1976-77 New England Whalers Roster

World Hockey Association (WHA)
Team Record: 35-40-6 - 76 points
Finishing 4th in the WHA's WHA East Division
Postseason: 1-4
Lost AVCO Cup quarter-finals
Division Semi-Finals - Lost to Quebec Nordiques 4-1
Coach: Harry Neale (35-40-6)
Location: Hartford, Connecticut
1976-77 New England Whalers Statistics
1976-77 New England Whalers Results

The New England Whalers of the World Hockey Association ended the 1976-77 season with a record of 35 wins and 40 losses and 6 ties for 76 points, finishing fourth in the WHA's WHA East Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 1-4. Harry Neale coached the team. The 1976-77 New England Whalers lost in the AVCO Cup quarter-finals.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight S/C Hometown
Christer AbrahamssonGApril 8, 19476'0"180LUmea, Sweden
Thommy AbrahamssonDApril 12, 19476'2"185LLeksand, Sweden
Mike AntonovichCOctober 18, 19515'8"155LCalumet, MN USA
Danny ArndtLMarch 26, 19555'11"175LSaskatoon, SK Canada
Ralph BackstromCSeptember 18, 19375'10"165LKirkland Lake, ON Canada
Danny BolducRApril 6, 19535'9"180LWaterville, ME USA
Ron BusniukDAugust 13, 19485'11"180RFt. William, ON Canada
Bill ButtersDJanuary 10, 19515'10"185RSt. Paul, MN USA
Brett CallighenLMay 15, 19535'11"182LToronto, ON Canada
Jack CarlsonLAugust 23, 19546'3"205LVirginia, MN USA
Steve CarlsonCAugust 26, 19556'3"180RVirginia, MN USA
Ron ClimieLMarch 5, 19505'11"185LHamilton, ON Canada
Tom EarlR/CJune 10, 19476'0"172RNiagara Falls, ON Canada
Al HangslebenDFebruary 22, 19536'1"195LWarroad, MN USA
Dave HansonDApril 12, 19546'0"190LCumberland, WI USA
Dave HynesLApril 17, 19515'9"182LCambridge, MA USA
Dave KeonCMarch 22, 19405'9"165LRouyn-Noranda, QC Canada
Bruce LandonGOctober 5, 19495'10"175LKingston, ON Canada
Rick LeyDNovember 2, 19485'9"190LOrillia, ON Canada
George LyleLNovember 24, 19536'2"205LEdmonton, AB Canada
Gary MacGregorCSeptember 21, 19545'9"170LKingston, ON Canada
John McKenzieRDecember 12, 19375'9"175RHigh River, AB Canada
Rosaire PaiementRAugust 12, 19455'11"170REarlton, ON Canada
Larry PleauCJanuary 29, 19476'1"190LLynn, MA USA
Cap RaederGOctober 8, 19536'0"175LNeedham, MA USA
Doug RobertsROctober 28, 19426'2"212RDetroit, MI USA
Gordie RobertsDOctober 2, 19576'1"195LDetroit, MI USA
Mike RogersCOctober 24, 19545'9"170LCalgary, AB Canada
Brad SelwoodDMarch 18, 19486'1"200LLeamington, ON Canada
Dale SmedsmoLApril 23, 19516'1"195LRoseau, MN USA
Garry SwainCSeptember 11, 19475'8"164LWelland, ON Canada
Jim TroyRJanuary 21, 19536'2"200RBoston, MA USA
Tom WebsterROctober 4, 19485'10"170RKirkland Lake, ON Canada