1979-80 Boston Bruins Roster and Statistics

Franchise Index

Record: 46-21-13 (105 points), Finished 2nd in NHL Adams Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Fred Creighton (40-20-13), Harry Sinden (6-1-0)

Goals For: 310 (5th of 21), Goals Against: 234 (2nd of 21)
SRS: 0.91 (3rd of 21), SOS: -0.04 (19th of 21)

Playoffs:
Lost Quarter-Finals (4-1) versus New York Islanders
Won Preliminary Round (3-2) versus Pittsburgh Penguins

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 80 46 21 13 105 .656 310 234 0.91 -0.05 6.80 60 246 24.39 53 312 83.01 8 4
League Average 80 33 33 14 80 .500 281 281 0.00 0.00 7.03 61 280 21.86 61 280 78.14 6 6

Roster

Age is on February 1 of given season
No. Player Pos Age Ht Wt S/C Exp Birth Date Summary
31 Marco Baron G 20 5-11 180 -/L R April 8, 1959 0-0-0, 3.00 GAA
31 Yves Belanger G 27 5-11 170 -/L 5 September 30, 1952 2-0-3, 3.48 GAA
7 Raymond Bourque D 19 5-11 219 L/- R December 28, 1960 17 G, 48 A, 65 P
12 Wayne Cashman LW 34 6-1 208 R/- 13 June 24, 1945 11 G, 21 A, 32 P
30 Gerry Cheevers G 39 5-11 185 -/L 12 December 7, 1940 24-11-7, 2.81 GAA
25 Gary Doak D 33 5-11 175 R/- 14 February 26, 1946 0 G, 5 A, 5 P
27 Dwight Foster C 22 5-10 190 R/- 2 April 2, 1957 10 G, 28 A, 38 P
1 Gilles Gilbert G 30 6-1 175 -/L 10 March 31, 1949 20-9-3, 2.73 GAA
17 Stan Jonathan LW 24 5-8 175 L/- 4 September 5, 1955 21 G, 19 A, 40 P
19 Bobby Lalonde C 28 5-5 155 L/- 8 March 27, 1951 10 G, 25 A, 35 P
32 Craig MacTavish C 21 6-1 195 L/- R August 15, 1958 11 G, 17 A, 28 P
21 Don Marcotte LW 32 5-11 183 L/- 12 April 15, 1947 4 G, 11 A, 15 P
29 Brad McCrimmon D 20 5-11 197 L/- R March 29, 1959 5 G, 11 A, 16 P
8 Peter McNab C 27 6-3 210 L/- 6 May 8, 1952 40 G, 38 A, 78 P
16 Rick Middleton RW 26 5-11 170 R/- 5 December 4, 1953 40 G, 52 A, 92 P
26 Mike Milbury D 27 6-1 200 L/- 4 June 17, 1952 10 G, 13 A, 23 P
14 Bob Miller C 23 5-11 180 L/- 2 September 28, 1956 16 G, 25 A, 41 P
11 Doug Morrison RW 19 5-11 184 R/- R February 1, 1960 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
28 Dennis O'Brien D 30 6-0 195 L/- 9 June 10, 1949 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
24 Terry O'Reilly RW 28 6-1 200 R/- 8 June 7, 1951 19 G, 42 A, 61 P
22 Brad Park D 31 6-0 200 L/- 11 July 6, 1948 5 G, 16 A, 21 P
10 Jean Ratelle C 39 6-1 180 L/- 19 October 3, 1940 28 G, 45 A, 73 P
6 Dick Redmond D 30 5-11 178 L/- 10 August 14, 1949 14 G, 33 A, 47 P
11 Bobby Schmautz RW 34 5-9 172 R/- 11 March 28, 1945 8 G, 6 A, 14 P
20 Al Secord LW 21 6-1 205 L/- 1 March 3, 1958 23 G, 16 A, 39 P
23 Rick Smith D 31 5-11 190 L/- 9 June 29, 1948 8 G, 18 A, 26 P
28 Tom Songin RW 26 6-3 195 R/- 1 December 20, 1953 1 G, 3 A, 4 P
33 Jim Stewart G 22 5-11 170 -/L R April 23, 1957 0-1-0, 15.00 GAA
18 John Wensink LW 26 6-0 200 L/- 4 April 1, 1953 9 G, 11 A, 20 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 Rick Middleton RW 26 80 40 52 92 36 31 24 31 9 0 4 28 22 2 223 17.9 7.1 1.7 8.8
2 Peter McNab C 27 74 40 38 78 33 24 10 29 11 0 9 35 3 0 193 20.7 6.2 1.5 7.7
3 Jean Ratelle C 39 67 28 45 73 28 11 8 14 14 0 1 34 11 0 145 19.3 5.2 1.0 6.2
4 Raymond Bourque D 19 80 17 48 65 23 52 73 12 3 2 1 25 23 0 185 9.2 4.7 7.1 11.8
5 Terry O'Reilly RW 28 71 19 42 61 22 17 265 16 3 0 5 35 7 0 105 18.1 3.3 1.2 4.6
6 Dick Redmond D 30 76 14 33 47 17 37 39 8 6 0 5 16 16 1 166 8.4 3.2 6.0 9.2
7 Bob Miller C 23 80 16 25 41 16 9 53 15 0 1 2 24 0 1 137 11.7 1.2 1.1 2.3
8 Stan Jonathan LW 24 79 21 19 40 17 20 208 21 0 0 3 17 1 1 108 19.4 1.5 1.4 2.9
9 Al Secord LW 21 77 23 16 39 17 20 170 22 1 0 2 15 1 0 155 14.8 1.7 1.4 3.1
10 Dwight Foster C 22 57 10 28 38 13 23 42 8 1 1 2 25 3 0 68 14.7 1.4 1.3 2.7
11 Bobby Lalonde C 28 71 10 25 35 12 14 28 7 1 2 0 23 1 1 91 11.0 0.6 1.2 1.8
12 Wayne Cashman LW 34 44 11 21 32 12 -3 19 7 3 1 2 9 11 1 60 18.3 1.6 0.4 1.9
13 Craig MacTavish C 21 46 11 17 28 11 16 8 11 0 0 2 15 2 0 61 18.0 1.2 1.0 2.1
14 Rick Smith D 31 78 8 18 26 9 22 62 8 0 0 2 18 0 0 85 9.4 1.0 5.2 6.2
15 Mike Milbury D 27 72 10 13 23 9 7 59 9 1 0 0 12 1 0 101 9.9 1.1 4.0 5.1
16 Brad Park D 31 32 5 16 21 7 11 27 3 2 0 2 9 7 0 67 7.5 1.4 2.3 3.6
17 John Wensink LW 26 69 9 11 20 8 7 110 9 0 0 2 11 0 0 71 12.7 -0.6 0.9 0.4
18 Brad McCrimmon D 20 72 5 11 16 6 -3 94 4 1 0 1 11 0 0 89 5.6 0.1 3.5 3.6
19 Don Marcotte LW 32 32 4 11 15 5 4 0 3 0 1 1 11 0 0 39 10.3 0.2 0.5 0.6
20 Bobby Schmautz RW 34 20 8 6 14 6 -1 8 4 4 0 0 2 3 1 40 20.0 0.9 0.2 1.1
21 Gary Doak D 33 52 0 5 5 1 14 45 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 29 0.0 -0.7 3.4 2.7
22 Tom Songin RW 26 17 1 3 4 1 0 16 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 14 7.1 -0.3 0.2 -0.1
23 Gilles Gilbert G 30 33 0 1 1 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 7.1
24 Marco Baron G 20 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.1
25 Yves Belanger G 27 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.9
26 Gerry Cheevers G 39 42 0 0 0 0 0 62 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 8.9
27 Doug Morrison RW 19 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
28 Dennis O'Brien D 30 3 0 0 0 0 -4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 -0.1 -0.1 -0.1
29 Jim Stewart G 22 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 -0.3
Team Total 80 310 504 814 328 1442 242 60 8 46 2235 13.9 41.7 46.3 104.9

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 39 42 24 11 7 116 2.81 4 2479 8.9
2 Gilles Gilbert G 30 33 20 9 3 88 2.73 1 1933 7.1
3 Yves Belanger G 27 8 2 0 3 19 3.48 0 328 0.9
4 Marco Baron G 20 1 0 0 0 2 3.00 0 40 0.1
5 Jim Stewart G 22 1 0 1 0 5 15.00 0 20 -0.3
Team Total 80 46 21 13 230 2.87 5 4800 16.8

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 Peter McNab C 27 10 8 6 14 6 2 5 3 0 1
2 Raymond Bourque D 19 10 2 9 11 4 27 2 0 0 0
3 Terry O'Reilly RW 28 10 3 6 9 3 69 1 2 0 1
4 Brad Park D 31 10 3 6 9 3 4 3 0 0 0
5 Dwight Foster C 22 9 3 5 8 3 2 2 0 1 1
6 Rick Middleton RW 26 10 4 2 6 3 5 4 0 0 0
7 Wayne Cashman LW 34 10 3 3 6 2 32 2 1 0 0
8 Bob Miller C 23 10 3 2 5 2 4 2 0 1 0
9 Craig MacTavish C 21 10 2 3 5 2 7 2 0 0 0
10 Don Marcotte LW 32 10 2 3 5 2 4 2 0 0 1
11 Dick Redmond D 30 10 0 3 3 1 9 0 0 0 0
12 Al Secord LW 21 10 0 3 3 1 65 0 0 0 0
13 Brad McCrimmon D 20 10 1 1 2 1 28 1 0 0 0
14 Rick Smith D 31 6 1 1 2 1 2 1 0 0 0
15 Mike Milbury D 27 10 0 2 2 1 50 0 0 0 0
16 Bobby Lalonde C 28 4 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0
17 Gerry Cheevers G 39 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
18 Gary Doak D 33 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
19 Stan Jonathan LW 24 9 0 0 0 0 29 0 0 0 0
20 Jean Ratelle C 39 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
21 John Wensink LW 26 4 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0
Team Total 10 35 56 91 346 27 6 2 4

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 39 10 4 6 32 3.10 0 619
Team Total 10 4 6 32 3.10 0 619