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Clark Gillies

Position: LW ▪ Shoots: Left
Height: 6-3 (190 cm)

Born: April 7, 1954 in Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan
Draft: NY Islanders, 1st round (4th overall), 1974 NHL Amateur
Hall of Fame: Inducted as Player in 2002 (Full List)

Other SR Links: Minors at Baseball-Reference.com


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Fine Details ▪ Last updated May 27, 2015 3:25 AM

NHL Standard

Scoring Stats Goals Assists Ice Time
Season Age Tm Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TOI ATOI Awards
1974-75 20 NYI NHL 80 25 22 47 -4 66 17 8 0 4 20 2 0 165 15.2
1975-76 21 NYI NHL 80 34 27 61 20 96 19 15 0 6 16 11 0 210 16.2
1976-77 22 NYI NHL 70 33 22 55 18 93 21 12 0 5 14 8 0 215 15.3 AS-5
1977-78 23 NYI NHL 80 35 50 85 49 76 26 9 0 2 33 17 0 277 12.6 AS-1,Hart-10
1978-79 24 NYI NHL 75 35 56 91 57 68 24 11 0 5 38 18 0 210 16.7 AS-1,Selke-6
1979-80 25 NYI NHL 73 19 35 54 29 49 12 7 0 5 23 12 0 175 10.9 AS-12
1980-81 26 NYI NHL 80 33 45 78 26 99 24 9 0 3 28 17 0 188 17.6 AS-6
1981-82 27 NYI NHL 79 38 39 77 39 75 30 8 0 5 33 6 0 200 19.0 AS-22,AS-5
1982-83 28 NYI NHL 70 21 20 41 9 76 17 4 0 2 13 7 0 145 14.5
1983-84 29 NYI NHL 76 12 16 28 5 65 9 3 0 2 15 1 0 138 8.7 Selke-16
1984-85 30 NYI NHL 54 15 17 32 0 73 10 5 0 2 14 3 0 125 12.0
1985-86 31 NYI NHL 55 4 10 14 -8 55 3 1 0 0 9 1 0 74 5.4
1986-87 32 BUF NHL 61 10 17 27 0 81 9 1 0 2 16 1 0 106 9.4
1987-88 33 BUF NHL 25 5 2 7 1 51 5 0 0 1 2 0 0 23 21.7
12 yrs NYI NHL 872 304 359 663 240 891 212 92 0 41 256 103 0 2122 14.3
2 yrs BUF NHL 86 15 19 34 1 132 14 1 0 3 18 1 0 129 11.6
Career NHL 958 319 378 697 241 1023 226 93 0 44 274 104 0 2251 14.2

NHL 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
1974-75 20 NYI NHL 80 20 0.31 0.28 0.59 0.25 0.83 2.06 21 19 40 17 71 21 55 1 -4 2.3 1.0 3.3
1975-76 21 NYI NHL 80 26 0.43 0.34 0.76 0.32 1.20 2.63 29 24 53 22 113 57 36 0 20 4.1 1.7 5.8
1976-77 22 NYI NHL 70 24 0.47 0.31 0.79 0.34 1.33 3.07 29 20 49 21 81 25 39 1 18 4.3 1.4 5.7 AS-5
1977-78 23 NYI NHL 80 32 0.44 0.63 1.06 0.41 0.95 3.46 31 45 76 29 146 54 43 0 49 6.5 2.2 8.7 AS-1,Hart-10
1978-79 24 NYI NHL 75 34 0.47 0.75 1.21 0.45 0.91 2.80 29 47 76 29 148 57 34 0 57 6.6 2.2 8.8 AS-1,Selke-6
1979-80 25 NYI NHL 73 20 0.26 0.48 0.74 0.27 0.67 2.40 16 30 46 17 101 33 39 0 29 2.7 1.7 4.4 AS-12
1980-81 26 NYI NHL 80 31 0.41 0.56 0.98 0.38 1.24 2.35 25 35 60 23 129 47 56 0 26 4.7 1.5 6.2 AS-6
1981-82 27 NYI NHL 79 31 0.48 0.49 0.97 0.39 0.95 2.53 28 28 56 23 123 33 51 0 39 4.5 1.6 6.1 AS-22,AS-5
1982-83 28 NYI NHL 70 17 0.30 0.29 0.59 0.24 1.09 2.07 17 16 33 14 70 22 39 0 9 1.6 1.2 2.8
1983-84 29 NYI NHL 76 11 0.16 0.21 0.37 0.15 0.86 1.82 9 13 22 8 71 14 52 0 5 -0.1 0.7 0.6 Selke-16
1984-85 30 NYI NHL 54 13 0.28 0.31 0.59 0.24 1.35 2.31 12 13 25 10 54 14 40 0 0 1.2 0.5 1.7
1985-86 31 NYI NHL 55 5 0.07 0.18 0.25 0.09 1.00 1.35 3 8 11 4 26 3 31 0 -8 -0.9 0.4 -0.6
1986-87 32 BUF NHL 61 10 0.16 0.28 0.44 0.17 1.33 1.74 8 14 22 8 42 5 37 0 0 0.4 0.8 1.1
1987-88 33 BUF NHL 25 3 0.20 0.08 0.28 0.13 2.04 0.92 4 2 6 3 12 0 11 0 1 -0.1 0.3 0.3
12 yrs NYI NHL 872 263 0.35 0.41 0.76 0.30 1.02 2.43 249 298 547 217 1133 380 515 2 240 37.4 16.1 53.5
2 yrs BUF NHL 86 13 0.17 0.22 0.40 0.16 1.53 1.50 12 16 28 11 54 5 48 0 1 0.3 1.1 1.4
Career NHL 958 277 0.33 0.39 0.73 0.29 1.07 2.35 261 314 575 228 1187 385 563 2 241 37.8 17.1 54.9

NHL Playoffs

Scoring Stats Goals Ice Time
Season Age Tm Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TOI ATOI
1974-75 20 NYI NHL 17 4 2 6 36 4 0 0 2
1975-76 21 NYI NHL 13 2 4 6 16 2 0 0 1
1976-77 22 NYI NHL 12 4 4 8 15 4 0 0 4
1977-78 23 NYI NHL 7 2 0 2 15 1 1 0 0
1978-79 24 NYI NHL 10 1 2 3 11 1 0 0 0
1979-80 25 NYI NHL SC 21 6 10 16 63 5 1 0 2
1980-81 26 NYI NHL SC 18 6 9 15 28 3 3 0 0
1981-82 27 NYI NHL SC 19 8 6 14 34 4 4 0 3
1982-83 28 NYI NHL SC 8 0 2 2 10 0 0 0 0
1983-84 29 NYI NHL 21 12 7 19 2 19 9 3 0 0 41 29.3
1984-85 30 NYI NHL 10 1 0 1 0 9 1 0 0 0 13 7.7
1985-86 31 NYI NHL 3 1 0 1 -2 6 1 0 0 0 7 14.3
1987-88 33 BUF NHL 5 0 1 1 -3 25 0 0 0 0 5 0.0
Career NHL 4 164 47 47 94 -3 287 35 12 0 12 66 21.2

NHL Playoff Overtime Goals

Date Location Team Final Score Opponent OTs OT Time Elapsed
1980-04-16 BOS NYI 2-1 BOS 1 1:02

Other Standard

Scoring Stats Goals Ice Time
Season Age Team Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TOI ATOI Awards
1971-72 17 Regina Pats WCJHL 68 31 48 79 199
1972-73 18 Regina Pats WCJHL 68 40 52 92 192
1973-74 19 Regina Pats WCJHL 65 46 66 112 179
1978-79 24 NHL All-Stars Ch-Cup 3 1 2 3 2
1981-82 27 Canada Can-Cup 7 2 5 7 8
Career 1 Season Can-Cup 7 2 5 7 8
Career 1 Season Ch-Cup 3 1 2 3 2
Career 3 Seasons WCJHL 201 117 166 283 570

Other Playoffs

Scoring Stats Goals Ice Time
Season Age Team Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TOI ATOI
1971-72 17 Regina Pats WCJHL 15 5 10 15 49
1972-73 18 Regina Pats WCJHL 4 0 3 3 34
1973-74 19 Regina Pats WCJHL 16 9 8 17 32
1973-74 19 Regina Pats M-Cup 3 1 3 4 19
Career 1 Season M-Cup 3 1 3 4 19
Career 3 Seasons WCJHL 35 14 21 35 115

Similarity Scores

Explanation ▪ Players with careers of similar quality and shape (thru 2012-13)
Thru 14 Years Adjusted Point Shares (Best to Worst)
Player 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14
Clark Gillies 8.8 8.7 6.2 6.1 5.8 5.7 4.4 3.3 2.8 1.7 1.1 0.6 0.3 -0.6
Jim Pappin 91.1 9.2 7.4 6.6 6.0 6.0 4.9 4.2 2.9 2.2 1.6 1.4 0.8 0.6 0.1
Jimmy Ward 90.7 7.3 5.8 4.8 4.2 3.9 3.7 3.5 2.9 2.2 1.9 1.8 -0.3
Joe Murphy 90.1 7.3 6.5 6.3 5.1 4.9 4.2 4.1 2.8 2.6 1.3 1.1 0.7 0.0 -0.2
Reg Noble 89.7 7.0 4.8 3.8 3.1 3.1 3.0 2.8 2.7 2.5 2.1 1.2 0.3 0.2 -0.4
Doug Bentley 89.6 7.0 6.3 6.3 5.2 5.0 4.9 4.1 2.4 2.3 2.0 2.0 1.0 0.4
Ray Whitney 89.1 8.7 8.3 7.0 6.7 6.2 5.1 4.7 3.1 2.8 2.6 2.2 0.2 0.1 -0.3
Frank Nighbor 88.9 5.2 4.7 3.7 3.7 3.3 3.1 2.4 2.2 1.9 1.5 1.0 0.1 -1.0
J.P. Dumont 88.7 8.4 6.9 6.2 5.9 5.8 5.2 5.2 4.4 3.0 2.2 1.9 1.6
Ken Randall 88.7 6.4 4.4 3.8 3.5 3.3 2.9 2.5 2.0 1.0 0.1
Woody Dumart 88.3 6.4 6.2 5.4 4.5 4.3 4.2 4.0 3.7 3.7 3.1 1.8 1.1 0.6 0.0
Career Adjusted Point Shares (Best to Worst)
Player 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16
Clark Gillies 8.8 8.7 6.2 6.1 5.8 5.7 4.4 3.3 2.8 1.7 1.1 0.6 0.3 -0.6
Jim Pappin 91.1 9.2 7.4 6.6 6.0 6.0 4.9 4.2 2.9 2.2 1.6 1.4 0.8 0.6 0.1
Jimmy Ward 90.7 7.3 5.8 4.8 4.2 3.9 3.7 3.5 2.9 2.2 1.9 1.8 -0.3
Joe Murphy 90.0 7.3 6.5 6.3 5.1 4.9 4.2 4.1 2.8 2.6 1.3 1.1 0.7 0.2 0.0 -0.2
Doug Bentley 89.6 7.0 6.3 6.3 5.2 5.0 4.9 4.1 2.4 2.3 2.0 2.0 1.0 0.4
Frank Nighbor 88.9 5.2 4.7 3.7 3.7 3.3 3.1 2.4 2.2 1.9 1.5 1.0 0.1 -1.0
J.P. Dumont 88.7 8.4 6.9 6.2 5.9 5.8 5.2 5.2 4.4 3.0 2.2 1.9 1.6
Ken Randall 88.7 6.4 4.4 3.8 3.5 3.3 2.9 2.5 2.0 1.0 0.1
Reg Noble 88.4 7.0 4.8 3.8 3.1 3.1 3.0 2.8 2.7 2.5 2.1 1.2 0.3 0.2 -0.2 -0.4 -0.9
Dmitri Khristich 87.9 8.8 8.6 7.0 6.4 5.8 5.7 5.1 3.4 3.1 2.4 2.2 1.8
Esa Tikkanen 87.6 7.1 6.3 6.1 5.2 5.2 4.5 3.5 3.3 1.7 1.7 1.5 0.9 0.2 -0.5

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Transactions

Transaction information may be incomplete.

October 6, 1986: Claimed by Buffalo from NY Islanders in Waiver Draft, October 6, 1986.

November 7, 1987: Suffered eventual career-ending knee injury in game vs. Edmonton, November 7, 1987.

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