1940-41 Boston Bruins Roster

National Hockey League (NHL)
Team Record: 27-8-13 - 67 points
Finishing 1st in the NHL
Postseason: 8-3
Won Stanley Cup
Semi-Finals - Defeated Toronto Maple Leafs 4-3
Stanley Cup Finals - Defeated Detroit Red Wings 4-0
Coach: Cooney Weiland (27-8-13)
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
1940-41 Boston Bruins Statistics
1940-41 Boston Bruins Results

The Boston Bruins of the National Hockey League ended the 1940-41 season with a record of 27 wins and 8 losses and 13 ties for 67 points, finishing first in the NHL. The team compiled a postseason mark of 8-3.

The Bruins paced the circuit with 168 goals. Boston allowed 102 goals. Roy Conacher scored 24 goals for the squad, and Bill Cowley contributed 45 assists. Frank Brimsek earned 27 wins in front of the net for the team and a team-best 2.01 goals against average, leading goaltenders with enough qualifying appearances.

Cooney Weiland coached the team. The 1940-41 Boston Bruins won the Stanley Cup.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight S/C Hometown
Bobby BauerRFebruary 16, 19155'6"150RWaterloo, ON Canada
Frank BrimsekGSeptember 26, 19155'9"170LEveleth, MN USA
Gordie BruceLMay 9, 19195'11"190LOttawa, ON Canada
Herb CainLDecember 24, 19125'11"180LNewmarket, ON Canada
Dit ClapperDFebruary 9, 19076'2"195RNewmarket, ON Canada
Roy ConacherLOctober 5, 19166'2"175LToronto, ON Canada
Bill CowleyCJune 12, 19125'10"165LBriston, QC Canada
Jack CrawfordDOctober 26, 19165'11"200RDublin, ON Canada
Woody DumartLDecember 23, 19166'0"190LKitchener, ON Canada
Red HamillLJanuary 11, 19175'11"180LToronto, ON Canada
Mel HillRFebruary 15, 19145'10"175RGlenboro, MB Canada
Flash HollettDApril 13, 19126'0"180LNorth Sydney, NS Canada
Art JacksonCDecember 15, 19155'8"165LToronto, ON Canada
Pat McReavyCJanuary 16, 19185'11"165ROwen Sound, ON Canada
Terry ReardonCApril 6, 19195'10"170RWinnipeg, MB Canada
Milt SchmidtCMarch 5, 19186'0"185LKitchener, ON Canada
Jack ShewchukDJune 19, 19176'1"190LBrantford, ON Canada
Des SmithDFebruary 22, 19146'0"185LOttawa, ON Canada
Eddie WisemanRDecember 28, 19125'7"160RNewcastle, NB Canada