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1987-88 NHL Season Summary

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League Champion: Edmonton Oilers

Hart Memorial Trophy: Mario Lemieux (70 G, 98 A, 168 P)
Vezina Trophy: Grant Fuhr (40-24-9, 3.43 GAA)
Calder Memorial Trophy: Joe Nieuwendyk (51 G, 41 A, 92 P)

Goals Leader: Mario Lemieux (70)
Assists Leader: Wayne Gretzky (109)
Points Leader: Mario Lemieux (168)

League Standings

Playoff teams are marked with an asterisk (*)
Clarence Campbell Conference GP W L T PTS PTS% GF GA SRS SOS
Norris Division
Detroit Red Wings* 80 41 28 11 93 .581 322 269 0.44 -0.23
St. Louis Blues* 80 34 38 8 76 .475 278 294 -0.35 -0.15
Chicago Blackhawks* 80 30 41 9 69 .431 284 328 -0.67 -0.12
Toronto Maple Leafs* 80 21 49 10 52 .325 273 345 -0.99 -0.09
Minnesota North Stars 80 19 48 13 51 .319 242 349 -1.38 -0.05
Smythe Division
Calgary Flames* 80 48 23 9 105 .656 397 305 1.10 -0.05
Edmonton Oilers* 80 44 25 11 99 .619 363 288 0.91 -0.03
Winnipeg Jets* 80 33 36 11 77 .481 292 310 -0.15 0.08
Los Angeles Kings* 80 30 42 8 68 .425 318 359 -0.41 0.10
Vancouver Canucks 80 25 46 9 59 .369 272 320 -0.49 0.11
Prince of Wales Conference GP W L T PTS PTS% GF GA SRS SOS
Adams Division
Montreal Canadiens* 80 45 22 13 103 .644 298 238 0.71 -0.04
Boston Bruins* 80 44 30 6 94 .588 300 251 0.59 -0.03
Buffalo Sabres* 80 37 32 11 85 .531 283 305 -0.22 0.06
Hartford Whalers* 80 35 38 7 77 .481 249 267 -0.17 0.05
Quebec Nordiques 80 32 43 5 69 .431 271 306 -0.37 0.07
Patrick Division
New York Islanders* 80 39 31 10 88 .550 308 267 0.54 0.03
Philadelphia Flyers* 80 38 33 9 85 .531 292 292 0.07 0.07
Washington Capitals* 80 38 33 9 85 .531 281 249 0.44 0.04
New Jersey Devils* 80 38 36 6 82 .513 295 296 0.06 0.07
New York Rangers 80 36 34 10 82 .513 300 283 0.26 0.05
Pittsburgh Penguins 80 36 35 9 81 .506 319 316 0.10 0.06

League Playoff Series

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Stanley Cup Final (4-0): Edmonton Oilers over Boston Bruins  ▪  View Matchup »  
 
Conference Finals (4-1): Edmonton Oilers over Detroit Red Wings  ▪  View Matchup »  
Conference Finals (4-3): Boston Bruins over New Jersey Devils  ▪  View Matchup »  
 
Division Finals (4-0): Edmonton Oilers over Calgary Flames  ▪  View Matchup »  
Division Finals (4-1): Detroit Red Wings over St. Louis Blues  ▪  View Matchup »  
Division Finals (4-3): New Jersey Devils over Washington Capitals  ▪  View Matchup »  
Division Finals (4-1): Boston Bruins over Montreal Canadiens  ▪  View Matchup »  
 
Division Semi-Finals (4-1): Edmonton Oilers over Winnipeg Jets  ▪  View Matchup »  
Division Semi-Finals (4-1): Calgary Flames over Los Angeles Kings  ▪  View Matchup »  
Division Semi-Finals (4-1): St. Louis Blues over Chicago Blackhawks  ▪  View Matchup »  
Division Semi-Finals (4-2): Detroit Red Wings over Toronto Maple Leafs  ▪  View Matchup »  
Division Semi-Finals (4-3): Washington Capitals over Philadelphia Flyers  ▪  View Matchup »  
Division Semi-Finals (4-2): New Jersey Devils over New York Islanders  ▪  View Matchup »  
Division Semi-Finals (4-2): Boston Bruins over Buffalo Sabres  ▪  View Matchup »  
Division Semi-Finals (4-2): Montreal Canadiens over Hartford Whalers  ▪  View Matchup »  

Team Statistics

Rk Team AvAge GP W L T PTS PTS% GF GA SRS SOS TG/G PP PPO PP% PPA PPOA PK% SH SHA
1 Calgary Flames* 80 48 23 9 105 .656 397 305 1.10 -0.05 8.78 109 383 28.46 94 480 80.42 23 11
2 Montreal Canadiens* 80 45 22 13 103 .644 298 238 0.71 -0.04 6.70 63 397 15.87 64 395 83.80 7 17
3 Edmonton Oilers* 80 44 25 11 99 .619 363 288 0.91 -0.03 8.14 88 402 21.89 86 447 80.76 20 11
4 Boston Bruins* 80 44 30 6 94 .588 300 251 0.59 -0.03 6.89 74 446 16.59 70 425 83.53 14 10
5 Detroit Red Wings* 80 41 28 11 93 .581 322 269 0.44 -0.23 7.39 72 383 18.80 73 453 83.89 20 8
6 New York Islanders* 80 39 31 10 88 .550 308 267 0.54 0.03 7.19 87 387 22.48 94 416 77.40 8 8
7 Washington Capitals* 80 38 33 9 85 .531 281 249 0.44 0.04 6.63 94 469 20.04 75 394 80.96 8 15
8 Buffalo Sabres* 80 37 32 11 85 .531 283 305 -0.22 0.06 7.35 80 464 17.24 96 439 78.13 8 13
9 Philadelphia Flyers* 80 38 33 9 85 .531 292 292 0.07 0.07 7.30 83 461 18.00 90 475 81.05 15 6
10 New York Rangers 80 36 34 10 82 .513 300 283 0.26 0.05 7.29 111 491 22.61 82 423 80.61 6 11
11 New Jersey Devils* 80 38 36 6 82 .513 295 296 0.06 0.07 7.39 98 479 20.46 101 467 78.37 18 12
12 Pittsburgh Penguins 80 36 35 9 81 .506 319 316 0.10 0.06 7.94 110 500 22.00 120 507 76.33 18 19
13 Hartford Whalers* 80 35 38 7 77 .481 249 267 -0.17 0.05 6.45 84 477 17.61 67 426 84.27 9 17
14 Winnipeg Jets* 80 33 36 11 77 .481 292 310 -0.15 0.08 7.53 110 432 25.46 94 444 78.83 11 17
15 St. Louis Blues* 80 34 38 8 76 .475 278 294 -0.35 -0.15 7.15 82 413 19.85 83 402 79.35 13 5
16 Chicago Blackhawks* 80 30 41 9 69 .431 284 328 -0.67 -0.12 7.65 98 426 23.00 96 484 80.17 18 13
17 Quebec Nordiques 80 32 43 5 69 .431 271 306 -0.37 0.07 7.21 99 456 21.71 96 410 76.59 8 17
18 Los Angeles Kings* 80 30 42 8 68 .425 318 359 -0.41 0.10 8.46 103 474 21.73 96 425 77.41 11 14
19 Vancouver Canucks 80 25 46 9 59 .369 272 320 -0.49 0.11 7.40 81 435 18.62 83 404 79.46 10 18
20 Toronto Maple Leafs* 80 21 49 10 52 .325 273 345 -0.99 -0.09 7.73 54 347 15.56 93 420 77.86 12 9
21 Minnesota North Stars 80 19 48 13 51 .319 242 349 -1.38 -0.05 7.39 81 450 18.00 108 436 75.23 10 16
League Average 80 35 36 9 79 .496 296 299 -0.03 0.00 7.44 89 439 20.24 89 438 79.60 13 13

NHL All-Star Team

1st Team
G: Grant Fuhr*
D: Raymond Bourque*
D: Scott Stevens*
C: Mario Lemieux*
LW: Luc Robitaille*
RW: Hakan Loob
2nd Team
G: Patrick Roy*
D: Brad McCrimmon
D: Gary Suter
C: Wayne Gretzky*
LW: Michel Goulet*
RW: Cam Neely*

NHL All-Rookie Team

1st Team
G: Darren Pang
D: Calle Johansson
D: Glen Wesley
F: Iain Duncan
F: Joe Nieuwendyk*
F: Ray Sheppard