Al Smith

Allan Robert Smith "The Bear"
Born: 1945
Toronto, ON Canada
Deceased: 2002
Toronto, ON Canada
Position: G
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 200
Shoot/Catch: Left
Career: 1965-1980
Minor league statistics

Al Smith compiled a career record of 215 wins, 197 losses and 51 ties with a goals against average of 3.35 in his career with the Toronto Maple Leafs, Pittsburgh Penguins, Detroit Red Wings, New England Whalers, Buffalo Sabres, Hartford Whalers and Colorado Rockies. He began playing during the 1965 season and last took the ice during the 1980 campaign.


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Scoring:

Year Lg Team GP G A Pts PIM +/- PPG PPA SHG SHA GWG GTG SOG SG%
1965-66NHLToronto Maple Leafs2000000000000
1966-67NHLToronto Maple Leafs1000000000000
1968-69NHLToronto Maple Leafs7000000000000
1969-70NHLPittsburgh Penguins460002000000000
1970-71NHLPittsburgh Penguins460004100000000
1971-72NHLDetroit Red Wings430442300000000
1972-73WHANew England Whalers510113900000000
1973-74WHANew England Whalers550333300000000
1974-75WHANew England Whalers590001800000000
1975-76NHLBuffalo Sabres14000000000000
1976-77NHLBuffalo Sabres7000000000000
1977-78WHANew England Whalers55033400000000
1978-79WHANew England Whalers400333500000000
1979-80NHLHartford Whalers300111000000000
1980-81NHLColorado Rockies370225100000000
Totals4930171727400000000


Goaltending:

Year Lg Team GP Min W L T/OL ENG SHO GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
1965-66NHLToronto Maple Leafs2621000021.940
1966-67NHLToronto Maple Leafs1600100055.000
1968-69NHLToronto Maple Leafs733522100162.870
1969-70NHLPittsburgh Penguins46255515208321293.030
1970-71NHLPittsburgh Penguins4624729229021283.110
1971-72NHLDetroit Red Wings43250018204441353.240
1972-73WHANew England Whalers51305931191131623.1816971535.905
1973-74WHANew England Whalers55319430212421643.0817331569.905
1974-75WHANew England Whalers59349433214522023.4719271725.895
1975-76NHLBuffalo Sabres1484093210433.070
1976-77NHLBuffalo Sabres726503000194.300
1977-78WHANew England Whalers55324630203121743.2216841510.897
1978-79WHANew England Whalers40239617175211323.3112561124.895
1979-80NHLHartford Whalers30175411108221073.660
1980-81NHLColorado Rockies3719099184401514.750
Totals4932814121519751272015693.3590327463.826

Postseason - Scoring:

Year Lg Team GP G A Pts PIM +/- PPG PPA SHG SHA GWG SOG SG%
1969-70NHLPittsburgh Penguins300000000000
1972-73WHANew England Whalers15011120000000
1973-74WHANew England Whalers700000000000
1974-75WHANew England Whalers600020000000
1975-76NHLBuffalo Sabres100000000000
1977-78WHANew England Whalers300000000000
1978-79WHANew England Whalers400000000000
1979-80NHLHartford Whalers200000000000
Totals41011140000000

Postseason - Goaltending:

Year Lg Team GP Min W L T ENG SHO GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
1969-70NHLPittsburgh Penguins318012000103.330
1972-73WHANew England Whalers15909123000493.23479430.898
1973-74WHANew England Whalers739934001213.16261240.920
1974-75WHANew England Whalers636624000284.59220192.873
1975-76NHLBuffalo Sabres1170000013.530
1977-78WHANew England Whalers312002010147.000
1978-79WHANew England Whalers415312000124.710
1979-80NHLHartford Whalers212002000105.000
Totals41226419190111453.841007862.856

Awards

1977 - WHA Hatskin Best Goaltender
1977 - WHA First Team All-Star