1959-60 Montreal Canadiens Game-by-Game Results

National Hockey League (NHL)
Team Record: 40-18-12 - 92 points
Finishing 1st in the NHL
Postseason: 8-0
Won Stanley Cup
Semi-Finals - Defeated Chicago Black Hawks 4-0
Stanley Cup Finals - Defeated Toronto Maple Leafs 4-0
Coach: Toe Blake (40-18-12)
Location: Montreal, Quebec, Canada
1959-60 Montreal Canadiens Statistics
1959-60 Montreal Canadiens Roster

The Montreal Canadiens of the National Hockey League ended the 1959-60 season with a record of 40 wins and 18 losses and 12 ties for 92 points, finishing first in the NHL. The team compiled a postseason mark of 8-0.

The Canadiens scored 255 goals, most in the league. Montreal conceded 178 goals, the lowest total in the circuit. Jean Beliveau netted 34 goals for the team, while Bernie Geoffrion and Henri Richard tallied 30 or more also. Henri Richard contributed 43 assists. Jacques Plante earned 40 wins for the squad and a team-best 2.54 goals against average, topping regular goalies.

Toe Blake coached the team. The 1959-60 Montreal Canadiens won the Stanley Cup.

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Regular Season Goals For: 255
Regular Season Goals Against: 178

Date Game Res Home Road Record
October 8, 1959 Boston Bruins 1 at Montreal Canadiens 4 W 1-0-0 0-0-0 1-0-0
October 10, 1959 Detroit Red Wings 1 at Montreal Canadiens 1 T 1-0-1 0-0-0 1-0-1 OT
October 11, 1959 Montreal Canadiens 4 at Boston Bruins 8 L 1-0-1 0-1-0 1-1-1
October 15, 1959 Toronto Maple Leafs 2 at Montreal Canadiens 4 W 2-0-1 0-1-0 2-1-1
October 17, 1959 New York Rangers 4 at Montreal Canadiens 2 L 2-1-1 0-1-0 2-2-1
October 18, 1959 Montreal Canadiens 6 at New York Rangers 5 W 2-1-1 1-1-0 3-2-1
October 22, 1959 Chicago Black Hawks 1 at Montreal Canadiens 4 W 3-1-1 1-1-0 4-2-1
October 24, 1959 Boston Bruins 1 at Montreal Canadiens 5 W 4-1-1 1-1-0 5-2-1
October 25, 1959 Montreal Canadiens 2 at Detroit Red Wings 1 W 4-1-1 2-1-0 6-2-1
October 27, 1959 Montreal Canadiens 2 at Chicago Black Hawks 1 W 4-1-1 3-1-0 7-2-1
October 28, 1959 Montreal Canadiens 1 at Toronto Maple Leafs 1 T 4-1-1 3-1-1 7-2-2 OT
October 31, 1959 Detroit Red Wings 2 at Montreal Canadiens 2 T 4-1-2 3-1-1 7-2-3 OT
November 1, 1959 Montreal Canadiens 3 at New York Rangers 1 W 4-1-2 4-1-1 8-2-3
November 5, 1959 New York Rangers 2 at Montreal Canadiens 8 W 5-1-2 4-1-1 9-2-3
November 7, 1959 Chicago Black Hawks 2 at Montreal Canadiens 2 T 5-1-3 4-1-1 9-2-4 OT
November 12, 1959 Toronto Maple Leafs 0 at Montreal Canadiens 3 W 6-1-3 4-1-1 10-2-4
November 14, 1959 Boston Bruins 1 at Montreal Canadiens 8 W 7-1-3 4-1-1 11-2-4
November 15, 1959 Montreal Canadiens 4 at Boston Bruins 1 W 7-1-3 5-1-1 12-2-4
November 21, 1959 Montreal Canadiens 4 at Toronto Maple Leafs 1 W 7-1-3 6-1-1 13-2-4
November 22, 1959 Montreal Canadiens 3 at Chicago Black Hawks 1 W 7-1-3 7-1-1 14-2-4
November 26, 1959 Montreal Canadiens 4 at Detroit Red Wings 2 W 7-1-3 8-1-1 15-2-4
November 28, 1959 Detroit Red Wings 0 at Montreal Canadiens 1 W 8-1-3 8-1-1 16-2-4
November 29, 1959 Montreal Canadiens 4 at Boston Bruins 2 W 8-1-3 9-1-1 17-2-4
December 2, 1959 Montreal Canadiens 0 at Toronto Maple Leafs 1 L 8-1-3 9-2-1 17-3-4
December 3, 1959 New York Rangers 7 at Montreal Canadiens 4 L 8-2-3 9-2-1 17-4-4
December 5, 1959 Chicago Black Hawks 2 at Montreal Canadiens 2 T 8-2-4 9-2-1 17-4-5 OT
December 6, 1959 Montreal Canadiens 4 at Detroit Red Wings 4 T 8-2-4 9-2-2 17-4-6 OT
December 12, 1959 Detroit Red Wings 3 at Montreal Canadiens 2 L 8-3-4 9-2-2 17-5-6
December 13, 1959 Montreal Canadiens 4 at Chicago Black Hawks 4 T 8-3-4 9-2-3 17-5-7 OT
December 17, 1959 Toronto Maple Leafs 2 at Montreal Canadiens 8 W 9-3-4 9-2-3 18-5-7
December 19, 1959 New York Rangers 3 at Montreal Canadiens 5 W 10-3-4 9-2-3 19-5-7
December 20, 1959 Montreal Canadiens 5 at New York Rangers 6 L 10-3-4 9-3-3 19-6-7
December 26, 1959 Chicago Black Hawks 2 at Montreal Canadiens 9 W 11-3-4 9-3-3 20-6-7
December 27, 1959 Montreal Canadiens 3 at Detroit Red Wings 1 W 11-3-4 10-3-3 21-6-7
December 30, 1959 Montreal Canadiens 3 at Toronto Maple Leafs 2 W 11-3-4 11-3-3 22-6-7
January 2, 1960 Boston Bruins 5 at Montreal Canadiens 6 W 12-3-4 11-3-3 23-6-7
January 3, 1960 Montreal Canadiens 3 at New York Rangers 8 L 12-3-4 11-4-3 23-7-7
January 9, 1960 Chicago Black Hawks 1 at Montreal Canadiens 2 W 13-3-4 11-4-3 24-7-7
January 10, 1960 Montreal Canadiens 0 at Chicago Black Hawks 3 L 13-3-4 11-5-3 24-8-7
January 14, 1960 Toronto Maple Leafs 1 at Montreal Canadiens 3 W 14-3-4 11-5-3 25-8-7
January 16, 1960 Boston Bruins 2 at Montreal Canadiens 8 W 15-3-4 11-5-3 26-8-7
January 17, 1960 Montreal Canadiens 3 at Boston Bruins 1 W 15-3-4 12-5-3 27-8-7
January 21, 1960 New York Rangers 2 at Montreal Canadiens 11 W 16-3-4 12-5-3 28-8-7
January 23, 1960 Detroit Red Wings 2 at Montreal Canadiens 4 W 17-3-4 12-5-3 29-8-7
January 24, 1960 Montreal Canadiens 3 at Chicago Black Hawks 2 W 17-3-4 13-5-3 30-8-7
January 27, 1960 Montreal Canadiens 2 at New York Rangers 2 T 17-3-4 13-5-4 30-8-8 OT
January 28, 1960 Montreal Canadiens 4 at Detroit Red Wings 2 W 17-3-4 14-5-4 31-8-8
January 30, 1960 Chicago Black Hawks 2 at Montreal Canadiens 2 T 17-3-5 14-5-4 31-8-9 OT
January 31, 1960 Montreal Canadiens 5 at Boston Bruins 6 L 17-3-5 14-6-4 31-9-9
February 4, 1960 Toronto Maple Leafs 2 at Montreal Canadiens 4 W 18-3-5 14-6-4 32-9-9
February 6, 1960 Boston Bruins 3 at Montreal Canadiens 5 W 19-3-5 14-6-4 33-9-9
February 7, 1960 Montreal Canadiens 1 at New York Rangers 4 L 19-3-5 14-7-4 33-10-9
February 10, 1960 Montreal Canadiens 4 at Toronto Maple Leafs 2 W 19-3-5 15-7-4 34-10-9
February 13, 1960 Montreal Canadiens 6 at Boston Bruins 7 L 19-3-5 15-8-4 34-11-9
February 14, 1960 Montreal Canadiens 0 at Chicago Black Hawks 2 L 19-3-5 15-9-4 34-12-9
February 18, 1960 Detroit Red Wings 3 at Montreal Canadiens 3 T 19-3-6 15-9-4 34-12-10 OT
February 20, 1960 New York Rangers 3 at Montreal Canadiens 3 T 19-3-7 15-9-4 34-12-11 OT
February 21, 1960 Montreal Canadiens 6 at Detroit Red Wings 3 W 19-3-7 16-9-4 35-12-11
February 24, 1960 Montreal Canadiens 1 at Toronto Maple Leafs 3 L 19-3-7 16-10-4 35-13-11
February 27, 1960 New York Rangers 2 at Montreal Canadiens 3 W 20-3-7 16-10-4 36-13-11
March 3, 1960 Toronto Maple Leafs 1 at Montreal Canadiens 5 W 21-3-7 16-10-4 37-13-11
March 5, 1960 Detroit Red Wings 2 at Montreal Canadiens 2 T 21-3-8 16-10-4 37-13-12 OT
March 6, 1960 Montreal Canadiens 2 at Chicago Black Hawks 4 L 21-3-8 16-11-4 37-14-12
March 8, 1960 Montreal Canadiens 0 at Detroit Red Wings 3 L 21-3-8 16-12-4 37-15-12
March 9, 1960 Montreal Canadiens 9 at Toronto Maple Leafs 4 W 21-3-8 17-12-4 38-15-12
March 12, 1960 Chicago Black Hawks 0 at Montreal Canadiens 5 W 22-3-8 17-12-4 39-15-12
March 13, 1960 Montreal Canadiens 2 at Boston Bruins 3 L 22-3-8 17-13-4 39-16-12
March 17, 1960 Toronto Maple Leafs 6 at Montreal Canadiens 2 L 22-4-8 17-13-4 39-17-12
March 19, 1960 Boston Bruins 1 at Montreal Canadiens 5 W 23-4-8 17-13-4 40-17-12
March 20, 1960 Montreal Canadiens 1 at New York Rangers 3 L 23-4-8 17-14-4 40-18-12
March 24, 1960 Chicago Black Hawks 3 at Montreal Canadiens 4 W 1-0-0 0-0-0 1-0-0
March 26, 1960 Chicago Black Hawks 3 at Montreal Canadiens 4 W 2-0-0 0-0-0 2-0-0 OT
March 29, 1960 Montreal Canadiens 4 at Chicago Black Hawks 0 W 2-0-0 1-0-0 3-0-0
March 31, 1960 Montreal Canadiens 2 at Chicago Black Hawks 0 W 2-0-0 2-0-0 4-0-0
April 7, 1960 Toronto Maple Leafs 2 at Montreal Canadiens 4 W 3-0-0 2-0-0 5-0-0
April 9, 1960 Toronto Maple Leafs 1 at Montreal Canadiens 2 W 4-0-0 2-0-0 6-0-0
April 12, 1960 Montreal Canadiens 5 at Toronto Maple Leafs 2 W 4-0-0 3-0-0 7-0-0
April 14, 1960 Montreal Canadiens 4 at Toronto Maple Leafs 0 W 4-0-0 4-0-0 8-0-0