1984-85 Minnesota North Stars Roster and Statistics

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Record: 25-43-12 (62 points), Finished 4th in NHL Norris Division (Schedule and Results)

Coach: Bill Mahoney (3-8-2), Glen Sonmor (22-35-10)

Goals For: 268 (18th of 21), Goals Against: 321 (13th of 21)
SRS: -0.77 (17th of 21), SOS: -0.10 (17th of 21)

Playoffs:
Lost Division Finals (4-2) versus Chicago Black Hawks
Won Division Semi-Finals (3-0) versus St. Louis Blues

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 25 43 12 62 .388 268 321 -0.77 -0.10 7.36 71 335 21.19 88 358 75.42 4 14 2495 10.7 2558 .876
League Average 80 35 35 10 80 .500 311 311 0.00 0.00 7.77 71 321 22.20 71 321 77.80 11 11 2440 12.7 2440 .875

Roster

Age is on February 1 of given season
No. Player Pos Age Ht Wt S/C Exp Birth Date Summary
12 Keith Acton C 26 5-8 170 L/- 5 April 15, 1958 20 G, 38 A, 58 P
31 Jim Archibald RW 23 5-11 175 R/- R June 6, 1961 1 G, 2 A, 3 P
17 Brent Ashton LW 24 6-1 210 L/- 5 May 18, 1960 4 G, 7 A, 11 P
33 Don Beaupre G 23 5-10 172 -/L 4 September 19, 1961 10-17-3, 3.69 GAA
23 Brian Bellows RW 20 5-11 210 R/- 2 September 1, 1964 26 G, 36 A, 62 P
17 Bo Berglund LW 29 5-10 175 L/- 1 April 6, 1955 6 G, 9 A, 15 P
37 Don Biggs C 19 5-8 185 R/- R April 7, 1965 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
14 Scott Bjugstad C 23 6-1 185 L/- 1 June 2, 1961 11 G, 4 A, 15 P
7 Neal Broten C 25 5-9 175 L/- 4 November 29, 1959 19 G, 37 A, 56 P
20 Dino Ciccarelli RW 24 5-10 185 R/- 4 February 8, 1960 15 G, 17 A, 32 P
29 Tim Coulis LW 26 6-0 200 L/- 2 February 24, 1958 1 G, 1 A, 2 P
2 Curt Giles D 26 5-8 175 L/- 5 November 30, 1958 5 G, 25 A, 30 P
8-21 Dirk Graham RW 25 5-11 198 R/- 1 July 29, 1959 12 G, 11 A, 23 P
4 Craig Hartsburg (C) D 25 6-1 200 L/- 5 June 29, 1959 7 G, 11 A, 18 P
22 Tom Hirsch D 22 6-4 210 R/- 1 January 27, 1963 0 G, 4 A, 4 P
15 Paul Holmgren RW 29 6-3 210 R/- 9 December 2, 1955 4 G, 3 A, 7 P
18 David Jensen D 23 6-1 185 L/- 1 May 3, 1961 0 G, 1 A, 1 P
8-98 Brian Lawton LW 19 6-0 180 L/- 1 June 29, 1965 5 G, 6 A, 11 P
32 Dan Mandich D 24 6-3 205 R/- 2 June 12, 1960 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
26 John Markell LW 28 5-11 185 L/- 3 March 10, 1956 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
16 Terry Martin LW 29 5-11 195 L/- 9 October 25, 1955 1 G, 1 A, 2 P
9 Dennis Maruk C 29 5-8 175 L/- 9 November 17, 1955 19 G, 41 A, 60 P
5 Brad Maxwell D 27 6-2 195 R/- 7 July 8, 1957 3 G, 7 A, 10 P
11 Tom McCarthy LW 24 6-2 200 L/- 5 July 31, 1960 16 G, 21 A, 37 P
25 Tony McKegney LW 26 6-0 200 L/- 6 February 15, 1958 11 G, 13 A, 24 P
1 Roland Melanson G 24 5-10 185 -/L 4 June 28, 1960 5-10-3, 4.10 GAA
27 Gilles Meloche G 34 5-10 185 -/L 14 July 12, 1950 10-13-6, 3.80 GAA
16 Mark Napier C 28 5-10 182 L/- 6 January 28, 1957 10 G, 18 A, 28 P
44 Steve Payne LW 26 6-2 210 L/- 6 August 16, 1958 29 G, 22 A, 51 P
24 Willi Plett RW 29 6-3 205 R/- 9 June 7, 1955 14 G, 14 A, 28 P
36 Chris Pryor D 24 5-11 210 R/- R January 23, 1961 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
5-29 Dave Richter D 24 6-5 225 R/- 3 April 8, 1960 2 G, 8 A, 10 P
10 Gordie Roberts D 27 6-1 195 L/- 5 October 2, 1957 6 G, 36 A, 42 P
3 Bob Rouse D 20 6-2 215 R/- 1 June 18, 1964 2 G, 9 A, 11 P
1 Mike Sands G 21 5-9 170 -/L R April 6, 1963 0-3-0, 6.04 GAA
26 Gord Sherven RW 21 6-0 185 R/- 1 August 21, 1963 2 G, 12 A, 14 P
28 Harold Snepsts D 30 6-3 210 L/- 10 October 24, 1954 0 G, 7 A, 7 P
31 Ken Solheim LW 23 6-3 210 L/- 3 March 27, 1961 8 G, 10 A, 18 P
13 Tim Trimper LW 25 5-9 184 L/- 5 September 28, 1959 1 G, 4 A, 5 P
6 Randy Velischek D 22 6-0 200 L/- 2 February 10, 1962 4 G, 9 A, 13 P
34 Ron Wilson D 29 5-10 170 R/- 3 May 28, 1955 4 G, 8 A, 12 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
1 Brian Bellows RW 20 78 26 36 62 -18 72 17 8 1 3 19 16 1 211 12.3 3.1 0.7 3.8
2 Dennis Maruk C 29 71 19 41 60 -2 56 14 5 0 3 25 15 1 126 15.1 2.8 1.0 3.8
3 Keith Acton C 26 78 20 38 58 -3 90 16 4 0 3 22 14 2 167 12.0 2.4 1.1 3.5
4 Neal Broten C 25 80 19 37 56 -18 39 13 5 1 1 25 12 0 188 10.1 2.1 0.7 2.8
5 Steve Payne LW 26 76 29 22 51 -14 61 15 14 0 4 16 6 0 224 12.9 2.6 0.8 3.4
6 Gordie Roberts D 27 78 6 36 42 -12 112 5 1 0 0 22 14 0 142 4.2 1.8 3.5 5.3
7 Tom McCarthy LW 24 44 16 21 37 3 36 10 6 0 1 16 4 1 80 20.0 2.0 0.7 2.7
8 Dino Ciccarelli RW 24 51 15 17 32 -10 41 10 5 0 0 11 6 0 133 11.3 1.3 0.5 1.8
9 Curt Giles D 26 77 5 25 30 3 49 2 3 0 0 18 7 0 98 5.1 0.9 4.2 5.1
10 Willi Plett RW 29 47 14 14 28 4 157 13 1 0 1 10 4 0 83 16.9 1.1 0.8 1.9
11 Mark Napier C 28 39 10 18 28 -6 2 6 3 1 1 10 8 0 97 10.3 1.1 0.4 1.6
12 Tony McKegney LW 26 27 11 13 24 9 4 9 2 0 1 12 1 0 81 13.6 1.4 0.6 2.0
13 Dirk Graham RW 25 36 12 11 23 -15 23 9 3 0 1 10 1 0 81 14.8 1.0 0.1 1.2
14 Ken Solheim LW 23 55 8 10 18 -15 19 4 4 0 1 3 7 0 87 9.2 -0.3 0.4 0.1
15 Craig Hartsburg D 25 32 7 11 18 -5 54 5 1 1 1 6 5 0 93 7.5 1.1 1.4 2.5
16 Scott Bjugstad C 23 72 11 4 15 -21 32 10 1 0 1 3 1 0 108 10.2 -1.0 0.5 -0.5
17 Bo Berglund LW 29 33 6 9 15 -3 8 5 1 0 1 8 1 0 38 15.8 0.2 0.4 0.6
18 Gord Sherven RW 21 32 2 12 14 3 8 2 0 0 1 12 0 0 49 4.1 -0.1 0.6 0.4
19 Randy Velischek D 22 52 4 9 13 7 26 4 0 0 0 9 0 0 33 12.1 0.1 3.1 3.3
20 Ron Wilson D 29 13 4 8 12 -1 2 4 0 0 0 6 2 0 27 14.8 0.9 0.6 1.5
21 Brian Lawton LW 19 40 5 6 11 -2 24 4 1 0 1 6 0 0 40 12.5 -0.4 0.5 0.1
22 Brent Ashton LW 24 29 4 7 11 1 15 4 0 0 0 7 0 0 30 13.3 -0.1 0.5 0.4
23 Bob Rouse D 20 63 2 9 11 -14 113 2 0 0 0 9 0 0 80 2.5 -0.4 2.6 2.2
24 Brad Maxwell D 27 18 3 7 10 -8 53 2 1 0 0 3 4 0 29 10.3 0.5 0.5 1.1
25 Dave Richter D 24 55 2 8 10 3 221 2 0 0 0 8 0 0 29 6.9 -0.3 3.1 2.8
26 Paul Holmgren RW 29 16 4 3 7 -4 38 2 2 0 0 3 0 0 13 30.8 0.1 0.1 0.3
27 Harold Snepsts D 30 71 0 7 7 -19 232 0 0 0 0 7 0 0 50 0.0 -1.0 2.8 1.8
28 Tim Trimper LW 25 20 1 4 5 -9 15 1 0 0 0 4 0 0 28 3.6 -0.4 0.1 -0.3
29 Tom Hirsch D 22 15 0 4 4 -13 10 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 14 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1
30 Jim Archibald RW 23 4 1 2 3 0 11 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 12 8.3 0.1 0.1 0.2
31 Tim Coulis LW 26 7 1 1 2 -1 34 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 10 10.0 -0.1 0.1 0.0
32 Terry Martin LW 29 7 1 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 5 20.0 -0.1 0.1 0.0
33 David Jensen D 23 5 0 1 1 -5 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
34 Don Beaupre G 23 31 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 5.6
35 Don Biggs C 19 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0
36 Dan Mandich D 24 10 0 0 0 -3 32 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 -0.2 0.4 0.2
37 John Markell LW 28 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0
38 Roland Melanson G 24 20 0 0 0 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 2.8
39 Gilles Meloche G 34 32 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 5.4
40 Chris Pryor D 24 4 0 0 0 -2 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 -0.1 0.1 0.0
41 Mike Sands G 21 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.3
Team Total 80 268 452 720 -190 1726 193 71 4 25 318 129 5 2495 10.7 22.3 33.4 69.7

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 34 32 10 13 6 115 949 834 .879 3.80 0 1817 97 4.03 5.4
2 Don Beaupre G 23 31 10 17 3 109 934 825 .883 3.69 1 1770 93 8.15 5.6
3 Roland Melanson G 24 20 5 10 3 78 587 509 .867 4.10 0 1142 106 -4.38 2.8
4 Mike Sands G 21 3 0 3 0 14 88 74 .841 6.04 0 139 0.3
Team Total 80 25 43 12 316 2558 2242 .876 3.89 1 4868 14.1

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 Tony McKegney LW 26 9 8 6 14 3 0 6 2 0 1 38 21.1
2 Dennis Maruk C 29 9 4 7 11 1 12 1 3 0 1 26 15.4
3 Willi Plett RW 29 9 3 6 9 0 67 2 1 0 0 14 21.4
4 Craig Hartsburg D 25 9 5 3 8 -8 14 2 3 0 0 28 17.9
5 Keith Acton C 26 9 4 4 8 0 6 3 1 0 2 34 11.8
6 Neal Broten C 25 9 2 5 7 -7 10 2 0 0 0 25 8.0
7 Gordie Roberts D 27 9 1 6 7 1 6 1 0 0 0 6 16.7
8 Ron Wilson D 29 9 1 6 7 5 2 0 1 0 0 19 5.3
9 Dino Ciccarelli RW 24 9 3 3 6 -4 8 2 1 0 0 36 8.3
10 Brian Bellows RW 20 9 2 4 6 -2 9 1 0 1 0 26 7.7
11 Randy Velischek D 22 9 2 3 5 -3 8 2 0 0 0 8 25.0
12 Dirk Graham RW 25 9 0 4 4 -5 7 0 0 0 0 15 0.0
13 Steve Payne LW 26 9 1 2 3 -2 6 1 0 0 0 22 4.5
14 Tom McCarthy LW 24 7 0 2 2 -2 0 0 0 0 0 6 0.0
15 Tim Coulis LW 26 3 1 0 1 0 2 1 0 0 1 4 25.0
16 Dave Richter D 24 9 1 0 1 0 39 1 0 0 0 7 14.3
17 Don Beaupre G 23 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
18 Bo Berglund LW 29 2 0 0 0 -1 2 0 0 0 0 2 0.0
19 Curt Giles D 26 9 0 0 0 -2 17 0 0 0 0 13 0.0
20 Paul Holmgren RW 29 3 0 0 0 0 8 0 0 0 0 1 0.0
21 Gilles Meloche G 34 8 0 0 0 0 9 0 0 0 0 0
22 Gord Sherven RW 21 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
23 Harold Snepsts D 30 9 0 0 0 -4 24 0 0 0 0 4 0.0
Team Total 9 38 61 99 -30 256 25 12 1 5 334 11.4

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 34 8 4 3 25 256 231 .902 3.80 1 395 83 5.24
2 Don Beaupre G 23 4 1 1 12 80 68 .850 3.91 0 184 127 -2.55
Team Total 9 5 4 37 336 299 .890 3.83 1 579