1970-71 St. Louis Blues Roster and Statistics

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Record: 34-25-19 (87 points), Finished 2nd in NHL West Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Al Arbour (21-15-14), Scotty Bowman (13-10-5)

Goals For: 223 (8th of 14), Goals Against: 208 (4th of 14)
SRS: 0.18 (6th of 14), SOS: -0.01 (9th of 14)

Playoffs:
Lost Quarter-Finals (4-2) versus Minnesota North Stars

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
St. Louis Blues 78 34 25 19 87 .558 223 208 0.18 -0.01 5.53 56 312 17.95 49 285 82.81 9 8
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
3 Al Arbour D 38 6-0 180 L/- 13 November 1, 1932 0 G, 2 A, 2 P
17 John Arbour D 25 5-11 195 L/- 3 September 28, 1945 1 G, 6 A, 7 P
25 Curt Bennett LW 22 6-3 195 L/- R March 27, 1948 2 G, 0 A, 2 P
7 Red Berenson C 31 6-0 185 L/- 9 December 8, 1939 16 G, 26 A, 42 P
21 Christian Bordeleau LW 23 5-8 172 L/- 2 September 23, 1947 21 G, 32 A, 53 P
2 Carl Brewer D 32 5-9 180 L/- 9 October 21, 1938 2 G, 9 A, 11 P
16 Craig Cameron RW 25 6-0 200 R/- 3 July 19, 1945 14 G, 6 A, 20 P
14 Wayne Connelly RW 31 5-10 170 R/- 8 December 16, 1939 5 G, 16 A, 21 P
12 Terry Crisp C 27 5-10 180 L/- 4 May 28, 1943 5 G, 11 A, 16 P
25 Norm Dennis C 28 5-10 175 L/- 2 December 10, 1942 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
14 Tim Ecclestone LW 23 5-10 195 R/- 3 September 24, 1947 15 G, 24 A, 39 P
1 Glenn Hall G 39 5-11 180 -/L 17 October 3, 1931 13-11-8, 2.42 GAA
25 Larry Hornung D 25 6-0 190 L/- R November 10, 1945 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
3 Fran Huck C 25 5-7 165 L/- 1 December 4, 1945 7 G, 8 A, 15 P
18 Larry Keenan LW 30 5-11 175 L/- 4 October 1, 1940 1 G, 3 A, 4 P
19 Jim Lorentz RW 23 6-0 190 L/- 2 May 1, 1947 19 G, 21 A, 40 P
15 Bill McCreary LW 36 5-10 172 L/- 7 December 2, 1934 9 G, 10 A, 19 P
20 Ab McDonald LW 34 6-3 192 L/- 12 February 18, 1936 0 G, 5 A, 5 P
10 George Morrison LW 22 6-1 170 L/- R December 24, 1948 15 G, 10 A, 25 P
4 Noel Picard D 32 6-1 185 R/- 4 December 25, 1938 3 G, 8 A, 11 P
8 Barclay Plager D 29 5-11 175 L/- 3 March 26, 1941 4 G, 20 A, 24 P
23 Bill Plager D 25 5-9 175 R/- 3 July 6, 1945 0 G, 3 A, 3 P
5 Bob Plager D 27 5-11 195 L/- 6 March 11, 1943 1 G, 19 A, 20 P
30 Michel Plasse G 22 5-11 172 -/L R June 1, 1948 1-0-0, 3.00 GAA
6 Jimmy Roberts D/RW 30 5-10 185 R/- 7 April 9, 1940 13 G, 18 A, 31 P
11 Gary Sabourin RW 27 5-11 180 R/- 3 December 4, 1943 14 G, 17 A, 31 P
18 Brit Selby LW 25 5-10 175 L/- 6 March 27, 1945 1 G, 4 A, 5 P
9 Frank St. Marseille C 31 5-11 180 R/- 3 December 14, 1939 19 G, 32 A, 51 P
22 Bill Sutherland LW 36 5-10 160 L/- 3 November 10, 1934 19 G, 20 A, 39 P
17 Jean-Guy Talbot D 38 5-11 170 L/- 16 July 11, 1932 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
7 Garry Unger C 23 5-11 170 L/- 3 December 7, 1947 15 G, 14 A, 29 P
31 Ernie Wakely G 30 5-11 160 -/L 3 November 27, 1940 20-14-11, 2.79 GAA
2 Bob Wall D 28 5-10 171 L/- 6 December 1, 1942 2 G, 4 A, 6 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 Christian Bordeleau LW 23 78 21 32 53 21 14 48 16 3 2 7 23 8 1 187 11.2 0 0:00 3.3 1.7 5.1
2 Frank St. Marseille C 31 77 19 32 51 20 4 26 16 3 0 5 19 13 0 217 8.8 0 0:00 3.0 1.4 4.4
3 Red Berenson C 31 45 16 26 42 16 -7 12 9 6 1 1 14 12 0 174 9.2 0 0:00 3.3 0.5 3.8
4 Jim Lorentz RW 23 76 19 21 40 17 2 34 13 6 0 2 16 5 0 160 11.9 0 0:00 2.1 1.3 3.4
5 Bill Sutherland LW 36 68 19 20 39 16 13 41 8 11 0 3 13 6 1 106 17.9 0 0:00 2.3 1.5 3.9
6 Tim Ecclestone LW 23 47 15 24 39 15 -7 34 9 6 0 4 13 11 0 143 10.5 0 0:00 2.9 0.5 3.4
7 Gary Sabourin RW 27 59 14 17 31 13 4 56 12 2 0 2 15 2 0 160 8.8 0 0:00 1.5 1.1 2.6
8 Jimmy Roberts D/RW 30 72 13 18 31 12 7 77 10 2 1 0 11 4 3 123 10.6 0 0:00 2.5 4.8 7.3
9 Garry Unger C 23 28 15 14 29 12 -4 41 8 7 0 3 9 5 0 122 12.3 0 0:00 2.8 0.3 3.1
10 George Morrison LW 22 73 15 10 25 11 -2 6 12 3 0 1 9 1 0 122 12.3 0 0:00 0.5 1.1 1.6
11 Barclay Plager D 29 69 4 20 24 8 11 172 3 1 0 0 14 4 2 87 4.6 0 0:00 1.1 4.9 6.0
12 Wayne Connelly RW 31 28 5 16 21 7 -6 9 2 3 0 0 8 8 0 102 4.9 0 0:00 1.1 0.3 1.4
13 Craig Cameron RW 25 78 14 6 20 10 -11 32 13 0 1 2 6 0 0 86 16.3 0 0:00 -0.2 0.9 0.7
14 Bob Plager D 27 70 1 19 20 6 9 114 1 0 0 1 13 4 2 70 1.4 0 0:00 0.5 4.8 5.3
15 Bill McCreary LW 36 68 9 10 19 8 7 16 6 0 3 0 9 1 0 90 10.0 0 0:00 -0.4 1.3 1.0
16 Terry Crisp C 27 54 5 11 16 6 3 13 4 0 1 0 10 1 0 47 10.6 0 0:00 -0.4 1.0 0.6
17 Fran Huck C 25 29 7 8 15 6 1 18 5 2 0 1 5 3 0 43 16.3 0 0:00 0.7 0.5 1.3
18 Noel Picard D 32 75 3 8 11 4 2 119 3 0 0 1 8 0 0 128 2.3 0 0:00 -0.2 4.6 4.4
19 Carl Brewer D 32 19 2 9 11 4 -1 29 2 0 0 0 1 7 1 35 5.7 0 0:00 0.8 1.1 1.9
20 John Arbour D 25 53 1 6 7 2 1 81 1 0 0 0 6 0 0 57 1.8 0 0:00 -0.3 3.2 2.9
21 Bob Wall D 28 25 2 4 6 2 -1 4 1 1 0 0 4 0 0 29 6.9 0 0:00 0.2 1.4 1.7
22 Brit Selby LW 25 56 1 4 5 2 -10 23 1 0 0 0 3 1 0 33 3.0 0 0:00 -1.8 0.6 -1.2
23 Ab McDonald LW 34 20 0 5 5 1 -3 6 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 31 0.0 0 0:00 -0.4 0.2 -0.2
24 Larry Keenan LW 30 10 1 3 4 1 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 24 4.2 0 0:00 0.0 0.3 0.3
25 Bill Plager D 25 36 0 3 3 1 0 45 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 24 0.0 0 0:00 -0.4 2.2 1.7
26 Curt Bennett LW 22 4 2 0 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 4 50.0 0 0:00 0.2 0.1 0.3
27 Al Arbour D 38 22 0 2 2 1 6 6 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 3 0.0 0 0:00 -0.3 1.7 1.5
28 Ernie Wakely G 30 51 0 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 0.0 0.0 9.1
29 Glenn Hall G 39 32 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 0.0 0.0 6.6
30 Norm Dennis C 28 4 0 0 0 0 -4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 -0.2 -0.1 -0.2
31 Larry Hornung D 25 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0:00 0.0 0.1 0.1
32 Michel Plasse G 22 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 0.0 0.0 0.2
33 Jean-Guy Talbot D 38 5 0 0 0 0 -3 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 0:00 -0.1 0.1 0.0
Team Total 78 223 351 574 29 1068 158 56 9 34 2411 9.2 24.2 43.5 83.5

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 Ernie Wakely G 30 51 20 14 11 133 2.79 3 2859 9.1
2 Glenn Hall G 39 32 13 11 8 71 2.42 2 1761 6.6
3 Michel Plasse G 22 1 1 0 0 3 3.00 0 60 0.2
Team Total 78 34 25 19 207 2.65 5 4680 15.9

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 Garry Unger C 23 6 3 2 5 2 20 2 0 1 0
2 Wayne Connelly RW 31 6 2 1 3 1 0 1 1 0 1
3 Jimmy Roberts D/RW 30 6 2 1 3 1 11 2 0 0 0
4 Frank St. Marseille C 31 6 2 1 3 1 4 0 2 0 1
5 Fran Huck C 25 6 1 2 3 1 2 1 0 0 0
6 Bill McCreary LW 36 6 1 2 3 1 0 1 0 0 0
7 Barclay Plager D 29 6 0 3 3 1 10 0 0 0 0
8 Craig Cameron RW 25 6 2 0 2 1 4 2 0 0 0
9 Noel Picard D 32 6 1 1 2 1 26 0 1 0 0
10 Carl Brewer D 32 5 0 2 2 1 8 0 0 0 0
11 Bob Plager D 27 6 0 2 2 1 4 0 0 0 0
12 Terry Crisp C 27 6 1 0 1 1 2 1 0 0 0
13 Christian Bordeleau LW 23 5 0 1 1 0 17 0 0 0 0
14 Jim Lorentz RW 23 6 0 1 1 0 4 0 0 0 0
15 Al Arbour D 38 6 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 0
16 John Arbour D 25 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
17 Curt Bennett LW 22 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
18 Norm Dennis C 28 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
19 Terry Gray RW 32 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
20 Glenn Hall G 39 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
21 George Morrison LW 22 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
22 Bill Plager D 25 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
23 Brit Selby LW 25 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
24 Bill Sutherland LW 36 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
25 Ernie Wakely G 30 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Team Total 6 15 19 34 120 10 4 1 2

Goalies Playoffs

Goalie Stats
Rk Player Pos Age GP W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN GA%- GSAA
1 Ernie Wakely G 30 3 2 1 7 2.33 1 180
2 Glenn Hall G 39 3 0 3 9 3.00 0 180
Team Total 6 2 4 16 2.67 1 360