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1970-1971 California Golden Seals: 20-53-5
Previous Season Next Season Home record: 17-21-1 (117 goals scored, 132 allowed) Road record: 3-32-4 (82 goals scored, 188 allowed) Head Coach: Fred Glover Power Play: 39/316 (12.3%) Penalty Killing: 196/254 (77.2%) Shorthanded Goals For-Against: 3-7 Even Strength Goals For-Against: 157-255 199 goals scored (13th of 14 teams), 320 goals allowed (14th), 937 PIM (12th) NHL Averages: 3.12 goals/game (243.5 goals/team), 1084.1 PIM/team Pos # Player Hgt Wgt Age GP G A Pts PIM PP SH TGF PGF TGA PGA S S% +/- LW 22 Dennis Hextall 5'11 175 27 78 21 31 52 217 1 0 85 12 103 10 153 13.7 -20 LW 20 Ernie Hicke 5'11 185 23 78 22 25 47 62 7 0 68 17 87 0 202 10.9 -36 LW 18 Gary Croteau 6'0 205 24 74 15 28 43 12 2 0 67 9 81 1 182 8.2 -22 RW 8 Gerry Ehman 6'0 190 38 78 18 18 36 16 1 0 54 10 88 4 154 11.7 -40 RW 9 Bill Hicke 5'8 164 32 74 18 17 35 41 4 0 51 11 70 1 138 13.0 -29 LW 12 Gary Jarrett 5'8 170 28 75 15 19 34 40 2 0 51 9 69 0 169 8.9 -27 D 21 Ron Stackhouse 6'3 210 21 78 8 24 32 73 3 0 109 28 140 31 135 5.9 -28 RW 17 Norm Ferguson 5'9 165 25 54 14 17 31 9 2 0 41 9 53 0 90 15.6 -21 C 10 Ted Hampson 5'8 173 34 60 10 20 30 14 1 1 47 10 89 31 124 8.1 -21 D 5 Carol Vadnais 6'1 185 25 42 10 16 26 91 3 1 61 16 63 15 146 6.8 -3 RW 11 Don O'Donoghue 5'10 180 21 43 11 9 20 10 3 1 28 7 64 23 63 17.5 -20 RW 26 Tommy Williams 5'11 180 30 18 7 10 17 8 2 0 20 6 37 11 44 15.9 -12 RW 2 Doug Roberts 6'2 212 28 78 4 13 17 94 1 0 65 7 134 20 128 3.1 -56 RW 16 Tony Featherstone 5'11 187 21 67 8 8 16 44 1 0 38 4 39 1 90 8.9 -4 C 14 Joe Hardy 6'0 185 25 40 4 10 14 31 1 0 18 4 34 6 43 9.3 -14 D 4 Wayne Muloin 5'8 175 29 66 0 14 14 32 0 0 47 3 96 18 68 0.0 -34 C 7 Earl Ingarfield 5'11 185 36 49 5 8 13 4 0 0 25 4 59 30 76 6.6 -8 LW 6 Dick Mattiussi 5'10 185 32 67 3 8 11 38 1 0 38 7 70 5 72 4.2 -34 D 3 Harry Howell 6'1 195 38 28 0 9 9 14 0 0 17 4 44 11 51 0.0 -20 D 19 Bert Marshall 6'3 205 27 32 2 6 8 48 1 0 34 6 63 15 54 3.7 -20 D 4 Dick Redmond 5'11 178 21 11 2 4 6 12 1 0 25 5 29 3 35 5.7 -6 RW 23 Paul Andrea 5'10 174 29 9 1 0 1 2 1 0 1 1 6 0 14 7.1 -6 C 15 Mike Laughton 6'2 185 26 25 1 0 1 2 1 0 2 1 13 0 22 4.5 -12 G 1 Gary Smith 6'4 215 26 71 0 1 1 6 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --- -- G 30 Bob Sneddon 6'2 190 26 5 0 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --- -- G 30 Chris Worthy 6'0 180 23 11 0 0 0 2 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --- -- RW 23 Hilliard Graves 5'11 175 20 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 6 0.0 -2 LW 24 Barry Boughner 5'10 180 22 16 0 0 0 9 0 0 0 0 3 0 7 0.0 -3
Skater data: GP: Games played; G: Goals scored; A: Assists; Pts: Total points; PIM: Penalties in minutes; PP: Power play goals; SH: Shorthanded goals; TGF: Total goals on ice for; PGF: Power play goals on ice for; TGA: Total goals on ice against; PGA: Power play goals on ice against; S: Shots taken; S%: Shooting percentage
Pos  #  Goalie              Age   GP   Min   GA   GAA   W   L   T  Sht    Pct  EN  SO
G    1  Gary Smith           26   71  3975  256  3.86  19  48   4 2211   .884   3   2
G   30  Chris Worthy         23   11   480   39  4.88   1   3   1  285   .863   1   0
G   30  Bob Sneddon          26    7   225   21  5.60   0   2   0  131   .840   0   0
Goalie data: GP: Games played; Min: Minutes played; GA: Goals allowed; GAA: Goals allowed per 60 minutes; W: Wins; L: Losses; T: Ties; Sht: Shots faced; Pct: Save percentage; EN: Empty net goals allowed; SO: Shutouts
1970 Draft:

                                        NHL    WHA
Rnd  Ovr  Pos  Player                  Games  Games  Team
  1   10  C    Chris Oddleifson         524          Winnipeg Jets (WCHL)                 [pick acquired from MTL]
  2   19  C    Pete Laframboise         227     17   Ottawa 67's (OHA)                  
  3   33  C    Randy Rota               212     93   Calgary Centennials (WCHL)         
  4   47  D    Ted McAneeley            158     79   Edmonton Oil Kings (WCHL)          
  5   61  G    Ray Gibbs                             Charlottetown (PEI Sr.)            
  6   75  RW   Doug Moyes                            Sorel Black Hawks (QMJHL)          
  7   88  D    Terry Murray             302          Ottawa 67's (OHA)                  
  8  100  D    Alan Henry                            University of North Dakota (NCAA)  

Traded draft picks:

#1 to MTL (Ray Martyniuk)

Transactions
06-09-1970claimed Gary Croteau from Red Wings in intra-league draft
06-09-1970claimed Paul Andrea from Vancouver (WHL) in inter-league draft
10-1970purchased Howie Menard from Sabres
10-1970signed Hilliard Graves as a free agent
10-1970purchased Gerry Odrowski from San Diego (WHL)
10-1970sold Gerry Odrowski to Phoenix (WHL)
11-04-1970Sabres claimed Paul Andrea on waivers
02-05-1971sold Harry Howell to Kings
03-07-1971traded Ted Hampson and Wayne Muloin to North Stars for Dick Redmond and Tommy Williams
05-20-1971traded Dennis Hextall to North Stars for Walt McKechnie and Joey Johnston
05-25-1971purchased Bobby Sheehan from Canadiens
06-07-1971claimed Gary Kurt from Cleveland (AHL) in inter-league draft
06-07-1971signed Jimmy Jones as a free agent
06-08-1971claimed Frank Hughes from Maple Leafs in intra-league draft
06-08-1971claimed Stan Gilbertson and Wayne Carleton from Bruins in intra-league draft
08-31-1971purchased Marshall Johnston from Canadiens
09-04-1971sold Doug Roberts to Bruins
09-07-1971sold Bill Hicke to Penguins
09-09-1971traded Gary Smith to Black Hawks for Gerry Desjardins, Gerry Pinder and Kerry Bond
10-1971sold Joe Hardy and Mike Laughton to Canadiens
10-1971signed Del Hall as a free agent
10-1971signed Wayne King as a free agent
10-1971traded Randy Rota to Canadiens for John French and Lyle Carter
10-06-1971signed Craig Patrick as a free agent
10-06-1971traded Tony Featherstone to Canadiens for Ray Martyniuk

Game Log:   Click on the date to view the game summary.
   Date         Opponent                  Result      Record
10/10/1970   at Detroit Red Wings         L   3-5     0-1-0
10/11/1970   at Chicago Black Hawks       L   1-5     0-2-0
10/16/1970   vs Boston Bruins             L   1-5     0-3-0
10/17/1970   at Los Angeles Kings         L   1-6     0-4-0
10/20/1970   at Vancouver Canucks         L   1-2     0-5-0
10/21/1970   vs St. Louis Blues           T   2-2     0-5-1
10/23/1970   vs Pittsburgh Penguins       L   1-3     0-6-1
10/25/1970   at New York Rangers          T   2-2     0-6-2
10/28/1970   at St. Louis Blues           L   2-3     0-7-2
10/30/1970   vs Buffalo Sabres            W   6-1     1-7-2
11/04/1970   vs New York Rangers          W   3-1     2-7-2
11/06/1970   vs Toronto Maple Leafs       W   8-4     3-7-2
11/11/1970   vs Montreal Canadiens        W   2-0     4-7-2
11/13/1970   at Buffalo Sabres            L   2-4     4-8-2
11/14/1970   at Pittsburgh Penguins       L   1-6     4-9-2
11/15/1970   at Boston Bruins             W   2-1     5-9-2
11/17/1970   at Montreal Canadiens        L   1-5     5-10-2
11/19/1970   at Philadelphia Flyers       L   2-6     5-11-2
11/21/1970   at Toronto Maple Leafs       L   3-5     5-12-2
11/22/1970   at Chicago Black Hawks       L   0-9     5-13-2
11/25/1970   vs Los Angeles Kings         L   1-3     5-14-2
11/27/1970   vs Minnesota North Stars     L   2-3     5-15-2
11/29/1970   at Buffalo Sabres            W   2-1     6-15-2
12/02/1970   at Minnesota North Stars     L   2-3     6-16-2
12/04/1970   vs Philadelphia Flyers       L   0-4     6-17-2
12/09/1970   vs Vancouver Canucks         W   6-1     7-17-2
12/11/1970   vs New York Rangers          L   1-2     7-18-2
12/12/1970   at Vancouver Canucks         L   2-5     7-19-2
12/16/1970   vs Detroit Red Wings         W   4-2     8-19-2
12/18/1970   vs Philadelphia Flyers       W   1-0     9-19-2
12/20/1970   at Detroit Red Wings         W   7-3     10-19-2
12/22/1970   vs Chicago Black Hawks       W   5-2     11-19-2
12/26/1970   at Los Angeles Kings         L   3-9     11-20-2
12/29/1970   at New York Rangers          L   2-3     11-21-2
12/30/1970   at Toronto Maple Leafs       L   1-3     11-22-2
01/02/1971   at Montreal Canadiens        L   3-5     11-23-2
01/03/1971   at Detroit Red Wings         L   2-3     11-24-2
01/06/1971   vs St. Louis Blues           W   6-3     12-24-2
01/09/1971   at Philadelphia Flyers       L   3-5     12-25-2
01/10/1971   at Boston Bruins             L   4-7     12-26-2
   Date         Opponent                  Result      Record
01/12/1971   at St. Louis Blues           L   2-8     12-27-2
01/13/1971   at Toronto Maple Leafs       T   1-1     12-27-3
01/15/1971   vs New York Rangers          W   3-1     13-27-3
01/17/1971   vs Vancouver Canucks         L   1-3     13-28-3
01/20/1971   vs Pittsburgh Penguins       L   2-4     13-29-3
01/22/1971   vs Toronto Maple Leafs       W   5-2     14-29-3
01/24/1971   at Chicago Black Hawks       L   3-5     14-30-3
01/27/1971   vs Minnesota North Stars     W   6-2     15-30-3
01/29/1971   vs Buffalo Sabres            L   2-4     15-31-3
01/31/1971   at Minnesota North Stars     L   1-7     15-32-3
02/03/1971   at Pittsburgh Penguins       L   1-6     15-33-3
02/05/1971   vs Montreal Canadiens        L   2-3     15-34-3
02/07/1971   vs Detroit Red Wings         L   2-5     15-35-3
02/10/1971   vs Buffalo Sabres            W   5-1     16-35-3
02/12/1971   at Buffalo Sabres            L   0-3     16-36-3
02/13/1971   at Montreal Canadiens        L   2-5     16-37-3
02/16/1971   at St. Louis Blues           L   1-5     16-38-3
02/17/1971   at Minnesota North Stars     L   2-3     16-39-3
02/19/1971   vs Boston Bruins             L   0-5     16-40-3
02/20/1971   vs Philadelphia Flyers       W   5-3     17-40-3
02/24/1971   vs Montreal Canadiens        L   2-5     17-41-3
02/26/1971   vs Chicago Black Hawks       L   1-3     17-42-3
02/28/1971   vs Los Angeles Kings         L   3-8     17-43-3
03/03/1971   at New York Rangers          L   1-8     17-44-3
03/04/1971   at Boston Bruins             L   0-7     17-45-3
03/06/1971   at Philadelphia Flyers       T   4-4     17-45-4
03/07/1971   at Pittsburgh Penguins       T   3-3     17-45-5
03/10/1971   vs Boston Bruins             L   1-8     17-46-5
03/14/1971   vs Detroit Red Wings         L   5-8     17-47-5
03/17/1971   vs Pittsburgh Penguins       W   5-2     18-47-5
03/19/1971   vs Chicago Black Hawks       L   2-5     18-48-5
03/21/1971   vs Los Angeles Kings         W   5-2     19-48-5
03/24/1971   vs Toronto Maple Leafs       L   0-6     19-49-5
03/26/1971   vs St. Louis Blues           L   5-8     19-50-5
03/28/1971   at Vancouver Canucks         L  5-11     19-51-5
03/31/1971   vs Minnesota North Stars     W   4-1     20-51-5
04/02/1971   vs Vancouver Canucks         L   2-7     20-52-5
04/03/1971   at Los Angeles Kings         L   4-6     20-53-5

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