1988-89 Montreal Canadiens Roster and Statistics

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Record: 53-18-9 (115 points), Finished 1st in NHL Adams Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Pat Burns (53-18-9)

Goals For: 315 (5th of 21), Goals Against: 218 (1st of 21)
SRS: 1.16 (2nd of 21), SOS: -0.06 (16th of 21)

Playoffs:
Lost Stanley Cup Final (4-2) versus Calgary Flames
Won Conference Finals (4-2) versus Philadelphia Flyers
Won Division Finals (4-1) versus Boston Bruins
Won Division Semi-Finals (4-0) versus Hartford Whalers


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
Montreal Canadiens 80 53 18 9 115 .719 315 218 1.16 -0.06 6.66 80 381 21.00 58 326 82.21 6 13
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
43 Benoit Brunet LW 20 6-0 203 L/- R August 24, 1968 0 G, 1 A, 1 P
21 Guy Carbonneau C 28 5-11 186 R/- 7 March 18, 1960 26 G, 30 A, 56 P
22 Jose Charbonneau RW 22 6-0 195 R/- 1 November 21, 1966 1 G, 3 A, 4 P
24 Chris Chelios D 27 6-0 191 R/- 5 January 25, 1962 15 G, 58 A, 73 P
27 Shayne Corson C 22 6-1 202 L/- 3 August 13, 1966 26 G, 24 A, 50 P
6 Russ Courtnall RW 23 5-11 185 R/- 5 June 2, 1965 22 G, 17 A, 39 P
28 Eric Desjardins D 19 6-1 205 R/- R June 14, 1969 2 G, 12 A, 14 P
34 Donald Dufresne D 21 6-1 206 L/- R April 10, 1967 0 G, 1 A, 1 P
37 Randy Exelby G 23 5-9 170 -/L R August 13, 1965 0-0-0, 0.00 GAA
23 Bob Gainey LW 35 6-2 200 L/- 15 December 13, 1953 10 G, 7 A, 17 P
41 Brent Gilchrist LW 21 5-11 180 L/- R April 3, 1967 8 G, 16 A, 24 P
5 Rick Green D 32 6-3 220 L/- 12 February 20, 1956 1 G, 14 A, 15 P
1 Brian Hayward G 28 5-10 180 -/L 6 June 25, 1960 20-13-3, 2.90 GAA
12 Mike Keane RW 21 5-10 185 R/- R May 29, 1967 16 G, 19 A, 35 P
31 John Kordic RW 23 6-2 210 R/- 3 March 22, 1965 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
38 Mike Lalor D 25 6-0 200 L/- 3 March 8, 1963 1 G, 4 A, 5 P
47 Stephan Lebeau C 20 5-10 173 R/- R February 28, 1968 0 G, 1 A, 1 P
32 Claude Lemieux RW 23 6-1 215 R/- 5 July 16, 1965 29 G, 22 A, 51 P
45 Jocelyn Lemieux RW 21 5-11 220 L/- 2 November 18, 1967 0 G, 1 A, 1 P
17 Craig Ludwig D 27 6-3 220 L/- 6 March 15, 1961 3 G, 13 A, 16 P
20 Jyrki Lumme D 22 6-1 209 L/- R July 16, 1966 1 G, 3 A, 4 P
8 Steve Martinson LW 29 6-1 205 L/- 1 June 21, 1959 1 G, 0 A, 1 P
35 Mike McPhee LW 28 6-1 203 L/- 5 July 14, 1960 19 G, 22 A, 41 P
26 Mats Naslund LW 29 5-7 160 L/- 6 October 31, 1959 33 G, 51 A, 84 P
44 Stephane Richer RW 22 6-2 215 R/- 4 June 7, 1966 25 G, 35 A, 60 P
19 Larry Robinson D 37 6-4 225 L/- 16 June 2, 1951 4 G, 26 A, 30 P
33 Patrick Roy G 23 6-2 185 -/L 4 October 5, 1965 33-5-6, 2.47 GAA
39 Brian Skrudland C 25 6-0 195 L/- 3 July 31, 1963 12 G, 29 A, 41 P
15 Bobby Smith C 30 6-4 210 L/- 10 February 12, 1958 32 G, 51 A, 83 P
25 Petr Svoboda D 22 6-1 198 L/- 4 February 14, 1966 8 G, 37 A, 45 P
29 Gilles Thibaudeau C 25 5-10 165 L/- 2 March 4, 1963 6 G, 6 A, 12 P
11 Ryan Walter LW 30 6-0 200 L/- 10 April 23, 1958 14 G, 17 A, 31 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 Mats Naslund LW 29 77 33 51 84 32 34 14 19 14 0 4 39 12 0 165 20.0 0 0:00 5.5 2.0 7.5
2 Bobby Smith C 30 80 32 51 83 31 25 69 26 6 0 3 27 24 0 195 16.4 0 0:00 5.3 1.8 7.0
3 Chris Chelios D 27 80 15 58 73 24 35 185 7 8 0 6 27 30 1 206 7.3 0 0:00 4.8 6.7 11.5
4 Stephane Richer RW 22 68 25 35 60 23 4 61 14 11 0 6 21 14 0 214 11.7 0 0:00 3.6 1.0 4.6
5 Guy Carbonneau C 28 79 26 30 56 22 37 44 23 1 2 10 25 3 2 142 18.3 0 0:00 2.9 2.1 5.0
6 Claude Lemieux RW 23 69 29 22 51 22 14 136 22 7 0 3 17 5 0 220 13.2 0 0:00 3.2 1.3 4.5
7 Shayne Corson C 22 80 26 24 50 21 -1 193 16 10 0 3 15 9 0 133 19.5 0 0:00 2.4 1.0 3.5
8 Petr Svoboda D 22 71 8 37 45 14 28 147 4 4 0 1 23 14 0 131 6.1 0 0:00 2.4 5.7 8.2
9 Mike McPhee LW 28 73 19 22 41 16 14 74 17 1 1 1 18 3 1 154 12.3 0 0:00 1.5 1.4 2.9
10 Brian Skrudland C 25 71 12 29 41 14 22 84 10 1 1 5 26 2 1 98 12.2 0 0:00 1.1 1.6 2.7
11 Russ Courtnall RW 23 64 22 17 39 17 11 15 15 7 0 3 15 2 0 136 16.2 0 0:00 2.0 1.2 3.1
12 Mike Keane RW 21 69 16 19 35 14 9 69 11 5 0 1 15 4 0 90 17.8 0 0:00 1.0 1.2 2.2
13 Ryan Walter LW 30 78 14 17 31 12 23 48 12 1 1 0 15 2 0 104 13.5 0 0:00 0.3 1.7 1.9
14 Larry Robinson D 37 74 4 26 30 9 23 22 4 0 0 0 18 8 0 79 5.1 0 0:00 1.0 5.6 6.6
15 Brent Gilchrist LW 21 49 8 16 24 9 9 16 8 0 0 2 13 3 0 68 11.8 0 0:00 0.4 0.9 1.3
16 Bob Gainey LW 35 49 10 7 17 7 13 34 9 1 0 2 6 0 1 65 15.4 0 0:00 0.1 1.0 1.1
17 Craig Ludwig D 27 74 3 13 16 5 33 73 2 0 1 1 12 1 0 83 3.6 0 0:00 -0.1 6.2 6.1
18 Rick Green D 32 72 1 14 15 4 19 25 1 0 0 0 13 1 0 42 2.4 0 0:00 -0.3 5.3 5.0
19 Eric Desjardins D 19 36 2 12 14 4 9 26 1 1 0 0 9 3 0 39 5.1 0 0:00 0.4 2.6 3.1
20 Gilles Thibaudeau C 25 32 6 6 12 5 5 6 5 1 0 0 5 1 0 42 14.3 0 0:00 0.1 0.6 0.6
21 Patrick Roy G 23 48 0 6 6 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 0.0 0.0 9.3
22 Mike Lalor D 25 12 1 4 5 2 -1 15 1 0 0 1 4 0 0 12 8.3 0 0:00 0.2 0.7 0.9
23 Jose Charbonneau RW 22 9 1 3 4 1 -1 6 1 0 0 0 2 1 0 15 6.7 0 0:00 0.0 0.1 0.1
24 Jyrki Lumme D 22 21 1 3 4 1 3 10 0 1 0 0 1 2 0 18 5.6 0 0:00 -0.1 1.4 1.4
25 Steve Martinson LW 29 25 1 0 1 1 -1 87 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 8 12.5 0 0:00 -0.8 0.3 -0.5
26 Benoit Brunet LW 20 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0.0 0 0:00 0.0 0.0 0.0
27 Donald Dufresne D 21 13 0 1 1 0 3 43 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 5 0.0 0 0:00 -0.2 0.9 0.7
28 Stephan Lebeau C 20 1 0 1 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0.0 0 0:00 0.0 0.0 0.1
29 Jocelyn Lemieux RW 21 1 0 1 1 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0:00 0.0 0.0 0.0
30 Randy Exelby G 23 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 0.0 0.0 0.0
31 Brian Hayward G 28 36 0 0 0 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 0.0 0.0 5.3
32 John Kordic RW 23 6 0 0 0 0 -1 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0:00 -0.2 0.1 -0.2
Team Total 80 315 526 841 368 1529 229 80 6 53 2468 12.8 36.6 54.2 105.5

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 Patrick Roy G 23 48 33 5 6 113 1228 1115 .908 2.47 4 2744 76 35.09 9.3
2 Brian Hayward G 28 36 20 13 3 101 894 793 .887 2.90 1 2091 94 6.81 5.3
3 Randy Exelby G 23 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 1.000 0.00 0 3 0.0
Team Total 80 53 18 9 214 2123 1909 .899 2.65 5 4838 14.6

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 Bobby Smith C 30 21 11 8 19 8 1 46 6 5 0 1 40 27.5
2 Chris Chelios D 27 21 4 15 19 6 2 28 3 1 0 2 53 7.5
3 Mats Naslund LW 29 21 4 11 15 5 5 6 3 1 0 0 54 7.4
4 Russ Courtnall RW 23 21 8 5 13 6 12 18 7 1 0 2 53 15.1
5 Petr Svoboda D 22 21 1 11 12 4 -3 16 1 0 0 0 23 4.3
6 Stephane Richer RW 22 21 6 5 11 5 -5 14 4 2 0 3 47 12.8
7 Mike McPhee LW 28 20 4 7 11 4 -2 30 4 0 0 1 35 11.4
8 Brian Skrudland C 25 21 3 7 10 4 3 40 3 0 0 0 24 12.5
9 Larry Robinson D 37 21 2 8 10 3 9 12 2 0 0 0 15 13.3
10 Guy Carbonneau C 28 21 4 5 9 4 3 10 3 0 1 0 34 11.8
11 Shayne Corson C 22 21 4 5 9 4 3 65 2 2 0 2 28 14.3
12 Ryan Walter LW 30 21 3 5 8 3 2 6 2 0 1 2 35 8.6
13 Mike Keane RW 21 21 4 3 7 3 4 17 2 2 0 0 21 19.0
14 Claude Lemieux RW 23 18 4 3 7 3 0 58 4 0 0 1 46 8.7
15 Bob Gainey LW 35 16 1 4 5 2 0 8 1 0 0 0 14 7.1
16 Eric Desjardins D 19 14 1 1 2 1 0 6 0 1 0 0 21 4.8
17 Donald Dufresne D 21 6 1 1 2 1 2 4 1 0 0 0 2 50.0
18 Brent Gilchrist LW 21 9 1 1 2 1 0 10 1 0 0 0 6 16.7
19 Rick Green D 32 21 1 1 2 1 0 6 1 0 0 0 9 11.1
20 Craig Ludwig D 27 21 0 2 2 1 10 24 0 0 0 0 18 0.0
21 Patrick Roy G 23 19 0 2 2 0 16 0 0 0 0 0
22 Brian Hayward G 28 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
23 Steve Martinson LW 29 1 0 0 0 0 -1 10 0 0 0 0 1 0.0
Team Total 21 67 110 177 45 450 50 15 2 14 579 11.6

Goalies Playoffs

Goalie Stats
Rk Player Pos Age GP W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN GA%- GSAA
1 Patrick Roy G 23 19 13 6 42 528 486 .920 2.09 2 1206 75 14.26
2 Brian Hayward G 28 2 1 1 7 54 47 .870 3.39 0 124
Team Total 21 14 7 49 582 533 .916 2.21 2 1330