1972-73 Boston Bruins Roster and Statistics

Franchise Index

Record: 51-22-5 (107 points), Finished 2nd in NHL East Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Tom Johnson (31-16-5), Bep Guidolin (20-6-0)

Goals For: 330 (1st of 16), Goals Against: 235 (6th of 16)
SRS: 1.14 (2nd of 16), SOS: -0.08 (15th of 16)

Playoffs:
Lost Quarter-Finals (4-1) versus New York Rangers

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 78 51 22 5 107 .686 330 235 1.14 -0.08 7.24 67 241 27.80 43 275 84.36 15 5
League Average 78 34 34 11 78 .500 256 256 0.00 0.00 6.55 49 261 18.71 49 261 81.29 6 6

Roster

Age is on February 1 of given season
No. Player Pos Age Ht Wt S/C Exp Birth Date Summary
31 John Adams G 26 6-0 200 -/L R July 27, 1946 9-3-1, 3.00 GAA
26 Don Awrey D 29 6-0 175 L/- 9 July 18, 1943 2 G, 17 A, 19 P
14 Garnet Bailey LW 24 5-11 192 L/- 4 June 13, 1948 8 G, 13 A, 21 P
6 Nick Beverley D 25 6-2 185 R/- 3 April 21, 1947 1 G, 10 A, 11 P
30 Ross Brooks G 35 5-8 173 -/L R October 17, 1937 11-1-3, 2.64 GAA
9 John Bucyk LW 37 6-0 215 L/- 17 May 12, 1935 40 G, 53 A, 93 P
12 Wayne Cashman LW 27 6-1 208 R/- 6 June 24, 1945 29 G, 39 A, 68 P
25 Gary Doak D 26 5-11 175 R/- 7 February 26, 1946 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
7 Phil Esposito C 30 6-1 205 L/- 9 February 20, 1942 55 G, 75 A, 130 P
8 Ken Hodge RW 28 6-2 210 R/- 8 June 25, 1944 37 G, 44 A, 81 P
1 Eddie Johnston G 37 6-0 190 -/L 10 November 24, 1935 24-17-1, 3.27 GAA
29 Ron Jones D 21 6-1 195 L/- 1 April 11, 1951 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
18 Rich LeDuc C 21 5-11 170 L/- R August 24, 1951 1 G, 1 A, 2 P
21 Don Marcotte LW 25 5-11 183 L/- 5 April 15, 1947 24 G, 31 A, 55 P
16 Fred O'Donnell RW 23 5-10 175 R/- R December 6, 1949 10 G, 4 A, 14 P
24 Terry O'Reilly RW 21 6-1 200 R/- 1 June 7, 1951 5 G, 22 A, 27 P
22 Chris Oddleifson C 22 6-2 185 R/- R September 7, 1950 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
4 Bobby Orr D 24 6-0 197 L/- 6 March 20, 1948 29 G, 72 A, 101 P
31 Jacques Plante G 44 6-0 175 -/L 17 January 17, 1929 7-1-0, 2.00 GAA
23 Matt Ravlich D 34 5-10 185 L/- 8 July 12, 1938 0 G, 1 A, 1 P
28 Doug Roberts RW 30 6-2 212 R/- 7 October 28, 1942 4 G, 7 A, 11 P
27 Derek Sanderson C 26 6-0 185 L/- 7 June 16, 1946 5 G, 10 A, 15 P
19 Gregg Sheppard C 23 5-8 170 L/- R April 23, 1949 24 G, 26 A, 50 P
20 Dallas Smith D 31 5-11 180 L/- 10 October 10, 1941 4 G, 27 A, 31 P
17 Fred Stanfield C 28 5-10 185 L/- 8 May 4, 1944 20 G, 58 A, 78 P
10 Carol Vadnais D 27 6-1 185 L/- 6 September 25, 1945 7 G, 24 A, 31 P
11 Mike Walton C 28 5-10 175 L/- 7 January 3, 1945 25 G, 22 A, 47 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 30 78 55 75 130 50 16 87 31 19 5 11 50 24 1 411 13.4 11.8 1.2 13.0
2 Bobby Orr D 24 63 29 72 101 35 56 99 21 7 1 3 40 28 4 282 10.3 9.5 6.1 15.6
3 John Bucyk LW 37 78 40 53 93 36 18 12 30 10 0 10 29 24 0 168 23.8 7.5 1.3 8.8
4 Ken Hodge RW 28 73 37 44 81 32 10 58 21 16 0 5 34 10 0 197 18.8 6.5 1.0 7.5
5 Fred Stanfield C 28 78 20 58 78 27 12 10 13 7 0 2 37 21 0 214 9.3 4.7 1.1 5.7
6 Wayne Cashman LW 27 76 29 39 68 26 5 100 23 6 0 3 35 4 0 169 17.2 4.7 0.8 5.5
7 Don Marcotte LW 25 78 24 31 55 21 32 49 21 1 2 3 27 0 4 175 13.7 3.1 1.7 4.8
8 Gregg Sheppard C 23 64 24 26 50 20 37 18 22 0 2 3 23 0 3 151 15.9 3.3 1.7 5.0
9 Mike Walton C 28 56 25 22 47 19 10 37 25 0 0 2 18 4 0 128 19.5 3.5 0.8 4.3
10 Carol Vadnais D 27 78 7 24 31 10 21 127 6 1 0 3 21 3 0 150 4.7 1.6 4.5 6.1
11 Dallas Smith D 31 78 4 27 31 9 38 72 4 0 0 0 21 2 4 130 3.1 1.4 5.6 7.0
12 Terry O'Reilly RW 21 72 5 22 27 9 27 109 5 0 0 1 22 0 0 80 6.3 -0.5 1.5 1.0
13 Garnet Bailey LW 24 57 8 13 21 8 7 89 5 0 3 1 12 0 1 76 10.5 -0.1 0.7 0.6
14 Don Awrey D 29 78 2 17 19 6 29 90 2 0 0 0 16 0 1 110 1.8 0.2 5.0 5.2
15 Derek Sanderson C 26 25 5 10 15 5 11 38 3 0 2 0 5 1 4 41 12.2 0.6 0.6 1.1
16 Fred O'Donnell RW 23 72 10 4 14 6 3 55 10 0 0 2 4 0 0 56 17.9 -1.2 0.7 -0.5
17 Doug Roberts RW 30 45 4 7 11 4 13 7 4 0 0 2 7 0 0 67 6.0 -0.7 0.8 0.1
18 Nick Beverley D 25 76 1 10 11 3 7 26 1 0 0 0 10 0 0 57 1.8 -0.5 3.5 3.1
19 Rich LeDuc C 21 5 1 1 2 1 -1 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 12 8.3 0.0 0.0 0.0
20 Jacques Plante G 44 8 0 2 2 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 2.2
21 Ross Brooks G 35 16 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 3.3
22 Eddie Johnston G 37 45 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 6.7
23 Matt Ravlich D 34 5 0 1 1 0 -5 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0.0 0.0 -0.1 -0.1
24 John Adams G 26 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 2.4
25 Gary Doak D 26 5 0 0 0 0 -1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 -0.1 0.1 0.0
26 Ron Jones D 21 7 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.1 0.3 0.2
27 Chris Oddleifson C 22 6 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 -0.3 0.0 -0.2
Team Total 78 330 560 890 345 1091 248 67 15 51 2677 12.3 54.9 38.9 108.4

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 Eddie Johnston G 37 45 24 17 1 137 3.27 5 2510 6.7
2 Ross Brooks G 35 16 11 1 3 40 2.64 1 910 3.3
3 John Adams G 26 14 9 3 1 39 3.00 1 780 2.4
4 Jacques Plante G 44 8 7 1 0 16 2.00 2 480 2.2
Team Total 78 51 22 5 232 2.97 9 4680 14.6

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 Gregg Sheppard C 23 5 2 1 3 1 0 1 0 1 1
2 Derek Sanderson C 26 5 1 2 3 1 13 1 0 0 0
3 John Bucyk LW 37 5 0 3 3 1 0 0 0 0 0
4 Doug Roberts RW 30 5 2 0 2 1 6 2 0 0 0
5 Wayne Cashman LW 27 5 1 1 2 1 4 1 0 0 0
6 Don Marcotte LW 25 5 1 1 2 1 0 1 0 0 0
7 Bobby Orr D 24 5 1 1 2 1 7 1 0 0 0
8 Fred Stanfield C 28 5 1 1 2 1 0 1 0 0 0
9 Mike Walton C 28 5 1 1 2 1 2 1 0 0 0
10 Dallas Smith D 31 5 0 2 2 1 2 0 0 0 0
11 Ken Hodge RW 28 5 1 0 1 1 7 0 1 0 0
12 Phil Esposito C 30 2 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0
13 Fred O'Donnell RW 23 5 0 1 1 0 5 0 0 0 0
14 Don Awrey D 29 4 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 0
15 Nick Beverley D 25 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
16 Ross Brooks G 35 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
17 Gary Doak D 26 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
18 Eddie Johnston G 37 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
19 Terry O'Reilly RW 21 5 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
20 Jacques Plante G 44 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
21 Carol Vadnais D 27 5 0 0 0 0 8 0 0 0 0
Team Total 5 11 15 26 66 9 1 1 1

Goalies Playoffs

Goalie Stats
Rk Player Pos Age GP W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN GA%- GSAA
1 Eddie Johnston G 37 3 1 2 9 3.38 0 160
2 Ross Brooks G 35 1 0 0 3 9.00 0 20
3 Jacques Plante G 44 2 0 2 10 5.00 0 120
Team Total 5 1 4 22 4.40 0 300