1985-86 Pittsburgh Penguins (NHL)

1985-86 Pittsburgh Penguins (NHL) 2011-12-28T21:06:41+00:00


(34-38-8) Finished 5th in Patrick Division

TRANSACTIONS

September 10 - Obtained Gilles Meloche from Edmonton for Tim Hrynewich and Marty McSorley.

October 4 - Obtained Randy Cunneyworth and Mike Moller from Buffalo for Pat Hughes.

October 20 - Obtained future considerations from Quebec for Wayne Babych.

March 11 - Obtained Ron Duguay from Detroit for Doug Shedden.

• Mario Lemieux recorded his first hat trick on December 31 at St. Louis, with four goals.

• Lemieux had points in 28 consecutive games from January 11 through March 15, scoring 59 points (21+38) in that span.

• The Penguins tied Russian Dynamo, 3-3, on January 4 at the Civic Arena before a sellout crowd.

• On February 15, against Vancouver, Lemieux recorded his 100th point to become the first Penguin to record consecutive 100-point seasons.

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Front row: Gilles Meloche, Moe Mantha, Paul Martha (Vice President), Ed Johnston (General Manager), Mike Bullard, Bob Berry (Head Coach), Jim Roberts (Asst. Coach), Terry Ruskowski, Roberto Romano & Denis Herron

Middle row: Cindy Himes (PR), Doug Kinney (Strength Coach), Willy Lindsrom, Randy Cunneyworth, Jim Johnson, Ville Siren, Mario Lemieux, Doug Shedden, Doug Bodger, John Chabot, Dave Hannan, Ric Kehoe (Scout) & Terry Schiffhauer (Team Services)

Back row: Steve Thomas (Trainer), Jim McGeough, Ted Nolan, Mike Blaisdell, Mike Rowe, Randy Hillier, Craig Simpson, Rod Buskas, Norm Schmidt, Dan Frawley, Bob Errey & John Doolan (Equip. Manager)
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1985-86 Pittsburgh Penguins Goaltending

# Goalie GP G A PTS PIM W L T MIN GA GAA SO SV PCT
27 Gilles Meloche 34 0 1 1 2 13 15 5 1989 119 3.59 0 0 0
30 Roberto Romano 46 0 1 1 4 21 30 3 2684 159 3.55 2 0 0
1 Denis Herron 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 180 14 4.67 0 0 0

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LEADERSHIP

Primary Owner:
Edward J. Debartolo

General Manager:
Ed Johnston

Head Coach:
Bob Berry

Captain:
Mike Bullard

 

AWARDS

Rookie of the Year:
Jim Johnson

Player’s Player:
Terry Ruskowski

Most Valuable Player:
Mario Lemieux

Booster Club:
Mario Lemieux

Masterton Nominee:
Terry Ruskowski

Baz Bastien Good Guy:
Terry Ruskowski

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