1997-98 Boston Bruins Roster and Statistics

Franchise Index

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 AvAge GP W L T PTS PTS% GF GA SRS SOS TG/G PP PPO PP% PPA PPOA PK% SH SHA
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
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

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 Raymond Bourque 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 6-4 220 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 GC +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TOI ATOI OPS DPS PS
1 Jason Allison C 22 81 33 50 83 32 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 26 25 42 14 13 2 1 27 10 0 144 20.1 6.7 2.1 8.8
3 Raymond Bourque D 37 82 13 35 48 17 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 19 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 20 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 16 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 15 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 14 -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 10 -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 10 -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 8 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 7 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 6 -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 5 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 3 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 3 -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 3 -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 2 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 2 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 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 10.8
21 Shawn Bates C 22 13 2 0 2 1 -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 1 -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 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 0 -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 0 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 0.0 1.0
27 Dean Chynoweth D 29 2 0 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 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 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 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 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 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 0.0 2.6
Team Total 82 221 366 587 34 1105 154 62 5 39 2230 9.9 35.6 43.8 93.9

Goalies Regular Season

Goalie Stats
Rk Player Pos Age GP W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN 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 GC +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TOI ATOI
1 Jason Allison C 22 6 2 6 8 3 0 4 1 1 0 0 13 15.4
2 Sergei Samsonov LW 19 6 2 5 7 2 1 0 2 0 0 1 18 11.1
3 Raymond Bourque D 37 6 1 4 5 2 -2 2 0 1 0 0 42 2.4
4 Dmitri Khristich RW 28 6 2 2 4 2 1 2 0 2 0 0 15 13.3
5 Darren Van Impe D 24 6 2 1 3 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 19 10.5
6 Anson Carter C 23 6 1 1 2 1 -3 0 1 0 0 0 19 5.3
7 P.J. Axelsson LW 22 6 1 0 1 1 -3 0 1 0 0 0 13 7.7
8 Rob DiMaio RW 29 6 1 0 1 1 -3 8 1 0 0 0 14 7.1
9 Kyle McLaren D 20 6 1 0 1 1 -3 4 0 1 0 0 21 4.8
10 Dave Ellett D 33 6 0 1 1 0 -1 6 0 0 0 0 11 0.0
11 Mike Sullivan C 29 6 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 10 0.0
12 Ken Baumgartner LW 31 6 0 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 0
14 Ted Donato LW 28 5 0 0 0 0 -3 2 0 0 0 0 3 0.0
15 Hal Gill D 22 6 0 0 0 0 -1 4 0 0 0 0 3 0.0
16 Steve Heinze RW 28 6 0 0 0 0 -4 6 0 0 0 0 15 0.0
17 Grant Ledyard D 36 6 0 0 0 0 -3 2 0 0 0 0 8 0.0
18 Tim Taylor C 28 6 0 0 0 0 -2 10 0 0 0 0 10 0.0
19 Joe Thornton C 18 6 0 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 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 W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN 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