1997-98 Detroit Red Wings Roster

National Hockey League (NHL)
Team Record: 44-23-15 - 103 points
Finishing 2nd in the NHL's Central Division
Postseason: 16-6
Won Stanley Cup
Conference Quarter-Finals - Defeated Phoenix Coyotes 4-2
Conference Semi-Finals - Defeated St. Louis Blues 4-2
Conference Finals - Defeated Dallas Stars 4-2
Stanley Cup Finals - Defeated Washington Capitals 4-0
Coach: Scotty Bowman (44-23-15)
Location: Detroit, Michigan
1997-98 Detroit Red Wings Statistics
1997-98 Detroit Red Wings Results

The Detroit Red Wings of the National Hockey League ended the 1997-98 season with a record of 44 wins and 23 losses and 15 ties for 103 points, finishing second in the NHL's Central Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 16-6.

The Red Wings scored 250 goals and yielded 196. Brendan Shanahan netted 28 goals for Detroit, and Steve Yzerman contributed 45 assists. Chris Osgood earned 33 wins for the squad and a team-best 2.21 goals against average, topping goalies with significant playing time.

Scotty Bowman coached the team. The 1997-98 Detroit Red Wings won the Stanley Cup.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight S/C Hometown
Doug BrownRJune 12, 19645'10"185RSouthborough, MA USA
Mathieu DandenaultRFebruary 3, 19766'0"215RSherbrooke, QC Canada
Kris DraperCMay 24, 19715'10"188LToronto, ON Canada
Anders ErikssonDJanuary 9, 19756'3"224LBollnas, Sweden
Sergei FedorovCDecember 13, 19696'2"205LPskov, Russia
Viacheslav FetisovDApril 20, 19586'1"220LMoscow, Russia
Brent GilchristCApril 3, 19675'11"180LMoose Jaw, SK Canada
Yan GolubovskyDMarch 9, 19766'3"183RNovosibirsk, Russia
Kevin HodsonGMarch 27, 19726'0"182LWinnipeg, MB Canada
Tomas HolmstromLJanuary 23, 19736'0"203LPitea, Sweden
Mike KnubleRJuly 4, 19726'3"230RToronto, ON Canada
Joe KocurRDecember 21, 19646'0"205RCalgary, AB Canada
Vyacheslav KozlovLMay 3, 19725'10"190LVoskresensk, Russia
Darryl LaplanteCMarch 28, 19776'0"198LCalgary, AB Canada
Martin LapointeRSeptember 12, 19735'11"215RVille St. Pierre, QC Canada
Igor LarionovCDecember 3, 19605'9"170LVoskresensk, Russia
Nicklas LidstromDApril 28, 19706'1"189LVasteras, Sweden
Jamie MacounDAugust 17, 19616'2"200LHamilton, ON Canada
Kirk MaltbyLDecember 22, 19726'0"193RGuelph, ON Canada
Norm MaracleGOctober 2, 19745'9"195LBelleville, ON Canada
Darren McCartyRApril 1, 19726'1"210RBurnaby, BC Canada
Dmitri MironovDDecember 25, 19656'4"224RMoscow, Russia
Larry MurphyDMarch 8, 19616'2"210RScarborough, ON Canada
Chris OsgoodGNovember 26, 19725'10"178LPeace River, AB Canada
Jamie PushorDFebruary 11, 19736'3"218RLethbridge, AB Canada
Bob RouseDJune 18, 19646'2"215RSurrey, BC Canada
Brendan ShanahanLJanuary 23, 19696'3"220RMimico, ON Canada
Aaron WardDJanuary 17, 19736'2"209RWindsor, ON Canada
Steve YzermanCMay 9, 19655'11"185RCranbrook, BC Canada


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