23–8
48WFebruary 1, 19625–3 @ Boston Bruins (1961–62) 17–23–8
49LFebruary 3, 19621–4 @ Toronto Maple Leafs (1961–62) 17–24–8
50WFebruary 4, 19622–1 Montreal Canadiens (1961–62) 18–24–8
51TFebruary 7, 19622–2 Detroit Red Wings (1961–62) 18–24–9
52WFebruary 10, 19622–1 Chicago Black Hawks (1961–62) 19–24–9
53WFebruary 11, 19625–3 @ Boston Bruins (1961–62) 20–24–9
54LFebruary 14, 19623–4 @ Chicago Black Hawks (1961–62) 20–25–9
55LFebruary 15, 19623–4 @ Detroit Red Wings (1961–62) 20–26–9
56LFebruary 17, 19623–5 @ Toronto Maple Leafs (1961–62) 20–27–9
57WFebruary 18, 19626–2 Toronto Maple Leafs (1961–62) 21–27–9
58WFebruary 21, 19624–2 Boston Bruins (1961–62) 22–27–9
59LFebruary 24, 19622–4 @ Montreal Canadiens (1961–62) 22–28–9
60TFebruary 25, 19623–3 Montreal Canadiens (1961–62) 22–28–10
61TFebruary 28, 19622–2 Boston Bruins (1961–62) 22–28–11
62LMarch 3, 19621–3 @ Toronto Maple Leafs (1961–62) 22–29–11
63LMarch 4, 19622–4 Detroit Red Wings (1961–62) 22–30–11
64WMarch 6, 19625–4 @ Detroit Red Wings (1961–62) 23–30–11
65LMarch 11, 19621–2 Montreal Canadiens (1961–62) 23–31–11
66WMarch 14, 19623–2 Detroit Red Wings (1961–62) 24–31–11
67LMarch 17, 19620–2 @ Montreal Canadiens (1961–62) 24–32–11
68TMarch 18, 19622–2 Toronto Maple Leafs (1961–62) 24–32–12
69WMarch 22, 19624–3 @ Boston Bruins (1961–62) 25–32–12
70WMarch 25, 19624–1 Chicago Black Hawks (1961–62) 26–32–12

PlayoffsEdit

Player statsEdit

Regular seasonEdit

Scoring
Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM
Bathgate, AndyAndy Bathgate RW 70 28 56 84 44
Prentice, DeanDean Prentice LW 68 22 38 60 20
Ingarfield, EarlEarl Ingarfield C 70 26 31 57 18
Hebenton, AndyAndy Hebenton RW 70 18 24 42 10
Henry, CamilleCamille Henry C 60 23 15 38 8
Harvey, DougDoug Harvey D 69 6 24 30 42
Schinkel, KenKen Schinkel RW 65 7 21 28 17
Hampson, TedTed Hampson C 68 4 24 28 10
Gendron, Jean-GuyJean-Guy Gendron LW 69 14 11 25 71
Langlois, AlbertAlbert Langlois D 69 7 18 25 90
Hannigan, PatPat Hannigan LW 56 8 14 22 34
Howell, HarryHarry Howell D 66 6 15 21 89
Balon, DaveDave Balon LW 30 4 11 15 11
Wilson, JohnnyJohnny Wilson LW 40 11 3 14 14
Ratelle, JeanJean Ratelle C 31 4 8 12 4
Spencer, IrvIrv Spencer D 43 2 10 12 31
Cahan, LarryLarry Cahan D 57 2 7 9 85
Hadfield, VicVic Hadfield LW 44 3 1 4 22
Goegan, PetePete Goegan D 7 0 2 2 6
Bownass, JackJack Bownass D 4 0 0 0 4
Cunningham, BobBob Cunningham C 1 0 0 0 0
Dryden, DaveDave Dryden G 1 0 0 0 0
Gilbert, RodRod Gilbert RW 1 0 0 0 0
Olesevich, DanDan Olesevich G 1 0 0 0 0
Paille, MarcelMarcel Paille G 10 0 0 0 0
Pearson, MelMel Pearson LW 3 0 0 0 2
Worsley, GumpGump Worsley G 60 0 0 0 12
Goaltending
Player MIN GP W L T GA GAA SO
Worsley, GumpGump Worsley 3531 60 22 27 9 172 2.92 2
Paille, MarcelMarcel Paille 600 10 4 4 2 28 2.80 0
Dryden, DaveDave Dryden 40 1 0 1 0 3 4.50 0
Olesevich, DanDan Olesevich 29 1 0 0 1 2 4.14 0
Team: 4200 70 26 32 12 205 2.93 2

PlayoffsEdit

Scoring
Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM
Ingarfield, EarlEarl Ingarfield C 6 3 2 5 2
Balon, DaveDave Balon LW 6 2 3 5 2
Gilbert, RodRod Gilbert RW 4 2 3 5 4
Gendron, Jean-GuyJean-Guy Gendron LW 6 3 1 4 2
Wilson, JohnnyJohnny Wilson LW 6 2 2 4 4
Bathgate, AndyAndy Bathgate RW 6 1 2 3 4
Hebenton, AndyAndy Hebenton RW 6 1 2 3 0
Prentice, DeanDean Prentice LW 3 0 2 2 0
Schinkel, KenKen Schinkel RW 2 1 0 1 0
Hampson, TedTed Hampson C 6 0 1 1 0
Harvey, DougDoug Harvey D 6 0 1 1 2
Howell, HarryHarry Howell D 6 0 1 1 8
Langlois, AlbertAlbert Langlois D 6 0 1 1 2
Cahan, LarryLarry Cahan D 6 0 0 0 10
Hadfield, VicVic Hadfield LW 4 0 0 0 2
Hannigan, PatPat Hannigan LW 4 0 0 0 2
Henry, CamilleCamille Henry C 5 0 0 0 0
Spencer, IrvIrv Spencer D 1 0 0 0 2
Worsley, GumpGump Worsley G 6 0 0 0 0
Goaltending
Player MIN GP W L GA GAA SO
Worsley, GumpGump Worsley 384 6 2 4 21 3.28 0
Team: 384 6 2 4 21 3.28 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;

Awards and recordsEdit

TransactionsEdit

RosterEdit

Game AdsEdit


See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1961-62 New York Rangers Statistics - Hockey-Reference.com. hockey-reference.com. Retrieved on 2009-06-15.

External linksEdit

New York Rangers
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Stanley Cups 1928, 1933, 1940, 1994
Affiliates Hartford Wolf Pack (AHL), Greenville Road Warriors (ECHL)


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