1939-40 Detroit Red Wings Statistics

National Hockey League (NHL)
Team Record: 16-26-6 - 38 points
Finishing 5th in the NHL
Postseason: 2-3
Lost NHL semi-finals
Quarter-Finals - Defeated New York Americans 2-1
Semi-Finals - Lost to Toronto Maple Leafs 2-0
Coach: Jack Adams (16-26-6)
Location: Detroit, Michigan
1939-40 Detroit Red Wings Roster
1939-40 Detroit Red Wings Results

The Detroit Red Wings of the National Hockey League ended the 1939-40 season with a record of 16 wins and 26 losses and 6 ties for 38 points, finishing fifth in the NHL. The team compiled a postseason mark of 2-3.

The Red Wings scored 90 goals, worst in the league and yielded 126. Syd Howe netted 14 goals for Detroit and recorded 23 assists. Tiny Thompson topped the squad with 16 wins and a team-best 2.54 goals against average, pacing goaltenders with enough qualifying appearances.

Jack Adams coached the team. The 1939-40 Detroit Red Wings 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%
Syd HoweC461423371700000000
Ebbie GoodfellowD431117283100000000
Mud BruneteauR481014241000000000
Alex MotterD37712192800000000
Ken KilreaL4010818400000000
Cecil DillonR44710171200000000
Connie BrownC368311200000000
Gus GiesebrechtC304711200000000
Carl LiscombeL25279400000000
Eddie WaresR332681900000000
Butch McDonaldL37167200000000
Don DeaconC18516200000000
Joe FisherR34246200000000
Sid AbelC24156400000000
Don GrossoC292351100000000
Jimmy OrlandoD481345400000000
Jack KeatingL10202200000000
Ralph BowmanD11022400000000
Jack StewartD481014000000000
Claude BourqueG1000000000000
Ron HudsonR1000000000000
Buck JonesD2000000000000
Hec KilreaL12000000000000
Alfie MooreG1000000000000
Bert PeerR1000000000000
Tiny ThompsonG46000000000000
Totals7059013122125000000000


Goaltenders:

Player GP Min W L T/OL ENG SHO GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
Tiny Thompson46283016246031202.540
Alfie Moore1600100033.000
Claude Bourque1600100033.000
Totals48295016266031262.560

Postseason - Scoring:

Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- PPG PPA SHG SHA GWG GTG SOG SG%
Syd HoweC522420000000
Ebbie GoodfellowD502290000000
Mud BruneteauR532500000000
Alex MotterD5112150000000
Ken KilreaL511200000000
Cecil DillonR510100000000
Connie BrownC521300000000
Eddie WaresR500000000000
Butch McDonaldL502200000000
Joe FisherR511200000000
Sid AbelC5033210000000
Don GrossoC500000000000
Jimmy OrlandoD5000150000000
Jack StewartD500040000000
Tiny ThompsonG500000000000
Totals75111526660000000

Postseason - Goaltenders:

Player GP Min W L T ENG SHO GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
Tiny Thompson530023000122.400
Totals530023000122.400


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