1977-78 Indianapolis Racers Game-by-Game Results

World Hockey Association (WHA)
Team Record: 24-51-5 - 53 points
Finishing 8th in the WHA
Coach: Ron Ingram (16-31-4)
Coach: Bill Goldsworthy (8-20-1)
Location: Indianapolis, Indiana
1977-78 Indianapolis Racers Statistics
1977-78 Indianapolis Racers Roster

The Indianapolis Racers of the World Hockey Association ended the 1977-78 season with a record of 24 wins and 51 losses and 5 ties for 53 points, finishing eighth in the WHA. Ron Ingram and Bill Goldsworthy coached the team.

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Regular Season Goals For: 282
Regular Season Goals Against: 381

Date Game Res Home Road Record
October 12, 1977 Indianapolis Racers 5 at Cincinnati Stingers 4 W 0-0-0 1-0-0 1-0-0
October 15, 1977 Indianapolis Racers 1 at Houston Aeros 5 L 0-0-0 1-1-0 1-1-0
October 16, 1977 Indianapolis Racers 1 at Winnipeg Jets 9 L 0-0-0 1-2-0 1-2-0
October 18, 1977 New England Whalers 2 at Indianapolis Racers 2 T 0-0-1 1-2-0 1-2-1 OT
October 21, 1977 Quebec Nordiques 4 at Indianapolis Racers 4 T 0-0-2 1-2-0 1-2-2 OT
October 25, 1977 Indianapolis Racers 5 at Birmingham Bulls 4 W 0-0-2 2-2-0 2-2-2
October 26, 1977 Winnipeg Jets 3 at Indianapolis Racers 5 W 1-0-2 2-2-0 3-2-2
October 29, 1977 Birmingham Bulls 2 at Indianapolis Racers 6 W 2-0-2 2-2-0 4-2-2
November 1, 1977 Houston Aeros 3 at Indianapolis Racers 6 W 3-0-2 2-2-0 5-2-2
November 4, 1977 Indianapolis Racers 1 at Edmonton Oilers 3 L 3-0-2 2-3-0 5-3-2
November 11, 1977 Indianapolis Racers 3 at Houston Aeros 5 L 3-0-2 2-4-0 5-4-2
November 12, 1977 Indianapolis Racers 3 at New England Whalers 5 L 3-0-2 2-5-0 5-5-2
November 15, 1977 New England Whalers 6 at Indianapolis Racers 4 L 3-1-2 2-5-0 5-6-2
November 18, 1977 Birmingham Bulls 2 at Indianapolis Racers 1 L 3-2-2 2-5-0 5-7-2
November 19, 1977 Winnipeg Jets 6 at Indianapolis Racers 4 L 3-3-2 2-5-0 5-8-2
November 20, 1977 Indianapolis Racers 2 at Quebec Nordiques 5 L 3-3-2 2-6-0 5-9-2
November 23, 1977 Indianapolis Racers 3 at New England Whalers 3 T 3-3-2 2-6-1 5-9-3 OT
November 24, 1977 Edmonton Oilers 4 at Indianapolis Racers 5 W 4-3-2 2-6-1 6-9-3 OT
November 26, 1977 Cincinnati Stingers 7 at Indianapolis Racers 5 L 4-4-2 2-6-1 6-10-3
November 30, 1977 Indianapolis Racers 0 at Cincinnati Stingers 3 L 4-4-2 2-7-1 6-11-3
December 1, 1977 Quebec Nordiques 4 at Indianapolis Racers 5 W 5-4-2 2-7-1 7-11-3
December 2, 1977 Indianapolis Racers 4 at Houston Aeros 2 W 5-4-2 3-7-1 8-11-3
December 4, 1977 Indianapolis Racers 0 at Birmingham Bulls 3 L 5-4-2 3-8-1 8-12-3
December 6, 1977 New England Whalers 2 at Indianapolis Racers 5 W 6-4-2 3-8-1 9-12-3
December 9, 1977 Czechoslovakia 5 at Indianapolis Racers 3 L 6-5-2 3-8-1 9-13-3
December 9, 1977 Houston Aeros 5 at Indianapolis Racers 3 L 6-6-2 3-8-1 9-14-3
December 10, 1977 Indianapolis Racers 3 at Quebec Nordiques 5 L 6-6-2 3-9-1 9-15-3
December 11, 1977 Indianapolis Racers 4 at Quebec Nordiques 8 L 6-6-2 3-10-1 9-16-3
December 11, 1977 Indianapolis Racers 1 at Winnipeg Jets 7 L 6-6-2 3-11-1 9-17-3
December 13, 1977 Indianapolis Racers 1 at Winnipeg Jets 5 L 6-6-2 3-12-1 9-18-3
December 14, 1977 Indianapolis Racers 1 at Cincinnati Stingers 3 L 6-6-2 3-13-1 9-19-3
December 15, 1977 Houston Aeros 3 at Indianapolis Racers 3 T 6-6-3 3-13-1 9-19-4 OT
December 18, 1977 Soviet All Stars 4 at Indianapolis Racers 3 L 6-7-3 3-13-1 9-20-4
December 18, 1977 Houston Aeros 4 at Indianapolis Racers 3 L 6-8-3 3-13-1 9-21-4
December 20, 1977 Indianapolis Racers 4 at Winnipeg Jets 6 L 6-8-3 3-14-1 9-22-4
December 22, 1977 Cincinnati Stingers 4 at Indianapolis Racers 1 L 6-9-3 3-14-1 9-23-4
December 23, 1977 Indianapolis Racers 3 at New England Whalers 5 L 6-9-3 3-15-1 9-24-4
December 28, 1977 Indianapolis Racers 4 at Cincinnati Stingers 5 L 6-9-3 3-16-1 9-25-4 OT
December 29, 1977 Houston Aeros 7 at Indianapolis Racers 1 L 6-10-3 3-16-1 9-26-4
December 30, 1977 Indianapolis Racers 5 at Edmonton Oilers 8 L 6-10-3 3-17-1 9-27-4
January 4, 1978 Birmingham Bulls 1 at Indianapolis Racers 4 W 7-10-3 3-17-1 10-27-4
January 6, 1978 New England Whalers 3 at Indianapolis Racers 4 W 8-10-3 3-17-1 11-27-4
January 7, 1978 Indianapolis Racers 2 at Houston Aeros 1 W 8-10-3 4-17-1 12-27-4 OT
January 8, 1978 Indianapolis Racers 2 at Winnipeg Jets 4 L 8-10-3 4-18-1 12-28-4
January 11, 1978 Quebec Nordiques 1 at Indianapolis Racers 2 W 9-10-3 4-18-1 13-28-4
January 14, 1978 Winnipeg Jets 6 at Indianapolis Racers 3 L 9-11-3 4-18-1 13-29-4
January 20, 1978 Houston Aeros 4 at Indianapolis Racers 3 L 9-12-3 4-18-1 13-30-4
January 21, 1978 Edmonton Oilers 3 at Indianapolis Racers 2 L 9-13-3 4-18-1 13-31-4
January 22, 1978 Indianapolis Racers 5 at Winnipeg Jets 4 W 9-13-3 5-18-1 14-31-4
January 25, 1978 Indianapolis Racers 2 at Edmonton Oilers 6 L 9-13-3 5-19-1 14-32-4
January 30, 1978 Cincinnati Stingers 4 at Indianapolis Racers 3 L 9-14-3 5-19-1 14-33-4
January 31, 1978 Edmonton Oilers 6 at Indianapolis Racers 4 L 9-15-3 5-19-1 14-34-4
February 1, 1978 Indianapolis Racers 0 at Cincinnati Stingers 8 L 9-15-3 5-20-1 14-35-4
February 3, 1978 Quebec Nordiques 4 at Indianapolis Racers 5 W 10-15-3 5-20-1 15-35-4 OT
February 4, 1978 Indianapolis Racers 2 at Birmingham Bulls 5 L 10-15-3 5-21-1 15-36-4
February 5, 1978 Birmingham Bulls 1 at Indianapolis Racers 6 W 11-15-3 5-21-1 16-36-4
February 11, 1978 Winnipeg Jets 5 at Indianapolis Racers 3 L 11-16-3 5-21-1 16-37-4
February 15, 1978 Quebec Nordiques 6 at Indianapolis Racers 9 W 12-16-3 5-21-1 17-37-4
February 17, 1978 Indianapolis Racers 4 at Birmingham Bulls 5 L 12-16-3 5-22-1 17-38-4 OT
February 18, 1978 New England Whalers 4 at Indianapolis Racers 1 L 12-17-3 5-22-1 17-39-4
February 19, 1978 Indianapolis Racers 3 at Edmonton Oilers 4 L 12-17-3 5-23-1 17-40-4 OT
February 25, 1978 Indianapolis Racers 5 at Quebec Nordiques 7 L 12-17-3 5-24-1 17-41-4
February 26, 1978 Indianapolis Racers 6 at Birmingham Bulls 3 W 12-17-3 6-24-1 18-41-4
March 1, 1978 Houston Aeros 1 at Indianapolis Racers 5 W 13-17-3 6-24-1 19-41-4
March 3, 1978 Indianapolis Racers 8 at Edmonton Oilers 6 W 13-17-3 7-24-1 20-41-4
March 4, 1978 Winnipeg Jets 6 at Indianapolis Racers 8 W 14-17-3 7-24-1 21-41-4
March 5, 1978 Cincinnati Stingers 2 at Indianapolis Racers 4 W 15-17-3 7-24-1 22-41-4
March 8, 1978 Quebec Nordiques 5 at Indianapolis Racers 4 L 15-18-3 7-24-1 22-42-4 OT
March 9, 1978 Indianapolis Racers 5 at Winnipeg Jets 6 L 15-18-3 7-25-1 22-43-4
March 11, 1978 Houston Aeros 2 at Indianapolis Racers 4 W 16-18-3 7-25-1 23-43-4
March 12, 1978 Indianapolis Racers 3 at Houston Aeros 6 L 16-18-3 7-26-1 23-44-4
March 15, 1978 Indianapolis Racers 0 at New England Whalers 7 L 16-18-3 7-27-1 23-45-4
March 16, 1978 Indianapolis Racers 2 at Quebec Nordiques 5 L 16-18-3 7-28-1 23-46-4
March 18, 1978 Indianapolis Racers 2 at Cincinnati Stingers 4 L 16-18-3 7-29-1 23-47-4
March 19, 1978 Indianapolis Racers 3 at Birmingham Bulls 3 T 16-18-3 7-29-2 23-47-5 OT
March 21, 1978 Indianapolis Racers 3 at New England Whalers 6 L 16-18-3 7-30-2 23-48-5
March 24, 1978 Indianapolis Racers 0 at Edmonton Oilers 4 L 16-18-3 7-31-2 23-49-5
March 28, 1978 Edmonton Oilers 4 at Indianapolis Racers 3 L 16-19-3 7-31-2 23-50-5 OT
March 30, 1978 Winnipeg Jets 4 at Indianapolis Racers 1 L 16-20-3 7-31-2 23-51-5
April 1, 1978 Edmonton Oilers 4 at Indianapolis Racers 1 L 16-21-3 7-31-2 23-52-5
April 2, 1978 Cincinnati Stingers 3 at Indianapolis Racers 6 W 17-21-3 7-31-2 24-52-5
April 7, 1978 Cincinnati Stingers 6 at Indianapolis Racers 4 L 17-22-3 7-31-2 24-53-5
April 8, 1978 Indianapolis Racers 3 at Quebec Nordiques 7 L 17-22-3 7-32-2 24-54-5
April 9, 1978 Birmingham Bulls 9 at Indianapolis Racers 7 L 17-23-3 7-32-2 24-55-5
April 11, 1978 Indianapolis Racers 3 at New England Whalers 6 L 17-23-3 7-33-2 24-56-5