1972-73 Pittsburgh Penguins Statistics

National Hockey League (NHL)
Team Record: 32-37-9 - 73 points
Finishing 5th in the NHL's West Division
Coach: Red Kelly (17-19-6)
Coach: Ken Schinkel (15-18-3)
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
1972-73 Pittsburgh Penguins Roster
1972-73 Pittsburgh Penguins Results

The Pittsburgh Penguins of the National Hockey League ended the 1972-73 season with a record of 32 wins and 37 losses and 9 ties for 73 points, finishing fifth in the NHL's West Division.

The Penguins netted 257 goals and yielded 265. Al McDonough scored 35 goals for Pittsburgh, and Lowell MacDonald tallied 30 or more also. Syl Apps recorded 56 assists. Jim Rutherford topped the squad with 20 wins and a team-best 2.91 goals against average, pacing qualifying goaltenders.

Red Kelly and Ken Schinkel coached the team.

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Scoring:

Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- PPG PPA SHG SHA GWG GTG SOG SG%
Syl AppsC77295685182560204118615.6
Al McDonoughR78354176262070004128512.3
Lowell MacDonaldL7834417583760003124413.9
Bryan HextallC78213354113-2360003116912.4
Greg PolisL7826234936-3280002122111.8
Ron SchockC7813364923-122030111439.1
Eddie ShackL7425204584-1080003019213.0
Jean PronovostR6621224316-1520105119210.9
Darryl EdestrandD781524398834010201559.7
Dave BurrowsD783242742-40000011322.3
Nick HarbarukR7810152547-110020109610.4
Ken SchinkelR4211102116-101000207913.9
Duane RuppD787132062-32010201325.3
Jack LynchD471181940-21000000781.3
Bryan WatsonD691171817918000000472.1
Rick KessellC67113140-9000000352.9
Jean-Guy LagaceD3115632-8000001333.0
Steve CardwellL202242-2000000219.5
Jim ShiresL181232-8000000224.5
Robin BurnsL2602220-6000000260.0
Denis HerronG18011000000000
Cam NewtonG11011200000000
Jim WileyC40110100000070.0
Andy BrownG9000200000000
Sheldon KannegiesserD30000-100000040.0
Ron LalondeC90002000000020.0
Jim RutherfordG49000000000000
Totals1342257420677860-71520100329250110.3


Goaltenders:

Player GP Min W L T/OL ENG SHO GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
Jim Rutherford49266020225331292.910
Denis Herron1896767202553.410
Cam Newton1153334020353.940
Andy Brown952034200414.730
Totals87468032379552603.330