1950–51 Montreal Canadiens season

The 1950–51Montreal Canadiens season was the 42nd in franchise history. The team placed third in the regular season to qualify for the playoffs. The Canadiens lost in Stanley Cup final against Toronto Maple Leafs 4 games to 1. The five games were decided in overtime.

NHL hockey team season
1950–51Montreal Canadiens
League 3rd NHL
1950–51 record 25–30–15
Goals for 173
Goals against 184
Team information
General manager Frank J. Selke
Coach Dick Irvin
Captain Emile Bouchard
Arena Montreal Forum
Team leaders
Goals Maurice Richard (42)
Assists Maurice Richard, Elmer Lach and Doug Harvey (24)
Points Maurice Richard (66)
Penalty minutes Tom Johnson (128)
Wins Gerry McNeil (25)
Goals against average Gerry McNeill (2.63)

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National Hockey League[1]

GP W L T GF GA DIFF Pts
1 Detroit Red Wings 70 44 13 13 236 139 +97 101
2 Toronto Maple Leafs 70 41 16 13 212 138 +74 95
3 Montreal Canadiens 70 25 30 15 173 184 −11 65
4 Boston Bruins 70 22 30 18 178 197 −19 62
5 New York Rangers 70 20 29 21 169 201 −32 61
6 Chicago Black Hawks 70 13 47 10 171 280 −109 36

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