1960-61 Detroit Red Wings Roster

National Hockey League (NHL)
Team Record: 25-29-16 - 66 points
Finishing 4th in the NHL
Postseason: 6-5
Lost Stanley Cup finals
Semi-Finals - Defeated Toronto Maple Leafs 4-1
Stanley Cup Finals - Lost to Chicago Black Hawks 4-2
Coach: Sid Abel (25-29-16)
Location: Detroit, Michigan
1960-61 Detroit Red Wings Statistics
1960-61 Detroit Red Wings Results

The Detroit Red Wings of the National Hockey League ended the 1960-61 season with a record of 25 wins and 29 losses and 16 ties for 66 points, finishing fourth in the NHL. The team compiled a postseason mark of 6-5.

The Red Wings scored 195 goals and yielded 215. Norm Ullman netted 28 goals for Detroit, and Gordie Howe contributed 49 assists. Hank Bassen topped the squad with 13 wins and a team-best 2.99 goals against average, pacing regularly-used goaltenders.

Sid Abel coached the team. The 1960-61 Detroit Red Wings lost in the Stanley Cup finals.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight S/C Hometown
Gary AldcornLMarch 7, 19355'11"170LShaunavon, SK Canada
Hank BassenGDecember 6, 19325'10"180LCalgary, AB Canada
Alex DelvecchioCDecember 4, 19326'0"195LFort William, ON Canada
Edward DiachukLAugust 16, 19366'1"185LVegreville, AB Canada
Val FonteyneLDecember 2, 19335'10"160LWetaskiwin, AB Canada
Howie GloverRFebruary 14, 19355'11"180RToronto, ON Canada
Warren GodfreyDMarch 23, 19316'1"190LToronto, ON Canada
Pete GoeganDMarch 6, 19346'1"195LFort William, ON Canada
Len HaleyRSeptember 15, 19315'6"160REdmonton, AB Canada
Rich HealeyDMarch 12, 19385'10"170LVancouver, BC Canada
Gordie HoweRMarch 31, 19286'0"205RFloral, SK Canada
Allan JohnsonRMarch 30, 19355'11"180RWinnipeg, MB Canada
Leo LabineRJuly 22, 19315'10"170RHaileybury, ON Canada
Claude LaforgeLJuly 1, 19365'9"172LSorel, QC Canada
Len LundeCNovember 13, 19366'0"194RCampbell River, AB Canada
Parker MacDonaldLJune 14, 19335'11"160LSydney, NS Canada
Bruce MacGregorRApril 26, 19415'10"180REdmonton, AB Canada
John McKenzieRDecember 12, 19375'9"175RHigh River, AB Canada
Gerry MelnykCSeptember 16, 19345'10"165REdmonton, AB Canada
Gerry OdrowskiDOctober 4, 19385'10"185LTrout Creek, ON Canada
Murray OliverCNovember 14, 19375'10"170LHamilton, ON Canada
Marcel PronovostDJune 15, 19306'0"190LLac la Tortue, QC Canada
Marc ReaumeDFebruary 7, 19346'1"185LLaSalle, ON Canada
Terry SawchukGDecember 28, 19295'11"195LWinnipeg, MB Canada
Brian SmithLDecember 6, 19376'0"180LCreighton Mine, ON Canada
Vic StasiukLMay 23, 19296'0"185LLethbridge, AB Canada
Norm UllmanCDecember 26, 19355'10"175LProvost, AB Canada
Howie YoungDAugust 2, 19375'11"175RToronto, ON Canada


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