1955-56 Edmonton Flyers Statistics

Western Hockey League (WHL)
Team Record: 33-34-3 - 56 points
in the WHL's Prairie Division
Lost in 1st Round
Coach: Bud Poile (33-34-3)
Location: Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
1955-56 Edmonton Flyers Roster

The Edmonton Flyers of the Western Hockey League ended the 1955-56 season with a record of 33 wins and 34 losses and 3 ties for 56 points in the WHL's Prairie Division.

The Flyers netted 236 goals and yielded 256. Gerry Melnyk scored 37 goals for Edmonton, and Ed Stankiewicz tallied 30 or more also. Gerry Melnyk contributed 50 assists. Gilles Boisvert earned 30 wins in front of the net for the squad and a team-best 3.5 goals against average, leading qualifying goaltenders.

Bud Poile coached the team. The 1955-56 Edmonton Flyers lost in the in 1st Round of the playoffs.

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Scoring:

Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- G/PGA/PGPts/PG
Gerry MelnykC70375087370.530.711.24
Billy DeaC70294271140.410.601.01
Ed StankiewiczR54333063540.610.561.17
Don PoileC70222951630.310.410.73
Billy McNeillR68193150690.280.460.74
Chuck HolmesR69162238540.230.320.55
Ray Kinasewich68161733410.240.250.49
Norm CorcoranC35121527480.340.430.77
Earl JohnsonC42151025440.360.240.60
Steve HrymnakD6981725260.120.250.36
Hugh CoflinD67914231090.130.210.34
Al ArbourD70514191090.070.200.27
Pete Wright6851419930.070.210.28
Lionel RepkaD6851217540.070.180.25
John McCormackC37691560.160.240.41
Gordon PennellLW2311112120.040.480.52
Max SzturmF914580.110.440.56
Joe MaloL921340.220.110.33
Gerry LeonardC403300.750.75
Len LundeC402220.500.50
George RanieriL201180.500.50
John Hart10000
Dennis RigginG80000
Edward DiachukL10000
John BucykL60009
John Utendale30000
Gilles BoisvertG600004
George KirkwoodG10000
Doug StevensonG160002
Totals10722413485898700


Goaltenders:

Player GP Min W L T/OL ENG SHO GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
Gilles Boisvert6036693028222143.50
Dennis Riggin8480350293.63
George Kirkwood1
Doug Stevenson21301194.15
Totals71427933343022523.530

Postseason - Scoring:

Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- G/PGA/PGPts/PG
Gerry MelnykC3134200.331.001.33
Billy DeaC3213400.670.331.00
Ed StankiewiczR3202400.670.67
Don PoileC3202200.670.67
Billy McNeillR100000
Chuck HolmesR3101000.330.33
Ray Kinasewich300040
Earl JohnsonC3011200.330.33
Steve HrymnakD300000
Hugh CoflinD300020
Al ArbourD300040
Pete Wright30111400.330.33
Lionel RepkaD300000
Max SzturmF3011200.330.33
Len LundeC2011000.500.50
Dennis RigginG300000
Totals458816400

Postseason - Goaltenders:

Player GP Min W L T/OL ENG SHO GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
Dennis Riggin318803000134.150
Totals318803000134.150


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