Source: The Hockey Spectator 12/29/72
Whalers 1 4 5 - 10
Blazers   0 2 4 - 6

First Period:
1. New England, Green 9 (Ahearn, Earl) 4:52.
Penalties-Campeau, Philadelphia 2:56; Pleau, New England 14:05; Landon, New England 19:51.

Second Period:
2. Philadelphia, Lawson 18 (Lacroix, Plumb) 0:30.
3. New England, French 11 (Pleau, Sheehy) 1;16.
4. Philadelphia, McKenzie 7 (Barker, Boudreau) 2:02.
5. New England, French 12 (Pleau, Sheehy) 10:18.
6. New England, Ahearn 9 (Danby, Green) 13:57.
7. New England, Webster 22 (Caffery, Green) 17:04.
Penalties-Plante, Philadelphia 12:06.

Third Period:
8. New England, Pleau 19 (Sheehy, Ley) 1:03.
9. New England, Caffery 15 (Webster, Selby) 2:49.
10. New England, Selby 3 (Caffery, Ley) 2:53.
11. Philadelphia, Lawson 19 (Lacroix, Harker) 3:17.
12. Philadelphia, Plante 9 (Plumb) 4:51.
13. New England, Selby 4 (Caffery, Dorey) 8:14.
14. New England, Earl 6 (Danby) 10:15.
15. Philadelphia, McKenzie 8 (Campbell, Bennett) 12:36.
16. Philadelphia, Cardiff 3 (Unassisted) 13:20.
Penalties-Dorey, New England, 9:37; Caffery, New England 13:48; New England bench penalty (served by Sarrazin) 16:30.

Goalies:
Philadelphia Parent, Paille (12:53 of the 3rd); New England Landon.

Shots on goal:
New England  14 10 14 - 38
Philadelphia     6  11  20 - 37

Referee: Ron Ego.
Attendance: 3,699.