1987-88 Pittsburgh Penguins (NHL)

1987-88 Pittsburgh Penguins (NHL) 2011-12-28T21:07:04+00:00


(36-35-9) Finished 6th in Patrick Division

TRANSACTIONS

November 24 - Obtained Paul Coffey, Dave Hunter and Wayne Van Dorp from Edmonton for Craig Simpson, Moe Mantha, Dave Hannan and Chris Joseph.

February 4 - Obtained Bryan Erickson from Los Angeles for Chris Kontos.

• Pierre Creamer was named head coach on June 4.

• Mario Lemieux was named MVP in the NHL All-Star Game in St. Louis after scoring thee assists, three goals, including the game-winner in overtime.

• Lemieux set the Penguins season records in goals (70), assists (98), points (168) and power play goals (22).

• Lemieux won the Art Ross Trophy for scoring and the Hart Memorial Trophy for Most Valuable Player, becoming the first Penguins player to win the awards.

• Tony Esposito was hired as vice preseident and general manager on April 14.

• Pierre Creamer was relieved from his coaching duties on June 14.

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Front row: Gilles Meloche, Dan Quinn, Mario Lemieux, Clem Jodein (Asst. Coach), Ed Johnston (General Manager), Paul Martha (Vice President), Pierre Creamer (Head Coach), Rick Kehoe (Asst. Coach), Dan Frawley, Steve Guenette & Pat Riggin

Middle row: Doug Kinney (Strength Coach), Bob Errey, Dave McLlwain, Jim Johnson, Randy Hillier, Ville Siren, Doug Bodger, Rod Buskas, Paul Coffey, Randy Cunneyworth, Dave Hunter, Rob Brown & Terry Schiffhauer (PR)

Back row: Steve Thomas (Trainer), Mark Kachowski, Roger Belanger, Jock Callander, Dwight Mathiason, Troy Loney, Wayne Van Dorp, Charlie Simmer, Chris Kontos, Chris Dahlquist, Jimmy Mann, Norm Schmidt, Ed Neisner (Equip. Manager)

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1987-88 Pittsburgh Penguins

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# Player GP G A PTS PIM . GP G A PTS PIM
66 Mario Lemieux 77 70 98 168 92   - - - - -
10 Dan Quinn 70 40 39 79 50   - - - - -
15 Randy Cunneyworth 71 35 39 74 141   - - - - -
77 Paul Coffey 46 15 52 67 93   - - - - -
3 Doug Bodger 69 14 31 45 103   - - - - -
44 Rob Brown 51 24 20 44 56   - - - - -
20 Dave Hunter 59 11 18 29 77   - - - - -
13 & 16 Charlie Simmer 50 11 17 28 24   - - - - -
36 Jock Callander 41 11 16 27 45   - - - - -
18 Craig Simpson 21 13 13 26 34   - - - - -
5 Ville Siren 58 1 20 21 62   - - - - -
19 Dave McLlwain 66 11 8 19 40   - - - - -
24 Troy Loney 65 5 13 18 151   - - - - -
29 Phil Bourque 21 4 12 16 20   - - - - -
28 Dan Frawley 47 6 8 14 152   - - - - -
23 Randy Hillier 55 1 12 13 144   - - - - -
6 Jim Johnson 55 1 12 13 87   - - - - -
7 Rod Buskas 76 4 8 12 206   - - - - -
16 Steve Gotaas 36 5 6 11 45   - - - - -
33 Zarley Zalapski 15 3 8 11 7   - - - - -
20 Moe Mantha 21 2 8 10 23   - - - - -
4 Chris Dahlquist 44 3 6 9 69   - - - - -
12 Bob Errey 17 3 6 9 18   - - - - -
26 Mark Kachowski 38 5 3 8 126   - - - - -
14 Chris Kontos 36 1 7 8 12   - - - - -
9 Wilf Paiement 23 2 6 8 39   - - - - -
8 Perry Ganchar 30 2 5 7 36   - - - - -
32 Dave Hannan 21 4 3 7 23   - - - - -
25 Kevin Stevens 16 5 2 7 8   - - - - -
34 Dwight Mathiasen 23 0 6 6 14   - - - - -
14 Bryan Erickson 11 1 4 5 0   - - - - -
22 Chris Joseph 17 0 4 4 12   - - - - -
22 Wayne Van Dorp 25 1 3 4 75   - - - - -
25 Norm Schmidt 5 1 2 3 0   - - - - -
35 Brad Aitken 5 1 1 2 0   - - - - -
2 Todd Charlesworth 6 2 0 2 2   - - - - -
17 Lee Giffin 19 0 2 2 9   - - - - -
38 Scott Gruhl 6 1 0 1 0   - - - - -
32 Dave Goertz 2 0 0 0 2   - - - - -
18 Jimmy Mann 9 0 0 0 53   - - - - -
32 Pat Mayer 1 0 0 0 4   - - - - -
11 Warren Young 7 0 0 0 15   - - - - -

1987-88 Pittsburgh Penguins Goaltending

# Goalie GP G A PTS PIM W L T MIN GA GAA SO SV PCT
40 Frank Pietrangelo 21 0 2 2 2 9 11 0 1207 80 3.98 1 519 0.866
27 Gilles Meloche 27 0 0 0 0 8 9 5 1394 95 4.09 0 625 0.868
1 Pat Riggin 22 0 0 0 12 7 8 4 1169 76 3.9 0 503 0.869
30 Steve Guenette 19 0 0 0 2 12 7 0 1092 61 3.35 1 521 0.895

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LEADERSHIP

Primary Owner:
Edward J. Debartolo

General Manager:
Ed Johnston & Tony Esposito

Head Coach:
Pierre Creamer

Captain:
Dan Frawley & Mario Lemieux

 

AWARDS

Rookie of the Year:
Rob Brown

Player’s Player:
Mario Lemieux

Most Valuable Player:
Mario Lemieux

Booster Club:
Mario Lemieux

Masterton Nominee:
Randy Hillier

Baz Bastien Good Guy:
Randy Cunneyworth
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