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1974-75 Minnesota Fighting Saints Game-by-Game Results

World Hockey Association (WHA)
Team Record: 42-33-3 - 87 points
Finishing 3rd in the WHA's WHA West Division
Postseason: 6-6
Lost AVCO Cup semi-finals
Quarter-Finals - Defeated New England Whalers 4-2
Semi-Finals - Lost to Quebec Nordiques 4-2
Coach: Harry Neale (42-32-3)
Coach: Jack McCartan (0-1)
Location: St. Paul, Minnesota
1974-75 Minnesota Fighting Saints Statistics
1974-75 Minnesota Fighting Saints Roster

The Minnesota Fighting Saints of the World Hockey Association ended the 1974-75 season with a record of 42 wins and 33 losses and 3 ties for 87 points, finishing third in the WHA's WHA West Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 6-6.

The Fighting Saints netted 308 goals and gave up 279. Mike Walton scored 48 goals for Minnesota, while George Morrison and Wayne Connelly tallied 30 or more also. Mike Walton and Fran Huck each accounted for 45 assists. John Garrett earned 30 wins in front of the net for the squad and a team-best 3.28 goals against average, leading qualifying goaltenders.

Harry Neale and Jack McCartan coached the team. The 1974-75 Minnesota Fighting Saints lost in the AVCO Cup semi-finals.

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Regular Season Goals For: 295
Regular Season Goals Against: 269

Date Game Res Home Road Record
October 19, 1974 Cleveland Crusaders 3 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 1 L 0-1-0 0-0-0 0-1-0
October 22, 1974 Minnesota Fighting Saints 2 at Toronto Toros 11 L 0-1-0 0-1-0 0-2-0
October 24, 1974 Minnesota Fighting Saints 3 at Indianapolis Racers 2 W 0-1-0 1-1-0 1-2-0
October 26, 1974 Minnesota Fighting Saints 2 at Houston Aeros 3 L 0-1-0 1-2-0 1-3-0
October 27, 1974 Chicago Cougars 5 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 6 W 1-1-0 1-2-0 2-3-0 OT
October 29, 1974 Minnesota Fighting Saints 3 at Michigan Stags/Baltimore Blades 4 L 1-1-0 1-3-0 2-4-0 OT
November 2, 1974 Michigan Stags/Baltimore Blades 3 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 6 W 2-1-0 1-3-0 3-4-0
November 5, 1974 Minnesota Fighting Saints 4 at Winnipeg Jets 6 L 2-1-0 1-4-0 3-5-0
November 9, 1974 Toronto Toros 7 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 4 L 2-2-0 1-4-0 3-6-0
November 10, 1974 Phoenix Roadrunners 4 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 10 W 3-2-0 1-4-0 4-6-0
November 13, 1974 Houston Aeros 8 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 5 L 3-3-0 1-4-0 4-7-0
November 17, 1974 Minnesota Fighting Saints 7 at Quebec Nordiques 1 W 3-3-0 2-4-0 5-7-0
November 20, 1974 Minnesota Fighting Saints 1 at Winnipeg Jets 3 L 3-3-0 2-5-0 5-8-0
November 23, 1974 San Diego Mariners 5 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 3 L 3-4-0 2-5-0 5-9-0
November 24, 1974 Minnesota Fighting Saints 2 at Michigan Stags/Baltimore Blades 3 L 3-4-0 2-6-0 5-10-0
November 26, 1974 Minnesota Fighting Saints 6 at Toronto Toros 2 W 3-4-0 3-6-0 6-10-0
November 30, 1974 Chicago Cougars 7 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 5 L 3-5-0 3-6-0 6-11-0
December 1, 1974 Phoenix Roadrunners 3 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 4 W 4-5-0 3-6-0 7-11-0
December 4, 1974 Minnesota Fighting Saints 6 at Quebec Nordiques 3 W 4-5-0 4-6-0 8-11-0
December 6, 1974 Winnipeg Jets 2 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 4 W 5-5-0 4-6-0 9-11-0
December 8, 1974 Minnesota Fighting Saints 2 at Vancouver Blazers 4 L 5-5-0 4-7-0 9-12-0
December 10, 1974 Minnesota Fighting Saints 4 at Toronto Toros 2 W 5-5-0 5-7-0 10-12-0
December 11, 1974 Minnesota Fighting Saints 1 at New England Whalers 3 L 5-5-0 5-8-0 10-13-0
December 13, 1974 Edmonton Oilers 5 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 4 L 5-6-0 5-8-0 10-14-0
December 14, 1974 Minnesota Fighting Saints 3 at Phoenix Roadrunners 4 L 5-6-0 5-9-0 10-15-0
December 15, 1974 Quebec Nordiques 4 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 6 W 6-6-0 5-9-0 11-15-0
December 19, 1974 Minnesota Fighting Saints 6 at Indianapolis Racers 0 W 6-6-0 6-9-0 12-15-0
December 20, 1974 Indianapolis Racers 4 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 6 W 7-6-0 6-9-0 13-15-0
December 26, 1974 Minnesota Fighting Saints 5 at Edmonton Oilers 1 W 7-6-0 7-9-0 14-15-0
December 27, 1974 New England Whalers 3 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 6 W 8-6-0 7-9-0 15-15-0
December 28, 1974 Minnesota Fighting Saints 3 at Chicago Cougars 5 L 8-6-0 7-10-0 15-16-0
December 29, 1974 Cleveland Crusaders 0 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 6 W 9-6-0 7-10-0 16-16-0
January 1, 1975 Cleveland Crusaders 2 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 6 W 10-6-0 7-10-0 17-16-0
January 3, 1975 San Diego Mariners 2 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 1 L 10-7-0 7-10-0 17-17-0
January 5, 1975 New England Whalers 3 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 9 W 11-7-0 7-10-0 18-17-0
January 7, 1975 Minnesota Fighting Saints 4 at Chicago Cougars 2 W 11-7-0 8-10-0 19-17-0
January 9, 1975 Minnesota Fighting Saints 2 at Edmonton Oilers 3 L 11-7-0 8-11-0 19-18-0
January 15, 1975 Minnesota Fighting Saints 4 at Cleveland Crusaders 2 W 11-7-0 9-11-0 20-18-0
January 18, 1975 Minnesota Fighting Saints 2 at Chicago Cougars 3 L 11-7-0 9-12-0 20-19-0
January 19, 1975 Minnesota Fighting Saints 3 at New England Whalers 1 W 11-7-0 10-12-0 21-19-0
January 22, 1975 Vancouver Blazers 2 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 1 L 11-8-0 10-12-0 21-20-0
January 24, 1975 Toronto Toros 5 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 7 W 12-8-0 10-12-0 22-20-0
January 30, 1975 Vancouver Blazers 3 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 6 W 13-8-0 10-12-0 23-20-0
January 31, 1975 Houston Aeros 1 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 4 W 14-8-0 10-12-0 24-20-0
February 2, 1975 Winnipeg Jets 4 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 5 W 15-8-0 10-12-0 25-20-0 OT
February 5, 1975 Edmonton Oilers 2 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 4 W 16-8-0 10-12-0 26-20-0
February 6, 1975 Minnesota Fighting Saints 2 at San Diego Mariners 2 T 16-8-0 10-12-1 26-20-1 OT
February 7, 1975 Minnesota Fighting Saints 1 at Phoenix Roadrunners 4 L 16-8-0 10-13-1 26-21-1
February 8, 1975 Minnesota Fighting Saints 4 at San Diego Mariners 8 L 16-8-0 10-14-1 26-22-1
February 12, 1975 Houston Aeros 3 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 1 L 16-9-0 10-14-1 26-23-1
February 14, 1975 Quebec Nordiques 7 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 3 L 16-10-0 10-14-1 26-24-1
February 16, 1975 San Diego Mariners 2 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 5 W 17-10-0 10-14-1 27-24-1
February 17, 1975 Minnesota Fighting Saints 2 at Cleveland Crusaders 1 W 17-10-0 11-14-1 28-24-1
February 19, 1975 Minnesota Fighting Saints 5 at Cleveland Crusaders 3 W 17-10-0 12-14-1 29-24-1
February 21, 1975 Minnesota Fighting Saints 2 at Indianapolis Racers 5 L 17-10-0 12-15-1 29-25-1
February 23, 1975 Minnesota Fighting Saints 4 at Edmonton Oilers 6 L 17-10-0 12-16-1 29-26-1
February 25, 1975 Minnesota Fighting Saints 6 at Winnipeg Jets 6 T 17-10-0 12-16-2 29-26-2 OT
February 26, 1975 Indianapolis Racers 3 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 4 W 18-10-0 12-16-2 30-26-2 OT
February 27, 1975 Minnesota Fighting Saints 2 at New England Whalers 5 L 18-10-0 12-17-2 30-27-2
March 1, 1975 Minnesota Fighting Saints 4 at Quebec Nordiques 1 W 18-10-0 13-17-2 31-27-2
March 2, 1975 Toronto Toros 3 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 5 W 19-10-0 13-17-2 32-27-2
March 5, 1975 New England Whalers 3 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 5 W 20-10-0 13-17-2 33-27-2
March 9, 1975 Winnipeg Jets 6 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 5 L 20-11-0 13-17-2 33-28-2 OT
March 11, 1975 Minnesota Fighting Saints 6 at San Diego Mariners 4 W 20-11-0 14-17-2 34-28-2
March 12, 1975 Minnesota Fighting Saints 2 at Vancouver Blazers 4 L 20-11-0 14-18-2 34-29-2
March 18, 1975 Minnesota Fighting Saints 5 at Vancouver Blazers 3 W 20-11-0 15-18-2 35-29-2
March 23, 1975 Edmonton Oilers 2 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 4 W 21-11-0 15-18-2 36-29-2
March 26, 1975 Chicago Cougars 3 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 4 W 22-11-0 15-18-2 37-29-2
March 28, 1975 Minnesota Fighting Saints 2 at Phoenix Roadrunners 2 T 22-11-0 15-18-3 37-29-3 OT
March 29, 1975 Minnesota Fighting Saints 2 at Houston Aeros 8 L 22-11-0 15-19-3 37-30-3
March 30, 1975 Indianapolis Racers 3 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 5 W 23-11-0 15-19-3 38-30-3
April 1, 1975 Vancouver Blazers 2 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 5 W 24-11-0 15-19-3 39-30-3
April 2, 1975 Quebec Nordiques 5 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 3 L 24-12-0 15-19-3 39-31-3
April 4, 1975 Phoenix Roadrunners 2 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 1 L 24-13-0 15-19-3 39-32-3
April 5, 1975 Minnesota Fighting Saints 2 at Houston Aeros 8 L 24-13-0 15-20-3 39-33-3
April 9, 1975 Minnesota Fighting Saints 6 at New England Whalers 5 W 0-0-0 1-0-0 1-0-0
April 11, 1975 Minnesota Fighting Saints 2 at New England Whalers 3 L 0-0-0 1-1-0 1-1-0 OT
April 13, 1975 New England Whalers 3 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 8 W 1-0-0 1-1-0 2-1-0
April 15, 1975 New England Whalers 5 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 2 L 1-1-0 1-1-0 2-2-0
April 18, 1975 Minnesota Fighting Saints 4 at New England Whalers 0 W 1-1-0 2-1-0 3-2-0
April 19, 1975 New England Whalers 1 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 6 W 2-1-0 2-1-0 4-2-0
April 22, 1975 Minnesota Fighting Saints 1 at Quebec Nordiques 4 L 2-1-0 2-2-0 4-3-0
April 23, 1975 Minnesota Fighting Saints 5 at Quebec Nordiques 3 W 2-1-0 3-2-0 5-3-0
April 26, 1975 Quebec Nordiques 6 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 1 L 2-2-0 3-2-0 5-4-0
April 27, 1975 Quebec Nordiques 2 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 4 W 3-2-0 3-2-0 6-4-0
April 29, 1975 Minnesota Fighting Saints 3 at Quebec Nordiques 6 L 3-2-0 3-3-0 6-5-0
May 1, 1975 Quebec Nordiques 4 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 2 L 3-3-0 3-3-0 6-6-0