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72-73MinFS
1972–73 Minnesota Fighting Saints
Division 4th Western
1972–73 record 38–37–3
Goals for 250
Goals against 269
Team information
Coach Glen Sonmor
Team leaders
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OffseasonEdit

Regular seasonEdit

Final standingsEdit

Western Division
GP W L T GF GA PIM Pts
Winnipeg Jets 78 43 31 4 285 249 757 90
Houston Aeros 78 39 35 4 284 269 1363 82
Los Angeles Sharks 78 37 35 6 259 250 1477 80
Minnesota Fighting Saints 78 38 37 3 250 269 843 79
Alberta Oilers 78 38 37 3 269 256 1134 79
Chicago Cougars 78 26 50 2 245 295 811 54

Game logEdit

Regular season schedule
No. R Date Score Opponent Record
1LOctober 13, 19723–4 Winnipeg Jets (1972–73) 0–1–0
2WOctober 15, 19723–2 Chicago Cougars (1972–73) 1–1–0
3LOctober 17, 19721–5 Los Angeles Sharks (1972–73) 1–2–0
4LOctober 19, 19721–5 @ Houston Aeros (1972–73) 1–3–0
5TOctober 20, 19721–1 @ Winnipeg Jets (1972–73) 1–3–1
6WOctober 22, 19725–4 @ New York Raiders (1972–73) 2–3–1
7LOctober 23, 19721–5 @ New England Whalers (1972–73) 2–4–1
8LOctober 26, 19724–5 @ Quebec Nordiques (1972–73) 2–5–1
9WNovember 1, 19723–0 Winnipeg Jets (1972–73) 3–5–1
10LNovember 2, 19722–4 New York Raiders (1972–73) 3–6–1
11WNovember 5, 19723–1 Philadelphia Blazers (1972–73) 4–6–1
12WNovember 10, 19725–1 @ Winnipeg Jets (1972–73) 5–6–1
13WNovember 14, 19725–3 Cleveland Crusaders (1972–73) 6–6–1
14WNovember 16, 19725–4 Quebec Nordiques (1972–73) 7–6–1
15WNovember 18, 19725–4 OT @ Philadelphia Blazers (1972–73) 8–6–1
16LNovember 19, 19723–4 Chicago Cougars (1972–73) 8–7–1
17WNovember 21, 19724–3 OT Alberta Oilers (1972–73) 9–7–1
18WNovember 23, 19724–3 Los Angeles Sharks (1972–73) 10–7–1
19WNovember 24, 19726–4 @ Philadelphia Blazers (1972–73) 11–7–1
20WNovember 26, 19723–1 New England Whalers (1972–73) 12–7–1
21LNovember 28, 19722–3 OT @ Ottawa Nationals (1972–73) 12–8–1
22LNovember 30, 19722–5 @ New York Raiders (1972–73) 12–9–1
23WDecember 1, 19726–4 @ Alberta Oilers (1972–73) 13–9–1
24LDecember 3, 19721–5 @ Winnipeg Jets (1972–73) 13–10–1
25LDecember 5, 19722–3 OT Chicago Cougars (1972–73) 13–11–1
26WDecember 7, 19723–0 Houston Aeros (1972–73) 14–11–1
27LDecember 8, 19723–4 OT @ Chicago Cougars (1972–73) 14–12–1
28WDecember 10, 19724–3 OT Cleveland Crusaders (1972–73) 15–12–1
29TDecember 12, 19723–3 @ Los Angeles Sharks (1972–73) 15–12–2
30WDecember 14, 19726–3 @ Chicago Cougars (1972–73) 16–12–2
31LDecember 15, 19722–3 Houston Aeros (1972–73) 16–13–2
32WDecember 17, 19724–2 Chicago Cougars (1972–73) 17–13–2
33WDecember 19, 19727–5 New England Whalers (1972–73) 18–13–2
34WDecember 21, 19723–0 Winnipeg Jets (1972–73) 19–13–2
35LDecember 23, 19721–3 @ Cleveland Crusaders (1972–73) 19–14–2
36LDecember 26, 19722–6 Philadelphia Blazers (1972–73) 19–15–2
37WDecember 28, 19724–2 @ Los Angeles Sharks (1972–73) 20–15–2
38LDecember 29, 19722–5 @ Los Angeles Sharks (1972–73) 20–16–2
39TJanuary 1, 19734–4 Houston Aeros (1972–73) 20–16–3
40LJanuary 7, 19732–6 Winnipeg Jets (1972–73) 20–17–3
41LJanuary 9, 19733–4 OT Los Angeles Sharks (1972–73) 20–18–3
42LJanuary 11, 19733–4 Cleveland Crusaders (1972–73) 20–19–3
43WJanuary 12, 19733–2 Quebec Nordiques (1972–73) 21–19–3
44WJanuary 14, 19733–2 OT Ottawa Nationals (1972–73) 22–19–3
45LJanuary 16, 19731–3 @ Winnipeg Jets (1972–73) 22–20–3
46LJanuary 18, 19733–6 @ Ottawa Nationals (1972–73) 22–21–3
47WJanuary 20, 197310–5 @ Quebec Nordiques (1972–73) 23–21–3
48WJanuary 22, 19733–2 @ New York Raiders (1972–73) 24–21–3
49LJanuary 25, 19732–5 Houston Aeros (1972–73) 24–22–3
50WJanuary 26, 19734–2 Ottawa Nationals (1972–73) 25–22–3
51LJanuary 30, 19732–4 @ Chicago Cougars (1972–73) 25–23–3
52LFebruary 1, 19732–4 @ Quebec Nordiques (1972–73) 25–24–3
53LFebruary 3, 19731–7 @ Houston Aeros (1972–73) 25–25–3
54WFebruary 5, 19736–3 @ Houston Aeros (1972–73) 26–25–3
55WFebruary 6, 19735–4 New York Raiders (1972–73) 27–25–3
56LFebruary 8, 19731–3 @ Los Angeles Sharks (1972–73) 27–26–3
57LFebruary 9, 19730–6 @ Alberta Oilers (1972–73) 27–27–3
58LFebruary 11, 19735–7 @ Alberta Oilers (1972–73) 27–28–3
59WFebruary 15, 19733–0 Ottawa Nationals (1972–73) 28–28–3
60WFebruary 17, 19737–3 @ Cleveland Crusaders (1972–73) 29–28–3
61WFebruary 18, 19737–5 Chicago Cougars (1972–73) 30–28–3
62LFebruary 25, 19731–4 @ Houston Aeros (1972–73) 30–29–3
63WFebruary 27, 19733–0 Philadelphia Blazers (1972–73) 31–29–3
64LMarch 1, 19731–4 Los Angeles Sharks (1972–73) 31–30–3
65WMarch 4, 19734–2 New England Whalers (1972–73) 32–30–3
66WMarch 6, 19734–3 OT Alberta Oilers (1972–73) 33–30–3
67LMarch 8, 19731–2 @ Philadelphia Blazers (1972–73) 33–31–3
68LMarch 10, 19731–3 @ New England Whalers (1972–73) 33–32–3
69WMarch 11, 19732–1 Alberta Oilers (1972–73) 34–32–3
70WMarch 15, 19737–4 @ Chicago Cougars (1972–73) 35–32–3
71LMarch 16, 19734–7 @ New England Whalers (1972–73) 35–33–3
72LMarch 20, 19733–5 @ Alberta Oilers (1972–73) 35–34–3
73WMarch 22, 19732–1 OT @ Chicago Cougars (1972–73) 36–34–3
74WMarch 24, 19732–1 OT @ Cleveland Crusaders (1972–73) 37–34–3
75LMarch 25, 19731–6 @ Ottawa Nationals (1972–73) 37–35–3
76WMarch 27, 19734–3 New York Raiders (1972–73) 38–35–3
77LMarch 29, 19733–5 Quebec Nordiques (1972–73) 38–36–3
78LMarch 30, 19733–5 Alberta Oilers (1972–73) 38–37–3

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PlayoffsEdit

Player statsEdit

Regular season
Scoring
Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- PPG SHG GWG
Connelly, WayneWayne Connelly C 78 40 30 70 1601006
Hampson, TedTed Hampson C 77 17 45 62 200402
Klatt, BillBill Klatt RW 78 36 22 58 2201205
McMahon, MikeMike McMahon D 75 12 39 51 870400
Christiansen, KeithKeith Christiansen C 64 12 30 42 240200
Morrison, GeorgeGeorge Morrison LW 70 16 24 40 200900
MacMillan, BobBob MacMillan RW 75 13 27 40 480100
Ball, TerryTerry Ball D 78 6 34 40 660100
Antonovich, MikeMike Antonovich C 75 20 19 39 460100
Arbour, JohnJohn Arbour D 76 6 27 33 1860100
Speck, FredFred Speck C 47 13 16 29 520500
Johnson, JimJim Johnson C 33 9 14 23 120000
Lilyholm, LenLen Lilyholm RW 77 8 13 21 370000
Pearson, MelMel Pearson LW 70 8 12 20 120000
Ryan, TerryTerry Ryan C 76 13 6 19 130160
Paradise, DickDick Paradise D 77 3 15 18 1890000
Sanders, FrankFrank Sanders D 76 8 8 16 940100
Konik, GeorgeGeorge Konik D/LW 54 4 12 16 340000
Young, BillBill Young LW 23 5 6 11 200200
Falkman, CraigCraig Falkman RW 45 1 5 6 120000
Curran, MikeMike Curran G 43 0 1 1 260000
Rydman, BlaineBlaine Rydman D 29 0 1 1 650000
McCartan, JackJack McCartan G 38 0 0 0 190000
Wetzel, CarlCarl Wetzel G 1 0 0 0 00000
Goaltending
Player MIN GP W L T GA GAA SO
Curran, MikeMike Curran 2540 43 23 17 2 131 3.09 4
McCartan, JackJack McCartan 2160 38 15 19 1 129 3.58 1
Wetzel, CarlCarl Wetzel 60 1 0 1 0 3 3.00 0
Team: 4760 78 38 37 3 263 3.32 5
Playoffs
Scoring
Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM PPG SHG GWG
McMahon, MikeMike McMahon D 5 0 5 5 2000
Hampson, TedTed Hampson C 5 3 1 4 0000
Connelly, WayneWayne Connelly C 5 1 3 4 0000
Klatt, BillBill Klatt RW 5 1 3 4 5100
Johnson, JimJim Johnson C 5 2 1 3 2000
Ball, TerryTerry Ball D 5 1 2 3 4100
MacMillan, BobBob MacMillan RW 5 0 3 3 0000
Antonovich, MikeMike Antonovich C 5 2 0 2 0000
Pearson, MelMel Pearson LW 5 2 0 2 0000
Morrison, GeorgeGeorge Morrison LW 5 1 1 2 2000
Young, BillBill Young LW 5 1 1 2 4001
Ryan, TerryTerry Ryan C 5 0 2 2 0000
Christiansen, KeithKeith Christiansen C 5 1 0 1 0000
Lilyholm, LenLen Lilyholm RW 5 1 0 1 0000
Arbour, JohnJohn Arbour D 5 0 1 1 12000
McCartan, JackJack McCartan G 4 0 1 1 0000
Paradise, DickDick Paradise D 5 0 1 1 2000
Sanders, FrankFrank Sanders D 4 0 1 1 0000
Curran, MikeMike Curran G 2 0 0 0 0000
Rydman, BlaineBlaine Rydman D 1 0 0 0 0000
Goaltending
Player MIN GP W L GA GAA SO
McCartan, JackJack McCartan 213 4 1 2 14 3.94 0
Curran, MikeMike Curran 90 2 0 2 9 6.00 0
Team: 303 5 1 4 23 4.55 0

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Note: Pos = Position; GP = Games played; G = Goals; A = Assists; Pts = Points; +/- = plus/minus; PIM = Penalty minutes; PPG = Power-play goals; SHG = Short-handed goals; GWG = Game-winning goals
      MIN = Minutes played; W = Wins; L = Losses; T = Ties; GA = Goals-against; GAA = Goals-against average; SO = Shutouts;

Awards and recordsEdit

TransactionsEdit

Draft picksEdit

Farm teamsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1972–73 Minnesota Fighting Saints Games. Hockey-reference.com. Retrieved on 2009-06-29.
  2. 1972-73 Minnesota Fighting Saints Statistics - Hockey-Reference.com. hockey-reference.com. Retrieved on 2009-06-29.

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