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1978-79 St. Louis Blues Roster and Statistics

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Record: 18-50-12 (48 points), Finished 3rd in NHL Smythe Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Barclay Plager (18-50-12)

Goals For: 249 (14th of 17), Goals Against: 348 (17th of 17)
SRS: -1.29 (16th of 17), SOS: -0.05 (14th of 17)

Game Results

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Team Statistics

Team GP W L T PTS PTS% GF GA SRS SOS TG/G PP PPO PP% PPA PPOA PK% SH SHA
St. Louis Blues 80 18 50 12 48 .300 249 348 -1.29 -0.05 7.46 48 281 17.08 63 244 74.18 3 8
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

Roster

Age is on February 1 of given season
No. Player Pos Age Ht Wt S/C Exp Birth Date Summary
4 Bruce Affleck D 24 6-0 205 L/- 4 May 5, 1954 1 G, 3 A, 4 P
10 Wayne Babych RW 20 5-11 191 R/- R June 6, 1958 27 G, 36 A, 63 P
19 Curt Bennett LW 30 6-3 195 L/- 8 March 27, 1948 14 G, 19 A, 33 P
18 Harvey Bennett C 26 6-4 215 L/- 4 August 9, 1952 3 G, 9 A, 12 P
12 Rick Bowness RW 24 6-1 185 R/- 3 January 25, 1955 1 G, 3 A, 4 P
16 Jack Brownschidle D 23 6-2 195 L/- 1 October 2, 1955 10 G, 24 A, 34 P
26 Mike Crombeen C 21 5-11 190 R/- 1 April 16, 1957 3 G, 8 A, 11 P
15 Tony Currie RW 21 5-11 166 R/- 1 November 12, 1957 4 G, 15 A, 19 P
8 Steve Durbano D 27 6-1 210 L/- 5 December 12, 1951 1 G, 1 A, 2 P
14 Bill Fairbairn LW 32 5-10 170 R/- 10 January 7, 1947 1 G, 0 A, 1 P
24 Bernie Federko C 22 6-0 178 L/- 2 May 12, 1956 31 G, 64 A, 95 P
22 Barry Gibbs D 30 5-11 195 R/- 11 September 28, 1948 2 G, 27 A, 29 P
5 Larry Giroux D 27 6-0 190 R/- 5 August 28, 1951 5 G, 22 A, 27 P
30 Doug Grant G 30 6-1 200 -/L 5 July 27, 1948 0-2-1, 7.26 GAA
17 Inge Hammarstrom LW 31 6-0 180 L/- 5 January 20, 1948 12 G, 22 A, 34 P
23 Bob Hess D 23 5-11 180 L/- 4 May 19, 1955 3 G, 4 A, 7 P
20 Neil Komadoski D 27 6-2 200 L/- 6 November 5, 1951 1 G, 2 A, 3 P
9 Neil Labatte D 21 6-2 178 L/- R April 24, 1957 0 G, 2 A, 2 P
4 Dick Lamby D 23 6-1 200 R/- R May 3, 1955 0 G, 4 A, 4 P
28 Jamie Masters D 23 6-1 190 R/- 2 April 14, 1955 0 G, 6 A, 6 P
29 Gord McTavish C 24 6-4 200 R/- R June 3, 1954 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
25 Bob Murdoch RW 25 5-11 191 R/- 3 January 29, 1954 13 G, 13 A, 26 P
1 Phil Myre G 30 6-1 185 -/L 9 November 1, 1948 9-22-8, 4.33 GAA
35 Brian Ogilvie C 27 5-11 186 R/- 5 January 30, 1952 1 G, 5 A, 6 P
19-27 Doug Palazzari C 26 5-5 170 L/- 3 November 3, 1952 2 G, 3 A, 5 P
6 Larry Patey C 25 6-1 185 L/- 5 March 19, 1953 15 G, 19 A, 34 P
36 Ken Richardson C 27 6-0 190 L/- 2 April 12, 1951 1 G, 1 A, 2 P
40 Terry Richardson G 25 6-1 190 -/R 4 May 7, 1953 0-1-0, 9.00 GAA
16 Rod Seiling D 34 6-0 195 L/- 16 November 14, 1944 0 G, 1 A, 1 P
14 Rick Shinske RW 23 5-11 165 L/- 2 May 31, 1955 0 G, 4 A, 4 P
27-33 John Smrke LW 22 5-11 205 L/- 1 February 25, 1956 6 G, 8 A, 14 P
31 Ed Staniowski G 23 5-9 170 -/L 3 July 7, 1955 9-25-3, 3.82 GAA
2 Bob Stewart D 28 6-1 206 L/- 7 November 10, 1950 5 G, 13 A, 18 P
11 Brian Sutter LW 22 5-11 173 L/- 2 October 7, 1956 41 G, 39 A, 80 P
7 Garry Unger C 31 5-11 170 L/- 11 December 7, 1947 30 G, 26 A, 56 P
9 Mike Walton C 34 5-10 175 L/- 11 January 3, 1945 7 G, 11 A, 18 P
21 Mike Zuke C 24 6-0 180 R/- R April 16, 1954 9 G, 17 A, 26 P

Scoring Regular Season

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 Bernie Federko C 22 74 31 64 95 34 -15 14 24 7 0 1 41 23 0 156 19.9 0 0:00 6.6 0.8 7.4
2 Brian Sutter LW 22 77 41 39 80 32 -2 165 29 12 0 3 31 8 0 177 23.2 0 0:00 6.1 1.2 7.3
3 Wayne Babych RW 20 67 27 36 63 24 -11 75 16 11 0 0 28 8 0 196 13.8 0 0:00 4.1 0.8 4.9
4 Garry Unger C 31 80 30 26 56 23 -44 44 27 3 0 3 19 7 0 182 16.5 0 0:00 3.3 0.0 3.3
5 Larry Patey C 25 78 15 19 34 13 -27 60 13 0 2 2 18 0 1 124 12.1 0 0:00 0.5 0.5 1.0
6 Inge Hammarstrom LW 31 65 12 22 34 12 -13 8 12 0 0 1 20 2 0 129 9.3 0 0:00 0.9 0.7 1.5
7 Jack Brownschidle D 23 64 10 24 34 12 -21 14 5 5 0 1 13 11 0 101 9.9 0 0:00 2.0 2.1 4.1
8 Curt Bennett LW 30 74 14 19 33 13 -23 62 13 1 0 1 19 0 0 141 9.9 0 0:00 0.6 0.5 1.1
9 Barry Gibbs D 30 76 2 27 29 8 -42 46 2 0 0 0 25 2 0 86 2.3 0 0:00 0.7 1.5 2.2
10 Larry Giroux D 27 73 5 22 27 9 -25 111 5 0 0 1 21 1 0 107 4.7 0 0:00 0.9 2.3 3.2
11 Bob Murdoch RW 25 54 13 13 26 10 -6 17 12 1 0 3 10 3 0 92 14.1 0 0:00 0.8 0.7 1.5
12 Mike Zuke C 24 34 9 17 26 9 -8 18 6 3 0 0 10 7 0 80 11.3 0 0:00 1.3 0.3 1.6
13 Tony Currie RW 21 36 4 15 19 6 -9 0 3 1 0 2 14 1 0 57 7.0 0 0:00 0.3 0.3 0.6
14 Mike Walton C 34 22 7 11 18 7 -13 6 4 3 0 0 6 5 0 41 17.1 0 0:00 1.0 0.0 1.0
15 Bob Stewart D 28 78 5 13 18 6 -28 47 4 1 0 0 13 0 0 57 8.8 0 0:00 0.1 2.4 2.5
16 John Smrke LW 22 55 6 8 14 5 -24 20 5 0 1 0 7 0 1 72 8.3 0 0:00 -0.7 0.2 -0.5
17 Harvey Bennett C 26 52 3 9 12 4 -18 63 3 0 0 0 9 0 0 44 6.8 0 0:00 -1.0 0.3 -0.7
18 Mike Crombeen C 21 37 3 8 11 4 -13 34 3 0 0 0 8 0 0 51 5.9 0 0:00 -0.4 0.2 -0.2
19 Bob Hess D 23 27 3 4 7 3 -20 14 3 0 0 0 1 3 0 42 7.1 0 0:00 0.2 0.2 0.4
20 Brian Ogilvie C 27 14 1 5 6 2 -3 7 1 0 0 0 4 1 0 21 4.8 0 0:00 0.0 0.1 0.1
21 Jamie Masters D 23 10 0 6 6 2 -6 0 0 0 0 0 3 3 0 10 0.0 0 0:00 0.2 0.2 0.4
22 Doug Palazzari C 26 20 2 3 5 2 -5 4 2 0 0 0 3 0 0 16 12.5 0 0:00 -0.3 0.2 -0.1
23 Bruce Affleck D 24 26 1 3 4 1 -13 12 1 0 0 0 2 1 0 34 2.9 0 0:00 -0.2 0.6 0.4
24 Rick Bowness RW 24 24 1 3 4 1 -17 30 1 0 0 0 2 1 0 18 5.6 0 0:00 -0.6 -0.1 -0.7
25 Dick Lamby D 23 9 0 4 4 1 5 12 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 11 0.0 0 0:00 0.1 0.8 0.9
26 Rick Shinske RW 23 11 0 4 4 1 -3 2 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 7 0.0 0 0:00 -0.1 0.1 -0.1
27 Neil Komadoski D 27 42 1 2 3 1 0 30 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 28 3.6 0 0:00 -0.6 2.2 1.6
28 Steve Durbano D 27 13 1 1 2 1 -7 103 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 18 5.6 0 0:00 -0.1 0.3 0.2
29 Ken Richardson C 27 16 1 1 2 1 -5 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 6 16.7 0 0:00 -0.4 0.1 -0.3
30 Neil Labatte D 21 22 0 2 2 1 -1 13 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 15 0.0 0 0:00 -0.3 1.1 0.8
31 Bill Fairbairn LW 32 5 1 0 1 1 -2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 12.5 0 0:00 -0.1 0.0 0.0
32 Rod Seiling D 34 3 0 1 1 0 -1 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 0.0 0 0:00 0.0 0.1 0.1
33 Ed Staniowski G 23 39 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 0.0 0.0 5.1
34 Doug Grant G 30 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 0.0 0.0 -0.5
35 Gord McTavish C 24 1 0 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0:00 0.0 0.0 -0.1
36 Phil Myre G 30 39 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 0.0 0.0 3.5
37 Terry Richardson G 25 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 0.0 0.0 -0.3
Team Total 80 249 432 681 -422 1045 198 48 3 18 2131 11.7 24.7 20.8 53.3

Goalies Regular Season

Rk Player Pos Age GP W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN GA%- GSAA GPS
1 Phil Myre G 30 39 9 22 8 163 4.33 1 2259 3.5
2 Ed Staniowski G 23 39 9 25 3 146 3.82 0 2291 5.1
3 Terry Richardson G 25 1 0 1 0 9 9.00 0 60 -0.3
4 Doug Grant G 30 4 0 2 1 23 7.26 0 190 -0.5
Team Total 80 18 50 12 341 4.26 1 4800 7.8