1978-79 Cincinnati Stingers Roster and Statistics

Franchise IndexPrevious Season

Record: 33-41-6 (72 points), Finished 5th in WHA (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Floyd Smith (33-41-6)

Goals For: 274 (6th of 10), Goals Against: 284 (7th of 10)
SRS: -0.09 (6th of 10), SOS: 0.04 (7th of 10)

Playoffs:
Lost Preliminary Round (2-1) versus New England Whalers

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
Cincinnati Stingers 80 33 41 6 72 .450 274 284 -0.09 0.04 6.98 81 341 23.75 64 278 76.98 6 5
League Average 55 25 25 4 55 .500 203 203 0.00 0.00 7.40 58 280 24.46 57 285 77.93 6 7

Roster

Age is on February 1 of given season
No. Player Pos Age Ht Wt S/C Exp Birth Date Summary
Bryon Baltimore D 26 6-2 190 R/- 4 August 26, 1952 4 G, 10 A, 14 P
Gordie Clark RW 26 5-10 180 R/- R May 31, 1952 3 G, 3 A, 6 P
Kelly Davis RW 20 6-0 175 L/- R September 23, 1958 0 G, 1 A, 1 P
Dave Debol C 22 5-11 175 R/- 1 March 27, 1956 10 G, 27 A, 37 P
Michel Dion G 24 5-10 185 -/L 4 February 11, 1954 , 3.32 GAA
Dave Dornseif D 22 6-3 205 L/- 1 August 12, 1956 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
Rick Dudley LW 30 6-0 190 L/- 3 January 31, 1949 17 G, 20 A, 37 P
Dave Forbes LW 30 5-10 180 L/- R November 16, 1948 6 G, 5 A, 11 P
Robbie Ftorek C 27 5-10 155 L/- 4 January 2, 1952 39 G, 77 A, 116 P
Mike Gartner RW 19 6-0 187 R/- R October 29, 1959 27 G, 25 A, 52 P
Ed Gilbert C 26 6-0 185 L/- R March 12, 1952 3 G, 3 A, 6 P
Bill Gilligan C 24 5-11 175 L/- 1 August 5, 1954 17 G, 26 A, 43 P
Jamie Hislop RW 25 5-10 180 R/- 2 January 20, 1954 30 G, 40 A, 70 P
Barry Legge D 24 6-0 186 L/- 4 October 22, 1954 3 G, 8 A, 11 P
Mike Liut G 23 6-2 195 -/L 1 January 7, 1956 , 3.47 GAA
Charlie Luksa D 24 6-1 190 L/- R February 19, 1954 8 G, 12 A, 20 P
Darryl Maggs D 29 6-2 195 R/- 5 April 6, 1949 4 G, 14 A, 18 P
Peter Marsh LW 22 6-1 180 L/- 2 December 21, 1956 43 G, 23 A, 66 P
Gerry Meehan C 32 6-2 200 L/- R September 3, 1946 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
Barry Melrose D 22 6-0 205 R/- 2 July 15, 1956 2 G, 14 A, 16 P
Mark Messier C 18 6-1 210 L/- R January 18, 1961 1 G, 10 A, 11 P
Craig Norwich D 23 5-11 175 L/- 1 December 15, 1955 6 G, 51 A, 57 P
Michel Parizeau C 30 5-10 165 L/- 6 April 9, 1948 3 G, 9 A, 12 P
Sean Shanahan LW 27 6-3 205 R/- R February 8, 1951 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
Byron Shutt LW 23 6-1 195 L/- R October 26, 1955 10 G, 7 A, 17 P
Claude St. Sauveur LW 27 6-1 185 L/- 5 January 2, 1952 4 G, 5 A, 9 P
Paul Stewart LW 24 6-1 205 L/- 2 March 21, 1954 2 G, 1 A, 3 P
Reg Thomas C 25 5-10 185 L/- 5 April 21, 1953 32 G, 39 A, 71 P
Bryan Watson D 36 5-9 175 R/- R November 14, 1942 0 G, 2 A, 2 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 Robbie Ftorek C 27 80 39 77 116 43 11 87 22 14 3 260 15.0
2 Reg Thomas C 25 80 32 39 71 29 3 22 25 7 0 224 14.3
3 Jamie Hislop RW 25 80 30 40 70 28 8 45 20 9 1 183 16.4
4 Peter Marsh LW 22 80 43 23 66 30 -31 95 20 23 0 325 13.2
5 Craig Norwich D 23 80 6 51 57 18 2 73 4 2 0 265 2.3
6 Mike Gartner RW 19 78 27 25 52 22 -18 123 18 9 0 227 11.9
7 Bill Gilligan C 24 74 17 26 43 17 6 54 15 2 0 95 17.9
8 Rick Dudley LW 30 47 17 20 37 15 5 102 14 3 0 106 16.0
9 Dave Debol C 22 59 10 27 37 13 -22 9 8 2 0 141 7.1
10 Charlie Luksa D 24 78 8 12 20 8 0 116 6 2 0 141 5.7
11 Darryl Maggs D 29 27 4 14 18 6 -5 22 2 2 0 63 6.3
12 Byron Shutt LW 23 65 10 7 17 8 1 115 10 0 0 77 13.0
13 Barry Melrose D 22 80 2 14 16 5 -4 222 1 1 0 85 2.4
14 Bryon Baltimore D 26 69 4 10 14 5 -22 83 3 1 0 60 6.7
15 Michel Parizeau C 30 30 3 9 12 4 -5 28 3 0 0 33 9.1
16 Dave Forbes LW 30 73 6 5 11 5 -21 83 4 0 2 51 11.8
17 Barry Legge D 24 80 3 8 11 4 -13 131 3 0 0 104 2.9
18 Mark Messier C 18 47 1 10 11 3 -6 58 1 0 0 55 1.8
19 Claude St. Sauveur LW 27 16 4 5 9 4 -7 4 1 3 0 26 15.4
20 Gordie Clark RW 26 21 3 3 6 3 -2 2 3 0 0 18 16.7
21 Ed Gilbert C 26 29 3 3 6 3 -9 6 2 1 0 60 5.0
22 Paul Stewart LW 24 23 2 1 3 1 1 45 2 0 0 6 33.3
23 Mike Liut G 23 54 0 2 2 1 0 9 0 0 0 0
24 Bryan Watson D 36 21 0 2 2 1 -15 56 0 0 0 9 0.0
25 Kelly Davis RW 20 18 0 1 1 0 -2 20 0 0 0 11 0.0
26 Michel Dion G 24 30 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
27 Dave Dornseif D 22 1 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0
28 Gerry Meehan C 32 2 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0
29 Sean Shanahan LW 27 4 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 0 0 1 0.0
Team Total 274 434 708 -147 1619 187 81 6 2627 10.4

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 Michel Dion G 24 30 93 735 642 .873 3.32 0 1681 106 -5.45
2 Mike Liut G 23 54 184 1556 1372 .882 3.47 3 3181 99 1.35
Team Total 277 2291 2014 .879 3.42 3 4862

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 Jamie Hislop RW 25 3 2 4 6 1 0 0
2 Robbie Ftorek C 27 3 3 2 5 2 6 1
3 Barry Legge D 24 3 0 4 4 -3 0 0
4 Byron Shutt LW 23 3 1 1 2 2 14 0
5 Reg Thomas C 25 3 1 1 2 0 0 0
6 Bill Gilligan C 24 3 1 0 1 -3 0 0
7 Peter Marsh LW 22 3 1 0 1 1 0 0
8 Michel Parizeau C 30 3 1 0 1 1 0 0
9 Dave Forbes LW 30 3 0 1 1 -3 7 0
10 Barry Melrose D 22 3 0 1 1 -1 8 0
11 Craig Norwich D 23 3 0 1 1 1 4 0
12 Bryan Watson D 36 3 0 1 1 -1 2 0
13 Bryon Baltimore D 26 3 0 0 0 0 2 0
14 Mike Gartner RW 19 3 0 0 0 -2 2 0
15 Mike Liut G 23 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
16 Charlie Luksa D 24 3 0 0 0 1 7 0
17 Paul Stewart LW 24 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
Team Total 10 16 26 -4 52 1

Goalies Playoffs

Goalie Stats
Rk Player Pos Age GP W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN GA%- GSAA
1 Mike Liut G 23 3 10 3.35 0 179
Team Total 10 3.35 0 179