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Season Review




1988-89



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Key Personnel

Coach
Coach Pic
Paul Holmgren
G.M.
GM Pic
Bob Clarke
Captain
Captain Pic
Dave Poulin

W-L-T Record

GP W L T Pts Win% GF GA Division
Overall 80 36 36 8 80 0.500 307 285 4th
Home 22 15 3 47 0.588 166 134
Road 14 21 5 33 0.412 141 151

Standings

Patrick
Team W L T Pts GF GA
Washington Capitals 41 29 10 92 305 259
Pittsburgh Penguins 40 33 7 87 347 349
New York Rangers 37 35 8 82 310 307
Philadelphia Flyers 36 36 8 80 307 285
New Jersey Devils 27 41 12 66 281 325
New York Islanders 28 47 5 61 265 325

Playoff Games

Won Patrick Division Semifinals 4-2
5-Apr-89Flyers2atWashington Capitals3LBoxscore
6-Apr-89Flyers3atWashington Capitals2WBoxscore
8-Apr-89Washington Capitals4atFlyers3OTLBoxscore
9-Apr-89Washington Capitals2atFlyers5WBoxscore
11-Apr-89Flyers8atWashington Capitals5WBoxscore
13-Apr-89Washington Capitals3atFlyers4WBoxscore
Won Patrick Division Finals 4-3
17-Apr-89Flyers3atPittsburgh Penguins4LBoxscore
19-Apr-89Flyers4atPittsburgh Penguins2WBoxscore
21-Apr-89Pittsburgh Penguins4atFlyers3OTLBoxscore
23-Apr-89Pittsburgh Penguins1atFlyers4WBoxscore
25-Apr-89Flyers7atPittsburgh Penguins10LBoxscore
27-Apr-89Pittsburgh Penguins2atFlyers6WBoxscore
29-Apr-89Flyers4atPittsburgh Penguins1WBoxscore
Lost Wales Conference Finals 2-4
1-May-89Flyers3atMontreal Canadiens1WBoxscore
3-May-89Flyers0atMontreal Canadiens3LBoxscore
5-May-89Montreal Canadiens5atFlyers1LBoxscore
7-May-89Montreal Canadiens3atFlyers0LBoxscore
9-May-89Flyers2atMontreal Canadiens1OTWBoxscore
11-May-89Montreal Canadiens4atFlyers2LBoxscore

Scoring Leaders

Goals
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Tim Kerr -48
Assists
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Pelle Eklund -51
Points
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Tim Kerr -88

Scoring Statistics

Name Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- PP SH GW GT Sht Sh% TGF TPGF TGA TPGA
Tim KerrR 69484088 73-425 02123620.34
Rick TocchetR 66453681 183-116 15322020.45
Brian ProppL 77324678 371613 25124513.06
Pelle EklundC 79185169 2358 12012114.88
Scott MellanbyR 76212950 183-1311 03020210.4
Mike BullardC 54232649 6018 03013716.79
Ron SutterC 55262248 80254 12010624.53
Terry CarknerD 78113243 149-62 1108413.1
Mark HoweD 5292938 4575 110959.47
Murray CravenL 5192837 5240 0208910.11
Dave PoulinC 69181735 4941 5408122.22
Gord MurphyD 7543135 68-33 0101163.45
Derrick SmithL 74161430 43-40 13011513.91
Jay WellsD 6721921 184-30 000672.99
Peter ZezelC * 2641317 15-130 0003411.76
Kjell SamuelssonD 6931417 140130 100605
Keith ActonC 2531013 6410 100387.89
Doug SullimanL 526612 8-80 1105211.54
Moe ManthaD 303811 33-52 000714.23
Kerry HuffmanD 2901111 3100 000230
Ron Hextall G 64088 11300 00050
Ilkka SinisaloR 13167 260 000156.67
Jeff ChychrunD 80145 245110 010531.89
Mark Laforest G 17044 400 0000
Dave BrownR * 50033 100-80 000280
Magnus RoupeL 7112 1010 000156.67
Craig BerubeL 53112 199-150 000313.23
Don NachbaurC 15101 37-10 0001010
Al SecordL 20101 38-70 000156.67
David FenyvesD 1011 000 0000
Glen SeabrookeC 3011 0-10 0000
Mark FreerC 5011 000 00010
Brian DobbinR 14011 8-60 000130
BenchX 12
Marc D'Amour G 1000 000 0000
Ken WreggetG 3000 000 0000
Jeff HardingR 6000 2910 000110
* = did not finish season with Flyers
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Goaltending Statistics

Name GP Mins GA Avg W L T OTL EN SO Shts Pct SO-GA SO-Sht
Marc D'Amour11900.00000 10141.000
Ron Hextall6437562023.2330286 5018600.891
Mark Laforest17933644.12572 004970.871
Ken Wregget3130136.00110 00730.822

Playoff Statistics

Name Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- PP SH GW OT Sht Sh%
Tim KerrR 19141125 2718 0205425.93
Brian ProppL 1814923 1485 1105226.92
Mark HoweD 1901515 10140 000330.00
Rick TocchetR 166612 6902 0105810.34
Mike BullardC 193912 3201 000368.33
Dave PoulinC 196511 1650 2212722.22
Pelle EklundC 193811 2-43 0102213.64
Ron SutterC 191910 5150 000392.56
Scott MellanbyR 19459 2820 000458.89
Gord MurphyD 19279 1301 010326.25
Derrick SmithL 19527 1230 2103912.82
Terry CarknerD 19156 28-10 100214.76
Keith ActonC 16235 1800 0001020.00
Kjell SamuelssonD 19134 24130 000166.25
Al SecordL 14044 3120 00080.00
Ilkka SinisaloR 8112 0-10 110714.29
Jeff ChychrunD 19022 65-30 000160.00
Jay WellsD 18022 51-10 000140.00
Ron Hextall G 15101 2800 1001100.00
Craig BerubeL 16000 5600 00020.00
Ken WreggetG 5000 1600 0000
Doug SullimanL 4000 000 00020.00
Brian DobbinR 2000 1700 00010.00
Murray CravenL 1000 0-10 00020.00
Moe ManthaD 1000 000 00020.00

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Name GP Mins GA GAA W L EN SO Shts Pct
Ken Wregget5268102.2422101390.928
Ron Hextall15886493.3287104450.890

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All-Star Game Representatives

Rick Tocchet

Shutouts

Date Opponent Score Goalie #
None

Hattricks

Date Player # Score Goalie(s)
13-Oct-88Brian Propp10 FLYERS 7 - Minnesota North Stars 6J.Myllys
12-Nov-88Tim Kerr17 Detroit Red Wings 5 - FLYERS 4G.Hanlon
20-Nov-88Rick Tocchet4 New Jersey Devils 1 - FLYERS 7S.Burke
10-Dec-88Derrick Smith1 Chicago Blackhawks 4 - FLYERS 6J.Waite(2) D.Pang(l)
17-Dec-88Rick Tocchet5 FLYERS 7 - Toronto Maple Leafs 1J.Reese(2) A.Bester(1)
21-Jan-89Tim Kerr18 FLYERS 7 - Winnipeg Jets 3E.Reddick
22-Feb-89Tim Kerr19 FLYERS 6 - New York Rangers 4B.Froese
19-Apr-89Tim Kerr20 (po,n)FLYERS 4 - Pittsburgh Penguins 2T.Barrasso
po = playoffs, n=natural, 4=4goals, 5=5goals #=career number as a Flyer

Opening Games

SeasonNew Jersey 1 - Flyers 4 (W)
HomeNew Jersey 1 - Flyers 4 (W)
RoadFlyers 7 - North Stars 6 (W)

NHL Awards

Bill Masterton
Winner
Award Pic
Winner Pic
Dedication
Tim Kerr

Team Awards

Barry Ashbee Trophy
Bobby Clarke Trophy
Yanick Dupre Memorial
Best Defenseman
Team MVP
Class Guy Award
Ashbee Winner Pic
Clarke Winner Pic
Repoire Winner Pic
Kjell Samuelsson
Ron Hextall
Ron Sutter

Trades

Date To Flyers Other Team From Flyers
21-Jun-88Mike StothersToronto Maple LeafsBill Root
25-Jul-88Terry CarknerQuebec NordiquesGreg Smyth & 1989 3rd Rounder (John Tanner)
1-Sep-881990 3rd Rounder (Chris Therien)Pittsburgh PenguinsWendell Young & 1990 7th Rounder (Mika Valila)
28-Sep-88Chris JensenNew York RangersMichael Boyce
29-Sep-88Jay WellsLos Angeles KingsDoug Crossman
7-Nov-88Scott SandelinMontreal CanadiensJ.J. Daigneault
29-Nov-88Mike BullardSt.Louis BluesPeter Zezel
8-Dec-88Moe ManthaMinnesota North StarsToronto's 1989 5th Rounder (Pat MacLeod)
10-Dec-88Steve FletcherWinnipeg Jetsfutures
7-Feb-89Al SecordToronto Maple Leafs1989 5th Rounder (Keith Carney)
7-Feb-89Keith Acton & 1991 6th Rounder (Dimitri Yushkevich)Edmonton OilersDave Brown
6-Mar-89Ken WreggetToronto Maple Leafs1989 1st Rounder (Rob Peterson) & Calgary's 1989 1st Rounder (Steve Bancroft)

Transactions

Date Aquisition
23-Sep-88Tony Horacek demoted
23-Sep-88Dave Hanson demoted
23-Sep-88Jeff Harding demoted
23-Sep-88Pat Bingham demoted
23-Sep-88Warren Harper demoted
23-Sep-88Mark Maroste demoted
23-Sep-88Mark Freer demoted
23-Sep-88Mike Murray demoted
23-Sep-88Dan Shea demoted
23-Sep-88Brock Kelly demoted
23-Sep-88Michael Boyce demoted
23-Sep-88Gord Paddock demoted
23-Sep-88Shawn Sabol demoted
23-Sep-88Mike Stothers demoted
25-Sep-88Marc D'Amour demoted
25-Sep-88Jocelyn Perrault demoted
27-Sep-88Claude Boivin sent back to juniors
27-Sep-88Dominic Roussel sent back to juniors
27-Sep-88Claude Boivin signed
30-Sep-88Marc D'Amour signed as a free agent
1-Oct-88Glen Seabrooke demoted
3-Oct-88Brad Marsh lost to Toronto Maple Leafs via waiver draft
3-Oct-88Doug Sulliman claimed from New Jersey Devils via waiver draft
3-Oct-88Steve Smith lost to Buffalo Sabres via waiver draft
4-Oct-88JJ Daigneault demoted
23-Oct-88Dave Fenyves called up
27-Oct-88Craig Berube demoted
16-Nov-88Mark Freer called up
16-Nov-88Glen Seabrooke called up
19-Nov-88Magnus Roupe demoted
26-Nov-88Mark Freer called up
1-Dec-88Kerry Huffman demoted
6-Dec-88Jeff Harding called up
6-Dec-88Kerry Huffman called up
10-Dec-88Steve Fletcher demoted
15-Dec-88Kerry Huffman demoted
15-Dec-88Don Nachbaur demoted
27-Dec-88Jeff Harding called up
4-Jan-89Steve Scheifele demoted
10-Jan-89Kerry Huffman called up
15-Jan-89Kerry Huffman demoted
20-Jan-89Kerry Huffman called up
28-Jan-89Glen Seabrooke called up
29-Jan-89Glen Seabrooke demoted
29-Jan-89Kerry Huffman demoted
5-Feb-89Brian Dobbin called up
11-Feb-89Brian Dobbin called up
14-Feb-89Kerry Huffman called up
24-Feb-89Kerry Huffman demoted
26-Feb-89Jocelyn Perreault called up (for practices only)
7-Mar-89Murray Baron signed
12-Mar-89Kerry Huffman called up
17-Mar-89Marc D'Amour called up
30-Mar-89Mark Laforest demoted
9-Apr-89Chris Jensen called up
17-Apr-89Chris Jensen demoted
1-May-89Mark Laforest called up
1-May-89Brian Dobbin called up
1-May-89Jeff Harding called up
1-May-89Nick Kypreos called up
1-May-89Mark Freer called up
1-May-89Shawn Sabol called up

Draft Picks

Rd # Player Pos
114Claude BoivinLW
235Pat MurrayLW
356Craig FisherC
363Dominic RousselG
477Scott LaGrandG
598Edward O'BrienLW
6119Gord FranttiC
7140Jamie CookeRW
8161Johan SalleD
9182Brian ArthurD
10203Jeff DandrettaRW
11224Scott BilleyRW
12245Drahomir KadlecD
SuppPaul ConnellG

Record vs. Other Teams

Overall Home Road
Team W L T OL GF GA W L T OL GF GA W L T OL GF GA
Boston Bruins120099 10051 02048
Buffalo Sabres21001012 10043 11069
Calgary Flames0300914 02068 01036
Chicago Blackhawks3000168 200136 10032
Detroit Red Wings12001216 020813 10043
Edmonton Oilers012068 01157 00111
Hartford Whalers11101415 10054 011911
Los Angeles Kings1200713 01016 11067
Minnesota North Stars21001313 10032 1101011
Montreal Canadiens0120811 01169 00122
New Jersey Devils52003317 300174 2201613
New York Islanders51103120 3001710 2111410
New York Rangers33102924 2111711 1201213
Pittsburgh Penguins34002528 2201718 120810
Quebec Nordiques21001710 200124 01056
St.Louis Blues0300814 02047 01047
Toronto Maple Leafs21001811 10086 110105
Vancouver Canucks0300713 02048 01035
Washington Capitals34001921 21096 1301015
Winnipeg Jets2010168 10051 101117








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