All logos are the trademark & property of their owners and not Sports Reference LLC. Subscribe to our Free Newsletter, This Month in Sports ReferenceFind out when we add a feature or make a change. The standings of the teams in the World Hockey Association for the 1975-76 season. WHA hat tricks courtesy Scott Surgent. W-L-T Data Provided By Note: Pos = Position; GP = Games played; G = Goals; A = Assists; Pts = Points; +/- = plus/minus; PIM = Penalty minutes; PPG = Power-play goals; SHG = Short-handed goals; GWG = Game-winning goals Theoretically, fourteen teams would play 80 games each, but only twelve teams finished the season, with cancelled games involving the Civics or Saints being rescheduled on the fly, and four of five Canadian Division teams played 81 games, as a result. Or write about sports? 1975 … WHA VS EUROPE 1975-76. Most historical data provided by Dan Diamond and Associates. In addition, the Vancouver Blazers franchise moved to Calgary and became the Cowboys. The 1975–76 WHA season was the fourth season of the World Hockey Association.After the Baltimore Blades and Chicago Cougars folded, the league stayed at 14 teams by adding the Cincinnati Stingers and Denver Spurs. [3], Houston Aeros 4, San Diego Mariners 2 – Quarterfinals, Houston Aeros 4, New England Whalers 3 – Semifinals, Winnipeg Jets 4, Houston Aeros 0 – Avco Cup Finals, "1975-76 Houston Aeros Statistics -",–76_Houston_Aeros_season&oldid=962234655, Articles with empty sections from July 2010, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 12 June 2020, at 21:34. Our reasoning for presenting offensive logos. Become a Stathead & surf this site ad-free. Site Last Updated: Tuesday, October 20, 4:30AM Question, Comment, Feedback, or Correction? Leagues-> WHA-> 1975-76-> San Diego Mariners-> Schedule and Results. The 1975–76 Houston Aeros season was the Aeros' fourth season of operation in the World Hockey Association (WHA). Question, Comment, Feedback, or Correction? Watch our How-To Videos to Become a Stathead, Subscribe to Stathead and get access to more data than you can imagine. The Minnesota Fighting Saints became the second team to fold mid-season when the franchise was not financially successful, despite having a winning record at the time. 17 September 1975: Jets' Ulf Nilsson, Bobby Hull and Ted Green chasing Sweden's Dan Söderström for the puck. The Aeros again qualified first for the playoffs and made it to the Avco Cup Final but lost the championship to the Winnipeg Jets. In addition, the Vancouver Blazers franchise moved to Calgary and became the Cowboys. Gordie Howe scored 102 points, while his son Mark led the team with 39 goals.[1]. Logos were compiled by the amazing Do you have a blog? Find out more. The New England Whalers, Cleveland Crusaders, the Phoenix Roadrunners and the San Diego Mariners participated in Preliminary Rounds, with two teams advancing to the main bracket. All rights reserved. Are you a Stathead, too? While the Aeros won the series, they had nothing left for the Final and the Winnipeg Jets defeated the Aeros 4–0 to win the Avco Cup. Assists Leaders: Marc Tardif (77), J.C. Tremblay (77), Every Sports Reference Social Media Account, Site Last Updated: Monday, November 2, 7:31PM.