1997-98 Florida Panthers Schedule and Results

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Record: 24-43-15 (63 points), Finished 6th in NHL Atlantic Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Doug MacLean (7-12-4), Bryan Murray (17-31-11)

Goals For: 203 (20th of 26), Goals Against: 256 (23rd of 26)
SRS: -0.61 (24th of 26), SOS: 0.03 (5th of 26)

Regular Season

GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
1 1997-10-01 @ Philadelphia Flyers L 1 3 0 1 0 L 1
2 1997-10-04 @ Pittsburgh Penguins W 5 3 1 1 0 W 1
3 1997-10-11 @ St. Louis Blues L 3 5 1 2 0 L 1
4 1997-10-13 New York Islanders T OT 2 2 1 2 1 T 1
5 1997-10-15 Tampa Bay Lightning W 2 1 2 2 1 W 1
6 1997-10-16 @ Dallas Stars L 0 4 2 3 1 L 1
7 1997-10-19 Pittsburgh Penguins L 1 4 2 4 1 L 2
8 1997-10-22 @ Montreal Canadiens L 0 3 2 5 1 L 3
9 1997-10-23 @ Ottawa Senators T OT 2 2 2 5 2 T 1
10 1997-10-25 @ Boston Bruins W 5 4 3 5 2 W 1
11 1997-10-28 Los Angeles Kings T OT 2 2 3 5 3 T 1
12 1997-10-30 Ottawa Senators L 2 5 3 6 3 L 1
13 1997-11-01 Buffalo Sabres L OT 3 4 3 7 3 L 2
14 1997-11-05 New Jersey Devils L 2 4 3 8 3 L 3
15 1997-11-06 @ Buffalo Sabres W 4 2 4 8 3 W 1
16 1997-11-09 Washington Capitals W 3 2 5 8 3 W 2
17 1997-11-12 New York Islanders T OT 2 2 5 8 4 T 1
18 1997-11-14 Philadelphia Flyers L 2 5 5 9 4 L 1
19 1997-11-15 @ New York Islanders W 1 0 6 9 4 W 1
20 1997-11-18 New York Rangers L 1 3 6 10 4 L 1
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
21 1997-11-20 Calgary Flames L 1 2 6 11 4 L 2
22 1997-11-22 @ New Jersey Devils W OT 2 1 7 11 4 W 1
23 1997-11-23 Washington Capitals L 2 5 7 12 4 L 1
24 1997-11-26 Boston Bruins W 10 5 8 12 4 W 1
25 1997-11-28 Colorado Avalanche L 2 3 8 13 4 L 1
26 1997-11-30 @ New York Rangers T OT 1 1 8 13 5 T 1
27 1997-12-01 Phoenix Coyotes L 2 3 8 14 5 L 1
28 1997-12-05 @ Washington Capitals L OT 2 3 8 15 5 L 2
29 1997-12-07 Washington Capitals W 5 4 9 15 5 W 1
30 1997-12-10 @ Carolina Hurricanes W 5 2 10 15 5 W 2
31 1997-12-12 @ New York Rangers W 4 3 11 15 5 W 3
32 1997-12-13 @ New York Islanders L 1 4 11 16 5 L 1
33 1997-12-15 Boston Bruins L 2 6 11 17 5 L 2
34 1997-12-17 New York Rangers L 2 4 11 18 5 L 3
35 1997-12-18 @ Washington Capitals W 4 0 12 18 5 W 1
36 1997-12-20 @ Philadelphia Flyers L 0 2 12 19 5 L 1
37 1997-12-23 St. Louis Blues L 2 3 12 20 5 L 2
38 1997-12-26 @ Carolina Hurricanes W 5 2 13 20 5 W 1
39 1997-12-27 @ New York Islanders W 6 2 14 20 5 W 2
40 1997-12-30 San Jose Sharks T OT 2 2 14 20 6 T 1
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
41 1998-01-01 New Jersey Devils W OT 2 1 15 20 6 W 1
42 1998-01-02 @ Tampa Bay Lightning T OT 2 2 15 20 7 T 1
43 1998-01-04 Mighty Ducks of Anaheim T OT 3 3 15 20 8 T 2
44 1998-01-07 @ Edmonton Oilers L 2 3 15 21 8 L 1
45 1998-01-09 @ Calgary Flames T OT 3 3 15 21 9 T 1
46 1998-01-10 @ Vancouver Canucks T OT 2 2 15 21 10 T 2
47 1998-01-12 @ Colorado Avalanche L 1 3 15 22 10 L 1
48 1998-01-14 @ Phoenix Coyotes L 2 3 15 23 10 L 2
49 1998-01-21 @ Mighty Ducks of Anaheim L 3 8 15 24 10 L 3
50 1998-01-22 @ Los Angeles Kings L 1 3 15 25 10 L 4
51 1998-01-24 @ San Jose Sharks T OT 1 1 15 25 11 T 1
52 1998-01-27 Carolina Hurricanes W 3 0 16 25 11 W 1
53 1998-01-29 Dallas Stars W 3 2 17 25 11 W 2
54 1998-01-31 Tampa Bay Lightning W 2 0 18 25 11 W 3
55 1998-02-01 Buffalo Sabres L 2 5 18 26 11 L 1
56 1998-02-03 Detroit Red Wings T OT 1 1 18 26 12 T 1
57 1998-02-07 @ Toronto Maple Leafs L 2 3 18 27 12 L 1
58 1998-02-25 New Jersey Devils L 2 3 18 28 12 L 2
59 1998-02-27 @ Detroit Red Wings L 1 3 18 29 12 L 3
60 1998-03-04 New York Rangers L 3 4 18 30 12 L 4
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
61 1998-03-07 @ Washington Capitals L 3 6 18 31 12 L 5
62 1998-03-09 @ Montreal Canadiens L 1 6 18 32 12 L 6
63 1998-03-11 @ Ottawa Senators L 3 5 18 33 12 L 7
64 1998-03-13 Edmonton Oilers L 0 4 18 34 12 L 8
65 1998-03-15 Chicago Blackhawks L 4 8 18 35 12 L 9
66 1998-03-17 Vancouver Canucks L 2 4 18 36 12 L 10
67 1998-03-19 @ Buffalo Sabres L 1 6 18 37 12 L 11
68 1998-03-21 @ Tampa Bay Lightning L 1 5 18 38 12 L 12
69 1998-03-23 Carolina Hurricanes L 3 5 18 39 12 L 13
70 1998-03-26 Montreal Canadiens W 5 4 19 39 12 W 1
71 1998-03-28 @ Boston Bruins W OT 3 2 20 39 12 W 2
72 1998-03-29 @ Chicago Blackhawks W 4 0 21 39 12 W 3
73 1998-04-01 Montreal Canadiens L 3 4 21 40 12 L 1
74 1998-04-04 @ Philadelphia Flyers W 4 1 22 40 12 W 1
75 1998-04-05 Pittsburgh Penguins W 3 1 23 40 12 W 2
76 1998-04-07 Toronto Maple Leafs L 1 3 23 41 12 L 1
77 1998-04-09 Philadelphia Flyers W 3 2 24 41 12 W 1
78 1998-04-11 @ Pittsburgh Penguins T OT 3 3 24 41 13 T 1
79 1998-04-12 @ New Jersey Devils T OT 5 5 24 41 14 T 2
80 1998-04-14 Ottawa Senators L 2 3 24 42 14 L 1
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
81 1998-04-16 Philadelphia Flyers L 3 7 24 43 14 L 2
82 1998-04-18 @ Tampa Bay Lightning T OT 2 2 24 43 15 T 1