1976-77 Pittsburgh Penguins Statistics

National Hockey League (NHL)
Team Record: 34-33-13 - 81 points
Finishing 3rd in the NHL's Norris Division
Postseason: 1-2
Lost NHL preliminary round
Preliminary - Lost to Toronto Maple Leafs 2-1
Coach: Ken Schinkel (34-33-13)
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
1976-77 Pittsburgh Penguins Roster
1976-77 Pittsburgh Penguins Results

The Pittsburgh Penguins of the National Hockey League ended the 1976-77 season with a record of 34 wins and 33 losses and 13 ties for 81 points, finishing third in the NHL's Norris Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 1-2.

The Penguins scored 240 goals and allowed 252. Jean Pronovost netted 33 goals for Pittsburgh, while Rick Kehoe tallied 30 or more, too. Syl Apps recorded 43 assists. Dunc Wilson topped the squad with 18 wins, plus Denis Herron added 15 or more wins, too. Denis Herron recorded a 2.94 goals against average, pacing goaltenders with enough qualifying appearances.

Ken Schinkel coached the team. The 1976-77 Pittsburgh Penguins lost in the NHL preliminary round.

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Scoring:

Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- PPG PPA SHG SHA GWG GTG SOG SG%
Jean PronovostR7933316424870106221715.2
Pierre LaroucheC6529346314-1080006322712.8
Syl AppsC7218436120230202216411.0
Rick KehoeR8030275710-570005025012.0
Ron SchockC8017324910-630104215411.0
Mike CorriganR7314274136-1320001012411.3
Ron StackhouseD807344172113010012193.2
Greg MaloneC6618193743340001112114.9
Blair ChapmanR8014233716-121000301529.2
Wayne BianchinL792863428-140003113021.5
Bob KellyL74102131115131000101367.4
Dennis OwcharD465182337-7100000865.8
Stan GilbertsonL67691513-9000000629.7
Russ AndersonD6621113815000010454.4
Mario FaubertD472111332-4000000673.0
Don AwreyD791121340-2000000452.2
Dave BurrowsD6936929-15100010923.3
Lew MorrisonR762130-6000000258.0
Ed Van ImpeD100336-200000030.0
Lowell MacDonaldL31120-1100000911.1
Vic HadfieldL90220100000090.0
Tom PriceD70224000000070.0
Denis HerronG34011400000000
Dunc WilsonG450112100000000
Yves BergeronR10000000000020.0
Ed GilbertC70000-300000040.0
Gord LaxtonG6000000000000
Steve LyonR30002000000020.0
Totals1403240375615657-53460503412235210.2


Goaltenders:

Player GP Min W L T/OL ENG SHO GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
Dunc Wilson45262718198151292.950
Denis Herron3419201511521942.940
Gord Laxton625313000266.170
Totals854800343313362493.110

Postseason - Scoring:

Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- PPG PPA SHG SHA GWG GTG SOG SG%
Jean PronovostR321320100000
Pierre LaroucheC303300000000
Syl AppsC3101120100000
Rick KehoeR302200000000
Ron SchockC301100000000
Mike CorriganR200000000000
Ron StackhouseD321300000000
Greg MaloneC311220000010
Blair ChapmanR311270000000
Wayne BianchinL301160000000
Bob KellyL310140000000
Russ AndersonD3011140000000
Mario FaubertD310120100000
Don AwreyD301100000000
Dave BurrowsD302200000000
Lew MorrisonR100000000000
Lowell MacDonaldL312340000000
Denis HerronG300050000000
Totals51101727580300010

Postseason - Goaltenders:

Player GP Min W L T ENG SHO GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
Denis Herron318012020113.670
Totals318012020113.670