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 AvAge GP W L T PTS PTS% GF GA SRS SOS TG/G PP PPO PP% PPA PPOA PK% SH SHA
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
League Average 76 31 32 13 76 .499 227 227 0.00 0.00 5.97 46 263 17.52 46 265 82.70 6 6

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 GC +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TOI ATOI OPS DPS PS
1 Phil Esposito C 26 74 49 77 126 48 56 79 37 10 2 9 46 29 2 351 14.0 0 0:00 12.7 2.4 15.1
2 Ken Hodge RW 24 75 45 45 90 37 49 75 35 9 1 7 38 5 2 236 19.1 0 0:00 9.0 2.1 11.1
3 John Bucyk LW 33 70 24 42 66 25 -3 18 13 11 0 3 28 14 0 192 12.5 0 0:00 5.1 0.3 5.4
4 Bobby Orr D 20 67 21 43 64 23 65 133 17 4 0 2 27 14 2 285 7.4 0 0:00 6.5 6.5 13.0
5 John McKenzie RW 31 60 29 27 56 23 13 99 20 8 1 7 17 10 0 123 23.6 0 0:00 5.1 0.8 5.9
6 Fred Stanfield C 24 71 25 29 54 22 -4 22 19 6 0 1 23 6 0 199 12.6 0 0:00 4.0 0.3 4.3
7 Ron Murphy LW 35 60 16 38 54 19 23 26 11 5 0 0 33 5 0 113 14.2 0 0:00 3.7 1.1 4.8
8 Derek Sanderson C 22 61 26 22 48 20 35 146 22 1 3 3 20 2 0 194 13.4 0 0:00 4.0 1.6 5.6
9 Ted Green D 28 65 8 38 46 15 9 99 5 3 0 0 25 12 1 131 6.1 0 0:00 3.7 2.6 6.3
10 Ed Westfall RW 28 70 18 24 42 16 20 22 13 1 4 4 22 1 1 139 12.9 0 0:00 2.3 1.1 3.4
11 Wayne Cashman LW 23 51 8 23 31 11 19 49 7 1 0 1 19 4 0 66 12.1 0 0:00 1.2 1.0 2.2
12 Dallas Smith D 27 75 4 24 28 9 44 74 3 0 1 0 23 1 0 131 3.1 0 0:00 1.5 5.3 6.7
13 Eddie Shack RW 31 50 11 11 22 9 2 74 10 1 0 3 11 0 0 125 8.8 0 0:00 0.7 0.4 1.1
14 Glen Sather LW 25 76 4 11 15 5 4 67 3 0 1 1 10 0 1 51 7.8 0 0:00 -1.8 0.6 -1.2
15 Don Awrey D 25 73 0 13 13 4 25 149 0 0 0 0 11 1 1 72 0.0 0 0:00 -0.3 3.9 3.7
16 Tommy Williams RW 28 26 4 7 11 4 6 19 4 0 0 0 6 1 0 48 8.3 0 0:00 0.2 0.4 0.5
17 Garnet Bailey LW 20 8 3 3 6 2 5 10 3 0 0 0 3 0 0 13 23.1 0 0:00 0.5 0.2 0.7
18 Gary Doak D 22 22 3 3 6 2 11 37 3 0 0 0 3 0 0 22 13.6 0 0:00 0.4 1.4 1.8
19 Rick Smith D 20 48 0 5 5 1 14 29 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 28 0.0 0 0:00 -0.5 2.4 1.9
20 Jim Lorentz C 21 11 1 3 4 1 -3 6 1 0 0 1 3 0 0 16 6.3 0 0:00 0.0 0.0 -0.1
21 Jim Harrison C 21 16 1 2 3 1 -5 21 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 12 8.3 0 0:00 -0.4 -0.1 -0.4
22 Jean Gauthier D 31 11 0 2 2 1 -2 8 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 10 0.0 0 0:00 0.0 0.2 0.2
23 Tom Webster RW 20 9 0 2 2 1 -1 9 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 9 0.0 0 0:00 -0.2 0.0 -0.2
24 Grant Erickson LW 21 2 1 0 1 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 50.0 0 0:00 0.1 0.1 0.2
25 Don Marcotte LW 21 7 1 0 1 1 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 14.3 0 0:00 -0.1 0.0 -0.1
26 Barry Wilkins D 21 1 1 0 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 100.0 0 0:00 0.2 0.1 0.3
27 Paul Hurley D 22 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 5 0.0 0 0:00 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 0 0:00 0.0 0.0 3.6
29 Bill Lesuk LW 22 5 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 0.0 0 0:00 -0.1 0.1 0.0
30 Steve Atkinson RW 20 1 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 0.0 0.0 -0.1
31 Gerry Cheevers G 28 52 0 0 0 0 0 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 0.0 0.0 9.3
32 Barry Gibbs D 20 8 0 0 0 0 -3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 0:00 -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 0:00 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 0:00 0.0 0.0 0.0
35 Ross Lonsberry LW 21 6 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 0 0:00 -0.3 0.0 -0.2
Team Total 76 303 497 800 384 1291 230 60 13 42 2590 11.7 56.9 34.8 104.7

Goalies Regular Season

Goalie Stats
Rk Player Pos Age GP W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN 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 GC +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TOI ATOI
1 Phil Esposito C 26 10 8 10 18 7 8 3 5 0 2
2 Ken Hodge RW 24 10 5 7 12 5 4 3 2 0 0
3 John Bucyk LW 33 10 5 6 11 4 0 3 2 0 1
4 Derek Sanderson C 22 9 8 2 10 5 36 5 0 3 2
5 Ed Westfall RW 28 10 3 7 10 4 11 1 0 2 0
6 Ted Green D 28 10 2 7 9 3 18 2 0 0 0
7 Ron Murphy LW 35 10 4 4 8 3 12 4 0 0 0
8 Bobby Orr D 20 10 1 7 8 2 10 1 0 0 1
9 John McKenzie RW 31 10 2 2 4 2 17 1 1 0 0
10 Fred Stanfield C 24 10 2 2 4 2 0 1 1 0 0
11 Dallas Smith D 27 10 0 3 3 1 16 0 0 0 0
12 Eddie Shack RW 31 9 0 2 2 1 23 0 0 0 0
13 Don Awrey D 25 10 0 1 1 0 28 0 0 0 0
14 Wayne Cashman LW 23 6 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
15 Garnet Bailey LW 20 1 0 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 0
19 Glen Sather LW 25 10 0 0 0 0 18 0 0 0 0
20 Rick Smith D 20 9 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 0
21 Tom Webster RW 20 1 0 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 W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN 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