1940-41 Detroit Red Wings Roster

National Hockey League (NHL)
Team Record: 21-16-11 - 53 points
Finishing 3rd in the NHL
Postseason: 4-5
Lost Stanley Cup finals
Quarter-Finals - Defeated New York Rangers 2-1
Semi-Finals - Defeated Chicago Black Hawks 2-0
Stanley Cup Finals - Lost to Boston Bruins 4-0
Coach: Jack Adams (21-16-11)
Location: Detroit, Michigan
1940-41 Detroit Red Wings Statistics
1940-41 Detroit Red Wings Results

The Detroit Red Wings of the National Hockey League ended the 1940-41 season with a record of 21 wins and 16 losses and 11 ties for 53 points, finishing third in the NHL. The team compiled a postseason mark of 4-5.

The Red Wings scored 112 goals and allowed 102. Syd Howe netted 20 goals for Detroit and recorded 24 assists. Johnny Mowers topped the squad with 21 wins and a team-best 2.01 goals against average, pacing goaltenders with enough qualifying appearances.

Jack Adams coached the team. The 1940-41 Detroit Red Wings lost in the Stanley Cup finals.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight S/C Hometown
Sid AbelC5'11"170LMelville, SK Canada
Dick BehlingD6'1"195RKitchener, ON Canada
Connie BrownC5'7"168LVankleek Hill, ON Canada
Eddie BruneteauR5'9"172RSt. Boniface, MB Canada
Mud BruneteauR5'11"185RSt. Boniface, MB Canada
Joe CarvethR5'10"180RRegina, SK Canada
Les DouglasC5'9"165LPerth, ON Canada
Joe FisherR6'0"175RMedicine Hat, AB Canada
Gus GiesebrechtC6'0"177LPembroke, ON Canada
Ebbie GoodfellowD6'0"175LOttawa, ON Canada
Don GrossoC5'11"170LSault Ste. Marie, ON Canada
Art HerchenratterL6'0"185LBerlin, ON Canada
Syd HoweC5'9"165LOttawa, ON Canada
Harold JacksonD6'0"195RCedar Springs, ON Canada
Bill JenningsR5'10"165RToronto, ON Canada
Ken KilreaL6'0"170LOttawa, ON Canada
Carl LiscombeL5'7"162LPerth, ON Canada
Alex MotterD6'0"175LMelville, SK Canada
Johnny MowersG5'11"185LNiagara Falls, ON Canada
Jimmy OrlandoD5'11"185LMontreal, QC Canada
Jack StewartD5'10"190LPilot Mound, MB Canada
Eddie WaresR5'11"182RCalgary, AB Canada
Bob WhitelawD5'11"185LBradford, Yorkshire England
Arch WilderL5'9"155LMelville, SK Canada


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