1972-73 Minnesota North Stars Roster and Statistics

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Record: 37-30-11 (85 points), Finished 3rd in NHL West Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Jack Gordon (37-30-11)

Goals For: 254 (9th of 16), Goals Against: 230 (5th of 16)
SRS: 0.29 (7th of 16), SOS: -0.02 (10th of 16)

Playoffs:
Lost Quarter-Finals (4-2) versus Philadelphia Flyers

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
Minnesota North Stars 78 37 30 11 85 .545 254 230 0.29 -0.02 6.21 37 237 15.61 59 265 77.74 1 7
League Average 78 34 34 11 78 .500 255 256 0.00 0.00 6.55 49 260 18.69 49 261 81.33 6 6

Roster

Age is on February 1 of given season
No. Player Pos Age Ht Wt S/C Exp Birth Date Summary
3 Fred Barrett D 23 5-11 195 L/- 1 January 26, 1950 2 G, 4 A, 6 P
14 Don Blackburn LW 34 6-0 190 L/- 5 May 14, 1938 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
9 Charlie Burns LW 36 5-11 170 L/- 10 February 14, 1936 4 G, 7 A, 11 P
12 Jerry Byers LW 20 5-11 170 L/- R March 29, 1952 0 G, 2 A, 2 P
16 Jude Drouin C 24 5-10 160 R/- 4 October 28, 1948 27 G, 46 A, 73 P
2 Barry Gibbs D 24 5-11 195 R/- 5 September 28, 1948 10 G, 24 A, 34 P
35 Gilles Gilbert G 23 6-1 175 -/L 3 March 31, 1949 10-10-2, 3.05 GAA
8 Bill Goldsworthy RW 28 6-0 190 R/- 8 August 24, 1944 27 G, 33 A, 60 P
21 Danny Grant LW 26 5-10 188 L/- 6 February 21, 1946 32 G, 35 A, 67 P
4 Ted Harris D 36 6-2 183 L/- 9 July 18, 1936 7 G, 23 A, 30 P
18 Buster Harvey RW 22 6-0 185 R/- 1 April 2, 1950 21 G, 34 A, 55 P
22 Dennis Hextall C 29 5-11 175 L/- 4 April 17, 1943 30 G, 52 A, 82 P
26 Terry Holbrook RW 22 6-0 185 R/- R July 11, 1950 2 G, 3 A, 5 P
30 Cesare Maniago G 34 6-3 195 -/L 9 January 13, 1939 21-18-6, 2.89 GAA
7 Jim McElmury D 23 6-1 190 L/- R October 3, 1949 0 G, 1 A, 1 P
25-26-27 Bruce McIntosh D 23 6-0 178 L/- R March 17, 1949 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
6 Doug Mohns D 39 6-0 185 L/- 19 December 13, 1933 4 G, 13 A, 17 P
23 Lou Nanne RW 31 6-1 185 R/- 5 June 2, 1941 15 G, 20 A, 35 P
17 Bob Nevin RW 34 6-0 185 R/- 14 March 18, 1938 5 G, 13 A, 18 P
5 Dennis O'Brien D 23 6-0 195 L/- 2 June 10, 1949 3 G, 11 A, 14 P
10 Murray Oliver C 35 5-10 170 L/- 14 November 14, 1937 11 G, 31 A, 42 P
11 J.P. Parise LW 31 5-9 175 L/- 7 December 11, 1941 27 G, 48 A, 75 P
29 Dean Prentice LW 40 5-11 180 L/- 20 October 5, 1932 26 G, 16 A, 42 P
20 Tom Reid D 26 6-1 200 L/- 5 June 24, 1946 1 G, 13 A, 14 P
1 Gump Worsley G 43 5-7 180 -/L 19 May 14, 1929 6-2-3, 2.88 GAA

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 Dennis Hextall C 29 78 30 52 82 30 29 140 27 3 0 4 45 7 0 140 21.4 0 0:00 5.8 1.8 7.6
2 J.P. Parise LW 31 78 27 48 75 28 18 96 21 6 0 4 39 9 0 188 14.4 0 0:00 5.0 1.5 6.5
3 Jude Drouin C 24 78 27 46 73 27 12 61 24 3 0 5 38 8 0 279 9.7 0 0:00 4.8 1.3 6.1
4 Danny Grant LW 26 78 32 35 67 27 23 12 29 3 0 6 25 10 0 251 12.7 0 0:00 4.7 1.6 6.4
5 Bill Goldsworthy RW 28 75 27 33 60 24 24 97 19 8 0 2 29 4 0 260 10.4 0 0:00 3.9 1.6 5.5
6 Buster Harvey RW 22 68 21 34 55 21 23 16 18 3 0 3 29 5 0 184 11.4 0 0:00 3.3 1.5 4.8
7 Dean Prentice LW 40 73 26 16 42 18 3 22 21 5 0 5 13 3 0 168 15.5 0 0:00 2.4 0.9 3.3
8 Murray Oliver C 35 75 11 31 42 14 4 10 9 2 0 2 30 1 0 174 6.3 0 0:00 1.1 1.0 2.1
9 Lou Nanne RW 31 74 15 20 35 14 19 39 13 2 0 2 14 6 0 142 10.6 0 0:00 0.9 1.5 2.3
10 Barry Gibbs D 24 63 10 24 34 12 14 54 8 2 0 0 16 8 0 163 6.1 0 0:00 2.4 4.1 6.6
11 Ted Harris D 36 78 7 23 30 10 25 83 7 0 0 1 23 0 0 94 7.4 0 0:00 1.6 5.6 7.2
12 Bob Nevin RW 34 66 5 13 18 6 -12 0 5 0 0 1 11 2 0 55 9.1 0 0:00 -1.0 0.4 -0.6
13 Doug Mohns D 39 67 4 13 17 6 11 52 4 0 0 1 9 4 0 104 3.8 0 0:00 0.5 4.2 4.6
14 Dennis O'Brien D 23 74 3 11 14 5 11 75 3 0 0 0 11 0 0 58 5.2 0 0:00 0.0 4.5 4.5
15 Tom Reid D 26 60 1 13 14 4 15 50 1 0 0 0 12 0 1 79 1.3 0 0:00 0.1 4.1 4.1
16 Charlie Burns LW 36 65 4 7 11 4 -3 13 3 0 1 0 7 0 0 41 9.8 0 0:00 -1.6 0.7 -1.0
17 Fred Barrett D 23 46 2 4 6 2 14 21 2 0 0 0 4 0 0 51 3.9 0 0:00 -0.2 3.3 3.0
18 Terry Holbrook RW 22 21 2 3 5 2 -4 0 2 0 0 1 3 0 0 18 11.1 0 0:00 -0.3 0.1 -0.2
19 Jerry Byers LW 20 14 0 2 2 1 -2 6 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 17 0.0 0 0:00 -0.5 0.1 -0.4
20 Jim McElmury D 23 7 0 1 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0:00 -0.1 0.4 0.4
21 Gump Worsley G 43 12 0 1 1 0 0 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 0.0 0.0 2.0
22 Don Blackburn LW 34 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 -0.2 0.0 -0.1
23 Gilles Gilbert G 23 22 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 0.0 0.0 4.0
24 Cesare Maniago G 34 47 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 0.0 0.0 8.8
25 Bruce McIntosh D 23 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 0.0 0.1 0.1
Team Total 78 254 430 684 225 881 216 37 1 37 2466 10.3 32.5 40.3 87.7

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 Cesare Maniago G 34 47 21 18 6 132 2.89 5 2736 8.8
2 Gilles Gilbert G 23 22 10 10 2 67 3.05 2 1320 4.0
3 Gump Worsley G 43 12 6 2 3 30 2.88 0 624 2.0
Team Total 78 37 30 11 229 2.94 7 4680 14.8

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 Danny Grant LW 26 6 3 1 4 2 0 3 0 0 0
2 Bill Goldsworthy RW 28 6 2 2 4 2 0 1 1 0 0
3 Jude Drouin C 24 6 1 3 4 1 0 1 0 0 0
4 Murray Oliver C 35 6 0 4 4 1 2 0 0 0 0
5 Lou Nanne RW 31 6 1 2 3 1 0 1 0 0 0
6 Dennis Hextall C 29 6 2 0 2 1 16 2 0 0 2
7 Buster Harvey RW 22 6 0 2 2 1 4 0 0 0 0
8 Tom Reid D 26 6 0 2 2 1 4 0 0 0 0
9 Barry Gibbs D 24 5 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0
10 Dennis O'Brien D 23 6 1 0 1 1 38 1 0 0 0
11 Dean Prentice LW 40 6 1 0 1 1 16 0 1 0 0
12 Ted Harris D 36 5 0 1 1 0 15 0 0 0 0
13 Doug Mohns D 39 6 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0
14 Chris Ahrens D 20 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
15 Fred Barrett D 23 6 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0
16 Charlie Burns LW 36 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
17 Gilles Gilbert G 23 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
18 Terry Holbrook RW 22 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
19 Cesare Maniago G 34 5 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
20 J.P. Parise LW 31 6 0 0 0 0 9 0 0 0 0
Team Total 6 12 18 30 112 9 3 0 2

Goalies Playoffs

Goalie Stats
Rk Player Pos Age GP W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN GA%- GSAA
1 Cesare Maniago G 34 5 2 3 9 1.75 2 309
2 Gilles Gilbert G 23 1 0 1 4 4.00 0 60
Team Total 6 2 4 13 2.11 2 369