1972-73 Philadelphia Flyers Schedule and Results

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Record: 37-30-11 (85 points), Finished 2nd in NHL West Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Fred Shero (37-30-11)

Goals For: 296 (4th of 16), Goals Against: 256 (11th of 16)
SRS: 0.46 (5th of 16), SOS: -0.05 (12th of 16)

Playoffs:
Lost Semi-Finals (4-1) versus Montreal Canadiens
Won Quarter-Finals (4-2) versus Minnesota North Stars

Regular Season

GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
1 1972-10-07 @ St. Louis Blues T 4 4 0 0 1 T 1
2 1972-10-12 Vancouver Canucks W 7 3 1 0 1 W 1
3 1972-10-14 @ Detroit Red Wings L 0 5 1 1 1 L 1
4 1972-10-15 California Golden Seals L 1 4 1 2 1 L 2
5 1972-10-18 @ Los Angeles Kings W 4 3 2 2 1 W 1
6 1972-10-20 @ California Golden Seals T 3 3 2 2 2 T 1
7 1972-10-25 @ New York Rangers L 1 6 2 3 2 L 1
8 1972-10-26 Detroit Red Wings W 2 1 3 3 2 W 1
9 1972-10-28 @ Minnesota North Stars L 1 2 3 4 2 L 1
10 1972-10-29 Toronto Maple Leafs W 5 2 4 4 2 W 1
11 1972-11-02 Pittsburgh Penguins W 4 2 5 4 2 W 2
12 1972-11-04 Buffalo Sabres W 5 3 6 4 2 W 3
13 1972-11-05 New York Rangers L 2 3 6 5 2 L 1
14 1972-11-08 @ Pittsburgh Penguins L 2 5 6 6 2 L 2
15 1972-11-09 Chicago Black Hawks W 5 3 7 6 2 W 1
16 1972-11-11 Buffalo Sabres W 3 1 8 6 2 W 2
17 1972-11-12 California Golden Seals W 8 3 9 6 2 W 3
18 1972-11-15 @ New York Rangers L 3 7 9 7 2 L 1
19 1972-11-16 @ Montreal Canadiens L 5 6 9 8 2 L 2
20 1972-11-19 @ Atlanta Flames L 2 3 9 9 2 L 3
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
21 1972-11-22 New York Islanders W 5 3 10 9 2 W 1
22 1972-11-25 @ Detroit Red Wings L 4 6 10 10 2 L 1
23 1972-11-26 @ Boston Bruins L 4 6 10 11 2 L 2
24 1972-11-30 Atlanta Flames T 5 5 10 11 3 T 1
25 1972-12-02 @ Toronto Maple Leafs T 2 2 10 11 4 T 2
26 1972-12-03 Montreal Canadiens W 5 2 11 11 4 W 1
27 1972-12-07 Minnesota North Stars W 6 2 12 11 4 W 2
28 1972-12-09 Boston Bruins L 3 4 12 12 4 L 1
29 1972-12-10 Toronto Maple Leafs W 5 2 13 12 4 W 1
30 1972-12-13 @ Minnesota North Stars L 2 7 13 13 4 L 1
31 1972-12-14 St. Louis Blues W 5 3 14 13 4 W 1
32 1972-12-16 @ New York Islanders W 2 1 15 13 4 W 2
33 1972-12-17 Boston Bruins L 3 5 15 14 4 L 1
34 1972-12-20 @ Chicago Black Hawks L 1 4 15 15 4 L 2
35 1972-12-21 Los Angeles Kings W 6 3 16 15 4 W 1
36 1972-12-23 @ St. Louis Blues L 1 6 16 16 4 L 1
37 1972-12-27 @ California Golden Seals T 2 2 16 16 5 T 1
38 1972-12-29 @ Vancouver Canucks T 4 4 16 16 6 T 2
39 1972-12-30 @ Los Angeles Kings L 3 5 16 17 6 L 1
40 1973-01-03 @ Atlanta Flames W 3 1 17 17 6 W 1
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
41 1973-01-07 @ Buffalo Sabres L 0 2 17 18 6 L 1
42 1973-01-11 Los Angeles Kings L 2 3 17 19 6 L 2
43 1973-01-13 @ Chicago Black Hawks W 3 2 18 19 6 W 1
44 1973-01-14 New York Rangers L 2 5 18 20 6 L 1
45 1973-01-18 Minnesota North Stars W 6 1 19 20 6 W 1
46 1973-01-20 @ Montreal Canadiens L 3 6 19 21 6 L 1
47 1973-01-21 @ Buffalo Sabres W 4 3 20 21 6 W 1
48 1973-01-23 Detroit Red Wings T 4 4 20 21 7 T 1
49 1973-01-25 Pittsburgh Penguins W 6 3 21 21 7 W 1
50 1973-01-27 @ Pittsburgh Penguins W 5 3 22 21 7 W 2
51 1973-01-28 California Golden Seals W 4 3 23 21 7 W 3
52 1973-02-01 Vancouver Canucks W 5 4 24 21 7 W 4
53 1973-02-03 Chicago Black Hawks T 2 2 24 21 8 T 1
54 1973-02-04 @ Boston Bruins T 2 2 24 21 9 T 2
55 1973-02-07 @ Los Angeles Kings L 1 2 24 22 9 L 1
56 1973-02-09 @ Vancouver Canucks W 10 5 25 22 9 W 1
57 1973-02-11 @ Chicago Black Hawks L 2 7 25 23 9 L 1
58 1973-02-13 New York Islanders W 8 2 26 23 9 W 1
59 1973-02-15 Boston Bruins L 1 3 26 24 9 L 1
60 1973-02-17 @ Montreal Canadiens W 7 6 27 24 9 W 1
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
61 1973-02-18 Minnesota North Stars W 5 1 28 24 9 W 2
62 1973-02-20 @ St. Louis Blues W 5 3 29 24 9 W 3
63 1973-02-25 @ California Golden Seals W 7 0 30 24 9 W 4
64 1973-02-28 @ Detroit Red Wings L 5 6 30 25 9 L 1
65 1973-03-01 Los Angeles Kings L 0 2 30 26 9 L 2
66 1973-03-04 Toronto Maple Leafs W 10 0 31 26 9 W 1
67 1973-03-07 @ New York Rangers T 2 2 31 26 10 T 1
68 1973-03-10 Atlanta Flames W 2 1 32 26 10 W 1
69 1973-03-11 Pittsburgh Penguins W 3 2 33 26 10 W 2
70 1973-03-14 @ Toronto Maple Leafs L 1 5 33 27 10 L 1
71 1973-03-18 Montreal Canadiens T 4 4 33 27 11 T 1
72 1973-03-22 Vancouver Canucks W 9 0 34 27 11 W 1
73 1973-03-24 @ New York Islanders L 2 3 34 28 11 L 1
74 1973-03-25 St. Louis Blues W 5 2 35 28 11 W 1
75 1973-03-28 @ Buffalo Sabres L 3 6 35 29 11 L 1
76 1973-03-29 Atlanta Flames W 4 2 36 29 11 W 1
77 1973-03-31 New York Islanders W 10 2 37 29 11 W 2
78 1973-04-01 @ Pittsburgh Penguins L 4 5 37 30 11 L 1

Playoffs

GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
1 1973-04-04 Minnesota North Stars L 0 3 0 1 0 L 1
2 1973-04-05 Minnesota North Stars W 4 1 1 1 0 W 1
3 1973-04-07 @ Minnesota North Stars L 0 5 1 2 0 L 1
4 1973-04-08 @ Minnesota North Stars W 3 0 2 2 0 W 1
5 1973-04-10 Minnesota North Stars W OT 3 2 3 2 0 W 2
6 1973-04-12 @ Minnesota North Stars W 4 1 4 2 0 W 3
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
7 1973-04-14 @ Montreal Canadiens W OT 5 4 5 2 0 W 4
8 1973-04-17 @ Montreal Canadiens L OT 3 4 5 3 0 L 1
9 1973-04-19 Montreal Canadiens L 1 2 5 4 0 L 2
10 1973-04-22 Montreal Canadiens L 1 4 5 5 0 L 3
11 1973-04-24 @ Montreal Canadiens L 3 5 5 6 0 L 4