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1976-77



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Campbell Conference Champions

Patrick Division Champions


Key Personnel

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

W-L-T Record

GP W L T Pts Win% GF GA Division
Overall 80 48 16 16 112 0.700 323 213 1st
Home 33 6 1 67 0.838 184 95
Road 15 10 15 45 0.562 139 118

Standings

Patrick
Team W L T Pts GF GA
Philadelphia Flyers 48 16 16 112 323 213
New York Islanders 47 21 12 106 288 193
Atlanta Flames 34 34 12 80 264 265
New York Rangers 29 37 14 72 272 310

Playoff Games

Won Quarterfinals 4-2
11-Apr-77Toronto Maple Leafs3atFlyers2LBoxscore
13-Apr-77Toronto Maple Leafs4atFlyers1LBoxscore
15-Apr-77Flyers4atToronto Maple Leafs3OTWBoxscore
17-Apr-77Flyers6atToronto Maple Leafs5OTWBoxscore
19-Apr-77Toronto Maple Leafs0atFlyers2WBoxscore
21-Apr-77Flyers4atToronto Maple Leafs3WBoxscore
Lost Semifinals 0-4
24-Apr-77Boston Bruins4atFlyers3OTLBoxscore
26-Apr-77Boston Bruins5atFlyers4OTLBoxscore
28-Apr-77Flyers1atBoston Bruins2LBoxscore
1-May-77Flyers0atBoston Bruins3LBoxscore

Scoring Leaders

Goals
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Rick MacLeish -49
Assists
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Bobby Clarke -62
Points
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Rick MacLeish -97

Scoring Statistics

Name Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- PP SH GW GT Sht Sh% TGF TPGF TGA TPGA
Rick MacLeishC 79494897 424610 18225219.44 126335811
Bobby ClarkeC 80276390 71396 63015817.09 123387024
Gary DornhoeferR 79253459 85475 03211521.74 11020463
Mel BridgmanC 70193857 120354 02113613.97 7710397
Ross LonsberryL 75233255 43423 13117313.29 91124912
Bill BarberL 73203555 62323 0302458.16 91275119
Tom BladonD 80104353 39342 0201586.33 118229533
Orest KindrachukC 78153651 79221 13114710.2 75115816
Reggie LeachR 77321446 23610 03423713.5 7725460
Bob KellyL 73222446 117272 05110221.57 623320
Don SaleskiR 74221638 33242 26015614.1 6885115
Joe WatsonD 7742630 39290 0011013.96 8718225
Andre DupontD 59101929 168571 0001109.09 11086116
Paul HolmgrenR 59141226 201100 0227418.92 436281
Jim WatsonD 7132326 35340 001724.17 8847020
Harvey BennettC 5112820 60-90 0215322.64 304350
Bob DaileyD 3251419 38162 000776.49 5512336
Larry GoodenoughD * 3241317 21151 000527.69 459265
Terry MurrayD 3601313 14210 000320 465244
Rick LapointeD 22189 39200 010273.7 302113
Al HillL 9246 2760 000633.33 8020
Jack McIlhargeyD * 40213 16460 000277.41 260211
Bill CollinsR * 9112 4-10 010520 3040
Drew CallanderR 2101 010 0001100 1000
Gary InnessG 6011 000 0000
Mark SuzorD 4011 420 00040 2011
Bernie ParentG 61000 000 0000
Wayne Stephenson G 21000 400 0000
John PaddockR 5000 900 00030 1010
Terry CrispC 2000 000 0000 0000
Norm BarnesD 1000 000 0000 0000
Bob RitchieL * 1000 000 00010 0000
BenchX 6
* = did not finish season with Flyers
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Goaltending Statistics

Name GP Mins GA Avg W L T OTL EN SO Shts Pct SO-GA SO-Sht
Wayne Stephenson211065412.311232 234910.916
Gary Inness621092.57102 00940.904
Bernie Parent6135251592.71351312 2515490.897

Playoff Statistics

Name Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- PP SH GW OT Sht Sh%
Bob DaileyD 104913 152 000
Rick MacLeishC 104913 22 011
Bobby ClarkeC 105510 82 000
Reggie LeachR 10459 00 021
Bill BarberL 10145 20 000
Tom BladonD 10134 40 000
Orest KindrachukC 10213 01 000
Ross LonsberryL 10123 290 000
Jim WatsonD 10123 20 010
Andre DupontD 10112 350 000
Paul HolmgrenR 10112 250 000
Gary DornhoeferR 9101 220 000
Mel BridgmanC 7101 80 100
Bob KellyL 10011 180 000
Rick LapointeD 10000 70 000
Don SaleskiR 10000 120 000
Joe WatsonD 10000 20 000
Wayne StephensonG 9000 20 000
Harvey BennettC 4000 20 000
Bernie Parent G 3000 00 000
BenchX 8

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Name GP Mins GA GAA W L EN SO Shts Pct
Wayne Stephenson9532232.5943112310.900
Bernie Parent312383.900300430.814

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All-Star Game Representatives

Tom Bladon, Bobby Clarke, Gary Dornhoefer, Rick MacLeish, Bernie Parent, Fred Shero (coach), Jim Watson, Joe Watson

Shutouts

Date Opponent Score Goalie #
10-Oct-76vs Los Angeles Kings1-0Bernie Parent 41
28-Oct-76vs Pittsburgh Penguins3-0Bernie Parent 42
16-Nov-76vs Detroit Red Wings2-0Bernie Parent 43
18-Dec-76at St.Louis Blues2-0Bernie Parent 44
30-Dec-76at Los Angeles Kings2-0Wayne Stephenson 4
27-Jan-77at St.Louis Blues2-0Wayne Stephenson 5
3-Feb-77vs Chicago Blackhawks6-0Bernie Parent 45
13-Mar-77vs Pittsburgh Penguins4-0Wayne Stephenson 6
19-Apr-77vs Toronto Maple Leafs2-0Wayne StephensonP 7
# = career number as a Flyer P = playoffs

Hattricks

Date Player # Score Goalie(s)
24-Oct-76Rick MacLeish10 Colorado Rockies 3 - FLYERS 5B.McKenzie
5-Dec-76Rick MacLeish11 Cleveland Barons 2 - FLYERS 6G.Simmons
13-Mar-77Don Saleski2 Pittsburgh Penguins 0 - FLYERS 4D.Herron
po = playoffs, n=natural, 4=4goals, 5=5goals #=career number as a Flyer

Opening Games

SeasonNY Islanders 3 - Flyers 0 (L)
HomeNY Islanders 3 - Flyers 0 (L)
RoadFlyers 3 - Atlanta F 4 (L)

NHL Awards

Campbell Bowl
Winner
Award Pic
Winner Pic
Campbell/West Champs
Philadelphia Flyers

Team Awards

Barry Ashbee Trophy
Yanick Dupre Memorial
Best Defenseman
Class Guy Award
Ashbee Winner Pic
Repoire Winner Pic
Andre Dupont
Gary Dornhoefer

Trades

Date To Flyers Other Team From Flyers
29-Sep-761977 4th Rounder (Yves Gaillemette) and 1978 2nd Rounder (transferred to Rockies - Merlin Malinoski)Los Angeles KingsDave Schultz
24-Nov-76Harvey BennettWashington Capitalscash
4-Dec-76cashWashington CapitalsBill Collins
20-Jan-77Bob DaileyVancouver CanucksLarry Goodenough & Jack McIlhargey
17-Feb-77Rick Lapointe & Mike KorneyDetroit Red WingsTerry Murray, Bob Ritchie, Steve Coates & Dave Kelly

Transactions

Date Aquisition
16-Jun-76Mark Suzor signed (multi-year)
16-Jun-76Drew Callander signed (multi-year)
16-Jun-76Dave Hynek signed (multi-year)
16-Jun-76Craig Hamner signed (multi-year)
7-Jul-76John Hanna signed (Coach of Springfield Indians)
27-Sep-76Rick St.Croix demoted
27-Sep-76Norm Barnes demoted
27-Sep-76Dan Nelson demoted
27-Sep-76Gerry Pion demoted
27-Sep-76Les Crozier demoted (to Philadelphia Firebirds)
30-Sep-76Drew Callander demoted
30-Sep-76Bob Ritchie demoted
30-Sep-76Craig Hamner demoted
30-Sep-76Murray Cawker demoted
1-Oct-76Terry Crisp retired
4-Oct-76Terry Crisp signed (Temporary coach of Springfield Indians)
4-Oct-76Jerome Mrazek demoted
4-Oct-76Steve Short demoted
4-Oct-76Mark Suzor demoted
4-Oct-76Al Hill demoted
4-Oct-76Dave Kelly demoted
4-Oct-76Jerome Mrazek called up
11-Oct-76Jerome Mrazek demoted
20-Oct-76Bill Collins signed as a free agent
20-Oct-76Bill Collins signed
22-Oct-76Al Hill signed as a free agent
25-Oct-76John Paddock demoted
16-Nov-76Wayne Stephenson retired (unretires 7-Dec)
5-Feb-77Drew Callander called up
5-Feb-77Bob Ritchie called up
14-Feb-77Al Hill called up (5 pts 1st game)
15-Feb-77Drew Callander demoted
17-Feb-77Mike Korney demoted
13-Mar-77Norm Barnes called up
31-Mar-77Mark Suzor called up

Draft Picks

Rd # Player Pos
117Mark SuzorD
235Drew CallanderC/RW
353Craig HamnerD
471Dave HynekLW
589Robin LangD
6107Paul KlasinskiLW
7117Ray KurpisRW

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 Flames22202424 2101413 0121011
Boston Bruins3100149 11056 20093
Buffalo Sabres22001011 20074 02037
Chicago Blackhawks3020196 300152 00244
Cleveland Barons31102715 200134 1111411
Colorado Rockies50002213 300148 20085
Detroit Red Wings3100158 20094 11064
Los Angeles Kings4000144 20071 20073
Minnesota North Stars30202310 200133 102107
Montreal Canadiens0400924 020313 020611
New York Islanders23101520 21087 021713
New York Rangers20402415 201134 0031111
Pittsburgh Penguins3100123 20070 11053
St.Louis Blues5000226 200135 30091
Toronto Maple Leafs21102118 11098 1011210
Vancouver Canucks40102914 300209 10195
Washington Capitals20202313 200144 00299








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