1988-89 Edmonton Oilers Roster and Statistics

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Record: 38-34-8 (84 points), Finished 3rd in NHL Smythe Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Glen Sather (38-34-8)

Goals For: 325 (4th of 21), Goals Against: 306 (11th of 21)
SRS: 0.33 (6th of 21), SOS: 0.10 (4th of 21)

Playoffs:
Lost Division Semi-Finals (4-3) versus Los Angeles Kings

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
Edmonton Oilers 80 38 34 8 84 .525 325 306 0.33 0.10 7.89 83 419 19.81 78 452 82.74 27 17
League Average 80 35 36 9 79 .495 299 301 -0.03 0.00 7.50 84 403 20.91 85 405 78.95 13 12

Roster

Age is on February 1 of given season
No. Player Pos Age Ht Wt S/C Exp Birth Date Summary
23 Keith Acton C 30 5-8 170 L/- 9 April 15, 1958 11 G, 15 A, 26 P
25 Greg Adams LW 28 6-1 190 L/- 8 May 31, 1960 4 G, 5 A, 9 P
9 Glenn Anderson RW 28 6-1 190 L/- 8 October 2, 1960 16 G, 48 A, 64 P
6 Jeff Beukeboom D 23 6-5 230 R/- 2 March 28, 1965 0 G, 5 A, 5 P
32 Dave Brown RW 26 6-5 222 R/- 6 October 12, 1962 0 G, 2 A, 2 P
16 Kelly Buchberger LW 22 6-2 210 L/- 1 December 2, 1966 5 G, 9 A, 14 P
12 Jimmy Carson C 20 6-1 200 R/- 2 July 20, 1968 49 G, 51 A, 100 P
34 Glen Cochrane D 31 6-2 205 L/- 9 January 29, 1958 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
32 Nick Fotiu LW 36 6-2 210 L/- 12 May 25, 1952 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
15 Miroslav Frycer RW 29 6-0 200 L/- 7 September 27, 1959 5 G, 5 A, 10 P
31 Grant Fuhr G 26 5-10 201 -/R 7 September 28, 1962 23-26-6, 3.83 GAA
20 Martin Gelinas LW 18 5-11 202 L/- R June 5, 1970 1 G, 2 A, 3 P
21 Randy Gregg D 32 6-4 215 L/- 6 February 19, 1956 3 G, 15 A, 18 P
37 Doug Halward D 33 6-1 200 L/- 13 November 1, 1955 0 G, 7 A, 7 P
26 Ken Hammond D 25 6-1 190 L/- 4 August 22, 1963 0 G, 1 A, 1 P
22 Charlie Huddy D 29 6-0 210 L/- 8 June 2, 1959 11 G, 33 A, 44 P
27-37 Dave Hunter LW 31 5-11 195 L/- 9 January 1, 1958 3 G, 5 A, 8 P
33 Kim Issel RW 21 6-4 196 R/- R September 25, 1967 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
23 Tomas Jonsson D 28 5-10 185 L/- 7 April 12, 1960 1 G, 10 A, 11 P
2 Chris Joseph D 19 6-3 212 R/- 1 September 10, 1969 4 G, 5 A, 9 P
17 Jari Kurri RW 28 6-0 194 R/- 8 May 18, 1960 44 G, 58 A, 102 P
19 Normand Lacombe RW 24 6-0 205 R/- 4 October 18, 1964 17 G, 11 A, 28 P
7 Mark Lamb C 24 5-9 180 L/- 3 August 3, 1964 2 G, 8 A, 10 P
27 Reed Larson D 32 6-0 195 R/- 12 July 30, 1956 2 G, 7 A, 9 P
8 John LeBlanc LW 25 6-1 190 L/- 2 January 21, 1964 1 G, 0 A, 1 P
35 Francois Leroux D 18 6-6 247 L/- R April 18, 1970 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
4 Kevin Lowe D 29 6-2 200 L/- 9 April 15, 1959 7 G, 18 A, 25 P
14 Craig MacTavish C 30 6-1 195 L/- 8 August 15, 1958 21 G, 31 A, 52 P
32 Alan May RW 24 6-1 200 R/- 1 January 14, 1965 1 G, 0 A, 1 P
24 Kevin McClelland C 26 6-2 205 R/- 7 July 4, 1962 6 G, 14 A, 20 P
11 Mark Messier C 28 6-1 210 L/- 9 January 18, 1961 33 G, 61 A, 94 P
28 Craig Muni D 26 6-3 208 L/- 6 July 19, 1962 5 G, 13 A, 18 P
36 Selmar Odelein D 22 6-0 195 R/- 2 April 11, 1966 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
30 Bill Ranford G 22 5-11 185 -/L 3 December 14, 1966 15-8-2, 3.50 GAA
26 Craig Redmond D 23 5-11 190 L/- 4 September 22, 1965 3 G, 10 A, 13 P
18 Craig Simpson LW 21 6-2 195 R/- 3 February 15, 1967 35 G, 41 A, 76 P
8 Doug Smith C 25 5-11 186 R/- 7 May 17, 1963 1 G, 1 A, 2 P
5 Steve Smith D 25 6-4 215 L/- 4 April 30, 1963 3 G, 19 A, 22 P
10 Esa Tikkanen LW 24 6-1 190 L/- 3 January 25, 1965 31 G, 47 A, 78 P
34 Michael Ware RW 21 6-5 216 R/- R March 22, 1967 0 G, 1 A, 1 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 Jari Kurri RW 28 76 44 58 102 39 19 69 29 10 5 8 36 16 6 214 20.6 7.5 1.4 9.0
2 Jimmy Carson C 20 80 49 51 100 40 3 36 30 19 0 5 35 16 0 240 20.4 7.6 1.0 8.6
3 Mark Messier C 28 72 33 61 94 34 -5 130 21 6 6 4 27 28 6 164 20.1 6.3 0.7 7.0
4 Esa Tikkanen LW 24 67 31 47 78 29 10 92 17 6 8 4 28 16 3 151 20.5 5.2 1.1 6.3
5 Craig Simpson LW 21 66 35 41 76 30 -3 80 18 17 0 4 27 14 0 121 28.9 5.4 0.7 6.1
6 Glenn Anderson RW 28 79 16 48 64 22 -16 93 9 7 0 3 35 11 2 212 7.5 2.7 0.5 3.2
7 Craig MacTavish C 30 80 21 31 52 20 10 55 15 2 4 2 23 2 6 120 17.5 2.1 1.2 3.4
8 Charlie Huddy D 29 76 11 33 44 15 0 52 4 5 2 0 17 15 1 178 6.2 2.4 3.4 5.8
9 Normand Lacombe RW 24 64 17 11 28 12 2 57 15 2 0 1 11 0 0 71 23.9 0.8 0.8 1.6
10 Keith Acton C 30 46 11 15 26 10 9 47 10 0 1 1 15 0 0 74 14.9 0.9 0.8 1.7
11 Kevin Lowe D 29 76 7 18 25 9 26 98 7 0 0 1 14 3 1 85 8.2 0.8 4.8 5.6
12 Steve Smith D 25 35 3 19 22 7 5 97 3 0 0 0 12 5 2 47 6.4 1.1 1.8 2.9
13 Kevin McClelland C 26 79 6 14 20 7 -10 161 6 0 0 0 13 1 0 43 14.0 -1.2 0.7 -0.5
14 Craig Muni D 26 69 5 13 18 6 43 71 5 0 0 1 11 0 2 40 12.5 0.3 5.4 5.7
15 Randy Gregg D 32 57 3 15 18 6 -9 28 2 1 0 1 9 5 1 42 7.1 0.4 2.0 2.4
16 Kelly Buchberger LW 22 66 5 9 14 5 -14 234 4 1 0 1 6 3 0 57 8.8 -1.2 0.4 -0.8
17 Craig Redmond D 23 21 3 10 13 4 -10 12 0 3 0 0 2 8 0 29 10.3 0.7 0.4 1.1
18 Tomas Jonsson D 28 20 1 10 11 3 -12 22 0 1 0 0 2 8 0 46 2.2 0.5 0.2 0.7
19 Miroslav Frycer RW 29 14 5 5 10 4 2 18 3 2 0 0 3 2 0 33 15.2 0.5 0.2 0.8
20 Mark Lamb C 24 20 2 8 10 3 4 14 1 1 0 0 8 0 0 20 10.0 0.1 0.3 0.4
21 Greg Adams LW 28 49 4 5 9 3 1 82 4 0 0 1 5 0 0 49 8.2 -1.0 0.6 -0.4
22 Chris Joseph D 19 44 4 5 9 3 -9 54 4 0 0 0 4 0 1 36 11.1 0.1 1.5 1.5
23 Reed Larson D 32 10 2 7 9 3 1 15 1 0 1 0 5 2 0 19 10.5 0.6 0.5 1.1
24 Dave Hunter LW 31 32 3 5 8 3 -5 22 3 0 0 0 5 0 0 44 6.8 -0.4 0.2 -0.2
25 Doug Halward D 33 24 0 7 7 2 -3 25 0 0 0 0 6 1 0 8 0.0 0.0 0.9 0.9
26 Jeff Beukeboom D 23 36 0 5 5 1 2 94 0 0 0 0 4 0 1 26 0.0 -0.4 1.7 1.3
27 Martin Gelinas LW 18 6 1 2 3 1 -1 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 14 7.1 0.1 0.0 0.1
28 Doug Smith C 25 19 1 1 2 1 -1 9 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 15 6.7 -0.5 0.2 -0.3
29 Dave Brown RW 26 22 0 2 2 1 -4 56 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 14 0.0 -0.7 0.2 -0.6
30 John LeBlanc LW 25 2 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 20.0 0.1 0.0 0.1
31 Alan May RW 24 3 1 0 1 1 0 7 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 33.3 0.0 0.0 0.1
32 Grant Fuhr G 26 59 0 1 1 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 8.7
33 Ken Hammond D 25 5 0 1 1 0 -2 8 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1
34 Michael Ware RW 21 2 0 1 1 0 1 11 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0.0 0.1 0.0
35 Glen Cochrane D 31 12 0 0 0 0 -2 52 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 -0.2 0.4 0.2
36 Nick Fotiu LW 36 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0
37 Kim Issel RW 21 4 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 -0.2 0.0 -0.1
38 Francois Leroux D 18 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.1 0.1
39 Selmar Odelein D 22 2 0 0 0 0 -1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0
40 Bill Ranford G 22 29 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 3.7
Team Total 80 325 559 884 32 1911 215 83 27 38 2225 14.6 40.2 34.5 87.2

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 Grant Fuhr G 26 59 23 26 6 213 1714 1501 .876 3.83 1 3341 103 -6.30 8.7
2 Bill Ranford G 22 29 15 8 2 88 718 630 .877 3.50 1 1509 102 -1.41 3.7
Team Total 80 38 34 8 301 2432 2131 .876 3.72 2 4850 12.5

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 Mark Messier C 28 7 1 11 12 4 -1 8 1 0 0 0 23 4.3
2 Jari Kurri RW 28 7 3 5 8 3 -2 6 2 0 1 0 17 17.6
3 Steve Smith D 25 7 2 2 4 2 3 20 2 0 0 1 6 33.3
4 Esa Tikkanen LW 24 7 1 3 4 1 -1 12 1 0 0 0 17 5.9
5 Jimmy Carson C 20 7 2 1 3 1 0 6 1 1 0 1 15 13.3
6 Normand Lacombe RW 24 7 2 1 3 1 3 21 2 0 0 0 10 20.0
7 Glenn Anderson RW 28 7 1 2 3 1 -1 8 0 1 0 0 16 6.3
8 Kevin Lowe D 29 7 1 2 3 1 -1 4 1 0 0 0 11 9.1
9 Craig Muni D 26 7 0 3 3 1 -1 8 0 0 0 0 4 0.0
10 Charlie Huddy D 29 7 2 0 2 1 -2 4 1 1 0 0 17 11.8
11 Tomas Jonsson D 28 4 2 0 2 1 1 6 0 2 0 0 6 33.3
12 Craig Simpson LW 21 7 2 0 2 1 -3 10 1 1 0 1 10 20.0
13 Mark Lamb C 24 6 0 2 2 1 1 8 0 0 0 0 8 0.0
14 Kevin McClelland C 26 7 0 2 2 1 3 16 0 0 0 0 7 0.0
15 Randy Gregg D 32 7 1 0 1 1 4 4 1 0 0 0 8 12.5
16 Craig MacTavish C 30 7 0 1 1 0 1 8 0 0 0 0 10 0.0
17 Jeff Beukeboom D 23 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
18 Dave Brown RW 26 7 0 0 0 0 -2 6 0 0 0 0 5 0.0
19 Grant Fuhr G 26 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
20 Doug Halward D 33 2 0 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 0
21 Dave Hunter LW 31 6 0 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 5 0.0
22 John LeBlanc LW 25 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0
Team Total 7 20 35 55 -2 157 13 6 1 3 197 10.2

Goalies Playoffs

Goalie Stats
Rk Player Pos Age GP W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN GA%- GSAA
1 Grant Fuhr G 26 7 3 4 24 227 203 .894 3.45 1 417 99 0.19
Team Total 7 3 4 24 227 203 .894 3.45 1 417