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 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 25 43 12 62 .388 268 321 -0.77 -0.10 7.36 71 335 21.19 88 358 75.42 4 14
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

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 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 GC +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TOI ATOI OPS DPS PS
1 Brian Bellows RW 20 78 26 36 62 24 -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 21 -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 21 -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 20 -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 22 -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 13 -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 14 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 13 -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 9 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 11 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 10 -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 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 9 -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 7 -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 7 -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 7 -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 6 -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 4 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 5 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 4 -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 4 -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 4 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 4 -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 4 -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 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 3 -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 2 -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 2 -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 1 -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 1 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 -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 1 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 0 -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 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 0.0
36 Dan Mandich D 24 10 0 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 0.0
38 Roland Melanson G 24 20 0 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 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 5.4
40 Chris Pryor D 24 4 0 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 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 2495 10.7 22.3 33.4 69.7

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 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 GC +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TOI ATOI
1 Tony McKegney LW 26 9 8 6 14 6 3 0 6 2 0 1 38 21.1
2 Dennis Maruk C 29 9 4 7 11 4 1 12 1 3 0 1 26 15.4
3 Willi Plett RW 29 9 3 6 9 3 0 67 2 1 0 0 14 21.4
4 Craig Hartsburg D 25 9 5 3 8 4 -8 14 2 3 0 0 28 17.9
5 Keith Acton C 26 9 4 4 8 3 0 6 3 1 0 2 34 11.8
6 Neal Broten C 25 9 2 5 7 2 -7 10 2 0 0 0 25 8.0
7 Gordie Roberts D 27 9 1 6 7 2 1 6 1 0 0 0 6 16.7
8 Ron Wilson D 29 9 1 6 7 2 5 2 0 1 0 0 19 5.3
9 Dino Ciccarelli RW 24 9 3 3 6 2 -4 8 2 1 0 0 36 8.3
10 Brian Bellows RW 20 9 2 4 6 2 -2 9 1 0 1 0 26 7.7
11 Randy Velischek D 22 9 2 3 5 2 -3 8 2 0 0 0 8 25.0
12 Dirk Graham RW 25 9 0 4 4 1 -5 7 0 0 0 0 15 0.0
13 Steve Payne LW 26 9 1 2 3 1 -2 6 1 0 0 0 22 4.5
14 Tom McCarthy LW 24 7 0 2 2 1 -2 0 0 0 0 0 6 0.0
15 Tim Coulis LW 26 3 1 0 1 1 0 2 1 0 0 1 4 25.0
16 Dave Richter D 24 9 1 0 1 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 0 -1 2 0 0 0 0 2 0.0
19 Curt Giles D 26 9 0 0 0 0 -2 17 0 0 0 0 13 0.0
20 Paul Holmgren RW 29 3 0 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 0
23 Harold Snepsts D 30 9 0 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 W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN 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