1978 WHA Semi-Finals
New England Whalers defeat Quebec Nordiques 4-1

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New England Whalers
W-L: 44-31-5, .581
SRS: 0.73 (2nd of 10)
Goals: 335 (3rd of 10)
Goals Against: 269 (3rd of 10)
Quebec Nordiques
W-L: 40-37-3, .519
SRS: 0.03 (4th of 10)
Goals: 349 (2nd of 10)
Goals Against: 347 (9th of 10)
Game 1, April 28
Quebec Nordiques 1
New England Whalers 5  
Game 2, April 30
Quebec Nordiques 3
New England Whalers 2  
Game 3, May 3
New England Whalers 5
Quebec Nordiques 4  
Game 4, May 5
New England Whalers 7
Quebec Nordiques 3  
Game 5, May 7
Quebec Nordiques 3
New England Whalers 6  

1977-78 Regular Season Stats

Wednesday, Oct 26, 1977
Quebec Nordiques 1
New England Whalers 7  
Tuesday, Nov 1, 1977
New England Whalers 6
Quebec Nordiques 3  
Tuesday, Nov 22, 1977
New England Whalers 4
Quebec Nordiques 5  
Friday, Nov 25, 1977
Quebec Nordiques 6
New England Whalers 2  
Wednesday, Jan 4, 1978
Quebec Nordiques 6
New England Whalers 4  
Saturday, Jan 21, 1978
New England Whalers 2
Quebec Nordiques 3  
Sunday, Jan 22, 1978
Quebec Nordiques 3
New England Whalers 6  
Tuesday, Feb 14, 1978
Quebec Nordiques 1
New England Whalers 5  
Tuesday, Feb 21, 1978
New England Whalers 5
Quebec Nordiques 6 OT
Wednesday, Mar 1, 1978
Quebec Nordiques 4
New England Whalers 3 OT
Sunday, Mar 5, 1978
New England Whalers 1
Quebec Nordiques 2  
Saturday, Mar 18, 1978
New England Whalers 3
Quebec Nordiques 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
1Gordie Howe*49RW7634629646851816016320.9
2Mark Howe*22LW703061913032264022013.6
3Mike Rogers23C802843712246234120413.7
4Mike Antonovich26C753235671732275024313.2
5Dave Keon*37C77243862-42181516914.2
6Gordie Roberts20D7815466117118105013511.1
7John McKenzie40RW792729561561189013520.0
8George Lyle24LW683024541274273016118.6
9Rick Ley29D733414436953001062.8
10Larry Pleau31LW5416183412414209117.6
11Brad Selwood29D806253111884201095.5
12Al Hangsleben24D791118291714011001527.2
13Jack Carlson23LW679202991929008111.1
14Greg Carroll21C48914233277027012.9
15Tom Webster29RW20155208510507021.4
16Jim Mayer23D511192012110105719.3
17Marty Howe23D7510102010669101466.8
18Tim Sheehy29RW2581119-2145304318.6
19Bill Butters27D45113142169100372.7
20Steve Carlson22C3867137114114114.6
21Danny Bolduc24RW4155106225003713.5
22Ron Plumb27D271910618100741.4
23Bryan Maxwell22D17213911200306.7
24Al Smith32G55033040000324659:01
25Andre Peloffy26C10202-22200633.3
26Jean-Louis Levasseur28G27000020000165561:18
Team Total803355478823071241264629258013.0

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 Smith3255302031743.22232469313.49
2Jean-Louis Levasseur282714112913.3031655927.84
Team Total443152653.245490193

QBN Scoring Regular Season

QBN 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
1Marc Tardif28LW78658915415504816137517.3
2Real Cloutier21RW73567312914193620031217.9
3Serge Bernier30C58265278-148169118014.4
4Paulin Bordeleau25RW77422365-1329337221719.4
5Matti Hagman22C53253156-1416169010823.1
6Garry Lariviere23D80749563785201494.7
7Norm Dube26LW73163147-1017133014810.8
8Bob Fitchner27C72152843-576122112512.0
9Jean Bernier23D741032422248111357.4
10J.C. Tremblay39D5453742-14265001064.7
11Warren Miller23RW60142438-2650112112111.6
12Paul Baxter22D7662935-372406001454.1
13Steve Sutherland31LW75231033-15143201213816.7
14Christian Bordeleau30C26922316286307212.5
15Andre Boudrias34C661017274227127014.3
16Curt Brackenbury26RW334913454400419.8
17Peter Driscoll23LW213710-128210329.4
18Jim Dorey30D261910-523100323.1
19Pierre Guite25LW184596153102913.8
20Alain Cote20LW27358-982101915.8
21Francois Lacombe29D22178112100273.7
22Charles Constantin23LW48246-350200424.8
23Pierre Lagace20C17246122001118.2
24Rick Morris31LW25055140000220.0
25Richard Brodeur25G360220000010.0196254:30
26Chris Evans31D36022-422000360.0
27Don McLeod31G702200000040357:34
28Jim Corsi23G23011020000108947:21
29Dave Inkpen23D24011-62000080.0
30Ken Broderick35G24000000000114047:30
31Markus Mattsson20G600002000026644:20
32Wally Weir23D13000-547000210.0
Team Total80349610959-9111712597911272212.8

QBN Goalies Regular Season

QBN 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
1Richard Brodeur2536181521213.70019628718.07
2Jim Corsi23231070824.5201089102-1.67
3Ken Broderick3524981834.3701140113-9.74
4Don McLeod317240284.170403
5Markus Mattsson206130306.770266
Team Total403733444.2504860101
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