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1976-77 Boston Bruins Roster and Statistics

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Record: 49-23-8 (106 points), Finished 1st in NHL Adams Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Don Cherry (49-23-8)

Goals For: 312 (3rd of 18), Goals Against: 240 (5th of 18)
SRS: 0.87 (5th of 18), SOS: -0.03 (14th of 18)

Playoffs:
Lost Stanley Cup Finals (4-0) versus Montreal Canadiens
Won Semi-Finals (4-0) versus Philadelphia Flyers
Won Quarter-Finals (4-2) versus Los Angeles Kings

Game Results

Height of bar is margin of victory  ▪  Mouseover bar for details  ▪  Click for box score  ▪  Grouped by Month

Team Statistics

Team GP W L T PTS PTS% GF GA SRS SOS TG/G PP PPO PP% PPA PPOA PK% SH SHA
Boston Bruins 80 49 23 8 106 .663 312 240 0.87 -0.03 6.90 46 217 21.20 41 272 84.93 7 10
League Average 80 34 34 13 80 .500 266 266 0.00 0.00 6.64 53 265 19.83 53 265 80.17 8 8

Roster

Age is on February 1 of given season
No. Player Pos Age Ht Wt S/C Exp Birth Date Summary
27 Earl Anderson RW 25 6-1 185 R/- 2 February 24, 1951 10 G, 11 A, 21 P
9 John Bucyk LW 41 6-0 215 L/- 21 May 12, 1935 20 G, 23 A, 43 P
12 Wayne Cashman LW 31 6-1 208 R/- 10 June 24, 1945 15 G, 37 A, 52 P
30 Gerry Cheevers G 36 5-11 185 -/L 9 December 7, 1940 30-10-5, 3.04 GAA
25 Gary Doak D 30 5-11 175 R/- 11 February 26, 1946 3 G, 13 A, 16 P
6 Darryl Edestrand D 31 5-11 180 L/- 7 November 6, 1945 0 G, 3 A, 3 P
14 Dave Forbes LW 28 5-10 180 L/- 3 November 16, 1948 9 G, 11 A, 20 P
1 Gilles Gilbert G 27 6-1 175 -/L 7 March 31, 1949 18-13-3, 2.85 GAA
28 Matti Hagman C 21 6-0 183 L/- R September 21, 1955 11 G, 17 A, 28 P
29 Doug Halward D 21 6-1 200 L/- 1 November 1, 1955 2 G, 2 A, 4 P
17 Stan Jonathan LW 21 5-8 175 L/- 1 September 5, 1955 17 G, 13 A, 30 P
23 Ray Maluta D 22 5-8 173 L/- 1 July 24, 1954 2 G, 3 A, 5 P
21 Don Marcotte LW 29 5-11 183 L/- 9 April 15, 1947 27 G, 18 A, 45 P
8 Peter McNab C 24 6-3 210 L/- 3 May 8, 1952 38 G, 48 A, 86 P
16 Rick Middleton RW 23 5-11 170 R/- 2 December 4, 1953 20 G, 22 A, 42 P
26 Mike Milbury D 24 6-1 200 L/- 1 June 17, 1952 6 G, 18 A, 24 P
18 Hank Nowak LW 26 6-1 195 L/- 3 November 24, 1950 7 G, 5 A, 12 P
24 Terry O'Reilly RW 25 6-1 200 R/- 5 June 7, 1951 14 G, 41 A, 55 P
6 Clayton Pachal LW 20 5-10 185 L/- R April 21, 1956 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
22 Brad Park D 28 6-0 200 L/- 8 July 6, 1948 12 G, 55 A, 67 P
31 Jim Pettie G 23 6-0 195 -/L R October 24, 1953 1-0-0, 3.00 GAA
10 Jean Ratelle C 36 6-1 180 L/- 16 October 3, 1940 33 G, 61 A, 94 P
11 Bobby Schmautz RW 31 5-9 172 R/- 8 March 28, 1945 23 G, 29 A, 52 P
19 Gregg Sheppard C 27 5-8 170 L/- 4 April 23, 1949 31 G, 36 A, 67 P
20 Al Sims D 23 6-0 182 L/- 3 April 18, 1953 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
20 Dallas Smith D 35 5-11 180 L/- 14 October 10, 1941 2 G, 20 A, 22 P
23 Rick Smith D 28 5-11 190 L/- 6 June 29, 1948 6 G, 16 A, 22 P
18 John Wensink LW 23 6-0 200 L/- 1 April 1, 1953 4 G, 6 A, 10 P
29 Joe Zanussi D 29 5-10 180 R/- 2 September 25, 1947 0 G, 1 A, 1 P

Scoring Regular Season

Rk Player Pos Age GP G A PTS GC +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV SH PP S S% TOI ATOI OPS DPS PS
1 Jean Ratelle C 36 78 33 61 94 35 19 22 24 8 1 6 52 0 9 186 17.7 0 0:00 7.2 1.4 8.6
2 Peter McNab C 24 80 38 48 86 34 26 11 32 6 0 8 38 1 9 207 18.4 0 0:00 6.9 1.6 8.5
3 Gregg Sheppard C 27 77 31 36 67 27 3 20 22 8 1 5 22 1 13 247 12.6 0 0:00 4.9 0.9 5.8
4 Brad Park D 28 77 12 55 67 22 47 67 7 4 1 4 38 0 17 238 5.0 0 0:00 4.9 6.1 11.0
5 Terry O'Reilly RW 25 79 14 41 55 19 38 147 12 1 1 4 40 0 1 137 10.2 0 0:00 2.4 2.0 4.4
6 Bobby Schmautz RW 31 57 23 29 52 21 25 62 19 4 0 2 24 0 5 177 13.0 0 0:00 3.8 1.3 5.2
7 Wayne Cashman LW 31 65 15 37 52 18 4 76 12 3 0 3 26 0 11 105 14.3 0 0:00 2.8 0.8 3.6
8 Don Marcotte LW 29 80 27 18 45 20 28 20 23 3 1 5 14 2 2 176 15.3 0 0:00 2.6 1.7 4.3
9 John Bucyk LW 41 49 20 23 43 17 -2 12 14 6 0 2 15 0 8 98 20.4 0 0:00 3.2 0.4 3.6
10 Rick Middleton RW 23 72 20 22 42 17 2 2 20 0 0 1 19 0 3 128 15.6 0 0:00 2.1 0.8 2.9
11 Stan Jonathan LW 21 69 17 13 30 13 1 69 16 1 0 2 13 0 0 71 23.9 0 0:00 1.0 0.7 1.7
12 Matti Hagman C 21 75 11 17 28 11 6 0 10 1 0 0 16 0 1 71 15.5 0 0:00 0.1 0.9 1.0
13 Mike Milbury D 24 77 6 18 24 8 25 166 6 0 0 2 17 0 1 89 6.7 0 0:00 0.9 4.7 5.6
14 Rick Smith D 28 46 6 16 22 8 23 30 6 0 0 0 16 0 0 72 8.3 0 0:00 1.3 3.3 4.7
15 Dallas Smith D 35 58 2 20 22 7 16 40 2 0 0 0 20 0 0 66 3.0 0 0:00 0.8 3.4 4.2
16 Earl Anderson RW 25 40 10 11 21 9 4 4 9 1 0 3 10 0 1 65 15.4 0 0:00 0.9 0.5 1.4
17 Dave Forbes LW 28 73 9 11 20 8 13 47 7 0 2 1 8 3 0 56 16.1 0 0:00 -0.6 1.1 0.5
18 Gary Doak D 30 76 3 13 16 5 15 107 3 0 0 0 13 0 0 70 4.3 0 0:00 0.0 4.1 4.0
19 Hank Nowak LW 26 24 7 5 12 5 4 14 7 0 0 1 5 0 0 36 19.4 0 0:00 0.6 0.4 0.9
20 John Wensink LW 23 23 4 6 10 4 5 32 4 0 0 0 6 0 0 24 16.7 0 0:00 0.2 0.4 0.6
21 Ray Maluta D 22 23 2 3 5 2 4 4 2 0 0 0 2 0 1 24 8.3 0 0:00 0.1 1.2 1.3
22 Doug Halward D 21 18 2 2 4 2 9 6 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 20 10.0 0 0:00 0.1 1.3 1.4
23 Gerry Cheevers G 36 45 0 4 4 1 0 46 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 0.0 0.0 8.3
24 Darryl Edestrand D 31 17 0 3 3 1 4 16 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 28 0.0 0 0:00 -0.1 1.0 0.8
25 Gilles Gilbert G 27 34 0 1 1 0 0 15 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 0.0 0.0 6.8
26 Joe Zanussi D 29 8 0 1 1 0 1 8 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 12 0.0 0 0:00 -0.1 0.4 0.3
27 Clayton Pachal LW 20 1 0 0 0 0 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 0.0 0.0 0.0
28 Jim Pettie G 23 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 0.0 0.0 0.2
29 Al Sims D 23 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0:00 0.0 0.1 0.1
Team Total 80 312 514 826 321 1055 259 46 7 49 2404 13.0 45.9 40.5 101.8

Goalies Regular Season

Rk Player Pos Age GP W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN GA%- GSAA GPS
1 Gerry Cheevers G 36 45 30 10 5 137 3.04 3 2700 8.3
2 Gilles Gilbert G 27 34 18 13 3 97 2.85 1 2040 6.8
3 Jim Pettie G 23 1 1 0 0 3 3.00 0 60 0.2
Team Total 80 49 23 8 237 2.96 4 4800 15.3

Scoring Playoffs

Rk Player Pos Age GP G A PTS GC +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV SH PP S S% TOI ATOI
1 Jean Ratelle C 36 14 5 12 17 6 4 4 1 0 1
2 Bobby Schmautz RW 31 14 11 1 12 6 10 7 4 0 1
3 Gregg Sheppard C 27 14 5 7 12 5 8 3 1 1 2
4 Brad Park D 28 14 2 10 12 4 4 2 0 0 0
5 Don Marcotte LW 29 14 5 6 11 4 10 4 0 1 0
6 Terry O'Reilly RW 25 14 5 6 11 4 28 5 0 0 1
7 Rick Middleton RW 23 13 5 4 9 4 0 5 0 0 1
8 Wayne Cashman LW 31 14 1 8 9 3 18 1 0 0 0
9 Rick Smith D 28 14 0 9 9 2 14 0 0 0 0
10 Peter McNab C 24 14 5 3 8 4 2 3 2 0 0
11 Stan Jonathan LW 21 14 4 2 6 3 24 4 0 0 1
12 Mike Milbury D 24 13 2 2 4 2 47 2 0 0 1
13 John Wensink LW 23 13 0 3 3 1 8 0 0 0 0
14 Gary Doak D 30 14 0 2 2 1 26 0 0 0 0
15 Dave Forbes LW 28 14 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0
16 Matti Hagman C 21 8 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
17 Earl Anderson RW 25 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
18 John Bucyk LW 41 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
19 Gerry Cheevers G 36 14 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0
20 Darryl Edestrand D 31 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
21 Gilles Gilbert G 27 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
22 Doug Halward D 21 6 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0
23 Al Sims D 23 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Team Total 14 50 77 127 215 40 8 2 8

Goalies Playoffs

Rk Player Pos Age GP W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN GA%- GSAA
1 Gerry Cheevers G 36 14 8 5 44 3.08 1 858
2 Gilles Gilbert G 27 1 0 1 3 9.00 0 20
Team Total 14 8 6 47 3.21 1 878