1973 NHL Quarter-Finals
New York Rangers defeat Boston Bruins 4-1

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Boston Bruins
W-L: 51-22-5, .686
SRS: 1.14 (2nd of 16)
Goals: 330 (1st of 16)
Goals Against: 235 (6th of 16)
New York Rangers
W-L: 47-23-8, .654
SRS: 1.07 (3rd of 16)
Goals: 297 (3rd of 16)
Goals Against: 208 (2nd of 16)
Game 1, April 4
New York Rangers 6
Boston Bruins 2  
Game 2, April 5
New York Rangers 4
Boston Bruins 2  
Game 3, April 7
Boston Bruins 4
New York Rangers 2  
Game 4, April 8
Boston Bruins 0
New York Rangers 4  
Game 5, April 10
New York Rangers 6
Boston Bruins 3  

Boston Bruins Skaters Series Stats

Boston Bruins Skaters Series Stats Table
Scoring Goals Assists
No. Player Pos Age GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S%
19Gregg SheppardC2352130010111001513.3
27Derek SandersonC265123-2131000101175.9
9John BucykLW375033-30000030070.0
28Doug RobertsRW305202-262000000450.0
4Bobby OrrD245112-471000010205.0
12Wayne CashmanLW275112-541000100812.5
21Don MarcotteLW255112-101000100119.1
17Fred StanfieldC/W285112-401000010119.1
11Mike WaltonC285112021000100214.8
20Dallas SmithD315022-42000020040.0
8Ken HodgeRW285101-670100000911.1
7Phil EspositoC302011-42000010050.0
16Fred O'DonnellRW235011-15000010010.0
25Gary DoakD262000-1200000000
26Don AwreyD294000-36000000020.0
6Nick BeverleyD254000-1000000000
24Terry O'ReillyRW21500012000000040.0
10Carol VadnaisD275000-28000000060.0
Team Total111526-4266911112211457.6

Boston Bruins Goalies Series Stats

Boston Bruins Goalies Series Stats Table
Goalie Stats Ice Time
No. Player Pos Age GP DEC GA SA SV SV% SO PIM TOI ATOI
1Eddie JohnstonG3731-2-098778.89700160:0053:20
31Jacques PlanteG4420-2-0106353.84100120:0060:00
30Ross BrooksG3510-0-03118.7270020:0020:00
Team Total1-4-022161139.86300300:0050:00

New York Rangers Skaters Series Stats

New York Rangers Skaters Series Stats Table
Scoring Goals Assists
No. Player Pos Age GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S%
10Bill FairbairnRW265088420000710110.0
8Steve VickersLW2155163050000101241.7
21Pete StemkowskiC2954262431011101625.0
2Brad ParkD2452464611013101612.5
18Walt TkaczukC2554154431011002119.0
12-14Bruce MacGregorC315224302000200922.2
27Ted IrvineLW2851343160100210911.1
19Jean RatelleC325134301000210812.5
7Rod GilbertRW315213122001100633.3
22Bobby RousseauRW325123321000200911.1
3Ron HarrisD30503330000021060.0
15Jim NeilsonD325033320000300170.0
5Dale RolfeD32302234000020070.0
11Vic HadfieldLW32400007000000040.0
26Sheldon KannegiesserD2510000200000000
4Bert MarshallD29300038000000040.0
14Mike MurphyRW225000-10000000010.0
6Glen SatherLW295000-17000000050.0
Team Total223557406618404287016113.7

New York Rangers Goalies Series Stats

New York Rangers Goalies Series Stats Table
Goalie Stats Ice Time
No. Player Pos Age GP DEC GA SA SV SV% SO PIM TOI ATOI
1Ed GiacominG3354-1-010134124.92512278:3955:44
30Gilles VillemureG3210-0-0010101.0000020:4020:40
Team Total4-1-010144134.93112299:1949:53
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1972-73 Regular Season Stats

Wednesday, Oct 18, 1972
Boston Bruins 1
New York Rangers 7  
G 2 tied 2
A 2 tied 2
W G. Villemure · NYR  
Thursday, Dec 14, 1972
New York Rangers 2
Boston Bruins 4  
G W. Cashman · BOS 2
A 2 tied 2
W E. Johnston · BOS  
Wednesday, Jan 24, 1973
Boston Bruins 2
New York Rangers 4  
G 6 tied 1
A V. Hadfield · NYR 2
W E. Giacomin · NYR  
Saturday, Feb 3, 1973
New York Rangers 7
Boston Bruins 3  
G W. Tkaczuk · NYR 3
A 5 tied 2
W E. Giacomin · NYR  
Saturday, Mar 24, 1973
New York Rangers 0
Boston Bruins 3  
G 3 tied 1
A 2 tied 2
W J. Plante · BOS  
Wednesday, Mar 28, 1973
Boston Bruins 6
New York Rangers 3  
G P. Esposito · BOS 4
A B. Orr · BOS 2
W J. Plante · BOS  

BOS Scoring Regular Season

BOS Scoring Regular Season Table
Scoring Goals Assists Ice Time Point Shares
Rk Player Age Pos GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TOI ATOI OPS DPS PS
1Phil Esposito*30C785575130178731195115024141113.411.81.213.1
2Bobby Orr*24D6329721015599217134028428210.39.56.015.6
3John Bucyk*37LW78405393171230100102924016823.87.51.28.8
4Ken Hodge28RW7337448111582116053410019718.86.51.07.5
5Fred Stanfield28C78205878111013702372102149.34.71.05.7
6Wayne Cashman27LW76293968510023603354016917.24.70.85.5
7Don Marcotte25LW78243155314921123270417513.73.11.74.8
8Gregg Sheppard23C64242650371822023230315115.93.31.75.0
9Mike Walton28C56252247103725002184012819.53.50.84.3
10Carol Vadnais27D787243120127610321301504.71.64.56.1
11Dallas Smith31D78427313872400021241303.11.45.67.0
12Terry O'Reilly21RW72522272710950012200806.3-0.51.51.0
13Ace Bailey24LW5781321689800112017610.5-0.10.70.6
14Don Awrey29D78217192990200016011101.80.25.05.3
15Derek Sanderson26C2551015113830205144112.20.60.61.1
16Fred O'Donnell23RW7210414355100024005617.9-1.20.7-0.5
17Doug Roberts30RW4547111374002700676.0-0.70.80.1
18Nick Beverley25D761101172610001000571.8-0.53.63.1
19Rich LeDuc21C5112-121000100128.30.00.00.0
20Ross Brooks35G16011020000091056:510.00.03.3
21Eddie Johnston37G450110000000250555:400.00.06.7
22Matt Ravlich34D5011-60000010010.00.0-0.2-0.2
23John Adams26G14000000000078055:430.00.02.4
24Gary Doak26D5000-12000000010.0-0.10.10.0
25Ron Jones21D70001200000000-0.10.40.2
26Chris Oddleifson22C6000-10000000010.0-0.30.0-0.2
27Jacques Plante*44G8000000048060:000.00.02.2
Team Total78330558888340109125167125141312122267712.354.938.9108.5

BOS Goalies Regular Season

BOS Goalies Regular Season Table
Goalie Stats
Rk Player Age GP GS W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN QS QS% RBS GA%- GSAA
1Eddie Johnston37452417113712041067.8863.2852505109-11.73
2Ross Brooks3516111340417377.9042.641910923.39
3John Adams261493139415376.9063.001780904.18
4Jacques Plante*44871016220204.9272.002480
Team Total5122523222562024.8972.989467597

NYR Scoring Regular Season

NYR Scoring Regular Season Table
Scoring Goals Assists Ice Time Point Shares
Rk Player Age Pos GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TOI ATOI OPS DPS PS
1Jean Ratelle*32C7841539424123011043914024117.07.61.69.2
2Rod Gilbert*31RW762559841225196044316018313.75.61.26.8
3Walt Tkaczuk25C76273966345920617334226410.24.21.96.2
4Bill Fairbairn26RW78303363372323525274217417.24.22.06.2
5Vic Hadfield32LW63283462146019904277021413.14.61.15.7
6Pete Stemkowski29C78223759287120201333120011.03.21.74.9
7Steve Vickers21LW61302353353728205221013122.94.11.85.9
8Brad Park*24D521043533051640135801427.04.14.58.6
9Bobby Rousseau32RW78837451146203172001505.30.90.91.8
10Rod Seiling28D72933424336711226611555.82.86.39.0
11Dale Rolfe32D72725324174610022301594.41.86.17.9
12Bruce MacGregor31RW5214122614121400412008516.51.01.02.0
13Glen Sather*29LW771115261864911215006915.9-0.41.41.1
14Ted Irvine28LW538122045471011110918.80.00.70.7
15Jim Neilson32D5241620223540001330994.01.04.04.9
16Gene Carr21C5091019-35081018206513.80.10.50.5
17Ab DeMarco23D51413171615400211201043.80.73.54.3
18Ron Harris30D473101321730001000734.10.42.52.9
19Mike Murphy22RW15448-5540014003511.40.30.00.3
20Ed Giacomin*33G430220600000257659:540.00.08.3
21Randy Legge27D12022020000200100.0-0.10.60.5
22Jerry Butler21RW8101141000000119.1-0.20.1-0.1
23Bill Heindl26LW4101101000000616.70.00.10.1
24Larry Sacharuk20D8101-101000000911.10.00.30.3
25Curt Bennett24C16011-2110000100130.0-0.60.1-0.5
26Sheldon Kannegiesser25D301124000010020.00.00.30.3
27Ron Stewart40RW1101100000010080.0-0.40.1-0.3
28Tom Williams21LW801110000010020.0-0.30.1-0.1
29Bert Marshall29D8000-314000000040.0-0.20.20.1
30Peter McDuffe24G100000000006060:000.00.00.4
31Gilles Villemure32G340000200000203559:510.00.08.4
Team Total7829751681336675724052547414946269911.044.444.7106.2

NYR Goalies Regular Season

NYR Goalies Regular Season Table
Goalie Stats
Rk Player Age GP GS W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN QS QS% RBS GA%- GSAA
1Ed Giacomin*33432611612512281103.8982.9142576982.77
2Gilles Villemure32342012278859781.9092.30320358711.37
3Peter McDuffe24110012625.9621.00060
Team Total4723820421131909.9032.627467193
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