1970-71 Buffalo Sabres Roster and Statistics

Franchise Index

Record: 24-39-15 (63 points), Finished 5th in NHL East Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Punch Imlach (24-39-15)

Goals For: 217 (10th of 14), Goals Against: 291 (10th of 14)
SRS: -0.88 (12th of 14), SOS: 0.07 (3rd of 14)

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
Buffalo Sabres 78 24 39 15 63 .404 217 291 -0.88 0.07 6.51 56 298 18.79 56 302 81.46 5 12
League Average 78 33 33 12 78 .500 244 244 0.00 0.00 6.24 54 285 18.83 54 285 81.17 8 8

Roster

Age is on February 1 of given season
No. Player Pos Age Ht Wt S/C Exp Birth Date Summary
16 Ron Anderson RW 25 6-0 170 R/- 3 July 29, 1945 14 G, 12 A, 26 P
21 Paul Andrea RW 29 5-10 174 L/- 3 July 31, 1941 11 G, 21 A, 32 P
19 Steve Atkinson RW 22 5-11 170 R/- 1 October 16, 1948 20 G, 18 A, 38 P
28 Terry Ball D 26 5-9 160 R/- 2 November 29, 1944 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
5 Doug Barrie D 24 5-9 175 R/- 1 October 2, 1946 4 G, 23 A, 27 P
1 Roger Crozier G 28 5-8 165 -/R 7 March 16, 1942 9-20-7, 3.69 GAA
30 Joe Daley G 27 5-10 170 -/L 2 February 20, 1943 12-16-8, 3.70 GAA
24 Butch Deadmarsh LW 20 5-11 186 L/- R April 5, 1950 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
28 Dave Dryden G 29 6-1 186 -/L 4 September 5, 1941 3-3-0, 3.37 GAA
20 Dick Duff LW 34 5-9 166 L/- 16 February 18, 1936 7 G, 13 A, 20 P
9 Reggie Fleming LW 34 5-8 170 L/- 11 April 21, 1936 6 G, 10 A, 16 P
10 Phil Goyette C 37 5-11 170 L/- 14 October 31, 1933 15 G, 46 A, 61 P
6 Al Hamilton D 24 6-1 195 R/- 4 August 20, 1946 2 G, 28 A, 30 P
8 Billy Inglis C 27 5-9 160 L/- 2 May 11, 1943 0 G, 1 A, 1 P
26 Larry Keenan LW 30 5-11 175 L/- 4 October 1, 1940 7 G, 20 A, 27 P
12 Skip Krake C 27 5-11 170 R/- 6 October 14, 1943 4 G, 5 A, 9 P
19 Francois Lacombe D 22 5-10 185 L/- 2 February 24, 1948 0 G, 1 A, 1 P
21 Jean-Guy Lagace D 25 5-10 185 R/- 1 February 5, 1945 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
22 Don Marshall LW 38 5-10 160 L/- 17 March 23, 1932 20 G, 29 A, 49 P
20 Brian McDonald C 25 5-11 190 R/- R March 23, 1945 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
4 Mike McMahon D 29 5-11 180 L/- 6 August 30, 1941 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
15 Gerry Meehan C 24 6-2 200 L/- 1 September 3, 1946 24 G, 31 A, 55 P
25 Hap Myers D 23 5-11 195 L/- R July 28, 1947 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
18 Kevin O'Shea RW 23 6-2 205 R/- R May 28, 1947 4 G, 4 A, 8 P
11 Gilbert Perreault C 20 6-1 180 L/- R November 13, 1950 38 G, 34 A, 72 P
19 Brian Perry C 26 5-11 180 L/- 2 April 6, 1944 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
3 Tracy Pratt D 27 6-2 195 L/- 3 March 8, 1943 1 G, 7 A, 8 P
7 Cliff Schmautz RW 31 5-10 165 R/- R March 17, 1939 5 G, 7 A, 12 P
23 Eddie Shack LW 33 6-1 200 L/- 12 February 11, 1937 25 G, 17 A, 42 P
17 Floyd Smith RW 35 5-10 180 R/- 11 May 16, 1935 6 G, 11 A, 17 P
24 Jean-Guy Talbot D 38 5-11 170 L/- 16 July 11, 1932 0 G, 7 A, 7 P
23 Paul Terbenche D 25 5-10 170 L/- 1 September 16, 1945 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
2 Jim Watson D 27 6-2 186 L/- 6 June 28, 1943 2 G, 9 A, 11 P
14 Randy Wyrozub C 20 5-11 180 L/- R April 8, 1950 2 G, 2 A, 4 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 Gilbert Perreault C 20 78 38 34 72 30 -39 19 24 14 0 5 19 15 0 210 18.1 6.4 0.1 6.4
2 Phil Goyette C 37 60 15 46 61 21 -15 6 6 9 0 1 27 19 0 119 12.6 4.1 0.5 4.7
3 Gerry Meehan C 24 77 24 31 55 22 -12 8 19 5 0 1 28 3 0 163 14.7 3.7 0.9 4.6
4 Don Marshall LW 38 62 20 29 49 19 -13 6 11 9 0 1 17 12 0 112 17.9 3.4 0.6 4.1
5 Eddie Shack LW 33 56 25 17 42 18 -29 93 15 10 0 4 11 6 0 192 13.0 3.5 0.0 3.5
6 Steve Atkinson RW 22 57 20 18 38 16 1 12 19 0 1 2 15 3 0 126 15.9 2.7 1.0 3.7
7 Paul Andrea RW 29 47 11 21 32 12 -16 4 9 2 0 3 7 14 0 99 11.1 1.8 0.3 2.1
8 Al Hamilton D 24 69 2 28 30 9 -23 71 2 0 0 0 21 6 1 98 2.0 1.4 2.5 3.9
9 Larry Keenan LW 30 51 7 20 27 9 -10 6 4 3 0 2 16 4 0 67 10.4 0.8 0.6 1.4
10 Doug Barrie D 24 75 4 23 27 8 -19 168 4 0 0 0 21 2 0 128 3.1 1.2 3.1 4.3
11 Ron Anderson RW 25 74 14 12 26 11 -11 44 13 0 1 3 12 0 0 139 10.1 0.4 0.9 1.3
12 Dick Duff LW 34 53 7 13 20 7 -16 12 7 0 0 1 10 3 0 67 10.4 0.1 0.4 0.5
13 Floyd Smith RW 35 77 6 11 17 6 -12 46 4 0 2 0 7 4 0 80 7.5 -1.2 0.9 -0.3
14 Reggie Fleming LW 34 78 6 10 16 6 -8 159 6 0 0 0 7 2 1 54 11.1 -1.4 1.1 -0.3
15 Cliff Schmautz RW 31 26 5 7 12 5 -11 10 3 2 0 0 4 3 0 44 11.4 0.4 0.1 0.5
16 Jim Watson D 27 78 2 9 11 4 -28 147 2 0 0 0 7 1 1 114 1.8 -0.4 2.7 2.2
17 Skip Krake C 27 74 4 5 9 4 -21 68 3 1 0 0 5 0 0 64 6.3 -2.0 0.6 -1.4
18 Kevin O'Shea RW 23 41 4 4 8 3 -11 8 3 0 1 1 4 0 0 33 12.1 -0.7 0.3 -0.3
19 Tracy Pratt D 27 76 1 7 8 2 -17 179 1 0 0 0 7 0 0 34 2.9 -0.7 3.3 2.5
20 Jean-Guy Talbot D 38 57 0 7 7 2 -20 36 0 0 0 0 7 0 0 41 0.0 -0.5 2.0 1.5
21 Randy Wyrozub C 20 16 2 2 4 2 -9 6 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 22 9.1 -0.2 0.0 -0.2
22 Joe Daley G 27 38 0 1 1 0 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 3.7
23 Dave Dryden G 29 10 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.9
24 Billy Inglis C 27 14 0 1 1 0 -4 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 9 0.0 -0.5 0.1 -0.4
25 Francois Lacombe D 22 1 0 1 1 0 -2 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0.0 0.1 -0.1 0.0
26 Terry Ball D 26 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1
27 Roger Crozier G 28 44 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 4.0
28 Butch Deadmarsh LW 20 10 0 0 0 0 -3 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0.0 -0.4 0.1 -0.3
29 Jean-Guy Lagace D 25 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 -0.1 0.2 0.1
30 Brian McDonald C 25 12 0 0 0 0 -8 29 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 15 0.0 -0.5 -0.1 -0.6
31 Mike McMahon D 29 12 0 0 0 0 -8 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 20 0.0 -0.2 0.2 -0.1
32 Hap Myers D 23 13 0 0 0 0 -11 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 14 0.0 -0.3 0.0 -0.2
33 Brian Perry C 26 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0
34 Paul Terbenche D 25 3 0 0 0 0 -3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 -0.1 0.0 -0.1
Team Total 78 217 358 575 -378 1178 156 56 5 24 2078 10.4 20.9 22.4 51.9

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 Joe Daley G 27 38 12 16 8 128 3.70 1 2073 3.7
2 Roger Crozier G 28 44 9 20 7 135 3.69 1 2198 4.0
3 Dave Dryden G 29 10 3 3 0 23 3.37 1 409 0.9
Team Total 78 24 39 15 286 3.67 3 4680 8.6