1977-78 Philadelphia Flyers Schedule and Results

Franchise Index

Record: 45-20-15 (105 points), Finished 2nd in NHL Patrick Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Fred Shero (45-20-15)

Goals For: 296 (4th of 18), Goals Against: 200 (2nd of 18)
SRS: 1.12 (4th of 18), SOS: -0.08 (16th of 18)

Playoffs:
Lost Semi-Finals (4-1) versus Boston Bruins
Won Quarter-Finals (4-1) versus Buffalo Sabres
Won Preliminary Round (2-0) versus Colorado Rockies

Regular Season

GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
1 1977-10-13 Chicago Black Hawks W 5 1 1 0 0 W 1
2 1977-10-15 @ Pittsburgh Penguins W 8 2 2 0 0 W 2
3 1977-10-16 St. Louis Blues W 7 0 3 0 0 W 3
4 1977-10-20 Pittsburgh Penguins W 11 0 4 0 0 W 4
5 1977-10-22 @ Toronto Maple Leafs L 1 6 4 1 0 L 1
6 1977-10-23 Toronto Maple Leafs L 3 6 4 2 0 L 2
7 1977-10-26 @ Chicago Black Hawks T 2 2 4 2 1 T 1
8 1977-10-29 @ St. Louis Blues W 7 3 5 2 1 W 1
9 1977-11-03 Washington Capitals W 4 1 6 2 1 W 2
10 1977-11-05 @ Washington Capitals W 3 1 7 2 1 W 3
11 1977-11-06 Vancouver Canucks W 3 2 8 2 1 W 4
12 1977-11-10 Buffalo Sabres L 2 3 8 3 1 L 1
13 1977-11-12 @ New York Islanders T 2 2 8 3 2 T 1
14 1977-11-13 Detroit Red Wings W 3 0 9 3 2 W 1
15 1977-11-17 New York Islanders T 4 4 9 3 3 T 1
16 1977-11-19 @ Minnesota North Stars W 7 2 10 3 3 W 1
17 1977-11-20 Atlanta Flames W 4 0 11 3 3 W 2
18 1977-11-23 @ Detroit Red Wings L 1 4 11 4 3 L 1
19 1977-11-25 Cleveland Barons W 7 2 12 4 3 W 1
20 1977-11-27 Los Angeles Kings W 2 0 13 4 3 W 2
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
21 1977-11-29 @ Vancouver Canucks W 3 0 14 4 3 W 3
22 1977-12-01 @ Los Angeles Kings W 4 2 15 4 3 W 4
23 1977-12-03 @ Colorado Rockies W 6 3 16 4 3 W 5
24 1977-12-07 @ New York Rangers T 3 3 16 4 4 T 1
25 1977-12-08 New York Rangers W 7 4 17 4 4 W 1
26 1977-12-10 Chicago Black Hawks W 4 2 18 4 4 W 2
27 1977-12-11 Cleveland Barons W 11 1 19 4 4 W 3
28 1977-12-15 Boston Bruins W 6 4 20 4 4 W 4
29 1977-12-17 @ Atlanta Flames W 4 3 21 4 4 W 5
30 1977-12-18 Montreal Canadiens L 0 2 21 5 4 L 1
31 1977-12-21 @ Cleveland Barons W 4 0 22 5 4 W 1
32 1977-12-23 @ Boston Bruins L 1 6 22 6 4 L 1
33 1977-12-28 @ New York Rangers W 4 3 23 6 4 W 1
34 1977-12-29 Minnesota North Stars W 5 2 24 6 4 W 2
35 1977-12-31 @ St. Louis Blues L 2 3 24 7 4 L 1
36 1978-01-03 Cleveland Barons W 5 4 25 7 4 W 1
37 1978-01-05 Los Angeles Kings T 4 4 25 7 5 T 1
38 1978-01-06 @ Atlanta Flames L 3 5 25 8 5 L 1
39 1978-01-09 @ Montreal Canadiens T 3 3 25 8 6 T 1
40 1978-01-11 @ Chicago Black Hawks L 4 5 25 9 6 L 1
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
41 1978-01-12 Pittsburgh Penguins T 4 4 25 9 7 T 1
42 1978-01-14 New York Rangers W 4 1 26 9 7 W 1
43 1978-01-16 Atlanta Flames W 5 3 27 9 7 W 2
44 1978-01-19 Montreal Canadiens T 1 1 27 9 8 T 1
45 1978-01-21 @ New York Islanders L 1 6 27 10 8 L 1
46 1978-01-26 @ Vancouver Canucks W 6 2 28 10 8 W 1
47 1978-01-28 @ Colorado Rockies L 4 6 28 11 8 L 1
48 1978-01-29 @ Detroit Red Wings T 3 3 28 11 9 T 1
49 1978-02-01 @ Chicago Black Hawks L 1 3 28 12 9 L 1
50 1978-02-02 Colorado Rockies W 3 0 29 12 9 W 1
51 1978-02-04 @ Cleveland Barons T 2 2 29 12 10 T 1
52 1978-02-06 St. Louis Blues W 2 0 30 12 10 W 1
53 1978-02-09 Vancouver Canucks W 5 2 31 12 10 W 2
54 1978-02-12 Washington Capitals W 4 1 32 12 10 W 3
55 1978-02-16 Minnesota North Stars L 2 4 32 13 10 L 1
56 1978-02-18 Detroit Red Wings W 4 2 33 13 10 W 1
57 1978-02-19 New York Islanders L 1 4 33 14 10 L 1
58 1978-02-23 @ Buffalo Sabres L 0 4 33 15 10 L 2
59 1978-02-25 @ Pittsburgh Penguins W 3 1 34 15 10 W 1
60 1978-02-26 @ Washington Capitals W 6 1 35 15 10 W 2
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
61 1978-02-28 @ Boston Bruins T 4 4 35 15 11 T 1
62 1978-03-01 @ Toronto Maple Leafs L 2 3 35 16 11 L 1
63 1978-03-04 @ Montreal Canadiens L 1 7 35 17 11 L 2
64 1978-03-05 St. Louis Blues W 7 1 36 17 11 W 1
65 1978-03-07 Atlanta Flames W 5 3 37 17 11 W 2
66 1978-03-11 Boston Bruins W 6 2 38 17 11 W 3
67 1978-03-12 Colorado Rockies W 6 2 39 17 11 W 4
68 1978-03-15 @ New York Rangers T 2 2 39 17 12 T 1
69 1978-03-16 @ Buffalo Sabres L 1 3 39 18 12 L 1
70 1978-03-18 Buffalo Sabres T 2 2 39 18 13 T 1
71 1978-03-20 New York Islanders W 4 2 40 18 13 W 1
72 1978-03-23 Toronto Maple Leafs W 4 1 41 18 13 W 2
73 1978-03-25 @ Minnesota North Stars W 4 3 42 18 13 W 3
74 1978-03-28 @ Colorado Rockies L 3 4 42 19 13 L 1
75 1978-03-31 @ Vancouver Canucks W 3 2 43 19 13 W 1
76 1978-04-01 @ Los Angeles Kings W 4 2 44 19 13 W 2
77 1978-04-04 @ New York Islanders T 3 3 44 19 14 T 1
78 1978-04-06 New York Rangers W 3 0 45 19 14 W 1
79 1978-04-08 @ Atlanta Flames T 1 1 45 19 15 T 1
80 1978-04-09 Minnesota North Stars L 1 3 45 20 15 L 1

Playoffs

GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
1 1978-04-11 Colorado Rockies W OT 3 2 1 0 0 W 1
2 1978-04-13 @ Colorado Rockies W 3 1 2 0 0 W 2
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
3 1978-04-17 Buffalo Sabres W 4 1 3 0 0 W 3
4 1978-04-19 Buffalo Sabres W 3 2 4 0 0 W 4
5 1978-04-22 @ Buffalo Sabres L 1 4 4 1 0 L 1
6 1978-04-23 @ Buffalo Sabres W 4 2 5 1 0 W 1
7 1978-04-25 Buffalo Sabres W 4 2 6 1 0 W 2
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
8 1978-05-02 @ Boston Bruins L OT 2 3 6 2 0 L 1
9 1978-05-04 @ Boston Bruins L 5 7 6 3 0 L 2
10 1978-05-07 Boston Bruins W 3 1 7 3 0 W 1
11 1978-05-09 Boston Bruins L 2 4 7 4 0 L 1
12 1978-05-11 @ Boston Bruins L 3 6 7 5 0 L 2