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Dave Forbes

Position: LW ▪ Shoots: Left
Height: 5-10 (178 cm)
Weight: 180 lbs. (82 kg)

Born: November 16, 1948 in Montreal, Quebec
Amateur Teams: American International

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 25 BOS NHL 63 10 16 26 9 41 10 0 0 1 16 0 0 64 15.6
1974-75 26 BOS NHL 69 18 12 30 22 80 18 0 0 2 12 0 0 89 20.2
1975-76 27 BOS NHL 79 16 13 29 15 52 12 0 4 1 12 1 0 165 9.7
1976-77 28 BOS NHL 73 9 11 20 13 47 7 0 2 1 8 0 3 56 16.1
1977-78 29 WSH NHL 77 11 11 22 -34 119 11 0 0 0 11 0 0 143 7.7
1978-79 30 WSH NHL 2 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 0.0
1978-79 30 CNS WHA 73 6 5 11 -21 83 4 0 2 51 11.8
4 yrs BOS NHL 284 53 52 105 59 220 47 0 6 5 48 1 3 374 14.2
2 yrs WSH NHL 79 11 12 23 -34 121 11 0 0 0 12 0 0 145 7.6
1 yr CNS WHA 73 6 5 11 -21 83 4 0 2 51 11.8
Career NHL 363 64 64 128 25 341 58 0 6 5 60 1 3 519 12.3
Career WHA 73 6 5 11 -21 83 4 0 2 51 11.8

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 25 BOS NHL 63 10 0.16 0.25 0.41 0.16 0.65 1.02 9 15 24 9 34 0 25 0 9 0.4 0.6 1.0
1974-75 26 BOS NHL 69 13 0.26 0.17 0.43 0.19 1.16 1.29 15 10 25 11 51 1 31 3 22 0.9 1.3 2.3
1975-76 27 BOS NHL 79 13 0.20 0.16 0.37 0.16 0.66 2.09 14 11 25 11 48 1 49 17 15 0.3 1.4 1.6
1976-77 28 BOS NHL 73 8 0.12 0.15 0.27 0.11 0.64 0.77 8 10 18 7 30 0 48 31 13 -0.6 1.1 0.5
1977-78 29 WSH NHL 77 9 0.14 0.14 0.29 0.12 1.55 1.86 10 10 20 8 40 1 97 24 -34 -0.4 0.3 -0.1
1978-79 30 WSH NHL 2 0 0.00 0.50 0.50 0.14 1.00 1.00 0 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1978-79 30 CNS WHA 73 5 0.08 0.07 0.15 0.06 1.14 0.70 -21
4 yrs BOS NHL 284 44 0.19 0.18 0.37 0.15 0.77 1.32 46 46 92 38 163 2 153 51 59 1.0 4.4 5.4
2 yrs WSH NHL 79 10 0.14 0.15 0.29 0.12 1.53 1.84 10 11 21 8 41 1 98 24 -34 -0.4 0.3 0.0
1 yr CNS WHA 73 5 0.08 0.07 0.15 0.06 1.14 0.70 -21
Career NHL 363 53 0.18 0.18 0.35 0.15 0.94 1.43 56 57 113 46 204 3 251 75 25 0.6 4.7 5.3
Career WHA 73 5 0.08 0.07 0.15 0.06 1.14 0.70 -21

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 25 BOS NHL 16 0 2 2 6 0 0 0 0
1974-75 26 BOS NHL 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1975-76 27 BOS NHL 12 1 1 2 5 0 0 1 0
1976-77 28 BOS NHL 14 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0
1978-79 30 CNS WHA 3 0 1 1 -3 7 0
Career NHL 45 1 4 5 13 0 0 1 0
Career WHA 3 0 1 1 -3 7 0

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
1967-68 19 American International U. NCAA 5 13 10 23
1968-69 20 American International U. NCAA 21 32 25 57
1969-70 21 American International U. NCAA 17 27 15 42
1970-71 22 American International U. NCAA 21 30 22 52
1971-72 23 Oklahoma City Blazers CHL 42 8 11 19 83
1971-72 23 Boston Braves AHL 3 0 0 0 2
1971-72 23 Dayton Gems IHL 10 5 2 7 29
1972-73 24 Boston Braves AHL 27 10 11 21 32
1972-73 24 Dayton Gems IHL 49 20 29 49 194
1973-74 25 Boston Braves AHL 11 2 6 8 35
1979-80 31 Binghamton Dusters AHL 38 15 15 30 47
Career 4 Seasons AHL 79 27 32 59 116
Career 1 Season CHL 42 8 11 19 83
Career 2 Seasons IHL 59 25 31 56 223
Career 4 Seasons NCAA 64 102 72 174

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 23 Boston Braves AHL 7 1 0 1 0
1972-73 24 Boston Braves AHL 10 3 5 8 27
Career 2 Seasons AHL 17 4 5 9 27

Similarity Scores

Explanation ▪ Players with careers of similar quality and shape (thru 2014-15)
Thru 6 Years Adjusted Point Shares (Best to Worst)
Player 1 2 3 4 5 6
Dave Forbes 2.3 1.6 1.0 0.5 0.0 -0.1
Paul Andrea 86.7 2.2 1.8 0.8 0.1
Colton Sceviour 85.8 2.3 1.4 0.1 -0.1
Patrick Dwyer 85.6 1.7 1.1 0.8 0.6 0.0 -0.1
Riley Nash 85.0 2.5 1.9 0.5 0.1
Alyn McCauley 85.0 2.4 1.7 1.0 0.6 0.4 -0.1
Glen Murray 84.9 2.1 1.5 1.4 0.5 -0.1 -0.1
Stacy Roest 84.8 2.2 1.8 1.4 0.6 0.0
Jere Gillis 84.0 2.5 1.6 1.3 0.5 0.2 -0.2
Don Ashby 83.8 2.3 1.5 0.6 0.3 0.1 -0.1
Kent-Erik Andersson 83.8 2.5 1.8 0.8 0.6 0.4 0.0
Career Adjusted Point Shares (Best to Worst)
Player 1 2 3 4 5 6 7
Dave Forbes 2.3 1.6 1.0 0.5 0.0 -0.1
Paul Andrea 86.7 2.2 1.8 0.8 0.1
Colton Sceviour 85.8 2.3 1.4 0.1 -0.1
Riley Nash 85.0 2.5 1.9 0.5 0.1
Stacy Roest 84.8 2.2 1.8 1.4 0.6 0.0
Don Ashby 83.8 2.3 1.5 0.6 0.3 0.1 -0.1
Paul Byron 83.6 2.3 1.3 0.7 0.2 0.0
Sandy Moger 82.7 2.1 1.4 0.9 0.5 -0.1
Mikko Eloranta 81.7 2.6 1.5 1.1 0.2
Serge Aubin 81.5 2.1 1.7 1.3 0.4 0.3 0.0 -0.1
Mike Kaszycki 81.4 3.0 1.6 1.2 0.5 0.0

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Transactions

Transaction information may be incomplete.

September, 1973: Signed as a free agent by Boston, September 1973.

October 10, 1977: Claimed by Washington from Boston in Waiver Draft, October 10, 1977.

October 25, 1978: Signed as a free agent by Cincinnati (WHA) after clearing NHL waivers, October 25, 1978.

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