1973 WHA Avco Cup Final
New England Whalers defeat Winnipeg Jets 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)
Winnipeg Jets
W-L: 43-31-4, .577
SRS: 0.42 (3rd of 12)
Goals: 285 (5th of 12)
Goals Against: 249 (2nd of 12)
Game 1, April 29
Winnipeg Jets 2
New England Whalers 7  
Game 2, May 2
New England Whalers 7
Winnipeg Jets 4  
Game 3, May 3
New England Whalers 3
Winnipeg Jets 4  
Game 4, May 5
Winnipeg Jets 2
New England Whalers 4  
Game 5, May 6
Winnipeg Jets 6
New England Whalers 9  

1972-73 Regular Season Stats

Monday, Nov 6, 1972
Winnipeg Jets 2
New England Whalers 6  
Monday, Dec 11, 1972
Winnipeg Jets 3
New England Whalers 4  
Friday, Jan 19, 1973
New England Whalers 2
Winnipeg Jets 6  
Sunday, Jan 21, 1973
New England Whalers 7
Winnipeg Jets 2  
Wednesday, Jan 24, 1973
Winnipeg Jets 1
New England Whalers 6  
Wednesday, Mar 14, 1973
New England Whalers 7
Winnipeg Jets 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

WNJ Scoring Regular Season

WNJ 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
1Bobby Hull*34LW63515210337351427
2Norm Beaudin31RW7838651031533505
3Christian Bordeleau25LW7847541011238637
4Larry Hornung27D77134558286522
5Danny Johnson28C76192342171540
6Ab McDonald36LW77172441161070
7Milt Black23RW75181634311710
8Wally Boyer35C696283427420
9Dunc Rousseau27LW75161733751420
10Cal Swenson24C777212819520
11Jean-Guy Gratton25RW71151227371410
12Joe Zanussi25D734212553310
13Bill Sutherland38LW486162234510
14Garth Rizzuto25C6110102032640
15Steve Cuddie22D7771320121700
16Bob Ash29D763141739300
17Freeman Asmundson29D762141654110
18Brian Cadle24LW5644839310
19Bob Woytowich31D6224647200
20Joe Daley29G2901110000171859:14
21John Shmyr28D70002000
22Gordon Tumilson21G3000000013846:00
23Ernie Wakely32G490000000289459:04
Team Total7828545473974522157721

WNJ Goalies Regular Season

WNJ 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
1Ernie Wakely3249261931523.1522894982.82
2Joe Daley292917101832.9021718972.15
3Gordon Tumilson213020104.350138
Team Total433142453.094475098
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