1968-69 AHL Season
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1968%E2%80%9369 AHL Season

The 1968-69 AHL season was the 33rd season of the American Hockey League. Eight teams played 74 games each in the schedule. The Buffalo Bisons finished first overall in the regular season. The Hershey Bears won their fourth Calder Cup championship.

Final standings

Note: GP = Games played; W = Wins; L = Losses; T = Ties; GF = Goals for; GA = Goals against; Pts = Points;

East GP W L T Pts GF GA
Hershey Bears (BOS) 74 41 27 6 88 307 234
Baltimore Clippers (PHI/PIT/DET) 74 33 34 7 73 266 257
Providence Reds (independent) 74 32 36 6 70 242 284
Springfield Kings (LA) 74 27 36 11 65 257 274
West GP W L T Pts GF GA
Buffalo Bisons (CHI) 74 41 18 15 97 282 192
Cleveland Barons (independent) 74 30 32 12 72 213 245
Quebec Aces (MTL) 74 26 34 14 66 235 258
Rochester Americans (TOR) 74 25 38 11 61 237 295

Scoring leaders

Note: GP = Games played; G = Goals; A = Assists; Pts = Points; PIM = Penalty minutes

Player Team GP G A Pts PIM
Jeannot Gilbert Hershey Bears 71 35 65 100 13
Michel Harvey Hershey Bears 74 41 52 93 29
Guy Trottier Buffalo Bisons 72 45 37 82 21
Ron Ward Rochester Americans 73 35 43 78 18
Willie Marshall Baltimore Clippers 74 26 52 78 18
Jean-Marie Cossette Baltimore Clippers 64 27 48 75 48
Chuck Hamilton Hershey Bears 74 28 46 74 46
Don McKenney Providence Reds 74 26 48 74 12
Rene Drolet Quebec Aces 61 30 42 72 14
Norm Beaudin Buffalo Bisons 74 32 39 71 10

Calder Cup playoffs

First round
Second round
Finals

Trophy and award winners

Team awards
Calder Cup
Playoff champions:
Hershey Bears
F. G. "Teddy" Oke Trophy
Regular Season champions, East Division:
Hershey Bears
John D. Chick Trophy
Regular Season champions, West Division:
Buffalo Bisons
Individual awards
Other awards
James C. Hendy Memorial Award
Most outstanding executive:
Lloyd S. Blinco
James H. Ellery Memorial Award
Outstanding media coverage:
John Travers, Hershey

See also

References


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