1997-98 New York Islanders Roster and Statistics

Franchise Index

Record: 30-41-11 (71 points), Finished 4th in NHL Atlantic Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Rick Bowness (22-32-9), Mike Milbury (8-9-2)

Goals For: 212 (16th of 26), Goals Against: 225 (17th of 26)
SRS: -0.15 (18th of 26), SOS: 0.00 (11th of 26)

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
New York Islanders 82 30 41 11 71 .433 212 225 -0.15 0.00 5.33 61 365 16.71 54 384 85.94 11 16
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

Roster

Age is on February 1 of given season
No. Player Pos Age Ht Wt S/C Exp Birth Date Summary
33 Ken Belanger LW 23 6-4 225 L/- 3 May 14, 1974 3 G, 1 A, 4 P
34 Bryan Berard D 20 6-2 220 L/- 1 March 5, 1977 14 G, 32 A, 46 P
44 Todd Bertuzzi LW 22 6-3 229 L/- 2 February 2, 1975 7 G, 11 A, 18 P
3 Zdeno Chara D 20 6-9 255 L/- R March 18, 1977 0 G, 1 A, 1 P
55 Vladimir Chebaturkin D 22 6-2 226 L/- R April 23, 1975 0 G, 2 A, 2 P
14 Tom Chorske LW 31 6-1 212 R/- 8 September 18, 1966 12 G, 23 A, 35 P
25 Mariusz Czerkawski RW 25 6-0 200 L/- 4 April 13, 1972 12 G, 13 A, 25 P
36 J.J. Daigneault D 32 5-10 192 L/- 12 October 12, 1965 0 G, 6 A, 6 P
44 Jason Dawe RW 24 5-10 189 L/- 4 May 29, 1973 1 G, 2 A, 3 P
1 Eric Fichaud G 22 5-11 179 -/L 2 November 4, 1975 3-8-3, 2.97 GAA
30 Wade Flaherty G 30 6-0 171 -/L 5 January 11, 1968 4-4-3, 1.99 GAA
39 Travis Green C 27 6-1 204 R/- 5 December 20, 1970 14 G, 12 A, 26 P
11 Sean Haggerty LW 21 6-1 186 L/- 1 February 11, 1976 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
46 Jason Holland D 21 6-3 219 R/- 1 April 30, 1976 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
6 Doug Houda D 31 6-2 208 R/- 11 June 3, 1966 1 G, 2 A, 3 P
18 Mike Hough LW 34 6-1 197 L/- 11 February 6, 1963 5 G, 7 A, 12 P
36 Dane Jackson RW 27 6-1 200 R/- 3 May 17, 1970 1 G, 1 A, 2 P
12 Mark Janssens C 29 6-3 212 L/- 10 May 19, 1968 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
29 Kenny Jonsson D 23 6-3 217 L/- 3 October 6, 1974 14 G, 26 A, 40 P
24 Paul Kruse LW 27 6-1 215 L/- 7 March 15, 1970 6 G, 1 A, 7 P
7 Scott Lachance D 25 6-1 215 L/- 6 October 22, 1972 2 G, 11 A, 13 P
13 Claude Lapointe C 29 5-9 188 L/- 7 October 11, 1968 10 G, 10 A, 20 P
52 Mark Lawrence RW 26 6-4 215 R/- 2 January 27, 1972 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
37 Jeff Libby D 23 6-3 215 L/- R March 1, 1974 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
32 Trevor Linden RW 27 6-4 220 R/- 9 April 11, 1970 10 G, 7 A, 17 P
48 Warren Luhning RW 22 6-2 185 R/- R July 3, 1975 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
4 Bryan McCabe D 22 6-2 220 L/- 2 June 8, 1975 3 G, 9 A, 12 P
54 Kip Miller C 28 5-10 190 L/- 5 June 11, 1969 1 G, 3 A, 4 P
58 John Namestnikov D 26 5-11 190 R/- 3 October 9, 1971 0 G, 1 A, 1 P
17 Sergei Nemchinov C 34 6-1 205 L/- 6 January 14, 1964 10 G, 19 A, 29 P
24 Gino Odjick LW 27 6-3 224 L/- 7 September 7, 1970 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
49 Vladimir Orszagh RW 20 5-11 195 L/- R May 24, 1977 0 G, 1 A, 1 P
16 Ziggy Palffy RW 25 5-10 183 L/- 4 May 5, 1972 45 G, 42 A, 87 P
2 Rich Pilon D 29 6-2 220 L/- 9 April 30, 1968 0 G, 7 A, 7 P
42 Dan Plante RW 26 5-11 202 R/- 3 October 5, 1971 0 G, 1 A, 1 P
21 Robert Reichel C 26 5-10 180 L/- 6 June 25, 1971 25 G, 40 A, 65 P
10 Joe Sacco LW 28 6-1 190 L/- 7 February 4, 1969 3 G, 3 A, 6 P
35 Tommy Salo G 26 5-11 182 -/L 3 February 1, 1971 23-29-5, 2.64 GAA
60 Ray Schultz D 21 6-2 215 L/- R November 14, 1976 0 G, 1 A, 1 P
20 Bryan Smolinski C 26 6-1 203 R/- 5 December 27, 1971 13 G, 30 A, 43 P
43 Jason Strudwick D 22 6-4 226 L/- 1 July 17, 1975 0 G, 1 A, 1 P
28 Dennis Vaske D 30 6-2 210 L/- 7 October 11, 1967 0 G, 3 A, 3 P
8 Steve Webb RW 22 6-0 211 R/- 1 April 30, 1975 0 G, 0 A, 0 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 Ziggy Palffy RW 25 82 45 42 87 37 -2 34 26 17 2 5 22 18 2 277 16.2 10.9 1.1 12.1
2 Robert Reichel C 26 82 25 40 65 25 -11 32 17 8 0 2 16 24 0 201 12.4 6.5 0.8 7.2
3 Bryan Berard D 20 75 14 32 46 17 -32 59 5 8 1 2 11 21 0 192 7.3 4.8 1.4 6.2
4 Bryan Smolinski C 26 81 13 30 43 16 -16 34 10 3 0 4 22 7 1 203 6.4 2.9 0.6 3.5
5 Kenny Jonsson D 23 81 14 26 40 15 -2 58 8 6 0 2 12 12 2 108 13.0 4.0 4.0 8.0
6 Tom Chorske LW 31 82 12 23 35 13 7 39 7 1 4 2 19 3 1 132 9.1 1.9 1.5 3.4
7 Sergei Nemchinov C 34 74 10 19 29 11 3 24 7 2 1 1 18 1 0 94 10.6 1.3 1.2 2.5
8 Travis Green C 27 54 14 12 26 11 -19 66 6 8 0 2 5 7 0 99 14.1 2.2 0.1 2.3
9 Mariusz Czerkawski RW 25 68 12 13 25 10 11 23 10 2 0 1 12 1 0 136 8.8 1.4 1.4 2.8
10 Claude Lapointe C 29 78 10 10 20 8 -9 47 9 0 1 3 9 0 1 82 12.2 0.2 0.8 1.0
11 Todd Bertuzzi LW 22 52 7 11 18 7 -19 58 6 1 0 1 8 3 0 63 11.1 0.7 0.0 0.7
12 Trevor Linden RW 27 25 10 7 17 8 -1 33 5 3 2 1 3 3 1 59 16.9 1.9 0.3 2.3
13 Scott Lachance D 25 63 2 11 13 4 -11 45 1 1 0 0 9 2 0 62 3.2 0.3 2.4 2.6
14 Mike Hough LW 34 74 5 7 12 5 -4 27 5 0 0 0 7 0 0 44 11.4 -1.0 0.9 -0.1
15 Bryan McCabe D 22 56 3 9 12 4 9 145 2 1 0 0 6 3 0 81 3.7 0.4 3.6 4.0
16 Paul Kruse LW 27 62 6 1 7 4 -12 138 6 0 0 2 1 0 0 44 13.6 -1.0 0.5 -0.5
17 Rich Pilon D 29 76 0 7 7 2 1 291 0 0 0 0 7 0 0 37 0.0 -0.9 4.0 3.1
18 Joe Sacco LW 28 25 3 3 6 3 1 10 3 0 0 0 3 0 0 32 9.4 0.0 0.4 0.4
19 J.J. Daigneault D 32 18 0 6 6 2 1 21 0 0 0 0 4 2 0 18 0.0 0.3 1.0 1.3
20 Ken Belanger LW 23 37 3 1 4 2 1 101 3 0 0 1 1 0 0 10 30.0 -0.7 0.6 -0.1
21 Kip Miller C 28 9 1 3 4 1 -2 2 1 0 0 0 2 1 0 11 9.1 0.2 0.1 0.2
22 Jason Dawe RW 24 13 1 2 3 1 -2 6 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 19 5.3 -0.1 0.1 0.0
23 Doug Houda D 31 31 1 2 3 1 -6 47 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 15 6.7 -0.2 1.1 0.9
24 Dennis Vaske D 30 19 0 3 3 1 2 12 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 16 0.0 -0.1 1.1 1.0
25 Dane Jackson RW 27 8 1 1 2 1 1 4 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 5 20.0 0.0 0.2 0.2
26 Vladimir Chebaturkin D 22 2 0 2 2 1 -1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0.2 0.0 0.2
27 Zdeno Chara D 20 25 0 1 1 0 1 50 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 10 0.0 -0.4 1.4 0.9
28 Wade Flaherty G 30 16 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 2.5
29 John Namestnikov D 26 6 0 1 1 0 -1 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0.0 0.0 0.2 0.2
30 Vladimir Orszagh RW 20 11 0 1 1 0 -3 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 9 0.0 -0.3 0.0 -0.3
31 Dan Plante RW 26 7 0 1 1 0 -1 6 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 7 0.0 -0.2 0.1 -0.1
32 Tommy Salo G 26 62 0 1 1 0 0 31 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 9.5
33 Ray Schultz D 21 13 0 1 1 0 3 45 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 4 0.0 -0.2 0.9 0.7
34 Jason Strudwick D 22 17 0 1 1 0 1 36 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 0.0 -0.3 1.0 0.7
35 Eric Fichaud G 22 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 2.5
36 Sean Haggerty LW 21 5 0 0 0 0 -3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 -0.2 0.0 -0.2
37 Jason Holland D 21 8 0 0 0 0 -4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0.0 -0.2 0.1 -0.1
38 Mark Janssens C 29 12 0 0 0 0 -3 34 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 -0.5 0.1 -0.4
39 Mark Lawrence RW 26 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 -0.1 0.0 0.0
40 Jeff Libby D 23 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.1 0.0
41 Warren Luhning RW 22 8 0 0 0 0 -4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0.0 -0.3 0.0 -0.3
42 Gino Odjick LW 27 13 0 0 0 0 1 31 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 16 0.0 -0.5 0.2 -0.3
43 Steve Webb RW 22 20 0 0 0 0 -2 35 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0.0 -0.8 0.2 -0.5
Team Total 82 212 331 543 -127 1636 140 61 11 30 2119 10.0 32.3 33.4 80.1

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 Tommy Salo G 26 62 23 29 5 152 1617 1465 .906 2.64 4 3461 100 -0.39 9.5
2 Wade Flaherty G 30 16 4 4 3 23 309 286 .926 1.99 3 694 2.5
3 Eric Fichaud G 22 17 3 8 3 40 422 382 .905 2.97 0 807 101 -0.43 2.5
Team Total 82 30 41 11 215 2348 2133 .908 2.60 7 4962 14.5