1995-96 Florida Panthers Roster and Statistics

Franchise Index

Record: 41-31-10 (92 points), Finished 3rd in NHL Atlantic Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Doug MacLean (41-31-10)

Goals For: 254 (12th of 26), Goals Against: 234 (6th of 26)
SRS: 0.27 (8th of 26), SOS: 0.02 (9th of 26)

Playoffs:
Lost Stanley Cup Final (4-0) versus Colorado Avalanche
Won Conference Finals (4-3) versus Pittsburgh Penguins
Won Conference Semi-Finals (4-2) versus Philadelphia Flyers
Won Conference Quarter-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
Florida Panthers 82 41 31 10 92 .561 254 234 0.27 0.02 5.95 81 468 17.31 63 370 82.97 11 12
League Average 82 36 36 11 82 .500 258 258 0.00 0.00 6.29 74 413 17.93 74 413 82.07 12 12

Roster

Age is on February 1 of given season
No. Player Pos Age Ht Wt S/C Exp Birth Date Summary
14 Stu Barnes C 25 5-11 182 R/- 4 December 25, 1970 19 G, 25 A, 44 P
26 Jesse Belanger C 26 6-1 190 R/- 4 June 15, 1969 17 G, 21 A, 38 P
2 Terry Carkner D 29 6-3 210 L/- 9 March 7, 1966 3 G, 10 A, 13 P
7 Mike Casselman C 27 5-11 190 L/- R August 23, 1968 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
16 Gilbert Dionne LW 25 6-0 194 L/- 5 September 19, 1970 1 G, 2 A, 3 P
9 Radek Dvorak RW 18 6-2 195 R/- R March 9, 1977 13 G, 14 A, 27 P
21 Tom Fitzgerald C 27 6-0 190 R/- 7 August 28, 1968 13 G, 21 A, 34 P
30 Mark Fitzpatrick G 27 6-2 195 -/L 7 November 13, 1968 15-11-3, 2.96 GAA
29 Johan Garpenlov LW 27 6-0 185 L/- 5 March 21, 1968 23 G, 28 A, 51 P
15 Brett Harkins LW 25 6-1 185 L/- 1 July 2, 1970 0 G, 3 A, 3 P
18 Mike Hough LW 32 6-1 197 L/- 9 February 6, 1963 7 G, 16 A, 23 P
12 Jody Hull RW 26 6-2 195 R/- 7 February 2, 1969 20 G, 17 A, 37 P
55 Ed Jovanovski D 19 6-3 220 L/- R June 26, 1976 10 G, 11 A, 21 P
22 Bob Kudelski RW 31 6-1 205 R/- 8 March 3, 1964 0 G, 1 A, 1 P
3 Paul Laus D 25 6-1 215 R/- 2 September 26, 1970 3 G, 6 A, 9 P
11 Bill Lindsay LW 24 6-0 195 L/- 4 May 17, 1971 12 G, 22 A, 34 P
10 Dave Lowry LW 30 6-1 195 L/- 10 February 14, 1965 10 G, 14 A, 24 P
27 Scott Mellanby RW 29 6-1 210 R/- 10 June 11, 1966 32 G, 38 A, 70 P
5 Gord Murphy D 28 6-2 195 R/- 7 March 23, 1967 8 G, 22 A, 30 P
51 David Nemirovsky RW 19 6-2 205 R/- R August 1, 1976 0 G, 2 A, 2 P
44 Rob Niedermayer C 21 6-2 203 L/- 2 December 28, 1974 26 G, 35 A, 61 P
26 Ray Sheppard RW 29 6-1 195 R/- 8 May 27, 1966 8 G, 2 A, 10 P
20 Brian Skrudland C 32 6-0 195 L/- 10 July 31, 1963 7 G, 20 A, 27 P
25 Geoff Smith D 26 6-3 194 L/- 6 March 7, 1969 3 G, 7 A, 10 P
19 Brad Smyth RW 22 6-0 200 R/- R March 13, 1973 1 G, 1 A, 2 P
28 Martin Straka LW 23 5-9 180 L/- 3 September 3, 1972 2 G, 4 A, 6 P
24 Robert Svehla D 27 6-0 209 R/- 1 January 2, 1969 8 G, 49 A, 57 P
8 Magnus Svensson D 32 5-11 180 L/- 1 March 1, 1963 2 G, 9 A, 11 P
34 John Vanbiesbrouck G 32 5-8 176 -/L 13 September 4, 1963 26-20-7, 2.68 GAA
23 Rhett Warrener D 20 6-1 203 R/- R January 27, 1976 0 G, 3 A, 3 P
40 Steve Washburn C 20 6-2 198 L/- R April 10, 1975 0 G, 1 A, 1 P
6 Jason Woolley D 26 6-0 203 L/- 4 July 27, 1969 6 G, 28 A, 34 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 Scott Mellanby RW 29 79 32 38 70 28 4 160 13 19 0 3 22 16 0 225 14.2 5.7 1.3 6.9
2 Rob Niedermayer C 21 82 26 35 61 23 1 107 15 11 0 6 23 12 0 155 16.8 4.3 1.2 5.5
3 Robert Svehla D 27 81 8 49 57 18 -3 94 1 7 0 0 20 27 2 146 5.5 4.0 4.6 8.6
4 Johan Garpenlov LW 27 82 23 28 51 20 -10 36 15 8 0 7 14 14 0 130 17.7 3.1 0.9 4.0
5 Stu Barnes C 25 72 19 25 44 17 -12 46 11 8 0 5 12 13 0 158 12.0 2.6 0.7 3.3
6 Jesse Belanger C 26 63 17 21 38 15 -5 10 10 7 0 1 8 13 0 140 12.1 2.3 0.8 3.0
7 Jody Hull RW 26 78 20 17 37 15 5 25 18 2 0 3 13 1 3 120 16.7 1.8 1.3 3.1
8 Tom Fitzgerald C 27 82 13 21 34 13 -3 75 6 1 6 2 20 1 0 141 9.2 0.8 1.1 1.9
9 Bill Lindsay LW 24 73 12 22 34 12 13 57 9 0 3 2 19 0 3 118 10.2 1.1 1.5 2.6
10 Jason Woolley D 26 52 6 28 34 11 -9 32 3 3 0 0 9 19 0 98 6.1 2.4 2.5 4.9
11 Gord Murphy D 28 70 8 22 30 10 5 30 4 4 0 0 9 11 2 125 6.4 1.9 4.5 6.4
12 Radek Dvorak RW 18 77 13 14 27 11 5 20 13 0 0 4 13 1 0 126 10.3 0.4 1.3 1.7
13 Brian Skrudland C 32 79 7 20 27 9 6 129 6 0 1 1 18 1 1 90 7.8 -0.2 1.3 1.2
14 Dave Lowry LW 30 63 10 14 24 9 -2 36 10 0 0 1 9 5 0 83 12.0 0.5 0.9 1.3
15 Mike Hough LW 32 64 7 16 23 8 4 37 6 0 1 1 16 0 0 66 10.6 0.1 1.1 1.1
16 Ed Jovanovski D 19 70 10 11 21 8 -3 137 8 2 0 2 8 3 0 116 8.6 1.3 3.9 5.2
17 Terry Carkner D 29 73 3 10 13 4 10 80 2 1 0 0 8 2 0 42 7.1 0.0 5.0 4.9
18 Magnus Svensson D 32 27 2 9 11 4 -1 21 0 2 0 1 2 7 0 58 3.4 0.6 1.5 2.1
19 Ray Sheppard RW 29 14 8 2 10 5 0 4 6 2 0 2 1 1 0 52 15.4 1.0 0.2 1.2
20 Geoff Smith D 26 31 3 7 10 4 -4 20 1 2 0 0 7 0 0 34 8.8 0.5 1.6 2.1
21 Paul Laus D 25 78 3 6 9 3 -2 236 3 0 0 0 6 0 0 45 6.7 -0.5 4.5 4.0
22 Martin Straka LW 23 12 2 4 6 2 1 6 1 1 0 0 3 1 0 17 11.8 0.2 0.2 0.4
23 Gilbert Dionne LW 25 5 1 2 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 12 8.3 0.1 0.1 0.2
24 Brett Harkins LW 25 8 0 3 3 1 -2 6 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 4 0.0 -0.1 0.1 0.0
25 Rhett Warrener D 20 28 0 3 3 1 4 46 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 19 0.0 -0.3 1.9 1.6
26 Brad Smyth RW 22 7 1 1 2 1 -3 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 12 8.3 0.0 0.0 0.0
27 David Nemirovsky RW 19 9 0 2 2 1 -1 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 6 0.0 -0.2 0.1 -0.1
28 John Vanbiesbrouck G 32 57 0 2 2 1 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 8.6
29 Bob Kudelski RW 31 13 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 23 0.0 -0.4 0.2 -0.2
30 Steve Washburn C 20 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
31 Mike Casselman C 27 3 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 -0.1 0.0 -0.1
32 Mark Fitzpatrick G 27 34 0 0 0 0 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 3.8
Team Total 82 254 434 688 -1 1478 162 81 11 41 2364 10.7 33.0 44.1 89.6

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 John Vanbiesbrouck G 32 57 26 20 7 142 1473 1331 .904 2.68 2 3178 95 7.63 8.6
2 Mark Fitzpatrick G 27 34 15 11 3 88 810 722 .891 2.96 0 1786 107 -5.72 3.8
Team Total 82 41 31 10 230 2283 2053 .899 2.78 2 4964 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 Dave Lowry LW 30 22 10 7 17 7 8 39 6 4 0 2 45 22.2
2 Ray Sheppard RW 29 21 8 8 16 6 4 4 5 3 0 0 47 17.0
3 Stu Barnes C 25 22 6 10 16 6 10 4 4 2 0 2 57 10.5
4 Bill Lindsay LW 24 22 5 5 10 4 6 18 4 0 1 1 33 15.2
5 Scott Mellanby RW 29 22 3 6 9 3 -10 44 1 2 0 0 57 5.3
6 Ed Jovanovski D 19 22 1 8 9 3 2 52 1 0 0 0 51 2.0
7 Rob Niedermayer C 21 22 5 3 8 4 -8 12 3 2 0 2 48 10.4
8 Tom Fitzgerald C 27 22 4 4 8 3 3 34 4 0 0 2 31 12.9
9 Paul Laus D 25 21 2 6 8 3 3 62 2 0 0 0 18 11.1
10 Jason Woolley D 26 13 2 6 8 3 3 14 1 1 0 1 27 7.4
11 Johan Garpenlov LW 27 20 4 2 6 3 -2 8 4 0 0 0 35 11.4
12 Robert Svehla D 27 22 0 6 6 2 3 32 0 0 0 0 38 0.0
13 Mike Hough LW 32 22 4 1 5 2 5 8 4 0 0 2 38 10.5
14 Jody Hull RW 26 14 3 2 5 2 4 0 3 0 0 0 18 16.7
15 Martin Straka LW 23 13 2 2 4 2 -2 2 2 0 0 0 20 10.0
16 Radek Dvorak RW 18 16 1 3 4 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 36 2.8
17 Brian Skrudland C 32 21 1 3 4 1 6 18 1 0 0 0 27 3.7
18 Terry Carkner D 29 22 0 4 4 1 8 10 0 0 0 0 15 0.0
19 Gord Murphy D 28 14 0 4 4 1 1 6 0 0 0 0 53 0.0
20 John Vanbiesbrouck G 32 22 0 1 1 0 20 0 0 0 0 0
21 Rhett Warrener D 20 21 0 1 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 14 0.0
22 Steve Washburn C 20 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
23 Mark Fitzpatrick G 27 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
24 Geoff Smith D 26 1 0 0 0 0 -1 2 0 0 0 0 0
Team Total 22 61 93 154 48 389 46 14 1 12 708 8.6

Goalies Playoffs

Goalie Stats
Rk Player Pos Age GP W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN GA%- GSAA
1 John Vanbiesbrouck G 32 22 12 10 50 735 685 .932 2.25 1 1332 73 18.13
2 Mark Fitzpatrick G 27 2 0 0 6 30 24 .800 6.00 0 60
Team Total 22 12 10 56 765 709 .927 2.41 1 1392