1975-76 Cleveland Crusaders Game-by-Game Results

World Hockey Association (WHA)
Team Record: 35-40-5 - 75 points
Finishing 2nd in the WHA's WHA East Division
Postseason: 0-3
Lost AVCO Cup preliminary round
Preliminary - Lost to New England Whalers 3-0
Coach: Johnny Wilson (35-40-5)
Location: Cleveland, Ohio
1975-76 Cleveland Crusaders Statistics
1975-76 Cleveland Crusaders Roster

The Cleveland Crusaders of the World Hockey Association ended the 1975-76 season with a record of 35 wins and 40 losses and 5 ties for 75 points, finishing second in the WHA's WHA East Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 0-3. Johnny Wilson coached the team. The 1975-76 Cleveland Crusaders lost in the AVCO Cup preliminary round.

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Regular Season Goals For: 273
Regular Season Goals Against: 279

Date Game Res Home Road Record
October 11, 1975 Cincinnati Stingers 1 at Cleveland Crusaders 0 L 0-1-0 0-0-0 0-1-0
October 15, 1975 Cleveland Crusaders 8 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 4 W 0-1-0 1-0-0 1-1-0
October 19, 1975 Houston Aeros 6 at Cleveland Crusaders 5 L 0-2-0 1-0-0 1-2-0
October 25, 1975 Edmonton Oilers 2 at Cleveland Crusaders 5 W 1-2-0 1-0-0 2-2-0
October 29, 1975 Calgary Cowboys 3 at Cleveland Crusaders 1 L 1-3-0 1-0-0 2-3-0
October 31, 1975 Quebec Nordiques 2 at Cleveland Crusaders 6 W 2-3-0 1-0-0 3-3-0
November 2, 1975 Phoenix Roadrunners 2 at Cleveland Crusaders 5 W 3-3-0 1-0-0 4-3-0
November 4, 1975 Cleveland Crusaders 2 at Denver Spurs/Ottawa Civics 2 T 3-3-0 1-0-1 4-3-1 OT
November 7, 1975 Cleveland Crusaders 2 at Calgary Cowboys 5 L 3-3-0 1-1-1 4-4-1
November 9, 1975 Cleveland Crusaders 1 at Edmonton Oilers 4 L 3-3-0 1-2-1 4-5-1
November 11, 1975 Cleveland Crusaders 3 at Winnipeg Jets 2 W 3-3-0 2-2-1 5-5-1
November 13, 1975 Cleveland Crusaders 1 at San Diego Mariners 3 L 3-3-0 2-3-1 5-6-1
November 15, 1975 Cleveland Crusaders 4 at Denver Spurs/Ottawa Civics 5 L 3-3-0 2-4-1 5-7-1 OT
November 16, 1975 Cleveland Crusaders 4 at Phoenix Roadrunners 4 T 3-3-0 2-4-2 5-7-2 OT
November 19, 1975 Minnesota Fighting Saints 3 at Cleveland Crusaders 4 W 4-3-0 2-4-2 6-7-2 OT
November 22, 1975 Winnipeg Jets 3 at Cleveland Crusaders 6 W 5-3-0 2-4-2 7-7-2
November 25, 1975 Cleveland Crusaders 4 at Toronto Toros 3 W 5-3-0 3-4-2 8-7-2 OT
November 26, 1975 Denver Spurs/Ottawa Civics 3 at Cleveland Crusaders 0 L 5-4-0 3-4-2 8-8-2
November 28, 1975 Indianapolis Racers 3 at Cleveland Crusaders 1 L 5-5-0 3-4-2 8-9-2
November 30, 1975 Toronto Toros 9 at Cleveland Crusaders 10 W 6-5-0 3-4-2 9-9-2
December 2, 1975 Cleveland Crusaders 2 at Quebec Nordiques 9 L 6-5-0 3-5-2 9-10-2
December 3, 1975 Cincinnati Stingers 5 at Cleveland Crusaders 3 L 6-6-0 3-5-2 9-11-2
December 6, 1975 Cleveland Crusaders 2 at Indianapolis Racers 3 L 6-6-0 3-6-2 9-12-2
December 7, 1975 Cleveland Crusaders 1 at Cincinnati Stingers 3 L 6-6-0 3-7-2 9-13-2
December 9, 1975 Cleveland Crusaders 3 at Denver Spurs/Ottawa Civics 6 L 6-6-0 3-8-2 9-14-2
December 12, 1975 Minnesota Fighting Saints 0 at Cleveland Crusaders 1 W 7-6-0 3-8-2 10-14-2
December 13, 1975 Cleveland Crusaders 4 at New England Whalers 5 L 7-6-0 3-9-2 10-15-2
December 14, 1975 Houston Aeros 4 at Cleveland Crusaders 3 L 7-7-0 3-9-2 10-16-2
December 17, 1975 Edmonton Oilers 3 at Cleveland Crusaders 2 L 7-8-0 3-9-2 10-17-2
December 19, 1975 Cleveland Crusaders 4 at Indianapolis Racers 5 L 7-8-0 3-10-2 10-18-2 OT
December 20, 1975 Indianapolis Racers 3 at Cleveland Crusaders 5 W 8-8-0 3-10-2 11-18-2
December 22, 1975 New England Whalers 4 at Cleveland Crusaders 1 L 8-9-0 3-10-2 11-19-2
December 27, 1975 Toronto Toros 0 at Cleveland Crusaders 5 W 9-9-0 3-10-2 12-19-2
December 28, 1975 Cleveland Crusaders 0 at New England Whalers 4 L 9-9-0 3-11-2 12-20-2
January 2, 1976 Quebec Nordiques 4 at Cleveland Crusaders 5 W 10-9-0 3-11-2 13-20-2 OT
January 3, 1976 Cleveland Crusaders 2 at New England Whalers 3 L 10-9-0 3-12-2 13-21-2
January 4, 1976 Phoenix Roadrunners 2 at Cleveland Crusaders 3 W 11-9-0 3-12-2 14-21-2
January 7, 1976 San Diego Mariners 3 at Cleveland Crusaders 8 W 12-9-0 3-12-2 15-21-2
January 9, 1976 Cleveland Crusaders 5 at Houston Aeros 6 L 12-9-0 3-13-2 15-22-2
January 11, 1976 Indianapolis Racers 3 at Cleveland Crusaders 4 W 13-9-0 3-13-2 16-22-2
January 15, 1976 Cleveland Crusaders 3 at Indianapolis Racers 1 W 13-9-0 4-13-2 17-22-2
January 16, 1976 New England Whalers 3 at Cleveland Crusaders 4 W 14-9-0 4-13-2 18-22-2
January 17, 1976 Cleveland Crusaders 4 at San Diego Mariners 5 L 14-9-0 4-14-2 18-23-2
January 21, 1976 Cleveland Crusaders 2 at Cincinnati Stingers 8 L 14-9-0 4-15-2 18-24-2
January 23, 1976 New England Whalers 2 at Cleveland Crusaders 2 T 14-9-1 4-15-2 18-24-3 OT
January 25, 1976 Cleveland Crusaders 2 at Indianapolis Racers 4 L 14-9-1 4-16-2 18-25-3
January 28, 1976 Cleveland Crusaders 6 at Cincinnati Stingers 4 W 14-9-1 5-16-2 19-25-3
January 30, 1976 Cleveland Crusaders 4 at Phoenix Roadrunners 4 T 14-9-1 5-16-3 19-25-4 OT
February 1, 1976 Cleveland Crusaders 6 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 5 W 14-9-1 6-16-3 20-25-4
February 4, 1976 Cleveland Crusaders 1 at Phoenix Roadrunners 5 L 14-9-1 6-17-3 20-26-4
February 5, 1976 Cleveland Crusaders 2 at San Diego Mariners 3 L 14-9-1 6-18-3 20-27-4
February 7, 1976 Winnipeg Jets 4 at Cleveland Crusaders 4 T 14-9-2 6-18-3 20-27-5 OT
February 8, 1976 Cleveland Crusaders 6 at New England Whalers 1 W 14-9-2 7-18-3 21-27-5
February 11, 1976 Cincinnati Stingers 2 at Cleveland Crusaders 4 W 15-9-2 7-18-3 22-27-5
February 15, 1976 New England Whalers 3 at Cleveland Crusaders 2 L 15-10-2 7-18-3 22-28-5
February 18, 1976 Calgary Cowboys 0 at Cleveland Crusaders 4 W 16-10-2 7-18-3 23-28-5
February 19, 1976 Cleveland Crusaders 3 at Houston Aeros 5 L 16-10-2 7-19-3 23-29-5
February 21, 1976 Indianapolis Racers 2 at Cleveland Crusaders 3 W 17-10-2 7-19-3 24-29-5
February 22, 1976 Houston Aeros 1 at Cleveland Crusaders 2 W 18-10-2 7-19-3 25-29-5
February 25, 1976 Cleveland Crusaders 2 at Winnipeg Jets 5 L 18-10-2 7-20-3 25-30-5
February 27, 1976 Cleveland Crusaders 4 at Calgary Cowboys 5 L 18-10-2 7-21-3 25-31-5
February 29, 1976 Cleveland Crusaders 5 at Edmonton Oilers 2 W 18-10-2 8-21-3 26-31-5
March 3, 1976 Cleveland Crusaders 3 at Cincinnati Stingers 4 L 18-10-2 8-22-3 26-32-5 OT
March 6, 1976 Cleveland Crusaders 5 at Houston Aeros 4 W 18-10-2 9-22-3 27-32-5
March 7, 1976 Cleveland Crusaders 5 at Indianapolis Racers 1 W 18-10-2 10-22-3 28-32-5
March 10, 1976 Cincinnati Stingers 2 at Cleveland Crusaders 5 W 19-10-2 10-22-3 29-32-5
March 12, 1976 Cleveland Crusaders 2 at New England Whalers 8 L 19-10-2 10-23-3 29-33-5
March 14, 1976 Phoenix Roadrunners 3 at Cleveland Crusaders 2 L 19-11-2 10-23-3 29-34-5 OT
March 16, 1976 Cleveland Crusaders 0 at Toronto Toros 6 L 19-11-2 10-24-3 29-35-5
March 19, 1976 Cleveland Crusaders 6 at Phoenix Roadrunners 5 W 19-11-2 11-24-3 30-35-5 OT
March 20, 1976 Toronto Toros 6 at Cleveland Crusaders 5 L 19-12-2 11-24-3 30-36-5
March 21, 1976 Cincinnati Stingers 1 at Cleveland Crusaders 4 W 20-12-2 11-24-3 31-36-5
March 23, 1976 Cleveland Crusaders 3 at Quebec Nordiques 1 W 20-12-2 12-24-3 32-36-5
March 24, 1976 Houston Aeros 3 at Cleveland Crusaders 2 L 20-13-2 12-24-3 32-37-5
March 26, 1976 Indianapolis Racers 3 at Cleveland Crusaders 2 L 20-14-2 12-24-3 32-38-5
March 31, 1976 New England Whalers 1 at Cleveland Crusaders 5 W 21-14-2 12-24-3 33-38-5
April 2, 1976 Cleveland Crusaders 2 at Cincinnati Stingers 5 L 21-14-2 12-25-3 33-39-5
April 3, 1976 San Diego Mariners 2 at Cleveland Crusaders 4 W 22-14-2 12-25-3 34-39-5
April 4, 1976 Cincinnati Stingers 3 at Cleveland Crusaders 6 W 23-14-2 12-25-3 35-39-5
April 6, 1976 San Diego Mariners 3 at Cleveland Crusaders 2 L 23-15-2 12-25-3 35-40-5 OT
April 9, 1976 Cleveland Crusaders 3 at New England Whalers 5 L 0-0-0 0-1-0 0-1-0
April 10, 1976 New England Whalers 6 at Cleveland Crusaders 1 L 0-1-0 0-1-0 0-2-0
April 11, 1976 New England Whalers 3 at Cleveland Crusaders 2 L 0-2-0 0-1-0 0-3-0