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Canada Lorne Worsley
a.k.a. "Gump Worsley"
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1. Jack Thompson 7 3 10 13
2. Calum Ritchie 5 6 3 9
3. Brandon Coe 5 5 4 9
4. Lucas Edmonds 5 3 6 9
5. Jack Beck 5 5 3 8
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
G
Age
Height
5'7" / 170 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
154 lbs / 70 kg
Nation
Catches
L
Youth Team
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Contract
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Highlights
2-time NHL Best Goalie (Vezina Trophy) 2
1-time NHL Rookie of the Year (Calder Trophy) 1
4-time NHL Stanley Cup Champion 4

Passed away on January 26, 2007.

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Player Statistics
S Team League GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI   POST GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI
1946-47 Verdun Cyclones QJAHA 25 5.52 - |
1947-48 Verdun Cyclones QJAHA 29 3.28 - | Playoffs 5 3.97 -
1948-49 Montréal St. Francis Xavier MMJHL 47 2.58 - | Playoffs 5 3.10 -
New York Rovers QSHL 2 2.50 - |
1949-50 New York Rovers EAHL 47 2.86 - | Playoffs 12 2.25 -
New Haven Ramblers AHL 2 2.00 - |
1950-51 St. Paul Saints USHL Sr. 64 2.82 - | Playoffs 4 2.19 -
1951-52 Saskatoon Quakers PCHL 66 3.07 - | Playoffs 13 2.27 -
1952-53 Saskatoon Quakers WHL-Sr. 13 3.84 - |
Edmonton Flyers WHL-Sr. 1 2.00 - |
New York Rangers NHL 50 3.02 - 151 2 13-29-8 3000 |
1953-54 Vancouver Canucks WHL-Sr. 70 2.40 - | Playoffs 12 2.45 -
1954-55 New York Rangers NHL 65 3.00 - 195 4 15-33-17 3898 |
1955-56 New York Rangers NHL 70 2.83 .923 198 2376 4 32-28-10 4198 | Playoffs 3 4.68 .860 14 86 0 0-3-0 180
1956-57 New York Rangers NHL 68 3.18 .906 216 2081 3 26-28-14 4078 | Playoffs 5 4.01 .893 21 175 0 1-4-0 314
1957-58 New York Rangers NHL 37 2.32 .927 86 1094 4 21-10-6 2220 | Playoffs 6 4.61 .871 28 189 0 2-4-0 365
Providence Reds AHL 25 3.28 - |
1958-59 New York Rangers NHL 67 2.94 .908 193 1909 2 26-29-11 3938 |
1959-60 New York Rangers NHL 39 3.52 .897 135 1182 0 7-23-8 2299 |
Springfield Indians AHL 15 2.20 - |
1960-61 New York Rangers NHL 59 3.29 .913 190 1990 1 20-29-8 3469 |
1961-62 New York Rangers NHL 60 2.92 .912 172 1791 2 22-27-9 3531 | Playoffs 6 3.28 .899 21 187 0 2-4-0 384
1962-63 New York Rangers NHL 67 3.27 .914 217 2306 2 22-34-10 3979 |
1963-64 Montréal Canadiens NHL 8 2.98 .891 22 180 1 3-2-2 444 |
Québec Aces AHL 47 2.72 - | Playoffs 9 3.20 -
1964-65 Québec Aces AHL 37 2.70 - |
Montréal Canadiens NHL 19 2.78 .908 50 496 1 10-7-1 1080 | Playoffs 8 1.68 .936 14 205 2 5-3-0 501
1965-66 Montréal Canadiens NHL 51 2.36 .917 114 1254 2 28-13-6 2898 | Playoffs 10 1.99 .931 20 268 1 8-2-0 602
1966-67 Montréal Canadiens NHL 18 3.18 .900 47 422 1 6-6-1 887 | Playoffs 2 1.50 .956 2 43 0 0-1-0 80
1967-68 Montréal Canadiens NHL 40 1.98 .922 73 864 6 21-7-8 2211 | Playoffs 12 1.88 .930 21 279 1 11-0-0 672
1968-69 Montréal Canadiens NHL 30 2.26 .920 64 738 5 19-5-4 1702 | Playoffs 7 2.27 .919 14 159 0 5-1-0 370
1969-70 Montréal Canadiens NHL 6 2.33 .915 14 151 0 3-1-2 360 |
Minnesota North Stars NHL 8 2.65 .930 20 267 1 5-1-1 453 | Playoffs 3 4.67 .880 14 103 0 1-2-0 180
1970-71 Minnesota North Stars NHL 24 2.50 .920 57 657 0 4-10-8 1367 | Playoffs 4 3.25 .888 13 103 0 3-1-0 240
1971-72 Minnesota North Stars NHL 34 2.12 .933 68 954 2 16-10-7 1924 | Playoffs 4 2.17 .935 7 101 1 2-1-0 193
1972-73 Minnesota North Stars NHL 12 2.88 .906 30 288 0 6-2-3 624 |
1973-74 Minnesota North Stars NHL 29 3.23 .901 86 786 0 8-14-5 1597 |
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
1979-80 Minnesota North Stars NHL Scout Amateur Scout
Minnesota North Stars NHL Goaltending Coach
1980-81 Minnesota North Stars NHL Scout Amateur Scout
Minnesota North Stars NHL Goaltending Coach
1981-82 Minnesota North Stars NHL Scout Amateur Scout
Minnesota North Stars NHL Goaltending Coach
1982-83 Minnesota North Stars NHL Scout Amateur Scout
Minnesota North Stars NHL Goaltending Coach
1983-84 Minnesota North Stars NHL Scout Amateur Scout
Minnesota North Stars NHL Goaltending Coach
1984-85 Minnesota North Stars NHL Scout Amateur Scout
Minnesota North Stars NHL Goaltending Coach
1985-86 Minnesota North Stars NHL Scout Amateur Scout
Minnesota North Stars NHL Goaltending Coach
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI | Years GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI
AHL 5 126 | 1 9
EAHL 1 47 2.86 | 1 12 2.25
MMJHL 1 47 2.58 | 1 5 3.10
NHL 21 861 2.87 .901 2398 21786 43 333-348-149 50157 | 12 70 2.78 .909 189 1898 5 40-26-0 4081
PCHL 1 66 3.07 | 1 13 2.27
QJAHA 2 54 | 1 5
QSHL 1 2 2.50 | 0
USHL Sr. 1 64 2.82 | 1 4 2.19
WHL-Sr. 2 84 | 1 12 2.45
* Some data is missing to provide a correct summary.
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Player Connections
Player Period Teams
Dean Prentice (F) 1952-1974 13 Minnesota North Stars, New York Rangers
Ted Harris (D) 1959-1974 12 Minnesota North Stars, Montréal Canadiens, Springfield Indians
Andy Bathgate (F) 1952-1963 11 New York Rangers, Vancouver Canucks
Harry Howell (D) 1952-1963 10 New York Rangers

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Player Biography and Trivia

Cult/Star player for Montréal Canadiens

Cult/Star player for New York Rangers

Trivia
- Was on of the last NHL goaltenders to play without a mask, only wearing a mask in his final six games in the NHL
- Had a fear of flying

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