Monday, November 5, 2012

76 Habs Make it Three In A Row

The 1976 Montreal Canadiens have jumped out to a 3-0 record in Scruffy Cup play. The Habs eked out a 4-3 win over the 1980 Islanders (1-2) in the latest game. Here's the boxscore....

Period 1
8:0575-76 CanadiensGoal scored by Pete Mahovlich assisted by Guy Lafleur and Steve Shutt75-76 Canadiens 1-0
8:1279-80 IslandersGoal scored by Bryan Trottier assisted by Clark Gillies and Denis PotvinGame tied 1-1
11:2179-80 IslandersGoal scored by John Tonelli assisted by Denis Potvin79-80 Islanders 2-1
Period 2
1:1875-76 CanadiensGoal scored by Guy Lapointe assisted by Pete Mahovlich and Steve ShuttGame tied 2-2
9:0675-76 Canadiens2 minute penalty on Pete Mahovlich for elbowingGame tied 2-2
13:5675-76 CanadiensGoal scored by Yvan Cournoyer assisted by Murray Wilson and Guy Lapointe75-76 Canadiens 3-2
19:3275-76 Canadiens2 minute penalty on Murray Wilson for high sticking75-76 Canadiens 3-2
Period 3
19:2575-76 CanadiensEmpty net goal scored by Guy Lafleur assisted by Pete Mahovlich and Serge Savard
Billy Smith returns to the net.
75-76 Canadiens 4-2
19:5579-80 IslandersGoal scored by Mike Bossy assisted by Bryan Trottier and Denis Potvin79-80 Islanders 3-4
Team Statistics
1979-80 New York Islanders1975-76 Montreal Canadiens
Goals Scored34
Shots On Goal1644
Shooting %18.89.1
Powerplay Scoring0/20/0
Shorthanded Scoring0/00/2
Powerplay %0.00.0
Penalty Killing %0.0100.0
Powerplay Minutes4:000:00
Penalty Shots0/00/0
Faceoffs Won21/3110/31
Empty Net Goals01
Time Of Possession27:5932:01
Shots By Period
1979-80 New York Islanders92516
1975-76 Montreal Canadiens16171144
Player Statistics
DGord Lane038:300:000:0038:3072100000.000
LWGarry Howatt-126:430:000:0026:4340100000.000
DDenis Potvin120:032:390:0022:4248103000.000
DBob Lorimer017:231:210:0018:4434000000.000
DStefan Persson017:231:210:0018:4434100000.000
DDave Langevin-118:340:000:0018:3434000000.000
RWMike Bossy115:122:390:0017:5129210000.000
LWClark Gillies115:122:390:0017:5129301000.000
CBryan Trottier115:122:390:0017:51292118466.700
CButch Goring014:301:210:0015:51240008280.000
LWJohn Tonelli014:051:210:0015:2624310000.000
RWBob Nystrom012:521:210:0014:1322000000.000
RWAnders Kallur014:050:000:0014:0522100000.000
CMike Kaszycki-113:510:000:0013:51201001325.000
RWYvon Vautour-113:510:000:0013:5120000000.000
CBob Bourne012:520:000:0012:52200004180.000
DDave Lewis00:072:390:002:4610000000.000
DSerge Savard-137:540:001:3539:2974301000.000
CDoug Jarvis027:520:002:2530:17485003175.000
LWSteve Shutt228:270:000:0028:27477022166.700
RWGuy Lafleur226:110:000:0026:1142711000.000
DGuy Lapointe218:060:002:2520:3144411000.000
DDon Awrey-119:140:000:0019:1440100000.000
RWYvan Cournoyer-114:450:004:0018:45284102250.000
DPierre Bouchard018:250:000:0018:2530000000.000
DLarry Robinson218:060:000:0018:0636400000.000
CJacques Lemaire-114:450:001:3516:202640021016.700
CDoug Risebrough015:040:000:0015:04242001150.000
LWMurray Wilson-114:450:000:0514:5023001000.012
CPete Mahovlich213:230:000:0013:2322312050.012
LWBob Gainey012:480:000:0212:5022000010.000
DJohn Van Boxmeer00:000:002:252:258000000.000
DBill Nyrop00:150:001:351:504000000.000
1979-80 New York Islanders Goaltending
Billy Smith4334093.059:350:00
1975-76 Montreal Canadiens Goaltending
Ken Dryden1631381.360:000:00

Three Stars

1. Peter Mahovlich (Montreal)
2. Steve Shutt (Montreal)
3. Denis Potvin (Islanders)

Next game: 84 Oilers vs 92 Penguins


Anonymous said...

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Anonymous said...

Haters gonna hate Scruffdog. I love the Scruffy Cup. It gives me some hockey to follow this year.

Anonymous said...

Somebody got up on the wrong side of the bed this morning.

75flyersbestteamever said...

I'm no expert on these things, but I think someone is ticked off the league didn't have the '06 Hurricanes, or was it the'94 Rangers..the '67 Leafs...the '35 Maroons..or...