1978 NHL Stanley Cup Preliminary Round
Detroit Red Wings defeat Atlanta Flames 2-0

Atlanta Flames
W-L: 34-27-19, .544
SRS: 0.28 (7th of 18)
Goals: 274 (7th of 18)
Goals Against: 252 (9th of 18)
Detroit Red Wings
W-L: 32-34-14, .488
SRS: -0.15 (11th of 18)
Goals: 252 (11th of 18)
Goals Against: 266 (10th of 18)
Game 1, April 11
Detroit Red Wings 5
Atlanta Flames 3  
DET D. McCourt, E. Thompson, V. Nedomansky, D. Hextall, A. St. Laurent
ATF G. Chouinard, E. Vail, D. Redmond
Game 2, April 13
Atlanta Flames 2
Detroit Red Wings 3  
ATF T. Lysiak, B. Lalonde
DET V. Nedomansky, B. Lochead 2

Atlanta Flames Skaters Series Stats

Atlanta Flames 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%
27Eric VailLW242112201000100616.7
11Bob MacMillanRW25202220000020020.0
16Guy ChouinardC212101001000000911.1
12Tom LysiakC242101021000000616.7
5Dick RedmondD282101001000000425.0
7Bobby LalondeC261101101000000333.3
2Greg FoxD24201128000010020.0
4Richard MulhernD22201100000010060.0
24Harold PhillipoffLW21201112000010030.0
3Pat RibbleD232011-12000010030.0
10Bill ClementC272000-32000000030.0
18Rey ComeauC29200000000000010.0
14Tim EcclestoneLW3010000000000000
21John GouldRW282000-22000000010.0
6Ken HoustonRW242000-30000000040.0
8Dave ShandD21200024000000030.0
22Bobby SimpsonLW212000-1200000000
23Miles ZaharkoD2010000000000000
19Ed KeaD301000-2000000000
Team Total5712-2245000700568.9

Atlanta Flames Goalies Series Stats

Atlanta Flames Goalies Series Stats Table
Goalie Stats Ice Time
No. Player Pos Age GP DEC GA SA SV SV% SO PIM TOI ATOI
30Dan BouchardG2720-2-074639.84800118:1559:08
Team Total0-2-074639.84800118:1559:08

Detroit Red Wings Skaters Series Stats

Detroit Red Wings 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%
20Vaclav NedomanskyRW332224-101100020450.0
15Paul WoodsLW22203334000030010.0
23Bill LocheadLW232202202001000366.7
10Dale McCourtC212112200100100425.0
22Dennis HextallLW342101000011000250.0
16Andre St. LaurentC242101021000000333.3
12Errol ThompsonLW272101-200100000425.0
2Terry HarperD382011-30000010020.0
28Reed LarsonD21201120000010060.0
14Nick LibettLW322011-20000001020.0
4Thommie BergmanD30200010000000070.0
11Rick BownessRW2310000000000000
26Al CameronD22200010000000010.0
5Jean HamelD252000-34000000010.0
19Dennis HullLW33200000000000010.0
24Greg JolyD23200026000000020.0
8Dennis PolonichC/RW242000-24000000040.0
Team Total891702043126304717.0

Detroit Red Wings Goalies Series Stats

Detroit Red Wings Goalies Series Stats Table
Goalie Stats Ice Time
No. Player Pos Age GP DEC GA SA SV SV% SO PIM TOI ATOI
30Ron LowG2711-0-032926.8970060:0060:00
1Jim RutherfordG2811-0-022725.9260060:0060:00
Team Total2-0-055651.91100120:0060:00
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1977-78 Regular Season Stats

Friday, Nov 18, 1977
Detroit Red Wings 3
Atlanta Flames 5  
Thursday, Feb 16, 1978
Atlanta Flames 3
Detroit Red Wings 5  
Saturday, Feb 25, 1978
Detroit Red Wings 2
Atlanta Flames 2  
Wednesday, Mar 22, 1978
Atlanta Flames 1
Detroit Red Wings 4  

Scoring Regular Season

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 Lysiak24C80274269-35424305348021512.64.70.85.5
2Guy Chouinard21C73283058881711011812014619.24.21.15.2
3Eric Vail24LW79223658316148062313017812.43.41.04.4
4Harold Phillipoff21LW671736532712815202333013212.93.11.64.7
5Bob MacMillan25LW52312152282626503147014820.94.81.46.3
6Bill Clement27C70203050183416134246010519.03.01.34.3
7John Gould28LW7919284772117204207113314.32.31.13.4
8Willi Plett22RW78222143-617120203174019111.52.20.72.9
9Ken Houston24RW7422163845120202160014715.02.00.92.9
10Bobby Lalonde26C731423375281400017609414.91.31.02.2
11Rey Comeau29C79102232020901122001148.80.30.91.1
12Richard Mulhern22D79923321147900120301257.21.74.56.2
13Ed Kea30D6032326254030002021783.81.14.45.6
14Dave Shand21D8022325239420002210832.40.55.35.8
15Miles Zaharko20D7111920-132610001900541.90.22.62.8
16Bobby Simpson21LW5510818049100017109111.00.10.60.7
17Dick Redmond28D427111812162501830868.11.22.83.9
18Pat Ribble23D8051217468410012001064.70.14.14.2
19Curt Bennett29LW253710-4103000700446.80.10.20.2
20Barry Gibbs29D27156-2241000500422.40.01.21.2
21Greg Fox24D161235250100200156.70.01.11.1
22Dan Bouchard27G5803306000000.00.011.6
23Tim Ecclestone30RW11022120000200110.0-0.30.2-0.1
24Yves Belanger25G1701100000000.00.02.2
25Phil Myre29G900002000000.00.00.2
Team Total8027444471815396622743434362762233811.735.938.588.4

Goalies Regular Season

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 GAA GPS
1Dan Bouchard27582512191532.75233402.5111.6
2Yves Belanger2517780553.5219373.272.2
3Phil Myre299270434.9305234.590.2
Team Total803427192513.143480013.9

Scoring Regular Season

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
1Dale McCourt21C7633397210102010352118021915.15.81.47.2
2Andre St. Laurent24C773139707108211004318019316.15.41.46.8
3Reed Larson21D75194160-89511714182212407.95.13.68.7
4Dennis Hextall34C78163349-51951222327518918.02.31.03.3
5Nick Libett32LW80232245-34621111183115514.82.51.13.6
6Dan Maloney27LW6616294541511330122701659.72.51.13.6
7Paul Woods22LW80192342185214323165210717.81.91.83.6
8Bill Lochead23RW7720163664718204142012416.11.61.32.9
9Dennis Polonich24RW79161935-525411500154012812.51.11.02.1
10Vaclav Nedomansky33RW63111728-172650189010710.30.70.41.1
11Greg Joly23D7972027-473520214511345.21.24.15.3
12Perry Miller25D6241721-5120301112501223.30.83.13.9
13Rick Bowness23RW6181119-876620210104617.4-0.20.70.4
14Terry Harper38D8021719198520001601762.60.15.55.6
15Dennis Hull33LW555914-2063201720726.9-0.70.2-0.5
16Larry Wright26RW66369-12133000420466.5-1.70.6-1.1
17Al Cameron22D63279-12941100520712.8-0.42.72.3
18Jean Hamel25D322683342000600375.40.21.92.1
19Thommie Bergman30D141671161000600185.60.40.81.2
20Errol Thompson27LW14516-4241000102718.50.40.10.4
21Danny Grant31RW13224-261100200922.20.00.10.1
22Al McDonough27RW132242420001101811.10.00.30.2
23Bob Ritchie22LW11224-1011002001811.10.10.10.2
24Rob Plumb20LW7213-401100100728.60.10.00.1
25Larry Giroux26D5033-540000120100.00.10.00.1
26J.P. LeBlanc31C302214000011050.00.00.10.1
27Jim Rutherford28G4302202000000.00.06.7
28Michel Bergeron23RW3101-201000000616.70.00.00.0
29Ron Low27G3201100000000.00.04.7
30Roland Cloutier20C1000-20000000010.00.00.0-0.1
31Ed Giacomin*38G900000000000.00.01.5
32John Hilworth20D500001200000000-0.10.30.2
33Fern LeBlanc22RW2000-2000000000-0.10.0-0.1
34Tim Sheehy29RW15000-1300000000170.0-0.6-0.2-0.8
35Rick Vasko21D3000-17000000060.0-0.10.10.0
Team Total80252393645-6415181835910322781057227311.128.334.575.7

Goalies Regular Season

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 GAA GPS
1Jim Rutherford2843201741343.26124683.016.7
2Ron Low273291291023.37118163.114.7
3Ed Giacomin*389351273.1405162.911.5
Team Total803234142633.292480012.9
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