1955-56 Detroit Red Wings Statistics

National Hockey League (NHL)
Team Record: 30-24-16 - 76 points
Finishing 2nd in the NHL
Postseason: 5-5
Lost Stanley Cup finals
Semi-Finals - Defeated Toronto Maple Leafs 4-1
Stanley Cup Finals - Lost to Montreal Canadiens 4-1
Coach: Jimmy Skinner (30-24-16)
Location: Detroit, Michigan
1955-56 Detroit Red Wings Roster
1955-56 Detroit Red Wings Results

The Detroit Red Wings of the National Hockey League ended the 1955-56 season with a record of 30 wins and 24 losses and 16 ties for 76 points, finishing second in the NHL. The team compiled a postseason mark of 5-5.

The Red Wings scored 183 goals and conceded 148. Gordie Howe netted 38 goals for Detroit and contributed 41 assists. Glenn Hall earned 30 wins in front of the net for the squad and a team-best 2.11 goals against average, topping goaltenders with enough qualifying appearances.

Jimmy Skinner coached the team. The 1955-56 Detroit Red Wings lost in the Stanley Cup finals.

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Scoring:

Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- PPG PPA SHG SHA GWG GTG SOG SG%
Gordie HoweR7038417910000000000
Dutch ReibelC681739561000000000
Alex DelvecchioC702526512400000000
Ted LindsayL6727235016100000000
Red KellyC701634503900000000
Metro PrystaiC631216281000000000
Bill DineenR70127193000000000
Bob GoldhamD68316193200000000
Norm UllmanC6699182600000000
Marty PavelichL70513183800000000
Marcel PronovostD68413174600000000
Lorne FergusonL3187151200000000
John BucykL381892000000000
Warren GodfreyD672688600000000
Jerry ToppazziniR401783100000000
Real ChevrefilsL383472400000000
Larry HillmanD470335300000000
Gord HollingworthD410222800000000
Cummy BurtonR3000000000000
Norm CorcoranC2000000000000
Murray CostelloC24000400000000
Glenn HallG700001400000000
Ed SandfordL4000000000000
Ed StankiewiczR5000000000000
Totals116018327445778800000000


Goaltenders:

Player GP Min W L T/OL ENG SHO GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
Glenn Hall7042003024160121482.110
Totals7042003024160121482.110

Postseason - Scoring:

Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- PPG PPA SHG SHA GWG GTG SOG SG%
Gordie HoweR10391280000000
Dutch ReibelC1002220000000
Alex DelvecchioC10731020000000
Ted LindsayL10639220000000
Red KellyC1024620000000
Metro PrystaiC912360000000
Bill DineenR1010180000000
Bob GoldhamD1003340000000
Norm UllmanC10134130000000
Marty PavelichL10011140000000
Marcel PronovostD1002280000000
Lorne FergusonL10123120000000
John BucykL1011280000000
Larry HillmanD1001160000000
Gord HollingworthD300020000000
Al ArbourD401100000000
Cummy BurtonR300000000000
Murray CostelloC400000000000
Glenn HallG1000000000000
Gerry MelnykC600000000000
Totals1692337601170000000

Postseason - Goaltenders:

Player GP Min W L T ENG SHO GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
Glenn Hall1060455000282.780
Totals1060455000282.780


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