1997-98 Colorado Avalanche Roster and Statistics

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Record: 39-26-17 (95 points), Finished 1st in NHL Pacific Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Marc Crawford (39-26-17)

Goals For: 231 (6th of 26), Goals Against: 205 (12th of 26)
SRS: 0.27 (10th of 26), SOS: -0.04 (24th of 26)

Playoffs:
Lost Conference Quarter-Finals (4-3) versus Edmonton Oilers

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
Colorado Avalanche 82 39 26 17 95 .579 231 205 0.27 -0.05 5.32 74 426 17.37 53 409 87.04 8 12
League Average 82 34 35 13 81 .493 215 218 -0.04 0.00 5.28 57 380 14.98 58 382 84.83 10 10

Roster

Age is on February 1 of given season
No. Player Pos Age Ht Wt S/C Exp Birth Date Summary
6 Wade Belak D 21 6-5 222 R/- 1 July 3, 1976 1 G, 1 A, 2 P
1 Craig Billington G 31 5-10 170 -/L 9 September 11, 1966 8-7-4, 2.32 GAA
20 Rene Corbet LW 24 6-0 195 L/- 4 June 25, 1973 16 G, 12 A, 28 P
18 Adam Deadmarsh RW 22 6-0 205 R/- 3 May 10, 1975 22 G, 21 A, 43 P
12 Shean Donovan RW 23 6-3 218 R/- 3 January 22, 1975 5 G, 7 A, 12 P
14 Tom Fitzgerald C 29 6-0 190 R/- 9 August 28, 1968 2 G, 1 A, 3 P
52 Adam Foote D 26 6-2 220 R/- 6 July 10, 1971 3 G, 14 A, 17 P
21 Peter Forsberg C 24 6-0 205 L/- 3 July 20, 1973 25 G, 66 A, 91 P
5 Alexei Gusarov D 33 6-3 185 L/- 7 July 8, 1964 4 G, 10 A, 14 P
11 Keith Jones RW 29 6-2 200 L/- 5 November 8, 1968 3 G, 7 A, 10 P
13 Valeri Kamensky LW 31 6-2 198 R/- 6 April 18, 1966 26 G, 40 A, 66 P
24 Jon Klemm D 28 6-2 205 R/- 5 January 8, 1970 6 G, 8 A, 14 P
4 Uwe Krupp D 32 6-6 235 R/- 11 June 24, 1965 9 G, 22 A, 31 P
17 Jari Kurri C 37 6-0 194 R/- 16 May 18, 1960 5 G, 17 A, 22 P
28 Eric Lacroix LW 26 6-1 210 L/- 4 July 15, 1971 16 G, 15 A, 31 P
40 Brad Larsen LW 20 6-0 210 L/- R June 28, 1977 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
2 Sylvain Lefebvre D 30 6-2 205 L/- 8 October 14, 1967 0 G, 10 A, 10 P
22 Claude Lemieux RW 32 6-1 215 R/- 14 July 16, 1965 26 G, 27 A, 53 P
27 Francois Leroux LW 27 6-6 247 L/- 9 April 18, 1970 1 G, 2 A, 3 P
10 Josef Marha LW 21 6-0 176 L/- 2 June 2, 1976 2 G, 5 A, 7 P
14 Christian Matte RW 23 6-0 190 R/- 1 January 20, 1975 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
29 Eric Messier D 24 6-2 195 L/- 1 October 29, 1973 4 G, 12 A, 16 P
3 Aaron Miller D 26 6-3 210 R/- 4 August 11, 1971 2 G, 2 A, 4 P
16 Jeff Odgers RW 28 5-11 200 R/- 6 May 31, 1969 5 G, 8 A, 13 P
8 Sandis Ozolinsh D 25 6-3 215 L/- 5 August 3, 1972 13 G, 38 A, 51 P
9 Mike Ricci C 26 6-0 200 L/- 7 October 27, 1971 0 G, 4 A, 4 P
33 Patrick Roy G 32 6-2 185 -/L 13 October 5, 1965 31-19-13, 2.39 GAA
10 Warren Rychel LW 30 6-0 205 L/- 6 May 12, 1967 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
19 Joe Sakic C 28 5-11 195 L/- 9 July 7, 1969 27 G, 36 A, 63 P
15 Yves Sarault LW 25 6-1 190 L/- 3 December 23, 1972 1 G, 0 A, 1 P
7 Pascal Trepanier D 24 6-0 210 R/- R September 4, 1973 0 G, 1 A, 1 P
26 Stephane Yelle C 23 6-2 182 L/- 2 May 9, 1974 7 G, 15 A, 22 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 Peter Forsberg C 24 72 25 66 91 31 6 94 15 7 3 7 36 30 0 202 12.4 0 0:00 9.0 1.1 10.1
2 Valeri Kamensky LW 31 75 26 40 66 25 -2 60 18 8 0 4 21 19 0 173 15.0 0 0:00 6.4 0.9 7.3
3 Joe Sakic C 28 64 27 36 63 24 0 50 14 12 1 2 20 16 0 254 10.6 0 0:00 6.7 0.8 7.5
4 Claude Lemieux RW 32 78 26 27 53 21 -7 115 14 11 1 1 20 7 0 261 10.0 0 0:00 5.0 0.7 5.7
5 Sandis Ozolinsh D 25 66 13 38 51 17 -12 65 4 9 0 2 12 26 0 135 9.6 0 0:00 5.1 2.3 7.3
6 Adam Deadmarsh RW 22 73 22 21 43 17 0 125 12 10 0 6 13 6 2 187 11.8 0 0:00 3.8 0.9 4.7
7 Eric Lacroix LW 26 82 16 15 31 13 0 84 11 5 0 6 12 3 0 126 12.7 0 0:00 1.6 1.0 2.7
8 Uwe Krupp D 32 78 9 22 31 11 21 38 4 5 0 2 13 8 1 149 6.0 0 0:00 2.4 5.4 7.8
9 Rene Corbet LW 24 68 16 12 28 12 8 133 12 4 0 4 7 5 0 117 13.7 0 0:00 1.9 1.2 3.0
10 Stephane Yelle C 23 81 7 15 22 8 -10 48 6 0 1 0 15 0 0 93 7.5 0 0:00 -0.1 0.6 0.5
11 Jari Kurri C 37 70 5 17 22 7 6 12 3 2 0 0 11 5 1 61 8.2 0 0:00 0.1 1.1 1.2
12 Adam Foote D 26 77 3 14 17 5 -3 124 3 0 0 1 12 1 1 64 4.7 0 0:00 0.4 3.5 3.9
13 Eric Messier D 24 62 4 12 16 5 4 20 4 0 0 0 6 6 0 66 6.1 0 0:00 0.7 3.3 4.0
14 Jon Klemm D 28 67 6 8 14 5 -3 30 6 0 0 0 8 0 0 60 10.0 0 0:00 0.6 3.0 3.6
15 Alexei Gusarov D 33 72 4 10 14 5 9 42 3 0 1 1 8 1 1 47 8.5 0 0:00 0.3 4.2 4.5
16 Jeff Odgers RW 28 68 5 8 13 5 5 213 5 0 0 0 8 0 0 47 10.6 0 0:00 -0.8 1.0 0.3
17 Shean Donovan RW 23 47 5 7 12 5 3 48 5 0 0 0 7 0 0 57 8.8 0 0:00 -0.1 0.7 0.6
18 Keith Jones RW 29 23 3 7 10 3 -4 22 2 1 0 2 4 3 0 31 9.7 0 0:00 0.4 0.1 0.6
19 Sylvain Lefebvre D 30 81 0 10 10 3 2 48 0 0 0 0 7 2 1 66 0.0 0 0:00 -0.7 4.1 3.4
20 Josef Marha LW 21 11 2 5 7 2 0 4 2 0 0 0 2 3 0 10 20.0 0 0:00 0.5 0.1 0.6
21 Aaron Miller D 26 55 2 2 4 2 0 51 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 29 6.9 0 0:00 -0.6 2.7 2.1
22 Mike Ricci C 26 6 0 4 4 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 5 0.0 0 0:00 0.2 0.1 0.3
23 Tom Fitzgerald C 29 11 2 1 3 1 0 22 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 14 14.3 0 0:00 0.1 0.1 0.2
24 Francois Leroux LW 27 50 1 2 3 1 -3 140 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 14 7.1 0 0:00 -1.5 0.5 -1.0
25 Patrick Roy G 32 65 0 3 3 1 0 39 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0:00 0.0 0.0 12.8
26 Wade Belak D 21 8 1 1 2 1 -3 27 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 2 50.0 0 0:00 0.1 0.2 0.3
27 Yves Sarault LW 25 2 1 0 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 100.0 0 0:00 0.1 0.1 0.2
28 Pascal Trepanier D 24 15 0 1 1 0 -2 18 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 9 0.0 0 0:00 -0.2 0.6 0.4
29 Craig Billington G 31 23 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 0.0 0.0 4.6
30 Brad Larsen LW 20 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 0.0 0.0 0.0
31 Christian Matte RW 23 5 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0.0 0 0:00 -0.2 0.1 -0.1
32 Warren Rychel LW 30 8 0 0 0 0 -1 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 0 0:00 -0.3 0.1 -0.2
Team Total 82 231 404 635 15 1705 149 74 8 39 2290 10.1 40.9 40.4 98.6

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 Patrick Roy G 32 65 31 19 13 153 1825 1672 .916 2.39 4 3835 89 18.11 12.8
2 Craig Billington G 31 23 8 7 4 45 588 543 .923 2.32 1 1162 82 10.13 4.6
Team Total 82 39 26 17 198 2413 2215 .918 2.38 5 4997 17.4

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 Peter Forsberg C 24 7 6 5 11 5 3 12 4 2 0 0 18 33.3
2 Sandis Ozolinsh D 25 7 0 7 7 2 -3 14 0 0 0 0 19 0.0
3 Claude Lemieux RW 32 7 3 3 6 2 2 8 2 1 0 1 29 10.3
4 Valeri Kamensky LW 31 7 2 3 5 2 1 18 1 1 0 0 17 11.8
5 Joe Sakic C 28 6 2 3 5 2 0 6 1 0 1 2 24 8.3
6 Adam Deadmarsh RW 22 7 2 0 2 1 -1 4 1 1 0 0 14 14.3
7 Stephane Yelle C 23 7 1 0 1 1 -3 12 1 0 0 0 7 14.3
8 Tom Fitzgerald C 29 7 0 1 1 0 -2 20 0 0 0 0 8 0.0
9 Alexei Gusarov D 33 7 0 1 1 0 1 6 0 0 0 0 3 0.0
10 Uwe Krupp D 32 7 0 1 1 0 2 4 0 0 0 0 18 0.0
11 Patrick Roy G 32 7 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
12 Craig Billington G 31 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
13 Rene Corbet LW 24 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 5 0.0
14 Adam Foote D 26 7 0 0 0 0 -1 23 0 0 0 0 12 0.0
15 Keith Jones RW 29 7 0 0 0 0 -1 13 0 0 0 0 12 0.0
16 Jon Klemm D 28 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0
17 Jari Kurri C 37 4 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0
18 Eric Lacroix LW 26 7 0 0 0 0 -2 6 0 0 0 0 5 0.0
19 Sylvain Lefebvre D 30 7 0 0 0 0 -1 4 0 0 0 0 4 0.0
20 Aaron Miller D 26 7 0 0 0 0 0 8 0 0 0 0 6 0.0
21 Jeff Odgers RW 28 6 0 0 0 0 -1 25 0 0 0 0 4 0.0
22 Warren Rychel LW 30 6 0 0 0 0 -2 24 0 0 0 0 4 0.0
Team Total 7 16 25 41 -8 209 10 5 1 3 212 7.5

Goalies Playoffs

Goalie Stats
Rk Player Pos Age GP W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN GA%- GSAA
1 Patrick Roy G 32 7 3 4 18 191 173 .906 2.51 0 430 111 -1.78
2 Craig Billington G 31 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0 1
Team Total 7 3 4 18 191 173 .906 2.51 0 431