1996-97 New York Rangers Statistics

National Hockey League (NHL)
Team Record: 38-34-10 - 86 points
Finishing 4th in the NHL's Atlantic Division
Postseason: 9-6
Lost NHL conference finals
Conference Quarter-Finals - Defeated Florida Panthers 4-1
Conference Semi-Finals - Defeated New Jersey Devils 4-1
Conference Finals - Lost to Philadelphia Flyers 4-1
Coach: Colin Campbell (38-34-10)
Location: New York, New York
1996-97 New York Rangers Roster
1996-97 New York Rangers Results

The New York Rangers of the National Hockey League ended the 1996-97 season with a record of 38 wins and 34 losses and 10 ties for 86 points, finishing fourth in the NHL's Atlantic Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 9-6.

The Rangers netted 258 goals and allowed 231. Mark Messier scored 36 goals for New York, and Adam Graves tallied 30 or more, too. Wayne Gretzky contributed 72 assists. Mike Richter earned 33 wins for the squad and a team-best 2.68 goals against average, topping qualifying goaltenders.

Colin Campbell coached the team. The 1996-97 New York Rangers lost in the NHL conference finals.

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Scoring:

Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- PPG PPA SHG SHA GWG GTG SOG SG%
Wayne GretzkyC82257297281262501212868.7
Mark MessierC713648848812711569122715.9
Brian LeetchD82205878403192102202567.8
Adam GravesL823328616610106423526912.3
Niklas SundstromR82242852202352124013218.2
Luc RobitailleL69242448481659004020012.0
Alexander KarpovtsevD779293859161310008410.7
Alex KovalevR45132235421118000011011.8
Bruce DriverD795253048821200201543.2
Pat FlatleyR681012222660100209610.4
Sergei NemchinovC6361319125110010906.7
Ulf SamuelssonD73611171383100110777.8
Brian NoonanR44691528-7330011629.7
Bill BergL678614372002030849.5
Daniel GoneauL411031310-53100204422.7
Jeff BeukeboomD80391216722000100555.5
Vladimir VorobievR165510642100004211.9
Darren LangdonL60369195-10000102412.5
Mike EastwoodC27178102000100224.5
Doug LidsterD483472410000100427.1
Russ CourtnallR142572-3121010248.3
David OliverR14213430000001315.4
Esa TikkanenL1412360011001303.3
Christian DubeC271124-4110000147.1
Chris FerraroC1211261010000234.3
Ryan VandenBusscheR1110130-2000000425.0
Eric CairnsD40011147-7000000170.0
Shane ChurlaR45011106-10000000190.0
Jay MoreD14011250000000100.0
Sylvain BlouinL600018-100000010.0
Dallas EakinsD30006-100000020.0
Peter FerraroR20000000000030.0
Glenn HealyG23000400000000
Sergio MomessoL900011-2000000110.0
Jeff NielsenR20002-100000010.0
Mike RichterG61000400000000
Totals15532584326901467138631191517389252810.2


Goaltenders:

Player GP Min W L T/OL ENG SHO GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
Mike Richter61359833226941612.6819451784.917
Glenn Healy231357512421592.61632573.907
Totals8449553834101152202.6627972577.921

Postseason - Scoring:

Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- PPG PPA SHG SHA GWG GTG SOG SG%
Wayne GretzkyC1510102025350024422.7
Mark MessierC1539126203001437.0
Brian LeetchD1528106513001563.6
Adam GravesL1521312111002395.1
Niklas SundstromR90552300000180.0
Luc RobitailleL1547114702000439.3
Alexander KarpovtsevD13134202120001010.0
Bruce DriverD150112-300000260.0
Pat FlatleyR1100014200000140.0
Ulf SamuelssonD1502230100000110.0
Bill BergL30002-10000050.0
Jeff BeukeboomD150113450000090.0
Darren LangdonL100002-10000010.0
Mike EastwoodC1512322000000195.3
Doug LidsterD151568-200010205.0
Russ CourtnallR1534701110002711.1
David OliverR300000000000
Esa TikkanenL159312262321034520.0
Christian DubeC30000-2000000
Eric CairnsD300000000000
Shane ChurlaR1500020-30000060.0
Dallas EakinsD40004-10000010.0
Peter FerraroR2000000000020.0
Ken GernanderR900000000000
Mike RichterG1501100000000
Totals2803662982162310191194398.2

Postseason - Goaltenders:

Player GP Min W L T ENG SHO GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
Mike Richter1593996023332.11488455.932
Totals1593996023332.11521488.937


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