1971-72 St. Louis Blues Schedule and Results

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Record: 28-39-11 (67 points), Finished 3rd in NHL West Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Sid Abel (3-6-1), Bill McCreary (6-14-4), Al Arbour (19-19-6)

Goals For: 208 (10th of 14), Goals Against: 247 (8th of 14)
SRS: -0.46 (10th of 14), SOS: 0.04 (5th of 14)

Playoffs:
Lost Semi-Finals (4-0) versus Boston Bruins
Won Quarter-Finals (4-3) versus Minnesota North Stars

Regular Season

GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
1 1971-10-09 Chicago Black Hawks L 2 4 0 1 0 L 1
2 1971-10-12 Buffalo Sabres W 4 1 1 1 0 W 1
3 1971-10-13 @ Chicago Black Hawks L 0 1 1 2 0 L 1
4 1971-10-16 Detroit Red Wings W 9 2 2 2 0 W 1
5 1971-10-17 @ Detroit Red Wings L 3 5 2 3 0 L 1
6 1971-10-19 Vancouver Canucks L 1 3 2 4 0 L 2
7 1971-10-23 New York Rangers L 3 4 2 5 0 L 3
8 1971-10-24 @ Buffalo Sabres W 3 2 3 5 0 W 1
9 1971-10-27 Minnesota North Stars L 1 2 3 6 0 L 1
10 1971-10-30 Philadelphia Flyers T 4 4 3 6 1 T 1
11 1971-11-03 @ Montreal Canadiens L 1 5 3 7 1 L 1
12 1971-11-04 @ Boston Bruins L 1 6 3 8 1 L 2
13 1971-11-06 @ Minnesota North Stars L 1 5 3 9 1 L 3
14 1971-11-09 Pittsburgh Penguins L 1 4 3 10 1 L 4
15 1971-11-13 California Golden Seals W 5 1 4 10 1 W 1
16 1971-11-16 Detroit Red Wings T 2 2 4 10 2 T 1
17 1971-11-18 @ Montreal Canadiens T 2 2 4 10 3 T 2
18 1971-11-20 @ Pittsburgh Penguins W 4 2 5 10 3 W 1
19 1971-11-21 @ Boston Bruins L 2 6 5 11 3 L 1
20 1971-11-23 Los Angeles Kings W 3 1 6 11 3 W 1
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
21 1971-11-24 @ New York Rangers L 3 8 6 12 3 L 1
22 1971-11-27 Boston Bruins T 6 6 6 12 4 T 1
23 1971-11-30 California Golden Seals W 5 2 7 12 4 W 1
24 1971-12-01 @ Toronto Maple Leafs L 2 4 7 13 4 L 1
25 1971-12-04 Buffalo Sabres W 5 1 8 13 4 W 1
26 1971-12-05 @ Detroit Red Wings W 2 1 9 13 4 W 2
27 1971-12-07 @ Vancouver Canucks L 1 2 9 14 4 L 1
28 1971-12-10 @ California Golden Seals T 4 4 9 14 5 T 1
29 1971-12-11 @ Los Angeles Kings L 1 4 9 15 5 L 1
30 1971-12-14 Toronto Maple Leafs L 2 4 9 16 5 L 2
31 1971-12-15 @ Minnesota North Stars L 1 4 9 17 5 L 3
32 1971-12-18 New York Rangers L 2 5 9 18 5 L 4
33 1971-12-19 @ Chicago Black Hawks L 0 2 9 19 5 L 5
34 1971-12-22 Los Angeles Kings L 1 2 9 20 5 L 6
35 1971-12-25 Buffalo Sabres T 4 4 9 20 6 T 1
36 1971-12-26 @ Buffalo Sabres L 3 6 9 21 6 L 1
37 1971-12-29 @ Toronto Maple Leafs W 6 3 10 21 6 W 1
38 1972-01-01 Philadelphia Flyers T 4 4 10 21 7 T 1
39 1972-01-05 @ New York Rangers L 1 9 10 22 7 L 1
40 1972-01-06 @ Philadelphia Flyers W 3 2 11 22 7 W 1
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
41 1972-01-08 Boston Bruins W 5 3 12 22 7 W 2
42 1972-01-11 Montreal Canadiens W 7 3 13 22 7 W 3
43 1972-01-15 Minnesota North Stars W 7 2 14 22 7 W 4
44 1972-01-16 @ Toronto Maple Leafs W 4 3 15 22 7 W 5
45 1972-01-18 Boston Bruins L 0 2 15 23 7 L 1
46 1972-01-22 Pittsburgh Penguins W 1 0 16 23 7 W 1
47 1972-01-23 @ Detroit Red Wings L 1 3 16 24 7 L 1
48 1972-01-26 @ Pittsburgh Penguins W 2 1 17 24 7 W 1
49 1972-01-29 @ Montreal Canadiens L 0 4 17 25 7 L 1
50 1972-01-30 @ Boston Bruins L 2 5 17 26 7 L 2
51 1972-02-01 Montreal Canadiens L 1 3 17 27 7 L 3
52 1972-02-03 Pittsburgh Penguins L 3 4 17 28 7 L 4
53 1972-02-05 New York Rangers W 6 5 18 28 7 W 1
54 1972-02-06 @ Philadelphia Flyers T 2 2 18 28 8 T 1
55 1972-02-08 Toronto Maple Leafs L 1 2 18 29 8 L 1
56 1972-02-10 Minnesota North Stars L 1 3 18 30 8 L 2
57 1972-02-12 Vancouver Canucks W 5 4 19 30 8 W 1
58 1972-02-15 Chicago Black Hawks L 2 3 19 31 8 L 1
59 1972-02-16 @ Los Angeles Kings W 3 1 20 31 8 W 1
60 1972-02-18 @ Vancouver Canucks L 2 5 20 32 8 L 1
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
61 1972-02-20 @ California Golden Seals T 4 4 20 32 9 T 1
62 1972-02-23 @ Los Angeles Kings W 2 0 21 32 9 W 1
63 1972-02-26 @ Minnesota North Stars W 3 2 22 32 9 W 2
64 1972-02-27 @ New York Rangers L 0 2 22 33 9 L 1
65 1972-03-01 Toronto Maple Leafs L 1 3 22 34 9 L 2
66 1972-03-04 @ Philadelphia Flyers L 2 6 22 35 9 L 3
67 1972-03-05 @ Buffalo Sabres W 6 2 23 35 9 W 1
68 1972-03-07 Los Angeles Kings W 4 2 24 35 9 W 2
69 1972-03-09 Montreal Canadiens L 1 5 24 36 9 L 1
70 1972-03-11 Philadelphia Flyers W 4 2 25 36 9 W 1
71 1972-03-17 @ California Golden Seals T 2 2 25 36 10 T 1
72 1972-03-19 @ Vancouver Canucks T 3 3 25 36 11 T 2
73 1972-03-22 California Golden Seals W 4 1 26 36 11 W 1
74 1972-03-25 Detroit Red Wings W 5 3 27 36 11 W 2
75 1972-03-26 @ Chicago Black Hawks L 0 4 27 37 11 L 1
76 1972-03-28 Vancouver Canucks W 2 1 28 37 11 W 1
77 1972-04-01 Chicago Black Hawks L 0 2 28 38 11 L 1
78 1972-04-02 @ Pittsburgh Penguins L 2 6 28 39 11 L 2

Playoffs

GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
1 1972-04-05 @ Minnesota North Stars L 0 3 0 1 0 L 1
2 1972-04-06 @ Minnesota North Stars L OT 5 6 0 2 0 L 2
3 1972-04-08 Minnesota North Stars W 2 1 1 2 0 W 1
4 1972-04-09 Minnesota North Stars W 3 2 2 2 0 W 2
5 1972-04-11 @ Minnesota North Stars L 3 4 2 3 0 L 1
6 1972-04-13 Minnesota North Stars W 4 2 3 3 0 W 1
7 1972-04-16 @ Minnesota North Stars W OT 2 1 4 3 0 W 2
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
8 1972-04-18 @ Boston Bruins L 1 6 4 4 0 L 1
9 1972-04-20 @ Boston Bruins L 2 10 4 5 0 L 2
10 1972-04-23 Boston Bruins L 2 7 4 6 0 L 3
11 1972-04-25 Boston Bruins L 3 5 4 7 0 L 4