1944-45 Montreal Canadiens Statistics

National Hockey League (NHL)
Team Record: 38-8-4 - 80 points
Finishing 1st in the NHL
Postseason: 2-4
Lost NHL semi-finals
Semi-Finals - Lost to Toronto Maple Leafs 4-2
Coach: Dick Irvin (38-8-4)
Location: Montreal, Quebec, Canada
1944-45 Montreal Canadiens Roster
1944-45 Montreal Canadiens Results

The Montreal Canadiens of the National Hockey League ended the 1944-45 season with a record of 38 wins and 8 losses and 4 ties for 80 points, finishing first in the NHL. The team compiled a postseason mark of 2-4.

The Canadiens paced the circuit with 228 goals. Montreal allowed 121 goals, least in the league. Maurice Richard scored 50 goals for the squad, while Elmer Lach contributed 54 assists. Bill Durnan earned 38 wins for the team and a team-best 2.42 goals against average, topping regular goalies.

Dick Irvin coached the team. The 1944-45 Montreal Canadiens 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%
Elmer LachC502654803700000000
Maurice RichardR505023734600000000
Toe BlakeL492938672500000000
Buddy O'ConnorC50212344200000000
Dutch HillerL482016362000000000
Butch BouchardD501123343400000000
Fern GauthierR501813312300000000
Leo LamoureuxD49222245800000000
Ray GetliffeC41167233400000000
Ken MosdellC31126181600000000
Bob FillionL3168141200000000
Murph ChamberlainL32212143800000000
Frank EddollsD4358132000000000
Glen HarmonD4258134100000000
Fern MajeauC12268400000000
Roly RossignolR5224200000000
Wilf FieldD91011000000000
Rosario JoanetteC2011400000000
Nils TremblayC1011000000000
Bill DurnanG50000000000000
Totals69522827149942600000000


Goaltenders:

Player GP Min W L T/OL ENG SHO GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
Bill Durnan5030003884011212.420
Totals5030003884011212.420

Postseason - Scoring:

Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- PPG PPA SHG SHA GWG GTG SOG SG%
Elmer LachC644820000000
Maurice RichardR6628100000000
Toe BlakeL602250000000
Buddy O'ConnorC200000000000
Dutch HillerL611240000000
Butch BouchardD634740000000
Fern GauthierR400000000000
Leo LamoureuxD611220000000
Ray GetliffeC601120000000
Bob FillionL130300000000
Murph ChamberlainL6112100000000
Frank EddollsD300000000000
Glen HarmonD610120000000
Roly RossignolR100020000000
Nils TremblayC200000000000
Bill DurnanG600000000000
Eddie EmbergC210100000000
John MahaffyC101100000000
Butch StahanD301120000000
Totals79211839450000000

Postseason - Goaltenders:

Player GP Min W L T ENG SHO GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
Bill Durnan637324000152.410
Totals637324000152.410