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75-76WinJet
1975–76 Winnipeg Jets
Avco Cup Champions
Division 1st Canadian
1975–76 record 52–27–2
Goals for 345
Goals against 254
Team information
Coach Bobby Kromm
Captain Lars-Erik Sjoberg
Team leaders
<1974–75 1976–77>

The 1975–76 Winnipeg Jets season was the Jets' fourth season of operation in the World Hockey Association (WHA). After qualifying first in the Canadian Division, the Jets then proceeded to win three rounds of the playoffs to win their first Avco Cup, sweeping the Houston Aeros 4–0 in the final.

OffseasonEdit

Regular seasonEdit

Final standingsEdit

Canadian Division GP W L T Pts GF GA PIM
Winnipeg Jets 81 52 27 2 106 345 254 940
Quebec Nordiques 81 50 27 4 104 371 316 1654
Calgary Cowboys 80 41 35 4 86 307 282 1064
Edmonton Oilers 81 27 49 5 59 268 345 991
Toronto Toros 81 24 52 5 53 335 398 1099
Denver Spurs / Ottawa Civics+ 41 14 26 1 29 134 172 536

+team started season in Western Division when playing in Denver; transferred by league to Canadian Division shortly after moving to Ottawa.


Game logEdit

No. R Date Score Opponent Record
1WOctober 9, 19755–3 @ Quebec Nordiques (1975–76) 1–0–0
2WOctober 12, 19754–0 @ Phoenix Roadrunners (1975–76) 2–0–0
3WOctober 16, 19757–3 @ Denver Spurs/Ottawa Civics (1975–76) 3–0–0
4LOctober 18, 19751–2 @ San Diego Mariners (1975–76) 3–1–0
5LOctober 19, 19755–6 @ Phoenix Roadrunners (1975–76) 3–2–0
6WOctober 21, 19757–0 Cincinnati Stingers (1975–76) 4–2–0
7WOctober 24, 19755–2 Denver Spurs/Ottawa Civics (1975–76) 5–2–0
8WOctober 26, 19755–0 Phoenix Roadrunners (1975–76) 6–2–0
9WOctober 30, 19754–0 Cincinnati Stingers (1975–76) 7–2–0
10LNovember 2, 19750–1 Quebec Nordiques (1975–76) 7–3–0
11WNovember 4, 19753–2 OT New England Whalers (1975–76) 8–3–0
12WNovember 9, 19755–3 Toronto Toros (1975–76) 9–3–0
13LNovember 11, 19752–3 Cleveland Crusaders (1975–76) 9–4–0
14WNovember 13, 19754–2 @ Calgary Cowboys (1975–76) 10–4–0
15WNovember 14, 19756–1 Edmonton Oilers (1975–76) 11–4–0
16WNovember 16, 19752–1 Indianapolis Racers (1975–76) 12–4–0
17LNovember 18, 19752–3 Houston Aeros (1975–76) 12–5–0
18WNovember 20, 19753–2 OT @ Quebec Nordiques (1975–76) 13–5–0
19LNovember 22, 19753–6 @ Cleveland Crusaders (1975–76) 13–6–0
20WNovember 23, 19753–2 @ New England Whalers (1975–76) 14–6–0
21WNovember 26, 197511–3 @ Cincinnati Stingers (1975–76) 15–6–0
22LNovember 27, 19751–3 @ Indianapolis Racers (1975–76) 15–7–0
23WNovember 28, 19755–3 @ Toronto Toros (1975–76) 16–7–0
24WNovember 30, 19755–3 Minnesota Fighting Saints (1975–76) 17–7–0
25WDecember 2, 19754–3 OT @ Denver Spurs/Ottawa Civics (1975–76) 18–7–0
26WDecember 4, 19755–4 @ San Diego Mariners (1975–76) 19–7–0
27LDecember 5, 19754–5 @ Houston Aeros (1975–76) 19–8–0
28LDecember 7, 19752–3 Quebec Nordiques (1975–76) 19–9–0
29WDecember 10, 19756–5 OT Toronto Toros (1975–76) 20–9–0
30WDecember 12, 19754–2 Calgary Cowboys (1975–76) 21–9–0
31WDecember 14, 19753–1 @ Edmonton Oilers (1975–76) 22–9–0
32WDecember 16, 19754–3 @ Toronto Toros (1975–76) 23–9–0
33LDecember 18, 19754–5 @ Quebec Nordiques (1975–76) 23–10–0
34LDecember 20, 19753–6 @ Minnesota Fighting Saints (1975–76) 23–11–0
35LDecember 21, 19751–3 Minnesota Fighting Saints (1975–76) 23–12–0
36WDecember 23, 19756–2 @ Edmonton Oilers (1975–76) 24–12–0
37LDecember 26, 19754–5 Calgary Cowboys (1975–76) 24–13–0
38LDecember 28, 19754–6 @ Calgary Cowboys (1975–76) 24–14–0
39WDecember 30, 19755–3 @ Houston Aeros (1975–76) 25–14–0
40WJanuary 3, 19766–3 @ Calgary Cowboys (1975–76) 26–14–0
41WJanuary 4, 19768–1 @ Edmonton Oilers (1975–76) 27–14–0
42LJanuary 6, 19760–5 @ Calgary Cowboys (1975–76) 27–15–0
43WJanuary 7, 19768–2 Toronto Toros (1975–76) 28–15–0
44LJanuary 9, 19761–2 OT Indianapolis Racers (1975–76) 28–16–0
45WJanuary 11, 19766–5 OT Denver Spurs/Ottawa Civics (1975–76) 29–16–0
46WJanuary 14, 19764–1 Houston Aeros (1975–76) 30–16–0
47LJanuary 16, 19761–5 Edmonton Oilers (1975–76) 30–17–0
48WJanuary 18, 19768–0 New England Whalers (1975–76) 31–17–0
49WJanuary 21, 19764–1 Calgary Cowboys (1975–76) 32–17–0
50WJanuary 23, 19764–2 Edmonton Oilers (1975–76) 33–17–0
51LJanuary 28, 19762–6 @ Minnesota Fighting Saints (1975–76) 33–18–0
52WJanuary 30, 19766–3 @ New England Whalers (1975–76) 34–18–0
53WJanuary 31, 19765–2 @ Cincinnati Stingers (1975–76) 35–18–0
54WFebruary 1, 19762–1 @ Indianapolis Racers (1975–76) 36–18–0
55LFebruary 3, 19764–5 @ Quebec Nordiques (1975–76) 36–19–0
56WFebruary 6, 19767–6 @ Toronto Toros (1975–76) 37–19–0
57TFebruary 7, 19764–4 @ Cleveland Crusaders (1975–76) 37–19–1
58WFebruary 8, 19768–4 Calgary Cowboys (1975–76) 38–19–1
59LFebruary 11, 19764–6 Quebec Nordiques (1975–76) 38–20–1
60WFebruary 15, 19767–6 Toronto Toros (1975–76) 39–20–1
61TFebruary 17, 19764–4 @ Edmonton Oilers (1975–76) 39–20–2
62WFebruary 18, 19764–3 Phoenix Roadrunners (1975–76) 40–20–2
63WFebruary 20, 19764–2 Edmonton Oilers (1975–76) 41–20–2
64WFebruary 25, 19765–2 Cleveland Crusaders (1975–76) 42–20–2
65WFebruary 27, 19764–3 Edmonton Oilers (1975–76) 43–20–2
66WFebruary 28, 19764–3 OT @ Quebec Nordiques (1975–76) 44–20–2
67LFebruary 29, 19767–11 @ Toronto Toros (1975–76) 44–21–2
68WMarch 7, 19763–1 Calgary Cowboys (1975–76) 45–21–2
69WMarch 9, 19765–2 @ Toronto Toros (1975–76) 46–21–2
70WMarch 10, 197610–3 Quebec Nordiques (1975–76) 47–21–2
71LMarch 12, 19768–10 Quebec Nordiques (1975–76) 47–22–2
72WMarch 14, 19764–2 Edmonton Oilers (1975–76) 48–22–2
73WMarch 17, 19763–2 Calgary Cowboys (1975–76) 49–22–2
74LMarch 19, 19761–2 @ Edmonton Oilers (1975–76) 49–23–2
75LMarch 21, 19762–5 @ Toronto Toros (1975–76) 49–24–2
76LMarch 24, 19762–3 Edmonton Oilers (1975–76) 49–25–2
77WMarch 28, 19766–1 San Diego Mariners (1975–76) 50–25–2
78WMarch 31, 19765–3 Toronto Toros (1975–76) 51–25–2
79LApril 2, 19761–4 @ Calgary Cowboys (1975–76) 51–26–2
80LApril 4, 19762–5 @ Edmonton Oilers (1975–76) 51–27–2
81WApril 6, 19765–3 @ Calgary Cowboys (1975–76) 52–27–2

[1]

PlayoffsEdit

Player statsEdit

Regular seasonEdit

Scoring
Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- PPG SHG GWG
Hull, BobbyBobby Hull LW 80 53 70 123 306214010
Nilsson, UlfUlf Nilsson C 78 38 76 114 8465738
Hedberg, AndersAnders Hedberg RW 76 50 55 105 48609610
Sullivan, PeterPeter Sullivan C 78 32 39 71 22-4503
Ketola, Veli-PekkaVeli-Pekka Ketola C 80 32 36 68 32-4801
Lindstrom, WillyWilly Lindstrom RW 81 23 36 59 324514
Ford, MikeMike Ford D 81 13 43 56 7039202
Beaudin, NormNorm Beaudin RW 80 16 31 47 38-1201
Bergman, ThommieThommie Bergman D 81 11 30 41 1119102
Sjoberg, Lars-ErikLars-Erik Sjoberg D 81 5 36 41 1246100
Lesuk, BillBill Lesuk LW 81 15 21 36 921302
Lindh, MatsMats Lindh C 65 19 15 34 127405
Green, TedTed Green D 79 5 23 28 7332000
Moffat, LyleLyle Moffat LW 42 13 9 22 443402
Hornung, LarryLarry Hornung D 76 3 18 21 26-6102
Asmundson, FreemanFreeman Asmundson D/RW 72 5 11 16 191000
Miller, PerryPerry Miller D 47 7 6 13 418100
Hillman, LarryLarry Hillman D 71 1 12 13 62-3000
Riihiranta, HeikkiHeikki Riihiranta D 70 1 8 9 260000
Guindon, BobbyBobby Guindon LW 29 3 3 6 14-7100
Daley, JoeJoe Daley G 62 0 1 1 170000
Larsson, CurtCurt Larsson G 23 0 1 1 60000
Odrowski, GerryGerry Odrowski D 13 0 1 1 6-8000
Legge, RandyRandy Legge D 1 0 0 0 01000
Goaltending
Player MIN GP W L T GA GAA SO
Daley, JoeJoe Daley 3612 62 41 17 1 171 2.84 5
Larsson, CurtCurt Larsson 1287 23 11 10 1 83 3.87 0
Team: 4899 81 52 27 2 254 3.11 5

PlayoffsEdit

Scoring
Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM PPG SHG GWG
Nilsson, UlfUlf Nilsson C 13 7 19 26 6
Hull, BobbyBobby Hull LW 13 12 8 20 4
Hedberg, AndersAnders Hedberg RW 13 13 6 19 15
Sullivan, PeterPeter Sullivan C 13 6 7 13 0
Bergman, ThommieThommie Bergman D 13 3 10 13 8
Ford, MikeMike Ford D 12 1 12 13 8
Ketola, Veli-PekkaVeli-Pekka Ketola C 13 7 5 12 2
Lindstrom, WillyWilly Lindstrom RW 13 4 7 11 2
Guindon, BobbyBobby Guindon LW 13 3 3 6 9
Moffat, LyleLyle Moffat LW 13 3 3 6 9
Asmundson, FreemanFreeman Asmundson D/RW 13 3 2 5 11
Beaudin, NormNorm Beaudin RW 13 2 3 5 10
Sjoberg, Lars-ErikLars-Erik Sjoberg D 13 0 5 5 12
Lesuk, BillBill Lesuk LW 13 2 2 4 8
Lindh, MatsMats Lindh C 13 2 2 4 4
Riihiranta, HeikkiHeikki Riihiranta D 4 0 4 4 6
Hornung, LarryLarry Hornung D 13 0 3 3 6
Green, TedTed Green D 11 0 2 2 16
Hillman, LarryLarry Hillman D 12 0 2 2 32
Daley, JoeJoe Daley G 12 0 1 1 10
Larsson, CurtCurt Larsson G 2 0 0 0 2
Goaltending
Player MIN GP W L GA GAA SO
Daley, JoeJoe Daley 671 12 10 1 29 2.59 1
Larsson, CurtCurt Larsson 110 2 2 0 6 3.27 0
Team: 781 13 12 1 35 2.69 1

[2]

Note: 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

RosterEdit

Draft picksEdit

Farm teamsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. Jets/1976_games.html 1975–76 Winnipeg Jets Games. Hockey-reference.com. Retrieved on 2009-05-21.
  2. 1975-76 Winnipeg Jets Statistics - Hockey-Reference.com. hockey-reference.com. Retrieved on 2009-05-28.

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