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1997-98 Philadelphia Flyers Roster and Statistics

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Record: 42-29-11 (95 points), Finished 2nd in NHL Atlantic Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Wayne Cashman (32-20-9), Roger Neilson (10-9-2)

Goals For: 242 (3rd of 26), Goals Against: 193 (5th of 26)
SRS: 0.53 (5th of 26), SOS: -0.07 (26th of 26)

Playoffs:
Lost Conference Quarter-Finals (4-1) versus Buffalo Sabres

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
Philadelphia Flyers 82 42 29 11 95 .579 242 193 0.53 -0.07 5.30 71 399 17.79 51 382 86.65 7 9
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
44 Dave Babych D 36 6-2 215 L/- 17 May 23, 1961 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
17 Rod Brind'Amour LW 27 6-1 205 L/- 8 August 9, 1970 36 G, 38 A, 74 P
33 Sean Burke G 31 6-4 211 -/L 9 January 29, 1967 7-3-0, 2.56 GAA
77 Paul Coffey D 36 6-0 205 L/- 17 June 1, 1961 2 G, 27 A, 29 P
19 Alexandre Daigle RW 22 6-0 195 L/- 4 February 7, 1975 9 G, 17 A, 26 P
14 Craig Darby C 25 6-4 200 R/- 3 September 26, 1972 1 G, 0 A, 1 P
37 Eric Desjardins D 28 6-1 205 R/- 9 June 14, 1969 6 G, 27 A, 33 P
26 John Druce RW 31 6-2 195 R/- 9 February 23, 1966 1 G, 2 A, 3 P
15 Pat Falloon RW 25 5-11 190 R/- 6 September 22, 1972 5 G, 7 A, 12 P
12 Colin Forbes LW 21 6-3 215 L/- 1 February 16, 1976 12 G, 7 A, 19 P
55 Chris Gratton C 22 6-4 226 L/- 4 July 5, 1975 22 G, 40 A, 62 P
38 Paul Healey RW 22 6-2 198 R/- 1 March 20, 1975 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
27 Ron Hextall G 33 6-3 192 -/L 11 May 3, 1964 21-17-7, 2.17 GAA
24 Chris Joseph D 28 6-3 212 R/- 10 September 10, 1969 1 G, 0 A, 1 P
20 Trent Klatt RW 27 6-1 210 R/- 6 January 30, 1971 14 G, 28 A, 42 P
21 Dan Kordic LW 26 6-5 234 L/- 4 April 18, 1971 1 G, 1 A, 2 P
32 Daniel Lacroix C 28 6-2 205 L/- 4 March 11, 1969 1 G, 4 A, 5 P
10 John LeClair LW 28 6-3 226 L/- 7 July 5, 1969 51 G, 36 A, 87 P
88 Eric Lindros C 24 6-4 240 R/- 5 February 28, 1973 30 G, 41 A, 71 P
3 Dan McGillis D 25 6-3 220 L/- 1 July 1, 1972 1 G, 5 A, 6 P
18 Brantt Myhres RW 23 6-3 220 R/- 2 March 18, 1974 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
44 Janne Niinimaa D 22 6-1 220 L/- 1 May 22, 1975 3 G, 31 A, 34 P
29 Joel Otto C 36 6-4 220 R/- 13 October 29, 1961 3 G, 4 A, 7 P
25 Shjon Podein RW 29 6-2 200 L/- 5 March 5, 1968 11 G, 13 A, 24 P
45 Vinny Prospal C 22 6-2 191 L/- 1 February 17, 1975 5 G, 13 A, 18 P
22 Luke Richardson D 28 6-3 208 L/- 10 March 26, 1969 2 G, 3 A, 5 P
28 Kjell Samuelsson D 39 6-6 235 R/- 12 October 18, 1958 0 G, 3 A, 3 P
11 Mike Sillinger C 26 5-11 198 R/- 6 June 29, 1971 11 G, 11 A, 22 P
30 Garth Snow G 28 6-3 200 -/L 4 July 28, 1969 14-9-4, 2.43 GAA
23 Petr Svoboda D 31 6-1 198 L/- 13 February 14, 1966 3 G, 15 A, 18 P
6 Chris Therien D 26 6-5 235 L/- 3 December 14, 1971 3 G, 16 A, 19 P
9 Dainius Zubrus RW 19 6-5 225 L/- 1 June 16, 1978 8 G, 25 A, 33 P

Scoring Regular Season

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 28 82 51 36 87 37 30 32 35 16 0 9 25 11 0 303 16.8 0 0:00 11.0 2.1 13.1
2 Rod Brind'Amour LW 27 82 36 38 74 30 -2 54 24 10 2 8 22 14 2 205 17.6 0 0:00 8.1 0.9 9.0
3 Eric Lindros C 24 63 30 41 71 27 14 134 19 10 1 4 27 14 0 202 14.9 0 0:00 7.9 1.3 9.2
4 Chris Gratton C 22 82 22 40 62 23 11 159 17 5 0 2 32 8 0 182 12.1 0 0:00 5.5 1.4 6.9
5 Trent Klatt RW 27 82 14 28 42 15 2 16 9 5 0 3 21 6 1 143 9.8 0 0:00 2.6 1.0 3.6
6 Janne Niinimaa D 22 66 3 31 34 10 6 56 1 2 0 1 14 17 0 115 2.6 0 0:00 2.4 3.8 6.2
7 Dainius Zubrus RW 19 69 8 25 33 11 29 42 7 1 0 5 22 3 0 101 7.9 0 0:00 1.6 1.9 3.5
8 Eric Desjardins D 28 77 6 27 33 11 11 36 3 2 1 0 13 14 0 150 4.0 0 0:00 2.4 4.8 7.1
9 Paul Coffey D 36 57 2 27 29 8 3 30 1 1 0 1 8 19 0 107 1.9 0 0:00 2.0 3.1 5.1
10 Alexandre Daigle RW 22 37 9 17 26 9 -1 6 5 4 0 3 14 3 0 78 11.5 0 0:00 2.2 0.4 2.6
11 Shjon Podein RW 29 82 11 13 24 9 8 53 9 1 1 2 11 2 0 126 8.7 0 0:00 0.5 1.3 1.7
12 Mike Sillinger C 26 27 11 11 22 9 3 16 8 1 2 0 7 4 0 40 27.5 0 0:00 2.3 0.4 2.8
13 Colin Forbes LW 21 63 12 7 19 8 2 59 10 2 0 2 6 0 1 93 12.9 0 0:00 0.8 0.8 1.6
14 Chris Therien D 26 78 3 16 19 6 5 80 2 1 0 1 13 2 1 102 2.9 0 0:00 0.6 4.4 5.0
15 Vinny Prospal C 22 41 5 13 18 6 -10 17 1 4 0 0 8 5 0 60 8.3 0 0:00 0.8 0.1 0.9
16 Petr Svoboda D 31 56 3 15 18 6 19 83 1 2 0 0 9 6 0 44 6.8 0 0:00 1.0 4.3 5.3
17 Pat Falloon RW 25 30 5 7 12 5 3 8 4 1 0 0 4 3 0 63 7.9 0 0:00 0.6 0.5 1.1
18 Joel Otto C 36 68 3 4 7 3 -2 78 3 0 0 0 3 0 1 53 5.7 0 0:00 -1.6 0.7 -0.8
19 Dan McGillis D 25 13 1 5 6 2 -4 35 0 1 0 0 2 2 1 18 5.6 0 0:00 0.4 0.4 0.8
20 Luke Richardson D 28 81 2 3 5 2 7 139 0 2 0 0 3 0 0 57 3.5 0 0:00 -1.0 4.7 3.7
21 Daniel Lacroix C 28 56 1 4 5 2 0 135 1 0 0 0 4 0 0 28 3.6 0 0:00 -1.5 0.7 -0.9
22 John Druce RW 31 23 1 2 3 1 0 2 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 18 5.6 0 0:00 -0.5 0.3 -0.2
23 Kjell Samuelsson D 39 49 0 3 3 1 9 28 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 23 0.0 0 0:00 -0.7 3.2 2.5
24 Dan Kordic LW 26 61 1 1 2 1 -4 210 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 12 8.3 0 0:00 -2.0 0.6 -1.4
25 Craig Darby C 25 3 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 33.3 0 0:00 0.1 0.0 0.1
26 Chris Joseph D 28 15 1 0 1 1 1 19 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 20 5.0 0 0:00 -0.1 0.8 0.7
27 Dave Babych D 36 6 0 0 0 0 2 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0.0 0 0:00 -0.1 0.5 0.3
28 Sean Burke G 31 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 0.0 0.0 2.1
29 Paul Healey RW 22 4 0 0 0 0 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 -0.2 0.0 -0.1
30 Ron Hextall G 33 46 0 0 0 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 0.0 0.0 7.0
31 Brantt Myhres RW 23 23 0 0 0 0 -1 169 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 -0.9 0.2 -0.6
32 Garth Snow G 28 29 0 0 0 0 0 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 0.0 0.0 3.7
Team Total 82 242 414 656 141 1748 164 71 7 42 2352 10.3 44.0 44.7 101.4

Goalies Regular Season

Rk Player Pos Age GP W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN GA%- GSAA GPS
1 Ron Hextall G 33 46 21 17 7 97 1089 992 .911 2.17 4 2688 95 5.11 7.0
2 Garth Snow G 28 29 14 9 4 67 682 615 .902 2.43 1 1651 105 -3.06 3.7
3 Sean Burke G 31 11 7 3 0 27 311 284 .913 2.56 1 632 2.16 2.1
Team Total 82 42 29 11 191 2082 1891 .908 2.31 6 4971 12.8

Scoring Playoffs

Rk Player Pos Age GP G A PTS GC +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TOI ATOI
1 Rod Brind'Amour LW 27 5 2 2 4 2 2 7 2 0 0 0 15 13.3
2 Eric Lindros C 24 5 1 2 3 1 -3 17 1 0 0 0 13 7.7
3 Dan McGillis D 25 5 1 2 3 1 0 10 0 1 0 0 14 7.1
4 Chris Gratton C 22 5 2 0 2 1 -1 10 2 0 0 0 16 12.5
5 John LeClair LW 28 5 1 1 2 1 -4 8 0 1 0 1 19 5.3
6 Alexandre Daigle RW 22 5 0 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0.0
7 Dave Babych D 36 5 1 0 1 1 2 4 0 1 0 0 12 8.3
8 Mike Sillinger C 26 3 1 0 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 7 14.3
9 Eric Desjardins D 28 5 0 1 1 0 -3 0 0 0 0 0 17 0.0
10 Petr Svoboda D 31 3 0 1 1 0 -1 4 0 0 0 0 1 0.0
11 Chris Therien D 26 5 0 1 1 0 -1 4 0 0 0 0 15 0.0
12 Dainius Zubrus RW 19 5 0 1 1 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 6 0.0
13 Sean Burke G 31 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 John Druce RW 31 2 0 0 0 0 -1 2 0 0 0 0 3 0.0
15 Colin Forbes LW 21 5 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 9 0.0
16 Ron Hextall G 33 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
17 Chris Joseph D 28 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 0.0
18 Trent Klatt RW 27 5 0 0 0 0 -6 0 0 0 0 0 6 0.0
19 Daniel Lacroix C 28 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0
20 Joel Otto C 36 5 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 8 0.0
21 Shjon Podein RW 29 5 0 0 0 0 -1 10 0 0 0 0 5 0.0
22 Luke Richardson D 28 5 0 0 0 0 -3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0
23 Kjell Samuelsson D 39 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Team Total 5 9 13 22 -15 86 6 3 0 1 176 5.1

Goalies Playoffs

Rk Player Pos Age GP W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN GA%- GSAA
1 Sean Burke G 31 5 1 4 17 121 104 .860 3.60 0 283
2 Ron Hextall G 33 1 0 0 1 8 7 .875 3.00 0 20
Team Total 5 1 4 18 129 111 .860 3.56 0 303