1988-89 Buffalo Sabres Roster and Statistics

Franchise Index

Record: 38-35-7 (83 points), Finished 3rd in NHL Adams Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Ted Sator (38-35-7)

Goals For: 291 (13th of 21), Goals Against: 299 (10th of 21)
SRS: -0.04 (11th of 21), SOS: 0.06 (6th of 21)

Playoffs:
Lost Division Semi-Finals (4-1) versus Boston Bruins

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 35 7 83 .519 291 299 -0.04 0.06 7.38 78 380 20.53 86 410 79.02 7 12
League Average 80 35 35 9 80 .500 299 299 0.00 0.00 7.48 85 403 20.99 85 403 79.01 12 12

Roster

Age is on February 1 of given season
No. Player Pos Age Ht Wt S/C Exp Birth Date Summary
37 Shawn Anderson D 20 6-1 200 L/- 2 February 7, 1968 2 G, 10 A, 12 P
14 Mikael Andersson LW 22 5-11 181 L/- 3 May 10, 1966 0 G, 1 A, 1 P
25 Dave Andreychuk LW 25 6-4 220 R/- 6 September 29, 1963 28 G, 24 A, 52 P
9 Scott Arniel LW 26 6-1 188 L/- 7 September 17, 1962 18 G, 23 A, 41 P
30 Tom Barrasso G 23 6-3 210 -/R 5 March 31, 1965 2-7-0, 4.95 GAA
8 Doug Bodger D 22 6-2 210 L/- 4 June 18, 1966 7 G, 40 A, 47 P
1 Jacques Cloutier G 29 5-7 168 -/L 6 January 3, 1960 15-14-0, 3.63 GAA
38 Adam Creighton LW 23 6-5 220 L/- 5 June 2, 1965 7 G, 10 A, 17 P
16 Mike Donnelly LW 25 5-11 185 L/- 2 October 10, 1963 4 G, 6 A, 10 P
26 Richie Dunn D 31 6-0 200 L/- 11 May 12, 1957 0 G, 1 A, 1 P
34 Darren Eliot G 27 6-1 175 -/R 4 November 26, 1961 0-0-0, 6.27 GAA
28 Mark Ferner D 23 6-0 193 L/- 1 September 5, 1965 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
17 Mike Foligno RW 30 6-2 195 R/- 9 January 29, 1959 27 G, 22 A, 49 P
18 Bob Halkidis D 22 5-11 205 L/- 3 March 5, 1966 0 G, 1 A, 1 P
20 Mike Hartman LW 21 6-0 190 L/- 2 February 7, 1967 8 G, 9 A, 17 P
33 Benoit Hogue LW 22 5-10 194 L/- 1 October 28, 1966 14 G, 30 A, 44 P
6 Phil Housley D 24 5-10 185 L/- 6 March 9, 1964 26 G, 44 A, 70 P
3 Calle Johansson D 21 5-11 203 L/- 1 February 14, 1967 2 G, 11 A, 13 P
39 Trent Kaese RW 21 5-11 225 R/- R September 9, 1967 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
4 Uwe Krupp D 23 6-6 235 R/- 2 June 24, 1965 5 G, 13 A, 18 P
3 Grant Ledyard D 27 6-2 195 L/- 4 November 19, 1961 1 G, 5 A, 6 P
36 Jan Ludvig RW 27 5-10 190 R/- 6 September 17, 1961 0 G, 2 A, 2 P
19 Kevin Maguire C 26 6-2 200 R/- 2 January 5, 1963 8 G, 10 A, 18 P
30 Clint Malarchuk G 27 6-0 185 -/L 6 May 1, 1961 3-1-1, 2.39 GAA
32 Scott Metcalfe LW 22 6-0 195 L/- 1 January 6, 1967 1 G, 1 A, 2 P
44 Brad Miller D 19 6-4 220 L/- R July 23, 1969 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
65 Mark Napier LW 32 5-10 182 L/- 10 January 28, 1957 11 G, 17 A, 28 P
29 Jeff Parker RW 24 6-3 194 R/- 2 September 7, 1964 9 G, 9 A, 18 P
27 Larry Playfair D 30 6-4 205 L/- 10 June 23, 1958 0 G, 3 A, 3 P
56 Ken Priestlay C 21 5-10 190 L/- 2 August 24, 1967 2 G, 0 A, 2 P
31 Daren Puppa G 23 6-4 205 -/R 3 March 23, 1965 17-10-6, 3.36 GAA
5 Mike Ramsey D 28 6-3 195 L/- 9 December 3, 1960 2 G, 14 A, 16 P
55 Joe Reekie D 23 6-3 220 L/- 3 February 22, 1965 1 G, 3 A, 4 P
22 Lindy Ruff LW 28 6-2 201 L/- 9 February 17, 1960 6 G, 11 A, 17 P
21 Christian Ruuttu C 24 5-11 194 L/- 2 February 20, 1964 14 G, 46 A, 60 P
26 Darrin Shannon LW 19 6-2 210 L/- R December 8, 1969 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
23 Ray Sheppard RW 22 6-1 195 R/- 1 May 27, 1966 22 G, 21 A, 43 P
24 Steve Smith D 25 5-9 215 L/- 5 April 4, 1963 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
7 John Tucker C 24 6-0 200 R/- 5 September 29, 1964 13 G, 31 A, 44 P
77 Pierre Turgeon C 19 6-1 199 L/- 1 August 28, 1969 34 G, 54 A, 88 P
12-22 Rick Vaive RW 29 6-1 198 R/- 9 May 14, 1959 19 G, 13 A, 32 P
35 Darcy Wakaluk G 22 5-11 180 -/L R March 14, 1966 1-3-0, 4.21 GAA

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 Pierre Turgeon C 19 80 34 54 88 33 -2 26 15 19 0 5 33 20 1 182 18.7 5.7 1.0 6.7
2 Phil Housley D 24 72 26 44 70 26 6 47 21 5 0 3 17 26 1 178 14.6 5.5 3.9 9.4
3 Christian Ruuttu C 24 67 14 46 60 20 13 98 9 5 0 1 32 13 1 149 9.4 2.8 1.2 4.0
4 Dave Andreychuk LW 25 56 28 24 52 22 0 40 21 7 0 3 12 12 0 145 19.3 3.6 0.7 4.4
5 Mike Foligno RW 30 75 27 22 49 21 -7 156 16 11 0 5 17 4 1 144 18.8 2.6 0.8 3.4
6 Doug Bodger D 22 61 7 40 47 15 9 52 1 6 0 1 16 23 1 134 5.2 2.7 3.6 6.2
7 Benoit Hogue LW 22 69 14 30 44 16 -5 120 11 1 2 0 25 4 1 114 12.3 1.5 0.8 2.3
8 John Tucker C 24 60 13 31 44 15 -5 31 10 3 0 1 23 8 0 94 13.8 1.8 0.7 2.4
9 Ray Sheppard RW 22 67 22 21 43 18 -7 15 15 7 0 4 13 8 0 147 15.0 2.1 0.7 2.8
10 Scott Arniel LW 26 80 18 23 41 16 10 46 16 0 2 3 21 2 0 122 14.8 1.2 1.3 2.5
11 Rick Vaive RW 29 28 19 13 32 14 7 64 12 7 0 3 7 6 0 81 23.5 2.6 0.6 3.2
12 Mark Napier LW 32 66 11 17 28 11 -3 33 9 0 2 1 17 0 0 92 12.0 0.3 0.8 1.0
13 Jeff Parker RW 24 57 9 9 18 7 3 82 9 0 0 2 7 0 2 78 11.5 -0.3 0.8 0.6
14 Kevin Maguire C 26 60 8 10 18 7 9 241 8 0 0 2 10 0 0 35 22.9 -0.4 1.0 0.6
15 Uwe Krupp D 23 70 5 13 18 6 0 55 4 0 1 0 12 0 1 51 9.8 0.3 3.5 3.8
16 Mike Hartman LW 21 70 8 9 17 7 9 316 7 1 0 0 9 0 0 91 8.8 -0.9 1.2 0.3
17 Adam Creighton LW 23 24 7 10 17 6 -5 44 4 3 0 1 5 5 0 42 16.7 0.8 0.2 1.0
18 Lindy Ruff LW 28 63 6 11 17 6 -17 86 6 0 0 0 10 1 0 69 8.7 -0.8 0.4 -0.4
19 Mike Ramsey D 28 56 2 14 16 5 5 84 2 0 0 1 10 3 1 63 3.2 0.2 3.1 3.3
20 Calle Johansson D 21 47 2 11 13 4 -7 33 2 0 0 1 7 4 0 53 3.8 0.1 2.0 2.1
21 Shawn Anderson D 20 33 2 10 12 4 3 18 0 2 0 0 8 1 1 26 7.7 0.4 1.8 2.2
22 Mike Donnelly LW 25 22 4 6 10 4 -1 10 4 0 0 0 4 2 0 25 16.0 0.2 0.3 0.4
23 Grant Ledyard D 27 13 1 5 6 2 1 8 1 0 0 1 4 1 0 25 4.0 0.2 0.7 1.0
24 Joe Reekie D 23 15 1 3 4 1 6 26 0 1 0 0 3 0 0 14 7.1 0.1 1.1 1.1
25 Daren Puppa G 23 37 0 4 4 1 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 5.8
26 Tom Barrasso G 23 10 0 3 3 1 0 21 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.7
27 Larry Playfair D 30 42 0 3 3 1 -10 110 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 6 0.0 -0.6 1.6 0.9
28 Ken Priestlay C 21 15 2 0 2 1 -8 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 20 10.0 -0.3 0.0 -0.3
29 Scott Metcalfe LW 22 9 1 1 2 1 -1 13 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 11 9.1 -0.1 0.1 0.0
30 Jacques Cloutier G 29 36 0 2 2 1 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 4.2
31 Jan Ludvig RW 27 13 0 2 2 1 -1 39 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 11 0.0 -0.4 0.1 -0.2
32 Mikael Andersson LW 22 14 0 1 1 0 -1 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 12 0.0 -0.5 0.2 -0.3
33 Richie Dunn D 31 4 0 1 1 0 -1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1
34 Bob Halkidis D 22 16 0 1 1 0 -1 66 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 9 0.0 -0.2 0.7 0.5
35 Darren Eliot G 27 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.1
36 Mark Ferner D 23 2 0 0 0 0 -2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0
37 Trent Kaese RW 21 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
38 Clint Malarchuk G 27 7 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 1.1
39 Brad Miller D 19 7 0 0 0 0 -1 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.1 0.3 0.2
40 Darrin Shannon LW 19 3 0 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.1 0.0 -0.1
41 Steve Smith D 25 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 -0.1 0.2 0.1
42 Darcy Wakaluk G 22 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.2
Team Total 80 291 494 785 -6 2016 206 78 7 38 2232 13.0 29.6 35.3 77.1

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 Daren Puppa G 23 37 17 10 6 107 961 854 .889 3.36 1 1908 92 8.89 5.8
2 Jacques Cloutier G 29 36 15 14 0 108 857 749 .874 3.63 0 1786 104 -4.65 4.2
3 Clint Malarchuk G 27 7 3 1 1 13 142 129 .908 2.39 1 326 1.1
4 Tom Barrasso G 23 10 2 7 0 45 285 240 .842 4.95 0 545 0.7
5 Darcy Wakaluk G 22 6 1 3 0 15 90 75 .833 4.21 0 214 0.2
6 Darren Eliot G 27 2 0 0 0 7 43 36 .837 6.27 0 67 0.1
Team Total 80 38 35 7 295 2378 2083 .876 3.65 2 4846 12.1

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 Pierre Turgeon C 19 5 3 5 8 3 0 2 2 1 0 0 7 42.9
2 Mike Foligno RW 30 5 3 1 4 2 2 21 1 1 1 1 11 27.3
3 Phil Housley D 24 5 1 3 4 1 0 2 1 0 0 0 10 10.0
4 Rick Vaive RW 29 5 2 1 3 1 -5 8 0 2 0 0 15 13.3
5 Grant Ledyard D 27 5 1 2 3 1 -1 2 1 0 0 0 13 7.7
6 Dave Andreychuk LW 25 5 0 3 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 15 0.0
7 John Tucker C 24 3 0 3 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0
8 Doug Bodger D 22 5 1 1 2 1 2 11 0 1 0 0 10 10.0
9 Scott Arniel LW 26 5 1 0 1 1 -2 4 0 0 1 0 2 50.0
10 Mark Napier LW 32 3 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 50.0
11 Mike Ramsey D 28 5 1 0 1 1 0 11 0 1 0 0 6 16.7
12 Shawn Anderson D 20 5 0 1 1 0 -4 4 0 0 0 0 6 0.0
13 Uwe Krupp D 23 5 0 1 1 0 -4 4 0 0 0 0 3 0.0
14 Ray Sheppard RW 22 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0
15 Jacques Cloutier G 29 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
16 Mike Hartman LW 21 5 0 0 0 0 -1 34 0 0 0 0 3 0.0
17 Benoit Hogue LW 22 5 0 0 0 0 -1 17 0 0 0 0 4 0.0
18 Kevin Maguire C 26 5 0 0 0 0 -1 36 0 0 0 0 1 0.0
19 Clint Malarchuk G 27 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
20 Jeff Parker RW 24 5 0 0 0 0 -1 26 0 0 0 0 3 0.0
21 Larry Playfair D 30 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
22 Ken Priestlay C 21 3 0 0 0 0 -3 2 0 0 0 0 5 0.0
23 Christian Ruuttu C 24 2 0 0 0 0 -1 2 0 0 0 0 1 0.0
24 Darrin Shannon LW 19 2 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0
Team Total 5 14 22 36 -21 188 6 6 2 1 121 11.6

Goalies Playoffs

Goalie Stats
Rk Player Pos Age GP W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN GA%- GSAA
1 Jacques Cloutier G 29 4 1 3 10 108 98 .907 2.52 1 238 87 1.51
2 Clint Malarchuk G 27 1 0 1 5 32 27 .844 5.08 0 59
Team Total 5 1 4 15 140 125 .893 3.03 1 297