1939-40 Boston Bruins Statistics

National Hockey League (NHL)
Team Record: 31-12-5 - 67 points
Finishing 1st in the NHL
Postseason: 2-4
Lost NHL semi-finals
Semi-Finals - Lost to New York Rangers 4-2
Coach: Cooney Weiland (31-12-5)
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
1939-40 Boston Bruins Roster
1939-40 Boston Bruins Results

The Boston Bruins of the National Hockey League ended the 1939-40 season with a record of 31 wins and 12 losses and 5 ties for 67 points, finishing first in the NHL. The team compiled a postseason mark of 2-4.

The Bruins scored 170 goals, best in the league. Boston conceded 98 goals. Milt Schmidt and Woody Dumart netted 22 goals for the team, while Milt Schmidt contributed 30 assists. Frank Brimsek earned 31 wins in front of the net for the squad and a team-best 1.99 goals against average, leading regular goalies.

Cooney Weiland coached the team. The 1939-40 Boston Bruins lost in the NHL semi-finals.

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Scoring:

Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- PPG PPA SHG SHA GWG GTG SOG SG%
Milt SchmidtC482230523700000000
Woody DumartL482221431600000000
Bobby BauerR48172643200000000
Bill CowleyC481327402400000000
Herb CainL482110313000000000
Roy ConacherL31181230900000000
Dit ClapperD441018282500000000
Flash HollettD441018281800000000
Art JacksonC4671825600000000
Mel HillR38911201900000000
Red HamillL30108181600000000
Gord PettingerC24268200000000
Eddie WisemanR18268000000000
Jack ShewchukD472465500000000
Jack CrawfordD351452600000000
Jack PortlandD280551600000000
Des SmithD202242300000000
Eddie ShoreD4213400000000
Frank BrimsekG48000000000000
Pat McReavyC2000200000000
Totals69917022739733000000000


Goaltenders:

Player GP Min W L T/OL ENG SHO GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
Frank Brimsek4829503112506981.990
Totals4829503112506981.990

Postseason - Scoring:

Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- PPG PPA SHG SHA GWG GTG SOG SG%
Milt SchmidtC600000000000
Woody DumartL610100000000
Bobby BauerR610120000000
Bill CowleyC601170000000
Herb CainL613420000000
Roy ConacherL621300000000
Dit ClapperD602220000000
Flash HollettD512320000000
Art JacksonC512300000000
Mel HillR300000000000
Red HamillL501150000000
Eddie WisemanR621320000000
Jack ShewchukD600000000000
Jack CrawfordD600000000000
Des SmithD600000000000
Frank BrimsekG600000000000
Terry ReardonC101100000000
Totals9191423220000000

Postseason - Goaltenders:

Player GP Min W L T ENG SHO GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
Frank Brimsek636024000152.500
Totals636024000152.500