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Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Sam Anas 63 20 50 70
2. Reid Boucher 53 34 33 67
3. Gerry Mayhew 49 39 22 61
4. Josh Norris 56 31 30 61
5. Alex Barré-Boulet 60 27 29 56
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
G
Age
55
Height
6'4" / 193 cm
Weight
205 lbs / 93 kg
Nation
Catches
R
Youth Team
-
Status
Retired
Highlights
1-time AHL Calder Cup Champion 1

Brother: Derek Puppa
Cousin: Ralph Backstrom

Player Statistics
S Team League GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI   POST GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI
1980-81 Kirkland Lake Blue Devils U18 B Midget - - - | -
1981-82 Kirkland Lake Legion 87s GNML - - - | -
1982-83 Kirkland Lake Legion 87s GNML - - - | -
1983-84 RPI (Rensselaer Polytech. Inst.) NCAA 32 2.94 .900 | -
1984-85 RPI (Rensselaer Polytech. Inst.) NCAA 32 2.56 .901 | -
1985-86 Buffalo Sabres NHL 7 3.15 .886 00 000 0 000 000 | -
Rochester Americans AHL 20 4.34 .872 | -
1986-87 Buffalo Sabres NHL 3 4.24 .835 00 00 0 000 000 | -
Rochester Americans AHL 57 2.80 .900 | Playoffs 16 3.05 -
1987-88 Buffalo Sabres NHL 17 4.19 .870 00 000 0 000 000 | Playoffs 3 4.70 .836 00 00 0 000 000
Rochester Americans AHL 26 2.76 .906 | Playoffs 2 2.78 .898
1988-89 Buffalo Sabres NHL 37 3.37 .889 000 000 0 00000 0000 | -
1989-90 Buffalo Sabres NHL 56 2.89 .903 000 0000 0 00000 0000 | Playoffs 6 2.43 .922 00 000 0 000 000
1990-91 Buffalo Sabres NHL 38 3.38 .885 000 000 0 00000 0000 | Playoffs 2 7.42 .783 00 00 0 000 00
1991-92 Buffalo Sabres NHL 33 3.89 .878 000 000 0 00000 0000 | -
Rochester Americans AHL 2 4.54 .830 | -
1992-93 Buffalo Sabres NHL 24 3.58 .890 00 000 0 0000 0000 | -
Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 8 2.26 .922 00 000 0 000 000 | Playoffs 1 3.00 .857 0 0 0 000 00
1993-94 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL 63 2.71 .899 000 0000 0 00000 0000 | -
1994-95 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL 36 2.68 .905 00 000 0 00000 0000 | -
1995-96 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL 57 2.46 .918 000 0000 0 00000 0000 | Playoffs 4 4.85 .837 00 00 0 000 000
1996-97 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL 6 2.59 .907 00 000 0 000 000 | -
Adirondack Red Wings AHL 1 2.90 .864 | -
1997-98 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL 26 2.72 .900 00 000 0 0000 0000 | -
1998-99 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL 13 3.14 .906 00 000 0 000 000 | -
1999-00 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL 5 4.58 .853 00 000 0 000 000 | -
Player Career Totals
League Years GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI | Years GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI
AHL 5 106 | 2 18
GNML 2 - | 0
Midget 1 - | 0
NCAA 2 64 | 0
NHL 15 429 3.03 .897 0000 00000 00 00000000 00000 | 5 16 3.90 .872 00 000 0 000 000
Media and Articles
Date Article Website
04/02/2019 Return to ice special for former Sabres goalie Daren Puppa and his family BuffaloHockeyBeat.com
Player Biography and Trivia

Drafted 1993, 2 #4 overall by Tampa Bay Lightning in the NHL Expansion Draft

Drafted 1993, 1 #5 overall by Florida Panthers in the NHL Expansion Draft

Drafted 1982, 11 #154 overall by Belleville Bulls in the OHL Priority Selection

Cult/Star player for Tampa Bay Lightning

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