Toronto Maple Leafs 1931
First Year at Maple Leaf Gardens
Frank King Clancy, Andy Blair, Reginald Red Horner, Lorne Chabot, Alex Levinsky, Joe Primeau, Harvey Busher Jackson, Hal Darragh, Harold Baldy Cotton, Charlie Conacher, Frank Finnigan, Clarence Hap Day, Irvine Ace Bailey, Bob Gracie
Head Coach - Dick Irvin Sr.
Manager / Owner - Conn Smythe
Director - Frank Selke Sr.,
Trainer - Tim Daly
The Maple Leafs offense was led by Busher Jackson, who led the NHL with 53 points, scoring 28 goals and added 25 assists in 48 games. Linemate Joe Primeau led the league with 37 assists to finish second to Jackson in league scoring with 50 points. Charlie Conacher posted an NHL high 34 goals, and finished fourth in league scoring with 48 points. Defenceman King Clancy anchored the blueline, scoring 10 goals and 19 points, while Red Horner provided the team toughness, getting a club high 97 penalty minutes. In goal, Lorne Chabot had another very solid season, winning a team high 22 games while posting a 2.36 GAA and earning four shutouts along the way.
Photo was taken in December 1931
First Game played at Maple Leaf Gardens - November 12, 1931