1940-41 Montreal Canadiens Roster

National Hockey League (NHL)
Team Record: 16-26-6 - 38 points
Finishing 6th in the NHL
Postseason: 1-2
Lost NHL quarter-finals
Quarter-Finals - Lost to Chicago Black Hawks 2-1
Coach: Dick Irvin (16-26-6)
Location: Montreal, Quebec, Canada
1940-41 Montreal Canadiens Statistics
1940-41 Montreal Canadiens Results

The Montreal Canadiens of the National Hockey League ended the 1940-41 season with a record of 16 wins and 26 losses and 6 ties for 38 points, finishing sixth in the NHL. The team compiled a postseason mark of 1-2.

The Canadiens scored 121 goals and conceded 147. John Quilty netted 18 goals for Montreal, while Toe Blake recorded 20 assists. Bert Gardiner topped the squad with 13 wins and a team-best 2.75 goals against average, pacing regular goalies.

Dick Irvin coached the team. The 1940-41 Montreal Canadiens lost in the NHL quarter-finals.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight S/C Hometown
John AdamsLMay 5, 19205'10"163LCalgary, AB Canada
Joe BenoitRFebruary 27, 19165'10"160RSt. Albert, AB Canada
Paul BibeaultGApril 13, 19195'9"160LMontreal, QC Canada
Toe BlakeLAugust 21, 19125'10"165LVictoria Mines, ON Canada
Murph ChamberlainLFebruary 14, 19155'11"165LShawville, QC Canada
Wilf CudeGJuly 4, 19105'9"146LBarry, Wales
Tony DemersRJuly 22, 19175'9"180RChambly, QC Canada
Polly DrouinLJanuary 16, 19165'7"160LVerdun, QC Canada
Bert GardinerGMarch 25, 19135'11"160LSaskatoon, SK Canada
Ray GetliffeCApril 3, 19145'11"175LGalt, ON Canada
Red GoupilleDSeptember 2, 19156'0"190LTrois-Rivieres, QC Canada
Tony GraboskiDMay 9, 19165'10"178LTimmins, ON Canada
Paul HaynesCMarch 1, 19105'10"160LMontreal, QC Canada
Elmer LachCJanuary 22, 19185'10"165LNokomis, SK Canada
Georges ManthaLNovember 29, 19085'8"165LLachine, QC Canada
Jim O'NeilRApril 3, 19135'8"160RSemans, SK Canada
Jack PortlandDJuly 30, 19126'2"185RCollingwood, ON Canada
John QuiltyCJanuary 21, 19215'10"175LOttawa, ON Canada
Ken ReardonDApril 1, 19215'10"180LWinnipeg, MB Canada
Charlie SandsRMarch 23, 19115'9"160RFort William, ON Canada
Alex SingbushDJanuary 31, 19145'11"180LWinnipeg, MB Canada
Stu SmithLSeptember 25, 19155'8"165LBasswood, MB Canada
Lou TrudelLJuly 21, 19125'11"167LSalem, MA USA
Doug YoungDOctober 1, 19085'10"190RMedicine Hat, AB Canada