Red Army vs Bruins and Rangers 1975-76
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01-12-2013, 10:10 AM
Join Date: Oct 2003
Location: The Fenway
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Gilles Gilbert played goal in Boston for that game. Gilbert was, of course, a classic "when he's hot, he's very, very hot" goalie.
Like the other games in that 75-76 series, the Soviet's were totally outshot by the opposition, but Tretiak was well, Tretiak.
Ken Hodge was playing his last year in Boston and he'd fallen so out of favor with Don Cherry that he ended up on the 4th line with Doug Gibson and Hank Nowak.
The other bit of Boston note for me is that the Bruin's defense after Brad Park and Dallas Smith consisted of journeymen Darryl Edestrand, Gary Doak , and Al Sims. Ugh.
Vasiliev Gusev, Lutchenko Tsygankov, Kuzkin Volchenkov
Mikhailov Maltsev Kharlamov, Vikulov Zhluktov Alexandrov, Popov Kutergin Lobanov, Solodukhin, Volchkov
Boston Bruins: Gilbert
Park D.Smith, Doak Edestrand, Sims;
Schmautz Ratelle Marcotte, Bucyk Sheppard Cashman, O'Reilly A.Savard Forbes, Gibson
Penalties: Smith 16:03, Alexandrov 17:20.
1. Boston - Forbes 2:54
2. CSKA - Kharlamov (Maltsev) 4:41 PPG
3. CSKA - Kharlamov (Maltsev) 11:00
4. CSKA - Maltsev (Vasiliev) 13:19
5. Boston - Ratelle (Hodge) 17:31 PPG
Penalties: Schmautz 3:31, Cashman 11:00, Zhluktov 17:26.
6. CSKA - Tsygankov (Alexandrov, Vikulov) 0:43
7. CSKA - Alexandrov (Zhluktov) 8:58
Penalties: Tsygankov, Hodge 4:30, Schmautz 9:22
Gilbert (Bos.) 8 5 6 - 19
Tretiak (CSKA) 19 8 13 - 40
Hodge played center?
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