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1970-1971 New York Rangers: 49-18-11
Previous Season Next Season Home record: 30-2-7 (150 goals scored, 71 allowed) Road record: 19-16-4 (109 goals scored, 106 allowed) Head Coach: Emile Francis Power Play: 60/234 (25.6%) Penalty Killing: 212/253 (83.8%) Shorthanded Goals For-Against: 5-3 Even Strength Goals For-Against: 194-133 259 goals scored (4th of 14 teams), 177 goals allowed (1st), 952 PIM (11th) 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% +/- C 18 Walt Tkaczuk 6'0 185 23 77 26 49 75 48 5 1 97 23 58 2 212 12.3 +18 C 19 Jean Ratelle 6'1 180 30 78 26 46 72 14 6 1 93 26 41 2 203 12.8 +28 RW 7 Rod Gilbert 5'9 180 29 78 30 31 61 65 8 0 86 25 39 0 226 13.3 +22 LW 17 Dave Balon 5'10 180 32 78 36 24 60 34 9 0 87 19 63 9 176 20.5 +14 RW 8 Bob Nevin 6'0 185 32 78 21 25 46 10 3 0 68 14 51 14 154 13.6 +17 C 21 Pete Stemkowski 6'1 196 27 68 16 29 45 61 4 0 63 10 46 9 244 6.6 +16 LW 11 Vic Hadfield 6'0 190 30 63 22 22 44 38 8 0 62 20 28 0 194 11.3 +14 D 2 Brad Park 6'0 200 22 68 7 37 44 114 3 0 114 39 63 13 199 3.5 +25 LW 27 Ted Irvine 6'2 195 26 76 20 18 38 137 2 0 57 8 32 1 150 13.3 +18 D 15 Jim Neilson 6'2 205 30 77 8 24 32 69 2 0 112 27 73 19 200 4.0 +31 RW 10 Bill Fairbairn 5'10 170 23 56 7 23 30 32 2 0 47 13 38 0 88 8.0 -4 D 16 Rod Seiling 6'0 195 26 68 5 22 27 34 0 0 85 13 58 16 137 3.6 +30 C 14 Bruce MacGregor 5'10 180 29 27 12 13 25 4 2 1 30 6 16 4 60 20.0 +12 D 3 Tim Horton 5'10 180 40 78 2 18 20 57 1 0 92 17 62 15 124 1.6 +28 RW 20 Jack Egers 6'1 175 21 60 7 10 17 50 3 0 32 9 16 1 88 8.0 +8 D 4 Arnie Brown 6'1 185 28 48 3 12 15 24 0 0 53 11 52 10 114 2.6 0 C 12 Ron Stewart 5'11 171 38 76 5 6 11 19 0 2 19 2 30 22 52 9.6 +9 D 5 Dale Rolfe 6'4 210 30 14 0 7 7 23 0 0 22 2 15 6 28 0.0 +11 D 25 Andre Dupont 6'0 200 21 7 1 2 3 21 0 0 5 1 3 0 17 5.9 +1 C 6 Syl Apps 6'0 185 23 31 1 2 3 11 -- -- 7 2 5 0 -- --- 0 LW 6 Glen Sather 5'11 180 27 31 2 0 2 52 0 0 3 0 14 11 18 11.1 0 D 25 Mike Robitaille 5'11 195 22 11 1 1 2 7 1 0 3 1 3 0 12 8.3 -1 D 4 Larry Brown 6'2 210 23 31 1 1 2 10 1 0 25 3 16 2 56 1.8 +8 LW 22 Jim Krulicki 5'11 180 22 27 0 2 2 6 0 0 2 1 9 7 13 0.0 -1 D 24 Ab DeMarco 6'0 170 21 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 2 0.0 +1 C 14 Don Luce 6'2 185 22 9 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 3 0.0 0 LW 23 Don Blackburn 6'0 190 32 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 --- 0 G 30 Gilles Villemure 5'8 185 30 34 0 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --- -- G 1 Ed Giacomin 5'11 180 31 45 0 0 0 4 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --- --
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  Ed Giacomin          31   45  2641   95  2.16  27  10   7 1211   .922   3   8
G   30  Gilles Villemure     30   34  2039   78  2.30  22   8   4  965   .919   1   4
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   11  RW   Norm Gratton             201          Montreal Junior Canadiens (OHA)    
  2   25  RW   Mike Murphy              831          Toronto Marlboros (OHA)            
  3   39  RW   Wendell Bennett                  67   Weyburn Jr. A (SJHL)               
  4   53  D    Andre St. Pierre                      Drummondville Rangers (QMJHL)      
  5   67  RW   Gary Coalter              34          Hamilton Red Wings (OHA)           
  6   81  C    Duane Wylie               14          St. Catharines Black Hawks (OHA)   
  7   94  G    Wayne Bell                            Estevan Bruins (WCHL)              
  8  106  LW   Pierre Brind'Amour                    Montreal Junior Canadiens (OHA)    

Traded draft picks:


Transactions
06-1970sold Ted Hogdson to Sabres
06-09-1970Red Wings claimed Kevin Morrison in intra-league draft
06-09-1970Maple Leafs claimed Guy Trottier in intra-league draft
07-1970released Wayne Rivers
07-1970Ron Attwell retired
10-1970purchased Morris Stefaniw from Phoenix (WHL)
10-1970purchased Bob Kelly from Columbus (IHL)
10-31-1970traded Larry Brown to Red Wings for Pete Stemkowski
11-02-1970traded Don Luce to Red Wings for Steve Andrascik
01-26-1971traded Syl Apps and Sheldon Kannegiesser to Penguins for Glen Sather
02-02-1971traded Mike Robitaille, Arnie Brown and Tom Miller to Red Wings for Bruce MacGregor and Larry Brown
03-02-1971traded Jim Krulicki to Red Wings for Dale Rolfe
05-1971traded Wayne Rivers to Kings for Mike McMahon
05-1971purchased Irv Spencer from San Diego (WHL)
05-1971traded Bob Jones to Salt Lake City (WHL) for Rick Charron
05-25-1971traded Peter McDuffe to Blues for St. Louis' #1 pick in the 1971 draft
05-25-1971traded Bob Nevin to North Stars for Bobby Rousseau
06-07-1971Cleveland (AHL) claimed Ron Boehm in reverse draft
06-08-1971Flyers claimed Larry Brown in intra-league draft
06-08-1971Penguins claimed Tim Horton in intra-league draft
06-08-1971Blues claimed Michel Parizeau in intra-league draft


Playoff Results:   Click on the date to view the game summary. Date Opponent Result Round 1 04/07/1971 vs Toronto Maple Leafs W 5-4 04/08/1971 vs Toronto Maple Leafs L 1-4 04/10/1971 at Toronto Maple Leafs L 1-3 04/11/1971 at Toronto Maple Leafs W 4-2 04/13/1971 vs Toronto Maple Leafs W 3-1 04/15/1971 at Toronto Maple Leafs W 2-1 (OT) -------------------------------------------------- Semifinals 04/18/1971 at Chicago Black Hawks W 2-1 (OT) 04/20/1971 at Chicago Black Hawks L 0-3 04/22/1971 vs Chicago Black Hawks W 4-1 04/25/1971 vs Chicago Black Hawks L 1-7 04/27/1971 at Chicago Black Hawks L 2-3 (OT) 04/29/1971 vs Chicago Black Hawks W 3-2 (3 OT) 05/02/1971 at Chicago Black Hawks L 2-4 Playoff Stats: Pos # Player Hgt Wgt Age GP G A Pts PIM PP SH TGF PGF TGA PGA S S% +/- LW 11 Vic Hadfield 6'0 190 30 13 8 5 13 46 1 0 C 19 Jean Ratelle 6'1 180 30 13 2 9 11 8 0 0 RW 7 Rod Gilbert 5'9 180 29 13 4 6 10 8 1 0 RW 8 Bob Nevin 6'0 185 32 13 5 3 8 0 1 0 C 18 Walt Tkaczuk 6'0 185 23 13 1 5 6 14 0 0 LW 17 Dave Balon 5'10 180 32 13 3 2 5 4 2 0 D 3 Tim Horton 5'10 180 40 13 1 4 5 14 0 0 C 21 Pete Stemkowski 6'1 196 27 13 3 2 5 6 0 0 C 14 Bruce MacGregor 5'10 180 29 13 0 4 4 2 0 0 D 2 Brad Park 6'0 200 22 13 0 4 4 42 0 0 LW 27 Ted Irvine 6'2 195 26 12 1 2 3 28 0 0 D 15 Jim Neilson 6'2 205 30 13 0 3 3 30 0 0 D 4 Larry Brown 6'2 210 23 11 0 1 1 0 0 0 D 5 Dale Rolfe 6'4 210 30 13 0 1 1 14 0 0 LW 6 Glen Sather 5'11 180 27 13 0 1 1 18 0 0 D 16 Rod Seiling 6'0 195 26 13 1 0 1 12 0 0 C 12 Ron Stewart 5'11 171 38 13 1 0 1 0 0 1 G 30 Gilles Villemure 5'8 185 30 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 RW 20 Jack Egers 6'1 175 21 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 RW 10 Bill Fairbairn 5'10 170 23 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 G 1 Ed Giacomin 5'11 180 31 12 0 0 0 2 0 0 C 6 Syl Apps 6'0 185 23 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- LW 23 Don Blackburn 6'0 190 32 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- D 4 Arnie Brown 6'1 185 28 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- D 24 Ab DeMarco 6'0 170 21 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- D 25 Andre Dupont 6'0 200 21 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- LW 22 Jim Krulicki 5'11 180 22 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- C 14 Don Luce 6'2 185 22 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- D 25 Mike Robitaille 5'11 195 22 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Pos # Goalie Age GP Min GA GAA W L T Sht Pct EN SO G 1 Ed Giacomin 31 12 759 28 2.21 7 5 320 .912 2 0 G 30 Gilles Villemure 30 2 80 6 4.50 0 1 35 .829 0 0
Game Log:   Click on the date to view the game summary.
   Date         Opponent                  Result      Record
10/10/1970   at St. Louis Blues           L   1-3     0-1-0
10/14/1970   vs Buffalo Sabres            W   3-0     1-1-0
10/17/1970   at Toronto Maple Leafs       W   6-2     2-1-0
10/18/1970   vs Montreal Canadiens        W   1-0     3-1-0
10/21/1970   vs Toronto Maple Leafs       W   3-2     4-1-0
10/24/1970   at Minnesota North Stars     W   4-1     5-1-0
10/25/1970   vs California Golden Seals   T   2-2     5-1-1
10/28/1970   vs Detroit Red Wings         W   4-1     6-1-1
10/31/1970   at Boston Bruins             L   0-6     6-2-1
11/01/1970   vs Chicago Black Hawks       W   5-2     7-2-1
11/04/1970   at California Golden Seals   L   1-3     7-3-1
11/07/1970   at Los Angeles Kings         W   6-2     8-3-1
11/11/1970   vs Pittsburgh Penguins       T   3-3     8-3-2
11/14/1970   at Chicago Black Hawks       L   1-2     8-4-2
11/15/1970   vs Toronto Maple Leafs       W   4-2     9-4-2
11/18/1970   at Los Angeles Kings         W   5-3     10-4-2
11/21/1970   at Montreal Canadiens        W   5-4     11-4-2
11/22/1970   vs Minnesota North Stars     W   2-0     12-4-2
11/25/1970   at Philadelphia Flyers       L   1-3     12-5-2
11/26/1970   at Buffalo Sabres            T   2-2     12-5-3
11/28/1970   vs Boston Bruins             T   3-3     12-5-4
11/29/1970   vs Pittsburgh Penguins       W   6-2     13-5-4
12/02/1970   vs St. Louis Blues           W   4-2     14-5-4
12/05/1970   at Toronto Maple Leafs       W   1-0     15-5-4
12/06/1970   vs Vancouver Canucks         W   4-1     16-5-4
12/08/1970   at Vancouver Canucks         L   1-4     16-6-4
12/09/1970   at Los Angeles Kings         T   2-2     16-6-5
12/11/1970   at California Golden Seals   W   2-1     17-6-5
12/13/1970   vs Los Angeles Kings         W   4-0     18-6-5
12/16/1970   vs Buffalo Sabres            W   4-0     19-6-5
12/19/1970   at Minnesota North Stars     W   5-3     20-6-5
12/20/1970   vs Vancouver Canucks         W   5-1     21-6-5
12/22/1970   at Buffalo Sabres            W   7-2     22-6-5
12/23/1970   vs Pittsburgh Penguins       W   6-1     23-6-5
12/26/1970   at Detroit Red Wings         L   4-7     23-7-5
12/27/1970   vs St. Louis Blues           T   4-4     23-7-6
12/29/1970   vs California Golden Seals   W   3-2     24-7-6
01/02/1971   at Pittsburgh Penguins       W   3-1     25-7-6
01/03/1971   vs Montreal Canadiens        W   6-5     26-7-6
01/09/1971   at Minnesota North Stars     W   1-0     27-7-6
   Date         Opponent                  Result      Record
01/10/1971   at St. Louis Blues           W   4-2     28-7-6
01/12/1971   at Vancouver Canucks         W   4-2     29-7-6
01/15/1971   at California Golden Seals   L   1-3     29-8-6
01/17/1971   at Chicago Black Hawks       L   3-4     29-9-6
01/20/1971   vs Philadelphia Flyers       T   3-3     29-9-7
01/21/1971   at Buffalo Sabres            T   5-5     29-9-8
01/24/1971   vs Minnesota North Stars     W   6-2     30-9-8
01/27/1971   vs Boston Bruins             T   2-2     30-9-9
01/30/1971   at Philadelphia Flyers       L   2-5     30-10-9
01/31/1971   vs Los Angeles Kings         T   2-2     30-10-10
02/03/1971   vs Chicago Black Hawks       L   2-4     30-11-10
02/04/1971   at Detroit Red Wings         W   1-0     31-11-10
02/06/1971   at Vancouver Canucks         W   5-4     32-11-10
02/09/1971   at Boston Bruins             L   3-6     32-12-10
02/10/1971   vs Minnesota North Stars     W   4-3     33-12-10
02/13/1971   at St. Louis Blues           L   1-2     33-13-10
02/14/1971   vs St. Louis Blues           W   2-1     34-13-10
02/17/1971   at Montreal Canadiens        L   0-3     34-14-10
02/20/1971   at Pittsburgh Penguins       W   2-0     35-14-10
02/21/1971   vs Detroit Red Wings         W   4-1     36-14-10
02/24/1971   vs Philadelphia Flyers       W   4-2     37-14-10
02/27/1971   at Pittsburgh Penguins       W   4-0     38-14-10
02/28/1971   vs Vancouver Canucks         W   4-2     39-14-10
03/03/1971   vs California Golden Seals   W   8-1     40-14-10
03/06/1971   at Detroit Red Wings         T   2-2     40-14-11
03/07/1971   vs Los Angeles Kings         W   4-2     41-14-11
03/10/1971   at Chicago Black Hawks       W   4-2     42-14-11
03/12/1971   vs Philadelphia Flyers       W   7-2     43-14-11
03/14/1971   vs Toronto Maple Leafs       W   1-0     44-14-11
03/18/1971   at Philadelphia Flyers       L   1-2     44-15-11
03/20/1971   at Toronto Maple Leafs       L   1-3     44-16-11
03/21/1971   vs Montreal Canadiens        L   2-6     44-17-11
03/23/1971   vs Buffalo Sabres            W   7-2     45-17-11
03/27/1971   at Boston Bruins             W   6-3     46-17-11
03/28/1971   vs Boston Bruins             W   2-1     47-17-11
03/31/1971   vs Chicago Black Hawks       W   4-2     48-17-11
04/03/1971   at Montreal Canadiens        L   2-7     48-18-11
04/04/1971   vs Detroit Red Wings         W   6-0     49-18-11

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