Stanley Cup PlayoffsChicago BlackhawksDetroit Red Wings
Action from the 1961 Stanley Cup Finals. Chicago goalie Glenn Hall [1] watches as Pierre Pilote [3], Tod Sloan [9], and Elmer Vasko [4] outscramble Detroit's Gordie Howe [9] and Vic Stasiuk [11]. Chicago won 3 to 2 in the opening game of the Stanley cup series. The Blackhawks defeated the... Chicago Tribune archive photo