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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 GP W L T PTS PTS% GF GA SRS SOS TG/G PP PPO PP% PPA PPOA PK% SH SHA S S% SA SV% PDO
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 2666 14.9 2372 .872
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 2397 12.4 2302 .897
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 2341 15.5 2364 .880
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 2593 11.6 2176 .887
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 2255 14.3 2419 .892
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 2417 12.7 2529 .895
7 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 2390 11.8 2577 .883
8 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 2482 11.8 2444 .882
9 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 2461 11.4 2226 .890
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 2541 11.8 2438 .886
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 2396 12.3 2240 .871
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 2504 12.7 2484 .874
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 2519 9.9 2186 .880
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 2511 11.6 2387 .871
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 2285 12.2 2425 .881
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 2347 12.1 2854 .887
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 2390 11.3 2323 .870
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 2460 12.9 2569 .863
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 2301 11.8 2437 .871
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 2411 11.3 2719 .875
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 2479 9.8 2675 .871
League Average 80 35 35 9 80 .500 297 297 0.00 0.00 7.43 89 437 20.29 89 437 79.71 13 13 2436 12.2 2436 .880

NHL All-Star Team

1st Team
G: Grant Fuhr*
D: Ray 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