1986-87 Hartford Whalers Statistics

National Hockey League (NHL)
Team Record: 43-30-7 - 93 points
Finishing 1st in the NHL's Adams Division
Postseason: 2-4
Lost NHL division semi-finals
Division Semi-Finals - Lost to Quebec Nordiques 4-2
Coach: Jack Evans (43-30-7)
Location: Hartford, Connecticut
1986-87 Hartford Whalers Roster
1986-87 Hartford Whalers Results

The Hartford Whalers of the National Hockey League ended the 1986-87 season with a record of 43 wins and 30 losses and 7 ties for 93 points, finishing first in the NHL's Adams Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 2-4.

The Whalers netted 287 goals and allowed 270. Kevin Dineen scored 40 goals for Hartford, while Ron Francis and John Anderson tallied 30 or more as well. Ron Francis contributed 63 assists. Mike Liut earned 31 wins in front of the net for the squad and a team-best 3.23 goals against average, topping goaltenders with enough qualifying appearances.

Jack Evans coached the team. The 1986-87 Hartford Whalers 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%
Ron FrancisC75306393451070007018915.9
Kevin DineenR784039791107110007023417.1
John AndersonL76314475191170005022313.9
Ray FerraroC8027325942-914000209628.1
Dean EvasonC8022375967570202112417.7
Paul LawlessL60223254142440002116113.7
Stew GavinR79202141281030204116212.3
Dave BabychD668334144-187000101575.1
Sylvain TurgeonL4123133645-360004013716.8
Ulf SamuelssonD7823133162280000001041.9
Dave TippettL80922314200030201207.5
Dana MurzynD749192895171000001356.7
Doug JarvisC80913222000020208810.2
Paul MacDermidR72711182023000010729.7
Mike McEwenD48881632-9500020869.3
Dave SemenkoL51481287-70000003112.9
Scot KleinendorstD6639121304000000506.0
Joel QuennevilleD3737102470010101915.8
Sylvain CoteD67281020110000001002.0
Dave BarrR3024619-1001000258.0
Randy LadouceurD36235516000000296.9
Mike MillarR10224031000001315.4
Mike LiutG59022400000000
Tim BothwellD41010-5000000333.3
Torrie RobertsonL2010198-6000010195.3
Shane ChurlaR2001178-100000020.0
Bill GardnerC80110-200000070.0
Wayne BabychR40004-500000020.0
Greg BritzR1000000000000
Yves CourteauR40000-600000040.0
Pat HughesR20002-100000030.0
Brad ShawD20000000000020.0
Gord ShervenC70000-600000070.0
Steve WeeksG25000000000000
Totals1520287463750148467730110433240411.9


Goaltenders:

Player GP Min W L T/OL ENG SHO GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
Mike Liut59347631225341873.2316251438.885
Steve Weeks251367128221783.42615537.873
Totals84484343307552653.2825052240.894

Postseason - Scoring:

Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- PPG PPA SHG SHA GWG GTG SOG SG%
Ron FrancisC62246-1100001513.3
Kevin DineenR621331-1100001315.4
John AndersonL61230-310000205.0
Ray FerraroC61128-200000119.1
Dean EvasonC5325354000001030.0
Paul LawlessL2022210000070.0
Stew GavinR6246103000001811.1
Dave BabychD611214-410000273.7
Sylvain TurgeonL61234-200000137.7
Ulf SamuelssonD501141-20000040.0
Dave TippettL60224-100000170.0
Dana MurzynD621329-2100011910.5
Doug JarvisC60004-60000090.0
Paul MacDermidR621334000001450.0
Mike McEwenD11120010000616.7
Dave SemenkoL4000151000000
Scot KleinendorstD413420100000333.3
Joel QuennevilleD6000000000020.0
Sylvain CoteD2022240000020.0
Randy LadouceurD60221210000070.0
Mike LiutG600020000000
Shane ChurlaR2000420000000
Pat HughesR30000-1000000
Steve WeeksG100000000000
Totals113193049315-10600022079.2

Postseason - Goaltenders:

Player GP Min W L T ENG SHO GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
Mike Liut633224010254.52159134.843
Steve Weeks1360000011.672221.955
Totals736824010264.24207181.874