1978-79 Chicago Black Hawks Statistics

National Hockey League (NHL)
Team Record: 29-36-15 - 73 points
Finishing 1st in the NHL's Smythe Division
Postseason: 0-4
Lost NHL quarter-finals
Quarter-Finals - Lost to New York Islanders 4-0
Coach: Bob Pulford (29-36-15)
Location: Chicago, Illinois
1978-79 Chicago Black Hawks Roster
1978-79 Chicago Black Hawks Results

The Chicago Black Hawks of the National Hockey League ended the 1978-79 season with a record of 29 wins and 36 losses and 15 ties for 73 points, finishing first in the NHL's Smythe Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 0-4.

The Black Hawks scored 244 goals and conceded 277. Ivan Boldirev netted 29 goals for Chicago, and Stan Mikita contributed 36 assists. Tony Esposito earned 24 wins in front of the net for the squad and a team-best 3.27 goals against average, pacing regular goalies.

Bob Pulford coached the team. The 1978-79 Chicago Black Hawks 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%
Ivan BoldirevC66293564257100004219215.1
Stan MikitaC6519365534340001014712.9
Bob MurrayD791932513844010022208.6
Ted BulleyL752723501531810008310525.7
John MarksL8021244535240002015213.8
Reg KerrL7316244050-720204211114.4
J.P. BordeleauR6315213634-720102210114.9
Grant MulveyR8019153499-1450001013614.0
Cliff KorollR7812193120310202010911.0
Phil RussellD6682331122-71010111475.4
Darcy RotaL6313173077-1010001011611.2
Doug WilsonD56521263742010001363.7
Mike O'ConnellD484222620-1100002834.8
Alain DaigleR741114255520000008013.8
Tim HigginsR36716233060000106410.9
Dave LoganD7611415176-9000000771.3
Tom LysiakC1401010143000000270.0
Mike WaltonC266394-43000103716.2
Jim HarrisonC2145922-60000002814.3
Doug HicksD4418915-12000000323.1
Bob KellyL6325785-10000000593.4
Keith MagnusonD2614541-4000000812.5
Greg FoxD14055169000000180.0
Bobby OrrD6224420000001811.1
Pat RibbleD1213487000010128.3
Harold PhillipoffL140446-4000000130.0
Bob HoffmeyerD60225-400000030.0
Doug LecuyerL21010-1000001911.1
Jean SavardC110119-200000070.0
Mike VeisorG17011000000000
Tony EspositoG63011200000000
Miles ZaharkoD1000000000000
Totals14182444106541236-32410802915224710.9


Goaltenders:

Player GP Min W L T/OL ENG SHO GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
Tony Esposito633780242811942063.270
Mike Veisor17102058420603.530
Totals8048002936151142663.330

Postseason - Scoring:

Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- PPG PPA SHG SHA GWG GTG SOG SG%
Bob MurrayD410160000000
Ted BulleyL200000000000
John MarksL400020000000
Reg KerrL410150000000
J.P. BordeleauR401120000000
Grant MulveyR100020000000
Cliff KorollR400000000000
Mike O'ConnellD400040000000
Alain DaigleR400000000000
Tim HigginsR400000000000
Dave LoganD400020000000
Tom LysiakC400020000000
Mike WaltonC410100000000
Bob KellyL400090000000
Greg FoxD401100000000
Pat RibbleD400040000000
Harold PhillipoffL401170000000
Tony EspositoG400000000000
Rick PatersonC101100000000
Kirk BowmanL200000000000
Totals70347450000000

Postseason - Goaltenders:

Player GP Min W L T ENG SHO GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
Tony Esposito424304000143.460
Totals424304000143.460


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