1991-92 Pittsburgh Penguins (NHL)

1991-92 Pittsburgh Penguins (NHL) 2011-12-28T21:07:54+00:00


(39-32-9) Finished 3rd in Patrick Division, Won Stanley Cup

TRANSACTIONS

February 19 - Obtained Jeff Chychrun, Brian Benning and first round choice in 1992 Entry Draft from Los Angeles for Paul Coffey.

February 19 - Obtained Rick Tocchet, Kjell Samuelsson, Ken Wregget and a conditional draft pick from Philadelphia for Mark Recchi, Brian Benning and Los Angeles’ first round choice in 1992 Entry Draft.

March 10 - Obtained Brian Fogarty from Quebec for the NHL rights to Scott Young.

• Scott Bowman was named interim head coach on October 1, 1991.

• Penguins honored the memory of late head coach, Bob Johnson, in a candle-light ceremony on November 27 against New Jersey. Johnson died of brain cancer on November 26. The team wore “Badger” patches on their uniforms.

• Penguins set a club record with five-game road winning streak from December 13 through December 29.

• Joe Mullen became the first player in team history to score four goals in back-to-back games, December 23, vs New York Islanders and on December 26, vs. the Toronto Maple Leafs.

• Penguins set a team record for road victories in a season, with 18, in a 4-3 win over Chicago on March 15.

• Mullen became the first American-born player to record 400 career goals, on March 17 vs. the Edmonton Oilers.

• The NHL went on strike on April 1, suspending play for two weeks.

• Penguins clinch third place in the Patrick Division with a 4-1 win over Washington on April 15.

• Kevin Stevens set an NHL record for points in a season by an American-born player and the most points by a left wing with 123 (54+69), eight points, shy of leading the Pens in all categories (goals, assists, points, PIM, & games played).

• Penguins defeat Washington (4-3), NY Rangers (4-2), Boston (4-0), and Chicago (4-0) to win the Stanley Cup for the second straight year.

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Front row: Joe Mullen, Bryan Trottier, Bob Errey, Wendell Young, Tom Barrasso, Ken Wregget, Mario Lemieux, Kevin Stevens & Troy Loney,

Second row: Gilles Meloche (Goaltending Coach), Rick Patterson (Asst. Coach), Donn Patton (Chief Financial Officer), Thomas Ruta (Co-Owner), Morris Belzberg (Co-Owner), Howard Baldwin (Co-Owner), Craig Patrick (General Manager), Scott Bowman (Dir. of Player Personnel/Coach), Barry Smith (Asst. Coach), Pierre McGuire (Asst. Coach) & Rick Kehoe (Asst. Coach)

Third row: Jim Kittleberger (Physical Therapist), Jiri Hrdina, Jim Paek, Paul Stanton, Rick Tocchet, Ron Francis, Jaromir Jagr, Larry Murphy, Phil Bourque, Ulf Samuelsson, Gord Roberts & John Welday (Conditioning Coach)

Back row: Skip Thayer (Trainer), Dave Michayluk, Jeff Daniels, Peter Taglianetti, Grant Jennings, Jay Caufield, Kjell Samuelsson, Jeff Chychrun, Jock Callendar, Shawn McEachern, Mike Needham & Steve Latin (Equip. Manager)

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1991-92 Pittsburgh Penguins

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# Player GP G A PTS PIM . GP G A PTS PIM
66 Mario Lemieux 64 44 87 131 94   15 16 18 34 2
25 Kevin Stevens 80 54 69 123 252   21 13 15 28 28
7 Joe Mullen 77 42 45 87 30   9 3 1 4 4
55 Larry Murphy 77 21 56 77 50   21 6 10 16 19
8 Mark Recchi 58 33 37 70 78   - - - - -
68 Jaromir Jagr 70 32 37 69 34   21 11 13 24 6
77 Paul Coffey 54 10 54 64 62   - - - - -
10 Ron Francis 70 21 33 54 30   21 8 19 27 6
12 Bob Errey 78 19 16 35 119   14 3 0 3 10
92 Rick Tocchet 19 14 16 30 49   14 6 13 19 24
19 Bryan Trottier 63 11 18 29 54   21 4 3 7 8
29 Phil Bourque 58 10 16 26 58   21 3 4 7 25
24 Troy Loney 76 10 16 26 127   21 4 5 9 32
28 Gordie Roberts 73 2 22 24 87   19 0 2 2 32
38 Jiri Hrdina 56 3 13 16 16   21 0 2 2 16
5 Ulf Samuelsson 62 1 14 15 206   21 0 2 2 39
18 Ken Priestlay 49 2 8 10 4   - - - - -
22 Paul Stanton 54 2 8 10 62   21 1 7 8 42
3 Grant Jennings 53 4 5 9 104   10 0 0 0 12
20 Jamie Leach 38 5 4 9 8   - - - - -
2 Jim Paek 49 1 7 8 36   19 0 4 4 6
15 Shawn McEachern 15 0 4 4 0   19 2 7 9 4
32 Peter Taglianetti 44 1 3 4 57   - - - - -
23 Kjell Samuelsson 20 1 2 3 34   15 0 3 3 12
6 Jeff Chychrun 17 0 1 1 35   - - - - -
14 Jock Callander 0 0 0 0 0   12 1 3 4 2
16 Jay Caufield 50 0 0 0 175   5 0 0 0 2
43 Jeff Daniels 2 0 0 0 0   - - - - -
4 Gord Dineen 1 0 0 0 0   - - - - -
34 Dave Michayluk 0 0 0 0 0   7 1 1 2 0
45 Glenn Mulvenna 1 0 0 0 2   - - - - -
39 Mike Needham 0 0 0 0 0   5 1 0 1 2
44 Todd Nelson 1 0 0 0 0   - - - - -

1991-92 Pittsburgh Penguins Goaltending

# Goalie GP G A PTS PIM W L T MIN GA GAA SO SV PCT
35 Tom Barrasso 57 0 4 4 30 25 22 9 3329 196 3.53 1 1506 0.885
  Tom Barrasso playoffs 21 0 2 2 0 16 5 - 1233 58 3 1    
                               
1 Wendell Young 18 0 0 0 0 7 6 0 838 53 3.79 0 423 0.889
31 Ken Wregget 9 0 0 0 2 5 3 0 448 31 4.15 0 171 0.847
  Ken Wregget playoffs 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 40 4 6 -    
                               
40 Frank Pietrangelo 5 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 225 20 5.33 0 110 0.846

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LEADERSHIP

Primary Owner:
Edward J. Debartolo
Howard Baldwin, Moris Belzberg & Thomas Ruta 

General Manager:
Craig Patrick

Head Coach:
Scotty Bowman

Captain:
Mario Lemieux

 

AWARDS

Rookie of the Year:
Jim Paek

Player’s Player:
Joe Mullen

Most Valuable Player:
Mario Lemieux

Booster Club:
Mario Lemieux

Masterton Nominee:
Mario Lemieux

Edward J. Debartolo:
Troy Loney & Phil Bourque

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