1996-97 Philadelphia Flyers Roster and Statistics

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Record: 45-24-13 (103 points), Finished 2nd in NHL Atlantic Division (Schedule and Results)

Coach: Terry Murray (45-24-13)

Goals For: 274 (3rd of 26), Goals Against: 217 (8th of 26)
SRS: 0.67 (2nd of 26), SOS: -0.03 (20th of 26)

Playoffs:
Lost Stanley Cup Final (4-0) versus Detroit Red Wings
Won Conference Finals (4-1) versus New York Rangers
Won Conference Semi-Finals (4-1) versus Buffalo Sabres
Won Conference Quarter-Finals (4-1) versus Pittsburgh Penguins


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
Philadelphia Flyers 82 45 24 13 103 .628 274 217 0.67 -0.03 5.99 53 362 14.64 49 342 85.67 11 8 2644 10.4 2101 .900
League Average 82 35 35 11 82 .500 239 239 0.00 0.00 5.83 55 336 16.27 55 336 83.73 10 10 2444 9.8 2437 .905

Roster

Age is on February 1 of given season
No. Player Pos Age Ht Wt S/C Exp Birth Date Summary
34 Jason Bowen D 23 6-4 220 L/- 4 November 9, 1973 0 G, 1 A, 1 P
3 Aris Brimanis D 24 6-3 215 R/- 2 March 14, 1972 0 G, 1 A, 1 P
17 Rod Brind'Amour C 26 6-1 205 L/- 7 August 9, 1970 27 G, 32 A, 59 P
77 Paul Coffey D 35 6-0 205 L/- 16 June 1, 1961 6 G, 20 A, 26 P
22 Scott Daniels RW 27 6-3 215 L/- 3 September 19, 1969 5 G, 3 A, 8 P
11 Craig Darby C 24 6-4 200 R/- 2 September 26, 1972 1 G, 4 A, 5 P
37 Eric Desjardins D 27 6-1 205 R/- 8 June 14, 1969 12 G, 34 A, 46 P
26 John Druce RW 30 6-2 195 R/- 8 February 23, 1966 7 G, 8 A, 15 P
24 Karl Dykhuis D 24 6-3 209 L/- 4 July 8, 1972 4 G, 15 A, 19 P
15 Pat Falloon RW 24 5-11 190 R/- 5 September 22, 1972 11 G, 12 A, 23 P
48 Colin Forbes LW 20 6-3 215 L/- R February 16, 1976 1 G, 0 A, 1 P
5 Kevin Haller D 26 6-2 199 L/- 7 December 5, 1970 0 G, 5 A, 5 P
18 Dale Hawerchuk C 33 5-11 190 L/- 15 April 4, 1963 12 G, 22 A, 34 P
38 Paul Healey RW 21 6-2 198 R/- R March 20, 1975 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
27 Ron Hextall G 32 6-3 192 -/L 10 May 3, 1964 31-16-5, 2.56 GAA
20 Trent Klatt RW 26 6-1 210 R/- 5 January 30, 1971 24 G, 21 A, 45 P
21 Dan Kordic LW 25 6-5 234 L/- 3 April 18, 1971 1 G, 4 A, 5 P
2 Frantisek Kucera D 28 6-2 205 R/- 6 February 3, 1968 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
32 Daniel Lacroix C 27 6-2 205 L/- 3 March 11, 1969 7 G, 1 A, 8 P
10 John LeClair LW 27 6-3 226 L/- 6 July 5, 1969 50 G, 47 A, 97 P
88 Eric Lindros (C) C 23 6-4 240 R/- 4 February 28, 1973 32 G, 47 A, 79 P
44 Janne Niinimaa D 21 6-1 220 L/- R May 22, 1975 4 G, 40 A, 44 P
29 Joel Otto C 35 6-4 220 R/- 12 October 29, 1961 13 G, 19 A, 32 P
8 Michel Petit D 32 6-1 205 R/- 14 February 12, 1964 0 G, 3 A, 3 P
25 Shjon Podein LW 28 6-2 200 L/- 4 March 5, 1968 14 G, 18 A, 32 P
45 Vinny Prospal C 21 6-2 191 L/- R February 17, 1975 5 G, 10 A, 15 P
19 Mikael Renberg RW 24 6-2 235 L/- 3 May 5, 1972 22 G, 37 A, 59 P
5 Darren Rumble D 28 6-1 200 L/- 4 January 23, 1969 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
28 Kjell Samuelsson D 38 6-6 235 R/- 11 October 18, 1958 4 G, 3 A, 7 P
30 Garth Snow G 27 6-3 200 -/L 3 July 28, 1969 14-8-8, 2.52 GAA
23 Petr Svoboda D 30 6-1 198 L/- 12 February 14, 1966 2 G, 12 A, 14 P
6 Chris Therien D 25 6-5 235 L/- 2 December 14, 1971 2 G, 22 A, 24 P
9 Dainius Zubrus LW 18 6-5 225 L/- R June 16, 1978 8 G, 13 A, 21 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 John LeClair LW 27 82 50 47 97 44 58 40 10 0 5 41 6 0 324 15.4 10.6 2.4 13.0
2 Eric Lindros C 23 52 32 47 79 31 136 23 9 0 7 33 14 0 198 16.2 8.4 1.6 10.0
3 Rod Brind'Amour C 26 82 27 32 59 2 41 17 8 2 3 25 5 2 205 13.2 4.9 0.9 5.8
4 Mikael Renberg RW 24 77 22 37 59 36 65 21 1 0 4 29 8 0 249 8.8 4.6 2.0 6.6
5 Eric Desjardins D 27 82 12 34 46 25 50 6 5 1 1 22 11 1 183 6.6 3.8 5.5 9.3
6 Trent Klatt RW 26 76 24 21 45 9 20 14 5 5 5 18 3 0 131 18.3 3.5 1.1 4.6
7 Janne Niinimaa D 21 77 4 40 44 12 58 3 1 0 2 17 23 0 141 2.8 3.0 4.3 7.3
8 Dale Hawerchuk C 33 51 12 22 34 9 32 6 6 0 2 17 5 0 102 11.8 2.3 0.8 3.2
9 Shjon Podein LW 28 82 14 18 32 7 41 14 0 0 4 16 1 1 153 9.2 1.1 1.1 2.2
10 Joel Otto C 35 78 13 19 32 12 99 12 0 1 2 17 0 2 105 12.4 1.2 1.2 2.4
11 Paul Coffey D 35 37 6 20 26 11 20 5 0 1 1 14 6 0 71 8.5 2.3 2.5 4.7
12 Chris Therien D 25 71 2 22 24 27 64 2 0 0 0 17 3 2 107 1.9 1.0 5.1 6.2
13 Pat Falloon RW 24 52 11 12 23 -8 10 9 2 0 4 7 4 1 124 8.9 1.2 0.2 1.4
14 Dainius Zubrus LW 18 68 8 13 21 3 22 7 1 0 2 11 2 0 71 11.3 0.1 0.8 0.9
15 Karl Dykhuis D 24 62 4 15 19 6 35 2 2 0 1 12 3 0 101 4.0 0.9 3.2 4.2
16 John Druce RW 30 43 7 8 15 -5 12 6 1 0 0 8 0 0 73 9.6 0.4 0.3 0.6
17 Vinny Prospal C 21 18 5 10 15 3 4 5 0 0 0 4 6 0 35 14.3 1.2 0.3 1.5
18 Petr Svoboda D 30 67 2 12 14 10 94 1 1 0 0 11 1 0 36 5.6 0.2 3.8 3.9
19 Daniel Lacroix C 27 74 7 1 8 -1 163 6 1 0 0 1 0 0 54 13.0 -1.5 0.7 -0.8
20 Scott Daniels RW 27 56 5 3 8 2 237 5 0 0 2 3 0 0 48 10.4 -1.0 0.6 -0.3
21 Kjell Samuelsson D 38 34 4 3 7 17 47 4 0 0 0 3 0 0 36 11.1 0.4 2.7 3.1
22 Craig Darby C 24 9 1 4 5 2 2 0 0 1 0 4 0 0 13 7.7 0.2 0.2 0.4
23 Dan Kordic LW 25 75 1 4 5 -1 210 1 0 0 0 4 0 0 21 4.8 -2.3 0.7 -1.6
24 Kevin Haller D 26 27 0 5 5 -1 37 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 34 0.0 -0.1 1.2 1.1
25 Michel Petit D 32 20 0 3 3 2 51 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 13 0.0 -0.1 1.1 0.9
26 Colin Forbes LW 20 3 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 33.3 0.1 0.0 0.1
27 Jason Bowen D 23 4 0 1 1 1 8 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.3
28 Aris Brimanis D 24 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.2
29 Garth Snow G 27 35 0 1 1 0 30 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 4.3
30 Paul Healey RW 21 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.1 0.0 -0.1
31 Ron Hextall G 32 55 0 0 0 0 43 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 6.1
32 Frantisek Kucera D 28 2 0 0 0 -2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0.0 0.0 -0.1
33 Darren Rumble D 28 10 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 0.0 -0.2 0.3 0.1
Team Total 82 274 455 729 251 1691 210 53 11 45 344 101 9 2644 10.4 46.1 44.9 101.4

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 Ron Hextall G 32 55 31 16 5 132 1285 1153 .897 2.56 5 3094 108 -9.57 6.1
2 Garth Snow G 27 35 14 8 8 79 816 737 .903 2.52 2 1884 102 -1.26 4.3
Team Total 82 45 24 13 211 2101 1890 .900 2.54 7 4978 10.4

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 Eric Lindros C 23 19 12 14 26 7 40 8 4 0 1 71 16.9
2 Rod Brind'Amour C 26 19 13 8 21 9 10 7 4 2 1 65 20.0
3 John LeClair LW 27 19 9 12 21 5 10 5 4 0 3 79 11.4
4 Janne Niinimaa D 21 19 1 12 13 3 16 0 1 0 1 56 1.8
5 Mikael Renberg RW 24 18 5 6 11 1 4 3 2 0 0 35 14.3
6 Eric Desjardins D 27 19 2 8 10 9 12 2 0 0 0 49 4.1
7 Dainius Zubrus LW 18 19 5 4 9 3 12 4 1 0 1 28 17.9
8 Paul Coffey D 35 17 1 8 9 -3 6 1 0 0 0 37 2.7
9 Trent Klatt RW 26 19 4 3 7 1 12 4 0 0 2 26 15.4
10 Shjon Podein LW 28 19 4 3 7 4 16 4 0 0 1 52 7.7
11 Dale Hawerchuk C 33 17 2 5 7 -2 0 1 1 0 1 24 8.3
12 Chris Therien D 25 19 1 6 7 14 6 1 0 0 1 36 2.8
13 Joel Otto C 35 18 1 5 6 3 8 1 0 0 0 23 4.3
14 Pat Falloon RW 24 14 3 1 4 -1 2 2 1 0 0 32 9.4
15 Vinny Prospal C 21 5 1 3 4 0 4 1 0 0 0 10 10.0
16 Petr Svoboda D 30 16 1 2 3 4 16 1 0 0 0 9 11.1
17 Karl Dykhuis D 24 18 0 3 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 15 0.0
18 Garth Snow G 27 12 0 2 2 0 11 0 0 0 0 0
19 John Druce RW 30 13 1 0 1 2 2 0 0 1 0 10 10.0
20 Dan Kordic LW 25 12 1 0 1 1 22 1 0 0 0 3 33.3
21 Daniel Lacroix C 27 12 0 1 1 0 22 0 0 0 0 4 0.0
22 Colin Forbes LW 20 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0
23 Ron Hextall G 32 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
24 Michel Petit D 32 3 0 0 0 -1 6 0 0 0 0 1 0.0
25 Kjell Samuelsson D 38 5 0 0 0 -3 2 0 0 0 0 4 0.0
Team Total 19 67 106 173 57 241 46 18 3 12 672 10.0

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 Garth Snow G 27 12 8 4 33 305 272 .892 2.83 0 699 133 -8.27
2 Ron Hextall G 32 8 4 3 22 203 181 .892 2.97 0 444 134 -5.54
Team Total 19 12 7 55 508 453 .892 2.89 0 1143