The Full Wiki

More info on Tom Johnson (ice hockey)

Tom Johnson (ice hockey): Wikis

Advertisements
  
  

Note: Many of our articles have direct quotes from sources you can cite, within the Wikipedia article! This article doesn't yet, but we're working on it! See more info or our list of citable articles.

Encyclopedia

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Born February 18, 1928(1928-02-18),
Baldur, MAN, CAN
Died November 21, 2007 (aged 79),
Falmouth, MA, US
Height
Weight
6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
180 lb (82 kg; 12 st 12 lb)
Position Defence
Shoots Left
Pro clubs NHL
Montreal Canadiens
Boston Bruins
AHL
Buffalo Bisons
Career 1947 – 1965
Hall of Fame, 1970

Thomas Christian "Tomcat" Johnson (February 18, 1928 – November 21, 2007) was a Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman who played for the Montreal Canadiens and Boston Bruins in the National Hockey League.

Johnson was also the recipient of the Norris Trophy in 1959. He was inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame in 1970.

He won the Stanley Cup as a player with Montreal in 1953, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1959 and 1960. Johnson won 7th and 8th with the Boston Bruins one as assistant general manager in 1970, and once as coach with Boston in 1972. He held various positions over his 30+ years association with the Boston Bruins, including assistant general manager.

Johnson died of heart failure at age 79 in Falmouth, Massachusetts.

Awards and achievements

Career statistics

    Regular season   Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
1947–48 Montreal Royals QSHL 16 0 4 4 10
1947–48 Montreal Canadiens NHL 1 0 0 0 0
1948–49 Buffalo Bisons AHL 68 4 18 22 70
1949–50 Buffalo Bisons AHL 58 7 19 26 52 5 0 0 0 20
1949–50 Montreal Canadiens NHL 1 0 0 0 0
1950–51 Montreal Canadiens NHL 70 2 8 10 128 11 0 0 0 6
1951–52 Montreal Canadiens NHL 68 0 7 7 76 11 1 0 1 2
1952–53 Montreal Canadiens NHL 70 3 8 11 63 12 2 3 5 8
1953–54 Montreal Canadiens NHL 70 7 11 18 85 11 1 2 3 30
1954–55 Montreal Canadiens NHL 70 6 19 25 74 12 2 0 2 22
1955–56 Montreal Canadiens NHL 64 3 10 13 75 10 0 2 2 8
1956–57 Montreal Canadiens NHL 70 4 11 15 59 10 0 2 2 13
1957–58 Montreal Canadiens NHL 66 3 18 21 75 2 0 0 0 0
1958–59 Montreal Canadiens NHL 70 10 29 39 76 11 2 3 5 8
1959–60 Montreal Canadiens NHL 64 4 25 29 59 8 0 1 1 4
1960–61 Montreal Canadiens NHL 70 1 15 16 54 6 0 1 1 8
1961–62 Montreal Canadiens NHL 62 1 17 18 45 6 0 1 1 0
1962–63 Montreal Canadiens NHL 43 3 5 8 28
1963–64 Boston Bruins NHL 70 4 21 25 33
1964–65 Boston Bruins NHL 51 0 9 9 30
NHL totals 979 51 213 264 960 111 8 15 23 109

External links

Preceded by
Doug Harvey
Winner of the Norris Trophy
1959
Succeeded by
Doug Harvey
Preceded by
Harry Sinden
Head coaches of the Boston Bruins
19701973
Succeeded by
Bep Guidolin
Advertisements

Advertisements






Got something to say? Make a comment.
Your name
Your email address
Message