Punch Imlach a.k.a. "George Imlach"

Player Facts
  • Position
    C
  • Height
    5'8" / 173 cm
  • Weight
    161 lbs / 73 kg
  • Shoots
    R
  • Contract
    -

Team Staff profile of Punch Imlach also available

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1935-36 Toronto Young Rangers OHA-Jr. 8 0 0 0 2 | Playoffs 2 0 0 0 0
1936-37 Toronto Young Rangers OHA-Jr. 12 15 3 18 6 | Playoffs 3 2 3 5 7
1937-38 Toronto Young Rangers OHA-Jr. 11 4 4 8 4 | Playoffs 3 6 0 6 0
1938-39 Toronto Goodyears OHA-Sr. 17 14 13 27 8 | Playoffs 1 2 0 2 0
1939-40 Toronto Goodyears OHA-Sr. 24 25 23 48 23 | Playoffs 7 6 6 12 6
1940-41 Toronto Marlboros OHA-Sr. 21 5 9 14 19 | Playoffs 11 2 2 4 2
Toronto RCAF TMHL 3 2 1 3 0 | Playoffs 5 3 1 4 2
Toronto Donnell-Mudge TMHL - - - - - | Playoffs 4 5 3 8 2
1941-42 Cornwall Flyers QSHL 37 25 17 42 11 | Playoffs 5 4 1 5 0
1942-43 Cornwall Army QSHL 34 24 23 47 6 | Playoffs 6 5 0 5 2
1943-44 Did not play |
1945-46 Québec Aces QSHL 40 19 21 40 14 | Playoffs 6 2 2 4 2
1946-47 Québec Aces QSHL 33 10 28 38 20 | Playoffs 1 0 0 0 0
1947-48 Québec Aces QSHL 42 21 20 41 44 | Playoffs 10 2 6 8 8
1948-49 Québec Aces QSHL 50 26 26 52 32 | Playoffs 3 3 1 4 0
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1938-39 Toronto Goodyears Allan Cup 1 0 0 0 0 |
1939-40 Toronto Goodyears Allan Cup 4 1 4 5 2 |
1940-41 Toronto Marlboros Allan Cup 7 4 2 6 0 |
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
1958-59 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL GM/Head Coach
1959-60 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL GM/Head Coach
1960-61 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL GM/Head Coach
1961-62 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL GM/Head Coach
1962-63 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL GM/Head Coach
1963-64 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL GM/Head Coach
1964-65 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL GM/Head Coach
1965-66 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL GM/Head Coach
1966-67 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL GM/Head Coach
1967-68 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL GM/Head Coach
1968-69 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL GM/Head Coach
1970-71 Buffalo Sabres NHL GM/Head Coach
1971-72 Buffalo Sabres NHL GM/Head Coach
1972-73 Buffalo Sabres NHL General Manager
1973-74 Buffalo Sabres NHL General Manager
1974-75 Buffalo Sabres NHL General Manager
1975-76 Buffalo Sabres NHL General Manager
1976-77 Buffalo Sabres NHL General Manager
1977-78 Buffalo Sabres NHL General Manager
1979-80 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL General Manager
Toronto Maple Leafs NHL Head Coach Replaced by Joe Crozier midseason
1980-81 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL General Manager
Player Career Totals
League GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
Allan Cup 12 5 6 11 0.92 2 0 |
OHA-Jr. 31 19 7 26 0.84 12 0 | 8 8 3 11 1.38 7 0
OHA Sr. 62 44 45 89 1.44 50 0 | 19 10 8 18 0.95 8 0
QSHL 236 125 135 260 1.10 127 0 | 31 16 10 26 0.84 12 0
TMHL 3 2 1 3 1.00 0 0 | 9 8 4 12 1.33 4 0
Player Biography and Trivia

George ”Punch” Imlach passed away on December 1, 1987, from his fifth and last heart attack. He was 69 years old.