1997 NHL Eastern Conference Quarter-Finals
Buffalo Sabres defeat Ottawa Senators 4-3

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Buffalo Sabres
W-L: 40-30-12, .561
SRS: 0.31 (7th of 26)
Goals: 237 (13th of 26)
Goals Against: 208 (6th of 26)
Ottawa Senators
W-L: 31-36-15, .470
SRS: -0.11 (16th of 26)
Goals: 226 (18th of 26)
Goals Against: 234 (12th of 26)
Game 1, April 17
Ottawa Senators 1
Buffalo Sabres 3  
Game 2, April 19
Ottawa Senators 3
Buffalo Sabres 1  
Game 3, April 21
Buffalo Sabres 3
Ottawa Senators 2  
Game 4, April 23
Buffalo Sabres 0
Ottawa Senators 1 OT
Game 5, April 25
Ottawa Senators 4
Buffalo Sabres 1  
Game 6, April 27
Buffalo Sabres 3
Ottawa Senators 0  
Game 7, April 29
Ottawa Senators 2
Buffalo Sabres 3 OT

Buffalo Sabres Skaters Series Stats

Buffalo Sabres Skaters Series Stats Table
Scoring Goals Assists Ice Time
No. Player Pos Age GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% SHFT TOI ATOI
19Brian HolzingerC2472462210111414.3
28Donald AudetteRW2772353411001910.5
12Randy BurridgeLW3173031021001816.7
26Derek PlanteC2673035430021323.1
15Dixon WardRW287123161001156.7
8Darryl ShannonD287123341000425.0
3Garry GalleyD337033240000130.0
17Jason DaweRW237112041000911.1
36Matthew BarnabyRW233022316000030.0
18Michal GrosekLW21702258000050.0
44Alexei ZhitnikD247101-1141000137.7
10Brad MayLW255011014000030.0
27Michael PecaC227011080000120.0
42Richard SmehlikD277011320000100.0
32Rob RayRW287000-16000020.0
6Bob BoughnerD25600017000010.0
74Jay McKeeD1910000000000
76Wayne PrimeauC206000-12000040.0
5Ed RonanRW28300004000010.0
81Miroslav SatanLW224000-20000030.0
4Mike WilsonD21700042000070.0
Team Total14223628111112141698.3

Buffalo Sabres Goalies Series Stats

Buffalo Sabres Goalies Series Stats Table
Goalie Stats Ice Time
No. Player Pos Age GP DEC GA SA SV SV% SO PIM TOI ATOI
31Steve ShieldsG2453-2-08132124.93912267:1453:27
39Dominik HasekG3231-1-056863.92602153:2451:08
30Andrei TrefilovG2710441.000005:115:11
Team Total4-3-013204191.93614425:4947:19

Ottawa Senators Skaters Series Stats

Ottawa Senators Skaters Series Stats Table
Scoring Goals Assists Ice Time
No. Player Pos Age GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% SHFT TOI ATOI
11Daniel AlfredssonRW247527-1623022321.7
19Alexei YashinC237156-220100214.8
28Steve DuchesneD317145-300101185.6
6Wade ReddenD197134-421000119.1
15Shawn McEachernRW277202-181100219.5
7Randy CunneyworthLW357112-3101000185.6
16Sergei ZholtokC247112000100166.3
10Andreas DackellRW247101001000520.0
76Radek BonkC217011-14000040.0
17Tom ChorskeLW305011-12000030.0
25Bruce GardinerRW24701102000030.0
42Denny LambertLW27601109000050.0
27Janne LaukkanenD267011-16000070.0
22Shaun Van AllenC297011-34000080.0
33Jason YorkD267000-340000180.0
44Radim BicanekD22700008000040.0
26Phil CroweLW263000016000010.0
91Alexandre DaigleC217000-520000160.0
2Lance PitlickD297000-14000020.0
Team Total132235-298967032046.4

Ottawa Senators Goalies Series Stats

Ottawa Senators Goalies Series Stats Table
Goalie Stats Ice Time
No. Player Pos Age GP DEC GA SA SV SV% SO PIM TOI ATOI
31Ron TugnuttG2973-4-014169155.91710424:3760:40
Team Total3-4-014169155.91710424:3760:40
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1996-97 Regular Season Stats

Friday, Nov 29, 1996
Ottawa Senators 0
Buffalo Sabres 3  
Saturday, Dec 21, 1996
Buffalo Sabres 3
Ottawa Senators 2  
Sunday, Feb 9, 1997
Ottawa Senators 1
Buffalo Sabres 2  
Saturday, Mar 1, 1997
Buffalo Sabres 3
Ottawa Senators 1  
Wednesday, Apr 2, 1997
Ottawa Senators 2
Buffalo Sabres 0  
Saturday, Apr 12, 1997
Buffalo Sabres 0
Ottawa Senators 1  

BUF Scoring Regular Season

BUF Scoring Regular Season Table
Scoring Goals Assists Ice Time Point Shares
Rk Player Age Pos GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TOI ATOI OPS DPS PS
1Derek Plante26C82272653142422506205119114.14.31.35.6
2Brian Holzinger24C8122295195418226235114215.53.71.14.8
3Donald Audette27RW73282250-64820805166018215.44.50.55.0
4Michael Peca22C7920294926809564224313714.63.41.75.1
5Jason Dawe23RW81222648143217413178113616.23.41.34.7
6Dixon Ward28RW7913324517361012427329314.02.41.43.8
7Matthew Barnaby23RW681924431624917201222012115.73.21.24.4
8Garry Galley33D714343810102211121130844.82.53.96.4
9Michal Grosek21LW82152136257114102174011712.81.61.73.3
10Alexei Zhitnik24D807283510953310151121704.12.44.36.7
11Randy Burridge31LW551021311720613016418511.81.71.12.9
12Richard Smehlik27D6211193019439201154010011.02.64.16.7
13Darryl Shannon28D82419232311231011621944.30.95.36.2
14Mike Wilson21D77291113512001900573.5-0.34.44.1
15Miroslav Satan22LW1282101462012002927.61.20.21.4
16Rob Ray28LW827310328670013004515.6-1.60.9-0.7
17Jay McKee19D4319103351000630293.40.22.12.3
18Pat LaFontaine*31C13268-841100150385.30.4-0.10.3
19Barrie Moore21LW312681181100600424.8-0.30.30.1
20Bob Boughner25D77178122251000601342.9-0.74.33.6
21Curtis Brown20C2843741840013003112.9-0.10.40.4
22Brad May25LW42347-81062101220754.0-0.70.1-0.6
23Wayne Primeau20C45246-2641100400258.0-1.00.4-0.6
24Anatoli Semenov34C25246-321101400219.5-0.20.1-0.1
25Ed Ronan28RW1814541110004001010.0-0.10.30.2
26Dominik Hasek*32G6703303000000403760:150.00.017.2
27Charlie Huddy37D1000-10000000000.00.00.0
28Rumun Ndur21D200012000000000.00.20.1
29Steve Shields24G13000040000078960:430.00.02.8
30Andrei Trefilov27G3000000000015952:530.00.00.5
31Vaclav Varada20LW500002000000020.0-0.20.1-0.1
Team Total8223739463121418281784316402978113209011.333.242.896.5

BUF Goalies Regular Season

BUF Goalies Regular Season Table
Goalie Stats
Rk Player Age GP GS W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN QS QS% RBS GA%- GSAA
1Dominik Hasek*326737201015321772024.9302.27540377454.41
2Steve Shields241338239447408.9132.960789923.59
3Andrei Trefilov273020109888.8983.780159
Team Total40301220227222520.9262.435498583

OTT Scoring Regular Season

OTT Scoring Regular Season Table
Scoring Goals Assists Ice Time Point Shares
Rk Player Age Pos GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TOI ATOI OPS DPS PS
1Alexei Yashin23C82354075-7442510052217129112.07.21.08.3
2Daniel Alfredsson24RW76244771530121111252022479.76.01.47.4
3Alexandre Daigle21RW82262551-3333224051114020312.84.10.14.2
4Steve Duchesne31D78192847-93871023181002089.14.73.98.6
5Randy Cunneyworth35LW76122436-7996603204011510.41.60.92.5
6Andreas Dackell24RW79121931-681020318107915.21.01.02.0
7Shawn McEachern27LW65112031-5181001216311507.31.50.82.3
8Wade Redden19D8262430141420115811025.91.84.96.7
9Sergei Zholtok24C57121628219750012409612.51.61.02.5
10Tom Chorske30LW6818826-1161611161111615.51.51.02.5
11Shaun Van Allen29C80111425-835911212111238.90.31.01.3
12Bruce Gardiner24RW67111021449100129109411.70.41.21.6
13Jason York26D7541721-867310011601213.30.93.84.7
14Janne Laukkanen26D7631821-1476120010711092.80.83.54.2
15Denny Lambert27LW8041620-421740011600586.9-0.81.10.3
16Radek Bonk21C5351318-41440101210826.10.10.70.8
17Lance Pitlick29D6655102915001500549.30.14.04.1
18Jason Zent25LW223365930003002015.00.00.50.5
19Christer Olsson26D25235-5101100120248.30.21.11.3
20Denis Chasse26RW221453191000400128.3-0.30.40.2
21Frantisek Musil32D570556580000500240.0-0.63.83.1
22Dave Hannan35C34224-1810111011612.5-0.80.5-0.3
23Damian Rhodes27G500220200000293458:410.00.04.9
24Radim Bicanek22D21011-480000100270.0-0.30.90.6
25Phil Crowe26RW26011030000010080.0-0.90.4-0.5
26Ron Tugnutt29G370110000000199153:480.00.03.9
27Dennis Vial27LW11011025000010040.0-0.30.2-0.2
28Phil Von Stefenelli27D6011-37000001020.00.00.10.1
29Mike Bales25G100000000005251:410.00.0-0.1
30Sean Hill26D500014000000090.0-0.10.40.3
31Stan Neckar21D500022000000030.0-0.10.40.3
Team Total82226368594-88107716156931255101923979.429.540.178.2

OTT Goalies Regular Season

OTT Goalies Regular Season Table
Goalie Stats
Rk Player Age GP GS W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN QS QS% RBS GA%- GSAA
1Ron Tugnutt29371715193882789.8952.8031991111-8.97
2Damian Rhodes275014201413312131080.8902.7212934115-17.43
3Mike Bales25101041814.7784.64052
Team Total31361523021131883.8912.7744977113
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