1977-78 Buffalo Sabres Statistics

National Hockey League (NHL)
Team Record: 44-19-17 - 105 points
Finishing 2nd in the NHL's Adams Division
Postseason: 3-5
Lost NHL quarter-finals
Preliminary - Defeated New York Rangers 2-1
Quarter-Finals - Lost to Philadelphia Flyers 4-1
Coach: Marcel Pronovost (44-19-17)
Location: Buffalo, New York
1977-78 Buffalo Sabres Roster
1977-78 Buffalo Sabres Results

The Buffalo Sabres of the National Hockey League ended the 1977-78 season with a record of 44 wins and 19 losses and 17 ties for 105 points, finishing second in the NHL's Adams Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 3-5.

The Sabres netted 288 goals and yielded 215. Gilbert Perreault scored 41 goals for Buffalo, while Danny Gare tallied 30 or more, too. Rene Robert and Gilbert Perreault each contributed 48 assists. Don Edwards earned 38 wins for the squad and a team-best 2.64 goals against average, leading goalies with significant playing time.

Marcel Pronovost coached the team. The 1977-78 Buffalo Sabres lost in the NHL quarter-finals.

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Scoring:

Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- PPG PPA SHG SHA GWG GTG SOG SG%
Gilbert PerreaultC79414889201870007219221.4
Danny GareR69393877953290002626514.7
Rene RobertR67254873251970004120912.0
Craig RamsayL80284371183820503215917.6
Rick MartinL65283563161670006322112.7
Don LuceC78263561243250203017015.3
Gary McAdamL7919224144320005016011.9
Jerry KorabD7773441119193000202043.4
Andre SavardC8019203940120000012715.0
Ric SeilingR80191938331320004111416.7
Jocelyn GuevremontD667283546250000101624.3
Jim LorentzC709152412-46000218510.6
Lee FogolinD7602323987000000770.0
Bill HajtD76418223036000001785.1
Jim SchoenfeldD602202289240000001141.8
Fred StanfieldC5738112-8000000387.9
Ron SchockC404480-50000201921.1
Derek SmithC363360-40000002512.0
Terry MartinL213259-10000201717.6
Richie DunnD2503316-3000000230.0
Don EdwardsG720331200000000
Bill StewartD132021510000101216.7
Bob SauveG11011000000000
Larry CarriereD900018-100000040.0
Gerry DesjardinsG3000000000000
Joe KowalL60007000000030.0
Wayne RamseyD2000000000000
Alex TideyR10000-100000020.0
Totals1398288470758788257520704417248011.6


Goaltenders:

Player GP Min W L T/OL ENG SHO GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
Don Edwards724209381617351852.640
Bob Sauve1148062000202.500
Gerry Desjardins31110100073.780
Totals864800441917352122.650

Postseason - Scoring:

Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- PPG PPA SHG SHA GWG GTG SOG SG%
Gilbert PerreaultC832500000010
Danny GareR84610370200000
Rene RobertR7202230000000
Craig RamsayL831490100010
Rick MartinL7246130100010
Don LuceC802260000000
Gary McAdamL822470000000
Jerry KorabD805560000000
Andre SavardC600040000000
Ric SeilingR802270000000
Jocelyn GuevremontD812320000000
Lee FogolinD6022230000000
Bill HajtD800020000000
Jim SchoenfeldD8011280000000
Ron SchockC200000000000
Derek SmithC833670000000
Terry MartinL820250000000
Richie DunnD100020000000
Don EdwardsG800070000000
Bill StewartD802200000000
Joe KowalL200000000000
Totals1432234561880400030

Postseason - Goaltenders:

Player GP Min W L T ENG SHO GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
Don Edwards848235000222.740
Totals848235000222.740


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