1972-73 Chicago Black Hawks Schedule and Results

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Record: 42-27-9 (93 points), Finished 1st in NHL West Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Billy Reay (42-27-9)

Goals For: 284 (5th of 16), Goals Against: 225 (4th of 16)
SRS: 0.70 (4th of 16), SOS: -0.05 (13th of 16)

Playoffs:
Lost Stanley Cup Final (4-2) versus Montreal Canadiens
Won Semi-Finals (4-1) versus New York Rangers
Won Quarter-Finals (4-1) versus St. Louis Blues

Regular Season

GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
1 1972-10-07 @ Toronto Maple Leafs W 3 1 1 0 0 W 1
2 1972-10-08 New York Rangers W 5 1 2 0 0 W 2
3 1972-10-11 Atlanta Flames W 4 1 3 0 0 W 3
4 1972-10-14 @ St. Louis Blues W 4 2 4 0 0 W 4
5 1972-10-15 St. Louis Blues L 1 3 4 1 0 L 1
6 1972-10-17 @ Vancouver Canucks L 3 6 4 2 0 L 2
7 1972-10-21 @ Los Angeles Kings L 1 3 4 3 0 L 3
8 1972-10-22 @ California Golden Seals W 4 2 5 3 0 W 1
9 1972-10-26 @ Boston Bruins W 6 3 6 3 0 W 2
10 1972-10-28 @ New York Islanders T 4 4 6 3 1 T 1
11 1972-10-29 @ New York Rangers L 1 7 6 4 1 L 1
12 1972-11-01 New York Rangers L 2 3 6 5 1 L 2
13 1972-11-04 @ Minnesota North Stars L 3 5 6 6 1 L 3
14 1972-11-05 California Golden Seals T 3 3 6 6 2 T 1
15 1972-11-08 New York Islanders W 6 1 7 6 2 W 1
16 1972-11-09 @ Philadelphia Flyers L 3 5 7 7 2 L 1
17 1972-11-12 Detroit Red Wings W 5 1 8 7 2 W 1
18 1972-11-18 @ Montreal Canadiens W 5 3 9 7 2 W 2
19 1972-11-19 Minnesota North Stars L 1 5 9 8 2 L 1
20 1972-11-22 Vancouver Canucks W 5 2 10 8 2 W 1
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
21 1972-11-25 @ St. Louis Blues W 4 2 11 8 2 W 2
22 1972-11-26 Montreal Canadiens W 3 2 12 8 2 W 3
23 1972-11-29 Detroit Red Wings W 8 3 13 8 2 W 4
24 1972-12-02 @ Pittsburgh Penguins L 2 3 13 9 2 L 1
25 1972-12-03 Pittsburgh Penguins W 4 2 14 9 2 W 1
26 1972-12-06 Los Angeles Kings W 6 0 15 9 2 W 2
27 1972-12-10 Minnesota North Stars W 5 1 16 9 2 W 3
28 1972-12-12 @ Vancouver Canucks W 5 1 17 9 2 W 4
29 1972-12-13 @ Los Angeles Kings L 1 3 17 10 2 L 1
30 1972-12-15 @ California Golden Seals W 9 4 18 10 2 W 1
31 1972-12-17 Los Angeles Kings W 2 0 19 10 2 W 2
32 1972-12-20 Philadelphia Flyers W 4 1 20 10 2 W 3
33 1972-12-23 @ Toronto Maple Leafs L 3 5 20 11 2 L 1
34 1972-12-24 Toronto Maple Leafs W 5 1 21 11 2 W 1
35 1972-12-27 St. Louis Blues L 3 5 21 12 2 L 1
36 1972-12-28 @ Buffalo Sabres L 2 8 21 13 2 L 2
37 1972-12-31 Buffalo Sabres W 4 2 22 13 2 W 1
38 1973-01-03 Pittsburgh Penguins L 3 5 22 14 2 L 1
39 1973-01-06 @ Minnesota North Stars W 2 0 23 14 2 W 1
40 1973-01-07 Boston Bruins W 5 4 24 14 2 W 2
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
41 1973-01-10 @ Atlanta Flames L 2 5 24 15 2 L 1
42 1973-01-13 Philadelphia Flyers L 2 3 24 16 2 L 2
43 1973-01-14 California Golden Seals T 6 6 24 16 3 T 1
44 1973-01-17 @ Detroit Red Wings W 6 4 25 16 3 W 1
45 1973-01-18 @ Buffalo Sabres L 1 5 25 17 3 L 1
46 1973-01-20 @ Minnesota North Stars T 3 3 25 17 4 T 1
47 1973-01-21 Pittsburgh Penguins W 9 3 26 17 4 W 1
48 1973-01-24 Vancouver Canucks T 3 3 26 17 5 T 1
49 1973-01-27 @ Boston Bruins W 4 2 27 17 5 W 1
50 1973-01-28 Minnesota North Stars W 5 1 28 17 5 W 2
51 1973-02-01 @ New York Islanders W 5 3 29 17 5 W 3
52 1973-02-03 @ Philadelphia Flyers T 2 2 29 17 6 T 1
53 1973-02-04 St. Louis Blues W 5 2 30 17 6 W 1
54 1973-02-07 Buffalo Sabres W 2 1 31 17 6 W 2
55 1973-02-09 @ Atlanta Flames W 4 3 32 17 6 W 3
56 1973-02-11 Philadelphia Flyers W 7 2 33 17 6 W 4
57 1973-02-14 New York Islanders W 4 2 34 17 6 W 5
58 1973-02-17 @ St. Louis Blues L 3 4 34 18 6 L 1
59 1973-02-18 Boston Bruins L 1 4 34 19 6 L 2
60 1973-02-21 Montreal Canadiens L 2 4 34 20 6 L 3
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
61 1973-02-24 @ Pittsburgh Penguins L 0 2 34 21 6 L 4
62 1973-02-25 Atlanta Flames W 4 2 35 21 6 W 1
63 1973-02-27 @ New York Islanders W 5 3 36 21 6 W 2
64 1973-02-28 @ New York Rangers T 3 3 36 21 7 T 1
65 1973-03-03 @ Toronto Maple Leafs T 3 3 36 21 8 T 2
66 1973-03-04 @ Boston Bruins L 0 4 36 22 8 L 1
67 1973-03-08 @ Los Angeles Kings L 1 4 36 23 8 L 2
68 1973-03-10 @ Vancouver Canucks W 4 2 37 23 8 W 1
69 1973-03-11 @ California Golden Seals W 5 1 38 23 8 W 2
70 1973-03-14 New York Rangers W 4 2 39 23 8 W 3
71 1973-03-17 @ Atlanta Flames L 2 3 39 24 8 L 1
72 1973-03-18 Detroit Red Wings L 0 2 39 25 8 L 2
73 1973-03-21 Buffalo Sabres W 6 2 40 25 8 W 1
74 1973-03-24 Atlanta Flames W 7 0 41 25 8 W 2
75 1973-03-25 Montreal Canadiens W 6 5 42 25 8 W 3
76 1973-03-28 @ Montreal Canadiens L 3 4 42 26 8 L 1
77 1973-03-31 @ Detroit Red Wings L 2 4 42 27 8 L 2
78 1973-04-01 Toronto Maple Leafs T 4 4 42 27 9 T 1

Playoffs

GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
1 1973-04-04 St. Louis Blues W 7 1 1 0 0 W 1
2 1973-04-05 St. Louis Blues W 1 0 2 0 0 W 2
3 1973-04-07 @ St. Louis Blues W 5 2 3 0 0 W 3
4 1973-04-08 @ St. Louis Blues L 3 5 3 1 0 L 1
5 1973-04-10 St. Louis Blues W 6 1 4 1 0 W 1
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
6 1973-04-12 New York Rangers L 1 4 4 2 0 L 1
7 1973-04-15 New York Rangers W 5 4 5 2 0 W 1
8 1973-04-17 @ New York Rangers W 2 1 6 2 0 W 2
9 1973-04-19 @ New York Rangers W 3 1 7 2 0 W 3
10 1973-04-24 New York Rangers W 4 1 8 2 0 W 4
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
11 1973-04-29 @ Montreal Canadiens L 3 8 8 3 0 L 1
12 1973-05-01 @ Montreal Canadiens L 1 4 8 4 0 L 2
13 1973-05-03 Montreal Canadiens W 7 4 9 4 0 W 1
14 1973-05-06 Montreal Canadiens L 0 4 9 5 0 L 1
15 1973-05-08 @ Montreal Canadiens W 8 7 10 5 0 W 1
16 1973-05-10 Montreal Canadiens L 4 6 10 6 0 L 1