Team Facts

1988-1989 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
#37 Randy Exelby (G) 53 1965 Toronto, ON, CAN 5'9" 170 L
#1 Brian Hayward (G) 58 1960 Toronto, ON, CAN 5'10" 181 L
#33 Patrick Roy (G) 53 1965 Québec, QC, CAN 6'0" 192 L
DEFENSEMEN
#24
Chris Chelios (D) 56 1962 Chicago, IL, USA 6'0" 192 R
#28 Éric Desjardins (D) 49 1969 Rouyn-Noranda, QC, CAN 6'1" 203 R
#34 Donald Dufresne (D) 51 1967 Québec, QC, CAN 6'1" 205 L
#5 Rick Green (D) 62 1956 Belleville, ON, CAN 6'3" 220 L
#38 Mike Lalor (D) 55 1963 Buffalo, NY, USA 6'0" 201 L
#17 Craig Ludwig (D) 57 1961 Rhinelander, WI, USA 6'3" 212 L
#20 Jyrki Lumme (D) 52 1966 Tampere, FIN 6'1" 214 L
#19 Larry Robinson (D)   “A” 67 1951 Winchester, ON, CAN 6'4" 220 L
#25 Petr Svoboda (D) 52 1966 Most, CZE 6'1" 198 L
FORWARDS
#43 Benoit Brunet (LW) 50 1968 Ste-Anne-de-Bellevue, QC, CAN 6'0" 203 L
#21 Guy Carbonneau (C) 58 1960 Sept-Îles, QC, CAN 5'11" 176 R
#22 José Charbonneau (RW) 52 1966 Ferme-Neuve, QC, CAN 6'0" 194 R
#27 Shayne Corson (LW) 52 1966 Barrie, ON, CAN 6'2" 207 L
#6 Russ Courtnall (RW) 53 1965 Duncan, BC, CAN 5'11" 174 L
#23 Bob Gainey (LW)   “C” 65 1953 Peterborough, ON, CAN 6'2" 190 L
#41 Brent Gilchrist (LW) 51 1967 Moose Jaw, SK, CAN 5'11" 181 L
#12 Mike Keane (RW) 51 1967 Winnipeg, MB, CAN 5'10" 185 R
#31 John Kordic (RW) 1965 Edmonton, AB, CAN 6'2" 209 R
#47 Stéphan Lebeau (C) 50 1968 St-Jérôme, QC, CAN 5'9" 176 R
#32
Claude Lemieux (RW) 53 1965 Buckingham, QC, CAN 6'1" 216 R
#45 Jocelyn Lemieux (LW) 51 1967 Mont-Laurier, QC, CAN 5'10" 201 L
#8 Steve Martinson (LW) 59 1959 Minnetonka, MN, USA 6'1" 205 L
#35 Mike McPhee (LW) 58 1960 Sydney, NS, CAN 6'1" 203 L
#26 Mats Näslund (LW)   “A” 59 1959 Sundsvall, SWE 5'7" 161 L
#44 Stéphane Richer (LW) 52 1966 Ripon, QC, CAN 6'0" 190 R
#39 Brian Skrudland (C) 55 1963 Peace River, AB, CAN 6'0" 201 L
#15 Bobby Smith (C) 60 1958 North Sydney, NS, CAN 6'4" 209 L
#29 Gilles Thibaudeau (C) 55 1963 Montréal, QC, CAN 5'10" 176 L
#11 Ryan Walter (C) 60 1958 New Westminster, BC, CAN 6'0" 201 L
Position: G:2 D:9 F:17 | Av Age: 26.64 years | Av Ht: 6'0" | Av Wt 197 lbs | Compare with other teams

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Arena Information
  • Arena Name Centre Bell
  • Location Montreal, QC
  • Capacity 21 287
  • Construction Year 1996
Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
12/18/2018
12/18/2018 Up/Down Joining Victor Mete (D) Joining from Laval Rocket
12/18/2018 Up/Down Leaving Noah Juulsen (D) Leaving for Laval Rocket
12/08/2018
12/08/2018 Up/Down Leaving Xavier Ouellet (D) Leaving for Laval Rocket
12/02/2018
12/02/2018 Confirmed Leaving Nikita Scherbak (F) Leaving for Los Angeles Kings
11/29/2018
11/29/2018 Up/Down Leaving Victor Mete (D) Leaving for Laval Rocket
11/27/2018
11/27/2018 Up/Down Leaving Karl Alzner (D) Leaving for Laval Rocket
11/26/2018
11/26/2018 Confirmed Leaving Tomas Plekanec (F) Leaving for Rytiri Kladno
11/22/2018
11/22/2018 Up/Down Joining Brett Kulak (D) Joining from Laval Rocket
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP Rank Postseason
1988-1989 NHL 80 53 9 18 - - 315 218 115 2 Final loss
1989-1990 NHL 80 41 11 28 - - 288 234 93 4 Conference SF loss
1990-1991 NHL 80 39 11 30 - - 273 249 89 6 Conference SF loss
1991-1992 NHL 80 41 11 28 - - 267 207 93 5 Conference SF loss
1992-1993 NHL 84 48 6 30 - - 326 280 102 6 Champion
1993-1994 NHL 84 41 14 29 - - 283 248 96 9 Conference QF loss
1994-1995 NHL 48 18 7 23 - - 125 148 43 17 Did not make playoffs
1995-1996 NHL 82 40 10 32 - - 265 248 90 9 Conference QF loss
1996-1997 NHL 82 31 15 36 - - 249 276 77 17 Conference QF loss
1997-1998 NHL 82 37 13 32 - - 235 208 87 12 Conference SF loss
1998-1999 NHL 82 32 11 39 - - 184 209 75 19 Did not make playoffs
1999-2000 NHL 82 35 9 34 - 4 196 194 83 18 Did not make playoffs
2000-2001 NHL 82 28 8 40 - 6 206 232 70 24 Did not make playoffs
2001-2002 NHL 82 36 12 31 - 3 207 209 87 18 Conference SF loss
2002-2003 NHL 82 30 8 35 - 9 206 234 77 20 Did not make playoffs
2003-2004 NHL 82 41 7 30 - 4 208 192 93 13 Conference SF loss
2005-2006 NHL 82 42 - 31 - 9 243 247 93 15 Conference QF loss
2006-2007 NHL 82 42 - 34 - 6 245 256 90 19 Did not make playoffs
2007-2008 NHL 82 47 - 25 - 10 262 222 104 3 Conference SF loss
2008-2009 NHL 82 41 - 30 - 11 249 247 93 13 Conference QF loss
2009-2010 NHL 82 39 - 33 - 10 217 223 88 19 Conference Final loss
2010-2011 NHL 82 44 - 30 - 8 216 209 96 14 Conference QF loss
2011-2012 NHL 82 31 - 35 - 16 212 226 78 28 Did not make playoffs
2012-2013 NHL 48 29 - 14 - 5 149 126 63 2 Conference QF loss
2013-2014 NHL 82 46 - 28 - 8 215 204 100 3 Conference Final loss
2014-2015 NHL 82 50 - 22 - 10 221 189 110 1 Conference SF loss
2015-2016 NHL 82 38 - 38 - 6 221 236 82 6 Did not make playoffs
2016-2017 NHL 82 47 - 26 - 9 226 200 103 1 Conference QF loss
2017-2018 NHL 82 29 - 40 - 13 209 264 71 6 Did not make playoffs
2018-2019 NHL 34 15 - 12 2 5 108 111 39 5 -
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Stars and Cult Players

Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Nigel Dawes (F) 2018-2019 Avtomobilist Yekaterinburg KHL 39 20 30 50 8
2. Darren Dietz (D) 2018-2019 Barys Astana KHL 38 11 25 36 37
3. Jiri Sekac (F) 2018-2019 Ak Bars Kazan KHL 39 16 15 31 10
4. Daniel Carr (F) 2018-2019 Chicago Wolves AHL 21 13 18 31 0
5. Chris Terry (F) 2018-2019 Grand Rapids Griffins AHL 29 18 11 29 14
6. Alexander Syomin (F) 2018-2019 Vityaz Podolsk KHL 35 13 15 28 31
7. Brock Trotter (F) 2018-2019 Dornbirner EC EBEL 18 7 21 28 18
8. Mike Blunden (F) 2018-2019 HC Bolzano EBEL 23 13 13 26 18
9. Alexander Radulov (F) 2018-2019 Dallas Stars NHL 23 10 15 25 18
10. Corey Locke (F) 2018-2019 EHC Linz EBEL 28 10 15 25 22
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Guy Lafleur (F) 961 518 728 1246
2. Jean Béliveau (F) 1125 507 712 1219
3. Henri Richard (F) 1256 358 688 1046
4. Maurice Richard (F) 978 544 422 966
5. Larry Robinson (D) 1202 197 686 883
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Maurice Richard (F) 978 544 422 966
2. Guy Lafleur (F) 961 518 728 1246
3. Jean Béliveau (F) 1125 507 712 1219
4. Yvan Cournoyer (F) 968 428 435 863
5. Steve Shutt (F) 871 408 368 776
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Guy Lafleur (F) 961 518 728 1246
2. Jean Béliveau (F) 1125 507 712 1219
3. Henri Richard (F) 1256 358 688 1046
4. Larry Robinson (D) 1202 197 686 883
5. Jacques Lemaire (F) 853 366 469 835
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Chris Nilan (F) 523 88 175 2248
2. Lyle Odelein (D) 420 20 95 1367
3. Shayne Corson (F) 662 168 423 1341
4. Maurice Richard (F) 978 544 966 1285
5. John Ferguson (F) 500 145 303 1214
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Henri Richard (F) 1256 358 688 1046
2. Larry Robinson (D) 1202 197 686 883
3. Bob Gainey (F) 1160 239 262 501
4. Jean Béliveau (F) 1125 507 712 1219
5. Claude Provost (F) 1005 254 335 589
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Newsy Lalonde (F) 201 266 328 1.632
2. Guy Lafleur (F) 961 518 1246 1.297
3. Skene Ronan (D) 8 6 10 1.250
4. Pierre Turgeon (F) 104 50 127 1.221
5. Frank Mahovlich (F) 263 129 310 1.179
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Guy Lafleur (F) 1976-1977 NHL 80 56 80 136 1.70 20
2. Guy Lafleur (F) 1977-1978 NHL 78 60 72 132 1.69 26
3. Guy Lafleur (F) 1978-1979 NHL 80 52 77 129 1.61 28
4. Guy Lafleur (F) 1975-1976 NHL 80 56 69 125 1.56 36
5. Guy Lafleur (F) 1979-1980 NHL 74 50 75 125 1.69 12
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Guy Lafleur (F) 1977-1978 NHL 78 60 72 132 1.69 26
2. Steve Shutt (F) 1976-1977 NHL 80 60 45 105 1.31 28
3. Guy Lafleur (F) 1976-1977 NHL 80 56 80 136 1.70 20
4. Guy Lafleur (F) 1975-1976 NHL 80 56 69 125 1.56 36
5. Guy Lafleur (F) 1974-1975 NHL 70 53 66 119 1.70 37
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Pete Mahovlich (F) 1974-1975 NHL 80 35 82 117 1.46 64
2. Guy Lafleur (F) 1976-1977 NHL 80 56 80 136 1.70 20
3. Guy Lafleur (F) 1978-1979 NHL 80 52 77 129 1.61 28
4. Guy Lafleur (F) 1979-1980 NHL 74 50 75 125 1.69 12
5. Guy Lafleur (F) 1977-1978 NHL 78 60 72 132 1.69 26
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Chris Nilan (F) 1984-1985 NHL 77 21 16 37 0.48 358
2. Chris Nilan (F) 1983-1984 NHL 76 16 10 26 0.34 338
3. Lyle Odelein (D) 1993-1994 NHL 79 11 29 40 0.51 276
4. Chris Nilan (F) 1985-1986 NHL 72 19 15 34 0.47 274
5. Chris Nilan (F) 1986-1987 NHL 44 4 16 20 0.45 266
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2018-2019 6'0" 195 lbs 26.50
2017-2018 6'1" 198 lbs 27.11
2016-2017 6'1" 200 lbs 27.81
2015-2016 6'1" 201 lbs 26.95
2014-2015 6'1" 202 lbs 28.15
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Recent NHL Entry Draft Selections
RND # Player Born Birtplace HT WT
2018
1 #3 Jesperi Kotkaniemi (C) 07/06/2000 Pori, FIN 6'2" 187 lbs
2 #35 Jesse Ylönen (RW) 10/03/1999 Scottsdale, AZ, USA 6'1" 172 lbs
2 #38 Alexander Romanov (D) 01/06/2000 Moskva, RUS 5'11" 185 lbs
2 #56 Jacob Olofsson (C) 02/08/2000 Piteå, SWE 6'2" 192 lbs
3 #66 Cam Hillis (C) 06/24/2000 Oshawa, ON, CAN 5'11" 168 lbs
3 #71 Jordan Harris (D) 07/07/2000 Haverhill, MA, USA 5'11" 179 lbs
4 #97 Allan McShane (C) 02/14/2000 Collingwood, ON, CAN 5'11" 190 lbs
4 #123 Jack Gorniak (LW) 09/15/1999 West Salem, WI, USA 5'11" 176 lbs
5 #128 Cole Fonstad (C/LW) 04/24/2000 Estevan, SK, CAN 5'10" 165 lbs
5 #133 Samuel Houde (C) 03/06/2000 Blainville, QC, CAN 6'0" 170 lbs
7 #190 Brett Stapley (C) 02/23/1999 Campbell River, BC, CAN 5'10" 172 lbs
2017
1 #25 Ryan Poehling (C) 01/03/1999 Lakeville, MN, USA 6'2" 183 lbs
2 #56 Josh Brook (D) 06/17/1999 Roblin, MB, CAN 6'1" 192 lbs
2 #58 Joni Ikonen (C) 04/14/1999 Espoo, FIN 5'11" 172 lbs
3 #68 Scott Walford (D) 01/12/1999 Coquitlam, BC, CAN 6'2" 198 lbs
3 #87 Cale Fleury (D) 11/19/1998 Calgary, AB, CAN 6'1" 203 lbs
5 #149 Jarret Tyszka (D) 03/15/1999 Langley, BC, CAN 6'3" 192 lbs
7 #199 Cayden Primeau (G) 08/11/1999 Voorhees, NJ, USA 6'3" 181 lbs
2016
1 #9 Mikhail Sergachyov (D) 06/25/1998 Nizhnekamsk, RUS 6'3" 216 lbs
3 #70 Will Bitten (RW/C) 07/10/1998 Ottawa, ON, CAN 5'10" 168 lbs
4 #100 Victor Mete (D) 06/07/1998 Woodbridge, ON, CAN 5'9" 183 lbs
5 #124 Casey Staum (D) 01/08/1998 Roseville, MN, USA 6'0" 181 lbs
6 #160 Michael Pezzetta (LW/C) 03/13/1998 Toronto, ON, CAN 6'1" 205 lbs
7 #187 Arvid Henrikson (D) 02/23/1998 Stockholm, SWE 6'5" 212 lbs
Complete Draft History
Elite Prospects Notes and Trivia
1993 Stanley Cup Championship Lineup
Vincent Damphousse - Kirk Muller - Brian Bellows
John LeClair - Stéphan Lebeau - Gilbert Dionne
Gary Leeman - Guy Carbonneau - Mike Keane
Benoît Brunet - Paul DiPietro - Ed Ronan/Denis Savard

Mathieu Schneider - Éric Desjardins
J.J. Daigneault - Patrice Brisebois
Kevin Haller - Lyle Odelein

Patrick Roy
(André Racicot)

1986 Stanley Cup Chamipionship Lineup
Mats Näslund - Bobby Smith - Claude Lemieux
Bob Gainey - Guy Carbonneau - Chris Nilan
Mike McPhee - Brian Skrudland - Stéphane Richer
Kjell Dahlin - Ryan Walter - Lucien Deblois

Larry Robinson - Craig Ludwig
Rick Green - Chris Chelios
Mike Lalor - Gaston Gingras/Petr Svoboda

Patrick Roy
(Doug Soetaert)

1977 Stanley Cup Chamipionship Lineup
Steve Shutt - Pete Mahovlich - Guy Lafleur
Yvon Lambert - Jacques Lemaire - Yvan Cournoyer
Doug Risebrough - Doug Jarvis - Bob Gainey
Murray Wilson, Mario Tremblay

Larry Robinson - Guy Lapointe
Serge Savard - Bill Nyrop
Jimmy Roberts - Rick Chartraw
Pierre Bouchard

Ken Dryden
(Michel Larocque)