1986-87 Pittsburgh Penguins (NHL)

1986-87 Pittsburgh Penguins (NHL)


(30-38-12) Finished 5th in Patrick Division

TRANSACTIONS

November 12 - Obtained Dan Quinn from Calgary for Mike Bullard.

January 21 - Obtained Chris Kontos from the New York Rangers for Ron Duguay.

February 6 - Obtained Pat Riggin from Boston for Roberto Romano.

• The Penguins opened their 20th Anniversary season on October 9, with a 5-4 win over the Washington Capitals at the Civic Arena.

• Pittsburgh defeated Buffalo, 5-4, in OT on October 22 to extend their record start-of-season winning streak to seven games.

• The Penguins recorded 12 hat tricks during the season, a club record, including six by Mario Lemieux.

• Lemieux scored 107 points (54+53), topping the century mark for the third consecutive season.

• Head coach Bob Berry and assistant Jim Roberts were relieved of their coaching duties on April 13.

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

Middle row: Rick Kehoe (Scout), Dan Quinn, Willy Lindstrom, Dan Frawley, John Chabot, Doug Bodger, Craig Simpson, Jim Johnson, Ron Dugay, Randy Cunneyworth, Dave Hannan, Bob Errey, Doug Kinney (Strength Coach) & Terry Schiffhauer (Team Services)

Back row: John Doolan (Equip. Manager), Kevin LaVallee, Norm Schmidt, Randy Hillier, Warren Young, Ville Siren, Rod Buskas, Mike Blaisdell, Chris Dahlquist & Steve Thomas (Trainer)

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1986-87 Pittsburgh Penguins

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# Player GP G A PTS PIM . GP G A PTS PIM
66 Mario Lemieux 63 54 53 107 57   - - - - -
11 & 14 Dan Quinn 64 28 43 71 40   - - - - -
15 Randy Cunneyworth 79 26 27 53 142   - - - - -
8 Terry Ruskowski 70 14 37 51 147   - - - - -
18 Craig Simpson 72 26 25 51 57   - - - - -
3 Doug Bodger 76 11 38 49 52   - - - - -
20 Moe Mantha 62 9 31 40 44   - - - - -
9 John Chabot 72 14 22 36 8   - - - - -
12 Bob Errey 72 16 18 34 46   - - - - -
6 Jim Johnson 80 5 25 30 116   - - - - -
28 Dan Frawley 78 14 14 28 218   - - - - -
16 Kevin LaVallee 33 8 20 28 4   - - - - -
32 Dave Hannan 58 10 15 25 56   - - - - -
19 Willy Lindstrom 60 10 13 23 6   - - - - -
5 Ville Siren 69 5 17 22 50   - - - - -
35 Warren Young 50 8 13 21 103   - - - - -
7 Rod Buskas 68 3 15 18 123   - - - - -
10 Ron Duguay 40 5 13 18 30   - - - - -
14 Chris Kontos 31 8 9 17 6   - - - - -
24 Troy Loney 23 8 7 15 22   - - - - -
22 Mike Bullard 14 2 10 12 17   - - - - -
23 Randy Hillier 55 4 8 12 97   - - - - -
4 Dwight Schofield 25 1 6 7 59   - - - - -
25 Norm Schmidt 20 1 5 6 4   - - - - -
29 Phil Bourque 22 2 3 5 32   - - - - -
22 Jim McGeough 11 1 4 5 8   - - - - -
33 Mitch Wilson 17 2 1 3 83   - - - - -
26 Mike Blaisdell 10 1 1 2 2   - - - - -
11 Lee Giffin 8 1 1 2 0   - - - - -
22 Neil Belland 3 0 1 1 0   - - - - -
2 Chris Dahlquist 19 0 1 1 20   - - - - -
11 Dwight Mathiasen 6 0 1 1 2   - - - - -
34 Todd Charlesworth 1 0 0 0 0   - - - - -
11 Alain Lemieux 1 0 0 0 0   - - - - -
31 Carl Mokosak 3 0 0 0 4   - - - - -
33 Mike Rowe 2 0 0 0 0   - - - - -

1986-87 Pittsburgh Penguins Goaltending

# Goalie GP G A PTS PIM W L T MIN GA GAA SO SV PCT
27 Gilles Meloche 43 0 1 1 20 13 19 7 2343 134 3.43 0 986 0.88
1 Pat Riggin 17 0 1 1 2 8 6 3 988 55 3.34 0 410 0.882
30 Roberto Romano 25 0 0 0 0 9 11 2 1438 87 3.63 0 625 0.878
1 Steve Guenette 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 113 8 4.25 0 44 0.846

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LEADERSHIP

Primary Owner:
Edward J. Debartolo

General Manager:
Ed Johnston

Head Coach:
Bob Berry

Captain:
Mike Bullard & Terry Ruskowski

 

AWARDS

Rookie of the Year:
No winner

Player’s Player:
Dan Quinn & Terry Ruskowski

Most Valuable Player:
Mario Lemieux

Booster Club:
Mario Lemieux

Masterton Nominee:
Randy Cunneyworth

Baz Bastien Good Guy:
Dan Frawley

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