Paths to the Final[edit | edit source]
Toronto defeated the Boston Bruins in a best-of-five 3–1 to advance to the Final. The Maroons had to play a total-goals series; 1–0 against Chicago Black Hawks, and win a second two game total-goals series 5–4 against the New York Rangers.
The Series[edit | edit source]
This was the first all-Canadian Final since the Maroons defeated the Victoria Cougars in the 1926 Stanley Cup Finals. Maroons goaltender Alex Connell allowed just four goals in the three games. Dave Trottier was the overtime hero in Game 1 while Baldy Northcott scored the Cup winning goal and led all playoff scorers with 5 points.
|1||April 4||Montreal Maroons||3-2 (OT)||Toronto Maple Leafs||1-0|
|2||April 6||Montreal Maroons||3-1||Toronto Maple Leafs||2-0|
|3||April 9||Toronto Maple Leafs||4-1||Montreal Maroons||3-0|
Montreal wins best-of-five series 3–0.
Montreal Maroons 1935 Stanley Cup Champions[edit | edit source]
Stanley Cup Engraving
- Bill MacKenzie was loaned to New York Rangers on 1935-01-29. In the Stanley Cup Semi-Finals, the Maroons defeated the Rangers, while MacKenzie played in a losing cause for the Rangers. He was included on the Stanley Cup and team picture. However, under NHL rules MacKenzie was disqualified from winning the Stanley Cup, because he was a member of the Rangers when the Maroons won it.
- In 1934 Tommy Gorman (Manager-Coach) led the Chicago Black Hawks to the Stanley Cup. In the off-season Gorman was fired after a dispute with President/Owner Fredric McLaughlin. Montreal Maroons hired Gorman as (Manager-Coach) and he led Maroons to the Stanley Cup. He became only Manager and/or Coach to win back to back Stanley Cups with 2 different teams.
- Montreal Maroons did not include any playoff scores in 1935.
Gallery[edit | edit source]
References[edit | edit source]
- NHL (2000). Total Stanley Cup. Dan Diamond & Associates.
- Podnieks, Andrew; Hockey Hall of Fame (2004). Lord Stanley's Cup. Triumph Books, 12, 50. ISBN 1–55168–261–3
Chicago Black Hawks
Stanley Cup Champions
Detroit Red Wings
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