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Johnny
Bower
Johnny Bower
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Johnny
Bower
position: Goalie
Catches: Left
Height: 5' 11"
Weight: 189
Born: 11/08/1924
Birthplace: Prince Albert, SK, CAN
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Last 5 GamesDECGASASSV%SO
SeasonGPWLOTGAASV%SO
Reg '56-'572023.000
CareerGPWLOTGAASV%SO
Regular552250195037
Playoffs743534-5
Awards
Career Notes
AHL Second All-Star Team (1951) AHL First All-Star Team (1952, 1953, 1956, 1957 1958) Harry "Hap" Holmes Memorial Award (fewest goals against AHL) (1952, 1957, 1958) Outstanding Goaltender Award (fewest goals against WHL) (1955) Les Cunningham Award (MVP AHL) (1956, 1957, 1958) NHL First All-Star Team (1961) Vezina Trophy (1961) Vezina Trophy (1965) (shared with Terry Sawchuk) Played in NHL All-Star Game (1961, 1962, 1963, 1964) Also known as John Kizkan. Traded to NY Rangers by Cleveland (AHL) with Eldred Kobussen for Emile Francis, Neil Strain and cash, July 20, 1953. Traded to Cleveland (AHL) by NY Rangers for Ed MacQueen and cash, July 31, 1957. Claimed by Toronto from Cleveland (AHL) in Inter-League Draft, June 3, 1958.