1978-79 Atlanta Flames Roster and Statistics

Franchise Index

Record: 41-31-8 (90 points), Finished 4th in NHL Patrick Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Fred Creighton (41-31-8)

Goals For: 327 (3rd of 17), Goals Against: 280 (9th of 17)
SRS: 0.67 (3rd of 17), SOS: 0.08 (4th of 17)

Playoffs:
Lost Preliminary Round (2-0) versus Toronto Maple Leafs

Game Results

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Team Statistics

Team AvAge GP W L T PTS PTS% GF GA SRS SOS TG/G PP PPO PP% PPA PPOA PK% SH SHA
Atlanta Flames 80 41 31 8 90 .563 327 280 0.67 0.08 7.59 54 226 23.89 56 290 80.69 6 5
League Average 80 33 33 13 80 .500 280 280 0.00 0.00 7.00 62 271 22.72 62 271 77.28 7 7

Roster

Age is on February 1 of given season
No. Player Pos Age Ht Wt S/C Exp Birth Date Summary
31 Yves Belanger G 26 5-11 170 -/L 4 September 30, 1952 1-2-0, 6.92 GAA
12 Ivan Boldirev C 29 6-0 190 L/- 8 August 15, 1949 6 G, 8 A, 14 P
30 Dan Bouchard G 28 6-0 190 -/L 6 December 12, 1950 32-21-7, 3.33 GAA
14 Gene Carr LW 27 5-11 185 L/- 7 September 17, 1951 3 G, 8 A, 11 P
16 Guy Chouinard C 22 5-11 182 R/- 4 October 20, 1956 50 G, 57 A, 107 P
10 Bill Clement C 28 6-1 194 L/- 7 December 20, 1950 12 G, 23 A, 35 P
2 Greg Fox D 25 6-2 190 L/- 1 August 12, 1953 0 G, 12 A, 12 P
21 John Gould LW 29 5-11 197 L/- 7 April 11, 1949 8 G, 7 A, 15 P
6 Ken Houston RW 25 6-2 210 R/- 3 September 15, 1953 21 G, 31 A, 52 P
19 Ed Kea D 31 6-3 200 L/- 5 January 19, 1948 6 G, 18 A, 24 P
7 Bobby Lalonde C 27 5-5 155 L/- 7 March 27, 1951 24 G, 32 A, 56 P
17 Don Laurence C 21 5-9 175 R/- R June 27, 1957 14 G, 20 A, 34 P
1 Reggie Lemelin G 24 5-11 170 -/L R November 19, 1954 8-8-1, 3.32 GAA
12 Tom Lysiak C 25 6-1 185 L/- 5 April 22, 1953 23 G, 35 A, 58 P
11 Bob MacMillan LW 26 5-11 185 L/- 4 December 3, 1952 37 G, 71 A, 108 P
5 Brad Marsh D 20 6-3 220 L/- R March 31, 1958 0 G, 19 A, 19 P
4 Richard Mulhern D 23 6-1 188 L/- 3 March 1, 1955 3 G, 12 A, 15 P
20 Bob Murdoch D 32 6-0 200 R/- 8 November 20, 1946 5 G, 11 A, 16 P
18 Gerry O'Flaherty LW 28 5-10 182 L/- 7 August 31, 1950 1 G, 0 A, 1 P
24 Harold Phillipoff LW 22 6-3 220 L/- 1 July 14, 1956 9 G, 17 A, 26 P
25 Willi Plett RW 23 6-3 205 R/- 3 June 7, 1955 23 G, 20 A, 43 P
9 Jean Pronovost RW 33 6-0 185 R/- 10 December 18, 1945 28 G, 39 A, 67 P
3 Pat Ribble D 24 6-4 210 L/- 3 April 26, 1954 5 G, 16 A, 21 P
18 Darcy Rota RW 25 5-11 180 L/- 5 February 16, 1953 9 G, 5 A, 14 P
2-3 Phil Russell D 26 6-2 205 L/- 6 July 21, 1952 1 G, 6 A, 7 P
15 Rod Seiling D 34 6-0 195 L/- 16 November 14, 1944 0 G, 4 A, 4 P
8 Dave Shand D 22 6-2 200 R/- 2 August 11, 1956 4 G, 22 A, 26 P
27 Eric Vail LW 25 6-1 220 L/- 5 September 16, 1953 35 G, 48 A, 83 P

Scoring Regular Season

Scoring Goals Assists Ice Time Point Shares
Rk Player Pos Age GP G A PTS GC +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TOI ATOI OPS DPS PS
1 Bob MacMillan LW 26 79 37 71 108 40 34 14 28 8 1 4 53 17 1 194 19.1 8.1 1.7 9.7
2 Guy Chouinard C 22 80 50 57 107 43 23 14 39 11 0 5 43 14 0 229 21.8 9.0 1.4 10.3
3 Eric Vail LW 25 80 35 48 83 32 25 53 29 5 1 5 36 12 0 203 17.2 5.9 1.4 7.3
4 Jean Pronovost RW 33 75 28 39 67 26 21 30 22 4 2 8 27 11 1 151 18.5 4.3 1.3 5.6
5 Tom Lysiak C 25 52 23 35 58 22 16 36 15 7 1 2 25 10 0 137 16.8 4.2 0.9 5.1
6 Bobby Lalonde C 27 78 24 32 56 22 -3 24 18 6 0 1 20 11 1 135 17.8 3.0 0.6 3.6
7 Ken Houston RW 25 80 21 31 52 20 4 135 19 2 0 2 27 3 1 140 15.0 2.4 0.8 3.2
8 Willi Plett RW 23 74 23 20 43 18 13 213 23 0 0 4 19 1 0 164 14.0 2.1 1.0 3.1
9 Bill Clement C 28 65 12 23 35 13 -5 14 12 0 0 1 20 2 1 86 14.0 1.0 0.4 1.4
10 Don Laurence C 21 59 14 20 34 13 8 6 12 2 0 3 18 2 0 113 12.4 1.3 0.7 2.1
11 Harold Phillipoff LW 22 51 9 17 26 10 5 113 9 0 0 2 17 0 0 66 13.6 0.6 0.6 1.2
12 Dave Shand D 22 79 4 22 26 8 23 64 3 0 1 0 22 0 0 81 4.9 0.6 4.4 5.1
13 Ed Kea D 31 53 6 18 24 8 -2 40 4 2 0 1 17 0 1 53 11.3 1.2 2.0 3.2
14 Pat Ribble D 24 66 5 16 21 7 18 69 5 0 0 0 16 0 0 70 7.1 0.6 3.6 4.2
15 Brad Marsh D 20 80 0 19 19 5 23 101 0 0 0 0 19 0 0 80 0.0 -0.3 4.5 4.2
16 Bob Murdoch D 32 35 5 11 16 6 2 24 3 2 0 0 9 2 0 53 9.4 0.9 1.5 2.4
17 John Gould LW 29 61 8 7 15 6 -4 18 8 0 0 3 4 3 0 67 11.9 -0.7 0.4 -0.3
18 Richard Mulhern D 23 37 3 12 15 5 6 22 3 0 0 0 11 1 0 58 5.2 0.6 1.8 2.4
19 Darcy Rota RW 25 13 9 5 14 6 3 21 9 0 0 0 4 1 0 27 33.3 1.3 0.2 1.5
20 Ivan Boldirev C 29 13 6 8 14 5 1 6 2 4 0 0 5 3 0 33 18.2 1.0 0.1 1.2
21 Greg Fox D 25 64 0 12 12 3 25 70 0 0 0 0 12 0 0 39 0.0 -0.5 4.0 3.5
22 Gene Carr LW 27 30 3 8 11 4 -4 6 3 0 0 0 6 2 0 35 8.6 -0.1 0.1 0.0
23 Phil Russell D 26 13 1 6 7 2 1 28 0 1 0 0 5 1 0 19 5.3 0.3 0.6 0.9
24 Rod Seiling D 34 36 0 4 4 1 8 12 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 28 0.0 -0.5 1.9 1.4
25 Dan Bouchard G 28 64 0 3 3 1 0 17 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 10.5
26 Gerry O'Flaherty LW 28 1 1 0 1 1 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 50.0 0.1 0.0 0.1
27 Yves Belanger G 26 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 -0.4
28 Reggie Lemelin G 24 18 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 2.9
Team Total 80 327 544 871 241 1156 267 54 6 41 2263 14.4 46.6 35.9 95.6

Goalies Regular Season

Goalie Stats
Rk Player Pos Age GP GS W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN QS QS% RBS GA%- GSAA GPS
1 Dan Bouchard G 28 64 32 21 7 201 3.33 3 3624 10.5
2 Reggie Lemelin G 24 18 8 8 1 55 3.32 0 994 2.9
3 Yves Belanger G 26 5 1 2 0 21 6.92 0 182 -0.4
Team Total 80 41 31 8 277 3.46 3 4800 13.0

Scoring Playoffs

Scoring Goals Assists Ice Time
Rk Player Pos Age GP G A PTS GC +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TOI ATOI
1 Guy Chouinard C 22 2 1 2 3 1 0 0 1 0 0
2 Jean Pronovost RW 33 2 2 0 2 1 0 1 1 0 0
3 Ivan Boldirev C 29 2 0 2 2 1 2 0 0 0 0
4 Bobby Lalonde C 27 2 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0
5 Willi Plett RW 23 2 1 0 1 1 29 1 0 0 0
6 Reggie Lemelin G 24 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
7 Bob MacMillan LW 26 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
8 Darcy Rota RW 25 2 0 1 1 0 26 0 0 0 0
9 Eric Vail LW 25 2 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0
10 Dan Bouchard G 28 2 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0
11 Gene Carr LW 27 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
12 Bill Clement C 28 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
13 John Gould LW 29 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 Ken Houston RW 25 1 0 0 0 0 16 0 0 0 0
15 Ed Kea D 31 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
16 Brad Marsh D 20 2 0 0 0 0 17 0 0 0 0
17 Bob Murdoch D 32 2 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0
18 Phil Russell D 26 2 0 0 0 0 9 0 0 0 0
19 Rod Seiling D 34 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
20 Dave Shand D 22 2 0 0 0 0 20 0 0 0 0
Team Total 2 5 8 13 129 2 3 0 0

Goalies Playoffs

Goalie Stats
Rk Player Pos Age GP GS W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN QS QS% RBS GA%- GSAA
1 Reggie Lemelin G 24 1 0 0 0 0.00 0 20
2 Dan Bouchard G 28 2 0 2 9 5.40 0 100
Team Total 2 0 2 9 4.50 0 120