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1936–37 Montreal Maroons season

1936–37 Montreal Maroons
Division2nd Canadian
1936–37 record22–17–9
Goals for126
Goals against110
Team information
CoachTommy Gorman
CaptainLionel Conacher
ArenaMontreal Forum

The 1936–37 Montreal Maroons season was the 13th season of the NHL team. The team qualified for the playoffs and defeated the Boston Bruins in the first round, before losing to the New York Rangers in the second round.

1936–37 Montreal Maroons season Intro articles: 2

Offseason

The Maroons and the Boston Bruins played a pre-season series of six games in eastern Canada. Each team won three games.

  • Tuesday, October 27 Bruins 2 Maroons 1 @ Saint John
  • Wednesday, October 28 Maroons 3 Bruins 1 @ Saint John
  • Thursday, October 29 Bruins 1 Maroons 0 @ Moncton
  • Saturday, October 31 Maroons 4 Bruins 0 @ Halifax
  • Monday, November 2 Bruins 3 Maroons 2 @ Halifax
  • Wednesday, November 4 Maroons 3 Bruins 1 @ Moncton

1936–37 Montreal Maroons season Offseason articles: 4

Regular season

Final standings

Canadian Division
GP W L T GF GA Pts
Montreal Canadiens 48 24 18 6 115 111 54
Montreal Maroons 48 22 17 9 126 110 53
Toronto Maple Leafs 48 22 21 5 119 115 49
New York Americans 48 15 29 4 122 161 34

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Note: W = Wins, L = Losses, T = Ties, GF = Goals For, GA = Goals Against, Pts = Points
       Teams that qualified for the playoffs are highlighted in bold.


Record vs. opponents

1936–37 NHL Records
Team BOS CHI DET MON MTM NYA NYR TOR
Boston 5–2–1 1–7 2–3–1 5–1 4–1–1 3–2–3 3–2–1
Chicago 2–5–1 2–5–1 2–4 0–6 3–1–2 4–3–1 1–3–2
Detroit 7–1 5–2–1 1–4–1 2–1–3 2–3–1 5–1–2 3–2–1
M. Canadiens 3–2–1 4–2 4–1–1 2–3–2 6–2 3–2–1 2–6
M. Maroons 1–5 6–0 1–2–3 3–2–2 5–3 2–2–2 4–3–1
N.Y. Americans 1–4–1 1–3–2 3–2–1 2–6 3–5 2–4 3–5
N.Y. Rangers 2–3–3 3–4–1 1–5–2 2–3–1 2–2–2 4–2 5–1
Toronto 2–3–1 3–1–2 2–3–1 6–2 3–4–1 5–3 1–5

1936–37 Montreal Maroons season Regular season articles: 7

Playoffs

The Maroons faced off against Boston in the first round in a best-of-three series and won it in three games, or 2–1. They went against the Rangers in a best-of-three series and were swept in two games, or 0–2.

Schedule and results

Number Result Date Score Opponent Record
1 L November 10, 1936 1–4 New York Rangers (1936–37) 0–1–0
2 L November 12, 1936 1–2 @ Montreal Canadiens (1936–37) 0–2–0
3 T November 14, 1936 2–2 OT Detroit Red Wings (1936–37) 0–2–1
4 T November 15, 1936 2–2 OT @ Detroit Red Wings (1936–37) 0–2–2
5 W November 19, 1936 4–0 @ Chicago Black Hawks (1936–37) 1–2–2
6 L November 22, 1936 2–3 @ New York Americans (1936–37) 1–3–2
7 T November 24, 1936 2–2 OT Montreal Canadiens (1936–37) 1–3–3
8 L November 26, 1936 2–3 OT @ Boston Bruins (1936–37) 1–4–3
9 W November 28, 1936 3–2 New York Americans (1936–37) 2–4–3
10 L December 1, 1936 1–2 Toronto Maple Leafs (1936–37) 2–5–3
11 W December 5, 1936 3–1 @ Toronto Maple Leafs (1936–37) 3–5–3
12 W December 10, 1936 2–1 Chicago Black Hawks (1936–37) 4–5–3
13 T December 12, 1936 2–2 OT Montreal Canadiens (1936–37) 4–5–4
14 T December 15, 1936 2–2 OT @ New York Rangers (1936–37) 4–5–5
15 L December 17, 1936 0–5 Boston Bruins (1936–37) 4–6–5
16 L December 22, 1936 1–3 @ New York Americans (1936–37) 4–7–5
17 W December 26, 1936 4–3 OT New York Americans (1936–37) 5–7–5
18 L December 29, 1936 0–3 @ Boston Bruins (1936–37) 5–8–5
19 W December 31, 1936 3–1 OT Toronto Maple Leafs (1936–37) 6–8–5
20 T January 2, 1937 0–0 OT @ Toronto Maple Leafs (1936–37) 6–8–6
21 W January 3, 1937 3–1 @ Chicago Black Hawks (1936–37) 7–8–6
22 W January 5, 1937 4–2 Montreal Canadiens (1936–37) 8–8–6
23 L January 9, 1937 2–3 New York Rangers (1936–37) 8–9–6
24 W January 10, 1937 5–2 @ New York Rangers (1936–37) 9–9–6
25 L January 12, 1937 0–4 @ New York Americans (1936–37) 9–10–6
26 W January 14, 1937 7–3 Chicago Black Hawks (1936–37) 10–10–6
27 L January 16, 1937 0–5 @ Montreal Canadiens (1936–37) 10–11–6
28 L January 21, 1937 1–2 Boston Bruins (1936–37) 10–12–6
29 T January 23, 1937 1–1 OT Detroit Red Wings (1936–37) 10–12–7
30 L January 24, 1937 1–2 @ Detroit Red Wings (1936–37) 10–13–7
31 L January 30, 1937 4–7 @ Toronto Maple Leafs (1936–37) 10–14–7
32 W January 31, 1937 2–1 @ Chicago Black Hawks (1936–37) 11–14–7
33 W February 2, 1937 3–1 Toronto Maple Leafs (1936–37) 12–14–7
34 T February 6, 1937 1–1 OT New York Rangers (1936–37) 12–14–8
35 W February 7, 1937 4–2 @ New York Rangers (1936–37) 13–14–8
36 W February 9, 1937 2–0 @ Boston Bruins (1936–37) 14–14–8
37 W February 13, 1937 5–1 @ Montreal Canadiens (1936–37) 15–14–8
38 L February 18, 1937 1–2 Boston Bruins (1936–37) 15–15–8
39 W February 20, 1937 6–1 Chicago Black Hawks (1936–37) 16–15–8
40 L February 27, 1937 2–3 @ Toronto Maple Leafs (1936–37) 16–16–8
41 L March 2, 1937 4–7 Detroit Red Wings (1936–37) 16–17–8
42 W March 6, 1937 4–3 New York Americans (1936–37) 17–17–8
43 W March 9, 1937 4–1 @ Montreal Canadiens (1936–37) 18–17–8
44 W March 11, 1937 3–2 Toronto Maple Leafs (1936–37) 19–17–8
45 W March 14, 1937 6–4 @ New York Americans (1936–37) 20–17–8
46 T March 16, 1937 1–1 OT Montreal Canadiens (1936–37) 20–17–9
47 W March 20, 1937 8–4 New York Americans (1936–37) 21–17–9
48 W March 21, 1937 5–1 @ Detroit Red Wings (1936–37) 22–17–9

Player stats

Regular season

Scoring
Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM
Bob Gracie C/LW 47 11 25 36 18
Earl Robinson RW/C 47 16 18 34 19
Herb Cain LW 42 13 17 30 18
Baldy Northcott D/LW 46 15 14 29 18
Jimmy Ward RW 40 14 14 28 34
Lionel Conacher D 47 6 19 25 64
Dave Trottier LW 43 12 11 23 33
Gus Marker RW 47 10 12 22 22
Russ Blinco C 48 6 12 18 2
Gerry Shannon LW 31 9 7 16 13
Paul Runge C/LW 30 4 10 14 6
Stewart Evans D 47 6 7 13 54
Cy Wentworth D 43 3 4 7 29
Gerry Carson D 42 1 3 4 28
Carl Voss C 20 0 2 2 4
Bill MacKenzie D 10 0 1 1 6
Yip Radley D 17 0 1 1 13
Bill Beveridge G 21 0 0 0 0
Alec Connell G 27 0 0 0 0
Roger Jenkins RW/D 1 0 0 0 0
Max Kaminsky C 6 0 0 0 0
Goaltending
Player MIN GP W L T GA GAA SO
Bill Beveridge 1290 21 12 6 3 47 2.19 1
Alec Connell 1710 27 10 11 6 63 2.21 2
Team: 3000 48 22 17 9 110 2.20 3

Playoffs

Scoring
Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM
Bob Gracie C/LW 5 1 2 3 2
Earl Robinson RW/C 5 1 2 3 0
Herb Cain LW 5 1 1 2 0
Baldy Northcott D/LW 5 1 1 2 2
Russ Blinco C 5 1 0 1 2
Dave Trottier LW 5 1 0 1 5
Carl Voss C 5 1 0 1 0
Cy Wentworth D 5 1 0 1 0
Lionel Conacher D 5 0 1 1 2
Gus Marker RW 5 0 1 1 0
Gerry Shannon LW 5 0 1 1 0
Bill Beveridge G 5 0 0 0 0
Gerry Carson D 5 0 0 0 4
Stewart Evans D 5 0 0 0 0
Paul Runge C/LW 5 0 0 0 4
Goaltending
Player MIN GP W L GA GAA SO
Bill Beveridge 300 5 2 3 11 2.20 0
Team: 300 5 2 3 11 2.20 0

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Note: GP = Games played; G = Goals; A = Assists; Pts = Points; +/- = Plus/minus; 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 records

Detroit Red Wings 1:0 Montreal Maroons 6 OT

Transactions

Roster

See also

References

  1. ^ Standings: NHL Public Relations Department (2008). Dave McCarthy; et al. (eds.). THE NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE Official Guide & Record Book/2009. National Hockey League. p. 147. ISBN 978-1-894801-14-0.
  2. ^ "1936-37 Montreal Maroons Statistics - Hockey-Reference.com". hockey-reference.com. Retrieved 2009-05-28.

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