1976 Standings
GP W L T PTS PTS% GF GA SRS SOS
Canadian Division
Winnipeg Jets* 81 52 27 2 106 .654 345 254 0.99 -0.13
Quebec Nordiques* 81 50 27 4 104 .642 371 316 0.59 -0.09
Calgary Cowboys* 80 41 35 4 86 .538 307 282 0.30 -0.02
Edmonton Oilers* 81 27 49 5 59 .364 268 345 -0.74 0.21
Toronto Toros 81 24 52 5 53 .327 335 398 -0.60 0.18
East Division
Indianapolis Racers* 80 35 39 6 76 .475 245 247 -0.11 -0.09
Cleveland Crusaders* 80 35 40 5 75 .469 273 279 -0.15 -0.08
New England Whalers* 80 33 40 7 73 .456 255 290 -0.46 -0.03
Cincinnati Stingers 80 35 44 1 71 .444 285 340 -0.69 -0.01
West Division
Houston Aeros* 80 53 27 0 106 .663 341 263 0.89 -0.09
Phoenix Roadrunners* 80 39 35 6 84 .525 302 287 0.19 0.00
San Diego Mariners* 80 36 38 6 78 .488 303 290 0.21 0.04
Minnesota Fighting Saints 59 30 25 4 64 .542 211 212 0.03 0.04
Denver Spurs/Ottawa Civics 41 14 26 1 29 .354 134 172 -0.81 0.12

League Playoff Series

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League Playoff Series Table
Avco Cup Final 4-0 Winnipeg Jets over Houston Aeros  View Matchup »
Game 1 May 20 Winnipeg Jets 4 Houston Aeros 3
Game 2 May 23 Winnipeg Jets 5 Houston Aeros 4
Game 3 May 25 Houston Aeros 3 Winnipeg Jets 6
Game 4 May 27 Houston Aeros 1 Winnipeg Jets 9
 
Semi-Finals 4-3 Houston Aeros over New England Whalers  View Matchup »
Game 1 May 5 New England Whalers 4 Houston Aeros 2
Game 2 May 7 New England Whalers 2 Houston Aeros 5
Game 3 May 9 Houston Aeros 1 New England Whalers 4
Game 4 May 11 Houston Aeros 4 New England Whalers 3
Game 5 May 13 New England Whalers 2 Houston Aeros 4
Game 6 May 15 Houston Aeros 1 New England Whalers 6
Game 7 May 16 New England Whalers 0 Houston Aeros 2
Semi-Finals 4-1 Winnipeg Jets over Calgary Cowboys  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 23 Calgary Cowboys 1 Winnipeg Jets 6
Game 2 April 25 Calgary Cowboys 2 Winnipeg Jets 3
Game 3 April 28 Winnipeg Jets 6 Calgary Cowboys 3
Game 4 April 30 Winnipeg Jets 3 Calgary Cowboys 7
Game 5 May 2 Calgary Cowboys 0 Winnipeg Jets 4
 
Quarter-Finals 4-2 Houston Aeros over San Diego Mariners  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 21 San Diego Mariners 6 Houston Aeros 8
Game 2 April 23 San Diego Mariners 1 Houston Aeros 3
Game 3 April 25 Houston Aeros 8 San Diego Mariners 4
Game 4 April 27 Houston Aeros 2 San Diego Mariners 3
Game 5 April 28 San Diego Mariners 3 Houston Aeros 2
Game 6 April 30 Houston Aeros 3 San Diego Mariners 2
Quarter-Finals 4-3 New England Whalers over Indianapolis Racers  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 16 New England Whalers 4 Indianapolis Racers 1
Game 2 April 17 New England Whalers 0 Indianapolis Racers 4
Game 3 April 21 Indianapolis Racers 0 New England Whalers 3
Game 4 April 23 Indianapolis Racers 1 New England Whalers 2
Game 5 April 24 New England Whalers 0 Indianapolis Racers 4
Game 6 April 27 Indianapolis Racers 5 New England Whalers 3
Game 7 April 29 New England Whalers 6 Indianapolis Racers 0
Quarter-Finals 4-1 Calgary Cowboys over Quebec Nordiques  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 10 Calgary Cowboys 3 Quebec Nordiques 1
Game 2 April 11 Calgary Cowboys 8 Quebec Nordiques 4
Game 3 April 14 Quebec Nordiques 2 Calgary Cowboys 3
Game 4 April 16 Quebec Nordiques 4 Calgary Cowboys 3
Game 5 April 18 Calgary Cowboys 6 Quebec Nordiques 4
Quarter-Finals 4-0 Winnipeg Jets over Edmonton Oilers  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 9 Edmonton Oilers 3 Winnipeg Jets 7
Game 2 April 11 Edmonton Oilers 4 Winnipeg Jets 5 (OT)
Game 3 April 14 Winnipeg Jets 3 Edmonton Oilers 2
Game 4 April 16 Winnipeg Jets 7 Edmonton Oilers 2
 
Preliminary Round 2-3 Phoenix Roadrunners tied with San Diego Mariners  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 9 San Diego Mariners 2 Phoenix Roadrunners 3 (OT)
Game 2 April 10 Phoenix Roadrunners 2 San Diego Mariners 4
Game 3 April 13 San Diego Mariners 4 Phoenix Roadrunners 6
Game 4 April 15 Phoenix Roadrunners 1 San Diego Mariners 5
Game 5 April 17 San Diego Mariners 2 Phoenix Roadrunners 1
Preliminary Round 3-0 New England Whalers over Cleveland Crusaders  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 9 Cleveland Crusaders 3 New England Whalers 5
Game 2 April 10 New England Whalers 6 Cleveland Crusaders 1
Game 3 April 11 New England Whalers 3 Cleveland Crusaders 2

Team Statistics

WHA All-Star 1st Team

G: Joe Daley

D: Paul Shmyr

D: J.C. Tremblay

C: Ulf Nilsson

LW: Marc Tardif

RW: Anders Hedberg