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1970-71



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Key Personnel

Coach
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Vic Stasiuk
G.M.
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Keith Allen
Captain
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Ed Van Impe

W-L-T Record

GP W L T Pts Win% GF GA Division
Overall 78 28 33 17 73 0.468 207 225 3rd
Home 20 10 9 49 0.628 117 96
Road 8 23 8 24 0.308 90 129

Standings

West
Team W L T Pts GF GA
Chicago Blackhawks 49 20 9 107 277 184
St. Louis Blues 34 25 19 87 223 208
Philadelphia Flyers 28 33 17 73 207 225
Minnesota North Stars 28 34 16 72 191 223
Los Angeles Kings 25 40 13 63 239 303
Pittsburgh Penguins 21 37 20 62 221 240
California Golden Seals 20 53 5 45 199 320

Playoff Games

Lost Quarterfinals 0-4
7-Apr-71Flyers2atChicago Blackhawks5LBoxscore
8-Apr-71Flyers2atChicago Blackhawks6LBoxscore
10-Apr-71Chicago Blackhawks3atFlyers2LBoxscore
11-Apr-71Chicago Blackhawks6atFlyers2LBoxscore

Scoring Leaders

Goals
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Bobby Clarke -27
Assists
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Bobby Clarke -36
Points
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Bobby Clarke -63

Scoring Statistics

Name Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- PP SH GW GT Sht Sh% TGF TPGF TGA TPGA
Bobby ClarkeC 77273663 78910 15318514.59 78207021
Serge BernierC 77232851 77-72 01020511.22 6711652
Jim JohnsonC 66162945 16-102 02112113.22 62117315
Andre LacroixC 78202242 12-99 04118011.11 5630350
Gary DornhoeferR 57202040 9335 0229620.83 5115352
Jean-Guy GendronL 76201636 46-95 01314513.79 5324380
Bill LesukL 78171936 81-52 02114911.41 6797411
Bob KellyL 76141832 7071 0201738.09 526401
Simon NoletR 7491928 42-14 0001685.36 4415300
Barry AshbeeD 6442327 4432 011994.04 84267015
Cliff SchmautzR 3081220 2330 0206512.31 3011160
Larry HillmanD 7331316 3990 0011771.69 6847924
Garry PetersC 736713 69-140 2201354.44 1704716
Lew MorrisonR 785712 25-120 0001293.88 3016928
Wayne HillmanD 695712 47120 011717.04 5716218
Larry HaleD 7011112 34-180 010511.96 4617714
Brent HughesD 3011011 21-60 000372.7 3714334
Ed Van ImpeD 7701111 80-130 000700 4627720
Joe WatsonD 573710 5090 000614.92 431396
Rick MacLeishC 26246 19-40 000543.7 132183
Earl HeiskalaL 41213 72-90 010395.13 60150
Danny SchockL 14123 010 001714.29 6050
Bernie ParentG * 30022 500 0000
Doug Favell G 44011 900 0000
Bruce Gamble G 11000 000 0000
Jim MairD 2000 0-10 00060 2210
George SwarbrickL 2000 0-20 00040 2220
Willie BrossartD 1000 0-20 00030 1120
Bill SutherlandL * 1000 000 0000 0000
BenchX 8
* = 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
Doug Favell4424341082.6616159 3212710.915
Bernie Parent301586732.769126 328300.912
Bruce Gamble11660373.36362 103730.901

Playoff Statistics

Name Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- PP SH GW OT Sht Sh%
Simon NoletR 4213 01 000
Jim MairD 3123 41 000
Serge BernierC 4112 01 000
Garry PetersC 4112 150 000
Larry HillmanD 4022 20 000
Jim JohnsonC 4022 00 000
Andre LacroixC 4022 00 000
Bob KellyL 4101 20 000
Bill LesukL 4101 81 000
Rick MacLeishC 4101 00 000
Jean-Guy GendronL 4011 00 000
Ed Van ImpeD 4011 80 000
Bobby ClarkeC 4000 20 000
Larry HaleD 4000 20 000
Ralph MacSweynD 4000 20 000
Lew MorrisonR 4000 20 000
Gary DornhoeferR 2000 40 000
Doug Favell G 2000 00 000
Bruce GambleG 2000 00 000
Joe WatsonD 1000 00 000

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Name GP Mins GA GAA W L EN SO Shts Pct
Doug Favell212084.000200600.867
Bruce Gamble2120126.000200670.821

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All-Star Game Representatives

Bobby Clarke

Shutouts

Date Opponent Score Goalie #
17-Oct-70at Pittsburgh Penguins0-0Bernie Parent 9
4-Dec-70at California Golden Seals4-0Bernie Parent 10
14-Jan-71vs Toronto Maple Leafs3-0Doug Favell 7
17-Feb-71at Los Angeles Kings4-0Doug Favell 8
# = career number as a Flyer P = playoffs

Hattricks

Date Player # Score Goalie(s)
19-Nov-70Jim Johnson2 California Golden Seals 2 - FLYERS 6G.Smith
29-Nov-70Andre Lacroix3 Vancouver Canucks 2 - FLYERS 4D.Wilson
6-Mar-71Gary Dornhoefer2 (n)California Golden Seals 4 - FLYERS 4C.Worthy
po = playoffs, n=natural, 4=4goals, 5=5goals #=career number as a Flyer

Opening Games

SeasonNorth Stars 1 - Flyers 2 (W)
HomeNorth Stars 1 - Flyers 2 (W)
RoadFlyers 0 - Pittsburgh 0 (T)

NHL Awards

Team Awards

-none established yet

Trades

Date To Flyers Other Team From Flyers
20-May-70Brent HughesLos Angeles KingsMike Byers
22-May-70Barry AshbeeHersheyDarryl Edestrand & Larry McKillop
11-Jun-70George SwarbrickPittsburgh PenguinsTerry Ball
1-Aug-70cashDenver (WHL)Claude Laforge
10-Aug-70loan for seasonPhoenix (WHL)Luc Dufour
21-Jan-71Danny SchockBoston BruinsPlayer to be named later
31-Jan-71Bruce Gamble & 1971 1st Rounder (Pierre Plante) & Mike WaltonToronto Maple LeafsBernie Parent & 1971 2nd Rounder (Rick Kehoe)
31-Jan-71Rick MacLeish & Danny Schock (completion of Jan 21st trade)Boston BruinsMike Walton

Transactions

Date Aquisition
2-Jun-70Eddie Bush signed (Coach of Quebec Aces)
9-Jun-70Alain Caron claimed from Montreal Canadiens via intra-league draft
9-Jun-70Bill Lesuk claimed from Boston Bruins via intra-league draft
9-Jun-70Dick Cherry lost to Boston Bruins via intra-league draft
10-Jun-70Reg Fleming claimed by Buffalo Sabres in expansion draft
10-Jun-70Gerry Meehan claimed by Buffalo Sabres in expansion draft
10-Jun-70Dunc Wilson claimed by Vancouver Canucks in expansion draft
10-Jun-70Rosaire Paiement claimed by Vancouver Canucks in expansion draft
23-Jun-70Joe Scott signed (President)
23-Jun-70Lou Scheinfeld signed (Vice President)
23-Jun-70Eugene Dixon signed (Vice Chairman)
13-Aug-70Bill Lesuk signed
6-Sep-70Larry Hale signed
6-Sep-70Joe Watson signed
5-Oct-70Larry Hillman signed
5-Oct-70Wayne Hillman signed
5-Oct-70Doug Favell signed
19-Oct-70Bill Sutherland lost to Buffalo Sabres from waivers
3-Nov-70Breny Hughes demoted
5-Nov-70George Swarbrick called up
22-Nov-70Bobby Taylor called up
28-Dec-70Cliff Schmautz claimed from Buffalo Sabres on waivers
4-Jan-71Brent Hughes called up
31-Jan-71Earl Heiskala demoted (San Diego (WHL))
31-Jan-71Danny Schock demoted
11-Mar-71Willie Brossart called up
17-Mar-71Bobby Taylor called up
25-Mar-71Bobby Taylor demoted
25-Mar-71Jim Mair demoted
9-Feb-72Russ Gillow called up
10-Feb-72Russ Gillow demoted
11-Feb-72Don McLeod demoted

Draft Picks

Rd # Player Pos
218Bill ClementC
332Bob KellyLW
446Jacques LapierreD
560Doug KerslakeRW
674Dennis GianniniLW
787Hank NowakLW
899Gary CunninghamD
9109Jean DaigleLW

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 Bruins06001126 030311 030815
Buffalo Sabres32101917 201107 120910
California Golden Seals31202215 201159 11176
Chicago Blackhawks14101119 11186 030313
Detroit Red Wings23101315 11177 12068
Los Angeles Kings21301916 111910 102106
Minnesota North Stars21301212 20175 01257
Montreal Canadiens14101521 021811 120710
New York Rangers32101718 300104 021714
Pittsburgh Penguins31201513 300106 01257
St.Louis Blues13201318 021510 11188
Toronto Maple Leafs32101418 20183 120615
Vancouver Canucks42002617 300177 120910








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