1973-74 New England Whalers Game-by-Game Results

World Hockey Association (WHA)
Team Record: 43-31-4 - 90 points
Finishing 1st in the WHA's WHA East Division
Postseason: 3-4
Lost AVCO Cup quarter-finals
Division Semi-Finals - Lost to Chicago Cougars 4-3
Coach: Ron Ryan (43-31-4)
Location: Hartford, Connecticut
1973-74 New England Whalers Statistics
1973-74 New England Whalers Roster

The New England Whalers of the World Hockey Association ended the 1973-74 season with a record of 43 wins and 31 losses and 4 ties for 90 points, finishing first in the WHA's WHA East Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 3-4. Ron Ryan coached the team. The 1973-74 New England Whalers lost in the AVCO Cup quarter-finals.

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Regular Season Goals For: 291
Regular Season Goals Against: 260

Date Game Res Home Road Record
October 7, 1973 New England Whalers 2 at Quebec Nordiques 4 L 0-0-0 0-1-0 0-1-0
October 9, 1973 Quebec Nordiques 2 at New England Whalers 3 W 1-0-0 0-1-0 1-1-0
October 13, 1973 Chicago Cougars 4 at New England Whalers 6 W 2-0-0 0-1-0 2-1-0
October 14, 1973 New England Whalers 2 at New York Golden Blades/Jersey Knights 1 W 2-0-0 1-1-0 3-1-0 OT
October 15, 1973 Minnesota Fighting Saints 3 at New England Whalers 3 T 2-0-1 1-1-0 3-1-1 OT
October 17, 1973 Winnipeg Jets 3 at New England Whalers 1 L 2-1-1 1-1-0 3-2-1
October 19, 1973 New England Whalers 0 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 1 L 2-1-1 1-2-0 3-3-1
October 21, 1973 New England Whalers 4 at Toronto Toros 3 W 2-1-1 2-2-0 4-3-1
October 22, 1973 New York Golden Blades/Jersey Knights 1 at New England Whalers 4 W 3-1-1 2-2-0 5-3-1
October 25, 1973 New England Whalers 8 at New York Golden Blades/Jersey Knights 3 W 3-1-1 3-2-0 6-3-1
October 27, 1973 Los Angeles Sharks 1 at New England Whalers 3 W 4-1-1 3-2-0 7-3-1
November 3, 1973 Toronto Toros 5 at New England Whalers 4 L 4-2-1 3-2-0 7-4-1
November 4, 1973 Cleveland Crusaders 5 at New England Whalers 7 W 5-2-1 3-2-0 8-4-1
November 7, 1973 Winnipeg Jets 2 at New England Whalers 9 W 6-2-1 3-2-0 9-4-1
November 10, 1973 Edmonton Oilers 6 at New England Whalers 3 L 6-3-1 3-2-0 9-5-1
November 11, 1973 New England Whalers 2 at Quebec Nordiques 3 L 6-3-1 3-3-0 9-6-1
November 12, 1973 New York Golden Blades/Jersey Knights 2 at New England Whalers 3 W 7-3-1 3-3-0 10-6-1 OT
November 15, 1973 New England Whalers 5 at Quebec Nordiques 3 W 7-3-1 4-3-0 11-6-1
November 17, 1973 Quebec Nordiques 10 at New England Whalers 4 L 7-4-1 4-3-0 11-7-1
November 18, 1973 New England Whalers 5 at Los Angeles Sharks 2 W 7-4-1 5-3-0 12-7-1
November 21, 1973 New England Whalers 1 at Houston Aeros 4 L 7-4-1 5-4-0 12-8-1
November 22, 1973 New England Whalers 5 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 7 L 7-4-1 5-5-0 12-9-1
November 26, 1973 New York Golden Blades/Jersey Knights 2 at New England Whalers 4 W 8-4-1 5-5-0 13-9-1
November 29, 1973 Houston Aeros 2 at New England Whalers 5 W 9-4-1 5-5-0 14-9-1
December 2, 1973 Chicago Cougars 3 at New England Whalers 4 W 10-4-1 5-5-0 15-9-1
December 8, 1973 New England Whalers 1 at Cleveland Crusaders 2 L 10-4-1 5-6-0 15-10-1 OT
December 9, 1973 Cleveland Crusaders 2 at New England Whalers 3 W 11-4-1 5-6-0 16-10-1
December 12, 1973 Toronto Toros 6 at New England Whalers 8 W 12-4-1 5-6-0 17-10-1
December 14, 1973 New York Golden Blades/Jersey Knights 1 at New England Whalers 3 W 13-4-1 5-6-0 18-10-1
December 16, 1973 Chicago Cougars 3 at New England Whalers 2 L 13-5-1 5-6-0 18-11-1
December 19, 1973 Edmonton Oilers 2 at New England Whalers 4 W 14-5-1 5-6-0 19-11-1
December 22, 1973 Winnipeg Jets 2 at New England Whalers 0 L 14-6-1 5-6-0 19-12-1
December 24, 1973 Vancouver Blazers 4 at New England Whalers 5 W 15-6-1 5-6-0 20-12-1 OT
December 26, 1973 New England Whalers 3 at Houston Aeros 2 W 15-6-1 6-6-0 21-12-1 OT
December 27, 1973 New England Whalers 5 at Los Angeles Sharks 1 W 15-6-1 7-6-0 22-12-1
December 29, 1973 New England Whalers 2 at Edmonton Oilers 6 L 15-6-1 7-7-0 22-13-1
December 30, 1973 New England Whalers 5 at Vancouver Blazers 6 L 15-6-1 7-8-0 22-14-1 OT
January 4, 1974 New England Whalers 4 at Winnipeg Jets 3 W 15-6-1 8-8-0 23-14-1
January 5, 1974 New England Whalers 0 at Cleveland Crusaders 1 L 15-6-1 8-9-0 23-15-1
January 8, 1974 Toronto Toros 3 at New England Whalers 2 L 15-7-1 8-9-0 23-16-1
January 10, 1974 New England Whalers 6 at Toronto Toros 6 T 15-7-1 8-9-1 23-16-2 OT
January 13, 1974 Los Angeles Sharks 6 at New England Whalers 9 W 16-7-1 8-9-1 24-16-2
January 16, 1974 New York Golden Blades/Jersey Knights 2 at New England Whalers 4 W 17-7-1 8-9-1 25-16-2
January 17, 1974 Chicago Cougars 5 at New England Whalers 2 L 17-8-1 8-9-1 25-17-2
January 19, 1974 Minnesota Fighting Saints 2 at New England Whalers 5 W 18-8-1 8-9-1 26-17-2
January 20, 1974 New England Whalers 4 at Toronto Toros 8 L 18-8-1 8-10-1 26-18-2
January 22, 1974 New England Whalers 3 at Chicago Cougars 5 L 18-8-1 8-11-1 26-19-2
January 26, 1974 Cleveland Crusaders 0 at New England Whalers 4 W 19-8-1 8-11-1 27-19-2
January 28, 1974 Vancouver Blazers 4 at New England Whalers 6 W 20-8-1 8-11-1 28-19-2
January 31, 1974 New England Whalers 1 at New York Golden Blades/Jersey Knights 4 L 20-8-1 8-12-1 28-20-2
February 2, 1974 Houston Aeros 2 at New England Whalers 5 W 21-8-1 8-12-1 29-20-2
February 3, 1974 New England Whalers 1 at Cleveland Crusaders 3 L 21-8-1 8-13-1 29-21-2
February 6, 1974 Quebec Nordiques 3 at New England Whalers 0 L 21-9-1 8-13-1 29-22-2
February 8, 1974 New England Whalers 4 at Cleveland Crusaders 2 W 21-9-1 9-13-1 30-22-2
February 10, 1974 Minnesota Fighting Saints 5 at New England Whalers 2 L 21-10-1 9-13-1 30-23-2
February 13, 1974 New England Whalers 4 at Vancouver Blazers 9 L 21-10-1 9-14-1 30-24-2
February 15, 1974 New England Whalers 7 at Edmonton Oilers 3 W 21-10-1 10-14-1 31-24-2
February 17, 1974 New England Whalers 3 at Winnipeg Jets 2 W 21-10-1 11-14-1 32-24-2 OT
February 20, 1974 New England Whalers 2 at Los Angeles Sharks 4 L 21-10-1 11-15-1 32-25-2
February 23, 1974 New England Whalers 3 at Chicago Cougars 0 W 21-10-1 12-15-1 33-25-2
February 24, 1974 New England Whalers 0 at Toronto Toros 2 L 21-10-1 12-16-1 33-26-2
February 27, 1974 Toronto Toros 3 at New England Whalers 5 W 22-10-1 12-16-1 34-26-2
February 28, 1974 New England Whalers 3 at New York Golden Blades/Jersey Knights 3 T 22-10-1 12-16-2 34-26-3 OT
March 2, 1974 Vancouver Blazers 1 at New England Whalers 7 W 23-10-1 12-16-2 35-26-3
March 3, 1974 New England Whalers 6 at Houston Aeros 3 W 23-10-1 13-16-2 36-26-3
March 5, 1974 New England Whalers 3 at Chicago Cougars 2 W 23-10-1 14-16-2 37-26-3
March 6, 1974 New England Whalers 6 at Minnesota Fighting Saints 8 L 23-10-1 14-17-2 37-27-3
March 8, 1974 New England Whalers 7 at New York Golden Blades/Jersey Knights 2 W 23-10-1 15-17-2 38-27-3
March 12, 1974 New England Whalers 3 at Chicago Cougars 5 L 23-10-1 15-18-2 38-28-3
March 14, 1974 New England Whalers 6 at Vancouver Blazers 3 W 23-10-1 16-18-2 39-28-3
March 15, 1974 New England Whalers 6 at Edmonton Oilers 2 W 23-10-1 17-18-2 40-28-3
March 17, 1974 New England Whalers 1 at Winnipeg Jets 10 L 23-10-1 17-19-2 40-29-3
March 20, 1974 Edmonton Oilers 2 at New England Whalers 2 T 23-10-2 17-19-2 40-29-4 OT
March 24, 1974 New England Whalers 3 at Quebec Nordiques 4 L 23-10-2 17-20-2 40-30-4
March 27, 1974 Los Angeles Sharks 1 at New England Whalers 7 W 24-10-2 17-20-2 41-30-4
March 28, 1974 Cleveland Crusaders 2 at New England Whalers 3 W 25-10-2 17-20-2 42-30-4
March 31, 1974 Quebec Nordiques 2 at New England Whalers 3 W 26-10-2 17-20-2 43-30-4 OT
April 1, 1974 Houston Aeros 4 at New England Whalers 1 L 26-11-2 17-20-2 43-31-4
April 6, 1974 Chicago Cougars 4 at New England Whalers 6 W 1-0-0 0-0-0 1-0-0
April 7, 1974 Chicago Cougars 3 at New England Whalers 4 W 2-0-0 0-0-0 2-0-0 OT
April 9, 1974 New England Whalers 6 at Chicago Cougars 8 L 2-0-0 0-1-0 2-1-0
April 10, 1974 New England Whalers 1 at Chicago Cougars 2 L 2-0-0 0-2-0 2-2-0 OT
April 12, 1974 Chicago Cougars 4 at New England Whalers 2 L 2-1-0 0-2-0 2-3-0
April 14, 1974 New England Whalers 2 at Chicago Cougars 0 W 2-1-0 1-2-0 3-3-0
April 16, 1974 Chicago Cougars 3 at New England Whalers 2 L 2-2-0 1-2-0 3-4-0