Open main menu

1960–61 AHL season

The 1960–61 AHL season was the 25th season of the American Hockey League. Seven teams played 72 games each in the schedule. The All-Star Game was not played, and put on hold until resurrected in the 1994–95 AHL season. The Springfield Indians finished first overall again in the regular season, and won their second Calder Cup championship.

1960-61 AHL season
LeagueAmerican Hockey League
SportIce hockey
Regular season
F. G. "Teddy" Oke TrophySpringfield Indians
Season MVPPhil Maloney
Top scorerBill Sweeney
Calder Cup playoffs
Finals championsSpringfield Indians
  Runners-upHershey Bears
AHL seasons
← 1959-60
1961-62 →

Contents

Final standingsEdit

Note: GP = Games played; W = Wins; L = Losses; T = Ties; GF = Goals for; GA = Goals against; Pts = Points;

Overall GP W L T Pts GF GA
Springfield Indians 72 49 22 1 99 344 206
Hershey Bears 72 36 32 4 76 218 210
Cleveland Barons 72 36 35 1 73 231 234
Buffalo Bisons 72 35 34 3 73 259 261
Rochester Americans 72 32 36 4 68 261 244
Quebec Aces 72 30 39 3 63 217 267
Providence Reds 72 26 46 0 52 225 333

Scoring leadersEdit

Note: GP = Games played; G = Goals; A = Assists; Pts = Points; PIM = Penalty minutes

Player Team GP G A Pts PIM
Bill Sweeney Springfield Indians 70 40 68 108 26
Phil Maloney Buffalo Bisons 71 37 65 102 27
Bruce Cline Springfield Indians 72 40 52 92 13
Brian Kilrea Springfield Indians 70 20 67 87 47
Bill McCreary Springfield Indians 72 33 54 87 26
Larry Wilson Buffalo Bisons 72 30 54 84 62
Jim Anderson Springfield Indians 72 43 38 81 18
Dick Gamble Buffalo Bisons 72 40 36 76 18
Billy Dea Buffalo Bisons 72 35 39 74 10
Hank Ciesla Rochester Americans 70 30 44 74 23

Calder Cup playoffsEdit

First round
Finals

Trophy and award winnersEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit