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1986-87 Los Angeles Kings Game-by-Game Results

National Hockey League (NHL)
Team Record: 31-41-8 - 70 points
Finishing 4th in the NHL's Smythe Division
Postseason: 1-4
Lost NHL division semi-finals
Division Semi-Finals - Lost to Edmonton Oilers 4-1
Coach: Pat Quinn (18-20-4)
Coach: Mike Murphy (13-21-4)
Location: Los Angeles, California
1986-87 Los Angeles Kings Statistics
1986-87 Los Angeles Kings Roster

The Los Angeles Kings of the National Hockey League ended the 1986-87 season with a record of 31 wins and 41 losses and 8 ties for 70 points, finishing fourth in the NHL's Smythe Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 1-4.

The Kings netted 318 goals and allowed 341. Luc Robitaille scored 45 goals for Los Angeles, while Jimmy Carson and Bernie Nicholls tallied 30 or more, too. Marcel Dionne contributed 50 assists. Roland Melanson topped the squad with 18 wins and a team-best 3.69 goals against average, pacing regular goalies.

Pat Quinn and Mike Murphy coached the team. The 1986-87 Los Angeles Kings lost in the NHL division semi-finals.

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Regular Season Goals For: 318
Regular Season Goals Against: 341

Date Game Res Home Road Record
October 9, 1986 St. Louis Blues 4 at Los Angeles Kings 3 L 0-1-0 0-0-0 0-1-0
October 11, 1986 New York Islanders 4 at Los Angeles Kings 5 W 1-1-0 0-0-0 1-1-0
October 14, 1986 Los Angeles Kings 3 at Pittsburgh Penguins 4 L 1-1-0 0-1-0 1-2-0 OT
October 15, 1986 Los Angeles Kings 4 at Detroit Red Wings 3 W 1-1-0 1-1-0 2-2-0 OT
October 18, 1986 Boston Bruins 4 at Los Angeles Kings 1 L 1-2-0 1-1-0 2-3-0
October 19, 1986 Edmonton Oilers 6 at Los Angeles Kings 7 W 2-2-0 1-1-0 3-3-0
October 22, 1986 Los Angeles Kings 4 at New York Rangers 5 L 2-2-0 1-2-0 3-4-0 OT
October 23, 1986 Los Angeles Kings 3 at New Jersey Devils 5 L 2-2-0 1-3-0 3-5-0
October 25, 1986 Los Angeles Kings 3 at New York Islanders 4 L 2-2-0 1-4-0 3-6-0
October 27, 1986 Los Angeles Kings 5 at Montreal Canadiens 6 L 2-2-0 1-5-0 3-7-0
October 28, 1986 Los Angeles Kings 2 at Quebec Nordiques 6 L 2-2-0 1-6-0 3-8-0
November 2, 1986 Los Angeles Kings 5 at Edmonton Oilers 5 T 2-2-0 1-6-1 3-8-1 OT
November 3, 1986 Los Angeles Kings 2 at Calgary Flames 4 L 2-2-0 1-7-1 3-9-1
November 6, 1986 Montreal Canadiens 6 at Los Angeles Kings 4 L 2-3-0 1-7-1 3-10-1
November 8, 1986 Hartford Whalers 3 at Los Angeles Kings 4 W 3-3-0 1-7-1 4-10-1
November 11, 1986 Winnipeg Jets 3 at Los Angeles Kings 4 W 4-3-0 1-7-1 5-10-1
November 13, 1986 Winnipeg Jets 6 at Los Angeles Kings 5 L 4-4-0 1-7-1 5-11-1
November 15, 1986 Calgary Flames 1 at Los Angeles Kings 4 W 5-4-0 1-7-1 6-11-1
November 18, 1986 Los Angeles Kings 6 at Washington Capitals 5 W 5-4-0 2-7-1 7-11-1
November 19, 1986 Los Angeles Kings 4 at Chicago Blackhawks 4 T 5-4-0 2-7-2 7-11-2 OT
November 21, 1986 Los Angeles Kings 4 at Winnipeg Jets 1 W 5-4-0 3-7-2 8-11-2
November 23, 1986 Los Angeles Kings 2 at Winnipeg Jets 3 L 5-4-0 3-8-2 8-12-2
November 25, 1986 Los Angeles Kings 5 at Vancouver Canucks 11 L 5-4-0 3-9-2 8-13-2
November 26, 1986 Vancouver Canucks 5 at Los Angeles Kings 3 L 5-5-0 3-9-2 8-14-2
November 29, 1986 New Jersey Devils 6 at Los Angeles Kings 9 W 6-5-0 3-9-2 9-14-2
December 2, 1986 Detroit Red Wings 4 at Los Angeles Kings 5 W 7-5-0 3-9-2 10-14-2
December 4, 1986 Toronto Maple Leafs 3 at Los Angeles Kings 4 W 8-5-0 3-9-2 11-14-2
December 6, 1986 Chicago Blackhawks 2 at Los Angeles Kings 7 W 9-5-0 3-9-2 12-14-2
December 9, 1986 Los Angeles Kings 7 at New York Islanders 2 W 9-5-0 4-9-2 13-14-2
December 10, 1986 Los Angeles Kings 4 at New York Rangers 5 L 9-5-0 4-10-2 13-15-2
December 13, 1986 Calgary Flames 6 at Los Angeles Kings 3 L 9-6-0 4-10-2 13-16-2
December 14, 1986 Edmonton Oilers 4 at Los Angeles Kings 2 L 9-7-0 4-10-2 13-17-2
December 17, 1986 Pittsburgh Penguins 0 at Los Angeles Kings 3 W 10-7-0 4-10-2 14-17-2
December 20, 1986 Los Angeles Kings 8 at Edmonton Oilers 8 T 10-7-0 4-10-3 14-17-3 OT
December 22, 1986 Los Angeles Kings 5 at Calgary Flames 3 W 10-7-0 5-10-3 15-17-3
December 23, 1986 Los Angeles Kings 4 at Vancouver Canucks 6 L 10-7-0 5-11-3 15-18-3
December 27, 1986 Boston Bruins 1 at Los Angeles Kings 2 W 11-7-0 5-11-3 16-18-3 OT
December 30, 1986 Philadelphia Flyers 1 at Los Angeles Kings 4 W 12-7-0 5-11-3 17-18-3
January 2, 1987 Los Angeles Kings 3 at Vancouver Canucks 3 T 12-7-0 5-11-4 17-18-4 OT
January 3, 1987 Edmonton Oilers 8 at Los Angeles Kings 1 L 12-8-0 5-11-4 17-19-4
January 7, 1987 Los Angeles Kings 6 at Edmonton Oilers 1 W 12-8-0 6-11-4 18-19-4
January 8, 1987 Los Angeles Kings 4 at Calgary Flames 5 L 12-8-0 6-12-4 18-20-4
January 10, 1987 Buffalo Sabres 8 at Los Angeles Kings 5 L 12-9-0 6-12-4 18-21-4
January 14, 1987 Vancouver Canucks 0 at Los Angeles Kings 4 W 13-9-0 6-12-4 19-21-4
January 16, 1987 Los Angeles Kings 5 at St. Louis Blues 3 W 13-9-0 7-12-4 20-21-4
January 17, 1987 Los Angeles Kings 4 at St. Louis Blues 4 T 13-9-0 7-12-5 20-21-5 OT
January 19, 1987 New York Rangers 2 at Los Angeles Kings 2 T 13-9-1 7-12-5 20-21-6 OT
January 21, 1987 Pittsburgh Penguins 5 at Los Angeles Kings 10 W 14-9-1 7-12-5 21-21-6
January 23, 1987 Minnesota North Stars 6 at Los Angeles Kings 3 L 14-10-1 7-12-5 21-22-6
January 28, 1987 New Jersey Devils 2 at Los Angeles Kings 6 W 15-10-1 7-12-5 22-22-6
January 31, 1987 Los Angeles Kings 3 at Montreal Canadiens 5 L 15-10-1 7-13-5 22-23-6
February 1, 1987 Los Angeles Kings 2 at Quebec Nordiques 3 L 15-10-1 7-14-5 22-24-6
February 4, 1987 Los Angeles Kings 4 at Toronto Maple Leafs 5 L 15-10-1 7-15-5 22-25-6
February 6, 1987 Los Angeles Kings 1 at Winnipeg Jets 6 L 15-10-1 7-16-5 22-26-6
February 8, 1987 Los Angeles Kings 1 at Winnipeg Jets 3 L 15-10-1 7-17-5 22-27-6
February 14, 1987 Hartford Whalers 2 at Los Angeles Kings 5 W 16-10-1 7-17-5 23-27-6
February 16, 1987 Toronto Maple Leafs 1 at Los Angeles Kings 1 T 16-10-2 7-17-5 23-27-7 OT
February 18, 1987 Washington Capitals 4 at Los Angeles Kings 7 W 17-10-2 7-17-5 24-27-7
February 21, 1987 Philadelphia Flyers 4 at Los Angeles Kings 2 L 17-11-2 7-17-5 24-28-7
February 24, 1987 Winnipeg Jets 3 at Los Angeles Kings 8 W 18-11-2 7-17-5 25-28-7
February 26, 1987 Winnipeg Jets 4 at Los Angeles Kings 3 L 18-12-2 7-17-5 25-29-7
February 28, 1987 Los Angeles Kings 3 at Minnesota North Stars 6 L 18-12-2 7-18-5 25-30-7
March 1, 1987 Los Angeles Kings 1 at Chicago Blackhawks 6 L 18-12-2 7-19-5 25-31-7
March 3, 1987 Minnesota North Stars 4 at Los Angeles Kings 4 T 18-12-3 7-19-5 25-31-8 OT
March 5, 1987 Los Angeles Kings 2 at Calgary Flames 7 L 18-12-3 7-20-5 25-32-8
March 6, 1987 Los Angeles Kings 3 at Edmonton Oilers 9 L 18-12-3 7-21-5 25-33-8
March 8, 1987 Vancouver Canucks 2 at Los Angeles Kings 5 W 19-12-3 7-21-5 26-33-8
March 11, 1987 Buffalo Sabres 3 at Los Angeles Kings 2 L 19-13-3 7-21-5 26-34-8
March 14, 1987 Quebec Nordiques 6 at Los Angeles Kings 3 L 19-14-3 7-21-5 26-35-8
March 17, 1987 Los Angeles Kings 5 at Washington Capitals 4 W 19-14-3 8-21-5 27-35-8
March 19, 1987 Los Angeles Kings 5 at Philadelphia Flyers 2 W 19-14-3 9-21-5 28-35-8
March 21, 1987 Los Angeles Kings 6 at Boston Bruins 8 L 19-14-3 9-22-5 28-36-8
March 22, 1987 Los Angeles Kings 3 at Hartford Whalers 6 L 19-14-3 9-23-5 28-37-8
March 25, 1987 Los Angeles Kings 6 at Detroit Red Wings 1 W 19-14-3 10-23-5 29-37-8
March 26, 1987 Los Angeles Kings 5 at Buffalo Sabres 3 W 19-14-3 11-23-5 30-37-8
March 28, 1987 Calgary Flames 4 at Los Angeles Kings 3 L 19-15-3 11-23-5 30-38-8
March 30, 1987 Calgary Flames 4 at Los Angeles Kings 5 W 20-15-3 11-23-5 31-38-8
April 1, 1987 Vancouver Canucks 8 at Los Angeles Kings 3 L 20-16-3 11-23-5 31-39-8
April 4, 1987 Edmonton Oilers 7 at Los Angeles Kings 3 L 20-17-3 11-23-5 31-40-8
April 5, 1987 Los Angeles Kings 2 at Vancouver Canucks 5 L 20-17-3 11-24-5 31-41-8
April 8, 1987 Los Angeles Kings 5 at Edmonton Oilers 2 W 0-0-0 1-0-0 1-0-0
April 9, 1987 Los Angeles Kings 3 at Edmonton Oilers 13 L 0-0-0 1-1-0 1-1-0
April 11, 1987 Edmonton Oilers 6 at Los Angeles Kings 5 L 0-1-0 1-1-0 1-2-0
April 12, 1987 Edmonton Oilers 6 at Los Angeles Kings 3 L 0-2-0 1-1-0 1-3-0
April 14, 1987 Los Angeles Kings 4 at Edmonton Oilers 5 L 0-2-0 1-2-0 1-4-0