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1968-69



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Key Personnel

Coach
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Keith Allen
G.M.
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Bud Poile
Captain
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Ed Van Impe

W-L-T Record

GP W L T Pts Win% GF GA Division
Overall 76 20 35 21 61 0.401 174 225 3rd
Home 14 16 8 36 0.474 92 107
Road 6 19 13 25 0.329 82 118

Standings

West
Team W L T Pts GF GA
St. Louis Blues 37 25 14 88 204 157
Oakland Seals 29 36 11 69 219 251
Philadelphia Flyers 20 35 21 61 174 225
Los Angeles Kings 24 42 10 58 185 260
Pittsburgh Penguins 20 45 11 51 189 252
Minnesota North Stars 18 43 15 51 189 270

Playoff Games

Lost Quarterfinals 0-4
2-Apr-69Flyers2atSt.Louis Blues5LBoxscore
3-Apr-69Flyers0atSt.Louis Blues5LBoxscore
5-Apr-69St.Louis Blues3atFlyers0LBoxscore
6-Apr-69St.Louis Blues4atFlyers1LBoxscore

Scoring Leaders

Goals
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Andre Lacroix -24
Assists
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Jean-Guy Gendron -35
Points
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Andre Lacroix -56

Scoring Statistics

Name Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- PP SH GW GT Sht Sh% TGF TPGF TGA TPGA
Andre LacroixC 75243256 4-1213 01521711.06
Jean-Guy GendronL 74203555 65-85 12219810.1
Dick SarrazinR 54163046 14-76 13312812.5
Jim JohnsonC 69172744 20-51 15414611.64
Leon RochefortR 65142135 10-73 0001489.46
Gary DornhoeferR 6081624 80-202 0011117.21
Brit SelbyL * 63101323 23-111 0301168.62
Ed Van ImpeD 6871219 112-131 0001185.93
Larry HaleD 6731619 28-240 000624.84
Allan StanleyD 6441317 28-42 001755.33
Don BlackburnL 487916 36-130 021947.45
Dick CherryD 719615 18-111 121919.89
Forbes KennedyC * 598715 195-250 0016412.5
Garry PetersC 668614 49-201 1201664.82
Simon NoletR 3541014 8-102 000775.19
John MiszukD 6611314 70-61 000701.43
Bill SutherlandL 127310 451 1002330.43
Joe WatsonD 602810 14-210 001822.44
Earl HeiskalaL 21336 51-40 001387.89
Rosaire PaiementR 27246 52-140 000583.45
Myron StankiewiczL 19055 25-110 000430
Ralph MacSweynD 24044 600 000120
Gerry MeehanC 12033 4-10 000250
Mike ByersR 5022 0-10 00080
Pat HanniganR 7011 22-40 00050
BenchX 10
Serge BernierC 1000 200 00030
Claude LaForgeL 2000 0-20 00010
Larry ZeidelD 9000 6-30 00040
Doug Favell G 21000 400 0000
Bernie ParentG 58000 400 0000
* = did not finish season with Flyers
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Goaltending Statistics

Name GP Mins GA Avg W L T OTL EN SO Shts Pct SO-GA SO-Sht
Bernie Parent5833651512.69172316 3119660.923
Doug Favell211195713.563125 017210.902

Playoff Statistics

Name Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- PP SH GW OT Sht Sh%
Garry PetersC 4112 160 000
Bill SutherlandL 4112 01 000
Dick CherryD 4101 40 000
Mike ByersR 4011 00 000
Gary DornhoeferR 4011 200 000
Allan StanleyD 3011 40 000
Don BlackburnL 4000 20 000
Jean-Guy GendronL 4000 60 000
Larry HaleD 4000 100 000
Andre LacroixC 4000 00 000
Ralph MacSweynD 4000 40 000
Gerry MeehanC 4000 00 000
John MiszukD 4000 00 000
Dick SarrazinR 4000 00 000
Joe WatsonD 4000 00 000
Jim JohnsonC 3000 20 000
Bernie Parent G 3000 00 000
Leon RochefortR 3000 00 000
Doug Favell G 1000 00 000
Myron StankiewiczL 1000 00 000
Ed Van ImpeD 1000 170 000

click on goals, assists or penalty minutes for complete list for that player

Name GP Mins GA GAA W L EN SO Shts Pct
Bernie Parent3180124.000300940.872
Doug Favell16055.000100360.861

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All-Star Game Representatives

Ed Van Impe, Bernie Parent

Shutouts

Date Opponent Score Goalie #
17-Oct-68vs Pittsburgh Penguins3-0Bernie Parent 5
9-Nov-68at Pittsburgh Penguins3-0Doug Favell 5
# = career number as a Flyer P = playoffs

Hattricks

Date Player # Score Goalie(s)
None

Opening Games

SeasonFlyers 2 - Boston 3 (L)
HomePittsburgh 0 - Flyers 3 (W)
RoadFlyers 2 - Boston 3 (L)

NHL Awards

Team Awards

-none established yet

Trades

Date To Flyers Other Team From Flyers
20-May-68Earl HeiskalaSeattle (WHL)loan of Bob Courcy & Ray Larose & futures (Art Stratton & John Hanna)
11-Jun-68Darryl Edestrand & Jerry MelnykSt.Louis BluesLou Angotti & Ian Campbell
21-Aug-68Bob RivardTradePittsburgh Penguins
1-Oct-68cashVancouver (WHL)Al Millar
1-Dec-68cashQuebec (AHL)Keith Wright
2-Dec-68Bob SneddonChicago BlackhawksBrian Bradley
23-Dec-68(completion of 20-May trade)Seattle (WHL)Art Stratton & John Hanna
2-Mar-69cashVancouver (WHL)Pat Hannigan
2-Mar-69Gerry Meehan, Mike Byers & Bill SutherlandToronto Maple LeafsBrit Selby & Forbes Kennedy

Transactions

Date Aquisition
1-Jun-68Dunc Wilson claimed from Boston Bruins via waiver draft
12-Jun-68Bill Sutherland lost to Minnesota North Stars via intra-league draft
12-Jun-68Ron Buchanan claimed from Boston via intra-league draft
12-Jun-68Ed Hoekstra lost to Denver (WHL) via intra-league draft
12-Jun-68Fern Rivard lost to Minnesota North Stars via intra-league draft
12-Jun-68Jean Gauthier lost to Boston Bruins via intra-league draft
12-Jun-68Larry Hale claimed from Minnesota North Stars via intra-league draft
13-Jun-68Allan Stanley claimed from Toronto Maple Leafs via reverse draft
13-Jun-68Jim Morrison lost to Baltimore (AHL) via reverse draft
1-Sep-68Bobby Taylor signed as a free agent
18-Sep-68Jean Lapointe signed
18-Sep-68Dunc Wilson signed
18-Sep-68Bill McEwan signed
21-Sep-68Brit Selby signed (2 yrs)
29-Sep-68Dick Cherry signed (3 yrs)
2-Oct-68Ed Hoekstra retired
5-Oct-68Ralph MacSweyn signed
5-Oct-68Bob Rivard signed
7-Oct-68Jerry Melnyk retired
8-Oct-68Garry Peters signed
8-Oct-68Forbes Kennedy signed
9-Oct-68Gary Dornhoefer signed
9-Oct-68Jim Johnson signed
9-Oct-68Rosaire Paiement signed
12-Oct-68Larry Hale signed (1 yr)
25-Oct-68Claude Laforge demoted
25-Oct-68Dick Sarrazin called up
30-Oct-68Bobby Taylor called up
30-Oct-68Ralph MacSweyn called up
10-Nov-68Terry Ball called up
20-Nov-68Ralph MacSweyn demoted
23-Nov-68Dick Sarrazin called up
25-Nov-68Don Blackburn called up
29-Nov-68Pat Hannigan called up
29-Nov-68Earl Heiskala demoted
13-Dec-68Earl Heiskala called up
13-Dec-68Larry Zeidel demoted
14-Dec-68Larry Zeidel put on waivers (for refusing to report to minors)
20-Dec-68Rosaire Paiement demoted
6-Jan-69Simon Nolet demoted
6-Jan-69Earl Heiskala demoted (Sent To Seattle (WHL))
16-Jan-69Myron Stankiewicz claimed from St.Louis Blues on waivers
16-Jan-69Ralph MacSweyn called up
28-Jan-69Rosaire Paiement demoted
31-Jan-69Doug Favell demoted
31-Jan-69Dunc Wilson called up
13-Feb-69Dunc Wilson demoted
13-Feb-69Doug Favell called up
25-Feb-69Dunc Wilson called up
26-Feb-69Serge Bernier called up
28-Feb-69Serge Bernier demoted
28-Feb-69Pat Hannigan called up
4-Mar-69Myron Stankiewicz demoted

Draft Picks

Rd # Player Pos
18Lew MorrisonRW

Record vs. Other Teams

Overall Home Road
Team W L T OL GF GA W L T OL GF GA W L T OL GF GA
Boston Bruins24001724 21098 030816
California Golden Seals24201721 220109 022712
Chicago Blackhawks0330928 021217 012711
Detroit Red Wings13201223 12058 012715
Los Angeles Kings43102019 310137 121712
Minnesota North Stars32302922 1121513 211149
Montreal Canadiens1500720 12039 030411
New York Rangers13201114 02147 11177
Pittsburgh Penguins41302613 301198 11275
St.Louis Blues16101429 121917 040512
Toronto Maple Leafs11401212 01234 10298








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