1977-78 Winnipeg Jets Schedule and Results

Franchise Index

Record: 50-28-2 (102 points), Finished 1st in WHA (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Larry Hillman (50-28-2)

1977-78 Avco Cup Champions

Goals For: 381 (1st of 10), Goals Against: 270 (4th of 10)
SRS: 1.22 (1st of 10), SOS: -0.16 (10th of 10)

Playoffs:
Won Avco Cup Final (4-0) versus New England Whalers
Won Quarter-Finals (4-1) versus Birmingham Bulls


Regular Season

GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
1 1977-10-12 @ Edmonton Oilers W 7 3 1 0 0 W 1
2 1977-10-13 Quebec Nordiques W 5 2 2 0 0 W 2
3 1977-10-15 @ Cincinnati Stingers W 5 4 3 0 0 W 3
4 1977-10-16 Indianapolis Racers W 9 1 4 0 0 W 4
5 1977-10-21 New England Whalers L 2 5 4 1 0 L 1
6 1977-10-23 Birmingham Bulls W 10 3 5 1 0 W 1
7 1977-10-26 @ Indianapolis Racers L 3 5 5 2 0 L 1
8 1977-10-28 Cincinnati Stingers W 3 2 6 2 0 W 1
9 1977-10-30 Edmonton Oilers W 5 2 7 2 0 W 2
10 1977-11-02 @ Edmonton Oilers W 6 3 8 2 0 W 3
11 1977-11-04 @ Birmingham Bulls W 4 2 9 2 0 W 4
12 1977-11-05 @ Cincinnati Stingers W 6 1 10 2 0 W 5
13 1977-11-09 Houston Aeros W 4 3 11 2 0 W 6
14 1977-11-11 Quebec Nordiques L OT 2 3 11 3 0 L 1
15 1977-11-13 Cincinnati Stingers L 2 3 11 4 0 L 2
16 1977-11-15 @ Quebec Nordiques L OT 6 7 11 5 0 L 3
17 1977-11-16 Birmingham Bulls T 2 2 11 5 1 T 1
18 1977-11-18 @ New England Whalers L 2 3 11 6 1 L 1
19 1977-11-19 @ Indianapolis Racers W 6 4 12 6 1 W 1
20 1977-11-22 @ Edmonton Oilers L 2 4 12 7 1 L 1
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
21 1977-11-27 Birmingham Bulls L OT 3 4 12 8 1 L 2
22 1977-12-02 @ New England Whalers L 1 4 12 9 1 L 3
23 1977-12-03 @ Quebec Nordiques L 5 6 12 10 1 L 4
24 1977-12-04 Edmonton Oilers L 2 3 12 11 1 L 5
25 1977-12-07 Houston Aeros W 5 2 13 11 1 W 1
26 1977-12-09 Cincinnati Stingers L OT 3 4 13 12 1 L 1
27 1977-12-11 Indianapolis Racers W 7 1 14 12 1 W 1
28 1977-12-13 Czechoslovakia W 5 1 15 12 1 W 2
29 1977-12-17 @ New England Whalers W 6 3 16 12 1 W 3
30 1977-12-18 New England Whalers W 7 3 17 12 1 W 4
31 1977-12-20 Soviet All-Stars W 6 4 18 12 1 W 5
32 1977-12-21 @ Houston Aeros W 4 3 19 12 1 W 6
33 1977-12-23 @ Cincinnati Stingers W 6 4 20 12 1 W 7
34 1977-12-26 Quebec Nordiques W 9 4 21 12 1 W 8
35 1978-01-06 @ Edmonton Oilers W 4 1 22 12 1 W 9
36 1978-01-08 Indianapolis Racers W 4 2 23 12 1 W 10
37 1978-01-11 Birmingham Bulls W 11 2 24 12 1 W 11
38 1978-01-13 @ Houston Aeros L 2 3 24 13 1 L 1
39 1978-01-14 @ Indianapolis Racers W 6 3 25 13 1 W 1
40 1978-01-15 Edmonton Oilers L OT 3 4 25 14 1 L 1
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
41 1978-01-18 Quebec Nordiques W 5 1 26 14 1 W 1
42 1978-01-20 New England Whalers T 4 4 26 14 2 T 1
43 1978-01-22 Indianapolis Racers L 4 5 26 15 2 L 1
44 1978-01-25 @ Birmingham Bulls L 2 6 26 16 2 L 2
45 1978-01-26 @ Houston Aeros L OT 1 2 26 17 2 L 3
46 1978-01-28 @ Birmingham Bulls L 5 8 26 18 2 L 4
47 1978-01-29 @ Cincinnati Stingers W 8 4 27 18 2 W 1
48 1978-01-31 @ Quebec Nordiques W 7 2 28 18 2 W 2
49 1978-02-04 @ Cincinnati Stingers W 7 5 29 18 2 W 3
50 1978-02-05 Edmonton Oilers W 4 3 30 18 2 W 4
51 1978-02-08 Birmingham Bulls W 9 0 31 18 2 W 5
52 1978-02-10 Cincinnati Stingers W 10 2 32 18 2 W 6
53 1978-02-11 @ Indianapolis Racers W 5 3 33 18 2 W 7
54 1978-02-12 @ Houston Aeros W 6 5 34 18 2 W 8
55 1978-02-15 Edmonton Oilers W 6 5 35 18 2 W 9
56 1978-02-16 @ New England Whalers W OT 2 1 36 18 2 W 10
57 1978-02-18 @ Cincinnati Stingers W 4 0 37 18 2 W 11
58 1978-02-19 Quebec Nordiques W 5 2 38 18 2 W 12
59 1978-02-22 New England Whalers W 4 2 39 18 2 W 13
60 1978-02-24 New England Whalers W 7 2 40 18 2 W 14
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
61 1978-02-26 Houston Aeros W 9 6 41 18 2 W 15
62 1978-03-01 @ Birmingham Bulls L 3 4 41 19 2 L 1
63 1978-03-03 Cincinnati Stingers L 1 5 41 20 2 L 2
64 1978-03-04 @ Indianapolis Racers L 6 8 41 21 2 L 3
65 1978-03-05 Houston Aeros L 3 4 41 22 2 L 4
66 1978-03-09 Indianapolis Racers W 6 5 42 22 2 W 1
67 1978-03-11 @ Quebec Nordiques W 7 4 43 22 2 W 2
68 1978-03-12 Birmingham Bulls W 3 2 44 22 2 W 3
69 1978-03-15 Edmonton Oilers W 8 4 45 22 2 W 4
70 1978-03-17 @ Edmonton Oilers L 2 6 45 23 2 L 1
71 1978-03-19 Quebec Nordiques W 5 3 46 23 2 W 1
72 1978-03-22 @ New England Whalers W 5 3 47 23 2 W 2
73 1978-03-25 @ Birmingham Bulls W 3 1 48 23 2 W 3
74 1978-03-28 @ Houston Aeros L 3 5 48 24 2 L 1
75 1978-03-30 @ Indianapolis Racers W 4 1 49 24 2 W 1
76 1978-04-01 @ Quebec Nordiques L 2 5 49 25 2 L 1
77 1978-04-04 @ Houston Aeros L 3 6 49 26 2 L 2
78 1978-04-06 New England Whalers W 7 4 50 26 2 W 1
79 1978-04-07 @ Edmonton Oilers L 2 4 50 27 2 L 1
80 1978-04-09 Houston Aeros L 4 5 50 28 2 L 2

Playoffs

GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
1 1978-04-14 Birmingham Bulls W 9 3 1 0 0 W 1
2 1978-04-16 Birmingham Bulls W 8 3 2 0 0 W 2
3 1978-04-19 @ Birmingham Bulls L 2 3 2 1 0 L 1
4 1978-04-21 @ Birmingham Bulls W 5 1 3 1 0 W 1
5 1978-04-23 Birmingham Bulls W 5 2 4 1 0 W 2
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
6 1978-05-12 @ New England Whalers W 4 1 5 1 0 W 3
7 1978-05-14 @ New England Whalers W 5 2 6 1 0 W 4
8 1978-05-19 New England Whalers W 10 2 7 1 0 W 5
9 1978-05-22 New England Whalers W 5 3 8 1 0 W 6