1979 NHL Quarter-Finals
Boston Bruins defeat Pittsburgh Penguins 4-0

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Boston Bruins
W-L: 43-23-14, .625
SRS: 0.57 (4th of 17)
Goals: 316 (4th of 17)
Goals Against: 270 (6th of 17)
Pittsburgh Penguins
W-L: 36-31-13, .531
SRS: 0.04 (10th of 17)
Goals: 281 (7th of 17)
Goals Against: 279 (8th of 17)
Game 1, April 16
Pittsburgh Penguins 2
Boston Bruins 6  
Game 2, April 18
Pittsburgh Penguins 3
Boston Bruins 4  
Game 3, April 21
Boston Bruins 2
Pittsburgh Penguins 1  
Game 4, April 22
Boston Bruins 4
Pittsburgh Penguins 1  

Boston Bruins Skaters Series Stats

Boston Bruins 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%
8Peter McNabC2643365030003001421.4
26Mike MilburyD264156551001401425.0
16Rick MiddletonRW2541453001013101010.0
21Don MarcotteLW3143143430001001127.3
10Jean RatelleC384314202101010837.5
27Dwight FosterRW214123001000101333.3
6Dick RedmondD294123100010020911.1
12Wayne CashmanLW33403322000012060.0
11Bobby SchmautzRW334202-221100000922.2
14Bob MillerC224101141001000520.0
25Gary DoakD3220111200001000
22Brad ParkD30401150000010090.0
29Al SimsD254011200000100110.0
17Stan JonathanLW234011-12000010030.0
23Rick SmithD30401136000010080.0
18John WensinkLW253011219000010030.0
24Terry O'ReillyRW274000511000000070.0
20Al SecordLW2020000400000000
Team Total162743376112314196212013.3

Boston Bruins Goalies Series Stats

Boston Bruins Goalies Series Stats Table
Goalie Stats Ice Time
No. Player Pos Age GP DEC GA SA SV SV% SO PIM TOI ATOI
30Gerry CheeversG3844-0-079790.92800240:0060:00
Team Total4-0-079790.92800240:0060:00

Pittsburgh Penguins Skaters Series Stats

Pittsburgh Penguins 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%
26Orest KindrachukC2843141530001001225.0
2Tom BladonD264022-72000002040.0
13Jim HamiltonRW224101-300100000616.7
16Gary McAdamLW234101-301000000616.7
23Rod SchuttLW224101121000000714.3
19Gregg SheppardC294101-500100000250.0
10Peter LeeRW234011-40000001050.0
17Rick KehoeRW274011100000100100.0
18Ross LonsberryLW314011-10000010090.0
20Pete MahovlichC32201100000010040.0
7Russ AndersonD23200000000000010.0
6Colin CampbellD264000-422000000050.0
25Randy CarlyleD224000-360000000140.0
9Blair ChapmanRW224000-3200000000
27Jacques CossetteRW2420001400000000
11George FergusonC264000-20000000030.0
12Greg MaloneC224000-68000000040.0
24Bob ParadiseD3410000000000000
3Ron StackhouseD294000-12000000050.0
Team Total7714-38535200430977.2

Pittsburgh Penguins Goalies Series Stats

Pittsburgh Penguins Goalies Series Stats Table
Goalie Stats Ice Time
No. Player Pos Age GP DEC GA SA SV SV% SO PIM TOI ATOI
1Denis HerronG2640-4-015119104.87400238:4659:42
Team Total0-4-015119104.87400238:4659:42
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1978-79 Regular Season Stats

Thursday, Oct 12, 1978
Pittsburgh Penguins 2
Boston Bruins 8  
G 2 tied 2
A 4 tied 2
W G. Gilbert · BOS  
Saturday, Oct 14, 1978
Boston Bruins 4
Pittsburgh Penguins 4  
G O. Kindrachuk · PIT 2
A 9 tied 1
W  
Saturday, Jan 13, 1979
Boston Bruins 3
Pittsburgh Penguins 5  
G G. Malone · PIT 2
A 3 tied 2
W D. Herron · PIT  
Thursday, Mar 22, 1979
Pittsburgh Penguins 3
Boston Bruins 1  
G 4 tied 1
A 7 tied 1
W D. Herron · PIT  

BOS Scoring Regular Season

BOS 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
1Rick Middleton25RW71384886327251215378315225.06.81.68.4
2Peter McNab26C76354580281031404387020017.55.91.57.4
3Terry O'Reilly27RW802651779205233054110012021.74.81.05.8
4Jean Ratelle*38C8027457217121611053311113719.74.51.25.7
5Wayne Cashman33LW7527406716631710042812013320.34.31.15.5
6Bob Miller22C77153348213015001312014910.11.81.33.1
7Don Marcotte31LW7920274761014245251115612.82.00.92.9
8John Wensink25LW762818462010628004162013121.42.71.34.0
9Bobby Schmautz33RW65202242-17713614156119910.12.20.62.8
10Brad Park*30D40732392810430012191967.32.73.36.1
11Mike Milbury26D74134352314910003031761.31.24.45.7
12Dick Redmond29D64726331213401111501444.91.82.74.5
13Al Sims25D67920292328900213701287.01.54.25.7
14Rick Smith30D6571825204670011800789.01.13.95.0
15Dwight Foster21C44111324-114920011205719.30.90.41.3
16Al Secord20LW71167237125160007008020.00.20.81.0
17Gary Doak32D6361117102851001100649.40.43.23.7
18Stan Jonathan23LW33691599660019003218.80.30.60.9
19Dennis O'Brien29D642810151072000800732.7-0.43.63.1
20Mike Walton34C14426-1040012001526.70.20.10.3
21Bill Bennett25LW7145421000400425.00.20.20.4
22Tom Songin25RW17314-3021001001618.8-0.10.1-0.1
23Gerry Cheevers*38G4302202300000250858:200.00.07.9
24Ab DeMarco29D300000000000050.0-0.10.10.1
25Gilles Gilbert29G2300001600000125354:280.00.03.3
26Graeme Nicolson21D100000000000000.00.00.0
27Jim Pettie25G1900001700000103754:340.00.02.7
Team Total803165168322831202251596434011058224514.145.138.096.9

BOS Goalies Regular Season

BOS 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
1Gerry Cheevers*384323910132981849.8653.1612508115-16.80
2Gilles Gilbert2923128274567493.8693.5401253111-7.42
3Jim Pettie251986262432370.8563.5911037122-11.27
Team Total43231426819801712.8653.3524798116

PIT Scoring Regular Season

PIT 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
1Greg Malone22C8035306565227805291019817.74.81.26.1
2Orest Kindrachuk28C7918426038413410339014512.43.11.14.2
3Peter Lee23RW80322658-1324221007197021914.64.00.74.7
4Pete Mahovlich32C60143953-11399500281101539.23.00.53.5
5George Ferguson26RW80212950103718032280120110.42.51.43.8
6Randy Carlyle22D701334474789313181602086.33.34.07.3
7Ross Lonsberry31LW8024224673820401184017913.42.41.33.7
8Rick Kehoe27RW5727184514220703135016516.43.51.24.7
9Rod Schutt22LW74242145-93321302156018113.32.60.73.3
10Ron Stackhouse29D7510334321546311221101735.82.75.37.9
11Gregg Sheppard29C601522378911312138113411.21.81.02.8
12Dale Tallon28D6352429-143532031761915.51.42.64.0
13Tom Bladon26D7842327-1764310014901353.00.83.24.0
14Colin Campbell26D65218201413720011710523.80.44.34.7
15Blair Chapman22RW7110818-121891006209610.4-0.60.60.0
16Russ Anderson23D723131609330001300486.30.03.93.9
17Gary McAdam23LW285914425001810529.60.40.50.9
18Dave Schultz29RW474913-21554000900508.0-0.60.60.0
19Wayne Bianchin25LW407411-22061033105712.3-0.20.50.3
20Jacques Cossette24RW3872921661012003520.0-0.30.60.3
21Denis Herron26G5602201800000320357:110.00.09.1
22Kim Davis21C11010010010001100.00.10.00.1
23Bob Paradise34D14011-44000010040.0-0.20.50.3
24Jim Hamilton22LW200000000000030.0-0.10.0-0.1
25Lex Hudson23D200000000000010.00.00.10.1
26Gord Laxton23G100000000006060:000.00.0-0.2
27Mike Meeker20RW4000-15000000020.0-0.20.0-0.1
28Greg Millen21G280000000000152954:360.00.04.4
29Tom Price24D2000-24000000000.00.0-0.1
30Brian Spencer29LW700000000000020.0-0.30.1-0.2
Team Total802814297106102121856736326983258510.934.235.983.3

PIT Goalies Regular Season

PIT 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
1Denis Herron265622191218016671487.8923.37032039215.76
2Greg Millen21281411186771685.8883.3821529954.54
3Gord Laxton23101082719.7048.00060
Team Total36311327424652191.8893.432479294
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