1977 WHA West Division Finals
Winnipeg Jets defeat Houston Aeros 4-2

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Houston Aeros
W-L: 50-24-6, .663
SRS: 0.83 (1st of 12)
Goals: 320 (4th of 12)
Goals Against: 241 (2nd of 12)
Winnipeg Jets
W-L: 46-32-2, .588
SRS: 0.78 (2nd of 12)
Goals: 366 (1st of 12)
Goals Against: 291 (5th of 12)
Game 1, April 26
Winnipeg Jets 4
Houston Aeros 3 OT
Game 2, April 28
Winnipeg Jets 2
Houston Aeros 7  
Game 3, April 30
Houston Aeros 3
Winnipeg Jets 4  
Game 4, May 1
Houston Aeros 4
Winnipeg Jets 6  
Game 5, May 3
Winnipeg Jets 2
Houston Aeros 3  
Game 6, May 5
Houston Aeros 3
Winnipeg Jets 6  

1976-77 Regular Season Stats

Tuesday, Nov 2, 1976
Houston Aeros 3
Winnipeg Jets 1  
Friday, Nov 26, 1976
Winnipeg Jets 1
Houston Aeros 1  
Tuesday, Dec 28, 1976
Winnipeg Jets 3
Houston Aeros 6  
Sunday, Jan 2, 1977
Houston Aeros 2
Winnipeg Jets 5  
Tuesday, Jan 25, 1977
Winnipeg Jets 2
Houston Aeros 5  
Tuesday, Feb 22, 1977
Houston Aeros 2
Winnipeg Jets 3  
Sunday, Mar 27, 1977
Winnipeg Jets 5
Houston Aeros 3  
Tuesday, Mar 29, 1977
Houston Aeros 5
Winnipeg Jets 2  

HSA Scoring Regular Season

HSA 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
1Terry Ruskowski22C80246084311461770516214.8
2Rich Preston24RW8038417937542765521617.6
3Mark Howe*21LW5723527541461553822010.5
4Gordie Howe*48RW6224446827571851316214.8
5Poul Popiel33D801256685387102001776.8
6Cam Connor22LW76353267232242861621716.1
7Larry Lund36C80293867203622701110926.6
8John Tonelli19C8024315514109176117913.4
9Ted Taylor34LW781635512890124014511.0
10Morris Lukowich20LW682718452067216011922.7
11Marty Howe22D801728452910314302267.5
12John Gray27RW472120412225183012017.5
13Al McLeod27D517212819206106910.1
14Don Larway22RW7511132451128301527.2
15Larry Hale35D67014149180000450.0
16Frank Hughes27RW273811-52300407.5
17Ron Hansis24RW22437-464002416.7
18Glen Irwin25D44246-12168200385.3
19John Schella29D200668280000300.0
20Andre Hinse31LW26235-98200336.1
21Dwayne Pentland23D2912336100137.7
22Wayne Rutledge35G420330600000251259:49
23Gary Donaldson24RW5000-360000140.0
24Mike Fedorko20D4000-40000040.0
25Ron Grahame26G390000000000234560:08
26Steve West24C3000-32000030.0
Team Total803205328523491426245641138251712.7

HSA Goalies Regular Season

HSA 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
1Ron Grahame2639271021072.74423458518.87
2Wayne Rutledge3542231441323.1532512948.65
Team Total502462392.957485790

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
1Anders Hedberg25RW6870611314848482201031322.4
2Ulf Nilsson26C71398512457892883619320.2
3Peter Sullivan25C7831528311182560317617.6
4Willy Lindstrom25LW79443680-23733110623518.7
5Veli-Pekka Ketola28C64252954-1359196021011.9
6Bobby Hull*38LW342132531614147010220.6
7Dan Labraaten25LW64242751-1121168013417.9
8Barry Long28D7193847-1545401785.1
9Perry Miller24D74143145271248511549.1
10Bill Lesuk30LW78142741238512209015.6
11Lars-Erik Sjoberg32D5223840931011772.6
12Mats Lindh29C73141731-132111210113.9
13Bobby Guindon26LW69101727-12197307513.3
14Thommie Bergman29D4222426337200742.7
15Ted Green36D70421251245220596.8
16Lyle Moffat28LW74131124-79011208615.1
17Kent Ruhnke24RW51111122-12211008712.6
18Mike Ford24D22314171420300575.3
19Heikki Riihiranta28D5311617-128100492.0
20Dave Dunn28D4031114-11293003010.0
21Danny Lawson29RW146713024204613.0
22Ron Ward32C144711-222202416.7
23Fran Huck31C12224-1102001513.3
24Joe Daley33G650440600000381858:44
25Jim Cole25LW2011-10000050.0
26Curt Larsson32G190110400000101953:38
27Morris Mott30RW201115000010.0
Team Total8036662198714498126792725257114.2

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
1Joe Daley3365392322063.24338189315.27
2Curt Larsson3219790824.8301019129-18.60
Team Total463222883.5734837111
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