1977-78 Indianapolis Racers Schedule and Results

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Record: 24-51-5 (53 points), Finished 8th in WHA (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Ron Ingram (16-31-4), Bill Goldsworthy (8-20-1)

Goals For: 267 (8th of 10), Goals Against: 353 (10th of 10)
SRS: -0.94 (8th of 10), SOS: 0.13 (1st of 10)

Regular Season

GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
1 1977-10-12 @ Cincinnati Stingers W 5 4 1 0 0 W 1
2 1977-10-15 @ Houston Aeros L 1 5 1 1 0 L 1
3 1977-10-16 @ Winnipeg Jets L 1 9 1 2 0 L 2
4 1977-10-18 New England Whalers T 2 2 1 2 1 T 1
5 1977-10-21 Quebec Nordiques T 4 4 1 2 2 T 2
6 1977-10-25 @ Birmingham Bulls W 5 4 2 2 2 W 1
7 1977-10-26 Winnipeg Jets W 5 3 3 2 2 W 2
8 1977-10-29 Birmingham Bulls W 6 2 4 2 2 W 3
9 1977-11-01 Houston Aeros W 6 3 5 2 2 W 4
10 1977-11-04 @ Edmonton Oilers L 1 3 5 3 2 L 1
11 1977-11-11 @ Houston Aeros L 3 5 5 4 2 L 2
12 1977-11-12 @ New England Whalers L 3 5 5 5 2 L 3
13 1977-11-15 New England Whalers L 4 6 5 6 2 L 4
14 1977-11-18 Birmingham Bulls L 1 2 5 7 2 L 5
15 1977-11-19 Winnipeg Jets L 4 6 5 8 2 L 6
16 1977-11-20 @ Quebec Nordiques L 2 5 5 9 2 L 7
17 1977-11-23 @ New England Whalers T 3 3 5 9 3 T 1
18 1977-11-24 Edmonton Oilers W OT 5 4 6 9 3 W 1
19 1977-11-26 Cincinnati Stingers L 5 7 6 10 3 L 1
20 1977-11-30 @ Cincinnati Stingers L 0 3 6 11 3 L 2
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
21 1977-12-01 Quebec Nordiques W 5 4 7 11 3 W 1
22 1977-12-02 @ Houston Aeros W 4 2 8 11 3 W 2
23 1977-12-04 @ Birmingham Bulls L 0 3 8 12 3 L 1
24 1977-12-06 New England Whalers W 5 2 9 12 3 W 1
25 1977-12-09 Czechoslovakia L 3 5 9 13 3 L 1
26 1977-12-10 @ Quebec Nordiques L 3 5 9 14 3 L 2
27 1977-12-11 @ Winnipeg Jets L 1 7 9 15 3 L 3
28 1977-12-14 @ Cincinnati Stingers L 1 3 9 16 3 L 4
29 1977-12-15 Houston Aeros T 3 3 9 16 4 T 1
30 1977-12-18 Soviet All-Stars L 3 4 9 17 4 L 1
31 1977-12-22 Cincinnati Stingers L 1 4 9 18 4 L 2
32 1977-12-23 @ New England Whalers L 3 5 9 19 4 L 3
33 1977-12-28 @ Cincinnati Stingers L OT 4 5 9 20 4 L 4
34 1977-12-29 Houston Aeros L 1 7 9 21 4 L 5
35 1977-12-30 @ Edmonton Oilers L 5 8 9 22 4 L 6
36 1978-01-04 Birmingham Bulls W 4 1 10 22 4 W 1
37 1978-01-06 New England Whalers W 4 3 11 22 4 W 2
38 1978-01-07 @ Houston Aeros W OT 2 1 12 22 4 W 3
39 1978-01-08 @ Winnipeg Jets L 2 4 12 23 4 L 1
40 1978-01-11 Quebec Nordiques W 2 1 13 23 4 W 1
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
41 1978-01-14 Winnipeg Jets L 3 6 13 24 4 L 1
42 1978-01-20 Houston Aeros L 3 4 13 25 4 L 2
43 1978-01-21 Edmonton Oilers L 2 3 13 26 4 L 3
44 1978-01-22 @ Winnipeg Jets W 5 4 14 26 4 W 1
45 1978-01-25 @ Edmonton Oilers L 2 6 14 27 4 L 1
46 1978-01-30 Cincinnati Stingers L 3 4 14 28 4 L 2
47 1978-01-31 Edmonton Oilers L 4 6 14 29 4 L 3
48 1978-02-01 @ Cincinnati Stingers L 0 8 14 30 4 L 4
49 1978-02-03 Quebec Nordiques W OT 5 4 15 30 4 W 1
50 1978-02-04 @ Birmingham Bulls L 2 5 15 31 4 L 1
51 1978-02-05 Birmingham Bulls W 6 1 16 31 4 W 1
52 1978-02-11 Winnipeg Jets L 3 5 16 32 4 L 1
53 1978-02-15 Quebec Nordiques W 9 6 17 32 4 W 1
54 1978-02-17 @ Birmingham Bulls L OT 4 5 17 33 4 L 1
55 1978-02-18 New England Whalers L 1 4 17 34 4 L 2
56 1978-02-19 @ Edmonton Oilers L OT 3 4 17 35 4 L 3
57 1978-02-25 @ Quebec Nordiques L 5 7 17 36 4 L 4
58 1978-02-26 @ Birmingham Bulls W 6 3 18 36 4 W 1
59 1978-03-01 Houston Aeros W 5 1 19 36 4 W 2
60 1978-03-03 @ Edmonton Oilers W 8 6 20 36 4 W 3
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
61 1978-03-04 Winnipeg Jets W 8 6 21 36 4 W 4
62 1978-03-05 Cincinnati Stingers W 4 2 22 36 4 W 5
63 1978-03-08 Quebec Nordiques L OT 4 5 22 37 4 L 1
64 1978-03-09 @ Winnipeg Jets L 5 6 22 38 4 L 2
65 1978-03-11 Houston Aeros W 4 2 23 38 4 W 1
66 1978-03-12 @ Houston Aeros L 3 6 23 39 4 L 1
67 1978-03-15 @ New England Whalers L 0 7 23 40 4 L 2
68 1978-03-16 @ Quebec Nordiques L 2 5 23 41 4 L 3
69 1978-03-18 @ Cincinnati Stingers L 2 4 23 42 4 L 4
70 1978-03-19 @ Birmingham Bulls T 3 3 23 42 5 T 1
71 1978-03-21 @ New England Whalers L 3 6 23 43 5 L 1
72 1978-03-24 @ Edmonton Oilers L 0 4 23 44 5 L 2
73 1978-03-28 Edmonton Oilers L OT 3 4 23 45 5 L 3
74 1978-03-30 Winnipeg Jets L 1 4 23 46 5 L 4
75 1978-04-01 Edmonton Oilers L 1 4 23 47 5 L 5
76 1978-04-02 Cincinnati Stingers W 6 3 24 47 5 W 1
77 1978-04-07 Cincinnati Stingers L 4 6 24 48 5 L 1
78 1978-04-08 @ Quebec Nordiques L 3 7 24 49 5 L 2
79 1978-04-09 Birmingham Bulls L 7 9 24 50 5 L 3
80 1978-04-11 @ New England Whalers L 3 6 24 51 5 L 4