1997-98 New Jersey Devils Roster and Statistics

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Record: 48-23-11 (107 points), Finished 1st in NHL Atlantic Division (Schedule and Results)

Coach: Jacques Lemaire (48-23-11)

Goals For: 225 (9th of 26), Goals Against: 166 (1st of 26)
SRS: 0.66 (2nd of 26), SOS: -0.06 (25th of 26)

Playoffs:
Lost Conference Quarter-Finals (4-2) versus Ottawa Senators

Game Results

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Team Statistics

Team GP W L T PTS PTS% GF GA SRS SOS TG/G PP PPO PP% PPA PPOA PK% SH SHA S S% SA SV% PDO
New Jersey Devils 82 48 23 11 107 .652 225 166 0.66 -0.06 4.77 63 333 18.92 41 309 86.73 4 9 2401 9.4 1939 .916
League Average 82 35 35 13 82 .500 216 216 0.00 0.00 5.28 57 380 15.08 57 380 84.92 10 10 2242 9.6 2235 .906

Roster

Age is on February 1 of given season
No. Player Pos Age Ht Wt S/C Exp Birth Date Summary
23 Dave Andreychuk LW 34 6-4 220 R/- 15 September 29, 1963 14 G, 34 A, 48 P
25 Jason Arnott RW 23 6-5 220 R/- 4 October 11, 1974 5 G, 10 A, 15 P
5 Doug Bodger D 31 6-2 210 L/- 13 June 18, 1966 5 G, 5 A, 10 P
6 Brad Bombardir D 25 6-1 205 L/- R May 5, 1972 1 G, 5 A, 6 P
30 Martin Brodeur G 25 6-2 220 -/L 5 May 6, 1972 43-17-8, 1.89 GAA
18 Sergei Brylin C 24 5-10 190 L/- 3 January 13, 1974 2 G, 3 A, 5 P
19 Bob Carpenter LW 34 6-0 200 L/- 16 July 13, 1963 9 G, 9 A, 18 P
3 Ken Daneyko D 33 6-1 215 L/- 14 April 17, 1964 0 G, 1 A, 1 P
22 Scott Daniels LW 28 6-3 215 L/- 4 September 19, 1969 0 G, 3 A, 3 P
28 Kevin Dean D 28 6-3 210 L/- 3 April 1, 1969 1 G, 8 A, 9 P
1 Mike Dunham G 25 6-3 200 -/L 1 June 1, 1972 5-5-3, 2.25 GAA
26 Patrik Elias LW 21 6-1 195 L/- 2 April 13, 1976 18 G, 19 A, 37 P
93 Doug Gilmour C 34 5-11 177 L/- 14 June 25, 1963 13 G, 40 A, 53 P
12 Bill Guerin RW 27 6-2 220 R/- 6 November 9, 1970 5 G, 5 A, 10 P
16 Bobby Holik C 27 6-4 230 R/- 7 January 1, 1971 29 G, 36 A, 65 P
7 Vlastimil Kroupa D 22 6-3 215 L/- 4 April 27, 1975 0 G, 1 A, 1 P
8 Sasha Lakovic LW 26 6-0 220 L/- 1 September 7, 1971 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
15 John MacLean RW 33 6-0 200 R/- 13 November 20, 1964 3 G, 8 A, 11 P
21 Randy McKay RW 31 6-2 210 R/- 9 January 25, 1967 24 G, 24 A, 48 P
9 Brendan Morrison C 22 5-11 185 L/- R August 15, 1975 5 G, 4 A, 9 P
27 Scott Niedermayer D 24 6-1 194 L/- 6 August 31, 1973 14 G, 43 A, 57 P
24 Lyle Odelein D 29 6-0 210 R/- 8 July 21, 1968 4 G, 19 A, 23 P
29 Krzysztof Oliwa RW 24 6-5 245 L/- 1 April 12, 1973 2 G, 3 A, 5 P
20 Jay Pandolfo LW 23 6-1 190 L/- 1 December 27, 1974 1 G, 3 A, 4 P
10 Denis Pederson C 22 6-2 205 R/- 2 September 10, 1975 15 G, 13 A, 28 P
14 Brian Rolston LW 24 6-2 215 L/- 3 February 21, 1973 16 G, 14 A, 30 P
35 Richard Shulmistra G 26 6-2 185 -/R R April 1, 1971 0-1-0, 1.94 GAA
31 Peter Sidorkiewicz G 34 5-9 180 -/L 7 June 29, 1963 0-0-0, 3.00 GAA
33 Reid Simpson LW 28 6-2 216 L/- 5 May 21, 1969 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
2 Sheldon Souray D 21 6-4 231 L/- R July 13, 1976 3 G, 7 A, 10 P
4 Scott Stevens (C) D 33 6-2 215 L/- 15 April 1, 1964 4 G, 22 A, 26 P
5 Ken Sutton D 28 6-1 205 L/- 6 November 5, 1969 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
17 Petr Sykora C 21 6-0 190 L/- 2 November 19, 1976 16 G, 20 A, 36 P
32 Steve Thomas RW 34 5-10 185 L/- 13 July 15, 1963 14 G, 10 A, 24 P
25 Valeri Zelepukin LW 29 6-1 200 L/- 6 September 17, 1968 2 G, 8 A, 10 P
22 Peter Zezel C 32 5-11 220 L/- 13 April 22, 1965 0 G, 3 A, 3 P

Scoring Regular Season

Scoring Goals Assists Ice Time Point Shares
Rk Player Pos Age GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TOI ATOI OPS DPS PS
1 Bobby Holik C 27 82 29 36 65 23 100 21 8 0 8 18 18 0 238 12.2 6.5 2.1 8.6
2 Scott Niedermayer D 24 81 14 43 57 5 27 3 11 0 1 25 18 0 175 8.0 5.5 5.3 10.8
3 Doug Gilmour C 34 63 13 40 53 10 68 10 3 0 5 19 20 1 94 13.8 4.4 1.3 5.7
4 Randy McKay RW 31 74 24 24 48 30 86 16 8 0 5 21 3 0 141 17.0 4.5 2.2 6.8
5 Dave Andreychuk LW 34 75 14 34 48 19 26 10 4 0 2 22 12 0 180 7.8 3.5 1.8 5.3
6 Patrik Elias LW 21 74 18 19 37 18 28 13 5 0 6 13 6 0 147 12.2 2.8 1.8 4.6
7 Petr Sykora C 21 58 16 20 36 0 22 12 3 1 4 10 10 0 130 12.3 3.1 0.8 4.0
8 Brian Rolston LW 24 76 16 14 30 7 16 14 0 2 1 11 3 0 185 8.6 1.8 1.4 3.2
9 Denis Pederson C 22 80 15 13 28 -6 97 8 7 0 1 9 4 0 135 11.1 1.4 0.9 2.3
10 Scott Stevens D 33 80 4 22 26 19 80 3 1 0 1 20 1 1 94 4.3 1.4 6.3 7.7
11 Steve Thomas RW 34 55 14 10 24 4 32 11 3 0 4 9 1 0 111 12.6 1.8 1.0 2.7
12 Lyle Odelein D 29 79 4 19 23 11 171 3 1 0 0 12 6 1 76 5.3 1.1 5.6 6.7
13 Bob Carpenter LW 34 66 9 9 18 -4 22 8 0 1 1 6 1 2 81 11.1 0.2 0.8 1.1
14 Jason Arnott RW 23 35 5 10 15 -8 21 2 3 0 2 6 4 0 99 5.1 0.7 0.2 0.9
15 John MacLean RW 33 26 3 8 11 -6 14 2 1 0 1 5 3 0 74 4.1 0.4 0.1 0.6
16 Doug Bodger D 31 49 5 5 10 -1 25 2 3 0 0 3 2 0 55 9.1 0.5 2.9 3.4
17 Bill Guerin RW 27 19 5 5 10 0 13 4 1 0 2 4 1 0 48 10.4 0.8 0.3 1.1
18 Sheldon Souray D 21 60 3 7 10 18 85 3 0 0 1 7 0 0 74 4.1 0.1 5.0 5.1
19 Valeri Zelepukin LW 29 35 2 8 10 0 32 2 0 0 0 7 1 0 54 3.7 -0.1 0.5 0.4
20 Brendan Morrison C 22 11 5 4 9 3 0 5 0 0 1 3 1 0 19 26.3 1.0 0.3 1.3
21 Kevin Dean D 28 50 1 8 9 12 12 0 1 0 0 6 1 1 28 3.6 0.0 4.0 3.9
22 Brad Bombardir D 25 43 1 5 6 11 8 1 0 0 0 5 0 0 16 6.3 -0.2 3.5 3.3
23 Sergei Brylin C 24 18 2 3 5 4 0 2 0 0 0 3 0 0 20 10.0 0.0 0.4 0.4
24 Krzysztof Oliwa RW 24 73 2 3 5 3 295 2 0 0 2 3 0 0 53 3.8 -2.1 1.2 -0.9
25 Jay Pandolfo LW 23 23 1 3 4 -4 4 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 23 4.3 -0.4 0.2 -0.2
26 Martin Brodeur G 25 70 0 3 3 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 11.1
27 Scott Daniels LW 28 26 0 3 3 1 102 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 17 0.0 -0.7 0.4 -0.3
28 Peter Zezel C 32 5 0 3 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 3 0.0 0.1 0.2 0.3
29 Ken Daneyko D 33 37 0 1 1 3 57 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 18 0.0 -0.7 2.5 1.8
30 Mike Dunham G 25 15 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 2.2
31 Vlastimil Kroupa D 22 2 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0.0 0.1 0.2 0.3
32 Sasha Lakovic LW 26 2 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 -0.1 0.0 0.0
33 Richard Shulmistra G 26 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.3
34 Peter Sidorkiewicz G 34 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0
35 Reid Simpson LW 28 6 0 0 0 -2 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0.0 -0.2 0.0 -0.2
36 Ken Sutton D 28 13 0 0 0 1 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0.0 -0.3 0.9 0.6
Team Total 82 225 384 609 174 1480 158 63 4 48 258 116 6 2401 9.4 37.0 54.0 104.7

Goalies Regular Season

Goalie Stats
Rk Player Pos Age GP GS W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN QS QS% RBS GA%- GSAA GPS
1 Martin Brodeur G 25 70 43 17 8 130 1569 1439 .917 1.89 10 4128 88 17.11 11.1
2 Mike Dunham G 25 15 5 5 3 29 332 303 .913 2.25 1 773 93 2.13 2.2
3 Peter Sidorkiewicz G 34 1 0 0 0 1 8 7 .875 3.00 0 20 0.0
4 Richard Shulmistra G 26 1 0 1 0 2 30 28 .933 1.94 0 62 0.3
Team Total 82 48 23 11 162 1939 1777 .916 1.95 11 4983 13.6

Scoring Playoffs

Scoring Goals Assists Ice Time
Rk Player Pos Age GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TOI ATOI
1 Doug Gilmour C 34 6 5 2 7 4 4 4 1 0 1 12 41.7
2 Steve Thomas RW 34 6 0 3 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 12 0.0
3 Lyle Odelein D 29 6 1 1 2 2 21 0 1 0 1 7 14.3
4 Denis Pederson C 22 6 1 1 2 0 2 0 0 1 0 8 12.5
5 Jason Arnott RW 23 5 0 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 6 0.0
6 Scott Niedermayer D 24 6 0 2 2 0 4 0 0 0 0 15 0.0
7 Jay Pandolfo LW 23 3 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0
8 Dave Andreychuk LW 34 6 1 0 1 -2 4 0 1 0 0 17 5.9
9 Bob Carpenter LW 34 6 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 33.3
10 Kevin Dean D 28 5 1 0 1 -1 2 1 0 0 0 4 25.0
11 Brian Rolston LW 24 6 1 0 1 2 2 0 0 1 0 14 7.1
12 Scott Stevens D 33 6 1 0 1 4 8 1 0 0 0 11 9.1
13 Martin Brodeur G 25 6 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 Ken Daneyko D 33 6 0 1 1 0 10 0 0 0 0 7 0.0
15 Patrik Elias LW 21 4 0 1 1 -2 0 0 0 0 0 9 0.0
16 Randy McKay RW 31 6 0 1 1 -1 0 0 0 0 0 7 0.0
17 Brendan Morrison C 22 3 0 1 1 -1 0 0 0 0 0 4 0.0
18 Sheldon Souray D 21 3 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0.0
19 Doug Bodger D 31 5 0 0 0 -5 0 0 0 0 0 8 0.0
20 Scott Daniels LW 28 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
21 Bobby Holik C 27 5 0 0 0 -4 8 0 0 0 0 18 0.0
22 Krzysztof Oliwa RW 24 6 0 0 0 0 23 0 0 0 0 5 0.0
23 Petr Sykora C 21 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0.0
Team Total 6 12 19 31 -2 92 7 3 2 2 174 6.9

Goalies Playoffs

Goalie Stats
Rk Player Pos Age GP GS W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN QS QS% RBS GA%- GSAA
1 Martin Brodeur G 25 6 2 4 12 164 152 .927 1.97 0 366 86 1.93
Team Total 6 2 4 12 164 152 .927 1.97 0 366