1986-87 Boston Bruins Statistics

National Hockey League (NHL)
Team Record: 39-34-7 - 85 points
Finishing 3rd in the NHL's Adams Division
Postseason: 0-4
Lost NHL division semi-finals
Division Semi-Finals - Lost to Montreal Canadiens 4-0
Coach: Butch Goring (5-7-1)
Coach: Terry O'Reilly (34-27-6)
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
1986-87 Boston Bruins Roster
1986-87 Boston Bruins Results

The Boston Bruins of the National Hockey League ended the 1986-87 season with a record of 39 wins and 34 losses and 7 ties for 85 points, finishing third in the NHL's Adams Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 0-4.

The Bruins scored 301 goals and yielded 276. Cam Neely netted 36 goals for Boston, while Rick Middleton and Tom McCarthy tallied 30 or more, too. Raymond Bourque accounted for 72 assists. Doug Keans topped the squad with 18 wins, plus Bill Ranford added 15 or more wins, too. Bill Ranford recorded a 3.33 goals against average, leading goaltenders with enough qualifying appearances.

Butch Goring and Terry O'Reilly coached the team. The 1986-87 Boston Bruins lost in the NHL division semi-finals.

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Scoring:

Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- PPG PPA SHG SHA GWG GTG SOG SG%
Raymond BourqueD7823729536446010323346.9
Cam NeelyR753636721432370003020617.5
Charlie SimmerL802940695920110004013721.2
Rick MiddletonR763137686740403014122.0
Tom McCarthyL68302959311070006012124.8
Keith CrowderR582230521062040005011419.3
Steve KasperC7920305051-440202111018.2
Ken LinsemanC64153449126153000309416.0
Thomas GradinC641231431842030308713.8
Geoff CourtnallL65132336117-42000101787.3
Reed LarsonD661224369599000102095.7
Greg JohnstonR7612152779-70000101319.2
Mike MilburyD686162296220010105910.2
Michael ThelvenD345152018-2300000608.3
Nevin MarkwartL6410919225-60000206515.4
Dwight FosterF47412163710010002317.4
Paul BoutilierD52591484-2101000687.4
Allen PedersenD791111271-15000000561.8
Kraig NienhuisL164262-52000002516.0
Dave ReidL123360-10000001915.8
Bob SweeneyC1424621-50000001315.4
Lyndon ByersR1823553-10000001414.3
Randy BurridgeL2314516-6000010273.7
Jay MillerL55145208-11000000273.7
Mats ThelinD5913469-8000000392.6
Wade CampbellD1403324-1000000200.0
Doug KeansG360222400000000
Frank SimonettiD2510117-6000000119.1
John CarterL801103000000120.0
Bill RanfordG41011800000000
Alain CoteD30000-100000010.0
Cleon DaskalakisG2000000000000
Pat RigginG10000000000000
Roberto RomanoG1000000000000
Totals1530301503804184093650130393240112.5


Goaltenders:

Player GP Min W L T/OL ENG SHO GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
Doug Keans3619421884101083.34909801.881
Bill Ranford41223416202131243.3311371013.891
Pat Riggin1051335100293.39236207.877
Cleon Daskalakis2972000074.335144.863
Roberto Romano1600100066.003428.824
Totals90484639347232743.3926412367.896

Postseason - Scoring:

Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- PPG PPA SHG SHA GWG GTG SOG SG%
Raymond BourqueD41230-100000224.5
Cam NeelyR45168-1300001926.3
Charlie SimmerL100021000000
Rick MiddletonR42240-110100633.3
Tom McCarthyL41124-410000714.3
Keith CrowderR40114-10000060.0
Steve KasperC30220-40000050.0
Ken LinsemanC411222-200000520.0
Thomas GradinC40440-10000070.0
Geoff CourtnallL1000000000020.0
Reed LarsonD40222-600000160.0
Greg JohnstonR40000-40000050.0
Mike MilburyD40004-20000020.0
Nevin MarkwartL40009-30000010.0
Dwight FosterF30000-20000040.0
Allen PedersenD40004-50000030.0
Dave ReidL20000-10000010.0
Bob SweeneyC30000-20000020.0
Lyndon ByersR10000-10000020.0
Randy BurridgeL21012-200000250.0
Wade CampbellD400011-20000060.0
Doug KeansG200040000000
Frank SimonettiD40006-10000040.0
Bill RanfordG200000000000
Totals7611162782-45501001278.7

Postseason - Goaltenders:

Player GP Min W L T ENG SHO GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
Doug Keans212002000115.505847.810
Bill Ranford21230200083.905547.855
Totals424304000194.69132113.856