The voting took place among the sportswriters and broadcasters in the six cities (Boston, Chicago, Detroit, Montreal, New York, and Toronto). They voted on their top three choices with 5 points given for their first choice, 3 for their second, and 1 for their third.
|Ken Wharram||Chicago Black Hawks||120|
|Dave Keon||Toronto Maple Leafs||69|
|Camille Henry||New York Rangers||50|
|Phil Goyette||New York||21|
|Murray Oliver||Boston Bruins||13|
|Alex Delvecchio||Detroit Red Wings||11|
|Jean Beliveau||Montreal Canadiens||1|