1972-73 Alberta Oilers Roster

World Hockey Association (WHA)
Team Record: 38-37-3 - 79 points
Finishing 5th in the WHA's WHA West Division
Preliminary - Lost to Minnesota Fighting Saints 1-0
Coach: Ray Kinasewich (38-37-3)
Location: Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
1972-73 Alberta Oilers Statistics
1972-73 Alberta Oilers Results

The Alberta Oilers of the World Hockey Association ended the 1972-73 season with a record of 38 wins and 37 losses and 3 ties for 79 points, finishing fifth in the WHA's WHA West Division.

The Oilers potted 269 goals and yielded 256. Jim Harrison scored 39 goals for Alberta, while Al Hamilton contributed 50 assists. Jack Norris earned 28 wins in front of the net for the squad and a team-best 3.06 goals against average, leading regular goalies.

Ray Kinasewich coached the team.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight S/C Hometown
Ron AndersonRJuly 29, 19456'0"170RRed Deer, AB Canada
Ken BairdDFebruary 1, 19516'0"190LFlin Flon, MB Canada
Doug BarrieDOctober 2, 19465'9"175REdmonton, AB Canada
Jim BenzelockRJune 21, 19475'10"185RWinnipeg, MB Canada
Bernie BlanchetteRJuly 11, 19476'0"175RNorth Battleford, SK Canada
Ken BrownGDecember 19, 19485'11"175LPort Arthur, ON Canada
Brian CarlinLJune 13, 19505'10"175LCalgary, AB Canada
Steve CarlyleDMarch 10, 19505'10"180LLacombe, AB Canada
Roger CoteDDecember 22, 19395'9"184LBelleterre, QC Canada
Bob FalkenbergDJanuary 1, 19466'0"185LStettler, AB Canada
John FisherCDecember 21, 19475'11"185LAyr, Scotland
Val FonteyneLDecember 2, 19335'10"160LWetaskiwin, AB Canada
Al HamiltonDAugust 20, 19466'1"195RFlin Flon, MB Canada
Derek HarkerDJanuary 7, 19516'0"185LEdmonton, AB Canada
Jim HarrisonCJuly 9, 19475'11"185RBonnyville, AB Canada
Bill HickeRMarch 31, 19385'8"164LRegina, SK Canada
Eddie JoyalCMay 8, 19406'0"178LSt. Albert, AB Canada
Dennis KassianLJuly 14, 19415'11"170LVegreville, AB Canada
Bob McAneeleyLNovember 7, 19505'9"180LCranbrook, BC Canada
Jack NorrisGAugust 5, 19425'10"185LDelisle, SK Canada
Rusty PatenaudeROctober 17, 19495'9"175RWilliams Lake, BC Canada
Ross PerkinsCNovember 4, 19465'10"175RTisdale, SK Canada
Bob WallDDecember 1, 19425'10"171LRichmond Hill, ON Canada
Ron WaltersCMarch 9, 19486'0"175RCastor, AB Canada