1977 WHA Playoffs Summary

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League Champion: Quebec Nordiques

WHA Playoff MVP: Serge Bernier (14 G, 22 A, 36 P)

Goals Leader: Serge Bernier (14) & Real Cloutier (14)
Assists Leader: Serge Bernier (22)
Points Leader: Serge Bernier (36)

League Playoff Series

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Avco Cup Final 4-3 Quebec Nordiques over Winnipeg Jets   View Matchup »
 
Division Finals 4-2 Winnipeg Jets over Houston Aeros   View Matchup »
Division Finals 4-1 Quebec Nordiques over Indianapolis Racers   View Matchup »
 
Division Semi-Finals 4-1 Houston Aeros over Edmonton Oilers   View Matchup »
Division Semi-Finals 4-3 Winnipeg Jets over San Diego Mariners   View Matchup »
Division Semi-Finals 4-0 Indianapolis Racers over Cincinnati Stingers   View Matchup »
Division Semi-Finals 4-1 Quebec Nordiques over New England Whalers   View Matchup »

Team Statistics

Rk Team GP W L T OW OL W-L% G GA DIFF
1 Quebec Nordiques 17 12 5 0 2 0 .706 79 56 23
2 Winnipeg Jets 20 11 9 0 1 0 .550 80 73 7
3 Houston Aeros 11 6 5 0 1 1 .545 43 40 3
4 Indianapolis Racers 9 5 4 0 0 1 .556 33 34 -1
5 San Diego Mariners 7 3 4 0 0 0 .429 19 28 -9
6 Edmonton Oilers 5 1 4 0 0 1 .200 16 20 -4
7 New England Whalers 5 1 4 0 0 1 .200 14 23 -9
8 Cincinnati Stingers 4 0 4 0 0 0 .000 9 19 -10
League Average 9.8 4.9 4.9 0.0 0.7 0.7 .500 36.6 36.6 0

Overtime Goals

Date Location Name Team Final Score Opponent OTs OT Time Elapsed
1977-04-15 TOR MacLeish, Rick PHI 4-3 TOR 1 2:55
1977-04-17 TOR Leach, Reggie PHI 6-5 TOR 1 19:10
1977-04-24 PHI Middleton, Rick BOS 4-3 PHI 1 2:57
1977-04-26 PHI O'Reilly, Terry BOS 5-4 PHI 2 30:07
1977-05-03 MTL Harris, Billy NYI 4-3 MTL 1 3:58
1977-05-14 BOS Lemaire, Jacques MTL 2-1 BOS 1 4:32

See All-time List of Playoff OT goals.

Playoff Leaders