1978-79 Philadelphia Flyers Roster and Statistics

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Record: 40-25-15 (95 points), Finished 2nd in NHL Patrick Division (Schedule and Results)

Coach: Bob McCammon (22-17-11), Pat Quinn (18-8-4)

Goals For: 281 (7th of 17), Goals Against: 248 (3rd of 17)
SRS: 0.52 (5th of 17), SOS: 0.11 (1st of 17)

Playoffs:
Lost Quarter-Finals (4-1) versus New York Rangers
Won Preliminary Round (2-1) versus Vancouver Canucks

Game Results

Height of bar is margin of victory  ▪  Mouseover bar for details  ▪  Click for box score  ▪  Grouped by Month

Team Statistics

Team GP W L T PTS PTS% GF GA SRS SOS TG/G PP PPO PP% PPA PPOA PK% SH SHA S S% SA SV% PDO
Philadelphia Flyers 80 40 25 15 95 .594 281 248 0.52 0.11 6.61 59 232 25.43 73 344 78.78 16 2 2539 11.1
League Average 80 33 33 13 80 .500 280 280 0.00 0.00 7.00 62 271 22.72 62 271 77.28 7 7 2351 11.9

Roster

Age is on February 1 of given season
No. Player Pos Age Ht Wt S/C Exp Birth Date Summary
7 Bill Barber LW 26 6-0 195 L/- 6 July 11, 1952 34 G, 46 A, 80 P
31-38 Frank Bathe D 24 6-1 185 L/- 3 September 27, 1954 1 G, 3 A, 4 P
10 Mel Bridgman C 23 6-0 190 L/- 3 April 28, 1955 24 G, 35 A, 59 P
28 Drew Callander C 22 6-2 185 R/- 2 August 17, 1956 2 G, 1 A, 3 P
16 Bobby Clarke (C) C 29 5-10 185 L/- 9 August 13, 1949 16 G, 57 A, 73 P
44 Glen Cochrane D 21 6-2 205 L/- R January 29, 1958 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
2 Bob Dailey D 25 6-5 220 R/- 5 May 3, 1953 9 G, 30 A, 39 P
29 Barry Dean LW 23 6-1 195 L/- 2 February 26, 1955 4 G, 13 A, 17 P
32 Blake Dunlop C 25 5-10 170 R/- 5 April 4, 1953 20 G, 28 A, 48 P
6 Andre Dupont D 29 6-0 200 L/- 8 July 27, 1949 3 G, 9 A, 12 P
23 Paul Evans C 24 5-9 185 L/- R May 2, 1954 6 G, 5 A, 11 P
22 Tom Gorence RW 21 6-0 190 R/- R March 11, 1957 13 G, 6 A, 19 P
15-37 Al Hill LW 23 6-1 175 L/- 2 April 22, 1955 5 G, 11 A, 16 P
17 Paul Holmgren RW 23 6-3 210 R/- 3 December 2, 1955 19 G, 10 A, 29 P
8 Dave Hoyda LW 21 6-1 205 L/- 1 May 20, 1957 3 G, 13 A, 16 P
9 Bob Kelly LW 28 5-10 200 L/- 8 November 25, 1950 7 G, 31 A, 38 P
5 Rick Lapointe D 23 6-2 200 L/- 3 August 2, 1955 3 G, 18 A, 21 P
27 Reggie Leach RW 28 6-0 180 R/- 8 April 23, 1950 34 G, 20 A, 54 P
26 Ken Linseman C 20 5-11 180 L/- R August 11, 1958 5 G, 20 A, 25 P
15 Danny Lucas LW 20 6-1 197 L/- R February 28, 1958 1 G, 0 A, 1 P
19 Rick MacLeish LW 29 5-11 185 L/- 8 January 3, 1950 26 G, 32 A, 58 P
25 Kevin McCarthy D 21 5-11 195 R/- 1 July 14, 1957 1 G, 2 A, 3 P
39 Robbie Moore G 24 5-5 155 -/R R May 3, 1954 3-0-1, 1.77 GAA
24 Terry Murray D 28 6-2 190 R/- 5 July 20, 1950 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
1 Bernie Parent G 33 5-10 180 -/L 12 April 3, 1945 16-12-7, 2.70 GAA
33 Pete Peeters G 21 6-1 195 -/L R August 17, 1957 1-2-1, 3.43 GAA
18 Yves Preston LW 22 5-11 180 L/- R June 14, 1956 3 G, 1 A, 4 P
11 Don Saleski RW 29 6-3 205 R/- 7 November 10, 1949 11 G, 5 A, 16 P
30 Rick St. Croix G 24 5-10 160 -/L 1 January 3, 1955 0-1-1, 3.08 GAA
35 Wayne Stephenson G 34 5-9 175 -/L 7 January 29, 1945 20-10-5, 3.35 GAA
28-43 Dennis Ververgaert RW 25 6-0 185 R/- 5 March 30, 1953 9 G, 7 A, 16 P
20 Jimmy Watson D 26 6-0 195 L/- 6 August 19, 1952 9 G, 13 A, 22 P
3 Behn Wilson D 20 6-3 210 L/- R December 19, 1958 13 G, 36 A, 49 P

Scoring Regular Season

Scoring Goals Assists Ice Time Point Shares
Rk Player Pos Age GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TOI ATOI OPS DPS PS BLK HIT FOwin FOloss FO%
1 Bill Barber LW 26 79 34 46 80 19 22 18 10 6 4 25 19 2 258 13.2 5.8 1.5 7.3
2 Bobby Clarke C 29 80 16 57 73 12 68 10 5 1 1 32 20 5 143 11.2 3.7 1.3 5.1
3 Mel Bridgman C 23 76 24 35 59 14 184 24 0 0 3 29 4 2 157 15.3 3.4 1.3 4.8
4 Rick MacLeish LW 29 71 26 32 58 4 47 14 7 5 4 23 9 0 211 12.3 3.7 1.0 4.7
5 Reggie Leach RW 28 76 34 20 54 -3 20 21 13 0 6 14 6 0 279 12.2 3.8 0.8 4.7
6 Behn Wilson D 20 80 13 36 49 13 197 7 6 0 2 22 13 1 174 7.5 3.2 4.9 8.0
7 Blake Dunlop C 25 66 20 28 48 27 16 15 5 0 5 21 3 4 122 16.4 2.7 1.6 4.2
8 Bob Dailey D 25 70 9 30 39 21 63 8 1 0 1 16 13 1 164 5.5 2.3 4.8 7.1
9 Bob Kelly LW 28 77 7 31 38 15 132 6 1 0 0 30 1 0 85 8.2 0.4 1.4 1.8
10 Paul Holmgren RW 23 57 19 10 29 2 168 15 4 0 3 7 3 0 122 15.6 1.4 0.8 2.2
11 Ken Linseman C 20 30 5 20 25 16 23 4 1 0 1 14 5 1 57 8.8 1.1 0.8 2.0
12 Jimmy Watson D 26 77 9 13 22 11 52 7 0 2 0 12 1 0 112 8.0 0.8 4.6 5.4
13 Rick Lapointe D 23 77 3 18 21 15 53 1 1 1 0 15 2 1 75 4.0 0.2 4.8 5.1
14 Tom Gorence RW 21 42 13 6 19 16 10 12 1 0 3 5 0 1 85 15.3 0.8 1.0 1.8
15 Barry Dean LW 23 30 4 13 17 -1 20 4 0 0 1 9 4 0 52 7.7 0.4 0.3 0.8
16 Don Saleski RW 29 35 11 5 16 3 14 9 1 1 2 4 1 0 75 14.7 0.7 0.5 1.2
17 Dennis Ververgaert RW 25 37 9 7 16 -4 6 7 2 0 1 6 1 0 54 16.7 0.5 0.3 0.8
18 Al Hill LW 23 31 5 11 16 5 28 4 1 0 1 11 0 0 44 11.4 0.4 0.5 0.9
19 Dave Hoyda LW 21 67 3 13 16 2 138 3 0 0 0 13 0 0 37 8.1 -1.3 0.9 -0.4
20 Andre Dupont D 29 77 3 9 12 21 135 3 0 0 0 7 1 1 128 2.3 -0.5 5.2 4.7
21 Paul Evans C 24 44 6 5 11 -3 12 6 0 0 1 5 0 0 39 15.4 -0.5 0.4 0.0
22 Yves Preston LW 22 9 3 1 4 -2 0 3 0 0 1 0 1 0 7 42.9 0.2 0.1 0.2
23 Frank Bathe D 24 21 1 3 4 9 76 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 10 10.0 -0.1 1.6 1.5
24 Drew Callander C 22 15 2 1 3 -1 5 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 22 9.1 -0.2 0.2 -0.1
25 Kevin McCarthy D 21 22 1 2 3 2 21 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 16 6.3 -0.2 1.2 1.1
26 Bernie Parent G 33 36 0 2 2 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 7.4
27 Danny Lucas LW 20 6 1 0 1 -2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 12.5 -0.1 0.0 -0.1
28 Robbie Moore G 24 5 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 1.2
29 Wayne Stephenson G 34 40 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 6.3
30 Glen Cochrane D 21 1 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 -0.1 -0.1
31 Terry Murray D 28 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 -0.1 0.3 0.1
32 Pete Peeters G 21 5 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.8
33 Rick St. Croix G 24 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.4
Team Total 80 281 456 737 209 1526 206 59 16 40 326 107 19 2539 11.1 32.6 42.1 90.8

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 Wayne Stephenson G 34 40 20 10 5 122 3.35 2 2187 6.3
2 Bernie Parent G 33 36 16 12 7 89 2.70 4 1979 7.4
3 Robbie Moore G 24 5 3 0 1 7 1.77 2 237 1.2
4 Pete Peeters G 21 5 1 2 1 16 3.43 0 280 0.8
5 Rick St. Croix G 24 2 0 1 1 6 3.08 0 117 0.4
Team Total 80 40 25 15 240 3.00 8 4800 16.0

Scoring Playoffs

Scoring Goals Assists Ice Time
Rk Player Pos Age GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TOI ATOI
1 Ken Linseman C 20 8 2 6 8 22 2 0 0 1
2 Bill Barber LW 26 8 3 4 7 10 3 0 0 0
3 Reggie Leach RW 28 8 5 1 6 0 2 3 0 2
4 Bobby Clarke C 29 8 2 4 6 8 1 1 0 0
5 Paul Holmgren RW 23 8 1 5 6 22 1 0 0 0
6 Tom Gorence RW 21 7 3 1 4 0 2 1 0 0
7 Mel Bridgman C 23 8 1 2 3 17 1 0 0 0
8 Bob Dailey D 25 8 1 2 3 14 1 0 0 0
9 Blake Dunlop C 25 8 1 1 2 4 1 0 0 0
10 Bob Kelly LW 28 8 1 1 2 10 0 1 0 0
11 Dennis Ververgaert RW 25 3 0 2 2 2 0 0 0 0
12 Jimmy Watson D 26 8 0 2 2 2 0 0 0 0
13 Frank Bathe D 24 6 1 0 1 12 1 0 0 0
14 Al Hill LW 23 7 1 0 1 2 1 0 0 0
15 Behn Wilson D 20 5 1 0 1 8 1 0 0 0
16 Rick Lapointe D 23 7 0 1 1 14 0 0 0 0
17 Rick MacLeish LW 29 7 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
18 Robbie Moore G 24 5 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0
19 Norm Barnes D 25 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
20 Andre Dupont D 29 8 0 0 0 17 0 0 0 0
21 Dave Hoyda LW 21 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
22 Wayne Stephenson G 34 4 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0
Team Total 8 23 34 57 171 17 6 0 3

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 Robbie Moore G 24 5 3 2 18 4.03 0 268
2 Wayne Stephenson G 34 4 0 3 16 4.51 0 213
Team Total 8 3 5 34 4.24 0 481