1981-82 Minnesota North Stars Roster and Statistics

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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 GP W L T PTS PTS% GF GA SRS SOS TG/G PP PPO PP% PPA PPOA PK% SH SHA S S% SA SV% PDO
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 2641 13.1
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 2485 12.9

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) 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 +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TOI ATOI OPS DPS PS BLK HIT FOwin FOloss FO%
1 Bobby Smith C 23 80 43 71 114 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 -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 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 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 -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 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 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 -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 -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 -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 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 -5 103 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 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 -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 -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 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 -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 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 -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 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 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 6 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 10.0
29 Mike Antonovich C 30 2 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 19 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 4.9
31 Jim Dobson RW 21 6 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 -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 -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
35 Udo Kiessling D 26 1 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 -0.1 0.0 -0.1
37 Lindsay Middlebrook G 26 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.5
38 Dave Richter D 21 3 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 -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 37 415 152 13 2641 13.1 39.1 41.8 96.4

Goalies Regular Season

Goalie Stats
Rk Player Pos Age GP GS W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN QS QS% RBS 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 +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TOI ATOI
1 Steve Payne LW 23 4 4 2 6 2 2 2 0 0
2 Bobby Smith C 23 4 2 4 6 5 2 0 0 0
3 Dino Ciccarelli RW 21 4 3 1 4 2 1 2 0 1
4 Craig Hartsburg D 22 4 1 2 3 14 1 0 0 0
5 Brad Maxwell D 24 4 0 3 3 13 0 0 0 0
6 Gordie Roberts D 24 4 0 3 3 27 0 0 0 0
7 Mark Johnson C 24 4 2 0 2 0 1 1 0 0
8 Tim Young C 26 4 1 1 2 10 1 0 0 0
9 Kent-Erik Andersson RW 30 4 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0
10 Neal Broten C 22 4 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0
11 Tom McCarthy LW 21 4 0 2 2 4 0 0 0 0
12 Al MacAdam RW 29 4 1 0 1 4 1 0 0 0
13 Fred Barrett D 32 4 0 1 1 16 0 0 0 0
14 Ken Solheim LW 20 1 0 1 1 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 2 0 0 0 0
17 Jack Carlson LW 27 1 0 0 0 15 0 0 0 0
18 Steve Christoff C 24 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
19 Ron Friest LW 23 2 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0
20 Curt Giles D 23 4 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
21 Anders Hakansson LW 25 3 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
24 Brad Palmer LW 20 3 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 GS W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN QS QS% RBS 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