1955-56 New York Rangers Statistics

National Hockey League (NHL)
Team Record: 32-28-10 - 74 points
Finishing 3rd in the NHL
Postseason: 1-4
Lost NHL semi-finals
Semi-Finals - Lost to Montreal Canadiens 4-1
Coach: Phil Watson (32-28-10)
Location: New York, New York
1955-56 New York Rangers Roster
1955-56 New York Rangers Results

The New York Rangers of the National Hockey League ended the 1955-56 season with a record of 32 wins and 28 losses and 10 ties for 74 points, finishing third in the NHL. The team compiled a postseason mark of 1-4.

The Rangers scored 204 goals and surrendered 203. Andy Hebenton and Dean Prentice netted 24 goals for New York each, and Andy Bathgate contributed 47 assists. Gump Worsley earned 32 wins in front of the net for the squad and a team-best 2.90 goals against average, topping goalies with significant playing time.

Phil Watson coached the team. The 1955-56 New York Rangers 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%
Andy BathgateR701947665900000000
Dave CreightonC702031514300000000
Bill GadsbyD70942518400000000
Danny LewickiL701827452600000000
Ron MurphyL661628447100000000
Dean PrenticeL702418424400000000
Wally HergesheimerR702218402600000000
Larry PopeinC641425393700000000
Andy HebentonR70241438800000000
Bronco HorvathC661217294000000000
Pete ConacherL411111221000000000
Harry HowellD70315187700000000
Lou FontinatoD703151820200000000
Don RaleighC2911213400000000
Jean-Guy GendronL6357123800000000
Jack EvansD70291110400000000
Aldo GuidolinD14101800000000
Ivan IrwinD340112000000000
Jim BartlettL12011800000000
Ron HowellL1000000000000
Gump WorsleyG70000200000000
Totals116020433854291100000000


Goaltenders:

Player GP Min W L T/OL ENG SHO GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
Gump Worsley704200322810042032.900
Totals704200322810042032.900

Postseason - Scoring:

Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- PPG PPA SHG SHA GWG GTG SOG SG%
Andy BathgateR512320000000
Dave CreightonC500040000000
Bill GadsbyD513440000000
Danny LewickiL503300000000
Ron MurphyL501120000000
Dean PrenticeL510120000000
Wally HergesheimerR510100000000
Larry PopeinC501120000000
Andy HebentonR510120000000
Bronco HorvathC512340000000
Pete ConacherL500000000000
Harry HowellD501140000000
Lou FontinatoD400060000000
Jean-Guy GendronL521320000000
Jack EvansD5101180000000
Ivan IrwinD500080000000
Gump WorsleyG300020000000
Gordie BellG200000000000
Totals8491423620000000

Postseason - Goaltenders:

Player GP Min W L T ENG SHO GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
Gump Worsley318003000155.000
Gordie Bell21201100094.500
Totals530014000244.800


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