1985-86 Hartford Whalers Statistics

National Hockey League (NHL)
Team Record: 40-36-4 - 84 points
Finishing 4th in the NHL's Adams Division
Postseason: 6-4
Lost NHL division finals
Division Semi-Finals - Defeated Quebec Nordiques 3-0
Division Finals - Lost to Montreal Canadiens 4-3
Coach: Jack Evans (40-36-4)
Location: Hartford, Connecticut
1985-86 Hartford Whalers Roster
1985-86 Hartford Whalers Results

The Hartford Whalers of the National Hockey League ended the 1985-86 season with a record of 40 wins and 36 losses and 4 ties for 84 points, finishing fourth in the NHL's Adams Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 6-4.

The Whalers scored 332 goals and allowed 302. Sylvain Turgeon netted 45 goals for Hartford, while Ray Ferraro and Kevin Dineen tallied 30 or more as well. Ron Francis contributed 53 assists. Mike Liut earned 27 wins in front of the net for the squad and a team-best 3.62 goals against average, topping goaltenders with enough qualifying appearances.

Jack Evans coached the team. The 1985-86 Hartford Whalers lost in the NHL division finals.

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Scoring:

Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- PPG PPA SHG SHA GWG GTG SOG SG%
Sylvain TurgeonL76453479881130005024918.1
Ray FerraroC763047775710140000013222.7
Ron FrancisC5324537724870104112020.0
Kevin DineenR573335681241660008016719.8
Stew GavinR76262955511230304116116.1
Dave BabychD621043533627010201526.6
Dean EvasonC5520284865350204010119.8
Paul LawlessL6417213820-350001013912.2
Torrie RobertsonL76132437358-113000008914.6
Bob CrawfordR5714203416-1640002011012.7
Dave TippettL8014203418900201011811.9
Risto SiltanenD52822303026000101266.3
Wayne BabychR371117285962000206317.5
Dana MurzynD78323261251000011793.8
John AndersonL14817252181000105016.0
Joel QuennevilleD715202583211000104910.2
Doug JarvisC57816242070030005514.5
Ulf SamuelssonD80519241747001010726.9
Paul MacDermidR7413102316010000208814.8
Ray NeufeldR165101540-33000003514.3
Greg MaloneC22671324-51000003517.1
Jorgen PetterssonL2355102-122000002718.5
Tim BothwellD6228105313000000504.0
Scot KleinendorstD41279628000000267.7
Bill GardnerC181894-6000000128.3
Mike McEwenD10325650000001816.7
Mike HoffmanL61232-2000000714.3
Mike LiutG57022000000000
Brad ShawD80224-1000000170.0
Mike ZukeC1702212-200000020.0
Steve WeeksG27011900000000
Jack BrownschidleD90004-400000070.0
Sylvain CoteD2000010000000
Paul FentonL10000100000030.0
John NewberryC30000-400000040.0
Mark PatersonD50005-50000000
Totals1522332554886173778830130403236314.0


Goaltenders:

Player GP Min W L T/OL ENG SHO GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
Mike Liut57328227234321983.6215741376.874
Steve Weeks2715441313021993.85723624.863
Totals84482640364532973.6925942297.886

Postseason - Scoring:

Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- PPG PPA SHG SHA GWG GTG SOG SG%
Sylvain TurgeonL92354200002229.1
Ray FerraroC103694-1300001421.4
Ron FrancisC101234-100000273.7
Kevin DineenR106713182100022821.4
Stew GavinR10415136000001921.1
Dave BabychD813414000000185.6
Dean EvasonC1014510400000119.1
Paul LawlessL1000000000050.0
Torrie RobertsonL1010167-100000714.3
Dave TippettL1022443001001811.1
Wayne BabychR100112-200000100.0
Dana MurzynD40001020000020.0
John AndersonL10581303300003215.6
Joel QuennevilleD100221260000030.0
Doug JarvisC10033410000070.0
Ulf SamuelssonD1012338500001137.7
Paul MacDermidR1021320100001825.0
Tim BothwellD10000820000020.0
Scot KleinendorstD100111860000060.0
Mike McEwenD8044600000090.0
Mike LiutG800000000000
Steve WeeksG300000000000
Totals191295079256387010626111.1

Postseason - Goaltenders:

Player GP Min W L T ENG SHO GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
Mike Liut844152001141.90226212.938
Steve Weeks31691201082.846456.875
Totals1161064011222.16312290.929