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1942–43 New York Rangers · NHL
Division 6th NHL
1942–43 record 11–31–8
Goals for 161
Goals against 253
General Manager Lester Patrick
Coach Frank Boucher
Captain Ott Heller
Arena Madison Square Garden
Team Leaders
Goals Bryan Hextall (27)
Assists Lynn Patrick (39)
Points Lynn Patrick (61)
Penalties in minutes Vic Myles (57)
Wins Jimmy Franks (5)
Goals against average Jimmy Franks (4.48)
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1941–42 1943–44

The 1942–43 New York Rangers season was the 17th season for the team in the National Hockey League (NHL). The Rangers finished last in the league and did not qualify for the playoffs.

Regular Season[edit | edit source]

Final Standings[edit | edit source]

National Hockey League GP W L T Pts
Detroit Red Wings 50 25 14 11 61
Boston Bruins 50 24 17 9 57
Toronto Maple Leafs 50 22 19 9 53
Montreal Canadiens 50 19 19 12 50
Chicago Black Hawks 50 17 18 15 49
New York Rangers 50 11 31 8 30

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


Game Log[edit | edit source]

Regular Season Results
No. R Date Score Opponent Record
1 L October 31, 1942 2–7 @ Toronto Maple Leafs (1942–43) 0–1–0
2 L November 5, 1942 5–12 @ Detroit Red Wings (1942–43) 0–2–0
3 W November 7, 1942 4–3 OT Montreal Canadiens (1942–43) 1–2–0
4 L November 8, 1942 4–10 @ Montreal Canadiens (1942–43) 1–3–0
5 W November 10, 1942 5–3 OT Chicago Black Hawks (1942–43) 2–3–0
6 L November 14, 1942 3–5 @ Boston Bruins (1942–43) 2–4–0
7 L November 15, 1942 3–4 Boston Bruins (1942–43) 2–5–0
8 L November 19, 1942 3–7 Toronto Maple Leafs (1942–43) 2–6–0
9 T November 22, 1942 4–4 Detroit Red Wings (1942–43) 2–6–1
10 W November 26, 1942 2–1 @ Chicago Black Hawks (1942–43) 3–6–1
11 L November 28, 1942 6–8 @ Toronto Maple Leafs (1942–43) 3–7–1
12 W November 29, 1942 3–2 Boston Bruins (1942–43) 4–7–1
13 L December 3, 1942 1–3 @ Chicago Black Hawks (1942–43) 4–8–1
14 L December 6, 1942 4–5 @ Boston Bruins (1942–43) 4–9–1
15 L December 13, 1942 3–7 Montreal Canadiens (1942–43) 4–10–1
16 L December 17, 1942 3–7 Boston Bruins (1942–43) 4–11–1
17 T December 19, 1942 1–1 @ Montreal Canadiens (1942–43) 4–11–2
18 L December 20, 1942 2–8 Toronto Maple Leafs (1942–43) 4–12–2
19 W December 25, 1942 3–1 @ Detroit Red Wings (1942–43) 5–12–2
20 W December 27, 1942 3–1 Toronto Maple Leafs (1942–43) 6–12–2
21 W December 29, 1942 5–3 @ Boston Bruins (1942–43) 7–12–2
22 L December 31, 1942 0–2 Detroit Red Wings (1942–43) 7–13–2
23 L January 1, 1943 5–6 @ Chicago Black Hawks (1942–43) 7–14–2
24 T January 3, 1943 3–3 Chicago Black Hawks (1942–43) 7–14–3
25 T January 7, 1943 2–2 @ Detroit Red Wings (1942–43) 7–14–4
26 L January 10, 1943 4–7 Montreal Canadiens (1942–43) 7–15–4
27 L January 14, 1943 1–4 Detroit Red Wings (1942–43) 7–16–4
28 L January 16, 1943 5–7 @ Boston Bruins (1942–43) 7–17–4
29 L January 17, 1943 3–6 Boston Bruins (1942–43) 7–18–4
30 L January 21, 1943 4–7 @ Toronto Maple Leafs (1942–43) 7–19–4
31 T January 23, 1943 5–5 @ Montreal Canadiens (1942–43) 7–19–5
32 L January 24, 1943 0–7 @ Detroit Red Wings (1942–43) 7–20–5
33 L January 28, 1943 1–10 @ Chicago Black Hawks (1942–43) 7–21–5
34 L January 31, 1943 2–7 Boston Bruins (1942–43) 7–22–5
35 T February 4, 1943 1–1 Chicago Black Hawks (1942–43) 7–22–6
36 L February 6, 1943 2–3 @ Toronto Maple Leafs (1942–43) 7–23–6
37 L February 7, 1943 4–8 @ Chicago Black Hawks (1942–43) 7–24–6
38 T February 14, 1943 4–4 Toronto Maple Leafs (1942–43) 7–24–7
39 L February 18, 1943 4–5 Detroit Red Wings (1942–43) 7–25–7
40 L February 20, 1943 1–6 @ Montreal Canadiens (1942–43) 7–26–7
41 W February 21, 1943 6–1 Montreal Canadiens (1942–43) 8–26–7
42 W February 25, 1943 7–4 Chicago Black Hawks (1942–43) 9–26–7
43 L February 27, 1943 1–7 @ Detroit Red Wings (1942–43) 9–27–7
44 L February 28, 1943 1–5 Detroit Red Wings (1942–43) 9–28–7
45 W March 2, 1943 4–0 @ Toronto Maple Leafs (1942–43) 10–28–7
46 L March 4, 1943 2–7 Montreal Canadiens (1942–43) 10–29–7
47 T March 7, 1943 5–5 Toronto Maple Leafs (1942–43) 10–29–8
48 W March 14, 1943 7–5 Chicago Black Hawks (1942–43) 11–29–8
49 L March 16, 1943 5–11 @ Boston Bruins (1942–43) 11–30–8
50 L March 18, 1943 3–6 @ Montreal Canadiens (1942–43) 11–31–8

Playoffs[edit | edit source]

  • The Rangers did not qualify for the post season.

Player Stats[edit | edit source]

Regular Season[edit | edit source]

Scoring
Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM
Patrick, LynnLynn Patrick C/LW 50 22 39 61 28
Hextall, BryanBryan Hextall RW 50 27 32 59 28
Watson, PhilPhil Watson RW/C 46 14 28 42 44
Warwick, GrantGrant Warwick RW 50 17 18 35 31
Smith, ClintClint Smith C 47 12 21 33 4
Goldup, HankHank Goldup LW 36 11 20 31 33
Kirkpatrick, BobBob Kirkpatrick C 49 12 12 24 6
Pike, AlfAlf Pike LW/C 41 6 16 22 48
Cameron, ScottyScotty Cameron C 35 8 11 19 0
Heller, OttOtt Heller D 45 4 14 18 14
Myles, VicVic Myles D 45 6 9 15 57
Mancuso, GusGus Mancuso RW 21 6 8 14 13
Shack, JoeJoe Shack LW 20 5 9 14 6
Bell, JoeJoe Bell LW 15 2 5 7 6
Macey, HubHub Macey LW 9 3 3 6 0
Davidson, GordGord Davidson D 35 2 3 5 4
Bend, LinLin Bend C 8 3 1 4 2
Gooden, BillBill Gooden LW 12 0 3 3 0
Garrett, RedRed Garrett D 23 1 1 2 18
Pratt, BabeBabe Pratt D 4 0 2 2 6
Warwick, BillyBilly Warwick LW 1 0 1 1 4
Beveridge, BillBill Beveridge G 17 0 0 0 0
Bouvrette, LionelLionel Bouvrette G 1 0 0 0 0
Buzinski, SteveSteve Buzinski G 9 0 0 0 0
Franks, JimmyJimmy Franks G 23 0 0 0 0
Lynn, VicVic Lynn LW/D 1 0 0 0 0
Tatchell, SpenceSpence Tatchell D 1 0 0 0 0
Goaltending
Player MIN GP W L T GA GAA SO
Franks, JimmyJimmy Franks 1380 23 5 14 4 103 4.48 0
Beveridge, BillBill Beveridge 1020 17 4 10 3 89 5.24 1
Buzinski, SteveSteve Buzinski 560 9 2 6 1 55 5.89 0
Bouvrette, LionelLionel Bouvrette 60 1 0 1 0 6 6.00 0
Team: 3020 50 11 31 8 253 5.03 1

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Note: Pos = Position; GP = Games played; G = Goals; A = Assists; Pts = Points; PIM = Penalty minutes; PPG = Power-play goals; SHG = Short-handed goals; GWG = Game-winning goals

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

Awards and Records[edit | edit source]

Game Ads[edit | edit source]

See Also[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. 1942-43 New York Rangers Statistics - Hockey-Reference.com. hockey-reference.com. Retrieved on 2009-06-04.
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