1987-88 New Jersey Devils Game-by-Game Results

National Hockey League (NHL)
Team Record: 38-36-6 - 82 points
Finishing 4th in the NHL's Patrick Division
Postseason: 11-9
Lost NHL conference finals
Division Semi-Finals - Defeated New York Islanders 4-2
Division Finals - Defeated Washington Capitals 4-3
Conference Finals - Lost to Boston Bruins 4-3
Coach: Doug Carpenter (21-24-5)
Coach: Jim Schoenfeld (17-12-1)
Location: East Rutherford, New Jersey
1987-88 New Jersey Devils Statistics
1987-88 New Jersey Devils Roster

The New Jersey Devils of the National Hockey League ended the 1987-88 season with a record of 38 wins and 36 losses and 6 ties for 82 points, finishing fourth in the NHL's Patrick Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 11-9. Doug Carpenter and Jim Schoenfeld coached the team. The 1987-88 New Jersey Devils lost in the NHL conference finals.

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Regular Season Goals For: 295
Regular Season Goals Against: 296

Date Game Res Home Road Record
October 9, 1987 Pittsburgh Penguins 3 at New Jersey Devils 6 W 1-0-0 0-0-0 1-0-0
October 10, 1987 New Jersey Devils 2 at Toronto Maple Leafs 5 L 1-0-0 0-1-0 1-1-0
October 14, 1987 Hartford Whalers 1 at New Jersey Devils 3 W 2-0-0 0-1-0 2-1-0
October 16, 1987 Montreal Canadiens 3 at New Jersey Devils 4 W 3-0-0 0-1-0 3-1-0
October 17, 1987 New Jersey Devils 3 at Hartford Whalers 4 L 3-0-0 0-2-0 3-2-0 OT
October 21, 1987 New Jersey Devils 5 at Pittsburgh Penguins 4 W 3-0-0 1-2-0 4-2-0
October 23, 1987 New York Islanders 3 at New Jersey Devils 5 W 4-0-0 1-2-0 5-2-0
October 24, 1987 New Jersey Devils 1 at New York Islanders 2 L 4-0-0 1-3-0 5-3-0
October 27, 1987 Philadelphia Flyers 0 at New Jersey Devils 4 W 5-0-0 1-3-0 6-3-0
October 31, 1987 Edmonton Oilers 5 at New Jersey Devils 6 W 6-0-0 1-3-0 7-3-0
November 3, 1987 New Jersey Devils 3 at New York Islanders 6 L 6-0-0 1-4-0 7-4-0
November 5, 1987 St. Louis Blues 3 at New Jersey Devils 5 W 7-0-0 1-4-0 8-4-0
November 7, 1987 Washington Capitals 1 at New Jersey Devils 4 W 8-0-0 1-4-0 9-4-0
November 8, 1987 New Jersey Devils 3 at Philadelphia Flyers 3 T 8-0-0 1-4-1 9-4-1 OT
November 10, 1987 New Jersey Devils 3 at New York Rangers 2 W 8-0-0 2-4-1 10-4-1
November 12, 1987 Winnipeg Jets 1 at New Jersey Devils 1 T 8-0-1 2-4-1 10-4-2 OT
November 14, 1987 Detroit Red Wings 6 at New Jersey Devils 4 L 8-1-1 2-4-1 10-5-2
November 18, 1987 Philadelphia Flyers 3 at New Jersey Devils 4 W 9-1-1 2-4-1 11-5-2
November 20, 1987 Chicago Blackhawks 2 at New Jersey Devils 5 W 10-1-1 2-4-1 12-5-2
November 21, 1987 New Jersey Devils 1 at Montreal Canadiens 2 L 10-1-1 2-5-1 12-6-2
November 23, 1987 New Jersey Devils 2 at Calgary Flames 9 L 10-1-1 2-6-1 12-7-2
November 25, 1987 New Jersey Devils 8 at Edmonton Oilers 7 W 10-1-1 3-6-1 13-7-2 OT
November 27, 1987 New Jersey Devils 2 at Vancouver Canucks 4 L 10-1-1 3-7-1 13-8-2
November 29, 1987 New Jersey Devils 2 at Los Angeles Kings 2 T 10-1-1 3-7-2 13-8-3 OT
December 3, 1987 St. Louis Blues 2 at New Jersey Devils 4 W 11-1-1 3-7-2 14-8-3
December 5, 1987 New Jersey Devils 2 at Quebec Nordiques 3 L 11-1-1 3-8-2 14-9-3
December 6, 1987 New Jersey Devils 1 at Philadelphia Flyers 1 T 11-1-1 3-8-3 14-9-4 OT
December 9, 1987 Los Angeles Kings 1 at New Jersey Devils 2 W 12-1-1 3-8-3 15-9-4
December 11, 1987 Calgary Flames 5 at New Jersey Devils 1 L 12-2-1 3-8-3 15-10-4
December 12, 1987 New Jersey Devils 3 at New York Islanders 5 L 12-2-1 3-9-3 15-11-4
December 16, 1987 New Jersey Devils 3 at New York Rangers 9 L 12-2-1 3-10-3 15-12-4
December 17, 1987 Pittsburgh Penguins 7 at New Jersey Devils 4 L 12-3-1 3-10-3 15-13-4
December 19, 1987 New Jersey Devils 3 at Minnesota North Stars 1 W 12-3-1 4-10-3 16-13-4
December 20, 1987 New Jersey Devils 1 at Winnipeg Jets 4 L 12-3-1 4-11-3 16-14-4
December 23, 1987 New Jersey Devils 6 at Pittsburgh Penguins 2 W 12-3-1 5-11-3 17-14-4
December 26, 1987 New York Rangers 5 at New Jersey Devils 3 L 12-4-1 5-11-3 17-15-4
December 28, 1987 New York Islanders 4 at New Jersey Devils 6 W 13-4-1 5-11-3 18-15-4
December 30, 1987 Washington Capitals 4 at New Jersey Devils 3 L 13-5-1 5-11-3 18-16-4
January 2, 1988 New Jersey Devils 1 at Hartford Whalers 1 T 13-5-1 5-11-4 18-16-5 OT
January 4, 1988 Los Angeles Kings 6 at New Jersey Devils 3 L 13-6-1 5-11-4 18-17-5
January 7, 1988 Vancouver Canucks 6 at New Jersey Devils 3 L 13-7-1 5-11-4 18-18-5
January 9, 1988 New Jersey Devils 4 at Minnesota North Stars 3 W 13-7-1 6-11-4 19-18-5
January 10, 1988 New Jersey Devils 7 at Philadelphia Flyers 5 W 13-7-1 7-11-4 20-18-5
January 13, 1988 Quebec Nordiques 5 at New Jersey Devils 3 L 13-8-1 7-11-4 20-19-5
January 15, 1988 Toronto Maple Leafs 3 at New Jersey Devils 7 W 14-8-1 7-11-4 21-19-5
January 16, 1988 New Jersey Devils 2 at New York Islanders 4 L 14-8-1 7-12-4 21-20-5
January 19, 1988 New Jersey Devils 4 at Washington Capitals 6 L 14-8-1 7-13-4 21-21-5
January 21, 1988 Detroit Red Wings 3 at New Jersey Devils 2 L 14-9-1 7-13-4 21-22-5 OT
January 22, 1988 New Jersey Devils 3 at Buffalo Sabres 7 L 14-9-1 7-14-4 21-23-5
January 25, 1988 Buffalo Sabres 5 at New Jersey Devils 2 L 14-10-1 7-14-4 21-24-5
January 28, 1988 Pittsburgh Penguins 3 at New Jersey Devils 6 W 15-10-1 7-14-4 22-24-5
January 29, 1988 Chicago Blackhawks 2 at New Jersey Devils 3 W 16-10-1 7-14-4 23-24-5 OT
February 1, 1988 New Jersey Devils 5 at Calgary Flames 4 W 16-10-1 8-14-4 24-24-5
February 3, 1988 New Jersey Devils 5 at Edmonton Oilers 8 L 16-10-1 8-15-4 24-25-5
February 5, 1988 New Jersey Devils 1 at Vancouver Canucks 5 L 16-10-1 8-16-4 24-26-5
February 7, 1988 New Jersey Devils 3 at Boston Bruins 6 L 16-10-1 8-17-4 24-27-5
February 11, 1988 Montreal Canadiens 2 at New Jersey Devils 4 W 17-10-1 8-17-4 25-27-5
February 12, 1988 New Jersey Devils 3 at Detroit Red Wings 4 L 17-10-1 8-18-4 25-28-5
February 14, 1988 New Jersey Devils 7 at Toronto Maple Leafs 2 W 17-10-1 9-18-4 26-28-5
February 17, 1988 Washington Capitals 4 at New Jersey Devils 3 L 17-11-1 9-18-4 26-29-5
February 19, 1988 New York Rangers 3 at New Jersey Devils 6 W 18-11-1 9-18-4 27-29-5
February 21, 1988 Boston Bruins 4 at New Jersey Devils 1 L 18-12-1 9-18-4 27-30-5
February 24, 1988 Winnipeg Jets 3 at New Jersey Devils 1 L 18-13-1 9-18-4 27-31-5
February 26, 1988 New York Rangers 2 at New Jersey Devils 1 L 18-14-1 9-18-4 27-32-5
February 28, 1988 Minnesota North Stars 6 at New Jersey Devils 8 W 19-14-1 9-18-4 28-32-5
March 1, 1988 New Jersey Devils 3 at Washington Capitals 5 L 19-14-1 9-19-4 28-33-5
March 2, 1988 Washington Capitals 6 at New Jersey Devils 1 L 19-15-1 9-19-4 28-34-5
March 5, 1988 New Jersey Devils 7 at Boston Bruins 6 W 19-15-1 10-19-4 29-34-5 OT
March 6, 1988 Philadelphia Flyers 2 at New Jersey Devils 4 W 20-15-1 10-19-4 30-34-5
March 8, 1988 New Jersey Devils 4 at New York Rangers 7 L 20-15-1 10-20-4 30-35-5
March 12, 1988 New Jersey Devils 6 at Philadelphia Flyers 5 W 20-15-1 11-20-4 31-35-5
March 17, 1988 Quebec Nordiques 4 at New Jersey Devils 3 L 20-16-1 11-20-4 31-36-5
March 20, 1988 New Jersey Devils 4 at Washington Capitals 2 W 20-16-1 12-20-4 32-36-5
March 24, 1988 New Jersey Devils 8 at St. Louis Blues 2 W 20-16-1 13-20-4 33-36-5
March 25, 1988 New Jersey Devils 2 at Buffalo Sabres 2 T 20-16-1 13-20-5 33-36-6 OT
March 27, 1988 New York Rangers 2 at New Jersey Devils 7 W 21-16-1 13-20-5 34-36-6
March 29, 1988 Pittsburgh Penguins 0 at New Jersey Devils 4 W 22-16-1 13-20-5 35-36-6
March 31, 1988 New Jersey Devils 7 at Pittsburgh Penguins 2 W 22-16-1 14-20-5 36-36-6
April 2, 1988 New York Islanders 2 at New Jersey Devils 5 W 23-16-1 14-20-5 37-36-6
April 3, 1988 New Jersey Devils 4 at Chicago Blackhawks 3 W 23-16-1 15-20-5 38-36-6 OT
April 6, 1988 New Jersey Devils 3 at New York Islanders 4 L 0-0-0 0-1-0 0-1-0 OT
April 7, 1988 New Jersey Devils 3 at New York Islanders 2 W 0-0-0 1-1-0 1-1-0
April 9, 1988 New York Islanders 0 at New Jersey Devils 3 W 1-0-0 1-1-0 2-1-0
April 10, 1988 New York Islanders 5 at New Jersey Devils 4 L 1-1-0 1-1-0 2-2-0 OT
April 12, 1988 New Jersey Devils 4 at New York Islanders 2 W 1-1-0 2-1-0 3-2-0
April 14, 1988 New York Islanders 5 at New Jersey Devils 6 W 2-1-0 2-1-0 4-2-0
April 18, 1988 New Jersey Devils 1 at Washington Capitals 3 L 2-1-0 2-2-0 4-3-0
April 20, 1988 New Jersey Devils 5 at Washington Capitals 2 W 2-1-0 3-2-0 5-3-0
April 22, 1988 Washington Capitals 4 at New Jersey Devils 10 W 3-1-0 3-2-0 6-3-0
April 24, 1988 Washington Capitals 4 at New Jersey Devils 1 L 3-2-0 3-2-0 6-4-0
April 26, 1988 New Jersey Devils 3 at Washington Capitals 1 W 3-2-0 4-2-0 7-4-0
April 28, 1988 Washington Capitals 7 at New Jersey Devils 2 L 3-3-0 4-2-0 7-5-0
April 30, 1988 New Jersey Devils 3 at Washington Capitals 2 W 3-3-0 5-2-0 8-5-0
May 2, 1988 New Jersey Devils 3 at Boston Bruins 5 L 3-3-0 5-3-0 8-6-0
May 4, 1988 New Jersey Devils 3 at Boston Bruins 2 W 3-3-0 6-3-0 9-6-0 OT
May 6, 1988 Boston Bruins 6 at New Jersey Devils 1 L 3-4-0 6-3-0 9-7-0
May 8, 1988 Boston Bruins 1 at New Jersey Devils 3 W 4-4-0 6-3-0 10-7-0
May 10, 1988 New Jersey Devils 1 at Boston Bruins 7 L 4-4-0 6-4-0 10-8-0
May 12, 1988 Boston Bruins 3 at New Jersey Devils 6 W 5-4-0 6-4-0 11-8-0
May 14, 1988 New Jersey Devils 2 at Boston Bruins 6 L 5-4-0 6-5-0 11-9-0