1949-50 Montreal Canadiens Roster

National Hockey League (NHL)
Team Record: 29-22-19 - 77 points
Finishing 2nd in the NHL
Postseason: 1-4
Lost NHL semi-finals
Semi-Finals - Lost to New York Rangers 4-1
Coach: Dick Irvin (29-22-19)
Location: Montreal, Quebec, Canada
1949-50 Montreal Canadiens Statistics
1949-50 Montreal Canadiens Results

The Montreal Canadiens of the National Hockey League ended the 1949-50 season with a record of 29 wins and 22 losses and 19 ties for 77 points, finishing second in the NHL. The team compiled a postseason mark of 1-4.

The Canadiens led the league with just 150 goals allowed. Montreal scored 172 goals. Maurice Richard netted 43 goals for the squad, while Elmer Lach contributed 33 assists. Bill Durnan earned 26 wins in front of the net for the team and a team-best 2.20 goals against average, topping regular goalies.

Dick Irvin coached the team. The 1949-50 Montreal Canadiens lost in the NHL semi-finals.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight S/C Hometown
Butch BouchardDSeptember 11, 19206'2"205RMontreal, QC Canada
Joe CarvethRMarch 21, 19185'10"180RRegina, SK Canada
Floyd CurryRAugust 11, 19255'11"174RChapleau, ON Canada
Lulu DenisRJune 7, 19285'8"140RVonda, SK Canada
Gilles DubeLJune 2, 19275'10"165LSherbrooke, QC Canada
Bill DurnanGJanuary 22, 19166'0"190BToronto, ON Canada
Norm DussaultLSeptember 26, 19255'8"165LSpringfield, MA USA
Bob FillionLJuly 12, 19215'10"170LThetford Mines, QC Canada
Bob FramptonLJanuary 20, 19295'10"175LToronto, ON Canada
Bob FrydayRDecember 5, 19285'10"155RToronto, ON Canada
Leo GravelleRJune 10, 19255'9"160RAylmer, QC Canada
Glen HarmonDJanuary 2, 19215'9"165LHolland, MB Canada
Doug HarveyDDecember 19, 19245'11"187LMontreal, QC Canada
Bert HirschfeldLMarch 1, 19295'10"165LHalifax, NS Canada
Tom JohnsonDFebruary 18, 19286'0"180LBaldur, MB Canada
Elmer LachCJanuary 22, 19185'10"165LNokomis, SK Canada
Hal LaycoeDJune 23, 19226'2"185LSutherland, SK Canada
Roger LegerDMarch 26, 19195'11"200RL'Annonciation, QC Canada
Calum MacKayLJanuary 1, 19275'10"178LToronto, ON Canada
Gerry McNeilGApril 17, 19265'7"155LQuebec City, QC Canada
Paul MegerLFebruary 17, 19295'7"160LWatrous, SK Canada
Ken MosdellCJuly 13, 19226'1"170LMontreal, QC Canada
Gerry PlamondonLJanuary 5, 19255'8"170LSherbrooke, QC Canada
Ken ReardonDApril 1, 19215'10"180LWinnipeg, MB Canada
Billy ReayCAugust 21, 19185'7"155LWinnipeg, MB Canada
Maurice RichardRAugust 4, 19215'10"170LMontreal, QC Canada
Rip RiopelleLJanuary 30, 19225'11"165LOttawa, ON Canada
Grant WarwickROctober 11, 19215'6"155RRegina, SK Canada