1978-79 Indianapolis Racers Roster and Statistics

Franchise Index

Record: 5-18-2 (12 points), Finished 7th in WHA (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Pat Stapleton (5-18-2)

Goals For: 78 (7th of 10), Goals Against: 130 (4th of 10)
SRS: -1.98 (8th of 10), SOS: 0.10 (4th of 10)

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
Indianapolis Racers 25 5 18 2 12 .240 78 130 -1.98 0.10 8.32 16 27 0 7
League Average 52 24 24 4 52 .500 192 192 0.00 0.00 7.40 58 279 24.22 58 285 77.87 7 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 1 G, 1 A, 2 P
Ken Block D 34 5-10 191 L/- 6 March 18, 1944 2 G, 3 A, 5 P
Don Burgess LW 32 6-0 170 L/- 6 June 8, 1946 1 G, 1 A, 2 P
Peter Driscoll LW 24 6-0 190 L/- 4 October 27, 1954 3 G, 1 A, 4 P
Wes George LW 20 6-2 220 L/- R September 26, 1958 4 G, 2 A, 6 P
Bruce Greig LW 25 6-2 220 L/- 2 May 9, 1953 3 G, 7 A, 10 P
Wayne Gretzky C 18 6-0 185 L/- R January 26, 1961 3 G, 3 A, 6 P
John Hughes D 24 5-11 200 L/- 4 March 18, 1954 3 G, 4 A, 7 P
Dave Inkpen D 24 6-0 195 R/- 3 September 4, 1954 1 G, 8 A, 9 P
Gary Inness G 29 6-0 195 -/L 1 May 28, 1949 , 5.02 GAA
Glen Irwin D 27 5-11 195 R/- 4 March 1, 1951 0 G, 1 A, 1 P
Claude Larose LW 23 5-10 175 L/- 3 May 17, 1955 5 G, 8 A, 13 P
Don Larway RW 24 6-1 192 R/- 4 February 2, 1954 8 G, 10 A, 18 P
Rene Leclerc RW 31 5-11 165 R/- 6 November 12, 1947 5 G, 7 A, 12 P
Rich LeDuc C 27 5-11 170 L/- 4 August 24, 1951 5 G, 9 A, 14 P
Gerry Leroux LW 20 5-7 160 L/- R June 9, 1958 0 G, 3 A, 3 P
Gary MacGregor C 24 5-9 170 L/- 4 September 21, 1954 8 G, 4 A, 12 P
Dean Magee LW 23 6-2 210 L/- R April 29, 1955 0 G, 1 A, 1 P
Al McLeod D 29 5-11 200 L/- 4 June 17, 1949 0 G, 11 A, 11 P
Mark Messier C 18 6-1 210 L/- R January 18, 1961 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
Eddie Mio G 25 5-10 180 -/L 1 January 31, 1954 , 3.22 GAA
Angelo Moretto C 25 6-3 212 L/- R September 18, 1953 3 G, 1 A, 4 P
Kevin Morrison D 29 6-0 202 L/- 5 October 28, 1949 0 G, 2 A, 2 P
Dave Morrow C 21 6-0 180 L/- R April 4, 1957 2 G, 10 A, 12 P
Kevin Nugent RW 23 6-5 230 R/- R June 7, 1955 2 G, 8 A, 10 P
Michel Parizeau C 30 5-10 165 L/- 6 April 9, 1948 4 G, 9 A, 13 P
Jerry Rollins D 23 6-2 195 R/- 2 March 22, 1955 0 G, 1 A, 1 P
Larry Sacharuk D 26 6-0 200 R/- R September 16, 1952 2 G, 9 A, 11 P
Gary Smith G 34 6-4 215 -/L R February 4, 1944 , 5.51 GAA
Claude St. Sauveur LW 27 6-1 185 L/- 5 January 2, 1952 4 G, 2 A, 6 P
Blaine Stoughton RW 25 5-11 185 R/- 2 March 13, 1953 9 G, 9 A, 18 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 Blaine Stoughton RW 25 25 9 9 18 7 -18 16 6 3 0 78 11.5
2 Don Larway RW 24 25 8 10 18 7 -20 39 6 2 0 56 14.3
3 Rich LeDuc C 27 13 5 9 14 5 -2 14 3 2 0 68 7.4
4 Claude Larose LW 23 13 5 8 13 5 5 0 5 0 0 34 14.7
5 Michel Parizeau C 30 22 4 9 13 5 -1 4 4 0 0 25 16.0
6 Gary MacGregor C 24 17 8 4 12 5 -12 0 7 1 0 45 17.8
7 Rene Leclerc RW 31 22 5 7 12 5 2 12 4 1 0 54 9.3
8 Dave Morrow C 21 10 2 10 12 4 -13 29 2 0 0 15 13.3
9 Larry Sacharuk D 26 15 2 9 11 3 -11 25 0 2 0 49 4.1
10 Al McLeod D 29 25 0 11 11 3 0 22 0 0 0 23 0.0
11 Bruce Greig LW 25 21 3 7 10 3 -5 64 3 0 0 13 23.1
12 Kevin Nugent RW 23 25 2 8 10 3 -2 20 2 0 0 38 5.3
13 Dave Inkpen D 24 25 1 8 9 3 -5 22 1 0 0 34 2.9
14 John Hughes D 24 22 3 4 7 3 -16 48 3 0 0 24 12.5
15 Wes George LW 20 9 4 2 6 3 -11 23 3 1 0 13 30.8
16 Claude St. Sauveur LW 27 17 4 2 6 3 -6 12 2 2 0 38 10.5
17 Wayne Gretzky C 18 8 3 3 6 2 -3 0 3 0 0 17 17.6
18 Ken Block D 34 22 2 3 5 2 -11 10 2 0 0 9 22.2
19 Peter Driscoll LW 24 8 3 1 4 2 1 17 2 1 0 23 13.0
20 Angelo Moretto C 25 18 3 1 4 2 -6 2 2 1 0 12 25.0
21 Gerry Leroux LW 20 10 0 3 3 1 -4 2 0 0 0 13 0.0
22 Bryon Baltimore D 26 2 1 1 2 1 -1 2 1 0 0 4 25.0
23 Don Burgess LW 32 3 1 1 2 1 -4 0 1 0 0 3 33.3
24 Kevin Morrison D 29 5 0 2 2 1 -10 0 0 0 0 10 0.0
25 Glen Irwin D 27 24 0 1 1 0 -10 124 0 0 0 19 0.0
26 Dean Magee LW 23 5 0 1 1 0 -2 10 0 0 0 6 0.0
27 Jerry Rollins D 23 7 0 1 1 0 -4 7 0 0 0 4 0.0
28 Gary Inness G 29 10 0 0 0 0 0 9 0 0 0 0
29 Mark Messier C 18 5 0 0 0 0 -4 0 0 0 0 7 0.0
30 Eddie Mio G 25 5 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
31 Gary Smith G 34 11 0 0 0 0 0 8 0 0 0 0
Team Total 78 135 213 -173 543 62 16 0 734 10.6

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 Gary Inness G 29 10 51 369 318 .862 5.02 0 609 116 -7.04
2 Eddie Mio G 25 5 13 153 140 .915 3.22 1 242
3 Gary Smith G 34 11 61 400 339 .848 5.51 0 664 128 -13.35
Team Total 125 922 797 .864 4.95 1 1515