Elmer Lach

Elmer James Lach
Born: January 22, 1918
Nokomis, SK Canada
Deceased: April 4, 2015
Pointe-Claire, QC Canada
Position: C
Height: 5'10"
Weight: 165
Shoot/Catch: Left
Career: 1940-1953
Elected to Hockey Hall of Fame in 1966.

Elmer Lach scored 215 goals and recorded 408 assists in his 664-game career with the Montreal Canadiens. He began playing during the 1940 season and last took the ice during the 1953 campaign. Lach was elected to the Hockey Hall of Fame in 1966.

Montreal Canadiens
Montreal Canadiens
     

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Scoring:

Year Lg Team GP G A Pts PIM +/- PPG PPA SHG SHA GWG GTG SOG SG%
1940-41NHLMontreal Canadiens43714211600000000
1941-42NHLMontreal Canadiens1011000000000
1942-43NHLMontreal Canadiens451840581400000000
1943-44NHLMontreal Canadiens482448722300000000
1944-45NHLMontreal Canadiens502654803700000000
1945-46NHLMontreal Canadiens501334473400000000
1946-47NHLMontreal Canadiens311416302200000000
1947-48NHLMontreal Canadiens603031617200000000
1948-49NHLMontreal Canadiens361118295900000000
1949-50NHLMontreal Canadiens641533483300000000
1950-51NHLMontreal Canadiens652124454800000000
1951-52NHLMontreal Canadiens701550653600000000
1952-53NHLMontreal Canadiens531625415600000000
1953-54NHLMontreal Canadiens48520252800000000
Totals66421540862347800000000


Postseason - Scoring:

Year Lg Team GP G A Pts PIM +/- PPG PPA SHG SHA GWG SOG SG%
1940-41NHLMontreal Canadiens310100000000
1942-43NHLMontreal Canadiens524660000000
1943-44NHLMontreal Canadiens92111340000000
1944-45NHLMontreal Canadiens644820000000
1945-46NHLMontreal Canadiens95121740000000
1948-49NHLMontreal Canadiens100040000000
1949-50NHLMontreal Canadiens512340000000
1950-51NHLMontreal Canadiens1122420000000
1951-52NHLMontreal Canadiens1112340000000
1952-53NHLMontreal Canadiens1216760000000
1953-54NHLMontreal Canadiens402200000000
Totals76194564360000000

Awards

1943 - NHL Second Team All-Star
1944 - NHL Hart
1944 - NHL Art Ross
1944 - NHL First Team All-Star
1945 - NHL Second Team All-Star
1947 - NHL First Team All-Star
1947 - NHL Art Ross
1951 - NHL First Team All-Star