1977-1978 Detroit Red Wings

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32-34-14 Lost Conf Semi
Record Outcome

1977-78 Detroit Red Wings

What was the record of the 1977-78 Detroit Red Wings?

The Detroit Red Wings finished the regular season with a 32-34-14 record. They went 22-11-7 at home and 10-23-7 on the road. Including the playoffs, the Detroit Red Wings went 35-38-14. Their final game was a loss in the Conference Semi-Finals to the Montreal Canadiens.

What division did the 1977-78 Detroit Red Wings play in?

The 1977-78 Detroit Red Wings played in the Norris Division of the Prince of Wales Conference.

What was the 1977-78 Detroit Red Wings record by month?

The 1977-78 Detroit Red Wings had their best month in March, when they went 7-3-4 and had a 64.3% win percentage. Their worst month was December, when they went 2-9-2 and had a 23.1% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Goal Differential
October '77 3-3-2 50% -1
November '77 6-6-1 50% +7
December '77 2-9-2 23.1% -23
January '78 6-4-2 58.3% -4
February '78 6-6-2 50% -1
March '78 7-3-4 64.3% +11
April '78 2-3-1 41.7% -3

Did the 1977-78 Detroit Red Wings make the Playoffs?

Yes, the Detroit Red Wings made the Playoffs in 1978. They won their first series against the Atlanta Flames in the First Round. They eventually lost against the Montreal Canadiens in the Conference Semi-Finals.

How did the 1977-78 Detroit Red Wings perform in overtime games?

The 1977-78 Detroit Red Wings did not play any overtime games in the regular season.

What was the longest win streak for the 1977-78 Detroit Red Wings?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1977-78 Detroit Red Wings was a 3 game winning streak on 2 separate stretches during the season.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1977-78 Detroit Red Wings?

The longest losing streak that the Detroit Red Wings had during the 1977-78 regular season was 8 games, which happened once during the season.

1977-78 Detroit Red Wings Schedule

= Playoff Team

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Thu, Oct 13, 1977 vs Toronto Maple Leafs Tie 3 - 3
Sat, Oct 15, 1977 @ Los Angeles Kings Loss 2 - 4
Tue, Oct 18, 1977 @ Vancouver Canucks Loss 2 - 3
Thu, Oct 20, 1977 vs Montreal Canadiens Tie 2 - 2
Sat, Oct 22, 1977 @ Minnesota North Stars Win 4 - 2
Wed, Oct 26, 1977 @ Pittsburgh Penguins Win 4 - 3
Thu, Oct 27, 1977 vs Minnesota North Stars Win 3 - 1
Sat, Oct 29, 1977 @ Toronto Maple Leafs Loss 4 - 7
Wed, Nov 2, 1977 vs Pittsburgh Penguins Win 3 - 1
Sat, Nov 5, 1977 vs Cleveland Barons Loss 3 - 4
Sun, Nov 6, 1977 @ Cleveland Barons Win 4 - 1
Wed, Nov 9, 1977 vs Washington Capitals Tie 1 - 1
Sat, Nov 12, 1977 vs New York Rangers Win 3 - 1
Sun, Nov 13, 1977 @ Philadelphia Flyers Loss 0 - 3
Wed, Nov 16, 1977 vs St. Louis Blues Win 10 - 1
Fri, Nov 18, 1977 @ Atlanta Flames Loss 3 - 5
Sat, Nov 19, 1977 @ St. Louis Blues Win 2 - 1
Wed, Nov 23, 1977 vs Philadelphia Flyers Win 4 - 1
Sat, Nov 26, 1977 @ Montreal Canadiens Loss 1 - 3
Sun, Nov 27, 1977 vs New York Islanders Loss 1 - 4
Wed, Nov 30, 1977 @ Pittsburgh Penguins Loss 4 - 6
Sat, Dec 3, 1977 @ Toronto Maple Leafs Loss 2 - 4
Sun, Dec 4, 1977 @ Buffalo Sabres Loss 1 - 6
Tue, Dec 6, 1977 vs Chicago Black Hawks Loss 1 - 2
Thu, Dec 8, 1977 @ Boston Bruins Loss 4 - 6
Sat, Dec 10, 1977 @ New York Islanders Loss 4 - 7
Thu, Dec 15, 1977 vs New York Rangers Tie 5 - 5
Sat, Dec 17, 1977 @ St. Louis Blues Win 3 - 2
Sun, Dec 18, 1977 @ New York Rangers Loss 2 - 6
Wed, Dec 21, 1977 vs Buffalo Sabres Loss 3 - 5
Fri, Dec 23, 1977 @ Washington Capitals Loss 2 - 3
Tue, Dec 27, 1977 vs Colorado Rockies Win 5 - 2
Thu, Dec 29, 1977 @ Buffalo Sabres Tie 3 - 3
Sat, Dec 31, 1977 vs Boston Bruins Loss 0 - 7
Thu, Jan 5, 1978 vs Toronto Maple Leafs Win 2 - 1
Sun, Jan 8, 1978 vs Los Angeles Kings Win 4 - 3
Wed, Jan 11, 1978 @ Washington Capitals Win 6 - 3
Thu, Jan 12, 1978 vs Montreal Canadiens Loss 1 - 6
Sat, Jan 14, 1978 vs Buffalo Sabres Win 6 - 2
Wed, Jan 18, 1978 @ Colorado Rockies Tie 4 - 4
Thu, Jan 19, 1978 vs Chicago Black Hawks Win 4 - 2
Sat, Jan 21, 1978 @ Boston Bruins Loss 1 - 7
Sun, Jan 22, 1978 vs Washington Capitals Win 6 - 3
Sat, Jan 28, 1978 @ Chicago Black Hawks Loss 1 - 6
Sun, Jan 29, 1978 vs Philadelphia Flyers Tie 3 - 3
Tue, Jan 31, 1978 vs Pittsburgh Penguins Loss 3 - 5
Wed, Feb 1, 1978 @ Cleveland Barons Loss 0 - 2
Sat, Feb 4, 1978 @ Toronto Maple Leafs Tie 2 - 2
Sun, Feb 5, 1978 vs Cleveland Barons Win 4 - 3
Tue, Feb 7, 1978 @ Los Angeles Kings Win 2 - 1
Thu, Feb 9, 1978 vs Boston Bruins Loss 3 - 5
Sat, Feb 11, 1978 @ New York Islanders Loss 5 - 8
Sun, Feb 12, 1978 vs Vancouver Canucks Win 8 - 3
Thu, Feb 16, 1978 vs Atlanta Flames Win 5 - 3
Sat, Feb 18, 1978 @ Philadelphia Flyers Loss 2 - 4
Sun, Feb 19, 1978 vs Los Angeles Kings Win 5 - 1
Thu, Feb 23, 1978 vs Washington Capitals Win 4 - 1
Sat, Feb 25, 1978 @ Atlanta Flames Tie 2 - 2
Sun, Feb 26, 1978 vs St. Louis Blues Loss 1 - 3
Tue, Feb 28, 1978 @ Montreal Canadiens Loss 3 - 9
Wed, Mar 1, 1978 @ New York Rangers Loss 2 - 3
Sat, Mar 4, 1978 @ Minnesota North Stars Win 3 - 1
Sun, Mar 5, 1978 vs Minnesota North Stars Win 4 - 3
Thu, Mar 9, 1978 vs Boston Bruins Tie 2 - 2
Sat, Mar 11, 1978 vs Colorado Rockies Win 5 - 4
Sun, Mar 12, 1978 vs Vancouver Canucks Tie 4 - 4
Thu, Mar 16, 1978 @ Los Angeles Kings Tie 3 - 3
Sat, Mar 18, 1978 @ Vancouver Canucks Win 5 - 4
Sun, Mar 19, 1978 @ Colorado Rockies Loss 4 - 6
Wed, Mar 22, 1978 vs Atlanta Flames Win 4 - 1
Sat, Mar 25, 1978 @ Pittsburgh Penguins Tie 2 - 2
Sun, Mar 26, 1978 @ Washington Capitals Win 4 - 1
Tue, Mar 28, 1978 vs Buffalo Sabres Win 7 - 0
Thu, Mar 30, 1978 vs Los Angeles Kings Loss 0 - 4
Sat, Apr 1, 1978 @ Chicago Black Hawks Loss 0 - 2
Sun, Apr 2, 1978 vs New York Islanders Loss 2 - 5
Wed, Apr 5, 1978 @ Cleveland Barons Tie 5 - 5
Thu, Apr 6, 1978 vs Pittsburgh Penguins Win 6 - 4
Sat, Apr 8, 1978 @ Montreal Canadiens Loss 1 - 5
Sun, Apr 9, 1978 vs Montreal Canadiens Win 4 - 0
Playoffs
First Round (Won 2 - 0)
Tue, Apr 11, 1978 @ Atlanta Flames Win 5 - 3
Thu, Apr 13, 1978 vs Atlanta Flames Win 3 - 2
Conference Semi-Finals (Lost 1 - 4)
Mon, Apr 17, 1978 @ Montreal Canadiens Loss 2 - 6
Wed, Apr 19, 1978 @ Montreal Canadiens Win 4 - 2
Fri, Apr 21, 1978 vs Montreal Canadiens Loss 2 - 4
Sun, Apr 23, 1978 vs Montreal Canadiens Loss 0 - 8
Tue, Apr 25, 1978 @ Montreal Canadiens Loss 2 - 4

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