1972-73 New York Rangers Roster and Statistics

Franchise Index

Record: 47-23-8 (102 points), Finished 3rd in NHL East Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Emile Francis (47-23-8)

Goals For: 297 (3rd of 16), Goals Against: 208 (2nd of 16)
SRS: 1.07 (3rd of 16), SOS: -0.07 (14th of 16)

Playoffs:
Lost Semi-Finals (4-1) versus Chicago Black Hawks
Won Quarter-Finals (4-1) versus Boston Bruins

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 47 23 8 102 .654 297 208 1.07 -0.08 6.47 54 238 22.69 39 250 84.40 5 5
League Average 78 34 34 11 78 .500 256 256 0.00 0.00 6.55 49 261 18.71 49 261 81.29 6 6

Roster

Age is on February 1 of given season
No. Player Pos Age Ht Wt S/C Exp Birth Date Summary
20 Curt Bennett C 24 6-3 195 L/- 2 March 27, 1948 0 G, 1 A, 1 P
17 Jerry Butler RW 21 6-0 180 R/- R February 27, 1951 1 G, 0 A, 1 P
9 Gene Carr C 21 5-11 185 L/- 1 September 17, 1951 9 G, 10 A, 19 P
24 Ab DeMarco D 23 6-0 170 R/- 3 February 27, 1949 4 G, 13 A, 17 P
10 Bill Fairbairn RW 26 5-10 170 R/- 4 January 7, 1947 30 G, 33 A, 63 P
1 Ed Giacomin G 33 5-11 180 -/L 7 June 6, 1939 26-11-6, 2.91 GAA
7 Rod Gilbert RW 31 5-9 180 R/- 12 July 1, 1941 25 G, 59 A, 84 P
11 Vic Hadfield LW 32 6-0 190 L/- 11 October 4, 1940 28 G, 34 A, 62 P
3 Ron Harris D 30 5-10 190 R/- 7 June 30, 1942 3 G, 10 A, 13 P
23 Bill Heindl LW 26 5-10 175 L/- 2 May 13, 1946 1 G, 0 A, 1 P
27 Ted Irvine LW 28 6-2 195 L/- 6 December 8, 1944 8 G, 12 A, 20 P
26 Sheldon Kannegiesser D 25 6-0 198 L/- 2 August 15, 1947 0 G, 1 A, 1 P
4 Randy Legge D 27 5-11 184 R/- R December 16, 1945 0 G, 2 A, 2 P
12-14 Bruce MacGregor RW 31 5-10 180 R/- 12 April 26, 1941 14 G, 12 A, 26 P
4 Bert Marshall D 29 6-3 205 L/- 7 November 22, 1943 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
31 Peter McDuffe G 24 5-9 180 -/L 1 February 16, 1948 1-0-0, 1.00 GAA
14 Mike Murphy RW 22 6-0 190 R/- 1 September 12, 1950 4 G, 4 A, 8 P
15 Jim Neilson D 32 6-2 205 L/- 10 November 28, 1940 4 G, 16 A, 20 P
2 Brad Park D 24 6-0 200 L/- 4 July 6, 1948 10 G, 43 A, 53 P
19 Jean Ratelle C 32 6-1 180 L/- 12 October 3, 1940 41 G, 53 A, 94 P
5 Dale Rolfe D 32 6-4 210 L/- 6 April 30, 1940 7 G, 25 A, 32 P
22 Bobby Rousseau RW 32 5-10 178 R/- 12 July 26, 1940 8 G, 37 A, 45 P
4 Larry Sacharuk D 20 6-0 200 R/- R September 16, 1952 1 G, 0 A, 1 P
6 Glen Sather LW 29 5-11 180 L/- 6 September 2, 1943 11 G, 15 A, 26 P
16 Rod Seiling D 28 6-0 195 L/- 10 November 14, 1944 9 G, 33 A, 42 P
21 Pete Stemkowski C 29 6-1 196 L/- 9 August 25, 1943 22 G, 37 A, 59 P
12 Ron Stewart RW 40 6-1 197 R/- 20 July 11, 1932 0 G, 1 A, 1 P
18 Walt Tkaczuk C 25 6-0 185 L/- 5 September 29, 1947 27 G, 39 A, 66 P
8 Steve Vickers LW 21 6-0 180 L/- R April 21, 1951 30 G, 23 A, 53 P
30 Gilles Villemure G 32 5-8 185 -/R 5 May 30, 1940 20-12-2, 2.29 GAA
17 Tom Williams LW 21 5-11 187 R/- 1 February 7, 1951 0 G, 1 A, 1 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 Jean Ratelle C 32 78 41 53 94 36 24 12 30 11 0 4 39 14 0 241 17.0 7.6 1.6 9.2
2 Rod Gilbert RW 31 76 25 59 84 29 12 25 19 6 0 4 43 16 0 183 13.7 5.6 1.2 6.8
3 Walt Tkaczuk C 25 76 27 39 66 25 35 59 20 6 1 7 33 4 2 264 10.2 4.2 2.0 6.2
4 Bill Fairbairn RW 26 78 30 33 63 25 36 23 23 5 2 5 27 4 2 174 17.2 4.2 2.0 6.2
5 Vic Hadfield LW 32 63 28 34 62 24 13 60 19 9 0 4 27 7 0 214 13.1 4.6 1.1 5.7
6 Pete Stemkowski C 29 78 22 37 59 22 28 71 20 2 0 1 33 3 1 200 11.0 3.2 1.8 4.9
7 Steve Vickers LW 21 61 30 23 53 22 35 37 28 2 0 5 22 1 0 131 22.9 4.1 1.8 5.9
8 Brad Park D 24 52 10 43 53 17 31 51 6 4 0 1 35 8 0 142 7.0 4.1 4.5 8.7
9 Bobby Rousseau RW 32 78 8 37 45 14 1 14 6 2 0 3 17 20 0 150 5.3 0.9 0.9 1.8
10 Rod Seiling D 28 72 9 33 42 14 43 36 7 1 1 2 26 6 1 155 5.8 2.8 6.2 9.0
11 Dale Rolfe D 32 72 7 25 32 10 41 74 6 1 0 0 22 3 0 159 4.4 1.8 6.1 7.9
12 Bruce MacGregor RW 31 52 14 12 26 11 14 12 14 0 0 4 12 0 0 85 16.5 1.0 1.0 2.0
13 Glen Sather LW 29 77 11 15 26 10 16 64 9 1 1 2 15 0 0 69 15.9 -0.4 1.4 1.0
14 Ted Irvine LW 28 53 8 12 20 7 4 54 7 1 0 1 11 1 0 91 8.8 0.0 0.7 0.7
15 Jim Neilson D 32 52 4 16 20 6 22 35 4 0 0 0 13 3 0 99 4.0 1.0 3.9 4.9
16 Gene Carr C 21 50 9 10 19 7 -4 50 8 1 0 1 8 2 0 65 13.8 0.1 0.4 0.5
17 Ab DeMarco D 23 51 4 13 17 6 16 15 3 1 0 2 11 2 0 104 3.8 0.7 3.5 4.3
18 Ron Harris D 30 46 3 10 13 4 2 17 2 1 0 0 10 0 0 73 4.1 0.4 2.4 2.8
19 Mike Murphy RW 22 15 4 4 8 3 -5 5 4 0 0 1 4 0 0 35 11.4 0.3 0.0 0.3
20 Ed Giacomin G 33 43 0 2 2 1 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 8.3
21 Randy Legge D 27 12 0 2 2 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 10 0.0 -0.1 0.6 0.5
22 Jerry Butler RW 21 8 1 0 1 1 1 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 9.1 -0.2 0.1 -0.1
23 Bill Heindl LW 26 4 1 0 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 16.7 0.0 0.1 0.1
24 Larry Sacharuk D 20 8 1 0 1 1 -1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 11.1 0.0 0.3 0.3
25 Curt Bennett C 24 16 0 1 1 0 -2 11 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 13 0.0 -0.6 0.1 -0.5
26 Sheldon Kannegiesser D 25 3 0 1 1 0 3 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.4
27 Ron Stewart RW 40 11 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 8 0.0 -0.4 0.1 -0.3
28 Tom Williams LW 21 8 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 0.0 -0.3 0.1 -0.1
29 Bert Marshall D 29 8 0 0 0 0 -3 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 -0.2 0.2 0.1
30 Peter McDuffe G 24 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.4
31 Gilles Villemure G 32 34 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 8.4
Team Total 78 297 516 813 364 757 238 54 5 47 2699 11.0 44.5 44.7 106.2

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 Ed Giacomin G 33 43 26 11 6 125 2.91 4 2580 8.3
2 Gilles Villemure G 32 34 20 12 2 78 2.29 3 2040 8.4
3 Peter McDuffe G 24 1 1 0 0 1 1.00 0 60 0.4
Team Total 78 47 23 8 204 2.62 7 4680 17.0

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 Walt Tkaczuk C 25 10 7 2 9 4 8 6 1 0 1
2 Steve Vickers LW 21 10 5 4 9 4 4 5 0 0 0
3 Jean Ratelle C 32 10 2 7 9 3 0 1 1 0 0
4 Bill Fairbairn RW 26 10 1 8 9 3 2 1 0 0 0
5 Brad Park D 24 10 2 5 7 2 8 1 1 0 1
6 Rod Gilbert RW 31 10 5 1 6 3 2 5 0 0 1
7 Pete Stemkowski C 29 10 4 2 6 3 6 3 1 0 1
8 Bobby Rousseau RW 32 10 2 3 5 2 4 2 0 0 0
9 Dale Rolfe D 32 8 0 5 5 1 6 0 0 0 0
10 Vic Hadfield LW 32 9 2 2 4 2 11 2 0 0 1
11 Bruce MacGregor RW 31 10 2 2 4 2 2 2 0 0 0
12 Ted Irvine LW 28 10 1 3 4 1 20 0 1 0 0
13 Jim Neilson D 32 10 0 4 4 1 2 0 0 0 0
14 Ron Harris D 30 10 0 3 3 1 2 0 0 0 0
15 Gene Carr C 21 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
16 Bert Marshall D 29 6 0 1 1 0 8 0 0 0 0
17 Ed Giacomin G 33 10 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0
18 Sheldon Kannegiesser D 25 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
19 Mike Murphy RW 22 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
20 Glen Sather LW 29 9 0 0 0 0 7 0 0 0 0
21 Gilles Villemure G 32 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Team Total 10 33 53 86 98 28 5 0 5

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 Ed Giacomin G 33 10 5 4 23 2.56 1 539
2 Gilles Villemure G 32 2 0 1 2 1.97 0 61
Team Total 10 5 5 25 2.50 1 600