1996-97 Philadelphia Flyers Roster and Statistics

Franchise Index

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 AvAge GP W L T PTS PTS% GF GA SRS SOS TG/G PP PPO PP% PPA PPOA PK% SH SHA
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
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

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 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 GC +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TOI ATOI OPS DPS PS
1 John LeClair LW 27 82 50 47 97 40 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 30 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 23 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 22 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 16 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 19 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 13 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 13 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 13 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 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 9 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 7 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 9 -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 8 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 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 6 -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 5 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 4 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 4 -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 4 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 3 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 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 2 -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 -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 1 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 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 0 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 0 1 0 0 1 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.2
29 Garth Snow G 27 35 0 1 1 0 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 -0.1 0.0 -0.1
31 Ron Hextall G 32 55 0 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 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 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 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 GC +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TOI ATOI
1 Eric Lindros C 23 19 12 14 26 10 7 40 8 4 0 1 71 16.9
2 Rod Brind'Amour C 26 19 13 8 21 9 9 10 7 4 2 1 65 20.0
3 John LeClair LW 27 19 9 12 21 8 5 10 5 4 0 3 79 11.4
4 Janne Niinimaa D 21 19 1 12 13 4 3 16 0 1 0 1 56 1.8
5 Mikael Renberg RW 24 18 5 6 11 4 1 4 3 2 0 0 35 14.3
6 Eric Desjardins D 27 19 2 8 10 3 9 12 2 0 0 0 49 4.1
7 Dainius Zubrus LW 18 19 5 4 9 4 3 12 4 1 0 1 28 17.9
8 Paul Coffey D 35 17 1 8 9 3 -3 6 1 0 0 0 37 2.7
9 Trent Klatt RW 26 19 4 3 7 3 1 12 4 0 0 2 26 15.4
10 Shjon Podein LW 28 19 4 3 7 3 4 16 4 0 0 1 52 7.7
11 Dale Hawerchuk C 33 17 2 5 7 2 -2 0 1 1 0 1 24 8.3
12 Chris Therien D 25 19 1 6 7 2 14 6 1 0 0 1 36 2.8
13 Joel Otto C 35 18 1 5 6 2 3 8 1 0 0 0 23 4.3
14 Pat Falloon RW 24 14 3 1 4 2 -1 2 2 1 0 0 32 9.4
15 Vinny Prospal C 21 5 1 3 4 1 0 4 1 0 0 0 10 10.0
16 Petr Svoboda D 30 16 1 2 3 1 4 16 1 0 0 0 9 11.1
17 Karl Dykhuis D 24 18 0 3 3 1 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 1 2 2 0 0 1 0 10 10.0
20 Dan Kordic LW 25 12 1 0 1 1 1 22 1 0 0 0 3 33.3
21 Daniel Lacroix C 27 12 0 1 1 0 0 22 0 0 0 0 4 0.0
22 Colin Forbes LW 20 3 0 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 0 -1 6 0 0 0 0 1 0.0
25 Kjell Samuelsson D 38 5 0 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