Ice Hockey Wiki
Advertisement

This is the 1959-60 season of the Western Hockey League. It was the eighth season of the league.

The Saskatoon Quakers and the New Westminster Royals folded. The league, reduced to seven teams, dropped the two divisions setup.


Standings[]

Regular Season GP W L T GF GA Pts
Vancouver Canucks 70 44 20 6 230 177 94
Seattle Totems 70 38 28 4 270 219 80
Victoria Cougars 70 37 29 4 227 194 78
Edmonton Flyers 70 37 29 4 246 240 78
Calgary Stampeders 70 32 36 2 245 227 66
Winnipeg Warriors 70 25 42 3 224 262 53
Spokane Spokes 70 19 48 3 201 324 41

Playoffs[]

Semi Finals[]

Best of 7

Final[]

Best of 9

Vancouver Canucks beat Victoria Cougars 5 wins to 2. (2-3, 2-4, 3-2, 6-2, 2-1, 2-1, 6-3)

Vancouver Canucks won the President's Cup.

All-Star Game[]

THe third annual league all-star game was played on Tuesday, January 12, 1960, @ Edmonton. The attendance was 3,127.

The Coast Division beat the Prairie Division 5-3.


All-Star Teams[]

First Team[]

Second Team[]

Awards[]

Team Photos[]

Pre-season Game Ads[]


Regular Season Game Ads[]

Playoff Game Ads[]


Season Tickets[]


See Also[]

List of WHL (minor pro) Seasons