1997-98 Pittsburgh Penguins Schedule and Results

Franchise Index

Record: 40-24-18 (98 points), Finished 1st in NHL Northeast Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Kevin Constantine (40-24-18)

Goals For: 228 (7th of 26), Goals Against: 188 (4th of 26)
SRS: 0.48 (6th of 26), SOS: -0.01 (17th of 26)

Playoffs:
Lost Conference Quarter-Finals (4-2) versus Montreal Canadiens

Regular Season

GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
1 1997-10-01 Los Angeles Kings T OT 3 3 0 0 1 T 1
2 1997-10-03 @ Carolina Hurricanes W 4 3 1 0 1 W 1
3 1997-10-04 Florida Panthers L 3 5 1 1 1 L 1
4 1997-10-08 Montreal Canadiens L 0 3 1 2 1 L 2
5 1997-10-09 @ Philadelphia Flyers L 1 3 1 3 1 L 3
6 1997-10-11 Carolina Hurricanes W 4 1 2 3 1 W 1
7 1997-10-14 @ New York Rangers W 1 0 3 3 1 W 2
8 1997-10-15 @ Montreal Canadiens T OT 1 1 3 3 2 T 1
9 1997-10-17 @ Tampa Bay Lightning W 4 1 4 3 2 W 1
10 1997-10-19 @ Florida Panthers W 4 1 5 3 2 W 2
11 1997-10-22 @ San Jose Sharks W 5 2 6 3 2 W 3
12 1997-10-24 @ Edmonton Oilers L 3 4 6 4 2 L 1
13 1997-10-25 @ Vancouver Canucks W OT 3 2 7 4 2 W 1
14 1997-10-28 @ Calgary Flames L 3 6 7 5 2 L 1
15 1997-11-01 Vancouver Canucks W OT 7 6 8 5 2 W 1
16 1997-11-02 @ Chicago Blackhawks L 1 3 8 6 2 L 1
17 1997-11-05 Dallas Stars L 2 5 8 7 2 L 2
18 1997-11-07 @ Detroit Red Wings T OT 1 1 8 7 3 T 1
19 1997-11-08 Buffalo Sabres T OT 2 2 8 7 4 T 2
20 1997-11-12 Washington Capitals L 1 4 8 8 4 L 1
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
21 1997-11-14 @ New York Rangers L 1 3 8 9 4 L 2
22 1997-11-15 @ Toronto Maple Leafs W 5 0 9 9 4 W 1
23 1997-11-19 Boston Bruins T OT 3 3 9 9 5 T 1
24 1997-11-20 @ Ottawa Senators W 2 0 10 9 5 W 1
25 1997-11-22 New York Rangers W OT 4 3 11 9 5 W 2
26 1997-11-24 Buffalo Sabres W 5 1 12 9 5 W 3
27 1997-11-26 Carolina Hurricanes W 3 2 13 9 5 W 4
28 1997-11-29 Montreal Canadiens W 6 3 14 9 5 W 5
29 1997-12-01 @ Montreal Canadiens W 1 0 15 9 5 W 6
30 1997-12-04 New Jersey Devils L 0 4 15 10 5 L 1
31 1997-12-06 Mighty Ducks of Anaheim W 5 2 16 10 5 W 1
32 1997-12-09 @ Los Angeles Kings W 2 1 17 10 5 W 2
33 1997-12-10 @ Mighty Ducks of Anaheim W 3 0 18 10 5 W 3
34 1997-12-12 @ Phoenix Coyotes T OT 2 2 18 10 6 T 1
35 1997-12-16 Tampa Bay Lightning T OT 1 1 18 10 7 T 2
36 1997-12-19 @ Colorado Avalanche T OT 3 3 18 10 8 T 3
37 1997-12-20 @ St. Louis Blues L 1 4 18 11 8 L 1
38 1997-12-26 @ Washington Capitals W 4 1 19 11 8 W 1
39 1997-12-27 Montreal Canadiens L 0 1 19 12 8 L 1
40 1997-12-29 New York Islanders W 5 1 20 12 8 W 1
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
41 1997-12-31 Carolina Hurricanes W 3 2 21 12 8 W 2
42 1998-01-03 Colorado Avalanche L OT 4 5 21 13 8 L 1
43 1998-01-06 @ New York Islanders W 4 2 22 13 8 W 1
44 1998-01-07 @ New Jersey Devils L 1 3 22 14 8 L 1
45 1998-01-10 New Jersey Devils W 4 1 23 14 8 W 1
46 1998-01-12 @ Carolina Hurricanes W 4 1 24 14 8 W 2
47 1998-01-14 @ Boston Bruins L 2 5 24 15 8 L 1
48 1998-01-20 Ottawa Senators T OT 0 0 24 15 9 T 1
49 1998-01-22 @ New Jersey Devils W 3 2 25 15 9 W 1
50 1998-01-24 Boston Bruins W 4 2 26 15 9 W 2
51 1998-01-26 St. Louis Blues W 4 2 27 15 9 W 3
52 1998-01-28 @ Washington Capitals T OT 2 2 27 15 10 T 1
53 1998-01-29 @ Boston Bruins W 4 2 28 15 10 W 1
54 1998-01-31 Detroit Red Wings W 4 2 29 15 10 W 2
55 1998-02-02 New York Islanders L 2 4 29 16 10 L 1
56 1998-02-04 Washington Capitals T OT 2 2 29 16 11 T 1
57 1998-02-06 @ Buffalo Sabres T OT 2 2 29 16 12 T 2
58 1998-02-07 @ Ottawa Senators T OT 2 2 29 16 13 T 3
59 1998-02-25 @ Montreal Canadiens W 6 2 30 16 13 W 1
60 1998-02-28 @ Boston Bruins L 2 6 30 17 13 L 1
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
61 1998-03-02 Toronto Maple Leafs W 3 1 31 17 13 W 1
62 1998-03-05 Chicago Blackhawks T OT 2 2 31 17 14 T 1
63 1998-03-07 Philadelphia Flyers W 6 4 32 17 14 W 1
64 1998-03-08 @ Philadelphia Flyers L OT 3 4 32 18 14 L 1
65 1998-03-11 Calgary Flames W 4 1 33 18 14 W 1
66 1998-03-14 Buffalo Sabres W 2 1 34 18 14 W 2
67 1998-03-15 @ Buffalo Sabres L 0 3 34 19 14 L 1
68 1998-03-18 Edmonton Oilers W 4 2 35 19 14 W 1
69 1998-03-21 Philadelphia Flyers W 4 3 36 19 14 W 2
70 1998-03-22 @ Dallas Stars T OT 0 0 36 19 15 T 1
71 1998-03-26 @ New York Islanders L 3 4 36 20 15 L 1
72 1998-03-28 New York Rangers T OT 2 2 36 20 16 T 1
73 1998-03-29 Ottawa Senators T OT 1 1 36 20 17 T 2
74 1998-04-01 San Jose Sharks L 2 3 36 21 17 L 1
75 1998-04-04 @ Tampa Bay Lightning W 4 1 37 21 17 W 1
76 1998-04-05 @ Florida Panthers L 1 3 37 22 17 L 1
77 1998-04-07 Phoenix Coyotes L 1 2 37 23 17 L 2
78 1998-04-09 @ Ottawa Senators L 1 4 37 24 17 L 3
79 1998-04-11 Florida Panthers T OT 3 3 37 24 18 T 1
80 1998-04-15 Tampa Bay Lightning W 5 1 38 24 18 W 1
GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
81 1998-04-16 @ Carolina Hurricanes W 4 1 39 24 18 W 2
82 1998-04-18 Boston Bruins W 5 2 40 24 18 W 3

Playoffs

GP Date Opponent Tm Opp W L T Streak Notes
1 1998-04-23 Montreal Canadiens L OT 2 3 0 1 0 L 1
2 1998-04-25 Montreal Canadiens W 4 1 1 1 0 W 1
3 1998-04-27 @ Montreal Canadiens L 1 3 1 2 0 L 1
4 1998-04-29 @ Montreal Canadiens W 6 3 2 2 0 W 1
5 1998-05-01 Montreal Canadiens L 2 5 2 3 0 L 1
6 1998-05-03 @ Montreal Canadiens L 0 3 2 4 0 L 2