1987-88 Buffalo Sabres Statistics

National Hockey League (NHL)
Team Record: 37-32-11 - 85 points
Finishing 3rd in the NHL's Adams Division
Postseason: 2-4
Lost NHL division semi-finals
Division Semi-Finals - Lost to Boston Bruins 4-2
Coach: Ted Sator (37-32-11)
Location: Buffalo, New York
1987-88 Buffalo Sabres Roster
1987-88 Buffalo Sabres Results

The Buffalo Sabres of the National Hockey League ended the 1987-88 season with a record of 37 wins and 32 losses and 11 ties for 85 points, finishing third in the NHL's Adams Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 2-4.

The Sabres scored 283 goals and yielded 305. Ray Sheppard netted 38 goals for Buffalo, and Dave Andreychuk tallied 30 or more also. Dave Andreychuk accounted for 48 assists. Tom Barrasso earned 25 wins in front of the net for the squad and a team-best 3.31 goals against average, leading regular goalies.

Ted Sator coached the team. The 1987-88 Buffalo Sabres 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%
Dave AndreychukL8030487811211514005025311.9
Christian RuuttuC7326457185-3818114018514.1
Phil HousleyD7429376696-17622001123112.6
Ray SheppardR7438276514-6158005217322.0
Mike FolignoR74292857220-111010007115918.2
Pierre TurgeonC7614284234-889003010113.9
Calle JohanssonD714384237122180100934.3
Scott ArnielL7317234061801312011115.3
John TuckerF451919382046800019320.4
Doug SmithC7091928117-101601001366.6
Adam CreightonC361017278774200106116.4
Lindy RuffL7722325179-90502001061.9
Mikael AnderssonL3732023107011210348.8
Mike RamseyD6351621776180000945.3
Mark NapierR47108188-30010208112.3
Ken PriestlayC335121735-4141000637.9
Mike DonnellyL40681444-1020000698.7
Uwe KruppD752911151-1020100842.4
Kevin MaguireR464610162-10000002516.0
Clark GilliesL255275110000102321.7
Jan LudvigR13167651000000137.7
Robert LoganR16325011000101520.0
Joe ReekieD3014568-3000000234.3
Mike HartmanL1831490-30000102412.5
Shawn AndersonD2312317-3110000293.4
Bob HalkidisD300331156000000260.0
Jim JacksonL5202001000101118.2
Richie DunnD122028-70000001910.5
Paul CyrL2011238-2001010205.0
Steve DykstraD27112910000000119.1
Benoit HogueL311203000010333.3
Jeff ParkerR40222-10000000
Don McSweenD50116100000040.0
Scott MetcalfeL10110-100000010.0
Daren PuppaG17011400000000
Tom BarrassoG540115000000000
Ed HospodarD4201198-1000000150.0
Jacques CloutierG200001100000000
Jody GageR20000-200000010.0
Totals15312834617442263-398013989375239011.8


Goaltenders:

Player GP Min W L T/OL ENG SHO GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
Tom Barrasso54313325188121733.3116581485.896
Daren Puppa1787486100614.19469408.870
Jacques Cloutier2085148230674.72450383.851
Totals914858373211423013.7228782577.895

Postseason - Scoring:

Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- PPG PPA SHG SHA GWG GTG SOG SG%
Dave AndreychukL62460-2120001513.3
Christian RuuttuC62574-2120001020.0
Phil HousleyD62466-5140002010.0
Ray SheppardR61122-711000911.1
Mike FolignoR632531-1000001323.1
Pierre TurgeonC64374-633000850.0
Calle JohanssonD60110-40100080.0
Scott ArnielL60115-60000030.0
John TuckerF6731018-1410021450.0
Doug SmithC10000-20000080.0
Lindy RuffL602223-100000100.0
Mikael AnderssonL110100000001100.0
Mike RamseyD603329-40200060.0
Mark NapierR60330-300000100.0
Ken PriestlayC600011-200000140.0
Uwe KruppD600015-50000030.0
Kevin MaguireR500050-1000000
Clark GilliesL501125-30000050.0
Joe ReekieD20004-30000010.0
Mike HartmanL600035-10000010.0
Bob HalkidisD4000220000000
Daren PuppaG3000000000010.0
Tom BarrassoG400000000000
Totals115223355284-59111600216013.8

Postseason - Goaltenders:

Player GP Min W L T ENG SHO GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
Tom Barrasso422413010164.29120104.867
Daren Puppa314211000114.656756.836
Totals736624010274.43214187.874


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