1968-69 Boston Bruins Roster and Statistics

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Record: 42-18-16 (100 points), Finished 2nd in NHL East Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Harry Sinden (42-18-16)

Goals For: 303 (1st of 12), Goals Against: 221 (5th of 12)
SRS: 1.06 (1st of 12), SOS: -0.02 (9th of 12)

Playoffs:
Lost Semi-Finals (4-2) versus Montreal Canadiens
Won Quarter-Finals (4-0) versus Toronto Maple Leafs

Game Results

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Team Statistics

Team GP W L T PTS PTS% GF GA SRS SOS TG/G PP PPO PP% PPA PPOA PK% SH SHA S S% SA SV% PDO
Boston Bruins 76 42 18 16 100 .658 303 221 1.06 -0.02 6.89 60 266 22.56 54 351 84.62 13 4 2590 11.7
League Average 76 32 32 13 76 .500 227 227 0.00 0.00 5.96 46 263 17.40 46 263 82.60 6 6 2443 9.3

Roster

Age is on February 1 of given season
No. Player Pos Age Ht Wt S/C Exp Birth Date Summary
Steve Atkinson RW 20 5-11 170 R/- R October 16, 1948 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
26 Don Awrey D 25 6-0 175 L/- 5 July 18, 1943 0 G, 13 A, 13 P
14 Garnet Bailey LW 20 5-11 192 L/- R June 13, 1948 3 G, 3 A, 6 P
9 John Bucyk LW 33 6-0 215 L/- 13 May 12, 1935 24 G, 42 A, 66 P
12 Wayne Cashman LW 23 6-1 208 R/- 2 June 24, 1945 8 G, 23 A, 31 P
30 Gerry Cheevers G 28 5-11 185 -/L 4 December 7, 1940 28-12-12, 2.80 GAA
25 Gary Doak D 22 5-11 175 R/- 3 February 26, 1946 3 G, 3 A, 6 P
22 Grant Erickson LW 21 5-9 165 -/- R April 28, 1947 1 G, 0 A, 1 P
7 Phil Esposito C 26 6-1 205 L/- 5 February 20, 1942 49 G, 77 A, 126 P
27 Jean Gauthier D 31 6-1 190 R/- 7 April 29, 1937 0 G, 2 A, 2 P
24 Barry Gibbs D 20 5-11 195 R/- 1 September 28, 1948 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
6 Ted Green D 28 5-10 200 R/- 8 March 23, 1940 8 G, 38 A, 46 P
21 Jim Harrison C 21 5-11 185 R/- R July 9, 1947 1 G, 2 A, 3 P
8 Ken Hodge RW 24 6-2 210 R/- 4 June 25, 1944 45 G, 45 A, 90 P
27 Paul Hurley D 22 5-11 185 R/- R July 12, 1946 0 G, 1 A, 1 P
1 Eddie Johnston G 33 6-0 190 -/L 6 November 24, 1935 14-6-4, 3.08 GAA
1 Joe Junkin G 22 5-11 180 -/L R September 8, 1946 0-0-0, 0.00 GAA
24 Bobby Leiter C 27 5-9 175 L/- 4 March 22, 1941 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
22 Bill Lesuk LW 22 5-9 187 L/- R November 1, 1946 0 G, 1 A, 1 P
29 Ross Lonsberry LW 21 5-11 195 L/- 2 February 7, 1947 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
22 Jim Lorentz C 21 6-0 190 L/- R May 1, 1947 1 G, 3 A, 4 P
21 Don Marcotte LW 21 5-11 183 L/- 1 April 15, 1947 1 G, 0 A, 1 P
19 John McKenzie RW 31 5-9 175 R/- 8 December 12, 1937 29 G, 27 A, 56 P
28 Ron Murphy LW 35 5-11 185 L/- 16 April 10, 1933 16 G, 38 A, 54 P
4 Bobby Orr D 20 6-0 197 L/- 2 March 20, 1948 21 G, 43 A, 64 P
16 Derek Sanderson C 22 6-0 185 L/- 3 June 16, 1946 26 G, 22 A, 48 P
14 Glen Sather LW 25 5-11 180 L/- 2 September 2, 1943 4 G, 11 A, 15 P
23 Eddie Shack RW 31 6-1 200 L/- 10 February 11, 1937 11 G, 11 A, 22 P
20 Dallas Smith D 27 5-11 180 L/- 6 October 10, 1941 4 G, 24 A, 28 P
10 Rick Smith D 20 5-11 190 L/- R June 29, 1948 0 G, 5 A, 5 P
17 Fred Stanfield C 24 5-10 185 L/- 4 May 4, 1944 25 G, 29 A, 54 P
21-22 Tom Webster RW 20 5-10 170 R/- R October 4, 1948 0 G, 2 A, 2 P
18 Ed Westfall RW 28 6-1 197 R/- 7 September 19, 1940 18 G, 24 A, 42 P
27 Barry Wilkins D 21 6-0 190 L/- 1 February 28, 1947 1 G, 0 A, 1 P
11 Tommy Williams RW 28 5-11 180 R/- 7 April 17, 1940 4 G, 7 A, 11 P

Scoring Regular Season

Scoring Goals Assists Ice Time Point Shares
Rk Player Pos Age GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TOI ATOI OPS DPS PS
1 Phil Esposito C 26 74 49 77 126 56 79 37 10 2 9 46 29 2 351 14.0 12.7 2.4 15.1
2 Ken Hodge RW 24 75 45 45 90 49 75 35 9 1 7 38 5 2 236 19.1 9.0 2.1 11.1
3 John Bucyk LW 33 70 24 42 66 -3 18 13 11 0 3 28 14 0 192 12.5 5.1 0.3 5.4
4 Bobby Orr D 20 67 21 43 64 65 133 17 4 0 2 27 14 2 285 7.4 6.5 6.5 13.0
5 John McKenzie RW 31 60 29 27 56 13 99 20 8 1 7 17 10 0 123 23.6 5.1 0.8 5.9
6 Fred Stanfield C 24 71 25 29 54 -4 22 19 6 0 1 23 6 0 199 12.6 4.0 0.3 4.3
7 Ron Murphy LW 35 60 16 38 54 23 26 11 5 0 0 33 5 0 113 14.2 3.7 1.1 4.8
8 Derek Sanderson C 22 61 26 22 48 35 146 22 1 3 3 20 2 0 194 13.4 4.0 1.6 5.6
9 Ted Green D 28 65 8 38 46 9 99 5 3 0 0 25 12 1 131 6.1 3.7 2.6 6.3
10 Ed Westfall RW 28 70 18 24 42 20 22 13 1 4 4 22 1 1 139 12.9 2.3 1.1 3.4
11 Wayne Cashman LW 23 51 8 23 31 19 49 7 1 0 1 19 4 0 66 12.1 1.2 1.0 2.2
12 Dallas Smith D 27 75 4 24 28 44 74 3 0 1 0 23 1 0 131 3.1 1.5 5.3 6.7
13 Eddie Shack RW 31 50 11 11 22 2 74 10 1 0 3 11 0 0 125 8.8 0.7 0.4 1.1
14 Glen Sather LW 25 76 4 11 15 4 67 3 0 1 1 10 0 1 51 7.8 -1.8 0.6 -1.2
15 Don Awrey D 25 73 0 13 13 25 149 0 0 0 0 11 1 1 72 0.0 -0.3 3.9 3.7
16 Tommy Williams RW 28 26 4 7 11 6 19 4 0 0 0 6 1 0 48 8.3 0.2 0.4 0.5
17 Garnet Bailey LW 20 8 3 3 6 5 10 3 0 0 0 3 0 0 13 23.1 0.5 0.2 0.7
18 Gary Doak D 22 22 3 3 6 11 37 3 0 0 0 3 0 0 22 13.6 0.4 1.4 1.8
19 Rick Smith D 20 48 0 5 5 14 29 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 28 0.0 -0.5 2.4 1.9
20 Jim Lorentz C 21 11 1 3 4 -3 6 1 0 0 1 3 0 0 16 6.3 0.0 0.0 -0.1
21 Jim Harrison C 21 16 1 2 3 -5 21 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 12 8.3 -0.4 -0.1 -0.4
22 Jean Gauthier D 31 11 0 2 2 -2 8 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 10 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.2
23 Tom Webster RW 20 9 0 2 2 -1 9 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 9 0.0 -0.2 0.0 -0.2
24 Grant Erickson LW 21 2 1 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 50.0 0.1 0.1 0.2
25 Don Marcotte LW 21 7 1 0 1 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 14.3 -0.1 0.0 -0.1
26 Barry Wilkins D 21 1 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 100.0 0.2 0.1 0.3
27 Paul Hurley D 22 1 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 5 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.2
28 Eddie Johnston G 33 24 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 3.6
29 Bill Lesuk LW 22 5 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 0.0 -0.1 0.1 0.0
30 Steve Atkinson RW 20 1 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 -0.1
31 Gerry Cheevers G 28 52 0 0 0 0 14 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 9.3
32 Barry Gibbs D 20 8 0 0 0 -3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 -0.2 0.0 -0.1
33 Joe Junkin G 22 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.1
34 Bobby Leiter C 27 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0
35 Ross Lonsberry LW 21 6 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 -0.3 0.0 -0.2
Team Total 76 303 497 800 384 1291 230 60 13 42 379 107 10 2590 11.7 56.9 34.8 104.7

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 Gerry Cheevers G 28 52 28 12 12 145 2.80 3 3112 9.3
2 Eddie Johnston G 33 24 14 6 4 74 3.08 2 1440 3.6
3 Joe Junkin G 22 1 0 0 0 0 0.00 0 8 0.1
Team Total 76 42 18 16 219 2.88 5 4560 13.0

Scoring Playoffs

Scoring Goals Assists Ice Time
Rk Player Pos Age GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TOI ATOI
1 Phil Esposito C 26 10 8 10 18 8 3 5 0 2
2 Ken Hodge RW 24 10 5 7 12 4 3 2 0 0
3 John Bucyk LW 33 10 5 6 11 0 3 2 0 1
4 Derek Sanderson C 22 9 8 2 10 36 5 0 3 2
5 Ed Westfall RW 28 10 3 7 10 11 1 0 2 0
6 Ted Green D 28 10 2 7 9 18 2 0 0 0
7 Ron Murphy LW 35 10 4 4 8 12 4 0 0 0
8 Bobby Orr D 20 10 1 7 8 10 1 0 0 1
9 John McKenzie RW 31 10 2 2 4 17 1 1 0 0
10 Fred Stanfield C 24 10 2 2 4 0 1 1 0 0
11 Dallas Smith D 27 10 0 3 3 16 0 0 0 0
12 Eddie Shack RW 31 9 0 2 2 23 0 0 0 0
13 Don Awrey D 25 10 0 1 1 28 0 0 0 0
14 Wayne Cashman LW 23 6 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
15 Garnet Bailey LW 20 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
16 Gerry Cheevers G 28 9 0 0 0 17 0 0 0 0
17 Eddie Johnston G 33 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
18 Bill Lesuk LW 22 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
19 Glen Sather LW 25 10 0 0 0 18 0 0 0 0
20 Rick Smith D 20 9 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 0
21 Tom Webster RW 20 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Team Total 10 40 61 101 226 24 11 5 6

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 Gerry Cheevers G 28 9 6 3 16 1.68 3 572
2 Eddie Johnston G 33 1 0 1 4 3.69 0 65
Team Total 10 6 4 20 1.88 3 637