1973 WHA East Division Semi-Finals
New England Whalers defeat Ottawa Nationals 4-1

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New England Whalers
W-L: 46-30-2, .603
SRS: 0.63 (1st of 12)
Goals: 318 (1st of 12)
Goals Against: 263 (5th of 12)
Ottawa Nationals
W-L: 35-39-4, .474
SRS: -0.27 (9th of 12)
Goals: 279 (7th of 12)
Goals Against: 301 (9th of 12)
Game 1, April 7
Ottawa Nationals 3
New England Whalers 6  
Game 2, April 8
Ottawa Nationals 3
New England Whalers 4 OT
Game 3, April 10
New England Whalers 2
Ottawa Nationals 4  
Game 4, April 12
New England Whalers 7
Ottawa Nationals 3  
Game 5, April 14
Ottawa Nationals 4
New England Whalers 5 OT

1972-73 Regular Season Stats

Saturday, Nov 18, 1972
Ottawa Nationals 2
New England Whalers 3  
Monday, Nov 20, 1972
Ottawa Nationals 5
New England Whalers 7  
Monday, Dec 4, 1972
Ottawa Nationals 2
New England Whalers 7  
Thursday, Dec 7, 1972
New England Whalers 4
Ottawa Nationals 2  
Thursday, Jan 25, 1973
New England Whalers 4
Ottawa Nationals 2  
Friday, Feb 9, 1973
Ottawa Nationals 7
New England Whalers 4  
Thursday, Mar 22, 1973
New England Whalers 2
Ottawa Nationals 4  
Thursday, Mar 29, 1973
New England Whalers 2
Ottawa Nationals 5  

NEW Scoring Regular Season

NEW 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
1Tom Webster24RW77535010389411206
2Terry Caffery23C7439611001429917
3Larry Pleau26LW7839488742291004
4Tim Sheehy24C783338713028504
5Jim Dorey25D7575663956011
6John French22C742435594322203
7Ted Green32D78163046471420
8Kevin Ahearn24LW78202242181910
9Brit Selby27LW65132942481120
10John Danby24C77142337101310
11Brad Selwood24D751321341141210
12Tommy Williams32C6910213114820
13Rick Ley24D7632730108300
14Tom Earl25RW771013234604
15Mike Hyndman27RW594141821400
16Paul Hurley26D783151858210
17Dick Sarrazin27RW3547110310
18Mike Byers26RW1964104600
19John Cunniff29LW3335816300
20Guy Smith23RW223366300
21Ric Jordan22D3415612100
22Bruce Landon23G300118000167155:42
23Al Smith27G5101139000305959:59
Team Total7831852984784026349625

NEW Goalies Regular Season

NEW 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
1Al Smith2751311911623.1833059966.43
2Bruce Landon2330151111003.5911671103-2.56
Team Total463022623.3244730100

OTN Scoring Regular Season

OTN 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
1Wayne Carleton26LW754249914235614
2Gavin Kirk21C782840685422602
3Bob Charlebois28LW782440642818515
4Guy Trottier31RW7226325825151101
5Bob Leduc28C78223355711660
6Steve King24C69183452281134
7Tom Martin25RW74192746271360
8Brian Gibbons25D737354262520
9Dick Sentes26LW74221941782020
10Rick Cunningham21D7893241121720
11Jack Gibson24LW59221335481930
12Ron Climie22LW311219312840
13Brian Conacher31C698192732800
14Ken Stephanson31D773161993210
15Tom Simpson20RW5710717441000
16Mike Boland23RW411151644100
17Mike Amodeo20D611141577100
18Steve Warr22D72381179120
19Chris Meloff20D2816740100
20Ron Riley24LW220552000
21John Donnelly24D1511244100
22Gilles Gratton20G5101110000302159:14
23Merv Haney23D70114000
24Les Binkley38G300000000170956:58
25Frank Blum20G200000002814:00
Team Total78279466745105521459612

OTN Goalies Regular Season

OTN 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
1Gilles Gratton2051252231873.7103021107-12.43
2Les Binkley3830101711063.7201709107-7.25
3Frank Blum20200036.43028
Team Total353942963.7304758107
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