1972-73 Philadelphia Blazers Roster

World Hockey Association (WHA)
Team Record: 38-40 - 76 points
Finishing 3rd in the WHA's WHA East Division
Postseason: 0-4
Lost AVCO Cup quarter-finals
Division Semi-Finals - Lost to Cleveland Crusaders 4-0
Coach: John McKenzie (1-6)
Coach: Phil Watson (37-34)
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1972-73 Philadelphia Blazers Statistics
1972-73 Philadelphia Blazers Results

The Philadelphia Blazers of the World Hockey Association ended the 1972-73 season with a record of 38 wins and 40 losses for 76 points, finishing third in the WHA's WHA East Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 0-4.

The Blazers netted 288 goals and yielded 305. Danny Lawson scored 61 goals for Philadelphia, while Andre Lacroix tallied 30 or more, too. Andre Lacroix contributed 74 assists. Bernie Parent earned 33 wins for the squad and a team-best 3.61 goals against average, best among regularly-used goaltenders.

John McKenzie and Phil Watson coached the team. The 1972-73 Philadelphia Blazers lost in the AVCO Cup quarter-finals.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight S/C Hometown
Yves ArchambaultG5'11"170LMontreal, QC Canada
John BennettL6'1"175RCranston, RI USA
Michel BoudreauC6'0"180LAsbestos, QC Canada
Bob BrownDToronto, ON Canada
Don BurgessL6'0"170LPort Edward, ON Canada
Bryan CampbellC6'0"173LSudbury, ON Canada
Rychard CampeauD6'0"190RMontreal, QC Canada
Jim CardiffD5'9"165LDauphin, MB Canada
Jack ChipchaseD5'11"205LSeaforth, ON Canada
Tom CottringerG5'8"160LNiagara Falls, ON Canada
Sam GellardL6'0"185LTruro, NS Canada
Frank GolembroskyR6'0"190RCalgary, AB Canada
John GravelD5'8"170RMontreal, QC Canada
Derek HarkerD6'0"185LEdmonton, AB Canada
Pierre HenryC5'10"180LMontreal, QC Canada
Don HerrimanL5'10"165LSaul Ste. Marie, ON Canada
Dave HutchisonD6'3"205LLondon, ON Canada
Andre LacroixC5'8"175LLauzon, QC Canada
Camille LapierreD5'10"160LChicoutimi, QC Canada
Danny LawsonR5'11"180RToronto, ON Canada
Larry MavetyD5'11"185RWoodstock, ON Canada
John McKenzieR5'9"175RHigh River, AB Canada
Denis MelocheC5'9"175LMontreal, QC Canada
John MigneaultL5'11"180LThompkins, SK Canada
Wayne MosdellD6'3"185RMontreal, QC Canada
Darwin MottL5'9"165LCreelman, SK Canada
Murray MyersR6'0"185RYellow Grass, SK Canada
Don O'DonoghueR5'10"180RKingston, ON Canada
Pierre PaiementR5'10"172LMontreal, QC Canada
Marcel PailleG5'8"175LShawinigan Falls, QC Canada
Bernie ParentG5'10"180LMontreal, QC Canada
Michel PlanteL5'10"170LDrummondville, QC Canada
Ron PlumbD5'10"175LKingston, ON Canada
Nick PolanoD6'0"187LSudbury, ON Canada
Michel RouleauC5'10"175LHull, QC Canada
Derek SandersonC6'0"185LNiagara Falls, ON Canada
Irv SpencerD5'10"180LSudbury, ON Canada
Claude St. SauveurL6'1"185LSherbrooke, QC Canada
Danny SullivanG5'8"155LKimberley, BC Canada