1987-88 Los Angeles Kings Schedule and Results

Franchise Index

Record: 30-42-8 (68 points), Finished 4th in NHL Smythe Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Mike Murphy (7-16-4), Rogie Vachon (0-1-0), Robbie Ftorek (23-25-4)

Goals For: 318 (5th of 21), Goals Against: 359 (21st of 21)
SRS: -0.41 (17th of 21), SOS: 0.10 (2nd of 21)

Playoffs:
Lost Division Semi-Finals (4-1) versus Calgary Flames

Regular Season

GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
1 1987-10-08 New York Islanders L 1 4 0 1 0 L 1
2 1987-10-10 St. Louis Blues W 4 2 1 1 0 W 1
3 1987-10-11 Edmonton Oilers L 2 9 1 2 0 L 1
4 1987-10-15 Boston Bruins L 2 3 1 3 0 L 2
5 1987-10-18 Vancouver Canucks L 2 4 1 4 0 L 3
6 1987-10-21 @ Edmonton Oilers L 2 6 1 5 0 L 4
7 1987-10-23 @ Winnipeg Jets L 3 4 1 6 0 L 5
8 1987-10-25 @ Winnipeg Jets W 2 1 2 6 0 W 1
9 1987-10-27 @ Pittsburgh Penguins T OT 4 4 2 6 1 T 1
10 1987-10-28 @ New York Rangers W 4 3 3 6 1 W 1
11 1987-10-30 @ Buffalo Sabres L 1 5 3 7 1 L 1
12 1987-11-01 @ Philadelphia Flyers L 1 4 3 8 1 L 2
13 1987-11-04 Buffalo Sabres L 4 5 3 9 1 L 3
14 1987-11-07 New York Rangers W 5 4 4 9 1 W 1
15 1987-11-10 Edmonton Oilers T OT 4 4 4 9 2 T 1
16 1987-11-13 @ Calgary Flames L 7 10 4 10 2 L 1
17 1987-11-14 Quebec Nordiques W 8 7 5 10 2 W 1
18 1987-11-17 @ New York Islanders L 3 4 5 11 2 L 1
19 1987-11-19 @ Philadelphia Flyers L 5 7 5 12 2 L 2
20 1987-11-21 @ Toronto Maple Leafs T OT 6 6 5 12 3 T 1
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
21 1987-11-22 @ Buffalo Sabres W 8 5 6 12 3 W 1
22 1987-11-25 Chicago Blackhawks W 6 4 7 12 3 W 2
23 1987-11-28 Calgary Flames L 4 8 7 13 3 L 1
24 1987-11-29 New Jersey Devils T OT 2 2 7 13 4 T 1
25 1987-12-01 Winnipeg Jets L OT 6 7 7 14 4 L 1
26 1987-12-03 Winnipeg Jets L OT 4 5 7 15 4 L 2
27 1987-12-05 @ Montreal Canadiens L 4 6 7 16 4 L 3
28 1987-12-06 @ Washington Capitals L 3 10 7 17 4 L 4
29 1987-12-09 @ New Jersey Devils L 1 2 7 18 4 L 5
30 1987-12-10 @ Boston Bruins L 3 4 7 19 4 L 6
31 1987-12-12 @ Hartford Whalers L 2 3 7 20 4 L 7
32 1987-12-16 Edmonton Oilers W 7 5 8 20 4 W 1
33 1987-12-19 Calgary Flames L 1 4 8 21 4 L 1
34 1987-12-20 @ Calgary Flames W 6 3 9 21 4 W 1
35 1987-12-22 @ Edmonton Oilers L 2 5 9 22 4 L 1
36 1987-12-23 @ Vancouver Canucks L 1 5 9 23 4 L 2
37 1987-12-26 Vancouver Canucks W 3 2 10 23 4 W 1
38 1987-12-28 Winnipeg Jets L 2 5 10 24 4 L 1
39 1987-12-30 Winnipeg Jets W 6 4 11 24 4 W 1
40 1988-01-02 Montreal Canadiens W 5 2 12 24 4 W 2
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
41 1988-01-04 @ New Jersey Devils W 6 3 13 24 4 W 3
42 1988-01-05 @ Pittsburgh Penguins T OT 4 4 13 24 5 T 1
43 1988-01-08 @ Detroit Red Wings L 3 5 13 25 5 L 1
44 1988-01-10 @ Chicago Blackhawks L 2 5 13 26 5 L 2
45 1988-01-11 @ Minnesota North Stars W 5 4 14 26 5 W 1
46 1988-01-13 Washington Capitals L 3 8 14 27 5 L 1
47 1988-01-16 Hartford Whalers L 3 4 14 28 5 L 2
48 1988-01-19 New York Rangers W 6 3 15 28 5 W 1
49 1988-01-21 @ Calgary Flames W OT 5 4 16 28 5 W 2
50 1988-01-22 @ Winnipeg Jets L 3 5 16 29 5 L 1
51 1988-01-24 @ Winnipeg Jets W 2 1 17 29 5 W 1
52 1988-01-26 @ Quebec Nordiques L 3 5 17 30 5 L 1
53 1988-01-27 @ Toronto Maple Leafs L 2 5 17 31 5 L 2
54 1988-01-30 Minnesota North Stars W 5 0 18 31 5 W 1
55 1988-02-02 @ Vancouver Canucks L 2 5 18 32 5 L 1
56 1988-02-03 Vancouver Canucks W 7 2 19 32 5 W 1
57 1988-02-06 Edmonton Oilers W 7 2 20 32 5 W 2
58 1988-02-07 Calgary Flames L 2 5 20 33 5 L 1
59 1988-02-11 Quebec Nordiques W 5 3 21 33 5 W 1
60 1988-02-13 Pittsburgh Penguins L 5 7 21 34 5 L 1
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
61 1988-02-15 Detroit Red Wings L 1 6 21 35 5 L 2
62 1988-02-17 @ Minnesota North Stars W 5 4 22 35 5 W 1
63 1988-02-18 @ St. Louis Blues L 4 7 22 36 5 L 1
64 1988-02-20 Toronto Maple Leafs W 3 0 23 36 5 W 1
65 1988-02-24 Washington Capitals W 4 3 24 36 5 W 2
66 1988-02-27 Philadelphia Flyers L 6 8 24 37 5 L 1
67 1988-02-28 @ Vancouver Canucks W 2 0 25 37 5 W 1
68 1988-03-01 @ Edmonton Oilers L 3 5 25 38 5 L 1
69 1988-03-05 Montreal Canadiens L OT 6 7 25 39 5 L 2
70 1988-03-09 @ Hartford Whalers L 4 5 25 40 5 L 3
71 1988-03-10 @ Boston Bruins T OT 3 3 25 40 6 T 1
72 1988-03-13 St. Louis Blues W 7 6 26 40 6 W 1
73 1988-03-16 Vancouver Canucks T OT 3 3 26 40 7 T 1
74 1988-03-18 @ Vancouver Canucks L 3 5 26 41 7 L 1
75 1988-03-19 Detroit Red Wings W 7 4 27 41 7 W 1
76 1988-03-23 New York Islanders L 2 6 27 42 7 L 1
77 1988-03-26 Chicago Blackhawks W 9 5 28 42 7 W 1
78 1988-03-30 Calgary Flames W 9 7 29 42 7 W 2
79 1988-04-01 @ Calgary Flames W 6 3 30 42 7 W 3
80 1988-04-03 @ Edmonton Oilers T OT 5 5 30 42 8 T 1

Playoffs

GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
1 1988-04-06 @ Calgary Flames L 2 9 0 1 0 L 1
2 1988-04-07 @ Calgary Flames L 4 6 0 2 0 L 2
3 1988-04-09 Calgary Flames W 5 2 1 2 0 W 1
4 1988-04-10 Calgary Flames L 3 7 1 3 0 L 1
5 1988-04-12 @ Calgary Flames L 4 6 1 4 0 L 2