1978-79 Boston Bruins Statistics

National Hockey League (NHL)
Team Record: 43-23-14 - 100 points
Finishing 1st in the NHL's Adams Division
Postseason: 7-4
Lost NHL semi-finals
Quarter-Finals - Defeated Pittsburgh Penguins 4-0
Semi-Finals - Lost to Montreal Canadiens 4-3
Coach: Don Cherry (43-23-14)
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
1978-79 Boston Bruins Roster
1978-79 Boston Bruins Results

The Boston Bruins of the National Hockey League ended the 1978-79 season with a record of 43 wins and 23 losses and 14 ties for 100 points, finishing first in the NHL's Adams Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 7-4. Don Cherry coached the team. The 1978-79 Boston Bruins lost in the NHL semi-finals.

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Scoring:

Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- PPG PPA SHG SHA GWG GTG SOG SG%
Rick MiddletonR71384886733120105115225.0
Peter McNabC76354580102940004320017.5
Terry O'ReillyR80265177205730005112021.7
Jean RatelleC802745721217110005113719.7
Wayne CashmanL752740676316100004013320.3
Bob MillerC77153348302000001214910.1
Don MarcotteL7920274710620405115612.8
John WensinkL762818461062000004013121.4
Bobby SchmautzR6520224277-160104019910.1
Brad ParkD40732391028300001967.3
Mike MilburyD741343514923000000761.3
Dick RedmondD64726332104000101444.9
Al SimsD679202928220000201287.0
Rick SmithD65718254620000010789.0
Dwight FosterF4411132414-12000015719.3
Al SecordL711672312570000018020.0
Gary DoakD63611172812100002649.4
Stan JonathanL3369159680000103218.8
Dennis O'BrienD64281010716000000732.7
Mike WaltonC144260-10000101526.7
Bill BennettL714524000000425.0
Tom SonginR173140-31000001618.8
Gerry CheeversG430222300000000
Ab DeMarcoD30000000000050.0
Gilles GilbertG230001600000000
Graeme NicolsonD1000000000000
Jim PettieG190001700000000
Totals13913165168321202282590604314224514.1


Goaltenders:

Player GP Min W L T/OL ENG SHO GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
Gerry Cheevers43250923910111323.160
Gilles Gilbert231254128210743.540
Jim Pettie19103786201623.590
Totals854800432314222683.350

Postseason - Scoring:

Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- PPG PPA SHG SHA GWG GTG SOG SG%
Rick MiddletonR11481200200010
Peter McNabC1153800000000
Terry O'ReillyR11066250000000
Jean RatelleC11761320200020
Wayne CashmanL1045980100010
Bob MillerC1111280000010
Don MarcotteL11538100000000
John WensinkL8011190000000
Bobby SchmautzR1122460100000
Brad ParkD1114580000010
Mike MilburyD1117870000010
Dick RedmondD1113420001000
Al SimsD1102200000000
Rick SmithD11044120000000
Dwight FosterF1113400000000
Al SecordL400040000000
Gary DoakD702240000000
Stan JonathanL11415120000000
Gerry CheeversG600000000000
Gilles GilbertG500000000000
Totals1943661971270601070

Postseason - Goaltenders:

Player GP Min W L T ENG SHO GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
Gerry Cheevers636042010152.500
Gilles Gilbert531432000163.060
Totals1167474010312.760