1976 WHA Quarter-Finals
New England Whalers defeat Indianapolis Racers 4-3

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Indianapolis Racers
W-L: 35-39-6, .475
SRS: -0.11 (8th of 14)
Goals: 245 (12th of 14)
Goals Against: 247 (3rd of 14)
New England Whalers
W-L: 33-40-7, .456
SRS: -0.46 (10th of 14)
Goals: 255 (11th of 14)
Goals Against: 290 (9th of 14)
Game 1, April 16
New England Whalers 4
Indianapolis Racers 1  
Game 2, April 17
New England Whalers 0
Indianapolis Racers 4  
Game 3, April 21
Indianapolis Racers 0
New England Whalers 3  
Game 4, April 23
Indianapolis Racers 1
New England Whalers 2  
Game 5, April 24
New England Whalers 0
Indianapolis Racers 4  
Game 6, April 27
Indianapolis Racers 5
New England Whalers 3  
Game 7, April 29
New England Whalers 6
Indianapolis Racers 0  

1975-76 Regular Season Stats

Wednesday, Nov 19, 1975
New England Whalers 1
Indianapolis Racers 3  
Saturday, Nov 29, 1975
Indianapolis Racers 3
New England Whalers 2  
Sunday, Dec 14, 1975
New England Whalers 2
Indianapolis Racers 2  
Sunday, Jan 4, 1976
New England Whalers 2
Indianapolis Racers 3  
Wednesday, Jan 28, 1976
Indianapolis Racers 4
New England Whalers 6  
Thursday, Feb 19, 1976
New England Whalers 3
Indianapolis Racers 10  
Saturday, Feb 28, 1976
Indianapolis Racers 4
New England Whalers 4  
Wednesday, Mar 17, 1976
Indianapolis Racers 5
New England Whalers 2  
Saturday, Mar 20, 1976
Indianapolis Racers 1
New England Whalers 1  
Sunday, Mar 28, 1976
Indianapolis Racers 3
New England Whalers 1  
Saturday, Apr 3, 1976
New England Whalers 5
Indianapolis Racers 2  
Sunday, Apr 4, 1976
Indianapolis Racers 4
New England Whalers 2  

INR Scoring Regular Season

INR 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
1Pat Stapleton35D8054045-74823012052.4
2Al Karlander29C7916284415361240312113.2
3Bob Sicinski29C7093443-2463021406.4
4Nick Harbaruk32RW7623194210261922417013.5
5Reg Thomas22C802317401231940219212.0
6Hugh Harris27LW4112284012393011667.2
7Rene Leclerc28RW401821391521170315211.8
8Brian McDonald30LW62161733-6541312411713.7
9Bob Fitchner25C521516310112105027420.3
10Blair MacDonald22RW561911302141810114213.4
11Michel Parizeau27C2313152892058015822.4
12Brian Coates23LW59111627-52482127215.3
13Ken Block31D791252642810011041.0
14Randy Wyrozub25C55111425-4855127913.9
15Bob Whitlock26C307152211652011116.3
16Dick Proceviat29D737142173170026510.8
17Ted Scharf24RW7471421-8565200907.8
18Darryl Maggs26D36516215404100905.6
19Kim Clackson20D7711213-103510100711.4
20Ron Buchanan31C234711-543100606.7
21Bryon Baltimore23D37110118301001442.3
22Dave Keon*35C123710222100407.5
23Frank Rochon22LW1962803142002128.6
24Bob Woytowich34D421780141000234.3
25Murray Heatley27RW34257-772000464.3
26Bill Prentice25D38426-5924002478.5
27Michel Dubois21D34224-111041100296.9
28John Sheridan21C11123-501001911.1
29Andy Brown31G2403301700000136857:00
30Kerry Bond30LW15202-7920002010.0
31Jim Wiste29C7022-20000030.0
32Jim Park23G11011020000057252:00
33Glen CritchD30000000000
34Michel Dion21G310000200000186060:00
35Leif Holmqvist33G190000400000107956:47
36Bob Jones30LW2000-10000030.0
37Mark Lomenda21RW2000-10000040.0
38Bob Roselle25LW1000-10000010.0
Team Total80245422667-2112841805963625699.5

INR Goalies Regular Season

INR 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
1Michel Dion213114151852.74018607922.94
2Andy Brown31249112823.6011368954.05
3Jim Park2311640232.410572
4Leif Holmqvist3319693543.0001079905.81
Team Total353962443.001487988

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 Webster27RW55335083142424901119516.9
2Larry Pleau29LW7529457412115122419215.1
3Rosaire Paiement30C80284371-6892341220014.0
4Ron Climie25LW65252045-8171960311821.2
5Rick Ley27D6783038-207862001306.2
6Thommy Abrahamsson28D63142135-114793201509.3
7Ralph Backstrom38C381419336130119414.9
8Wayne Carleton29C35122133-361020010711.2
9Mike Rogers21C36181432-510171028820.5
10Garry Swain28C79101626-304661311188.5
11Al Hangsleben22D7822325-36220001181.7
12Fred O'Donnell26RW79111122-19811100310011.0
13Gordie Roberts18D7731922-1710230011152.6
14Tom Earl28RW6681119-72620626312.7
15Don Borgeson30LW319817-2481016214.5
16Doug Roberts33D7641317-35140001093.7
17Danny Arndt20LW698816-16107101899.0
18Paul Hurley29D4601414-6200000980.0
19Bob McManama24C3731013-12282100397.7
20Brad Selwood27D40210125282000553.6
21Mike Byers29RW18437-2040002516.0
22Danny Bolduc22RW142575142000277.4
23Bob Charlebois31LW28336-1030011915.8
24Nick Fotiu23LW49325-5943000446.8
25Don Blackburn37LW21235-5620001513.3
26Ron Busniuk27D110330550000180.0
27Christer Abrahamsson28G410110600000238558:10
28Marty Gateman23D12011-86000060.0
29Paul Hoganson26G4011000000022456:00
30Bruce Landon26G380110000000218157:24
31Terry Caffery26C2000-10000020.0
32John Danby27C10000000000
33Cap Raeder22G3000000000010033:20
34Steve Richardson26LW6000-10000050.0
35Jim Troy23RW14000-543000070.0
Team Total80255429684-171980197431533240810.6

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
1Christer Abrahamsson2841181821363.4222385973.90
2Bruce Landon2638141951263.4702181101-0.65
3Paul Hoganson264120164.290224
4Cap Raeder22301084.800100
Team Total334072863.512489099
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