1968-69 Montreal Canadiens Statistics

National Hockey League (NHL)
Team Record: 46-19-11 - 103 points
Finishing 1st in the NHL's East Division
Postseason: 12-2
Won Stanley Cup
Quarter-Finals - Defeated New York Rangers 4-0
Semi-Finals - Defeated Boston Bruins 4-2
Stanley Cup Finals - Defeated St. Louis Blues 4-0
Coach: Claude Ruel (46-19-11)
Location: Montreal, Quebec, Canada
1968-69 Montreal Canadiens Roster
1968-69 Montreal Canadiens Results

The Montreal Canadiens of the National Hockey League ended the 1968-69 season with a record of 46 wins and 19 losses and 11 ties for 103 points, finishing first in the NHL's East Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 12-2.

The Canadiens scored 271 goals and allowed 202. Yvan Cournoyer netted 43 goals for Montreal, while Bobby Rousseau and Jean Beliveau tallied 30 or more, too. Jean Beliveau contributed 49 assists. Rogie Vachon topped the squad with 22 wins, plus Gump Worsley added 15 or more wins, too. Gump Worsley recorded a 2.25 goals against average, pacing goalies with significant playing time.

Claude Ruel coached the team. The 1968-69 Montreal Canadiens won the Stanley Cup.

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Scoring:

Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- PPG PPA SHG SHA GWG GTG SOG SG%
Yvan CournoyerR764344873119140008424517.6
Jean BeliveauC69334982551570005023514.0
Bobby RousseauR76304070592730008227810.8
Jacques LemaireC7529346329315000413308.8
John FergusonL712923521853020007118515.7
Henri RichardC6415375245252000002107.1
Ralph BackstromC7213284116202000301807.2
Dick DuffL6819214024-1350002013813.8
J.C. TremblayD757323918292000101395.0
Serge SavardD74823317333000021988.2
Jacques LaperriereD695263145370000101663.0
Claude ProvostR7313152818120010501847.1
Gilles TremblayL441015252150000019510.5
Ted HarrisD767182510224001000828.5
Mickey RedmondR659152412161000001187.6
Larry HillmanD2505517-2000000140.0
Christian BordeleauC1313441000000147.1
Terry HarperD21033377000000140.0
Jude DrouinC90110100000030.0
Bob BerryL2000000000000
Alain CaronR2000000000000
Tony EspositoG13000000000000
Howie GloverR1000000000000
Guy LapointeD1000200000000
Garry MonahanL3000000000000
Rogie VachonG36000200000000
Ernie WakelyG1000000000000
Gump WorsleyG30000000000000
Totals120427143270377632743020461027289.9


Goaltenders:

Player GP Min W L T/OL ENG SHO GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
Rogie Vachon362051229302982.870
Gump Worsley301703195405642.250
Tony Esposito1374654422342.730
Ernie Wakely1600100044.000
Totals804560461911292002.630

Postseason - Scoring:

Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- PPG PPA SHG SHA GWG GTG SOG SG%
Yvan CournoyerR14471150200020
Jean BeliveauC145101580100010
Bobby RousseauR1432580001020
Jacques LemaireC1442660100000
John FergusonL14437800200020
Henri RichardC1424680000000
Ralph BackstromC14347100100010
Dick DuffL146814110300010
J.C. TremblayD1314560000010
Serge SavardD144610240100010
Jacques LaperriereD14134280100000
Claude ProvostR1022420000000
Ted HarrisD14123340000000
Mickey RedmondR1423520100010
Larry HillmanD100000000000
Christian BordeleauC610100100000
Terry HarperD1100080000000
Lucien GrenierR200000000000
Rogie VachonG800020000000
Gump WorsleyG700050000000
Totals2264360103247014010120

Postseason - Goaltenders:

Player GP Min W L T ENG SHO GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
Rogie Vachon850771001121.420
Gump Worsley737051000142.270
Totals15877122001261.780