Wayne Dillon

Position: C ▪ Shoots: Left
Height: 6-0 (183 cm)
Weight: 185 lbs. (84 kg)

Born: May 25, 1955 in Toronto, Ontario
Draft: NY Rangers, 1st round (12th overall), 1975 NHL Amateur
Amateur Teams: Toronto Marlboros
Relatives: Gary Dillon (brother)

NHL/WHA Regular Season

Scoring Goals Assists Shots Ice Time
Season Age Tm Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TOI ATOI Awards
1973-74 18 TRT WHA 71 30 35 65 13 24 6 0 5
1974-75 19 TRT WHA 77 29 66 95 17 22 23 6 0 250 11.6
1975-76 20 NYR NHL 79 21 24 45 -11 10 18 3 0 1 22 2 0 138 15.2
1976-77 21 NYR NHL 78 17 29 46 -14 33 16 1 0 1 25 4 0 158 10.8
1977-78 22 NYR NHL 59 5 13 18 -8 15 4 1 0 1 12 1 0 50 10.0
1978-79 23 BRB WHA 64 12 27 39 -3 43 8 4 0 80 15.0
1979-80 24 WIN NHL 13 0 0 0 -6 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0.0
3 yrs NYR NHL 216 43 66 109 -33 58 38 5 0 3 59 7 0 346 12.4
3 yrs TRT,BRB WHA 212 71 128 199 14 78 55 16 0 5 330 12.4
1 yr WIN NHL 13 0 0 0 -6 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0.0
Career NHL 229 43 66 109 -39 60 38 5 0 3 59 7 0 351 12.3
Career WHA 212 71 128 199 14 78 55 16 0 5 330 12.4

NHL/WHA Miscellaneous

Per Game Adjusted Plus/Minus Point Shares
Season Age Tm Lg GP GC G A PTS GC PIM S G A PTS GC TGF PGF TGA PGA +/- OPS DPS PS Awards
1973-74 18 TRT WHA 71 26 0.42 0.49 0.92 0.37 0.18
1974-75 19 TRT WHA 77 34 0.38 0.86 1.23 0.45 0.29 3.25 17
1975-76 20 NYR NHL 79 18 0.27 0.30 0.57 0.23 0.13 1.75 18 21 39 16 67 8 70 0 -11 1.9 0.9 2.8
1976-77 21 NYR NHL 78 17 0.22 0.37 0.59 0.22 0.42 2.03 15 26 41 15 58 7 65 0 -14 1.8 0.7 2.5
1977-78 22 NYR NHL 59 6 0.08 0.22 0.31 0.11 0.25 0.85 4 12 16 5 25 5 30 2 -8 -0.5 0.7 0.2
1978-79 23 BRB WHA 64 14 0.19 0.42 0.61 0.22 0.67 1.25 -3
1979-80 24 WIN NHL 13 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.15 0.38 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 -6 -0.5 0.1 -0.4
3 yrs NYR NHL 216 41 0.20 0.31 0.50 0.19 0.27 1.60 37 59 96 36 150 20 165 2 -33 3.2 2.3 5.5
3 yrs TRT,BRB WHA 212 75 0.33 0.60 0.94 0.35 0.37 2.34 14
1 yr WIN NHL 13 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.15 0.38 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 -6 -0.5 0.1 -0.4
Career NHL 229 41 0.19 0.29 0.48 0.18 0.26 1.53 37 59 96 36 150 20 171 2 -39 2.7 2.4 5.1
Career WHA 212 75 0.33 0.60 0.94 0.35 0.37 2.34 14

NHL/WHA Playoffs

Scoring Goals Shots Ice Time
Season Age Tm Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TOI ATOI
1973-74 18 TRT WHA 12 5 6 11 9 1
1974-75 19 TRT WHA 6 4 4 8 4 0
1977-78 22 NYR NHL 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
Career NHL 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
Career WHA 18 9 10 19 13 1

Other Regular Season

Scoring Goals Shots Ice Time
Season Age Team Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TOI ATOI Awards
1971-72 16 Toronto Marlboros OHA-Jr. 56 14 14 28 8
1972-73 17 Toronto Marlboros OHA-Jr. 59 47 60 107 25
1977-78 22 New Haven Nighthawks AHL 3 2 0 2 0
1979-80 24 Canada Nat-Tm 4 1 0 1 4
1981-82 26 Fredericton Express AHL 37 7 13 20 25
Career 2 Seasons AHL 40 9 13 22 25
Career 1 Season Nat-Tm 4 1 0 1 4
Career 2 Seasons OHA-Jr. 115 61 74 135 33

Other Playoffs

Scoring Goals Shots Ice Time
Season Age Team Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TOI ATOI
1971-72 16 Toronto Marlboros OHA-Jr. 10 0 1 1 0
1972-73 17 Toronto Marlboros OHA-Jr. 10 2 10 12 10
1972-73 17 Toronto Marlboros M-Cup 3 1 3 4 0
Career 1 Season M-Cup 3 1 3 4 0
Career 2 Seasons OHA-Jr. 20 2 11 13 10

Similarity Scores

Explanation ▪ Players with careers of similar quality and shape (thru 2014-15)
Thru 4 Years Adjusted Point Shares (Best to Worst)
Player 1 2 3 4
Wayne Dillon 2.8 2.5 0.2 -0.4
John Stewart 90.5 2.7 2.2 0.2 -0.2
Dan Fritsche 90.2 2.8 2.3 0.3 -0.2
Daniel Carcillo 89.7 2.9 2.5 0.4 -0.3
Rob Klinkhammer 89.5 2.3 1.6 0.0 -0.1
Kyle Brodziak 88.4 2.9 2.2 0.1 -0.3
Gus Marker 87.7 2.1 1.9 0.1 0.0
Marcus Nilson 86.7 2.8 2.4 0.2 0.2
Bobby Lalonde 86.6 3.0 2.5 -0.2 -0.4
Iain Duncan 86.3 3.0 2.3 0.2 -0.1
Scott Arniel 85.5 2.9 2.5 0.3 -0.1
Career Adjusted Point Shares (Best to Worst)
Player 1 2 3 4 5 6
Wayne Dillon 2.8 2.5 0.2 -0.4
Iain Duncan 86.3 3.0 2.3 0.2 -0.1
Rob Klinkhammer 83.4 2.3 1.6 0.2 0.0 -0.1
J.T. Miller 79.4 2.6 0.2 -0.2
Tanner Pearson 79.3 2.8 0.8
Luciano Borsato 74.7 2.6 1.9 0.1 -0.1 -0.2
Gene Ubriaco 74.7 2.9 2.6 -0.6
Rickard Rakell 74.4 3.2 -0.1 -0.2
Vincent Trocheck 73.6 2.5 0.4
Al Karlander 73.5 3.0 2.2 0.8 0.1
Rolf Edberg 73.2 3.6 2.5 0.5

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Transactions

Transaction information may be incomplete.

August, 1973: Signed as an underage free agent by Toronto (WHA), August 1973.

June 30, 1976: Transferred to Birmingham (WHA) after Toronto (WHA) franchise relocated, June 30, 1976.

July 25, 1979: Traded to Winnipeg by NY Rangers for future considerations, July 25, 1979.

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