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1974-75 WHA Season Summary

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League Champion: Houston Aeros

Goals Leader: Bobby Hull (77)
Assists Leader: Andre Lacroix (106)
Points Leader: Andre Lacroix (147)

League Standings

Playoff teams are marked with an asterisk (*)
Team GP W L T PTS PTS% GF GA SRS SOS
Canadian Division
Quebec Nordiques* 78 46 32 0 92 .590 331 299 0.38 -0.03
Toronto Toros* 78 43 33 2 88 .564 349 304 0.54 -0.04
Winnipeg Jets 78 38 35 5 81 .519 322 293 0.35 -0.03
Vancouver Blazers 78 37 39 2 76 .487 256 270 -0.17 0.01
Edmonton Oilers 78 36 38 4 76 .487 279 279 0.00 0.00
East Division
New England Whalers* 78 43 30 5 91 .583 274 279 -0.06 0.01
Cleveland Crusaders* 78 35 40 3 73 .468 236 258 -0.26 0.02
Chicago Cougars 78 30 47 1 61 .391 261 312 -0.61 0.05
Indianapolis Racers 78 18 57 3 39 .250 216 338 -1.45 0.11
West Division
Houston Aeros* 78 53 25 0 106 .679 369 247 1.45 -0.11
San Diego Mariners* 78 43 31 4 90 .577 326 268 0.69 -0.05
Minnesota Fighting Saints* 78 42 33 3 87 .558 308 279 0.35 -0.03
Phoenix Roadrunners* 78 39 31 8 86 .551 300 265 0.42 -0.03
Michigan Stags/Baltimore Blades 78 21 53 4 46 .295 205 341 -1.62 0.13

League Playoff Series

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Avco Cup Finals (4-0): Houston Aeros over Quebec Nordiques  
 
Semi-Finals (4-0): Houston Aeros over San Diego Mariners  
Semi-Finals (4-2): Quebec Nordiques over Minnesota Fighting Saints  
 
Quarter-Finals (4-1): Houston Aeros over Cleveland Crusaders  
Quarter-Finals (4-2): San Diego Mariners over Toronto Toros  
Quarter-Finals (4-2): Minnesota Fighting Saints over New England Whalers  
Quarter-Finals (4-1): Quebec Nordiques over Phoenix Roadrunners  

Team Statistics

Rk Team GP W L T PTS PTS% GF GA SRS SOS TG/G PP PPO PP% PPA PPOA PK% SH SHA
1 Houston Aeros* 78 53 25 0 106 .679 369 247 1.45 -0.11 7.90 71 254 27.95 64 372 82.80 18 6
2 Quebec Nordiques* 78 46 32 0 92 .590 331 299 0.38 -0.03 8.08 61 284 21.48 51 237 78.48 11 12
3 New England Whalers* 78 43 30 5 91 .583 274 279 -0.06 0.01 7.09 39 225 17.33 29 215 86.51 6 5
4 San Diego Mariners* 78 43 31 4 90 .577 326 268 0.69 -0.05 7.62 60 218 27.52 53 275 80.73 11 8
5 Toronto Toros* 78 43 33 2 88 .564 349 304 0.54 -0.04 8.37 57 285 20.00 50 233 78.54 7 9
6 Minnesota Fighting Saints* 78 42 33 3 87 .558 308 279 0.35 -0.03 7.53 53 228 23.25 47 256 81.64 15 9
7 Phoenix Roadrunners* 78 39 31 8 86 .551 300 265 0.42 -0.03 7.24 50 304 16.45 76 315 75.87 7 6
8 Winnipeg Jets 78 38 35 5 81 .519 322 293 0.35 -0.03 7.88 74 362 20.44 37 221 83.26 11 16
9 Edmonton Oilers 78 36 38 4 76 .487 279 279 0.00 0.00 7.15 40 262 15.27 52 236 77.97 10 4
10 Vancouver Blazers 78 37 39 2 76 .487 256 270 -0.17 0.01 6.74 59 271 21.77 62 267 76.78 8 7
11 Cleveland Crusaders* 78 35 40 3 73 .468 236 258 -0.26 0.02 6.33 38 226 16.81 61 275 77.82 4 6
12 Chicago Cougars 78 30 47 1 61 .391 261 312 -0.61 0.05 7.35 46 237 19.41 58 282 79.43 6 11
13 Michigan Stags/Baltimore Blades 78 21 53 4 46 .295 205 341 -1.62 0.13 7.00 52 279 18.64 50 278 82.01 4 12
14 Indianapolis Racers 78 18 57 3 39 .250 216 338 -1.45 0.11 7.10 45 290 15.52 55 256 78.52 4 14
League Average 78 37 37 3 78 .500 288 288 0.00 0.00 7.38 53 266 20.00 53 266 79.96 9 9

WHA All-Star Team

1st Team
G: Ron Grahame
D: Kevin Morrison
D: J.C. Tremblay
C: Andre Lacroix
LW: Bobby Hull*
RW: Gordie Howe*
2nd Team
G: Gerry Cheevers*
D: Barry Long
D: Poul Popiel
C: Serge Bernier
LW: Marc Tardif
RW: Anders Hedberg