1972-73 Los Angeles Sharks Game-by-Game Results

World Hockey Association (WHA)
Team Record: 37-35-6 - 80 points
Finishing 3rd in the WHA's WHA West Division
Postseason: 2-4
Lost AVCO Cup quarter-finals
Division Semi-Finals - Lost to Houston Aeros 4-2
Coach: Terry Slater (37-35-6)
Location: Los Angeles, California
1972-73 Los Angeles Sharks Statistics
1972-73 Los Angeles Sharks Roster

The Los Angeles Sharks of the World Hockey Association ended the 1972-73 season with a record of 37 wins and 35 losses and 6 ties for 80 points, finishing third in the WHA's WHA West Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 2-4. Terry Slater coached the team. The 1972-73 Los Angeles Sharks lost in the AVCO Cup quarter-finals.

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Regular Season Goals For: 259
Regular Season Goals Against: 250

Date Game Res Home Road Record
October 13, 1972 Houston Aeros 3 at Los Angeles Sharks 2 L 0-1-0 0-0-0 0-1-0
October 15, 1972 Los Angeles Sharks 5 at Houston Aeros 1 W 0-1-0 1-0-0 1-1-0
October 17, 1972 Los Angeles Sharks 5 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 1 W 0-1-0 2-0-0 2-1-0
October 19, 1972 Philadelphia Blazers 2 at Los Angeles Sharks 4 W 1-1-0 2-0-0 3-1-0
October 22, 1972 Chicago Cougars 4 at Los Angeles Sharks 2 L 1-2-0 2-0-0 3-2-0
October 25, 1972 Ottawa Nationals 8 at Los Angeles Sharks 5 L 1-3-0 2-0-0 3-3-0
October 27, 1972 Los Angeles Sharks 4 at Philadelphia Blazers 5 L 1-3-0 2-1-0 3-4-0
October 28, 1972 Los Angeles Sharks 4 at New York Raiders 3 W 1-3-0 3-1-0 4-4-0 OT
October 31, 1972 Los Angeles Sharks 4 at Quebec Nordiques 2 W 1-3-0 4-1-0 5-4-0
November 2, 1972 Los Angeles Sharks 1 at Ottawa Nationals 1 T 1-3-0 4-1-1 5-4-1 OT
November 4, 1972 Los Angeles Sharks 3 at Chicago Cougars 2 W 1-3-0 5-1-1 6-4-1 OT
November 5, 1972 Houston Aeros 0 at Los Angeles Sharks 4 W 2-3-0 5-1-1 7-4-1
November 8, 1972 New York Raiders 1 at Los Angeles Sharks 2 W 3-3-0 5-1-1 8-4-1
November 9, 1972 Los Angeles Sharks 2 at Alberta Oilers 7 L 3-3-0 5-2-1 8-5-1
November 11, 1972 Los Angeles Sharks 3 at Alberta Oilers 5 L 3-3-0 5-3-1 8-6-1
November 12, 1972 Los Angeles Sharks 2 at Winnipeg Jets 5 L 3-3-0 5-4-1 8-7-1
November 14, 1972 Los Angeles Sharks 0 at Winnipeg Jets 8 L 3-3-0 5-5-1 8-8-1
November 15, 1972 Los Angeles Sharks 6 at Houston Aeros 4 W 3-3-0 6-5-1 9-8-1
November 17, 1972 Winnipeg Jets 5 at Los Angeles Sharks 1 L 3-4-0 6-5-1 9-9-1
November 19, 1972 Winnipeg Jets 4 at Los Angeles Sharks 3 L 3-5-0 6-5-1 9-10-1
November 21, 1972 Cleveland Crusaders 5 at Los Angeles Sharks 2 L 3-6-0 6-5-1 9-11-1
November 23, 1972 Los Angeles Sharks 3 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 4 L 3-6-0 6-6-1 9-12-1
November 24, 1972 Los Angeles Sharks 2 at Cleveland Crusaders 3 L 3-6-0 6-7-1 9-13-1 OT
November 26, 1972 Los Angeles Sharks 6 at New York Raiders 2 W 3-6-0 7-7-1 10-13-1
November 28, 1972 Los Angeles Sharks 3 at Philadelphia Blazers 4 L 3-6-0 7-8-1 10-14-1
November 30, 1972 Houston Aeros 3 at Los Angeles Sharks 6 W 4-6-0 7-8-1 11-14-1
December 1, 1972 Los Angeles Sharks 5 at Chicago Cougars 3 W 4-6-0 8-8-1 12-14-1
December 2, 1972 Los Angeles Sharks 4 at Chicago Cougars 2 W 4-6-0 9-8-1 13-14-1
December 8, 1972 Alberta Oilers 2 at Los Angeles Sharks 4 W 5-6-0 9-8-1 14-14-1
December 10, 1972 Alberta Oilers 3 at Los Angeles Sharks 5 W 6-6-0 9-8-1 15-14-1
December 12, 1972 Minnesota Fighting Saints 3 at Los Angeles Sharks 3 T 6-6-1 9-8-1 15-14-2 OT
December 14, 1972 New England Whalers 5 at Los Angeles Sharks 2 L 6-7-1 9-8-1 15-15-2
December 17, 1972 Los Angeles Sharks 4 at Houston Aeros 4 T 6-7-1 9-8-2 15-15-3 OT
December 19, 1972 Los Angeles Sharks 5 at Houston Aeros 7 L 6-7-1 9-9-2 15-16-3
December 21, 1972 Los Angeles Sharks 4 at Ottawa Nationals 4 T 6-7-1 9-9-3 15-16-4 OT
December 23, 1972 Los Angeles Sharks 1 at Quebec Nordiques 2 L 6-7-1 9-10-3 15-17-4
December 24, 1972 Los Angeles Sharks 5 at New England Whalers 3 W 6-7-1 10-10-3 16-17-4
December 28, 1972 Minnesota Fighting Saints 4 at Los Angeles Sharks 2 L 6-8-1 10-10-3 16-18-4
December 29, 1972 Minnesota Fighting Saints 2 at Los Angeles Sharks 5 W 7-8-1 10-10-3 17-18-4
December 31, 1972 Philadelphia Blazers 3 at Los Angeles Sharks 1 L 7-9-1 10-10-3 17-19-4
January 9, 1973 Los Angeles Sharks 4 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 3 W 7-9-1 11-10-3 18-19-4 OT
January 10, 1973 Los Angeles Sharks 8 at Chicago Cougars 5 W 7-9-1 12-10-3 19-19-4
January 12, 1973 Alberta Oilers 2 at Los Angeles Sharks 1 L 7-10-1 12-10-3 19-20-4
January 13, 1973 Alberta Oilers 4 at Los Angeles Sharks 1 L 7-11-1 12-10-3 19-21-4
January 15, 1973 Los Angeles Sharks 4 at Alberta Oilers 3 W 7-11-1 13-10-3 20-21-4
January 16, 1973 Los Angeles Sharks 5 at Alberta Oilers 6 L 7-11-1 13-11-3 20-22-4 OT
January 19, 1973 Cleveland Crusaders 4 at Los Angeles Sharks 1 L 7-12-1 13-11-3 20-23-4
January 21, 1973 Cleveland Crusaders 2 at Los Angeles Sharks 3 W 8-12-1 13-11-3 21-23-4
January 26, 1973 New York Raiders 5 at Los Angeles Sharks 4 L 8-13-1 13-11-3 21-24-4 OT
January 28, 1973 New York Raiders 2 at Los Angeles Sharks 9 W 9-13-1 13-11-3 22-24-4
January 30, 1973 Los Angeles Sharks 5 at Houston Aeros 2 W 9-13-1 14-11-3 23-24-4
February 2, 1973 New England Whalers 1 at Los Angeles Sharks 3 W 10-13-1 14-11-3 24-24-4
February 4, 1973 New England Whalers 3 at Los Angeles Sharks 4 W 11-13-1 14-11-3 25-24-4
February 8, 1973 Minnesota Fighting Saints 1 at Los Angeles Sharks 3 W 12-13-1 14-11-3 26-24-4
February 10, 1973 Winnipeg Jets 6 at Los Angeles Sharks 5 L 12-14-1 14-11-3 26-25-4 OT
February 11, 1973 Winnipeg Jets 3 at Los Angeles Sharks 0 L 12-15-1 14-11-3 26-26-4
February 13, 1973 Chicago Cougars 6 at Los Angeles Sharks 1 L 12-16-1 14-11-3 26-27-4
February 15, 1973 Los Angeles Sharks 5 at New England Whalers 6 L 12-16-1 14-12-3 26-28-4
February 16, 1973 Los Angeles Sharks 2 at Quebec Nordiques 2 T 12-16-1 14-12-4 26-28-5 OT
February 18, 1973 Los Angeles Sharks 4 at Philadelphia Blazers 1 W 12-16-1 15-12-4 27-28-5
February 20, 1973 Los Angeles Sharks 4 at Ottawa Nationals 2 W 12-16-1 16-12-4 28-28-5
February 24, 1973 Quebec Nordiques 5 at Los Angeles Sharks 3 L 12-17-1 16-12-4 28-29-5
February 25, 1973 Quebec Nordiques 2 at Los Angeles Sharks 4 W 13-17-1 16-12-4 29-29-5
March 1, 1973 Los Angeles Sharks 4 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 1 W 13-17-1 17-12-4 30-29-5
March 2, 1973 Los Angeles Sharks 1 at Winnipeg Jets 2 L 13-17-1 17-13-4 30-30-5
March 4, 1973 Los Angeles Sharks 1 at Winnipeg Jets 2 L 13-17-1 17-14-4 30-31-5
March 6, 1973 Quebec Nordiques 2 at Los Angeles Sharks 3 W 14-17-1 17-14-4 31-31-5 OT
March 7, 1973 Houston Aeros 3 at Los Angeles Sharks 1 L 14-18-1 17-14-4 31-32-5
March 9, 1973 Houston Aeros 1 at Los Angeles Sharks 5 W 15-18-1 17-14-4 32-32-5
March 11, 1973 Ottawa Nationals 2 at Los Angeles Sharks 4 W 16-18-1 17-14-4 33-32-5
March 13, 1973 Ottawa Nationals 3 at Los Angeles Sharks 1 L 16-19-1 17-14-4 33-33-5
March 15, 1973 Los Angeles Sharks 6 at New York Raiders 2 W 16-19-1 18-14-4 34-33-5
March 17, 1973 Los Angeles Sharks 2 at Cleveland Crusaders 0 W 16-19-1 19-14-4 35-33-5
March 19, 1973 Los Angeles Sharks 5 at Cleveland Crusaders 5 T 16-19-1 19-14-5 35-33-6 OT
March 20, 1973 Los Angeles Sharks 1 at New England Whalers 4 L 16-19-1 19-15-5 35-34-6
March 23, 1973 Philadelphia Blazers 7 at Los Angeles Sharks 3 L 16-20-1 19-15-5 35-35-6
March 25, 1973 Chicago Cougars 0 at Los Angeles Sharks 1 W 17-20-1 19-15-5 36-35-6
March 27, 1973 Chicago Cougars 1 at Los Angeles Sharks 4 W 18-20-1 19-15-5 37-35-6
April 5, 1973 Los Angeles Sharks 2 at Houston Aeros 7 L 0-0-0 0-1-0 0-1-0
April 7, 1973 Los Angeles Sharks 4 at Houston Aeros 2 W 0-0-0 1-1-0 1-1-0
April 11, 1973 Houston Aeros 2 at Los Angeles Sharks 3 W 1-0-0 1-1-0 2-1-0
April 13, 1973 Houston Aeros 3 at Los Angeles Sharks 2 L 1-1-0 1-1-0 2-2-0 OT
April 15, 1973 Los Angeles Sharks 3 at Houston Aeros 6 L 1-1-0 1-2-0 2-3-0
April 17, 1973 Houston Aeros 3 at Los Angeles Sharks 2 L 1-2-0 1-2-0 2-4-0