FANDOM


53-54TorML
1953–54 Toronto Maple Leafs · NHL
Division 3rd NHL
1953–54 record 32–24–14
Goals for 152
Goals against 131
General Manager Conn Smythe
Coach King Clancy
Captain Ted Kennedy
Arena Maple Leaf Gardens
Team Leaders
Goals Sid Smith (22)
Assists Tod Sloan (32)
Points Tod Sloan (43)
Penalties in minutes Tod Sloan (100)
Wins Harry Lumley (32)
Goals against average Harry Lumley (1.86)
← Seasons →
1952–53 1954–55

The 1953–54 Toronto Maple Leafs season was Toronto's 37th season in the NHL. The Maple Leafs finished 3rd in the league and lost in the Semi-finals to the Detroit Red Wings four games to one.

Regular SeasonEdit

Final StandingsEdit

National Hockey League GP W L T Pts GF GA
Detroit Red Wings 70 37 19 14 88 191 132
Montreal Canadiens 70 35 24 11 81 195 141
Toronto Maple Leafs 70 32 24 14 78 152 131
Boston Bruins 70 32 28 10 74 177 181
New York Rangers 70 29 31 10 68 161 182
Chicago Black Hawks 70 12 51 7 31 133 242

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 LogEdit

No. R Date Score Opponent Record
1WOctober 10, 19536–2 Chicago Black Hawks (1953–54) 1–0–0
2LOctober 11, 19530–4 @ Detroit Red Wings (1953–54) 1–1–0
3WOctober 15, 19534–1 @ Boston Bruins (1953–54) 2–1–0
4TOctober 17, 19531–1 New York Rangers (1953–54) 2–1–1
5WOctober 18, 19532–1 @ Chicago Black Hawks (1953–54) 3–1–1
6TOctober 21, 19531–1 Detroit Red Wings (1953–54) 3–1–2
7LOctober 24, 19532–3 Boston Bruins (1953–54) 3–2–2
8LOctober 25, 19530–2 @ Detroit Red Wings (1953–54) 3–3–2
9LOctober 29, 19531–3 @ Montreal Canadiens (1953–54) 3–4–2
10WOctober 31, 19534–1 New York Rangers (1953–54) 4–4–2
11TNovember 1, 19532–2 @ New York Rangers (1953–54) 4–4–3
12WNovember 4, 19533–1 Chicago Black Hawks (1953–54) 5–4–3
13TNovember 7, 19532–2 Detroit Red Wings (1953–54) 5–4–4
14WNovember 8, 19532–1 @ Chicago Black Hawks (1953–54) 6–4–4
15WNovember 11, 19534–1 Montreal Canadiens (1953–54) 7–4–4
16WNovember 14, 19532–0 Boston Bruins (1953–54) 8–4–4
17TNovember 15, 19531–1 @ Boston Bruins (1953–54) 8–4–5
18LNovember 19, 19530–1 @ Montreal Canadiens (1953–54) 8–5–5
19WNovember 21, 19531–0 New York Rangers (1953–54) 9–5–5
20WNovember 22, 19535–1 @ Chicago Black Hawks (1953–54) 10–5–5
21LNovember 26, 19530–2 @ Detroit Red Wings (1953–54) 10–6–5
22WNovember 28, 19533–1 Montreal Canadiens (1953–54) 11–6–5
23LNovember 29, 19531–2 @ Boston Bruins (1953–54) 11–7–5
24LDecember 3, 19531–5 @ Montreal Canadiens (1953–54) 11–8–5
25WDecember 5, 19533–0 Detroit Red Wings (1953–54) 12–8–5
26TDecember 6, 19533–3 @ New York Rangers (1953–54) 12–8–6
27WDecember 9, 19533–0 Montreal Canadiens (1953–54) 13–8–6
28WDecember 12, 19532–0 Chicago Black Hawks (1953–54) 14–8–6
29WDecember 13, 19532–1 @ New York Rangers (1953–54) 15–8–6
30LDecember 17, 19532–3 @ Boston Bruins (1953–54) 15–9–6
31WDecember 19, 19533–2 New York Rangers (1953–54) 16–9–6
32LDecember 20, 19531–4 @ Chicago Black Hawks (1953–54) 16–10–6
33WDecember 26, 19534–2 Detroit Red Wings (1953–54) 17–10–6
34TDecember 30, 19532–2 Montreal Canadiens (1953–54) 17–10–7
35WJanuary 2, 19544–0 Chicago Black Hawks (1953–54) 18–10–7
36TJanuary 3, 19540–0 @ Detroit Red Wings (1953–54) 18–10–8
37LJanuary 7, 19543–7 @ Montreal Canadiens (1953–54) 18–11–8
38WJanuary 9, 19543–2 Boston Bruins (1953–54) 19–11–8
39LJanuary 10, 19541–4 @ New York Rangers (1953–54) 19–12–8
40WJanuary 13, 19542–1 Chicago Black Hawks (1953–54) 20–12–8
41WJanuary 16, 19544–0 New York Rangers (1953–54) 21–12–8
42WJanuary 17, 19543–1 @ Chicago Black Hawks (1953–54) 22–12–8
43WJanuary 23, 19544–1 Detroit Red Wings (1953–54) 23–12–8
44LJanuary 24, 19540–2 @ Detroit Red Wings (1953–54) 23–13–8
45LJanuary 27, 19540–2 Montreal Canadiens (1953–54) 23–14–8
46WJanuary 30, 19544–2 Boston Bruins (1953–54) 24–14–8
47LJanuary 31, 19540–2 @ Boston Bruins (1953–54) 24–15–8
48WFebruary 4, 19544–2 @ Montreal Canadiens (1953–54) 25–15–8
49WFebruary 6, 19546–0 Chicago Black Hawks (1953–54) 26–15–8
50LFebruary 7, 19541–2 @ Chicago Black Hawks (1953–54) 26–16–8
51LFebruary 10, 19542–3 Boston Bruins (1953–54) 26–17–8
52WFebruary 11, 19543–1 @ Boston Bruins (1953–54) 27–17–8
53TFebruary 13, 19542–2 Montreal Canadiens (1953–54) 27–17–9
54TFebruary 14, 19543–3 @ New York Rangers (1953–54) 27–17–10
55TFebruary 17, 19540–0 Detroit Red Wings (1953–54) 27–17–11
56WFebruary 20, 19543–2 Boston Bruins (1953–54) 28–17–11
57LFebruary 21, 19541–6 @ New York Rangers (1953–54) 28–18–11
58TFebruary 25, 19540–0 @ Montreal Canadiens (1953–54) 28–18–12
59WFebruary 27, 19544–2 Chicago Black Hawks (1953–54) 29–18–12
60LFebruary 28, 19541–2 @ Chicago Black Hawks (1953–54) 29–19–12
61TMarch 3, 19543–3 New York Rangers (1953–54) 29–19–13
62TMarch 4, 19543–3 @ Detroit Red Wings (1953–54) 29–19–14
63LMarch 6, 19541–3 Detroit Red Wings (1953–54) 29–20–14
64WMarch 7, 19544–0 @ New York Rangers (1953–54) 30–20–14
65WMarch 11, 19543–0 @ Montreal Canadiens (1953–54) 31–20–14
66LMarch 13, 19541–2 Boston Bruins (1953–54) 31–21–14
67LMarch 14, 19540–3 @ Boston Bruins (1953–54) 31–22–14
68WMarch 17, 19543–1 Montreal Canadiens (1953–54) 32–22–14
69LMarch 20, 19542–5 New York Rangers (1953–54) 32–23–14
70LMarch 21, 19541–6 @ Detroit Red Wings (1953–54) 32–24–14

PlayoffsEdit

Detroit Red Wings 4, Toronto Maple Leafs 1Edit

Player StatsEdit

Regular SeasonEdit

Scoring
Player GP G A Pts PIM
Tod Sloan 67 11 32 43 100
Sid Smith 70 22 16 38 28
Ted Kennedy 67 15 23 38 78
George Armstrong 63 17 15 32 60
Tim Horton 70 7 24 31 94
Harry Watson 70 21 7 28 30
Jimmy Thomson 61 2 24 26 86
Ron Stewart 70 14 11 25 72
Eric Nesterenko 68 14 9 23 70
Rudy Migay 70 8 15 23 60
Jim Morrison 60 9 11 20 51
Bob Bailey 48 2 7 9 70
Gord Hannigan 35 4 4 8 18
Fern Flaman 62 0 8 8 84
Leo Boivin 58 1 6 7 81
Bob Solinger 39 3 2 5 2
Bob Hassard 26 1 4 5 4
Howie Meeker 5 1 0 1 0
Danny Lewicki 7 0 1 1 12
Earl Balfour 17 0 1 1 6
Hugh Bolton 9 0 0 0 10
Gilles Mayer 1 0 0 0 0
Harry Lumley 69 0 0 0 6
Goaltending
Player MIN GP W L T GA GAA SA SV SV% SO
Harry Lumley 4140 69 32 24 13 128 1.86 13
Gilles Mayer 60 1 0 0 1 3 3.00 0
Team: 4200 70 32 24 14 131 1.87 13

PlayoffsEdit

Scoring
Player GP G A Pts PIM
Gord Hannigan 5 2 0 2 4
Tim Horton 5 1 1 2 4
Ted Kennedy 5 1 1 2 2
Tod Sloan 5 1 1 2 4
Sid Smith 5 1 1 2 0
Bob Bailey 5 0 2 2 4
George Armstrong 5 1 0 1 2
Rudy Migay 5 1 0 1 4
Hugh Bolton 5 0 1 1 4
Eric Nesterenko 5 0 1 1 9
Ron Stewart 5 0 1 1 10
Harry Watson 5 0 1 1 2
Fern Flaman 2 0 0 0 0
Jimmy Thomson 3 0 0 0 2
Leo Boivin 5 0 0 0 2
Jim Morrison 5 0 0 0 4
Harry Lumley 5 0 0 0 0
Goaltending
Player MIN GP W L T GA GAA SA SV SV% SO
Harry Lumley 321 5 1 4 15 2.80 0
Team: 321 5 1 4 15 2.80 0

[1]

Awards and RecordsEdit

TransactionsEdit

GalleryEdit

See AlsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1953-54 Toronto Maple Leafs Statistics - Hockey-Reference.com. hockey-reference.com. Retrieved on 2009-05-26.
Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.