2008-09 Minnesota Wild Roster and Statistics

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Record: 40-33-9 (89 points), Finished 3rd in NHL Northwest Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Jacques Lemaire (40-33-9)

Goals For: 219 (22nd of 30), Goals Against: 200 (2nd of 30)
SRS: 0.22 (10th of 30), SOS: -0.01 (20th of 30)

Game Results

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Team Statistics

Team AvAge GP W L OL PTS PTS% GF GA SRS SOS TG/G PP PPO PP% PPA PPOA PK% SH SHA
Minnesota Wild 27.7 82 40 33 9 89 .543 219 200 0.22 -0.02 5.11 66 328 20.12 36 291 87.63 9 6
League Average 27.9 82 40 32 10 90 .551 238 241 -0.03 0.00 5.84 64 341 18.86 65 343 80.89 8 8

Roster

Age is on February 1 of given season
No. Player Pos Age Ht Wt S/C Exp Birth Date Summary
32 Niklas Backstrom G 30 6-2 194 -/L 2 February 13, 1978 37-24-8, 2.33 GAA
25 Eric Belanger C 31 5-11 185 L/- 7 December 16, 1977 13 G, 23 A, 36 P
47 Marc-Andre Bergeron D 28 5-9 198 L/- 5 October 13, 1980 14 G, 18 A, 32 P
24 Derek Boogaard LW 26 6-7 265 R/- 3 June 23, 1982 0 G, 3 A, 3 P
96 Pierre-Marc Bouchard LW 24 5-11 171 L/- 5 April 27, 1984 16 G, 30 A, 46 P
15 Andrew Brunette LW 35 6-1 215 L/- 12 August 24, 1973 22 G, 28 A, 50 P
8 Brent Burns D 23 6-5 230 R/- 4 March 9, 1985 8 G, 19 A, 27 P
22 Cal Clutterbuck RW 21 5-11 213 R/- 1 November 18, 1987 11 G, 7 A, 18 P
26 Kurtis Foster D 27 6-5 225 R/- 5 November 24, 1981 1 G, 5 A, 6 P
49 Dan Fritsche C 23 6-1 204 R/- 4 July 13, 1985 4 G, 5 A, 9 P
10 Marian Gaborik RW 26 6-1 204 L/- 7 February 14, 1982 13 G, 10 A, 23 P
18 Colton Gillies C 19 6-4 208 L/- R February 12, 1989 2 G, 5 A, 7 P
29 Josh Harding G 24 6-2 202 -/R 3 June 18, 1984 3-9-1, 2.21 GAA
5 Kim Johnsson D 32 6-1 193 L/- 8 March 16, 1976 2 G, 22 A, 24 P
9 Mikko Koivu C 25 6-3 217 L/- 3 March 12, 1983 20 G, 47 A, 67 P
39 Krys Kolanos C 27 6-3 206 R/- 4 July 27, 1981 3 G, 3 A, 6 P
20 Antti Miettinen RW 28 6-0 190 R/- 4 July 3, 1980 15 G, 29 A, 44 P
6 Tomas Mojzis D 26 6-1 192 L/- 2 May 2, 1982 0 G, 1 A, 1 P
11 Owen Nolan RW 36 6-1 214 R/- 16 February 12, 1972 25 G, 20 A, 45 P
28 Peter Olvecky LW 23 6-2 220 L/- R October 11, 1985 2 G, 5 A, 7 P
67 Benoit Pouliot LW 22 6-3 199 L/- 2 September 29, 1986 5 G, 6 A, 11 P
2 Erik Reitz D 26 6-1 222 R/- 2 July 29, 1982 1 G, 1 A, 2 P
55 Nick Schultz D 26 6-1 200 L/- 6 August 25, 1982 2 G, 9 A, 11 P
36 John Scott D 26 6-8 270 L/- R September 26, 1982 0 G, 1 A, 1 P
51 James Sheppard C 20 6-1 215 L/- 1 April 25, 1988 5 G, 19 A, 24 P
41 Martin Skoula D 29 6-3 226 L/- 8 October 28, 1979 4 G, 12 A, 16 P
19 Stephane Veilleux LW 27 6-1 200 L/- 5 November 16, 1981 13 G, 10 A, 23 P
12 Craig Weller RW 28 6-4 220 R/- 1 January 17, 1981 1 G, 2 A, 3 P
3 Marek Zidlicky D 31 5-11 190 R/- 4 February 3, 1977 12 G, 30 A, 42 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 Mikko Koivu C 25 79 20 47 67 23 2 66 11 5 4 3 24 21 2 236 8.5 1697 21:29 4.2 2.6 6.9
2 Andrew Brunette LW 35 80 22 28 50 19 -5 18 13 9 0 3 19 9 0 118 18.6 1356 16:57 3.7 1.8 5.5
3 Pierre-Marc Bouchard LW 24 71 16 30 46 17 -5 20 14 2 0 1 16 14 0 142 11.3 1205 16:59 3.0 1.6 4.7
4 Owen Nolan RW 36 59 25 20 45 19 5 26 13 12 0 5 15 5 0 148 16.9 967 16:24 4.6 1.7 6.2
5 Antti Miettinen RW 28 82 15 29 44 16 -1 32 9 4 2 3 19 9 1 186 8.1 1499 18:17 1.9 2.2 4.1
6 Marek Zidlicky D 31 76 12 30 42 14 -12 76 2 10 0 3 15 15 0 147 8.2 1680 22:07 3.7 4.1 7.8
7 Eric Belanger C 31 79 13 23 36 13 -5 26 9 4 0 4 12 9 2 147 8.8 1409 17:50 1.1 1.9 3.0
8 Marc-Andre Bergeron D 28 72 14 18 32 12 5 30 7 7 0 3 7 11 0 140 10.0 1217 16:54 3.4 4.1 7.4
9 Brent Burns D 23 59 8 19 27 9 -7 45 4 4 0 2 9 10 0 147 5.4 1323 22:25 2.1 3.4 5.5
10 James Sheppard C 20 82 5 19 24 8 -14 41 5 0 0 1 16 3 0 88 5.7 1245 15:11 -0.5 1.3 0.8
11 Kim Johnsson D 32 81 2 22 24 7 -3 44 1 1 0 0 15 5 2 93 2.2 1987 24:32 0.4 5.7 6.1
12 Marian Gaborik RW 26 17 13 10 23 10 3 2 10 2 1 2 5 5 0 68 19.1 340 19:00 2.8 0.6 3.4
13 Stephane Veilleux LW 27 81 13 10 23 10 -17 40 12 0 1 1 9 1 0 146 8.9 1280 15:48 0.1 1.2 1.3
14 Cal Clutterbuck RW 21 78 11 7 18 8 -5 76 10 1 0 1 7 0 0 136 8.1 1014 13:00 0.1 1.3 1.5
15 Martin Skoula D 29 81 4 12 16 5 -12 10 4 0 0 0 11 0 1 55 7.3 1617 19:58 0.2 3.9 4.1
16 Benoit Pouliot LW 22 37 5 6 11 4 1 18 3 2 0 1 4 2 0 34 14.7 438 11:51 0.4 0.7 1.1
17 Nick Schultz D 26 79 2 9 11 3 -4 31 2 0 0 0 7 0 2 48 4.2 1624 20:33 -0.6 4.6 4.0
18 Dan Fritsche C 23 34 4 5 9 3 -3 10 2 1 1 0 4 1 0 34 11.8 379 11:09 0.3 0.4 0.7
19 Colton Gillies C 19 45 2 5 7 2 -2 18 2 0 0 1 4 1 0 22 9.1 370 8:14 -0.1 0.5 0.4
20 Peter Olvecky LW 23 31 2 5 7 2 1 12 2 0 0 1 3 2 0 19 10.5 277 8:55 0.1 0.5 0.6
21 Krys Kolanos C 27 21 3 3 6 2 3 16 2 1 0 0 2 1 0 30 10.0 223 10:36 0.3 0.5 0.8
22 Kurtis Foster D 27 10 1 5 6 2 7 6 1 0 0 0 3 2 0 10 10.0 136 13:35 0.6 1.0 1.5
23 Craig Weller RW 28 36 1 2 3 1 -3 47 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 27 3.7 250 6:57 -0.3 0.3 0.0
24 Derek Boogaard LW 26 51 0 3 3 1 3 87 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 13 0.0 255 4:00 -0.4 0.5 0.1
25 Erik Reitz D 26 31 1 1 2 1 -2 41 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 15 6.7 306 9:52 0.0 0.8 0.7
26 Tomas Mojzis D 26 4 0 1 1 0 -1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0.0 29 7:15 0.1 0.0 0.1
27 John Scott D 26 20 0 1 1 0 -1 21 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 6 0.0 185 9:14 -0.1 0.5 0.4
28 Niklas Backstrom G 30 71 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 4088 57:35 0.0 0.0 15.6
29 Josh Harding G 24 19 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 870 45:47 0.0 0.0 3.8
Team Total 82 214 370 584 -72 869 139 66 9 35 2257 9.5 30.9 47.6 97.9

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 Niklas Backstrom G 30 71 37 24 8 159 2059 1900 .923 2.33 8 4088 84 29.42 15.6
2 Josh Harding G 24 19 3 9 1 32 453 421 .929 2.21 0 870 77 9.45 3.8
Team Total 82 40 33 9 191 2512 2321 .924 2.31 8 4958 19.3