1968-69 New York Rangers Roster and Statistics

Franchise Index

Record: 41-26-9 (91 points), Finished 3rd in NHL East Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Bernie Geoffrion (22-18-3), Emile Francis (19-8-6)

Goals For: 231 (6th of 12), Goals Against: 196 (2nd of 12)
SRS: 0.50 (3rd of 12), SOS: 0.04 (4th of 12)

Playoffs:
Lost Quarter-Finals (4-0) versus Montreal Canadiens

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
New York Rangers 76 41 26 9 91 .599 231 196 0.50 0.04 5.62 56 275 20.36 35 223 84.30 4 9
League Average 76 32 32 13 76 .500 227 227 0.00 0.00 5.96 46 263 17.40 46 263 82.60 6 6

Roster

Age is on February 1 of given season
No. Player Pos Age Ht Wt S/C Exp Birth Date Summary
17 Dave Balon LW 30 5-10 180 L/- 9 August 2, 1938 10 G, 21 A, 31 P
6 Bob Blackburn D 30 5-11 198 L/- R February 1, 1938 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
4 Arnie Brown D 27 6-1 185 L/- 6 January 28, 1942 10 G, 12 A, 22 P
14 Bill Fairbairn RW 22 5-10 170 R/- R January 7, 1947 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
9 Reggie Fleming LW 32 5-8 170 L/- 9 April 21, 1936 8 G, 12 A, 20 P
1 Ed Giacomin G 29 5-11 180 -/L 3 June 6, 1939 37-23-7, 2.55 GAA
7 Rod Gilbert RW 27 5-9 180 R/- 8 July 1, 1941 28 G, 49 A, 77 P
20 Phil Goyette C 35 5-11 170 L/- 12 October 31, 1933 13 G, 32 A, 45 P
11 Vic Hadfield LW 28 6-0 190 L/- 7 October 4, 1940 26 G, 40 A, 66 P
6 Al Hamilton D 22 6-1 195 R/- 2 August 20, 1946 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
21 Dennis Hextall C 25 5-11 175 L/- R April 17, 1943 1 G, 4 A, 5 P
3 Harry Howell D 36 6-1 195 L/- 16 December 28, 1932 4 G, 7 A, 11 P
10 Larry Jeffrey LW 28 5-11 189 L/- 7 October 12, 1940 1 G, 6 A, 7 P
6 Bob Jones LW 23 6-1 185 L/- R November 27, 1945 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
25 Orland Kurtenbach C 32 6-2 180 L/- 7 September 7, 1936 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
22 Don Marshall C 36 5-10 160 L/- 15 March 23, 1932 20 G, 19 A, 39 P
15 Jim Neilson D 28 6-2 205 L/- 6 November 28, 1940 10 G, 34 A, 44 P
8 Bob Nevin RW 30 6-0 185 R/- 10 March 18, 1938 31 G, 25 A, 56 P
2 Brad Park D 20 6-0 200 L/- R July 6, 1948 3 G, 23 A, 26 P
19 Jean Ratelle C 28 6-1 180 L/- 8 October 3, 1940 32 G, 46 A, 78 P
21 Wayne Rivers RW 26 5-9 177 R/- 6 February 1, 1942 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
16 Rod Seiling D 24 6-0 195 L/- 6 November 14, 1944 4 G, 17 A, 21 P
30 Don Simmons G 37 5-10 150 -/R 10 September 13, 1931 2-2-1, 2.33 GAA
12 Ron Stewart RW 36 6-1 197 R/- 16 July 11, 1932 18 G, 11 A, 29 P
18 Walt Tkaczuk C 21 6-0 185 L/- 1 September 29, 1947 12 G, 24 A, 36 P
14 Guy Trottier RW 27 5-8 165 R/- R April 1, 1941 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
30 Gilles Villemure G 28 5-8 185 -/R 2 May 30, 1940 2-1-1, 2.25 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 Jean Ratelle C 28 75 32 46 78 30 16 26 24 8 0 4 32 14 0 204 15.7 6.6 1.8 8.4
2 Rod Gilbert RW 27 66 28 49 77 29 12 22 20 8 0 5 33 16 0 301 9.3 6.6 1.5 8.1
3 Vic Hadfield LW 28 73 26 40 66 25 12 108 16 10 0 4 30 10 0 321 8.1 5.1 1.6 6.7
4 Bob Nevin RW 30 71 31 25 56 24 3 14 20 11 0 6 16 8 1 236 13.1 4.7 1.3 6.0
5 Phil Goyette C 35 67 13 32 45 16 9 8 11 2 0 3 23 9 0 135 9.6 2.2 1.4 3.7
6 Jim Neilson D 28 76 10 34 44 15 6 95 7 3 0 2 22 11 1 274 3.6 3.4 5.5 8.9
7 Don Marshall C 36 74 20 19 39 16 15 12 13 7 0 4 17 2 0 149 13.4 2.0 1.7 3.8
8 Walt Tkaczuk C 21 71 12 24 36 13 -11 28 12 0 0 1 19 5 0 130 9.2 1.1 0.8 1.9
9 Dave Balon LW 30 75 10 21 31 11 5 57 7 1 2 3 18 3 0 134 7.5 0.3 1.4 1.7
10 Ron Stewart RW 36 75 18 11 29 13 -11 20 15 1 2 5 10 1 0 184 9.8 0.9 0.9 1.7
11 Brad Park D 20 54 3 23 26 8 12 70 1 2 0 0 17 6 0 103 2.9 1.6 4.4 6.0
12 Arnie Brown D 27 74 10 12 22 9 1 48 10 0 0 1 11 1 0 189 5.3 1.5 5.0 6.5
13 Rod Seiling D 24 73 4 17 21 7 6 73 4 0 0 1 11 6 0 154 2.6 0.8 5.3 6.1
14 Reggie Fleming LW 32 72 8 12 20 8 -13 138 6 2 0 1 11 1 0 117 6.8 -0.7 0.7 0.0
15 Harry Howell D 36 56 4 7 11 4 2 36 3 1 0 1 4 3 0 140 2.9 0.3 3.9 4.1
16 Larry Jeffrey LW 28 75 1 6 7 2 0 12 1 0 0 0 4 0 2 31 3.2 -2.7 1.2 -1.5
17 Dennis Hextall C 25 13 1 4 5 2 1 25 1 0 0 0 3 1 0 16 6.3 0.0 0.2 0.2
18 Bob Blackburn D 30 11 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0.0 -0.2 1.0 0.8
19 Bill Fairbairn RW 22 1 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0.0 0.0 -0.1
20 Ed Giacomin G 29 70 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 13.9
21 Al Hamilton D 22 16 0 0 0 0 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 0.0 -0.3 1.1 0.7
22 Bob Jones LW 23 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 -0.1 0.0 -0.1
23 Orland Kurtenbach C 32 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 -0.1 0.0 -0.1
24 Wayne Rivers RW 26 4 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 -0.2 0.0 -0.2
25 Don Simmons G 37 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.8
26 Guy Trottier RW 27 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0.0 -0.1 0.0 -0.1
27 Gilles Villemure G 28 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.9
Team Total 76 231 382 613 67 804 171 56 4 41 2846 8.1 32.7 40.9 89.1

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 Ed Giacomin G 29 70 37 23 7 175 2.55 7 4114 13.9
2 Gilles Villemure G 28 4 2 1 1 9 2.25 0 240 0.9
3 Don Simmons G 37 5 2 2 1 8 2.33 0 206 0.8
Team Total 76 41 26 9 192 2.53 7 4560 15.6

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 Vic Hadfield LW 28 4 2 1 3 1 2 2 0 0 0
2 Jim Neilson D 28 4 0 3 3 1 5 0 0 0 0
3 Bob Nevin RW 30 4 0 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0
4 Brad Park D 20 4 0 2 2 1 7 0 0 0 0
5 Dave Balon LW 30 4 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0
6 Rod Gilbert RW 27 4 1 0 1 1 2 1 0 0 0
7 Don Marshall C 36 4 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0
8 Jean Ratelle C 28 4 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0
9 Rod Seiling D 24 4 1 0 1 1 2 1 0 0 0
10 Arnie Brown D 27 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
11 Ron Stewart RW 36 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
12 Walt Tkaczuk C 21 4 0 1 1 0 6 0 0 0 0
13 Reggie Fleming LW 32 3 0 0 0 0 7 0 0 0 0
14 Ed Giacomin G 29 3 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0
15 Phil Goyette C 35 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
16 Al Hamilton D 22 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
17 Harry Howell D 36 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
18 Larry Jeffrey LW 28 4 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
19 Gilles Villemure G 28 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Team Total 4 7 11 18 38 6 1 0 0

Goalies Playoffs

Goalie Stats
Rk Player Pos Age GP W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN GA%- GSAA
1 Gilles Villemure G 28 1 0 1 4 4.00 0 60
2 Ed Giacomin G 29 3 0 3 10 3.33 0 180
Team Total 4 0 4 14 3.50 0 240