1997-98 Boston Bruins Roster and Statistics

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Record: 39-30-13 (91 points), Finished 2nd in NHL Northeast Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Pat Burns (39-30-13)

Goals For: 221 (12th of 26), Goals Against: 194 (6th of 26)
SRS: 0.33 (8th of 26), SOS: 0.00 (13th of 26)

Playoffs:
Lost Conference Quarter-Finals (4-2) versus Washington Capitals

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 82 39 30 13 91 .555 221 194 0.33 0.00 5.06 62 359 17.27 44 285 84.56 5 3 2230 9.9 2153 .914
League Average 82 35 35 13 82 .500 216 216 0.00 0.00 5.28 57 380 15.08 57 380 84.92 10 10 2242 9.6 2235 .906

Roster

Age is on February 1 of given season
No. Player Pos Age Ht Wt S/C Exp Birth Date Summary
41 Jason Allison C 22 6-3 215 R/- 4 May 29, 1975 33 G, 50 A, 83 P
11-57 P.J. Axelsson LW 22 6-1 188 L/- R February 26, 1975 8 G, 19 A, 27 P
17 Shawn Bates C 22 6-0 210 R/- R April 3, 1975 2 G, 0 A, 2 P
22 Ken Baumgartner LW 31 6-1 205 L/- 10 March 11, 1966 0 G, 1 A, 1 P
77 Ray Bourque (C) D 37 5-11 219 L/- 18 December 28, 1960 13 G, 35 A, 48 P
30 Jim Carey G 23 6-2 205 -/L 3 May 31, 1974 3-2-1, 2.90 GAA
33 Anson Carter C 23 6-1 210 R/- 1 June 6, 1974 16 G, 27 A, 43 P
28 Dean Chynoweth D 29 6-1 191 R/- 8 October 30, 1968 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
34 Byron Dafoe G 26 5-11 200 -/L 5 February 25, 1971 30-25-9, 2.24 GAA
19 Rob DiMaio RW 29 5-10 190 R/- 9 February 19, 1968 10 G, 17 A, 27 P
21 Ted Donato LW 28 5-10 180 L/- 6 April 28, 1969 16 G, 23 A, 39 P
44 Dave Ellett D 33 6-2 205 L/- 13 March 30, 1964 3 G, 20 A, 23 P
25-75 Hal Gill D 22 6-7 243 L/- R April 6, 1975 2 G, 4 A, 6 P
23 Steve Heinze RW 28 5-11 202 R/- 6 January 30, 1970 26 G, 20 A, 46 P
12 Dmitri Khristich RW 28 6-2 195 R/- 7 July 23, 1969 29 G, 37 A, 66 P
45 Robert Lang C 27 6-3 217 R/- 4 December 19, 1970 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
36 Grant Ledyard D 36 6-2 195 L/- 13 November 19, 1961 2 G, 7 A, 9 P
29 Dean Malkoc D 28 6-3 215 L/- 2 January 26, 1970 1 G, 0 A, 1 P
10 Cameron Mann RW 20 6-0 195 R/- R April 20, 1977 0 G, 1 A, 1 P
18 Kyle McLaren D 20 6-4 235 L/- 2 June 18, 1977 5 G, 20 A, 25 P
60 Kirk Nielsen RW 24 6-1 205 R/- R October 19, 1973 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
39 Joel Prpic C 23 6-6 225 L/- R September 25, 1974 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
16 Randy Robitaille C 22 5-11 200 L/- 1 October 12, 1975 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
43 Jean-Yves Roy RW 28 5-10 180 L/- 3 February 17, 1969 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
14 Sergei Samsonov LW 19 5-8 188 R/- R October 27, 1978 22 G, 25 A, 47 P
42 Mike Sullivan C 29 6-2 204 L/- 6 February 27, 1968 5 G, 13 A, 18 P
32 Don Sweeney D 31 5-10 185 L/- 9 August 17, 1966 1 G, 15 A, 16 P
35 Robbie Tallas G 24 6-0 170 -/L 2 March 20, 1973 6-3-3, 1.83 GAA
26 Tim Taylor C 28 6-1 190 L/- 4 February 6, 1969 20 G, 11 A, 31 P
6 Joe Thornton C 18 6-4 225 L/- R July 2, 1979 3 G, 4 A, 7 P
37 Mattias Timander D 23 6-2 230 L/- 1 April 16, 1974 1 G, 1 A, 2 P
20 Darren Van Impe D 24 6-1 205 L/- 3 May 18, 1973 2 G, 8 A, 10 P
27 Landon Wilson RW 22 6-3 224 R/- 2 March 13, 1975 1 G, 5 A, 6 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
1 Jason Allison C 22 81 33 50 83 33 60 28 5 0 8 28 20 2 158 20.9 8.9 2.4 11.3
2 Dmitri Khristich RW 28 82 29 37 66 25 42 14 13 2 1 27 10 0 144 20.1 6.7 2.1 8.8
3 Ray Bourque D 37 82 13 35 48 2 80 4 9 0 3 12 21 2 264 4.9 4.6 4.9 9.5
4 Sergei Samsonov LW 19 81 22 25 47 9 8 15 7 0 3 17 8 0 159 13.8 4.1 1.5 5.5
5 Steve Heinze RW 28 61 26 20 46 8 54 17 9 0 6 13 7 0 160 16.3 5.1 1.2 6.3
6 Anson Carter C 23 78 16 27 43 7 31 10 6 0 4 21 6 0 179 8.9 3.1 1.4 4.5
7 Ted Donato LW 28 79 16 23 39 6 54 13 3 0 5 16 7 0 129 12.4 2.7 1.3 4.0
8 Tim Taylor C 28 79 20 11 31 -16 57 16 1 3 0 9 2 0 127 15.7 2.3 0.5 2.8
9 Rob DiMaio RW 29 79 10 17 27 -13 82 10 0 0 4 13 3 1 112 8.9 0.8 0.6 1.4
10 P.J. Axelsson LW 22 82 8 19 27 -14 38 6 2 0 1 19 0 0 144 5.6 0.5 0.6 1.1
11 Kyle McLaren D 20 66 5 20 25 13 56 3 2 0 0 14 6 0 101 5.0 1.7 4.8 6.5
12 Dave Ellett D 33 82 3 20 23 3 67 1 2 0 1 11 8 1 129 2.3 1.0 4.9 5.9
13 Mike Sullivan C 29 77 5 13 18 -1 34 5 0 0 2 12 1 0 83 6.0 -0.5 1.0 0.5
14 Don Sweeney D 31 59 1 15 16 12 24 1 0 0 0 14 1 0 55 1.8 0.5 4.3 4.8
15 Darren Van Impe D 24 50 2 8 10 4 36 0 2 0 0 3 4 1 50 4.0 0.2 3.2 3.4
16 Grant Ledyard D 36 22 2 7 9 -2 6 1 1 0 0 0 7 0 33 6.1 0.7 1.1 1.8
17 Joe Thornton C 18 55 3 4 7 -6 19 3 0 0 1 3 1 0 33 9.1 -1.1 0.5 -0.5
18 Hal Gill D 22 68 2 4 6 4 47 2 0 0 0 4 0 0 56 3.6 -0.6 4.2 3.6
19 Landon Wilson RW 22 28 1 5 6 3 7 1 0 0 0 3 2 0 26 3.8 -0.3 0.5 0.2
20 Byron Dafoe G 26 65 0 3 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 10.8
21 Shawn Bates C 22 13 2 0 2 -3 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 16.7 -0.1 0.1 0.0
22 Mattias Timander D 23 23 1 1 2 -9 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 17 5.9 -0.2 0.6 0.4
23 Dean Malkoc D 28 40 1 0 1 -12 86 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 15 6.7 -0.6 1.4 0.7
24 Ken Baumgartner LW 31 82 0 1 1 -14 199 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 28 0.0 -3.0 0.6 -2.4
25 Cameron Mann RW 20 9 0 1 1 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 6 0.0 -0.2 0.2 -0.1
26 Jim Carey G 23 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 1.0
27 Dean Chynoweth D 29 2 0 0 0 -4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0.0 -0.2 -0.2
28 Robert Lang C 27 3 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 -0.1 0.1 0.0
29 Kirk Nielsen RW 24 6 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 -0.2 0.0 -0.2
30 Joel Prpic C 23 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0
31 Randy Robitaille C 22 4 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0.0 -0.2 0.0 -0.2
32 Jean-Yves Roy RW 28 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 -0.1 0.0 0.0
33 Robbie Tallas G 24 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 2.6
Team Total 82 221 366 587 34 1105 154 62 5 39 241 115 7 2230 9.9 35.6 43.8 93.9

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 Byron Dafoe G 26 65 30 25 9 138 1602 1464 .914 2.24 6 3693 92 12.20 10.8
2 Robbie Tallas G 24 14 6 3 3 24 326 302 .926 1.83 1 788 2.6
3 Jim Carey G 23 10 3 2 1 24 225 201 .893 2.90 2 496 1.0
Team Total 82 39 30 13 186 2153 1967 .914 2.24 9 4977 14.5

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 Jason Allison C 22 6 2 6 8 0 4 1 1 0 0 13 15.4
2 Sergei Samsonov LW 19 6 2 5 7 1 0 2 0 0 1 18 11.1
3 Ray Bourque D 37 6 1 4 5 -2 2 0 1 0 0 42 2.4
4 Dmitri Khristich RW 28 6 2 2 4 1 2 0 2 0 0 15 13.3
5 Darren Van Impe D 24 6 2 1 3 0 0 1 1 0 1 19 10.5
6 Anson Carter C 23 6 1 1 2 -3 0 1 0 0 0 19 5.3
7 P.J. Axelsson LW 22 6 1 0 1 -3 0 1 0 0 0 13 7.7
8 Rob DiMaio RW 29 6 1 0 1 -3 8 1 0 0 0 14 7.1
9 Kyle McLaren D 20 6 1 0 1 -3 4 0 1 0 0 21 4.8
10 Dave Ellett D 33 6 0 1 1 -1 6 0 0 0 0 11 0.0
11 Mike Sullivan C 29 6 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 10 0.0
12 Ken Baumgartner LW 31 6 0 0 0 0 14 0 0 0 0 1 0.0
13 Byron Dafoe G 26 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 Ted Donato LW 28 5 0 0 0 -3 2 0 0 0 0 3 0.0
15 Hal Gill D 22 6 0 0 0 -1 4 0 0 0 0 3 0.0
16 Steve Heinze RW 28 6 0 0 0 -4 6 0 0 0 0 15 0.0
17 Grant Ledyard D 36 6 0 0 0 -3 2 0 0 0 0 8 0.0
18 Tim Taylor C 28 6 0 0 0 -2 10 0 0 0 0 10 0.0
19 Joe Thornton C 18 6 0 0 0 0 9 0 0 0 0 3 0.0
20 Landon Wilson RW 22 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0
Team Total 6 13 21 34 -26 75 7 6 0 2 239 5.4

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 Byron Dafoe G 26 6 2 4 14 159 145 .912 1.99 1 422 104 -0.50
Team Total 6 2 4 14 159 145 .912 1.99 1 422