1976-77 Minnesota Fighting Saints Game-by-Game Results

World Hockey Association (WHA)
Team Record: 19-18-5 - 43 points
Finishing 6th in the WHA's WHA East Division
Coach: Glen Sonmor (19-18-5)
Location: St. Paul, Minnesota
1976-77 Minnesota Fighting Saints Statistics
1976-77 Minnesota Fighting Saints Roster

The Minnesota Fighting Saints of the World Hockey Association ended the 1976-77 season with a record of 19 wins and 18 losses and 5 ties for 43 points, finishing sixth in the WHA's WHA East Division.

The Fighting Saints gave up 129 goals, the lowest total in the circuit. Minnesota netted 136 goals, worst in the league. Mike Antonovich scored 27 goals for the team, and Dave Keon recorded 38 assists. Jean-Louis Levasseur topped the squad with 15 wins and a team-best 2.73 goals against average, leading regularly-used goaltenders.

Glen Sonmor coached the team.

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Regular Season Goals For: 136
Regular Season Goals Against: 129

Date Game Res Home Road Record
October 7, 1976 Minnesota Fighting Saints 2 at Cincinnati Stingers 7 L 0-0-0 0-1-0 0-1-0
October 8, 1976 Minnesota Fighting Saints 3 at Indianapolis Racers 4 L 0-0-0 0-2-0 0-2-0
October 10, 1976 Indianapolis Racers 1 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 4 W 1-0-0 0-2-0 1-2-0
October 14, 1976 Minnesota Fighting Saints 3 at Phoenix Roadrunners 4 L 1-0-0 0-3-0 1-3-0
October 15, 1976 San Diego Mariners 7 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 4 L 1-1-0 0-3-0 1-4-0
October 17, 1976 Birmingham Bulls 1 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 6 W 2-1-0 0-3-0 2-4-0
October 19, 1976 Cincinnati Stingers 4 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 2 L 2-2-0 0-3-0 2-5-0
October 22, 1976 Calgary Cowboys 2 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 2 T 2-2-1 0-3-0 2-5-1 OT
October 26, 1976 San Diego Mariners 1 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 3 W 3-2-1 0-3-0 3-5-1
October 28, 1976 Minnesota Fighting Saints 1 at Houston Aeros 1 T 3-2-1 0-3-1 3-5-2 OT
October 30, 1976 Minnesota Fighting Saints 1 at Quebec Nordiques 5 L 3-2-1 0-4-1 3-6-2
November 2, 1976 Minnesota Fighting Saints 3 at Calgary Cowboys 4 L 3-2-1 0-5-1 3-7-2
November 3, 1976 Minnesota Fighting Saints 2 at Edmonton Oilers 4 L 3-2-1 0-6-1 3-8-2
November 5, 1976 Minnesota Fighting Saints 2 at Winnipeg Jets 9 L 3-2-1 0-7-1 3-9-2
November 7, 1976 Phoenix Roadrunners 3 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 1 L 3-3-1 0-7-1 3-10-2
November 11, 1976 New England Whalers 3 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 3 T 3-3-2 0-7-1 3-10-3 OT
November 13, 1976 Minnesota Fighting Saints 4 at Quebec Nordiques 2 W 3-3-2 1-7-1 4-10-3
November 18, 1976 Quebec Nordiques 9 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 5 L 3-4-2 1-7-1 4-11-3
November 20, 1976 Minnesota Fighting Saints 3 at New England Whalers 3 T 3-4-2 1-7-2 4-11-4 OT
November 21, 1976 Calgary Cowboys 1 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 5 W 4-4-2 1-7-2 5-11-4
November 23, 1976 Cincinnati Stingers 0 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 4 W 5-4-2 1-7-2 6-11-4
November 26, 1976 Quebec Nordiques 2 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 4 W 6-4-2 1-7-2 7-11-4
November 27, 1976 Minnesota Fighting Saints 3 at New England Whalers 1 W 6-4-2 2-7-2 8-11-4
November 28, 1976 Minnesota Fighting Saints 3 at Birmingham Bulls 1 W 6-4-2 3-7-2 9-11-4
December 3, 1976 Winnipeg Jets 4 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 3 L 6-5-2 3-7-2 9-12-4
December 5, 1976 Edmonton Oilers 1 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 5 W 7-5-2 3-7-2 10-12-4
December 7, 1976 New England Whalers 2 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 4 W 8-5-2 3-7-2 11-12-4
December 10, 1976 Calgary Cowboys 2 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 4 W 9-5-2 3-7-2 12-12-4
December 12, 1976 San Diego Mariners 4 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 2 L 9-6-2 3-7-2 12-13-4
December 15, 1976 Minnesota Fighting Saints 0 at Cincinnati Stingers 5 L 9-6-2 3-8-2 12-14-4
December 16, 1976 Minnesota Fighting Saints 5 at Indianapolis Racers 3 W 9-6-2 4-8-2 13-14-4
December 18, 1976 Cincinnati Stingers 3 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 4 W 10-6-2 4-8-2 14-14-4
December 22, 1976 Quebec Nordiques 4 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 3 L 10-7-2 4-8-2 14-15-4
December 23, 1976 Minnesota Fighting Saints 1 at Calgary Cowboys 2 L 10-7-2 4-9-2 14-16-4
December 26, 1976 Minnesota Fighting Saints 2 at New England Whalers 3 L 10-7-2 4-10-2 14-17-4
December 28, 1976 New England Whalers 4 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 5 W 11-7-2 4-10-2 15-17-4
December 30, 1976 Minnesota Fighting Saints 4 at Birmingham Bulls 2 W 11-7-2 5-10-2 16-17-4
January 2, 1977 Birmingham Bulls 1 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 3 W 12-7-2 5-10-2 17-17-4
January 7, 1977 Houston Aeros 1 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 1 T 12-7-3 5-10-2 17-17-5 OT
January 8, 1977 Edmonton Oilers 0 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 5 W 13-7-3 5-10-2 18-17-5
January 12, 1977 Birmingham Bulls 4 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 3 L 13-8-3 5-10-2 18-18-5
January 14, 1977 Indianapolis Racers 5 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 9 W 14-8-3 5-10-2 19-18-5


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