European Stars And Stripes Newspaper Archives Mar 28 1962, Page 18

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European Stars And Stripes (Newspaper) - March 28, 1962, Darmstadt, HessePage it the stars and stripes Champion Hawks set for defense of Stanley cup the Chicago Black Hawks buoyed by the record equal inc performance of Star Wing Man Bobby Hull were to their Stanley cup title tuesday night against the revenge mind Montreal Canad Lens to a Best of seven series Matching the first and third place teams in the National hockey league. Meanwhile the Toronto Maple Leafs runners up to the Canadian in the final standings take on fans thank Doug for . Playoff berth new York Apall season Long there Haws been a Large num Ber of Home made signs unfurled in Madison Square Garden whoa the new Lade rangers played Home games. If s a custom through out the National hockey league. These signs Hung from the bal conies usually carry the names of players who at favourites of thebans. One exhorts go rangers. one says. I like Hebenton or Bathgate it does t specify. There Are Many others. For the last two games of the season a new Banner homemade and apparently lettered on half Abed Sheet. Took its place with the others. It read thanks first to four years the reference is to Doug Harvey the rangers player coach who to his first year As a coach brought new a Otic a playoff berth for the first time to four fourth place rangers open a Best of even semifinal playoff to Toronto against the second place Maple Leafs tuesday night. Chi Cago visits regnar season Leader Montreal to the other. The win ners meet to another Best of seven affair for the Stanley cup Wonky Chicago last season. The sign maker May have had the idea. Harvey was probably As big a Factor in new York s drive to the playoffs As any other. Among the others was a Good solid performance by the rangers no. I Una better position play Bette defense and a Scarcity of Long term crippling injuries. The no. 1 Haw of Andy Bath Gate Dean a Centola and Waii in Garfield produced a total of t8 goals. Only major injuries were to Johnny Wuagon. Zamule Henry and Gump to Toloy. The others position play and de sense can be at least to part attributed to Herey i coaching and of Tanta his contributions Asa player and coach Are such that hols 1 a prime candidate for coach of the year. A among the three leading con tenders for the Hart memorial trophy the league s most valuable player award. 8 almost certain to receive his seventh Jamas Norris trophy As the league s Best defenseman.4 even More certain to be on Page Iff another Flat for Jerry new York up Jerry Lucas of Ohio state became the first College basketball player to be unanimously selected in the United pros International Al America team when to made it this year. The fourth place new York rang ers to the first game of their Semi final Competition. The first two games of each series Are booked for the Home ice of the Canadian teams. Then the action moves to Chicago and new York sunday. The Canad Lens and Maple Leafs favored to get past the opening round Are each minus a Star player. Henri Richard. Montreal speedy Center is sidelined with a broken wrist while Carl Brewer the Leafs Stellar defens Eman. Is out with a crippling leg injury. The Canad Lens will be seeking to Stop Hull whose 50th goal Sun Day tied the record for one season held by rocket Richard and Berle Geoffrion. They also will to look ing to outspend the rugged Hawks who snapped Montreal s unprecedented string of five straight play off titles last year. Interest in the Montreal chicag matches also will be entered on the respective goal ending performances of Glenn Hall and Jacques Plante. Hall was the big reason the Hawks downed Montre Al and Detroit to win last year scup Competition. Plante a stand out in the canadians playoff Triumph two years ago has made a Strong comeback this season aftera relatively poor Campaign in 1960 6l the rangers who qualified forthe playoffs for the first time in four years Are confident the will Surprise the Maple Leafs. Well give a Good account of ourselves said general manager Buzz Patrick. If we can win on of those first two games in to Ronto Well be in Good nil to pay Hull Bathgate $1,000 each Montreal up the National hockey league reversed it self monday and said that Bobby 50-goal Hull of the Chicago Black Hawks and Andy Bathgate of the new York rangers who tied for the league scoring title would each receive �1,000. Nil publicist Ken Mckenzie said he erroneously reported Sun Day night that Hull the official Winner of the Art Ross trophy As the league scoring Champion be cause a scored More goals than Bathgate. Would receive the $1.000cash award that goes with the Winner s trophy and that Bath Gate would receive the runner up prise of $500. Mckenzie corrected himself an said that each player would receive $1,000. Hull and Bathgate both finished the 70-game nil season with 84 mints. Hull got his 50 goals and 4 assists while Bathgate compiled his on v goals and 58 assists. Casper takes doral by As Bondeson blows big. C.-7 e Miami a b1u Ca sperow 160000 Driml county dub after Roofo Paul tumbled stretch when be had the Flat pret and one of professional golfs greatest upsets almost to Bra grasp. .,.the Issue wag decided am the when the a year Oid Hare Alvs to Putta tie the a teach pm squad by Tab five Casper who has Bee a gov. Rockefeller Given report on welter fight that hospitalized Paret new York a state investigators rushed a report to gov. Nelson a. Rockefeller monday night on the championship prise fight that left welterweight Benny kid Paret near death. Doctors said All has been done that can Bodone for the cuban born Boxer for the time being. The new York state athletic commission which polices professional boxing to the state called witnesses viewed films of the saturday night fight then turned in a report for transmission to Rockefeller in governor s office did not indicate when there would be com ment on the findings. Rockefeller earlier said the violent beating of Paret to full View of millions on television left him deeply concerned and 25-year-old Paret who lost his world welterweight title to challenger pm lie Griffith to a grudge fight at Madison Square Garden has been in a deep coma since he was carried from the Ringo a Stretcher. It was Paret s Sec Ond knockout in As Many fights toes than four months. Ramon of death intermittent rumours of Paret death swept the City during the Day. However he remained alive although his condition was do scribed As critical and Tho outlooks extremely grave.1 Paret underwent an operation sunday to remove pressure from his brain. Thia was allowed Mon Day by a tracheotomy an incision nto Tho Windpipe to assist his breathing. No further operation at this line is contemplated said a mod Cal bulletin from or. John s. Crisp a chief surgical resident a Roosevelt Hospital Crisp told a news conference us Areiter semifinals slated on two fronts the Usa eur basketball championships with semifinal in Entera scheduled to Germany at Ulreh Zorndorf. Both gases an slated to get under Way at g m at Kirch Goens. The 3rd army div s Mui inf rangers will play heat the com z Champion Verdun cardinals while Taw 4th army div aged arty canno neers take on the visiting vhf corps Tad target acquisition in owls at Zorndorf to openers of Best of three cardinals and owls Are both undefeated to championship play. Verdun walked Over the Berlin up tips All stars in a quarterfinal series and the owls dumped Tho Vicensa red knights twice. In their quarterfinal rubber matches sunday the rangers nipped the 24th div tvs Mustangs 83-82, and the canno neers edged the Sasae big Blue the semifinal series Sites will switch to Tho cards Home court to Tardun France, the owls Home gym at Moehrl Ngen Germany or the second and. If necessary third games saturday and sunday. That Tho chances of Pant Ever re gaining full control of his body Are 104100 to one. If to lives Tho Doc Tor added he could remain to a coma for a year or More and itis difficult to judge at this time what chances he has of a recover of All his admitted Grad go Griffith admittedly carried grudge into the ring because of remarks by Paret that questioned Tho challenger s manhood. Griffith is a millinery designer As Well Asa fighter and he said Paret cursed and insulted him before and during the fight. But Griffith his head in his hands expressed bitterness an sorrow Over the injuries he inflicted on Paret he said i m sorry now that i Ever be came a fighter. I guess 111 Goon fighting sometime somewhere but i Don t want to think about it now. Everything s been a night Mare since saturday no Champion Ever has been fatally injured to an american prize ring. The last death during a title continued on Page w Browns acquire steelers9 Scales for draft Choice Cleveland a the Cleve land Browns announced that they have obtained chads Scales Reserve fullback for Tho Pittsburgh Steeles to Exchange for an undisclosed draft Choice. We think he might be just what we need to provide a Little com petition at fullback said Cleve land coach Paul Brown. Scales is fast and can hit hard. Now it s unto him to beat out Preston Power if he Browns regular fullback is Jim Brown the National football league s Rushing Leader for Tho past five , 24. Has played two seasons with Tho Steeles. He attended Indiana University. To carried Troball 50 times for 184 Yards to 1961. He is 3 feet 11 inches and weigh 215 pounds in Pierre Netton win Coral Gables Fla. Up the University of Miami Tennis team undefeated in five years downed Yale University 94in a morning match Here and beat army by the same score to the afternoon. The victories were to Holst and 92nd for the Hurricane team which started its string to1957. Colt Tho Load pack virtually world Nobi with a Par 94 on Tho going nine. Playing to same threesome with Casper Bondeson led my Iby four strokes it was on Tho faltered. Hit Bunker alone Tho mighty swing to dubbed Tho dribbled out. Of the Green to wound a of Lvov Agate at the posted a double were even at Casper Birdie Tutol what turned Elding stroke War a 2 by Casper for Atho 15th, while storing a Par. They continued a through the next two 1 the 18th. The gallery Bondeson a trooper missed his chances for a playoff hairline margin. I thought he a Casper said. I was out of the Corner of i the crowd groaned x had lucked it was a huge the shy son to miss Tho still he won $4.600. A youth who had Check for $19250 fat tournaments since a touring pros. Jack it Klaus generation threat the first round third place at old master of up gallantly younger stars Fri Ilski fourth place tie at Roll the Only other ,._ Lead i Goalby it appeared that 1record of winnings straight tog bade almost summer of Loo but slam it with$47.15. The winners Hwy

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