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1977-78 Detroit Red Wings Schedule and Results

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Record: 32-34-14 (78 points), Finished 2nd in NHL Norris Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Bobby Kromm (32-34-14)

Goals For: 252 (11th of 18), Goals Against: 266 (10th of 18)
SRS: -0.15 (11th of 18), SOS: 0.02 (7th of 18)

Playoffs:
Lost Quarter-Finals (4-1) versus Montreal Canadiens
Won Preliminary Round (2-0) versus Atlanta Flames

Regular Season

GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
36 1977-10-13 Toronto Maple Leafs T 3 3 15 13 8 T 1
37 1977-10-15 @ Los Angeles Kings L 2 4 15 14 8 L 1
38 1977-10-18 @ Vancouver Canucks L 2 3 15 15 8 L 2
39 1977-10-20 Montreal Canadiens T 2 2 15 15 9 T 1
40 1977-10-22 @ Minnesota North Stars W 4 2 16 15 9 W 1
41 1977-10-26 @ Pittsburgh Penguins W 4 3 17 15 9 W 2
42 1977-10-27 Minnesota North Stars W 3 1 18 15 9 W 3
43 1977-10-29 @ Toronto Maple Leafs L 4 7 18 16 9 L 1
44 1977-11-02 Pittsburgh Penguins W 3 1 19 16 9 W 1
45 1977-11-05 Cleveland Barons L 3 4 19 17 9 L 1
46 1977-11-06 @ Cleveland Barons W 4 1 20 17 9 W 1
47 1977-11-09 Washington Capitals T 1 1 20 17 10 T 1
48 1977-11-12 New York Rangers W 3 1 21 17 10 W 1
49 1977-11-13 @ Philadelphia Flyers L 0 3 21 18 10 L 1
50 1977-11-16 St. Louis Blues W 10 1 22 18 10 W 1
51 1977-11-18 @ Atlanta Flames L 3 5 22 19 10 L 1
52 1977-11-19 @ St. Louis Blues W 2 1 23 19 10 W 1
53 1977-11-23 Philadelphia Flyers W 4 1 24 19 10 W 2
54 1977-11-26 @ Montreal Canadiens L 1 3 24 20 10 L 1
55 1977-11-27 New York Islanders L 1 4 24 21 10 L 2
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
56 1977-11-30 @ Pittsburgh Penguins L 4 6 24 22 10 L 3
57 1977-12-03 @ Toronto Maple Leafs L 2 4 24 23 10 L 4
58 1977-12-04 @ Buffalo Sabres L 1 6 24 24 10 L 5
59 1977-12-06 Chicago Black Hawks L 1 2 24 25 10 L 6
60 1977-12-08 @ Boston Bruins L 4 6 24 26 10 L 7
61 1977-12-10 @ New York Islanders L 4 7 24 27 10 L 8
62 1977-12-15 New York Rangers T 5 5 24 27 11 T 1
63 1977-12-17 @ St. Louis Blues W 3 2 25 27 11 W 1
64 1977-12-18 @ New York Rangers L 2 6 25 28 11 L 1
65 1977-12-21 Buffalo Sabres L 3 5 25 29 11 L 2
66 1977-12-23 @ Washington Capitals L 2 3 25 30 11 L 3
67 1977-12-27 Colorado Rockies W 5 2 26 30 11 W 1
68 1977-12-29 @ Buffalo Sabres T 3 3 26 30 12 T 1
69 1977-12-31 Boston Bruins L 0 7 26 31 12 L 1
70 1978-01-05 Toronto Maple Leafs W 2 1 27 31 12 W 1
71 1978-01-08 Los Angeles Kings W 4 3 28 31 12 W 2
72 1978-01-11 @ Washington Capitals W 6 3 29 31 12 W 3
73 1978-01-12 Montreal Canadiens L 1 6 29 32 12 L 1
74 1978-01-14 Buffalo Sabres W 6 2 30 32 12 W 1
75 1978-01-18 @ Colorado Rockies T 4 4 30 32 13 T 1
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
76 1978-01-19 Chicago Black Hawks W 4 2 31 32 13 W 1
77 1978-01-21 @ Boston Bruins L 1 7 31 33 13 L 1
78 1978-01-22 Washington Capitals W 6 3 32 33 13 W 1
79 1978-01-28 @ Chicago Black Hawks L 1 6 32 34 13 L 1
80 1978-01-29 Philadelphia Flyers T 3 3 32 34 14 T 1
35 1978-01-31 Pittsburgh Penguins L 3 5 15 13 7 L 1
34 1978-02-01 @ Cleveland Barons L 0 2 15 12 7 L 2
33 1978-02-04 @ Toronto Maple Leafs T 2 2 15 11 7 T 1
1 1978-02-05 Cleveland Barons W 4 3 1 0 0 W 1
2 1978-02-07 @ Los Angeles Kings W 2 1 2 0 0 W 2
3 1978-02-09 Boston Bruins L 3 5 2 1 0 L 1
4 1978-02-11 @ New York Islanders L 5 8 2 2 0 L 2
5 1978-02-12 Vancouver Canucks W 8 3 3 2 0 W 1
6 1978-02-16 Atlanta Flames W 5 3 4 2 0 W 2
7 1978-02-18 @ Philadelphia Flyers L 2 4 4 3 0 L 1
8 1978-02-19 Los Angeles Kings W 5 1 5 3 0 W 1
9 1978-02-23 Washington Capitals W 4 1 6 3 0 W 2
10 1978-02-25 @ Atlanta Flames T 2 2 6 3 1 T 1
11 1978-02-26 St. Louis Blues L 1 3 6 4 1 L 1
12 1978-02-28 @ Montreal Canadiens L 3 9 6 5 1 L 2
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
13 1978-03-01 @ New York Rangers L 2 3 6 6 1 L 3
14 1978-03-04 @ Minnesota North Stars W 3 1 7 6 1 W 1
15 1978-03-05 Minnesota North Stars W 4 3 8 6 1 W 2
16 1978-03-09 Boston Bruins T 2 2 8 6 2 T 1
17 1978-03-11 Colorado Rockies W 5 4 9 6 2 W 1
18 1978-03-12 Vancouver Canucks T 4 4 9 6 3 T 1
19 1978-03-16 @ Los Angeles Kings T 3 3 9 6 4 T 2
20 1978-03-18 @ Vancouver Canucks W 5 4 10 6 4 W 1
21 1978-03-19 @ Colorado Rockies L 4 6 10 7 4 L 1
22 1978-03-22 Atlanta Flames W 4 1 11 7 4 W 1
23 1978-03-25 @ Pittsburgh Penguins T 2 2 11 7 5 T 1
24 1978-03-26 @ Washington Capitals W 4 1 12 7 5 W 1
25 1978-03-28 Buffalo Sabres W 7 0 13 7 5 W 2
26 1978-03-30 Los Angeles Kings L 0 4 13 8 5 L 1
27 1978-04-01 @ Chicago Black Hawks L 0 2 13 9 5 L 2
28 1978-04-02 New York Islanders L 2 5 13 10 5 L 3
29 1978-04-05 @ Cleveland Barons T 5 5 13 10 6 T 1
30 1978-04-06 Pittsburgh Penguins W 6 4 14 10 6 W 1
31 1978-04-08 @ Montreal Canadiens L 1 5 14 11 6 L 1
32 1978-04-09 Montreal Canadiens W 4 0 15 11 6 W 1

Playoffs

GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
1 1978-04-11 @ Atlanta Flames W 5 3 1 0 0 W 1
2 1978-04-13 Atlanta Flames W 3 2 2 0 0 W 2
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
3 1978-04-17 @ Montreal Canadiens L 2 6 2 1 0 L 1
4 1978-04-19 @ Montreal Canadiens W 4 2 3 1 0 W 1
5 1978-04-21 Montreal Canadiens L 2 4 3 2 0 L 1
6 1978-04-23 Montreal Canadiens L 0 8 3 3 0 L 2
7 1978-04-25 @ Montreal Canadiens L 2 4 3 4 0 L 3