1982-83 Buffalo Sabres Roster and Statistics

Franchise Index

Record: 38-29-13 (89 points), Finished 3rd in NHL Adams Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Scotty Bowman (38-29-13)

Goals For: 318 (9th of 21), Goals Against: 285 (6th of 21)
SRS: 0.43 (7th of 21), SOS: 0.02 (10th of 21)

Playoffs:
Lost Division Finals (4-3) versus Boston Bruins
Won Division Semi-Finals (3-0) versus Montreal Canadiens

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
Buffalo Sabres 80 38 29 13 89 .556 318 285 0.43 0.02 7.54 67 311 21.54 48 274 82.48 12 9
League Average 80 34 34 12 80 .500 309 309 0.00 0.00 7.73 71 310 22.92 71 310 77.08 9 9

Roster

Age is on February 1 of given season
No. Player Pos Age Ht Wt S/C Exp Birth Date Summary
29 Dave Andreychuk C 19 6-4 220 R/- R September 29, 1963 14 G, 23 A, 37 P
1 Jacques Cloutier G 23 5-7 168 -/L 1 January 3, 1960 10-7-6, 3.50 GAA
18 Paul Cyr LW 19 5-10 180 L/- R October 31, 1963 15 G, 12 A, 27 P
25 Mal Davis LW 26 5-11 180 L/- 2 October 10, 1956 8 G, 12 A, 20 P
31 David Fenyves D 22 6-0 192 L/- R April 29, 1960 0 G, 8 A, 8 P
23 Ron Fischer D 23 6-2 195 R/- 1 April 12, 1959 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
17 Mike Foligno RW 24 6-2 195 R/- 3 January 29, 1959 22 G, 25 A, 47 P
25 Jere Gillis LW 26 6-0 194 L/- 5 January 18, 1957 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
24 Bill Hajt D 31 6-3 215 L/- 9 November 18, 1951 3 G, 12 A, 15 P
9 Gilles Hamel LW 22 6-3 183 L/- 2 March 18, 1960 22 G, 20 A, 42 P
6 Phil Housley D 18 5-10 185 L/- R March 9, 1964 19 G, 47 A, 66 P
32 Gary McAdam RW 27 5-11 175 L/- 7 December 31, 1955 1 G, 0 A, 1 P
7 Dale McCourt C 26 5-10 180 R/- 5 January 26, 1957 20 G, 32 A, 52 P
8 Tony McKegney LW 24 6-0 200 L/- 4 February 15, 1958 36 G, 37 A, 73 P
19-23 Sean McKenna RW 20 6-0 190 R/- 1 March 7, 1962 10 G, 14 A, 24 P
14 Mike Moller RW 20 6-0 194 R/- 2 June 16, 1962 6 G, 12 A, 18 P
33 Phil Myre G 34 6-1 185 -/L 13 November 1, 1948 3-2-0, 4.20 GAA
26 Steve Patrick RW 21 6-4 206 R/- 2 February 4, 1961 9 G, 13 A, 22 P
11 Gilbert Perreault C 32 6-1 180 L/- 12 November 13, 1950 30 G, 46 A, 76 P
20 Brent Peterson C 24 6-0 190 R/- 4 February 15, 1958 13 G, 24 A, 37 P
27 Larry Playfair D 24 6-4 205 L/- 4 June 23, 1958 4 G, 13 A, 17 P
10 Craig Ramsay LW 31 5-10 175 L/- 11 March 17, 1951 11 G, 18 A, 29 P
5 Mike Ramsey D 22 6-3 195 L/- 3 December 3, 1960 8 G, 30 A, 38 P
15 Geordie Robertson RW 23 6-0 165 R/- R August 1, 1959 1 G, 2 A, 3 P
22 Lindy Ruff LW 22 6-2 201 L/- 3 February 17, 1960 12 G, 17 A, 29 P
28 Bob Sauve G 27 5-8 175 -/L 6 June 17, 1955 25-20-7, 3.45 GAA
21 Jean-Francois Sauve C 23 5-6 175 L/- 2 January 23, 1960 0 G, 4 A, 4 P
12 Andre Savard C 29 6-1 185 L/- 9 February 9, 1953 16 G, 25 A, 41 P
16 Ric Seiling RW 25 6-1 180 R/- 5 December 15, 1957 19 G, 22 A, 41 P
23 Kai Suikkanen LW 23 6-2 205 L/- 1 June 29, 1959 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
4 John Van Boxmeer D 30 6-0 190 R/- 9 November 20, 1952 6 G, 21 A, 27 P
3 Hannu Virta D 19 5-11 183 L/- 1 March 22, 1963 13 G, 24 A, 37 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 Gilbert Perreault C 32 77 30 46 76 29 -10 34 20 8 2 5 32 13 1 192 15.6 4.6 0.8 5.3
2 Tony McKegney LW 24 78 36 37 73 30 2 18 26 10 0 2 28 9 0 180 20.0 4.8 1.1 5.8
3 Phil Housley D 18 77 19 47 66 24 -4 39 8 11 0 2 24 23 0 183 10.4 4.6 3.9 8.4
4 Dale McCourt C 26 62 20 32 52 20 -12 10 16 3 1 3 28 4 0 117 17.1 2.7 0.5 3.2
5 Mike Foligno RW 24 66 22 25 47 19 9 135 18 4 0 4 20 5 0 130 16.9 2.4 1.1 3.5
6 Gilles Hamel LW 22 66 22 20 42 18 4 26 20 2 0 1 13 7 0 120 18.3 2.0 1.0 3.0
7 Ric Seiling RW 25 75 19 22 41 17 2 41 13 6 0 2 14 6 2 127 15.0 1.4 1.1 2.4
8 Andre Savard C 29 68 16 25 41 16 11 28 11 3 2 2 23 1 1 122 13.1 1.4 1.2 2.6
9 Mike Ramsey D 22 77 8 30 38 13 20 55 6 1 1 1 23 5 2 116 6.9 1.8 5.1 6.9
10 Dave Andreychuk C 19 43 14 23 37 14 6 16 11 3 0 1 11 12 0 66 21.2 2.0 0.7 2.7
11 Brent Peterson C 24 75 13 24 37 14 10 38 11 1 1 0 20 3 1 98 13.3 0.6 1.3 1.9
12 Hannu Virta D 19 74 13 24 37 14 7 18 9 2 2 1 15 9 0 169 7.7 2.1 4.3 6.4
13 Lindy Ruff LW 22 60 12 17 29 11 15 130 10 2 0 1 14 3 0 110 10.9 0.6 1.2 1.8
14 Craig Ramsay LW 31 64 11 18 29 11 14 7 8 0 3 1 18 0 0 87 12.6 0.4 1.2 1.6
15 Paul Cyr LW 19 36 15 12 27 12 -6 59 10 5 0 2 9 3 0 65 23.1 1.6 0.3 1.9
16 John Van Boxmeer D 30 65 6 21 27 9 7 53 5 1 0 1 10 11 0 144 4.2 1.1 3.8 4.9
17 Sean McKenna RW 20 46 10 14 24 9 -4 4 9 1 0 1 12 2 0 69 14.5 0.6 0.5 1.1
18 Steve Patrick RW 21 56 9 13 22 9 4 26 9 0 0 1 13 0 0 63 14.3 0.0 0.9 0.9
19 Mal Davis LW 26 24 8 12 20 8 -6 0 5 3 0 3 6 6 0 32 25.0 1.1 0.2 1.2
20 Mike Moller RW 20 49 6 12 18 7 2 14 5 1 0 3 12 0 0 43 14.0 -0.2 0.7 0.5
21 Larry Playfair D 24 79 4 13 17 6 5 180 4 0 0 0 12 1 0 75 5.3 -0.1 4.5 4.4
22 Bill Hajt D 31 72 3 12 15 5 6 26 3 0 0 1 12 0 0 52 5.8 -0.1 4.1 4.0
23 David Fenyves D 22 24 0 8 8 2 -10 14 0 0 0 0 8 0 0 20 0.0 0.1 0.7 0.8
24 Jean-Francois Sauve C 23 9 0 4 4 1 0 9 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 15 0.0 -0.1 0.1 0.1
25 Geordie Robertson RW 23 5 1 2 3 1 -1 7 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 10 10.0 0.1 0.0 0.1
26 Gary McAdam RW 27 4 1 0 1 1 -4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 33.3 0.0 -0.1 -0.1
27 Bob Sauve G 27 54 0 1 1 0 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 9.8
28 Jacques Cloutier G 23 25 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 4.3
29 Ron Fischer D 23 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 -0.1 0.2 0.1
30 Jere Gillis LW 26 3 0 0 0 0 -6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 -0.1 -0.1 -0.2
31 Phil Myre G 34 5 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.7
32 Kai Suikkanen LW 23 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Team Total 80 318 514 832 62 997 239 67 12 38 2413 13.2 35.1 40.3 90.2

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 Bob Sauve G 27 54 25 20 7 179 3.45 1 3110 9.8
2 Jacques Cloutier G 23 25 10 7 6 81 3.50 0 1390 4.3
3 Phil Myre G 34 5 3 2 0 21 4.20 0 300 0.7
Team Total 80 38 29 13 281 3.51 1 4800 14.8

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 Mike Ramsey D 22 10 4 4 8 3 15 4 0 0 1
2 Phil Housley D 18 10 3 4 7 3 2 2 1 0 0
3 Gilbert Perreault C 32 10 0 7 7 2 8 0 0 0 0
4 Lindy Ruff LW 22 10 4 2 6 3 47 4 0 0 0
5 Dale McCourt C 26 10 3 2 5 2 4 1 2 0 1
6 Mike Foligno RW 24 10 2 3 5 2 39 2 0 0 0
7 Craig Ramsay LW 31 10 2 3 5 2 4 2 0 0 0
8 Ric Seiling RW 25 10 2 3 5 2 6 2 0 0 0
9 Tony McKegney LW 24 10 3 1 4 2 4 2 1 0 2
10 Gilles Hamel LW 22 9 2 2 4 2 2 1 1 0 0
11 Paul Cyr LW 19 10 1 3 4 1 6 0 1 0 0
12 Andre Savard C 29 10 0 4 4 1 8 0 0 0 0
13 Brent Peterson C 24 10 1 2 3 1 28 1 0 0 1
14 Hannu Virta D 19 10 1 2 3 1 4 1 0 0 0
15 Dave Andreychuk C 19 4 1 0 1 1 4 1 0 0 0
16 Mal Davis LW 26 6 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0
17 John Van Boxmeer D 30 9 1 0 1 1 10 0 1 0 0
18 Larry Playfair D 24 5 0 1 1 0 11 0 0 0 0
19 David Fenyves D 22 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
20 Bill Hajt D 31 10 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0
21 Phil Myre G 34 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
22 Steve Patrick RW 21 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
23 Bob Sauve G 27 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
24 Jim Wiemer D 22 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Team Total 10 31 43 74 206 24 7 0 5

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 Bob Sauve G 27 10 6 4 28 3.08 2 545
2 Phil Myre G 34 1 0 0 7 7.37 0 57
Team Total 10 6 4 35 3.49 2 602