1986-87 Boston Bruins Roster and Statistics

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Record: 39-34-7 (85 points), Finished 3rd in NHL Adams Division (Schedule and Results)

Coach: Butch Goring (5-7-1), Terry O'Reilly (34-27-6)

Goals For: 301 (6th of 21), Goals Against: 276 (6th of 21)
SRS: 0.32 (5th of 21), SOS: 0.01 (9th of 21)

Playoffs:
Lost Division Semi-Finals (4-0) versus Montreal Canadiens

Game Results

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Team Statistics

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
Boston Bruins 80 39 34 7 85 .531 301 276 0.32 0.01 7.21 65 334 19.46 60 325 81.54 13 5 2401 12.5 2367 .884
League Average 80 36 36 9 80 .500 294 294 0.00 0.00 7.34 72 344 20.98 72 344 79.02 10 10 2401 12.2 2400 .880

Roster

Age is on February 1 of given season
No. Player Pos Age Ht Wt S/C Exp Birth Date Summary
7 Ray Bourque (C) D 26 5-11 219 L/- 7 December 28, 1960 23 G, 72 A, 95 P
34 Paul Boutilier D 23 6-0 200 L/- 5 May 3, 1963 5 G, 9 A, 14 P
12 Randy Burridge LW 21 5-9 188 L/- 1 January 7, 1966 1 G, 4 A, 5 P
33 Lyndon Byers RW 22 6-1 200 R/- 3 February 29, 1964 2 G, 3 A, 5 P
38 Wade Campbell D 26 6-4 220 R/- 4 January 2, 1961 0 G, 3 A, 3 P
32 John Carter LW 23 5-10 181 L/- 1 May 3, 1963 0 G, 1 A, 1 P
40 Alain Cote D 19 6-0 207 R/- 1 April 14, 1967 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
14 Geoff Courtnall LW 24 6-1 204 L/- 3 August 18, 1962 13 G, 23 A, 36 P
18 Keith Crowder RW 28 6-0 190 R/- 6 January 6, 1959 22 G, 30 A, 52 P
35 Cleon Daskalakis G 24 5-9 175 -/L 2 September 29, 1962 2-0-0, 4.33 GAA
20 Dwight Foster C 29 5-10 190 R/- 9 April 2, 1957 4 G, 12 A, 16 P
10 Thomas Gradin C 30 5-11 176 R/- 8 February 18, 1956 12 G, 31 A, 43 P
39 Greg Johnston RW 22 6-1 205 R/- 3 January 14, 1965 12 G, 15 A, 27 P
11 Steve Kasper C 25 5-8 175 L/- 6 September 28, 1961 20 G, 30 A, 50 P
31 Doug Keans G 29 5-7 185 -/L 7 January 7, 1958 18-8-4, 3.34 GAA
28 Reed Larson D 30 6-0 195 R/- 10 July 30, 1956 12 G, 24 A, 36 P
13 Ken Linseman C 28 5-11 180 L/- 8 August 11, 1958 15 G, 34 A, 49 P
17 Nevin Markwart LW 22 5-10 180 L/- 3 December 9, 1964 10 G, 9 A, 19 P
19 Tom McCarthy LW 26 6-2 200 L/- 7 July 31, 1960 30 G, 29 A, 59 P
16 Rick Middleton (C) RW 33 5-11 170 R/- 12 December 4, 1953 31 G, 37 A, 68 P
26 Mike Milbury D 34 6-1 200 L/- 11 June 17, 1952 6 G, 16 A, 22 P
29 Jay Miller LW 26 6-2 210 L/- 1 July 16, 1960 1 G, 4 A, 5 P
8 Cam Neely RW 21 6-1 218 R/- 3 June 6, 1965 36 G, 36 A, 72 P
38 Kraig Nienhuis LW 25 6-2 205 L/- 1 May 9, 1961 4 G, 2 A, 6 P
41 Allen Pedersen D 22 6-3 210 L/- R January 13, 1965 1 G, 11 A, 12 P
30 Bill Ranford G 20 5-11 185 -/L 1 December 14, 1966 16-20-2, 3.33 GAA
36 Dave Reid LW 22 6-1 217 L/- 3 May 15, 1964 3 G, 3 A, 6 P
1 Pat Riggin G 27 5-9 170 -/R 7 May 26, 1959 3-5-1, 3.39 GAA
1 Roberto Romano G 24 5-6 170 -/L 4 October 10, 1962 0-1-0, 6.00 GAA
23 Charlie Simmer LW 32 6-3 210 L/- 12 March 20, 1954 29 G, 40 A, 69 P
21 Frank Simonetti D 24 6-1 190 R/- 2 September 11, 1962 1 G, 0 A, 1 P
42 Bob Sweeney C 23 6-3 200 R/- R January 25, 1964 2 G, 4 A, 6 P
27 Mats Thelin D 25 5-10 185 L/- 2 March 30, 1961 1 G, 3 A, 4 P
22 Michael Thelven D 26 5-11 185 R/- 1 January 7, 1961 5 G, 15 A, 20 P

Scoring Regular Season

Scoring Goals Assists Ice Time Point Shares
Rk Player Pos Age GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TOI ATOI OPS DPS PS BLK HIT FOwin FOloss FO%
1 Ray Bourque D 26 78 23 72 95 44 36 16 6 1 3 43 27 2 334 6.9 7.2 6.4 13.5
2 Cam Neely RW 21 75 36 36 72 23 143 29 7 0 3 27 9 0 206 17.5 5.1 1.6 6.7
3 Charlie Simmer LW 32 80 29 40 69 20 59 18 11 0 4 30 10 0 137 21.2 4.2 1.5 5.7
4 Rick Middleton RW 33 76 31 37 68 7 6 23 4 4 3 23 12 2 141 22.0 4.4 1.1 5.5
5 Tom McCarthy LW 26 68 30 29 59 10 31 23 7 0 6 11 18 0 121 24.8 4.0 1.1 5.1
6 Keith Crowder RW 28 58 22 30 52 20 106 18 4 0 5 26 4 0 114 19.3 3.3 1.3 4.5
7 Steve Kasper C 25 79 20 30 50 -4 51 14 4 2 2 25 2 3 110 18.2 2.1 0.9 3.0
8 Ken Linseman C 28 64 15 34 49 15 126 12 3 0 3 30 4 0 94 16.0 2.3 1.2 3.5
9 Thomas Gradin C 30 64 12 31 43 4 18 7 2 3 3 25 4 2 87 13.8 1.6 0.9 2.5
10 Geoff Courtnall LW 24 65 13 23 36 -4 117 11 2 0 1 16 7 0 178 7.3 1.1 0.7 1.8
11 Reed Larson D 30 66 12 24 36 9 95 3 9 0 1 12 12 0 209 5.7 2.2 3.8 6.0
12 Greg Johnston RW 22 76 12 15 27 -7 79 12 0 0 1 13 1 1 131 9.2 0.0 0.7 0.7
13 Mike Milbury D 34 68 6 16 22 22 96 5 0 1 1 13 1 2 59 10.2 0.7 4.6 5.3
14 Michael Thelven D 26 34 5 15 20 -2 18 2 3 0 0 10 4 1 60 8.3 1.2 1.6 2.8
15 Nevin Markwart LW 22 64 10 9 19 -6 225 10 0 0 2 9 0 0 65 15.4 -0.3 0.6 0.3
16 Dwight Foster C 29 47 4 12 16 1 37 3 0 1 0 11 0 1 23 17.4 -0.3 0.6 0.3
17 Paul Boutilier D 23 52 5 9 14 -2 84 3 1 1 0 7 2 0 68 7.4 0.4 2.5 2.9
18 Allen Pedersen D 22 79 1 11 12 -15 71 1 0 0 0 10 0 1 56 1.8 -0.6 3.1 2.5
19 Kraig Nienhuis LW 25 16 4 2 6 -5 2 2 2 0 0 0 2 0 25 16.0 0.1 0.1 0.2
20 Dave Reid LW 22 12 3 3 6 -1 0 3 0 0 0 3 0 0 19 15.8 0.2 0.1 0.3
21 Bob Sweeney C 23 14 2 4 6 -5 21 2 0 0 0 3 1 0 13 15.4 0.1 0.0 0.1
22 Lyndon Byers RW 22 18 2 3 5 -1 53 2 0 0 0 3 0 0 14 14.3 -0.2 0.2 0.0
23 Randy Burridge LW 21 23 1 4 5 -6 16 1 0 0 1 3 0 1 27 3.7 -0.4 0.1 -0.3
24 Jay Miller LW 26 55 1 4 5 -11 208 1 0 0 0 4 0 0 27 3.7 -1.7 0.4 -1.3
25 Mats Thelin D 25 59 1 3 4 -8 69 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 39 2.6 -0.8 2.5 1.7
26 Wade Campbell D 26 14 0 3 3 -1 24 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 20 0.0 -0.1 0.6 0.6
27 Doug Keans G 29 36 0 2 2 0 24 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 5.0
28 Frank Simonetti D 24 25 1 0 1 -6 17 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 9.1 -0.4 0.9 0.6
29 John Carter LW 23 8 0 1 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 12 0.0 -0.2 0.2 -0.1
30 Bill Ranford G 20 41 0 1 1 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 7.2
31 Alain Cote D 19 3 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 -0.1 0.1 0.0
32 Cleon Daskalakis G 24 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.2
33 Pat Riggin G 27 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 1.2
34 Roberto Romano G 24 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Team Total 80 301 503 804 93 1840 223 65 13 39 364 120 16 2401 12.5 34.9 39.5 88.1

Goalies Regular Season

Goalie Stats
Rk Player Pos Age GP GS W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN QS QS% RBS GA%- GSAA GPS
1 Doug Keans G 29 36 18 8 4 108 909 801 .881 3.34 0 1942 99 1.04 5.0
2 Bill Ranford G 20 41 16 20 2 124 1137 1013 .891 3.33 3 2234 91 12.39 7.2
3 Pat Riggin G 27 10 3 5 1 29 236 207 .877 3.39 0 513 1.2
4 Cleon Daskalakis G 24 2 2 0 0 7 51 44 .863 4.33 0 97 0.2
5 Roberto Romano G 24 1 0 1 0 6 34 28 .824 6.00 0 60 0.0
Team Total 80 39 34 7 274 2367 2093 .884 3.39 3 4846 13.7

Scoring Playoffs

Scoring Goals Assists Ice Time
Rk Player Pos Age GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TOI ATOI
1 Cam Neely RW 21 4 5 1 6 -1 8 2 3 0 0 19 26.3
2 Rick Middleton RW 33 4 2 2 4 -1 0 0 1 1 0 6 33.3
3 Thomas Gradin C 30 4 0 4 4 -1 0 0 0 0 0 7 0.0
4 Ray Bourque D 26 4 1 2 3 -1 0 1 0 0 0 22 4.5
5 Ken Linseman C 28 4 1 1 2 -2 22 1 0 0 0 5 20.0
6 Tom McCarthy LW 26 4 1 1 2 -4 4 0 1 0 0 7 14.3
7 Steve Kasper C 25 3 0 2 2 -4 0 0 0 0 0 5 0.0
8 Reed Larson D 30 4 0 2 2 -6 2 0 0 0 0 16 0.0
9 Randy Burridge LW 21 2 1 0 1 -2 2 1 0 0 0 2 50.0
10 Keith Crowder RW 28 4 0 1 1 -1 4 0 0 0 0 6 0.0
11 Lyndon Byers RW 22 1 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0
12 Wade Campbell D 26 4 0 0 0 -2 11 0 0 0 0 6 0.0
13 Geoff Courtnall LW 24 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0
14 Dwight Foster C 29 3 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 4 0.0
15 Greg Johnston RW 22 4 0 0 0 -4 0 0 0 0 0 5 0.0
16 Doug Keans G 29 2 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0
17 Nevin Markwart LW 22 4 0 0 0 -3 9 0 0 0 0 1 0.0
18 Mike Milbury D 34 4 0 0 0 -2 4 0 0 0 0 2 0.0
19 Allen Pedersen D 22 4 0 0 0 -5 4 0 0 0 0 3 0.0
20 Bill Ranford G 20 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
21 Dave Reid LW 22 2 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0
22 Charlie Simmer LW 32 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0
23 Frank Simonetti D 24 4 0 0 0 -1 6 0 0 0 0 4 0.0
24 Bob Sweeney C 23 3 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0
Team Total 4 11 16 27 -45 82 5 5 1 0 127 8.7

Goalies Playoffs

Goalie Stats
Rk Player Pos Age GP GS W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN QS QS% RBS GA%- GSAA
1 Doug Keans G 29 2 0 2 11 58 47 .810 5.50 0 120
2 Bill Ranford G 20 2 0 2 8 55 47 .855 3.90 0 123
Team Total 4 0 4 19 113 94 .832 4.69 0 243