1978-79 Toronto Maple Leafs Roster and Statistics

Franchise Index

Record: 34-33-13 (81 points), Finished 3rd in NHL Adams Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Roger Neilson (34-33-13)

Goals For: 267 (11th of 17), Goals Against: 252 (4th of 17)
SRS: 0.20 (8th of 17), SOS: 0.02 (7th of 17)

Playoffs:
Lost Quarter-Finals (4-0) versus Montreal Canadiens
Won Preliminary Round (2-0) versus Atlanta Flames

Game Results

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

Team Statistics

Team AvAge GP W L T PTS PTS% GF GA SRS SOS TG/G PP PPO PP% PPA PPOA PK% SH SHA
Toronto Maple Leafs 80 34 33 13 81 .506 267 252 0.20 0.02 6.49 60 236 25.42 70 330 78.79 5 7
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
10 John Anderson RW 21 5-11 185 L/- 1 March 28, 1957 15 G, 11 A, 26 P
8 Don Ashby C 23 6-1 185 L/- 3 March 8, 1955 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
19 Bruce Boudreau C 24 5-9 170 L/- 2 January 9, 1955 4 G, 3 A, 7 P
15 Pat Boutette LW 26 5-8 175 L/- 3 March 1, 1952 14 G, 19 A, 33 P
26 Dave Burrows D 30 6-1 190 L/- 7 January 11, 1949 2 G, 11 A, 13 P
17 Jerry Butler LW 27 6-0 180 R/- 6 February 27, 1951 8 G, 7 A, 15 P
6 Ron Ellis RW 34 5-9 195 R/- 13 January 8, 1945 16 G, 12 A, 28 P
18 Paul Gardner C 22 6-0 195 L/- 2 March 5, 1956 7 G, 2 A, 9 P
31 Pierre Hamel G 26 5-9 170 -/L 1 September 16, 1952 0-0-0, 0.00 GAA
30 Paul Harrison G 23 6-1 196 -/L 3 February 11, 1955 8-12-3, 3.51 GAA
23 Dave Hutchison D 26 6-3 205 L/- 4 May 2, 1952 4 G, 15 A, 19 P
4 Trevor Johansen D 21 5-9 200 R/- 1 March 30, 1957 1 G, 4 A, 5 P
16 Jimmy Jones C 26 5-9 180 R/- 1 January 2, 1953 9 G, 9 A, 18 P
9 Dan Maloney LW 28 6-2 195 L/- 7 September 24, 1950 17 G, 36 A, 53 P
7 Lanny McDonald RW 25 6-0 185 R/- 5 February 16, 1953 43 G, 42 A, 85 P
11 Walt McKechnie C 31 6-2 195 L/- 11 June 19, 1947 25 G, 36 A, 61 P
20 Garry Monahan LW 32 6-0 199 L/- 11 October 20, 1946 4 G, 7 A, 11 P
29 Mike Palmateer G 25 5-9 170 -/R 2 January 13, 1954 26-21-10, 2.95 GAA
3 Joel Quenneville D 20 6-1 200 L/- R September 15, 1958 2 G, 9 A, 11 P
8 Rocky Saganiuk RW 21 5-8 185 R/- R October 15, 1957 3 G, 5 A, 8 P
21 Borje Salming D 27 6-1 193 L/- 5 April 17, 1951 17 G, 56 A, 73 P
27 Darryl Sittler C 28 6-0 190 L/- 8 September 18, 1950 36 G, 51 A, 87 P
12 Lorne Stamler LW 27 6-0 190 L/- 2 August 9, 1951 4 G, 3 A, 7 P
2 Ian Turnbull D 25 6-0 200 L/- 5 December 22, 1953 12 G, 51 A, 63 P
22 Tiger Williams LW 24 5-11 190 L/- 4 February 3, 1954 19 G, 20 A, 39 P
14 Ron Wilson D 23 5-10 170 R/- 1 May 28, 1955 5 G, 12 A, 17 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 Darryl Sittler C 28 70 36 51 87 34 9 69 24 12 0 4 36 15 0 290 12.4 6.9 1.2 8.1
2 Lanny McDonald RW 25 79 43 42 85 36 12 32 27 16 0 2 29 13 0 314 13.7 6.9 1.4 8.4
3 Borje Salming D 27 78 17 56 73 25 36 76 13 4 0 2 32 23 1 230 7.4 5.5 6.4 11.8
4 Ian Turnbull D 25 80 12 51 63 21 -7 80 8 4 0 0 35 16 0 239 5.0 4.2 4.0 8.2
5 Walt McKechnie C 31 79 25 36 61 24 21 18 17 7 1 6 32 4 0 123 20.3 3.6 1.7 5.3
6 Dan Maloney LW 28 77 17 36 53 19 19 157 17 0 0 5 28 8 0 141 12.1 2.4 1.6 4.0
7 Tiger Williams LW 24 77 19 20 39 16 -7 298 13 6 0 4 13 7 0 157 12.1 1.5 0.8 2.3
8 Pat Boutette LW 26 80 14 19 33 13 3 136 14 0 0 2 19 0 0 89 15.7 0.5 1.2 1.6
9 Ron Ellis RW 34 63 16 12 28 12 7 10 12 4 0 1 11 1 0 97 16.5 0.9 1.1 2.0
10 John Anderson RW 21 71 15 11 26 11 2 10 15 0 0 2 11 0 0 123 12.2 0.3 1.0 1.4
11 Dave Hutchison D 26 79 4 15 19 6 36 235 4 0 0 0 15 0 0 117 3.4 0.1 6.4 6.6
12 Jimmy Jones C 26 69 9 9 18 8 2 45 9 0 0 0 9 0 0 63 14.3 -0.7 1.0 0.3
13 Ron Wilson D 23 46 5 12 17 6 -10 4 1 4 0 0 2 10 0 58 8.6 0.7 1.9 2.7
14 Jerry Butler LW 27 76 8 7 15 6 -2 52 6 0 2 2 6 0 1 77 10.4 -1.3 1.0 -0.3
15 Dave Burrows D 30 65 2 11 13 4 -10 28 2 0 0 0 10 1 0 70 2.9 -0.2 3.0 2.8
16 Garry Monahan LW 32 62 4 7 11 4 4 25 2 0 2 0 5 2 0 55 7.3 -1.4 1.0 -0.4
17 Joel Quenneville D 20 61 2 9 11 4 7 60 2 0 0 1 8 1 0 56 3.6 -0.3 3.8 3.5
18 Paul Gardner C 22 11 7 2 9 4 0 0 5 2 0 1 1 1 0 20 35.0 0.8 0.1 1.0
19 Rocky Saganiuk RW 21 16 3 5 8 3 1 9 2 1 0 1 4 1 0 30 10.0 0.2 0.2 0.5
20 Bruce Boudreau C 24 26 4 3 7 3 -3 2 4 0 0 0 3 0 0 30 13.3 -0.2 0.3 0.1
21 Lorne Stamler LW 27 45 4 3 7 3 -6 2 4 0 0 1 2 1 0 31 12.9 -1.0 0.4 -0.5
22 Trevor Johansen D 21 40 1 4 5 2 1 48 1 0 0 0 4 0 0 31 3.2 -0.4 2.3 1.9
23 Mike Palmateer G 25 58 0 5 5 1 0 24 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 11.6
24 Don Ashby C 23 3 0 0 0 0 -3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 -0.1 0.0 -0.2
25 Pierre Hamel G 26 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0
26 Paul Harrison G 23 25 0 0 0 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 3.7
Team Total 80 267 426 693 112 1430 202 60 5 34 2443 10.9 29.1 41.8 86.1

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 Mike Palmateer G 25 58 26 21 10 167 2.95 4 3396 11.6
2 Paul Harrison G 23 25 8 12 3 82 3.51 1 1403 3.7
3 Pierre Hamel G 26 1 0 0 0 0 0.00 0 1 0.0
Team Total 80 34 33 13 249 3.11 5 4800 15.3

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 Darryl Sittler C 28 6 5 4 9 4 17 3 2 0 0
2 Walt McKechnie C 31 6 4 3 7 3 7 3 0 1 1
3 Dan Maloney LW 28 6 3 3 6 3 2 2 1 0 1
4 Lanny McDonald RW 25 6 3 2 5 2 0 3 0 0 0
5 Pat Boutette LW 26 6 2 2 4 2 22 2 0 0 0
6 Ian Turnbull D 25 6 0 4 4 1 27 0 0 0 0
7 Dave Hutchison D 26 6 0 3 3 1 23 0 0 0 0
8 Ron Ellis RW 34 6 1 1 2 1 2 1 0 0 0
9 John Anderson RW 21 6 0 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0
10 Rocky Saganiuk RW 21 3 1 0 1 1 5 1 0 0 0
11 Dave Burrows D 30 6 0 1 1 0 7 0 0 0 0
12 Paul Gardner C 22 6 0 1 1 0 4 0 0 0 0
13 Joel Quenneville D 20 6 0 1 1 0 4 0 0 0 0
14 Borje Salming D 27 6 0 1 1 0 8 0 0 0 0
15 Ron Wilson D 23 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
16 Jerry Butler LW 27 6 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0
17 Paul Harrison G 23 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
18 Jimmy Jones C 26 6 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0
19 Mike Palmateer G 25 5 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 0
20 Tiger Williams LW 24 6 0 0 0 0 48 0 0 0 0
Team Total 6 19 29 48 190 15 3 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 Mike Palmateer G 25 5 2 3 17 3.42 0 298
2 Paul Harrison G 23 2 0 1 7 4.62 0 91
Team Total 6 2 4 24 3.70 0 389