1936–37 Toronto Maple Leafs season

The 1936–37 Toronto Maple Leafs season was the 20th season of play for the Toronto NHL franchise, tenth as the Maple Leafs.

1936–37 Toronto Maple Leafs
Division3rd Canadian
1936–37 record22–21–5
Goals for119
Goals against115
Team information
General managerConn Smythe
CoachDick Irvin
CaptainHap Day
ArenaMaple Leaf Gardens
Team leaders
GoalsBusher Jackson (45)
AssistsSyl Apps (29)
PointsSyl Apps (45)
Penalty minutesRed Horner (124)
WinsTurk Broda (22)
Goals against averageTurk Broda (2.30)

OffseasonEdit

Regular seasonEdit

Final standingsEdit

Canadian Division
GP W L T GF GA Pts
Montreal Canadiens 48 24 18 6 115 111 54
Montreal Maroons 48 22 17 9 126 110 53
Toronto Maple Leafs 48 22 21 5 119 115 49
New York Americans 48 15 29 4 122 161 34

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Note: W = Wins, L = Losses, T = Ties, GF = Goals For, GA = Goals Against, Pts = Points
       Teams that qualified for the playoffs are highlighted in bold.


Record vs. opponentsEdit

1936-37 NHL Records
Team BOS CHI DET MON MTM NYA NYR TOR
Boston 5–2–1 1–7 2–3–1 5–1 4–1–1 3–2–3 3–2–1
Chicago 2–5–1 2–5–1 2–4 0–6 3–1–2 4–3–1 1–3–2
Detroit 7–1 5–2–1 1–4–1 2–1–3 2–3–1 5–1–2 3–2–1
M. Canadiens 3–2–1 4–2 4–1–1 2–3–2 6–2 3–2–1 2–6
M. Maroons 1–5 6–0 1–2–3 3–2–2 5–3 2–2–2 4–3–1
N.Y. Americans 1–4–1 1–3–2 3–2–1 2–6 3–5 2–4 3–5
N.Y. Rangers 2–3–3 3–4–1 1–5–2 2–3–1 2–2–2 4–2 5–1
Toronto 2–3–1 3–1–2 2–3–1 6–2 3–4–1 5–3 1–5

Schedule and resultsEdit

No. R Date Score Opponent Record
1 L November 5, 1936 1–3 Detroit Red Wings (1936–37) 0–1–0
2 L November 7, 1936 2–3 New York Americans (1936–37) 0–2–0
3 W November 14, 1936 6–2 Chicago Black Hawks (1936–37) 1–2–0
4 T November 15, 1936 1–1 OT @ Chicago Black Hawks (1936–37) 1–2–1
5 L November 21, 1936 3–4 Boston Bruins (1936–37) 1–3–1
6 L November 22, 1936 2–4 @ Detroit Red Wings (1936–37) 1–4–1
7 L November 24, 1936 1–5 @ New York Rangers (1936–37) 1–5–1
8 W November 26, 1936 4–2 @ Montreal Canadiens (1936–37) 2–5–1
9 W November 28, 1936 4–2 Montreal Canadiens (1936–37) 3–5–1
10 W December 1, 1936 2–1 @ Montreal Maroons (1936–37) 4–5–1
11 L December 5, 1936 1–3 Montreal Maroons (1936–37) 4–6–1
12 L December 12, 1936 3–5 OT New York Rangers (1936–37) 4–7–1
13 W December 17, 1936 5–1 @ New York Americans (1936–37) 5–7–1
14 W December 19, 1936 3–1 New York Americans (1936–37) 6–7–1
15 W December 22, 1936 4–2 @ Boston Bruins (1936–37) 7–7–1
16 L December 26, 1936 1–2 Boston Bruins (1936–37) 7–8–1
17 L December 31, 1936 1–3 OT @ Montreal Maroons (1936–37) 7–9–1
18 T January 2, 1937 0–0 OT Montreal Maroons (1936–37) 7–9–2
19 L January 3, 1937 2–4 @ Detroit Red Wings (1936–37) 7–10–2
20 L January 7, 1937 1–4 @ Montreal Canadiens (1936–37) 7–11–2
21 W January 9, 1937 2–1 Montreal Canadiens (1936–37) 8–11–2
22 L January 10, 1937 1–2 @ Chicago Black Hawks (1936–37) 8–12–2
23 W January 16, 1937 3–2 OT Chicago Black Hawks (1936–37) 9–12–2
24 W January 19, 1937 6–2 @ Boston Bruins (1936–37) 10–12–2
25 L January 21, 1937 3–6 @ New York Americans (1936–37) 10–13–2
26 W January 23, 1937 4–0 New York Rangers (1936–37) 11–13–2
27 L January 24, 1937 2–4 @ New York Rangers (1936–37) 11–14–2
28 L January 26, 1937 1–3 Montreal Canadiens (1936–37) 11–15–2
29 W January 30, 1937 7–4 Montreal Maroons (1936–37) 12–15–2
30 L February 2, 1937 1–3 @ Montreal Maroons (1936–37) 12–16–2
31 W February 4, 1937 2–1 @ New York Americans (1936–37) 13–16–2
32 W February 6, 1937 5–0 New York Americans (1936–37) 14–16–2
33 L February 9, 1937 1–5 New York Rangers (1936–37) 14–17–2
34 L February 13, 1937 0–3 Boston Bruins (1936–37) 14–18–2
35 T February 14, 1937 3–3 OT @ Detroit Red Wings (1936–37) 14–18–3
36 W February 18, 1937 3–1 Detroit Red Wings (1936–37) 15–18–3
37 W February 20, 1937 4–3 New York Americans (1936–37) 16–18–3
38 L February 21, 1937 1–3 @ New York Americans (1936–37) 16–19–3
39 L February 23, 1937 1–2 @ New York Rangers (1936–37) 16–20–3
40 W February 25, 1937 3–1 @ Montreal Canadiens (1936–37) 17–20–3
41 W February 27, 1937 3–2 Montreal Maroons (1936–37) 18–20–3
42 W March 6, 1937 3–1 OT Montreal Canadiens (1936–37) 19–20–3
43 T March 7, 1937 2–2 OT @ Chicago Black Hawks (1936–37) 19–20–4
44 L March 11, 1937 2–3 @ Montreal Maroons (1936–37) 19–21–4
45 W March 13, 1937 3–2 Chicago Black Hawks (1936–37) 20–21–4
46 T March 16, 1937 1–1 OT @ Boston Bruins (1936–37) 20–21–5
47 W March 18, 1937 2–1 @ Montreal Canadiens (1936–37) 21–21–5
48 W March 20, 1937 3–2 Detroit Red Wings (1936–37) 22–21–5

PlayoffsEdit

The Maple Leafs played the New York Rangers in the first round in a best of three series and got swept in 2 games.

Player statisticsEdit

Regular seasonEdit

Scoring
Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM
Syl Apps C 48 16 29 45 10
Busher Jackson LW 46 21 19 40 12
Gordie Drillon RW 41 16 17 33 2
Nick Metz LW 48 9 11 20 19
Bill Thoms C 48 10 9 19 14
Jimmy Fowler D 48 7 11 18 22
Bob Davidson LW 46 8 7 15 43
Red Horner D 48 3 9 12 124
Reg Hamilton D 39 3 7 10 32
Buzz Boll LW 25 6 3 9 12
Frank Finnigan RW 48 2 7 9 4
Jack Shill C 32 4 4 8 26
Charlie Conacher RW 15 3 5 8 13
Hap Day D 48 3 4 7 20
Bill Kendall RW 15 2 4 6 4
Art Jackson C 14 2 0 2 2
Pep Kelly RW 16 2 0 2 8
King Clancy D 6 1 0 1 4
James "Bud" Jarvis LW 24 1 0 1 0
Turk Broda G 45 0 0 0 0
George Hainsworth G 3 0 0 0 0
Jack Howard D 2 0 0 0 0
George Parsons LW 5 0 0 0 0
Goaltending
Player MIN GP W L T GA GAA SO
Turk Broda 2770 45 22 19 4 106 2.30 3
George Hainsworth 190 3 0 2 1 9 2.84 0
Team: 2960 48 22 21 5 115 2.33 3

PlayoffsEdit

Scoring
Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM
Busher Jackson LW 2 1 0 1 2
Syl Apps C 2 0 1 1 0
Reg Hamilton D 2 0 1 1 2
Buzz Boll LW 2 0 0 0 0
Turk Broda G 2 0 0 0 0
Charlie Conacher RW 2 0 0 0 5
Bob Davidson LW 2 0 0 0 5
Hap Day D 2 0 0 0 0
Gordie Drillon RW 2 0 0 0 0
Frank Finnigan RW 2 0 0 0 0
Jimmy Fowler D 2 0 0 0 0
Red Horner D 2 0 0 0 7
Nick Metz LW 2 0 0 0 0
Jack Shill C 2 0 0 0 0
Bill Thoms C 2 0 0 0 0
Goaltending
Player MIN GP W L GA GAA SO
Turk Broda 133 2 0 2 5 2.26 0
Team: 133 2 0 2 5 2.26 0

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Note:
Pos = Position; GPI = Games played in; G = Goals; A = Assists; Pts = Points; PIM = Penalty minutes; +/- = Plus/minus; PPG = Power-play goals; SHG = Short-handed goals; GWG = Game-winning goals
Min, TOI = Minutes played; W = Wins; L = Losses; T,T/OT = Ties; OTL = Overtime losses; GA = Goals-against; GAA = Goals-against average; SO = Shutouts; SA = Shots against; SV = Shots saved; SV% = Save percentage;

Awards and recordsEdit

TransactionsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Standings: NHL Public Relations Department (2008). Dave McCarthy; et al. (eds.). THE NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE Official Guide & Record Book/2009. National Hockey League. p. 147. ISBN 978-1-894801-14-0.
  2. ^ "1936-37 Toronto Maple Leafs Statistics - Hockey-Reference.com". hockey-reference.com. Retrieved 2009-05-28.

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