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Season Review




1975-76



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Campbell Conference Champions

Patrick Division Champions


Key Personnel

Coach
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Fred Shero
G.M.
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Keith Allen
Captain
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Bobby Clarke

W-L-T Record

GP W L T Pts Win% GF GA Division
Overall 80 51 13 16 118 0.738 348 209 1st
Home 36 2 2 74 0.925 205 79
Road 15 11 14 44 0.550 143 130

Standings

Patrick
Team W L T Pts GF GA
Philadelphia Flyers 51 13 16 118 348 209
New York Islanders 42 21 17 101 297 190
Atlanta Flames 35 33 12 82 262 237
New York Rangers 29 42 9 67 262 333

Playoff Games

Won Quarterfinals 4-3
12-Apr-76Toronto Maple Leafs1atFlyers4WBoxscore
13-Apr-76Toronto Maple Leafs1atFlyers3WBoxscore
15-Apr-76Flyers4atToronto Maple Leafs5LBoxscore
17-Apr-76Flyers3atToronto Maple Leafs4LBoxscore
20-Apr-76Toronto Maple Leafs1atFlyers7WBoxscore
22-Apr-76Flyers5atToronto Maple Leafs8LBoxscore
25-Apr-76Toronto Maple Leafs3atFlyers7WBoxscore
Won Semifinals 4-1
27-Apr-76Boston Bruins4atFlyers2LBoxscore
29-Apr-76Boston Bruins1atFlyers2OTWBoxscore
2-May-76Flyers5atBoston Bruins2WBoxscore
4-May-76Flyers4atBoston Bruins2WBoxscore
6-May-76Boston Bruins3atFlyers6WBoxscore
Lost Finals 0-4
9-May-76Flyers3atMontreal Canadiens4LBoxscore
11-May-76Flyers1atMontreal Canadiens2LBoxscore
13-May-76Montreal Canadiens3atFlyers2LBoxscore
16-May-76Montreal Canadiens5atFlyers3LBoxscore

Scoring Leaders

Goals
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Reggie Leach -61
Assists
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Bobby Clarke -89
Points
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Bobby Clarke -119

Scoring Statistics

Name Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- PP SH GW GT Sht Sh% TGF TPGF TGA TPGA
Bobby ClarkeC 763089119 1368310 42119415.46
Bill BarberL 805062112 1047415 410238013.16
Reggie LeachR 80613091 417310 011533518.21
Orest KindrachukC 76264975 101325 22018114.36
Gary DornhoeferR 74283563 1281413 03115218.42
Mel BridgmanC 80232750 86225 12016613.86
Don SaleskiR 78212647 68331 1412249.38
Ross LonsberryL 80192847 87294 0022099.09
Rick MacLeishC 51222345 1666 1402229.91
Larry GoodenoughD 7783442 83455 1201495.37
Tom BladonD 80142337 68455 0031827.69
Andre DupontD 7592736 214403 0201396.47
Jim WatsonD 7923436 66650 000892.25
Dave SchultzL 71131932 307240 0319114.29
Joe WatsonD 7822224 28560 020882.27
Bob KellyL 7912820 12530 03010311.65
Terry CrispC 386915 2861 0104812.5
Ed Van ImpeD * 40088 60160 000150
Jack McIlhargeyD 57123 205110 000234.35
Larry WrightC 2101 010 000333.33
BenchX 10
Jerome Mrazek G 1000 000 0000
Bob SiroisL 1000 000 0000
Paul HolmgrenR 1000 200 00010
Gary InnessG 2000 000 0000
Terry MurrayD 3000 200 00030
Bobby Taylor G 4000 200 0000
Bernie ParentG 11000 200 0000
Wayne Stephenson G 66000 1100 0000
* = did not finish season with Flyers
click on games played column for game by game stats for that player
click on goals, assists or penalty minutes for complete list for that player

Goaltending Statistics

Name GP Mins GA Avg W L T OTL EN SO Shts Pct SO-GA SO-Sht
Gary Inness212031.50200 00600.950
Bernie Parent11615242.34623 002610.908
Wayne Stephenson6638191642.58401013 2117700.907
Bobby Taylor4240153.75310 001250.880
Jerome Mrazek16110.00000 0030.667

Playoff Statistics

Name Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- PP SH GW OT Sht Sh%
Reggie LeachR 1619524 82 021
Bobby ClarkeC 1621416 281 000
Mel BridgmanC 166814 310 020
Larry GoodenoughD 1631114 61 000
Bill BarberL 166713 188 000
Don SaleskiR 166511 470 110
Orest KindrachukC 164711 41 020
Jim WatsonD 16189 60 000
Tom BladonD 16268 141 000
Ross LonsberryL 16437 21 010
Gary DornhoeferR 16347 431 000
Terry CrispC 10055 20 000
Dave SchultzL 16224 900 000
Andre DupontD 15224 462 000
Jack McIlhargeyD 15033 410 000
Joe WatsonD 16112 100 000
Bob KellyL 16022 440 000
Terry MurrayD 6011 00 000
Bernie Parent G 8000 00 000
Wayne StephensonG 8000 00 000

click on goals, assists or penalty minutes for complete list for that player

Name GP Mins GA GAA W L EN SO Shts Pct
Wayne Stephenson8494222.6744002280.904
Bernie Parent8480273.3844002500.892

click on games played for indiviual list of games played by goalie

All-Star Game Representatives

Bill Barber, Andre Dupont, Reggie Leach, Rick MacLeish (sub for Bobby Clarke), Fred Shero (coach), Wayne Stephenson, Jim Watson

Shutouts

Date Opponent Score Goalie #
2-Nov-75vs Kansas City Scouts10-0Wayne Stephenson 3
# = career number as a Flyer P = playoffs

Hattricks

Date Player # Score Goalie(s)
26-Oct-75Bill Barber2 FLYERS 7 - New York Rangers 2E.Giacomin
19-Dec-75Rick MacLeish9 FLYERS 7 - Washington Capitals 5B.Wolfe
22-Jan-76Reggie Leach4 Atlanta Flames 2 - FLYERS 7P.Myre(2) D.Bouchard(1)
6-Mar-76Orest Kindrachuk1 Detroit Red Wings 1 - FLYERS 6J.Rutherford
1-Apr-76Bill Barber3 Washington Capitals 2 - FLYERS 11R.Low
20-Apr-76Don Saleski1 (po)Toronto Maple Leafs 1 - FLYERS 7W.Thomas
6-May-76Reggie Leach5 (po,5)Boston Bruins 3 - FLYERS 6G.Gilbert
po = playoffs, n=natural, 4=4goals, 5=5goals #=career number as a Flyer

Opening Games

SeasonWashington 4 - Flyers 5 (W)
HomeWashington 4 - Flyers 5 (W)
RoadFlyers 9 - North Stars 5 (W)

NHL Awards

Campbell Bowl
Winner
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Winner Pic
Campbell/West Champs
Philadelphia Flyers
Hart Trophy
Winner
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NHL MVP
Bobby Clarke
Conn Smythe
Winner
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Playoff MVP
Reggie Leach
1st Team
Winner
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Center
Bobby Clarke
1st Team
Winner
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Left Wing
Bill Barber
2nd Team
Winner
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Right Wing
Reggie Leach

Team Awards

Barry Ashbee Trophy
Best Defenseman
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Jim Watson

Trades

Date To Flyers Other Team From Flyers
4-Jun-751975 1st Rounder (Mel Bridgman)Washington CapitalsBill Clement, Don McLean & 1975 1st Rounder (Alex Forsythe)
15-Dec-75player to be named later (John Paddock)Washington CapitalsBob Sirois
9-Mar-76Gary Inness & futures (1977 8th rounder (Pete Peeters), 1977 9th rounder (Tom Bauer), 1977 10th rounder (Rob Nicholson) and 1977 11th rounder (Jim Trainor))Pittsburgh PenguinsBobby Taylor & Ed Van Impe

Transactions

Date Aquisition
7-Nov-74Bob Sirois called up
2-Jun-75Red Harris retired
6-Jun-75Mel Bridgman signed (5 yr/ $500K)
6-Aug-75Bob Ritchie signed
6-Aug-75Dave Kelly signed as a free agent
5-Sep-75Dave Schultz signed (5 yr/ $350K)
10-Sep-75Larry Wright signed as a free agent
10-Sep-75Wayne Schaab signed as a free agent
16-Sep-75Bobby Taylor demoted
16-Sep-75Orest Kindrachuk signed (mulit-year)
23-Sep-75Terry Murray signed as a free agent
24-Sep-75Mike Clarke demoted
24-Sep-75Randy Osburn demoted
26-Sep-75Larry Wright signed as a free agent
3-Oct-75Reggie Lemelin called up
5-Oct-75Reggie Lemelin demoted
5-Oct-75Jerome Mrazek called up
16-Oct-75Bob Sirois demoted
10-Nov-75Terry Murray called up
12-Nov-75Terry Murray called up
11-Nov-75Reggie Lemelin called up
11-Nov-75Jerome Mrazek demoted
12-Nov-75Terry Murray demoted
15-Nov-75Terry Murray called up
19-Nov-75Terry Murray demoted
8-Dec-75Reggie Lemelin called up (To Philadelphia Firebirds)
22-Dec-75Jack McIlhargey demoted
3-Feb-76Bobby Taylor demoted
3-Feb-76Jerome Mrazek called up
3-Mar-76Jerome Mrazek demoted
7-Mar-76Paul Holmgren signed (multi-year)
7-Mar-76Paul Holmgren demoted
17-Mar-76Terry Murray demoted
24-Mar-76Paul Holmgren called up
29-Mar-76Larry Wright called up

Draft Picks

Rd # Player Pos
11Mel BridgmanC
354Bob RitchieLW
472Rick St.CroixG
590Gary MorrisonRW
6108Paul HolmgrenRW
7126Dana DeckerLW
9160Viktor KhatulevC
10175Duffy SmithD

Record vs. Other Teams

Overall Home Road
Team W L T OL GF GA W L T OL GF GA W L T OL GF GA
Atlanta Flames41103018 300206 1111012
Boston Bruins12101714 110105 01179
Buffalo Sabres3010155 200113 10142
California Golden Seals4010199 300134 10165
Chicago Blackhawks21201815 101107 11188
Detroit Red Wings2200149 200112 02037
Kansas City Scouts5000315 200141 300174
Los Angeles Kings20201612 10175 10197
Minnesota North Stars30202414 20093 1021511
Montreal Canadiens2110109 20052 01157
New York Islanders24001523 210129 030314
New York Rangers51002611 300144 210127
Pittsburgh Penguins30102213 200105 101128
St.Louis Blues31102316 300197 01149
Toronto Maple Leafs3010188 200104 10184
Vancouver Canucks40102212 300146 10186
Washington Capitals30102816 200166 1011210








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