• The legendary Conn Smythe resigns as the governor of the Toronto Maple Leafs. He is replaced by his son, Stafford. Conn is subsequently named honorary governor.

• The Toronto Maple Leafs beat the Chicago Black Hawks in six games to win the Stanley Cup.

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