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1927–28 Montreal Maroons · NHL
Division 2nd Canadian
1927–28 record 24–14–6
Goals for 96
Goals against 77
Coach Eddie Gerard
Captain Dunc Munro
Arena Montreal Forum
Team Leaders
Goals Nels Stewart (27)
Assists Nels Stewart (7)
Points Nels Stewart (34)
Penalties in minutes Babe Siebert (119)
Wins Clint Benedict (24)
Goals against average Clint Benedict (1.70)
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1926–27 1928–29

The 1927–28 Montreal Maroons season was the 4th season of the Maroons franchise in the National Hockey League (NHL). The Maroons finished 2nd in the Canadian Division and lost in the 1928 Stanley Cup Finals to the New York Rangers 3 games to 2.

Off-season[edit | edit source]

Regular Season[edit | edit source]

Final Standings[edit | edit source]

Canadian Division
GP W L T GF GA Pts
Montreal Canadiens 44 26 11 7 116 48 59
Montreal Maroons 44 24 14 6 96 77 54
Ottawa Senators 44 20 14 10 78 57 50
Toronto Maple Leafs 44 18 18 8 89 88 44
New York Americans 44 11 27 6 63 128 28

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.

Game Log[edit | edit source]

Number Result Date Score Opponent Record
1 W November 15, 1927 2–1 @ Ottawa Senators (1927–28) 1–0–0
2 L November 17, 1927 2–3 Chicago Black Hawks (1927–28) 1–1–0
3 T November 19, 1927 1–1 OT @ Montreal Canadiens (1927–28) 1–1–1
4 W November 22, 1927 4–3 @ New York Rangers (1927–28) 2–1–1
5 W November 26, 1927 1–0 Ottawa Senators (1927–28) 3–1–1
6 L November 29, 1927 0–4 @ Boston Bruins (1927–28) 3–2–1
7 T December 1, 1927 1–1 OT New York Rangers (1927–28) 3–2–2
8 W December 3, 1927 2–1 @ Toronto Maple Leafs (1927–28) 4–2–2
9 L December 10, 1927 1–4 Detroit Cougars (1927–28) 4–3–2
10 L December 15, 1927 1–2 Montreal Canadiens (1927–28) 4–4–2
11 L December 17, 1927 0–1 @ Ottawa Senators (1927–28) 4–5–2
12 W December 22, 1927 5–2 @ New York Americans (1927–28) 5–5–2
13 W December 24, 1927 4–2 New York Americans (1927–28) 6–5–2
14 W December 28, 1927 4–3 @ Chicago Black Hawks (1927–28) 7–5–2
15 L December 29, 1927 0–3 @ Detroit Cougars (1927–28) 7–6–2
16 L December 31, 1927 0–4 @ Pittsburgh Pirates (1927–28) 7–7–2
17 W January 5, 1928 2–1 Toronto Maple Leafs (1927–28) 8–7–2
18 W January 7, 1928 4–1 Boston Bruins (1927–28) 9–7–2
19 W January 14, 1928 4–0 Pittsburgh Pirates (1927–28) 10–7–2
20 T January 17, 1928 1–1 OT Ottawa Senators (1927–28) 10–7–3
21 L January 19, 1928 0–1 @ New York Americans (1927–28) 10–8–3
22 W January 21, 1928 1–0 @ Montreal Canadiens (1927–28) 11–8–3
23 W January 26, 1928 1–0 Toronto Maple Leafs (1927–28) 12–8–3
24 L January 31, 1928 1–3 @ New York Rangers (1927–28) 12–9–3
25 L February 2, 1928 0–1 OT @ Ottawa Senators (1927–28) 12–10–3
26 T February 4, 1928 0–0 OT Montreal Canadiens (1927–28) 12–10–4
27 T February 7, 1928 3–3 OT New York Americans (1927–28) 12–10–5
28 W February 10, 1928 3–2 @ Chicago Black Hawks (1927–28) 13–10–5
29 W February 11, 1928 3–1 @ Pittsburgh Pirates (1927–28) 14–10–5
30 L February 16, 1928 0–1 Detroit Cougars (1927–28) 14–11–5
31 W February 18, 1928 2–1 Toronto Maple Leafs (1927–28) 15–11–5
32 W February 21, 1928 5–3 @ New York Americans (1927–28) 16–11–5
33 T February 23, 1928 2–2 OT @ Toronto Maple Leafs (1927–28) 16–11–6
34 W February 25, 1928 3–1 Boston Bruins (1927–28) 17–11–6
35 L February 28, 1928 1–2 @ Boston Bruins (1927–28) 17–12–6
36 W March 1, 1928 6–3 Chicago Black Hawks (1927–28) 18–12–6
37 W March 3, 1928 3–2 OT @ Montreal Canadiens (1927–28) 19–12–6
38 W March 6, 1928 3–1 New York Rangers (1927–28) 20–12–6
39 W March 8, 1928 3–2 OT @ Detroit Cougars (1927–28) 21–12–6
40 L March 10, 1928 0–3 Montreal Canadiens (1927–28) 21–13–6
41 W March 13, 1928 5–0 New York Americans (1927–28) 22–13–6
42 W March 17, 1928 3–1 Ottawa Senators (1927–28) 23–13–6
43 L March 22, 1928 1–2 Pittsburgh Pirates (1927–28) 23–14–6
44 W March 24, 1928 8–4 @ Toronto Maple Leafs (1927–28) 24–14–6

Playoffs[edit | edit source]

Montreal Maroons 3 Goals, Ottawa Senators 1 Goal[edit | edit source]

Montreal Maroons 3 Goals, Montreal Canadiens 2 Goals[edit | edit source]

New York Rangers 3, Montreal Maroons 2[edit | edit source]

Player Stats[edit | edit source]

Regular Season
Scoring
Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM
Stewart, NelsNels Stewart C 41 27 7 34 104
Smith, HooleyHooley Smith C/RW 34 14 5 19 72
Siebert, BabeBabe Siebert LW/D 39 8 9 17 109
Lamb, JoeJoe Lamb RW 21 8 5 13 39
Dutton, RedRed Dutton D 42 7 6 13 94
Ward, JimmyJimmy Ward RW 42 10 2 12 44
Phillips, MerlynMerlyn Phillips C 40 7 5 12 33
Oatman, RussellRussell Oatman LW 43 7 4 11 36
Munro, DuncDunc Munro D 43 5 2 7 35
Touhey, BillBill Touhey LW 29 2 0 2 2
Brown, FredFred Brown LW 19 1 0 1 0
Emms, HapHap Emms LW/D 10 0 1 1 10
Carson, FrankFrank Carson RW 21 0 1 1 10
Walsh, FlatFlat Walsh G 1 0 0 0 0
Benedict, ClintClint Benedict G 44 0 0 0 0
Goaltending
Player MIN GP W L T GA GAA SO
Benedict, ClintClint Benedict 2690 44 24 14 6 76 1.70 6
Walsh, FlatFlat Walsh 40 1 0 0 0 1 1.50 0
Team: 2730 44 24 14 6 77 1.69 6
Playoffs
Scoring
Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM
Stewart, NelsNels Stewart C 9 2 2 4 13
Phillips, MerlynMerlyn Phillips C 9 2 1 3 9
Smith, HooleyHooley Smith C/RW 9 2 1 3 23
Siebert, BabeBabe Siebert LW/D 9 2 0 2 26
Ward, JimmyJimmy Ward RW 9 1 1 2 6
Munro, DuncDunc Munro D 9 0 2 2 8
Dutton, RedRed Dutton D 9 1 0 1 27
Lamb, JoeJoe Lamb RW 8 1 0 1 32
Oatman, RussellRussell Oatman LW 9 1 0 1 18
Brown, FredFred Brown LW 9 0 0 0 0
Carson, FrankFrank Carson RW 9 0 0 0 0
Benedict, ClintClint Benedict G 9 0 0 0 0
Goaltending
Player MIN GP W L GA GAA SO
Benedict, ClintClint Benedict 555 9 5 3 8 0.86 4
Team: 555 9 5 3 8 0.86 4

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

MIN = Minutes played; W = Wins; L = Losses; T = Ties; GA = Goals-against; GAA = Goals-against average; SO = Shutouts

Awards and Records[edit | edit source]

  • The Maroons did not win any awards this season.

Game Ads[edit | edit source]

See Also[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. 1927-28 Montreal Maroons Statistics - Hockey-Reference.com. hockey-reference.com. Retrieved on 2009-08-04.
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