1970-71 New York Rangers Roster and Statistics

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Record: 49-18-11 (109 points), Finished 2nd in NHL East Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Emile Francis (49-18-11)

Goals For: 259 (4th of 14), Goals Against: 177 (1st of 14)
SRS: 0.98 (3rd of 14), SOS: -0.07 (12th of 14)

Playoffs:
Lost Semi-Finals (4-3) versus Chicago Black Hawks
Won Quarter-Finals (4-2) versus Toronto Maple Leafs

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 78 49 18 11 109 .699 259 177 0.98 -0.08 5.59 60 234 25.64 41 253 83.79 5 3
League Average 78 32 34 12 76 .490 239 246 -0.08 0.01 6.22 53 285 18.67 54 285 80.98 7 8

Roster

Age is on February 1 of given season
No. Player Pos Age Ht Wt S/C Exp Birth Date Summary
6 Syl Apps C 23 6-0 185 R/- R August 1, 1947 1 G, 2 A, 3 P
17 Dave Balon LW 32 5-10 180 L/- 11 August 2, 1938 36 G, 24 A, 60 P
23 Don Blackburn LW 32 6-0 190 L/- 4 May 14, 1938 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
4 Arnie Brown D 29 6-1 185 L/- 8 January 28, 1942 3 G, 12 A, 15 P
4 Larry Brown D 23 6-2 210 L/- 1 April 14, 1947 1 G, 1 A, 2 P
24 Ab DeMarco D 21 6-0 170 R/- 1 February 27, 1949 0 G, 1 A, 1 P
25 Andre Dupont D 21 6-0 200 L/- R July 27, 1949 1 G, 2 A, 3 P
20 Jack Egers RW 22 6-1 175 L/- 1 January 28, 1949 7 G, 10 A, 17 P
10 Bill Fairbairn RW 24 5-10 170 R/- 2 January 7, 1947 7 G, 23 A, 30 P
1 Ed Giacomin G 31 5-11 180 -/L 5 June 6, 1939 27-10-7, 2.16 GAA
7 Rod Gilbert RW 29 5-9 180 R/- 10 July 1, 1941 30 G, 31 A, 61 P
11 Vic Hadfield LW 30 6-0 190 L/- 9 October 4, 1940 22 G, 22 A, 44 P
3 Tim Horton D 41 5-10 180 R/- 20 January 12, 1930 2 G, 18 A, 20 P
27 Ted Irvine LW 26 6-2 195 L/- 4 December 8, 1944 20 G, 18 A, 38 P
22 Jim Krulicki LW 22 5-11 180 L/- R March 9, 1948 0 G, 2 A, 2 P
14 Don Luce C 22 6-2 185 L/- 1 October 2, 1948 0 G, 1 A, 1 P
14 Bruce MacGregor RW 29 5-10 180 R/- 10 April 26, 1941 12 G, 13 A, 25 P
15 Jim Neilson D 30 6-2 205 L/- 8 November 28, 1940 8 G, 24 A, 32 P
8 Bob Nevin RW 32 6-0 185 R/- 12 March 18, 1938 21 G, 25 A, 46 P
2 Brad Park D 22 6-0 200 L/- 2 July 6, 1948 7 G, 37 A, 44 P
19 Jean Ratelle C 30 6-1 180 L/- 10 October 3, 1940 26 G, 46 A, 72 P
25 Mike Robitaille D 22 5-11 195 R/- 1 February 12, 1948 1 G, 1 A, 2 P
5 Dale Rolfe D 30 6-4 210 L/- 4 April 30, 1940 0 G, 7 A, 7 P
6 Glen Sather LW 27 5-11 180 L/- 4 September 2, 1943 2 G, 0 A, 2 P
16 Rod Seiling D 26 6-0 195 L/- 8 November 14, 1944 5 G, 22 A, 27 P
21 Pete Stemkowski C 27 6-1 196 L/- 7 August 25, 1943 16 G, 29 A, 45 P
12 Ron Stewart C 38 6-1 197 R/- 18 July 11, 1932 5 G, 6 A, 11 P
18 Walt Tkaczuk C 23 6-0 185 L/- 3 September 29, 1947 26 G, 49 A, 75 P
30 Gilles Villemure G 30 5-8 185 -/R 3 May 30, 1940 22-8-4, 2.30 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 Walt Tkaczuk C 23 77 26 49 75 28 18 48 20 5 1 4 38 11 0 212 12.3 5.6 1.6 7.3
2 Jean Ratelle C 30 78 26 46 72 27 28 14 19 6 1 3 33 13 0 203 12.8 5.3 2.0 7.3
3 Rod Gilbert RW 29 78 30 31 61 25 22 65 22 8 0 5 23 8 0 226 13.3 4.7 1.8 6.5
4 Dave Balon LW 32 78 36 24 60 26 14 34 27 9 0 7 21 3 0 176 20.5 5.1 1.5 6.7
5 Bob Nevin RW 32 78 21 25 46 18 17 10 18 3 0 3 20 4 1 154 13.6 2.6 1.6 4.2
6 Pete Stemkowski C 27 68 16 29 45 17 16 61 12 4 0 2 22 5 2 244 6.6 2.5 1.5 3.9
7 Vic Hadfield LW 30 63 22 22 44 18 14 38 14 8 0 1 16 6 0 194 11.3 3.1 1.3 4.5
8 Brad Park D 22 68 7 37 44 14 25 114 4 3 0 0 23 13 1 199 3.5 3.1 5.5 8.7
9 Ted Irvine LW 26 76 20 18 38 16 18 137 18 2 0 6 14 3 1 150 13.3 1.9 1.6 3.5
10 Jim Neilson D 30 77 8 24 32 11 31 69 6 2 0 3 17 7 0 200 4.0 2.0 6.5 8.4
11 Bill Fairbairn RW 24 56 7 23 30 10 -4 32 5 2 0 1 17 6 0 88 8.0 0.9 0.6 1.5
12 Rod Seiling D 26 68 5 22 27 9 30 34 5 0 0 3 17 5 0 137 3.6 1.5 5.9 7.3
13 Bruce MacGregor RW 29 27 12 13 25 10 12 4 9 2 1 3 10 3 0 60 20.0 2.1 0.8 2.9
14 Tim Horton D 41 78 2 18 20 6 28 57 1 1 0 1 12 6 0 124 1.6 0.4 6.3 6.7
15 Jack Egers RW 22 60 7 10 17 7 8 50 4 3 0 3 8 2 0 88 8.0 -0.4 1.1 0.7
16 Arnie Brown D 29 48 3 12 15 5 0 24 3 0 0 2 9 3 0 114 2.6 0.6 2.8 3.4
17 Ron Stewart C 38 76 5 6 11 4 9 19 3 0 2 1 6 0 0 52 9.6 -1.8 1.3 -0.5
18 Dale Rolfe D 30 14 0 7 7 2 11 23 0 0 0 0 6 1 0 28 0.0 0.3 1.5 1.9
19 Syl Apps C 23 31 1 2 3 1 0 11 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 25 4.0 -1.0 0.4 -0.5
20 Andre Dupont D 21 7 1 2 3 1 1 21 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 17 5.9 0.2 0.5 0.7
21 Glen Sather LW 27 31 2 0 2 1 0 52 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 18 11.1 -1.0 0.4 -0.5
22 Larry Brown D 23 31 1 1 2 1 8 10 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 56 1.8 -0.4 2.3 2.0
23 Mike Robitaille D 22 11 1 1 2 1 -1 7 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 12 8.3 0.0 0.6 0.6
24 Jim Krulicki LW 22 27 0 2 2 1 -1 6 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 13 0.0 -1.0 0.3 -0.6
25 Ab DeMarco D 21 2 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.2
26 Don Luce C 22 9 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 0.0 -0.3 0.1 -0.2
27 Don Blackburn LW 32 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0
28 Ed Giacomin G 31 45 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 11.0
29 Gilles Villemure G 30 34 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 8.0
Team Total 78 259 426 685 305 944 194 60 5 49 2795 9.3 36.4 50.1 105.4

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 Ed Giacomin G 31 45 27 10 7 95 2.16 8 2641 11.0
2 Gilles Villemure G 30 34 22 8 4 78 2.30 4 2039 8.0
Team Total 78 49 18 11 173 2.22 12 4680 19.0

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 30 12 8 5 13 6 46 7 1 0 1
2 Jean Ratelle C 30 13 2 9 11 4 8 2 0 0 0
3 Rod Gilbert RW 29 13 4 6 10 4 8 3 1 0 1
4 Bob Nevin RW 32 13 5 3 8 4 0 4 1 0 1
5 Walt Tkaczuk C 23 13 1 5 6 2 14 1 0 0 1
6 Dave Balon LW 32 13 3 2 5 2 4 1 2 0 1
7 Pete Stemkowski C 27 13 3 2 5 2 6 3 0 0 2
8 Tim Horton D 41 13 1 4 5 2 14 1 0 0 0
9 Bruce MacGregor RW 29 13 0 4 4 1 2 0 0 0 0
10 Brad Park D 22 13 0 4 4 1 42 0 0 0 0
11 Ted Irvine LW 26 12 1 2 3 1 28 1 0 0 0
12 Jim Neilson D 30 13 0 3 3 1 30 0 0 0 0
13 Rod Seiling D 26 13 1 0 1 1 12 1 0 0 0
14 Ron Stewart C 38 13 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0
15 Larry Brown D 23 11 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
16 Dale Rolfe D 30 13 0 1 1 0 14 0 0 0 0
17 Glen Sather LW 27 13 0 1 1 0 18 0 0 0 0
18 Jack Egers RW 22 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
19 Bill Fairbairn RW 24 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
20 Ed Giacomin G 31 12 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
21 Gilles Villemure G 30 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Team Total 13 30 52 82 250 24 5 1 7

Goalies Playoffs

Goalie Stats
Rk Player Pos Age GP W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN GA%- GSAA
1 Ed Giacomin G 31 12 7 5 28 2.21 0 759
2 Gilles Villemure G 30 2 0 1 6 4.50 0 80
Team Total 13 7 6 34 2.43 0 839