1976-77 New England Whalers Statistics

World Hockey Association (WHA)
Team Record: 35-40-6 - 76 points
Finishing 4th in the WHA's WHA East Division
Postseason: 1-4
Lost AVCO Cup quarter-finals
Division Semi-Finals - Lost to Quebec Nordiques 4-1
Coach: Harry Neale (35-40-6)
Location: Hartford, Connecticut
1976-77 New England Whalers Roster
1976-77 New England Whalers Results

The New England Whalers of the World Hockey Association ended the 1976-77 season with a record of 35 wins and 40 losses and 6 ties for 76 points, finishing fourth in the WHA's WHA East Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 1-4. Harry Neale coached the team. The 1976-77 New England Whalers lost in the AVCO Cup quarter-finals.

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Scoring:

Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- PPG PPA SHG SHA GWG GTG SOG SG%
Tom WebsterR703649854318110005018819.1
Mike RogersC78255782101160004021211.8
George LyleL753933726230120002022917.0
Ralph BackstromC7717314830100000016210.5
Gordie RobertsD77133346169162000001996.5
Dave KeonC3414253981350100010713.1
Larry PleauC7811213222-170000001467.5
John McKenzieR3411193025100030006317.5
Thommy AbrahamssonD64624303360000001743.4
Tom EarlR/C549142337-70010006913.0
Rick LeyD5522123102-6000000982.0
Al HangslebenD741392279-2400000011811.0
Danny ArndtL468142211-13100000879.2
Mike AntonovichC261292110111000008314.5
Doug RobertsR643182133-60000001072.8
Gary MacGregorC3088164-143000006711.9
Brett CallighenL336101641-11000004912.2
Brad SelwoodD414121671-8200000606.7
Steve CarlsonC314913400000000517.8
Jack CarlsonL35751281-20000004615.2
Danny BolducR33831115-130000005714.0
Ron BusniukD551910141-10000000781.3
Dave HynesL22549450010004112.2
Bill ButtersD261896513000000382.6
Rosaire PaiementR135271221000003215.6
Garry SwainC265276-61020003016.7
Dale SmedsmoL1520254-61000001216.7
Christer AbrahamssonG450111200000000
Bruce LandonG23000400000000
Cap RaederG26000200000000
Jim TroyR70007-300000040.0
Ron ClimieL30000-100000040.0
Dave HansonD1000900000000
Totals13712754507251242-147080110261110.5


Goaltenders:

Player GP Min W L T/OL ENG SHO GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
Christer Abrahamsson45248415224001593.8414381279.889
Cap Raeder2613281210102693.12701632.902
Bruce Landon23111888131593.17570511.896
Totals94493035406332873.4929962709.904

Postseason - Scoring:

Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- PPG PPA SHG SHA GWG GTG SOG SG%
Tom WebsterR51120-5000000
Mike RogersC51122-4000000
George LyleL51014-4000010
Ralph BackstromC30000-1000000
Gordie RobertsD52244-2000000
Dave KeonC531404000000
Larry PleauC51010-4000000
John McKenzieR521384000000
Thommy AbrahamssonD50330-3000000
Tom EarlR/C100000000000
Rick LeyD504441000000
Al HangslebenD40009-1000000
Mike AntonovichC522445000000
Doug RobertsR20000-1000000
Brad SelwoodD50002-1000000
Steve CarlsonC50009-2000000
Jack CarlsonL51129-2000000
Bill ButtersD501115-1000000
Garry SwainC200000000000
Christer AbrahamssonG200000000000
Bruce LandonG301100000000
Cap RaederG100000000000
Dave HansonD100000000000
Totals8914183270-17000010

Postseason - Goaltenders:

Player GP Min W L T ENG SHO GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
Christer Abrahamsson2900100053.335146.902
Cap Raeder1600100077.003427.794
Bruce Landon315212000114.347564.853
Totals630214000234.57183160.874