Search for your favorite player or team

© The Hockey News. All rights reserved. Any and all material on this website cannot be used, reproduced, or distributed without prior written permission from Roustan Media Ltd. For more information, please see our Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy.


April 16, 1960

April 16, 1960

The Hockey News has been providing the most comprehensive coverage of the world of hockey since 1947. In each issue, you'll find news, features and opinions about the NHL and leagues across North America and the world.

IN THIS ISSUE

Barons’ Fast Start Shook Rochester’s Playoff Foundation

CLEVELAND, O.— While the hockey world, not excluding Cleveland’s own proud citizenry, observed in wonderment, the Cleveland Barons skated forth against the powerful Rochester Americans and ran up three straight wins in the opening round for the Calder Cup. It appeared entirely possible that the Barons would do the impossible by knocking the Americans clean out of the post-season party in what would have been an historic grand slam for a club that finished the regular campaign in the lowly area of fourth place. But this was not to be so. After the Barons had skated to brilliant defensive triumphs on the ice of Rochester’s War Memorial Auditorium by scores of 2-0 and 2-1, they came back to Cleveland to win a third game in wide-open style which went the Barons’ way 7-5. In these…

IN THIS ISSUE

Rudy Gets A Frank Opinion

IN THIS ISSUE

WESTERN LEAGUE

Winner Two Time Winner Whoever wins the current play-off series between Vancouver and Victoria will join the Edmonton Flyers as the only teams to win the President’s Cup twice in the twelve year history of the league. Edmonton won the cup in 1953 and 1955. Victoria won it in 1951 and Vancouver in 1958. Vancouver Has Edge The team ending in first place in the regular schedule has won the Championship seven times. A fourth place team has won it only once, Edmonton in 1953. On past performance first place Vancouver has a definite edge ever fourth place Victoria. How The Race Goes SERIES “A” SERIES “B” FINAL SERIES TUESDAY, MARCH 29 Vancouver 3 at Edmonton 1 (Vancouver leads best-of-seven aeries 3-0) WEDNESDAY, MARCH 30 Vancouver 2 at Edmonton 1 (Vancouver wins best-of-seven series 4-0) Seattle 0 at Victoria 2 (Victoria win. best-of-seven…

IN THIS ISSUE

The Hockey News THE INTERNATIONAL HOCKEY WEEKLY

Founded October 1st, 1947 Published Weekly, except monthly May through September by Ken-Will Publishing Co. Ltd., 1434 Ste. Catherine Street West, Montreal 25, Que. Ken McKenzie, Publisher Len Bramson, Editor-in-Chief Will V. Cate, General Manager Yearly Subscription Rates: $3.00 in Canada and the British Commonwealth; $4.00 in the U.S.A. and Foreign Countries Entered as second-class matter, October 3, 1953, at the Post Office at Rouses Point, N.Y., under the Act of March 3rd, 1879 Authorized as second-class mail, Post Office Department, Ottawa Printed in Canada Vol. 13 MONTREAL, APRIL 16, 1960 No. 29…