1960-61 Montreal Canadiens Roster

National Hockey League (NHL)
Team Record: 41-19-10 - 92 points
Finishing 1st in the NHL
Postseason: 2-4
Lost NHL semi-finals
Semi-Finals - Lost to Chicago Black Hawks 4-2
Coach: Toe Blake (41-19-10)
Location: Montreal, Quebec, Canada
1960-61 Montreal Canadiens Statistics
1960-61 Montreal Canadiens Results

The Montreal Canadiens of the National Hockey League ended the 1960-61 season with a record of 41 wins and 19 losses and 10 ties for 92 points, finishing first in the NHL. The team compiled a postseason mark of 2-4.

The Canadiens scored 254 goals, most in the league. Montreal conceded 188 goals. Bernie Geoffrion netted 50 goals for the team, while Jean Beliveau and Dickie Moore tallied 30 or more, too. Jean Beliveau contributed 58 assists. Jacques Plante earned 23 wins in front of the net for the squad, and Charlie Hodge added 15 or more wins, too. Charlie Hodge recorded a 2.53 goals against average, topping qualifying goaltenders.

Toe Blake coached the team. The 1960-61 Montreal Canadiens lost in the NHL semi-finals.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight S/C Hometown
Ralph BackstromCSeptember 18, 19375'10"165LKirkland Lake, ON Canada
Jean BeliveauCAugust 31, 19316'3"205LThree Rivers, QC Canada
Marcel BoninLSeptember 12, 19325'10"170LMontreal, QC Canada
Wayne ConnellyRDecember 16, 19395'10"170RRouyn-Noranda, QC Canada
Jean GauthierDApril 29, 19376'1"190RMontreal, QC Canada
Jean-Guy GendronLAugust 30, 19345'9"165LMontreal, QC Canada
Bernie GeoffrionRFebruary 16, 19315'9"166RMontreal, QC Canada
Phil GoyetteCOctober 31, 19335'11"170LLachine, QC Canada
Doug HarveyDDecember 19, 19245'11"187LMontreal, QC Canada
Bill HickeRMarch 31, 19385'8"164LRegina, SK Canada
Charlie HodgeGJuly 28, 19335'6"150LLachine, QC Canada
Tom JohnsonDFebruary 18, 19286'0"180LBaldur, MB Canada
Albert LangloisDNovember 6, 19346'0"205LMagog, QC Canada
Don MarshallCMarch 23, 19325'10"160LVerdun, QC Canada
Dickie MooreLJanuary 6, 19315'10"168LMontreal, QC Canada
Cliff PenningtonCApril 18, 19406'0"170RWinnipeg, MB Canada
Jacques PlanteGJanuary 17, 19296'0"175LShawinigan Falls, QC Canada
Andre PronovostLJuly 9, 19365'10"188LShawinigan Falls, QC Canada
Claude ProvostRSeptember 17, 19335'9"168RMontreal, QC Canada
Henri RichardCFebruary 29, 19365'7"160RMontreal, QC Canada
Bobby RousseauRJuly 26, 19405'10"178RMontreal, QC Canada
Glen SkovCJanuary 26, 19316'2"180LWheatley, ON Canada
Jean-Guy TalbotDJuly 11, 19325'11"170LCap del la Madeleine, QC Canada
Gilles TremblayLDecember 17, 19385'10"170LMontmorency, QC Canada
J.C. TremblayDJanuary 22, 19395'11"170LBagotville, QC Canada
Bob TurnerDJanuary 31, 19346'0"170LRegina, SK Canada