1997-98 New York Islanders Roster and Statistics

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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 34 35 13 81 .493 215 218 -0.04 0.00 5.28 57 380 14.98 58 382 84.83 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 0 0:00 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 0 0:00 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 0 0:00 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 0 0:00 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 0 0:00 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 0 0:00 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 0 0:00 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 0 0:00 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 0 0:00 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 0:00 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 0:00 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 0 0:00 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 0:00 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 0 0:00 -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 0:00 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 0 0:00 -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 0:00 -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 0:00 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 0:00 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 0:00 -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 0:00 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 0:00 -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 0:00 -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 0:00 -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 0:00 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 0:00 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 0:00 -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 0:00 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 0:00 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 0:00 -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 0:00 -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 0:00 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 0:00 -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 0:00 -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 0:00 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 0:00 -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 0:00 -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 0:00 -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 0:00 -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 0:00 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 0:00 -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 0:00 -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 0:00 -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 W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN 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