1981-82 Minnesota North Stars Roster and Statistics

Franchise Index

Record: 37-23-20 (94 points), Finished 1st in NHL Norris Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Glen Sonmor (37-23-20)

Goals For: 346 (5th of 21), Goals Against: 288 (6th of 21)
SRS: 0.53 (5th of 21), SOS: -0.19 (20th of 21)

Playoffs:
Lost Division Semi-Finals (3-1) versus Chicago Black Hawks

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 80 37 23 20 94 .588 346 288 0.53 -0.19 7.93 89 362 24.59 49 271 81.92 11 9
League Average 80 33 33 14 80 .500 321 321 0.00 0.00 8.03 73 320 22.85 73 320 77.15 9 9

Roster

Age is on February 1 of given season
No. Player Pos Age Ht Wt S/C Exp Birth Date Summary
8 Kent-Erik Andersson RW 30 6-2 185 -/- 4 May 24, 1951 9 G, 12 A, 21 P
29 Mike Antonovich C 30 5-8 165 L/- 2 October 18, 1951 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
3 Fred Barrett D 32 5-11 195 L/- 10 January 26, 1950 1 G, 15 A, 16 P
33 Don Beaupre G 20 5-10 172 -/L 1 September 19, 1961 11-8-9, 3.71 GAA
7 Neal Broten C 22 5-9 175 L/- 1 November 29, 1959 38 G, 60 A, 98 P
6 Murray Brumwell D 21 6-2 190 L/- 1 March 31, 1960 0 G, 3 A, 3 P
21 Jack Carlson LW 27 6-3 205 L/- 2 August 23, 1954 8 G, 4 A, 12 P
28 Steve Christoff C 24 6-1 180 R/- 2 January 23, 1958 26 G, 29 A, 55 P
20 Dino Ciccarelli RW 21 5-10 185 R/- 1 February 8, 1960 55 G, 51 A, 106 P
31-32 Jim Dobson RW 21 6-1 195 R/- 2 February 29, 1960 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
18 Mike Eaves RW 25 5-10 180 R/- 3 June 10, 1956 11 G, 10 A, 21 P
29-31 Ron Friest LW 23 5-11 185 L/- 1 November 4, 1958 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
2 Curt Giles D 23 5-8 175 L/- 2 November 30, 1958 3 G, 12 A, 15 P
16 Anders Hakansson LW 25 6-2 190 L/- R April 27, 1956 12 G, 4 A, 16 P
4 Craig Hartsburg D 22 6-1 200 L/- 2 June 29, 1959 17 G, 60 A, 77 P
6 Peter Hayek D 24 5-10 200 L/- R November 16, 1957 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
32 Archie Henderson RW 24 6-6 220 R/- 1 February 17, 1957 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
9 Mark Johnson C 24 5-9 170 L/- 2 September 22, 1957 2 G, 2 A, 4 P
6 Udo Kiessling D 26 5-10 180 L/- R May 21, 1955 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
25 Al MacAdam RW 29 6-0 180 L/- 8 March 16, 1952 18 G, 43 A, 61 P
5 Brad Maxwell D 24 6-2 195 R/- 4 July 8, 1957 10 G, 21 A, 31 P
9 Kevin Maxwell C 21 5-9 165 R/- 1 March 30, 1960 1 G, 4 A, 5 P
11 Tom McCarthy LW 21 6-2 200 L/- 2 July 31, 1960 12 G, 30 A, 42 P
23 Ron Meighan D 18 6-3 195 R/- R May 26, 1963 1 G, 1 A, 2 P
29 Roger Melin LW 25 6-4 195 L/- 1 April 25, 1956 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
27 Gilles Meloche G 31 5-10 185 -/L 11 July 12, 1950 26-15-9, 3.47 GAA
35 Lindsay Middlebrook G 26 5-7 160 -/R 2 September 7, 1955 0-0-2, 3.00 GAA
24 Bill Nyrop D 29 6-2 205 L/- 3 July 23, 1952 4 G, 8 A, 12 P
14 Brad Palmer LW 20 6-0 185 L/- 1 September 14, 1961 22 G, 23 A, 45 P
26 Steve Payne LW 23 6-2 210 L/- 3 August 16, 1958 33 G, 45 A, 78 P
6 Daniel Poulin D 24 5-11 185 R/- R September 19, 1957 1 G, 1 A, 2 P
29 Dave Richter D 21 6-5 225 R/- R April 8, 1960 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
10 Gordie Roberts D 24 6-1 195 L/- 2 October 2, 1957 4 G, 30 A, 34 P
22 Gary Sargent D 27 5-10 210 L/- 6 February 8, 1954 0 G, 5 A, 5 P
15 Bobby Smith C 23 6-4 210 L/- 3 February 12, 1958 43 G, 71 A, 114 P
12-31 Ken Solheim LW 20 6-3 210 L/- 1 March 27, 1961 4 G, 5 A, 9 P
17 Tim Young C 26 6-1 190 R/- 6 February 22, 1955 10 G, 31 A, 41 P
12 Warren Young C 26 6-3 195 L/- R January 11, 1956 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
29 Tom Younghans RW 29 5-11 175 R/- 5 January 22, 1953 1 G, 0 A, 1 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 Bobby Smith C 23 80 43 71 114 43 10 82 23 20 0 4 56 15 0 261 16.5 7.3 1.4 8.7
2 Dino Ciccarelli RW 21 76 55 51 106 44 14 138 35 20 0 4 34 17 0 289 19.0 7.7 1.5 9.2
3 Neal Broten C 22 73 38 60 98 37 14 42 29 7 2 4 40 18 2 188 20.2 6.2 1.4 7.6
4 Steve Payne LW 23 74 33 45 78 30 20 76 22 11 0 3 32 13 0 239 13.8 4.4 1.6 6.0
5 Craig Hartsburg D 22 76 17 60 77 26 11 117 12 5 0 2 30 30 0 204 8.3 4.8 5.0 9.8
6 Al MacAdam RW 29 79 18 43 61 21 9 37 11 5 2 4 37 6 0 141 12.8 2.1 1.4 3.4
7 Steve Christoff C 24 69 26 29 55 22 9 14 22 4 0 1 28 1 0 178 14.6 2.6 1.2 3.9
8 Brad Palmer LW 20 72 22 23 45 18 -13 18 15 7 0 3 17 6 0 180 12.2 1.5 0.7 2.3
9 Tom McCarthy LW 21 40 12 30 42 15 10 36 9 3 0 1 22 7 1 89 13.5 2.0 0.8 2.8
10 Tim Young C 26 49 10 31 41 14 0 67 9 1 0 1 22 7 2 125 8.0 1.4 0.7 2.1
11 Gordie Roberts D 24 79 4 30 34 10 -1 119 4 0 0 0 19 11 0 104 3.8 1.0 4.5 5.5
12 Brad Maxwell D 24 51 10 21 31 11 6 96 9 0 1 1 11 10 0 109 9.2 1.7 3.3 5.0
13 Mike Eaves RW 25 25 11 10 21 9 2 0 9 2 0 1 7 3 0 62 17.7 1.1 0.4 1.5
14 Kent-Erik Andersson RW 30 70 9 12 21 8 -5 18 9 0 0 2 7 0 5 78 11.5 -0.9 0.9 0.0
15 Anders Hakansson LW 25 72 12 4 16 8 -12 29 8 0 4 1 4 0 0 76 15.8 -1.1 0.8 -0.4
16 Fred Barrett D 32 69 1 15 16 5 -12 89 1 0 0 0 15 0 0 43 2.3 -0.3 3.4 3.2
17 Curt Giles D 23 74 3 12 15 5 15 87 3 0 0 1 9 0 3 65 4.6 -0.3 5.1 4.8
18 Jack Carlson LW 27 57 8 4 12 5 -5 103 7 1 0 1 4 0 0 39 20.5 -1.0 0.7 -0.3
19 Bill Nyrop D 29 42 4 8 12 4 14 35 3 0 1 1 8 0 0 25 16.0 0.2 3.2 3.4
20 Ken Solheim LW 20 29 4 5 9 4 -8 4 2 2 0 2 5 0 0 46 8.7 -0.3 0.2 -0.1
21 Kevin Maxwell C 21 12 1 4 5 2 -1 8 1 0 0 0 3 1 0 20 5.0 -0.1 0.2 0.1
22 Gary Sargent D 27 15 0 5 5 1 5 18 0 0 0 0 2 3 0 24 0.0 0.0 1.1 1.2
23 Mark Johnson C 24 10 2 2 4 2 -4 10 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 18 11.1 0.0 0.0 0.0
24 Murray Brumwell D 21 21 0 3 3 1 0 18 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 12 0.0 -0.2 1.2 1.0
25 Ron Meighan D 18 7 1 1 2 1 -2 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 4 25.0 0.1 0.3 0.4
26 Daniel Poulin D 24 3 1 1 2 1 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 8 12.5 0.1 0.2 0.4
27 Tom Younghans RW 29 3 1 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 50.0 0.0 0.1 0.1
28 Gilles Meloche G 31 51 0 1 1 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 10.0
29 Mike Antonovich C 30 2 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.1 0.0 -0.1
30 Don Beaupre G 20 29 0 0 0 0 0 19 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 4.9
31 Jim Dobson RW 21 6 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0.0 -0.3 0.1 -0.2
32 Ron Friest LW 23 10 0 0 0 0 -4 31 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0.0 -0.4 0.0 -0.4
33 Peter Hayek D 24 1 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0
34 Archie Henderson RW 24 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0
35 Udo Kiessling D 26 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0
36 Roger Melin LW 25 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.1 0.0 -0.1
37 Lindsay Middlebrook G 26 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.5
38 Dave Richter D 21 3 0 0 0 0 0 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 -0.1 0.2 0.1
39 Warren Young C 26 1 0 0 0 0 -3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 -0.1 -0.1
Team Total 80 346 581 927 69 1338 246 89 11 37 2641 13.1 39.1 41.8 96.4

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 Gilles Meloche G 31 51 26 15 9 175 3.47 1 3026 10.0
2 Don Beaupre G 20 29 11 8 9 101 3.71 0 1634 4.9
3 Lindsay Middlebrook G 26 3 0 0 2 7 3.00 0 140 0.5
Team Total 80 37 23 20 283 3.54 1 4800 15.4

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 Steve Payne LW 23 4 4 2 6 3 2 2 2 0 0
2 Bobby Smith C 23 4 2 4 6 2 5 2 0 0 0
3 Dino Ciccarelli RW 21 4 3 1 4 2 2 1 2 0 1
4 Craig Hartsburg D 22 4 1 2 3 1 14 1 0 0 0
5 Brad Maxwell D 24 4 0 3 3 1 13 0 0 0 0
6 Gordie Roberts D 24 4 0 3 3 1 27 0 0 0 0
7 Mark Johnson C 24 4 2 0 2 1 0 1 1 0 0
8 Tim Young C 26 4 1 1 2 1 10 1 0 0 0
9 Kent-Erik Andersson RW 30 4 0 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0
10 Neal Broten C 22 4 0 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0
11 Tom McCarthy LW 21 4 0 2 2 1 4 0 0 0 0
12 Al MacAdam RW 29 4 1 0 1 1 4 1 0 0 0
13 Fred Barrett D 32 4 0 1 1 0 16 0 0 0 0
14 Ken Solheim LW 20 1 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0
15 Don Beaupre G 20 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
16 Murray Brumwell D 21 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
17 Jack Carlson LW 27 1 0 0 0 0 15 0 0 0 0
18 Steve Christoff C 24 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
19 Ron Friest LW 23 2 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0
20 Curt Giles D 23 4 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
21 Anders Hakansson LW 25 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
22 Gilles Meloche G 31 4 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
23 Bill Nyrop D 29 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
24 Brad Palmer LW 20 3 0 0 0 0 12 0 0 0 0
Team Total 4 14 24 38 143 9 5 0 1

Goalies Playoffs

Goalie Stats
Rk Player Pos Age GP W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN GA%- GSAA
1 Gilles Meloche G 31 4 1 2 8 2.61 0 184
2 Don Beaupre G 20 2 0 1 4 4.00 0 60
Team Total 4 1 3 12 2.95 0 244