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 S S% SA SV% PDO
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 2352 10.3 2082 .908
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 2242 9.6 2235 .906

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) 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

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 28 82 51 36 87 30 32 35 16 0 9 25 11 0 303 16.8 11.0 2.1 13.1
2 Rod Brind'Amour LW 27 82 36 38 74 -2 54 24 10 2 8 22 14 2 205 17.6 8.1 0.9 9.0
3 Eric Lindros C 24 63 30 41 71 14 134 19 10 1 4 27 14 0 202 14.9 7.9 1.3 9.2
4 Chris Gratton C 22 82 22 40 62 11 159 17 5 0 2 32 8 0 182 12.1 5.5 1.4 6.9
5 Trent Klatt RW 27 82 14 28 42 2 16 9 5 0 3 21 6 1 143 9.8 2.6 1.0 3.6
6 Janne Niinimaa D 22 66 3 31 34 6 56 1 2 0 1 14 17 0 115 2.6 2.4 3.8 6.2
7 Dainius Zubrus RW 19 69 8 25 33 29 42 7 1 0 5 22 3 0 101 7.9 1.6 1.9 3.5
8 Eric Desjardins D 28 77 6 27 33 11 36 3 2 1 0 13 14 0 150 4.0 2.4 4.8 7.1
9 Paul Coffey D 36 57 2 27 29 3 30 1 1 0 1 8 19 0 107 1.9 2.0 3.1 5.1
10 Alexandre Daigle RW 22 37 9 17 26 -1 6 5 4 0 3 14 3 0 78 11.5 2.2 0.4 2.6
11 Shjon Podein RW 29 82 11 13 24 8 53 9 1 1 2 11 2 0 126 8.7 0.5 1.3 1.7
12 Mike Sillinger C 26 27 11 11 22 3 16 8 1 2 0 7 4 0 40 27.5 2.3 0.4 2.8
13 Colin Forbes LW 21 63 12 7 19 2 59 10 2 0 2 6 0 1 93 12.9 0.8 0.8 1.6
14 Chris Therien D 26 78 3 16 19 5 80 2 1 0 1 13 2 1 102 2.9 0.6 4.4 5.0
15 Vinny Prospal C 22 41 5 13 18 -10 17 1 4 0 0 8 5 0 60 8.3 0.8 0.1 0.9
16 Petr Svoboda D 31 56 3 15 18 19 83 1 2 0 0 9 6 0 44 6.8 1.0 4.3 5.3
17 Pat Falloon RW 25 30 5 7 12 3 8 4 1 0 0 4 3 0 63 7.9 0.6 0.5 1.1
18 Joel Otto C 36 68 3 4 7 -2 78 3 0 0 0 3 0 1 53 5.7 -1.6 0.7 -0.8
19 Dan McGillis D 25 13 1 5 6 -4 35 0 1 0 0 2 2 1 18 5.6 0.4 0.4 0.8
20 Luke Richardson D 28 81 2 3 5 7 139 0 2 0 0 3 0 0 57 3.5 -1.0 4.7 3.7
21 Daniel Lacroix C 28 56 1 4 5 0 135 1 0 0 0 4 0 0 28 3.6 -1.5 0.7 -0.9
22 John Druce RW 31 23 1 2 3 0 2 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 18 5.6 -0.5 0.3 -0.2
23 Kjell Samuelsson D 39 49 0 3 3 9 28 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 23 0.0 -0.7 3.2 2.5
24 Dan Kordic LW 26 61 1 1 2 -4 210 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 12 8.3 -2.0 0.6 -1.4
25 Craig Darby C 25 3 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 33.3 0.1 0.0 0.1
26 Chris Joseph D 28 15 1 0 1 1 19 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 20 5.0 -0.1 0.8 0.7
27 Dave Babych D 36 6 0 0 0 2 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0.0 -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 2.1
29 Paul Healey RW 22 4 0 0 0 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.2 0.0 -0.1
30 Ron Hextall G 33 46 0 0 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 7.0
31 Brantt Myhres RW 23 23 0 0 0 -1 169 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.9 0.2 -0.6
32 Garth Snow G 28 29 0 0 0 0 18 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 3.7
Team Total 82 242 414 656 141 1748 164 71 7 42 274 133 7 2352 10.3 44.0 44.7 101.4

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 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 2.1
Team Total 82 42 29 11 191 2082 1891 .908 2.31 6 4971 12.8

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 Rod Brind'Amour LW 27 5 2 2 4 2 7 2 0 0 0 15 13.3
2 Eric Lindros C 24 5 1 2 3 -3 17 1 0 0 0 13 7.7
3 Dan McGillis D 25 5 1 2 3 0 10 0 1 0 0 14 7.1
4 Chris Gratton C 22 5 2 0 2 -1 10 2 0 0 0 16 12.5
5 John LeClair LW 28 5 1 1 2 -4 8 0 1 0 1 19 5.3
6 Alexandre Daigle RW 22 5 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0.0
7 Dave Babych D 36 5 1 0 1 2 4 0 1 0 0 12 8.3
8 Mike Sillinger C 26 3 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 7 14.3
9 Eric Desjardins D 28 5 0 1 1 -3 0 0 0 0 0 17 0.0
10 Petr Svoboda D 31 3 0 1 1 -1 4 0 0 0 0 1 0.0
11 Chris Therien D 26 5 0 1 1 -1 4 0 0 0 0 15 0.0
12 Dainius Zubrus RW 19 5 0 1 1 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
14 John Druce RW 31 2 0 0 0 -1 2 0 0 0 0 3 0.0
15 Colin Forbes LW 21 5 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
17 Chris Joseph D 28 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 0.0
18 Trent Klatt RW 27 5 0 0 0 -6 0 0 0 0 0 6 0.0
19 Daniel Lacroix C 28 4 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0
20 Joel Otto C 36 5 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 8 0.0
21 Shjon Podein RW 29 5 0 0 0 -1 10 0 0 0 0 5 0.0
22 Luke Richardson D 28 5 0 0 0 -3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0
23 Kjell Samuelsson D 39 1 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

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 Sean Burke G 31 5 1 4 17 121 104 .860 3.60 0 283 165 -6.73
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