Team Facts

1977-1978 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
Grant Cole (G) 1949 Calgary, AB, CAN 6'2" 205 L
Jerome Mrazek (G) 66 1951 Prince Albert, SK, CAN 5'10" 161 -
Pete Peeters (G) 61 1957 Edmonton, AB, CAN 6'1" 194 L
Rick St. Croix (G) 63 1955 Kenora, ON, CAN 5'10" 161 L
DEFENSEMEN
Norm Barnes (D) 64 1953 Toronto, ON, CAN 6'0" 190 L
Francis Bathe (D) 63 1954 Oshawa, ON, CAN 6'1" 185 L
Dan Clark (D) 60 1957 Toronto, ON, CAN 6'0" 194 L
Guy Delparte (D) 68 1949 Prince Albert, SK, CAN 5'10" 174 L
Dave Hynek (D) 61 1956 Toronto, ON, CAN 6'1" 201 L
Mike Korney (D/RW) 64 1953 Dauphin, MB, CAN 6'3" 220 R
Terry Murray (D) 68 1950 Shawville, QC, CAN 6'2" 198 R
Dennis Patterson (D) 68 1950 Peterborough, ON, CAN 5'8" 174 -
Rudolf Tajcnar (D) 1948 Bratislava, SVK 5'10" 201 L
FORWARDS
Brian Burke (RW) 63 1955 Providence, RI, USA 6'1" 185 R
Mike Busniuk (F/D) 66 1951 Thunder Bay, ON, CAN 6'3" 205 R
Drew Callander (C) 62 1956 Regina, SK, CAN 6'2" 187 R
Steve Coates (RW) 68 1950 Toronto, ON, CAN 5'9" 172 R
James Cunningham (LW) 62 1956 St. Paul, MN, USA - - -
Barry Duench (F) 61 1957 Kitchener, ON, CAN 6'0" 181 -
Blake Dunlop (F) 65 1953 Hamilton, ON, CAN 5'11" 179 -
Paul Evans (C) 64 1954 Toronto, ON, CAN 5'9" 181 L
Tom Gorence (RW) 61 1957 St. Paul, MN, USA 6'0" 190 R
René Hamelin (RW) 61 1957 Lac-aux-Sables, QC, CAN 6'0" 194 L
Al Hill (C) 63 1955 Nanaimo, BC, CAN 6'1" 174 L
Dave Hoyda (F) 1957 Edmonton, AB, CAN 6'1" 201 L
Bernie Johnston (C) 61 1956 Toronto, ON, CAN 5'11" 185 L
Jeff McDill (RW) 1956 Thunder Bay, ON, CAN 5'10" 190 R
Denis Meloche (C) 1952 Montréal, QC, CAN 5'9" 174 L
John Paddock (RW) 64 1954 Brandon, MB, CAN 6'3" 187 -
Dave Robinson (LW) 60 1957 White Rock, BC, CAN 5'11" 161 L
Larry Romanchych (RW/C) 68 1949 Vancouver, BC, CAN 6'1" 181 R
Wayne Schaab (C) 69 1948 Penticton, BC, CAN 5'10" 170 -
Position: G:3 D:9 F:16 | Av Age: 24.29 years | Av Ht: 6'0" | Av Wt 185 lbs | Compare with other teams

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Team Facts
  • Nationalities 28 players
    3 players
    1 player
  • Experience Maine Mariners: 3 827 GP
    NHL: 3 510 GP
    WC: 24 GP
    OG: 6 GP
    AHL: 7 080 GP
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Arena Information
  • Arena Name Cross Insurance Arena
  • Location Portland, ME, USA
  • Capacity 6 733
  • Construction Year 1977
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
1977-1978 AHL 80 43 9 28 - - 305 256 95 1 Champion
1978-1979 AHL 80 45 13 22 - - 350 252 103 1 Champion
1979-1980 AHL 80 41 11 28 - - 307 266 93 4 Conference Final loss
1980-1981 AHL 80 45 7 28 - - 319 292 97 2 Final loss
1981-1982 AHL 80 47 7 26 - - 325 272 101 2 Conference SF loss
1982-1983 AHL 80 39 8 33 - - 342 309 86 4 Final loss
1983-1984 AHL 80 33 11 36 - - 310 312 77 7 Champion
1984-1985 AHL 80 38 10 32 - - 296 266 86 4 Conference Final loss
1985-1986 AHL 80 40 9 31 - - 274 285 89 3 Conference SF loss
1986-1987 AHL 80 35 - 40 - 5 272 298 75 10 Did not make playoffs
1987-1988 AHL 80 44 7 25 - 4 308 284 99 3 Conference Final loss
1988-1989 AHL 80 32 8 40 - - 262 317 72 10 Did not make playoffs
1989-1990 AHL 80 31 11 38 - - 294 317 73 11 Did not make playoffs
1990-1991 AHL 80 34 12 34 - - 269 284 80 8 Conference QF loss
1991-1992 AHL 80 23 10 47 - - 296 352 56 15 Did not make playoffs
Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Paul Evans (F) 489 164 296 460
2. Wayne Schaab (F) 413 159 285 444
3. Steve Tsujiura (F) 406 117 238 355
4. Larry Floyd (F) 303 126 202 328
5. Gordie Clark (F) 237 132 137 269
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Paul Evans (F) 489 164 296 460
2. Wayne Schaab (F) 413 159 285 444
3. Gordie Clark (F) 237 132 137 269
4. Larry Floyd (F) 303 126 202 328
5. Steve Tsujiura (F) 406 117 238 355
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Paul Evans (F) 489 164 296 460
2. Wayne Schaab (F) 413 159 285 444
3. Steve Tsujiura (F) 406 117 238 355
4. Larry Floyd (F) 303 126 202 328
5. Gordie Clark (F) 237 132 137 269
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Bruce Shoebottom (D) 251 7 46 1069
2. John Paddock (F) 287 85 180 825
3. Glen Cochrane (D) 191 6 52 790
4. Mitch Wilson (F) 186 16 30 786
5. James Cunningham (F) 221 19 65 649
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Paul Evans (F) 489 164 296 460
2. Dennis Patterson (D) 416 13 137 150
3. Wayne Schaab (F) 413 159 285 444
4. Steve Tsujiura (F) 406 117 238 355
5. Larry Floyd (F) 303 126 202 328
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Dave Gardner (F) 37 20 55 1.486
2. Jim Vesey (F) 10 6 13 1.300
3. Blake Dunlop (F) 74 38 96 1.297
4. Barry Pederson (F) 14 5 18 1.286
5. Ken Hodge, Jr. (F) 27 13 34 1.259
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Gordie Clark (F) 1981-1982 AHL 80 50 51 101 1.26 34
2. Wayne Schaab (F) 1981-1982 AHL 80 27 69 96 1.20 22
3. Bernie Johnston (F) 1978-1979 AHL 70 29 66 95 1.36 40
4. Wayne Schaab (F) 1978-1979 AHL 80 41 50 91 1.14 43
5. Al Hill (F) 1977-1978 AHL 80 32 59 91 1.14 118
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Gordie Clark (F) 1981-1982 AHL 80 50 51 101 1.26 34
2. Gordie Clark (F) 1979-1980 AHL 79 47 43 90 1.14 64
3. Wayne Schaab (F) 1978-1979 AHL 80 41 50 91 1.14 43
4. Drew Callander (F) 1977-1978 AHL 78 40 42 82 1.05 72
5. Mike Millar (F) 1989-1990 AHL 60 40 33 73 1.22 77
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Wayne Schaab (F) 1981-1982 AHL 80 27 69 96 1.20 22
2. Bernie Johnston (F) 1978-1979 AHL 70 29 66 95 1.36 40
3. Al Hill (F) 1977-1978 AHL 80 32 59 91 1.14 118
4. Larry Floyd (F) 1985-1986 AHL 80 29 58 87 1.09 25
5. Paul Evans (F) 1981-1982 AHL 79 33 57 90 1.14 42
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Dave Brown (F) 1982-1983 AHL 71 8 6 14 0.20 418
2. Mitch Wilson (F) 1983-1984 AHL 71 6 8 14 0.20 349
3. Bruce Shoebottom (D) 1987-1988 AHL 70 2 12 14 0.20 338
4. Carl Mokosak (F) 1988-1989 AHL 53 20 18 38 0.72 337
5. Glen Cochrane (D) 1978-1979 AHL 76 1 22 23 0.30 320
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