Johnny Wilson
Player Facts
  • Position
    LW
  • Height
    5'10" / 178 cm
  • Weight
    165 lbs / 75 kg
  • Shoots
    L
  • Contract
    -
  • Highlights
    4-time NHL Stanley Cup Champion 4

Passed away on December 27, 2011.

Brother: Larry Wilson
Nephews: Ron Wilson, Brad Wilson and Randall Wilson

Team Staff profile of Johnny Wilson also available

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1947-48 Windsor Spitfires OHA-Jr. 34 23 28 51 15 | Playoffs 12 4 6 10 11
Windsor Hettche Spitfires IHL 25 21 13 34 19 |
1948-49 Windsor Spitfires OHA-Jr. 25 30 20 50 24 | Playoffs 4 1 0 1 2
Windsor Hettche Spitfires IHL 4 5 4 9 0 | Playoffs 13 16 7 23 16
1949-50 Omaha Knights USHL Sr. 70 41 39 80 46 | Playoffs 7 2 5 7 4
Detroit Red Wings NHL 1 0 0 0 0 | Playoffs 8 0 1 1 0
1950-51 Indianapolis Capitals AHL 70 34 21 55 48 | Playoffs 3 1 0 1 4
Detroit Red Wings NHL 0 0 0 0 0 | Playoffs 1 0 0 0 0
1951-52 Indianapolis Capitals AHL 42 25 14 39 16 |
Detroit Red Wings NHL 28 4 5 9 18 | Playoffs 8 4 1 5 5
1952-53 Detroit Red Wings NHL 70 23 19 42 22 | Playoffs 6 2 5 7 0
1953-54 Detroit Red Wings NHL 70 17 17 34 22 | Playoffs 12 3 0 3 0
1954-55 Detroit Red Wings NHL 70 12 15 27 14 | Playoffs 11 0 1 1 0
1955-56 Chicago Black Hawks NHL 70 24 9 33 12 |
1956-57 Chicago Black Hawks NHL 70 18 30 48 24 |
1957-58 Detroit Red Wings NHL 70 12 27 39 14 | Playoffs 4 2 1 3 0
1958-59 Detroit Red Wings NHL 70 11 17 28 18 |
1959-60 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 70 15 16 31 8 | Playoffs 10 1 2 3 2
1960-61 Rochester Americans AHL 2 2 2 4 0 |
Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 3 0 1 1 0 |
New York Rangers NHL 56 14 12 26 24 |
1961-62 New York Rangers NHL 40 11 3 14 14 | Playoffs 6 2 2 4 4
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
1965-66 Princeton Univ. NCAA Head Coach
1966-67 Princeton Univ. NCAA Head Coach
1967-68 Springfield Kings AHL Head Coach
1968-69 Springfield Kings AHL Head Coach
1969-70 Springfield Kings AHL Head Coach
Los Angeles Kings NHL Head Coach Replaced Hal Laycoe midseason
1970-71 Springfield Kings AHL Head Coach
1971-72 Tidewater Wings AHL Head Coach
Detroit Red Wings NHL Head Coach Replaced Doug Barkley midseason
1972-73 Detroit Red Wings NHL Head Coach
1973-74 Atlanta Flames NHL Asst. General Manager
1974-75 Mich. Stags/Bltimr Blades WHA Head Coach
1975-76 Cleveland Crusaders WHA Head Coach
1976-77 Colorado Rockies NHL Head Coach
1977-78 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Head Coach
1978-79 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Head Coach
1979-80 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Head Coach
1980-81 Springfield Indians AHL Head Coach
Player Career Totals
League GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 114 61 37 98 0.86 64 0 | 3 1 0 1 0.33 4 0
IHL 29 26 17 43 1.48 19 0 | 13 16 7 23 1.77 16 0
NHL 688 161 171 332 0.48 190 0 | 66 14 13 27 0.41 11 0
OHA-Jr. 59 53 48 101 1.71 39 0 | 16 5 6 11 0.69 13 0
USHL Sr. 70 41 39 80 1.14 46 0 | 7 2 5 7 1.00 4 0
Career Highlights
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Awards by season