2003-04 Buffalo Sabres Roster and Statistics

Franchise Index

Record: 37-34-7-4 (85 points), Finished 5th in NHL Northeast Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Lindy Ruff (37-34-7-4)

Goals For: 220 (10th of 30), Goals Against: 221 (22nd of 30)
SRS: 0.02 (17th of 30), SOS: 0.04 (5th of 30)

Game Results

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Team Statistics

Team AvAge GP W L T OL PTS PTS% GF GA SRS SOS TG/G PP PPO PP% PPA PPOA PK% SH SHA
Buffalo Sabres 26.4 82 37 34 7 4 85 .518 220 221 0.02 0.04 5.38 58 367 15.80 53 348 84.77 7 9
League Average 82 35 31 11 5 87 .529 211 211 0.00 0.00 5.14 57 348 16.46 57 348 83.54 8 8

Roster

Age is on February 1 of given season
No. Player Pos Age Ht Wt S/C Exp Birth Date Summary
61 Maxim Afinogenov RW 24 6-0 190 L/- 4 September 4, 1979 17 G, 14 A, 31 P
15 Milan Bartovic RW 22 5-11 200 L/- 1 April 9, 1981 1 G, 8 A, 9 P
43 Martin Biron G 26 6-2 186 -/L 6 August 15, 1977 26-18-5, 2.52 GAA
28 Jason Botterill LW 27 6-4 220 L/- 5 May 19, 1976 2 G, 1 A, 3 P
26 Eric Boulton LW 27 6-0 224 L/- 3 August 17, 1976 1 G, 2 A, 3 P
48 Daniel Briere C 26 5-10 179 R/- 6 October 6, 1977 28 G, 37 A, 65 P
4 Brad Brown D 28 6-4 220 R/- 6 December 27, 1975 0 G, 2 A, 2 P
37 Curtis Brown C 27 6-0 200 L/- 9 February 12, 1976 9 G, 12 A, 21 P
51 Brian Campbell D 24 5-10 190 L/- 4 May 23, 1979 3 G, 8 A, 11 P
5 Andy Delmore D 27 6-1 200 R/- 5 December 26, 1976 2 G, 5 A, 7 P
23 Chris Drury C 27 5-10 191 R/- 5 August 20, 1976 18 G, 35 A, 53 P
17 J.P. Dumont RW 25 6-1 205 L/- 5 April 1, 1978 22 G, 31 A, 53 P
8 Rory Fitzpatrick D 29 6-2 208 R/- 6 January 11, 1975 4 G, 7 A, 11 P
25 Mike Grier RW 29 6-1 224 R/- 7 January 5, 1975 1 G, 8 A, 9 P
55 Jochen Hecht LW 26 6-1 198 L/- 5 June 21, 1977 15 G, 37 A, 52 P
33 Doug Janik D 23 6-2 211 L/- 1 March 26, 1980 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
5-34 Jeff Jillson D 23 6-3 215 R/- 2 July 24, 1980 0 G, 3 A, 3 P
45 Dmitri Kalinin D 23 6-3 210 L/- 4 July 22, 1980 10 G, 24 A, 34 P
12 Ales Kotalik LW 25 6-1 225 R/- 2 December 23, 1978 15 G, 11 A, 26 P
22 Adam Mair RW 24 6-1 208 R/- 4 February 15, 1979 6 G, 14 A, 20 P
74 Jay McKee D 26 6-4 203 L/- 8 September 8, 1977 2 G, 3 A, 5 P
30 Ryan Miller G 23 6-2 175 -/L 1 July 17, 1980 0-3-0, 5.06 GAA
19 Norm Milley RW 23 6-0 211 R/- 2 February 14, 1980 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
35 Mika Noronen G 24 6-2 200 -/L 3 June 17, 1979 11-17-2, 2.57 GAA
3 James Patrick D 40 6-2 202 R/- 20 June 14, 1963 4 G, 7 A, 11 P
76 Andrew Peters LW 23 6-4 240 L/- R May 5, 1980 2 G, 0 A, 2 P
38 Domenic Pittis C 29 5-11 190 L/- 6 October 1, 1974 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
29 Jason Pominville RW 21 6-0 185 R/- R November 30, 1982 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
24 Taylor Pyatt LW 22 6-4 230 L/- 3 August 19, 1981 8 G, 12 A, 20 P
9 Derek Roy C 20 5-9 184 L/- R May 4, 1983 9 G, 10 A, 19 P
81 Miroslav Satan RW 29 6-3 191 L/- 8 October 22, 1974 29 G, 28 A, 57 P
10 Henrik Tallinder D 25 6-4 215 L/- 2 January 10, 1979 1 G, 9 A, 10 P
16 Chris Taylor C 31 6-2 192 L/- 7 March 6, 1972 6 G, 6 A, 12 P
44 Alexei Zhitnik D 31 5-11 225 L/- 11 October 10, 1972 4 G, 24 A, 28 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 Daniel Briere C 26 82 28 37 65 26 -7 70 17 11 0 3 21 16 0 194 14.4 1503 18:20 6.4 1.3 7.7
2 Miroslav Satan RW 29 82 29 28 57 24 -15 30 17 11 1 5 13 15 0 206 14.1 1643 20:02 5.2 1.1 6.3
3 J.P. Dumont RW 25 77 22 31 53 21 -9 40 12 10 0 1 24 7 0 156 14.1 1310 17:00 4.9 1.0 5.9
4 Chris Drury C 27 76 18 35 53 20 8 68 12 5 1 2 21 11 3 152 11.8 1373 18:04 4.3 1.8 6.1
5 Jochen Hecht LW 26 64 15 37 52 18 17 49 12 2 1 0 24 13 0 174 8.6 1216 18:00 4.3 2.0 6.2
6 Dmitri Kalinin D 23 77 10 24 34 12 0 42 7 2 1 4 11 13 0 118 8.5 1778 23:06 3.0 3.6 6.6
7 Maxim Afinogenov RW 24 73 17 14 31 13 -4 57 14 3 0 4 11 3 0 148 11.5 1004 13:46 2.7 0.9 3.6
8 Alexei Zhitnik D 31 68 4 24 28 9 -13 102 2 2 0 0 11 12 1 134 3.0 1701 25:01 1.7 2.3 4.1
9 Ales Kotalik LW 25 62 15 11 26 11 -1 41 13 2 0 3 10 1 0 142 10.6 941 15:11 2.1 0.9 3.0
10 Curtis Brown C 27 68 9 12 21 8 2 30 6 2 1 2 11 1 0 117 7.7 1129 16:36 0.3 1.3 1.6
11 Taylor Pyatt LW 22 63 8 12 20 8 -7 25 5 1 2 4 12 0 0 98 8.2 983 15:36 0.5 0.7 1.2
12 Adam Mair RW 24 81 6 14 20 7 -3 146 5 1 0 1 14 0 0 82 7.3 780 9:38 0.8 0.7 1.5
13 Derek Roy C 20 49 9 10 19 8 -8 12 8 1 0 4 7 3 0 71 12.7 750 15:19 1.1 0.4 1.6
14 Chris Taylor C 31 54 6 6 12 5 -2 22 6 0 0 0 6 0 0 50 12.0 549 10:10 0.5 0.5 1.0
15 Rory Fitzpatrick D 29 60 4 7 11 4 -5 44 2 2 0 2 5 2 0 78 5.1 1142 19:02 0.4 1.9 2.3
16 James Patrick D 40 55 4 7 11 4 11 12 4 0 0 1 6 1 0 44 9.1 1044 18:59 0.5 3.0 3.6
17 Brian Campbell D 24 53 3 8 11 4 -8 12 3 0 0 0 7 1 0 45 6.7 850 16:02 0.6 1.0 1.7
18 Henrik Tallinder D 25 72 1 9 10 3 5 26 1 0 0 0 9 0 0 63 1.6 1323 18:23 -0.2 3.1 2.9
19 Milan Bartovic RW 22 23 1 8 9 3 1 18 1 0 0 0 8 0 0 30 3.3 296 12:53 0.3 0.4 0.7
20 Mike Grier RW 29 14 1 8 9 3 10 4 1 0 0 0 6 1 1 18 5.6 245 17:29 0.5 0.7 1.1
21 Andy Delmore D 27 37 2 5 7 2 -5 29 0 2 0 0 4 1 0 40 5.0 562 15:11 0.4 0.7 1.1
22 Jay McKee D 26 43 2 3 5 2 6 41 2 0 0 1 3 0 0 29 6.9 763 17:44 -0.1 2.0 2.0
23 Jason Botterill LW 27 19 2 1 3 1 0 14 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 20 10.0 217 11:24 0.0 0.2 0.2
24 Eric Boulton LW 27 44 1 2 3 1 -2 110 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 20 5.0 214 4:52 -0.1 0.1 0.0
25 Jeff Jillson D 23 14 0 3 3 1 -3 19 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 35 0.0 257 18:21 0.1 0.3 0.3
26 Andrew Peters LW 23 42 2 0 2 1 -3 151 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 19 10.5 175 4:10 0.0 0.1 0.0
27 Martin Biron G 26 52 0 2 2 1 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 2972 57:09 0.0 0.0 9.2
28 Brad Brown D 28 13 0 2 2 1 3 12 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 6 0.0 215 16:33 0.0 0.7 0.7
29 Mika Noronen G 24 35 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 100.0 1796 51:19 0.0 0.0 4.6
30 Doug Janik D 23 4 0 0 0 0 0 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 34 8:26 0.0 0.1 0.0
31 Ryan Miller G 23 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 -0.6
32 Norm Milley RW 23 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 17 8:20 0.0 0.0 0.0
33 Domenic Pittis C 29 4 0 0 0 0 -1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 46 11:37 -0.1 0.0 -0.1
34 Jason Pominville RW 21 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 14 14:22 0.0 0.0 0.0
Team Total 82 220 360 580 -33 1261 155 58 7 37 2301 9.6 39.9 32.8 85.9

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 Martin Biron G 26 52 26 18 5 125 1442 1317 .913 2.52 2 2972 97 3.42 9.2
2 Mika Noronen G 24 35 11 17 2 77 821 744 .906 2.57 2 1796 105 -3.88 4.6
3 Ryan Miller G 23 3 0 3 0 15 73 58 .795 5.06 0 178 -0.6
Team Total 82 37 38 7 217 2336 2119 .907 2.63 4 4946 13.2