1997 NHL Western Conference Semi-Finals
Colorado Avalanche defeat Edmonton Oilers 4-1

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Colorado Avalanche
W-L: 49-24-9, .652
SRS: 0.81 (1st of 26)
Goals: 277 (2nd of 26)
Goals Against: 205 (5th of 26)
Edmonton Oilers
W-L: 36-37-9, .494
SRS: 0.03 (12th of 26)
Goals: 252 (7th of 26)
Goals Against: 247 (16th of 26)

Colorado Avalanche Skaters Series Stats

Colorado Avalanche 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
13Valeri KamenskyLW3053691621011225.0
22Claude LemieuxRW3155383641022817.9
8Sandis OzolinshD2452681611001020.0
21Peter ForsbergC2333472012001225.0
19Joe SakicC275167421000175.9
28Eric LacroixLW255123201000520.0
18Adam DeadmarshRW215202-4011011414.3
20Rene CorbetLW235112341000911.1
5Alexei GusarovD32502234000020.0
48Scott YoungRW295101-200100911.1
52Adam FooteD255011410000060.0
26Stephane YelleC22301102000080.0
25Mike KeaneRW295000-18000050.0
24Jon KlemmD27500000000010.0
2Sylvain LefebvreD295000-22000030.0
29Eric MessierLW2320001000000
3Aaron MillerD255000-16000040.0
9Mike RicciC255000-12000070.0
15Yves SaraultLW24200000000010.0
23Brent SeverynLW305000012000020.0
Team Total19325113701270415512.3

Colorado Avalanche Goalies Series Stats

Colorado Avalanche Goalies Series Stats Table
Goalie Stats Ice Time
No. Player Pos Age GP DEC GA SA SV SV% SO PIM TOI ATOI
33Patrick RoyG3154-1-011175164.93702306:5061:22
Team Total4-1-011175164.93702306:5061:22

Edmonton Oilers Skaters Series Stats

Edmonton Oilers 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
94Ryan SmythLW205235-341101238.7
16Kelly BuchbergerRW305314-2430001323.1
7Jason ArnottC225224-21020001118.2
2Boris MironovD245044-160000150.0
51Andrei KovalenkoRW265123240100166.3
39Doug WeightC265123221000195.3
26Todd MarchantC2352022400201910.5
5Greg de VriesD24501102000080.0
23Dan McGillisD24501126000050.0
17Rem MurrayC/LW24501104000050.0
35Bryan MuirD234000-24000060.0
55Drew BannisterD225000-44000060.0
21Mariusz CzerkawskiRW245000-22000060.0
25Mike GrierRW225000-22000060.0
15Joe HulbigLW23500012000050.0
10Steve KellyC20500002000020.0
14Mats LindgrenC/LW225000-400000100.0
24Bryan MarchmentD271000-1000000
22Luke RichardsonD275000-1400000
Team Total111728-156672211756.3

Edmonton Oilers Goalies Series Stats

Edmonton Oilers Goalies Series Stats Table
Goalie Stats Ice Time
No. Player Pos Age GP DEC GA SA SV SV% SO PIM TOI ATOI
31Curtis JosephG2951-4-019155136.87700306:5361:23
Team Total1-4-019155136.87700306:5361:23
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1996-97 Regular Season Stats

Tuesday, Oct 15, 1996
Edmonton Oilers 2
Colorado Avalanche 7  
Saturday, Oct 26, 1996
Colorado Avalanche 4
Edmonton Oilers 2  
Wednesday, Dec 4, 1996
Edmonton Oilers 0
Colorado Avalanche 2  
Wednesday, Dec 18, 1996
Colorado Avalanche 4
Edmonton Oilers 4 OT
Friday, Feb 21, 1997
Colorado Avalanche 4
Edmonton Oilers 3 OT

COL Scoring Regular Season

COL 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
1Peter Forsberg*23C652858863173195443421318814.98.11.910.0
2Joe Sakic*27C65225274-1034101025252612618.46.40.56.9
3Sandis Ozolinsh24D80234568488101304152912329.96.94.211.1
4Valeri Kamensky30LW68283866538208042018016517.06.11.17.2
5Adam Deadmarsh21RW7833276081362010341214119816.75.61.36.9
6Keith Jones28RW67232043510591317146015814.63.61.04.6
7Scott Young29RW72181937-51411700613016411.02.30.83.1
8Eric Lacroix25LW81181836162616204171014112.81.91.63.5
9Mike Ricci25C63131932-359850311807417.61.80.72.5
10Claude Lemieux31RW45111728-44365049801686.51.90.42.3
11Rene Corbet23LW7612152714671110313201289.40.71.52.2
12Mike Keane29RW81101727263901117009111.00.31.11.4
13Stephane Yelle22C7991726138801115028910.10.21.11.3
14Jon Klemm27D80915241237612113201038.71.54.86.3
15Uwe Krupp31D60417211248220112321073.71.23.85.0
16Adam Foote25D78219211613520001522603.30.65.05.6
17Aaron Miller25D56512171515500311104710.60.93.84.8
18Alexei Gusarov32D582121442820001110336.10.43.13.5
19Sylvain Lefebvre29D712111312301100812772.60.04.34.4
20Brent Severyn30LW66145-61931000400551.8-2.00.7-1.3
21Curtis Leschyshyn27D1105516000050080.00.30.60.9
22Yves Sarault24LW28213062000100414.9-0.60.4-0.3
23Landon Wilson21RW91231231000200714.30.00.20.2
24Christian Matte22RW5112101000100616.70.10.10.2
25Craig Billington30G230220200000120052:110.00.03.4
26Josef Marha20C601100000010060.0-0.10.1-0.1
27Patrick Roy*31G62011015000010.0369859:390.00.013.5
28Wade Belak20D5000-111000000010.0-0.10.20.1
29Rich Brennan24D200000000000000.00.10.1
30Marc Denis19G100000000006059:380.00.00.1
31Eric Messier23D21000740000000110.0-0.41.51.1
Team Total82277465742138133718083144929215614262010.647.545.9110.4

COL Goalies Regular Season

COL 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
1Patrick Roy*31623815714318611718.9232.32736988134.31
2Craig Billington3023118253584531.9092.6511200952.64
3Marc Denis19101032623.8853.02060
Team Total4924919924712272.9192.418495888

EDM Scoring Regular Season

EDM 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
1Doug Weight26C8021618218017402263502358.96.71.17.8
2Ryan Smyth20LW82392261-776192004184026514.76.30.87.2
3Andrei Kovalenko26RW74322759-5811814021611016319.65.80.86.6
4Jason Arnott22C67193857-219281012162202487.74.60.14.8
5Mariusz Czerkawski24LW7626214701622403165018214.34.01.05.0
6Kelly Buchberger30RW81830384159800326047810.31.21.22.4
7Todd Marchant23LW7914193311441004316302026.91.41.42.8
8Mike Grier22RW791517327451140216108916.91.41.32.7
9Boris Mironov24D55626322854201101601474.12.52.75.2
10Rem Murray24C821120319161010216318512.90.81.42.2
11Dean McAmmond23LW57121729-15288406125010611.31.70.21.9
12Miroslav Satan22LW64171128-422125027409018.91.80.72.5
13Mats Lindgren22C69111425-712623113107115.50.70.71.4
14Dan McGillis24D7361622252321211501394.31.23.54.7
15Bryan Marchment27D71313161313221001201893.40.44.24.6
16Kevin Lowe37D6411314-15010001111462.20.22.93.0
17Jeff Norton31D6221113-7422000740682.90.22.42.6
18Luke Richardson27D82111129911000821671.5-0.44.44.0
19Michel Petit32D18246-13202000220306.70.4-0.10.3
20Petr Klima32RW16156-161000320224.50.00.20.2
21Greg de Vries24D37044-2520000400310.0-0.31.61.2
22David Oliver25RW17123-841000110224.5-0.3-0.1-0.3
23Louie DeBrusk25LW32202-69420000001020.0-0.90.2-0.6
24Curtis Joseph29G7202202000000410056:570.00.012.1
25Ralph Intranuovo23C5101001000000250.00.00.10.1
26Steve Kelly20C8101-161001000616.7-0.10.1-0.1
27Drew Bannister22D1011-20000010020.00.1-0.10.0
28Donald Dufresne29D22011-1150000100100.0-0.30.90.6
29Jesse Belanger27C6000-30000000080.0-0.20.0-0.3
30Sean Brown20D5000-14000000020.0-0.10.20.1
31Bob Essensa32G19000040000086845:420.00.02.0
32Joe Hulbig23LW6000-10000000040.0-0.20.0-0.2
33Craig Millar20D100002000000010.00.00.00.0
34Barrie Moore21LW400000000000010.0-0.20.1-0.1
Team Total82252406658-481350170739362691278252110.038.433.986.4

EDM Goalies Regular Season

EDM 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
1Curtis Joseph29723229920021441944.9072.9364100984.27
2Bob Essensa321948041406365.8992.831868106-2.32
Team Total3637924125502309.9052.9174968102
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