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Season Review




1998-99



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Key Personnel

Coach
Coach Pic
Roger Neilson
G.M.
GM Pic
Bob Clarke
Captain
Captain Pic
Eric Lindros

W-L-T Record

GP W L T Pts Win% GF GA Division
Overall 82 37 26 19 93 0.567 231 196 2nd
Home 21 9 11 53 0.646 128 90
Road 16 17 8 40 0.488 103 106

Standings

Atlantic
Team W L T Pts GF GA
New Jersey Devils 47 24 11 105 248 196
Philadelphia Flyers 37 26 19 93 231 196
Pittsburgh Penguins 38 30 14 90 242 225
New York Rangers 33 38 11 77 217 227
New York Islanders 24 48 10 58 194 244

Playoff Games

Lost Eastern Conference Quarterfinals 2-4
22-Apr-99Flyers3atToronto Maple Leafs0WBoxscore
24-Apr-99Flyers1atToronto Maple Leafs2LBoxscore
26-Apr-99Toronto Maple Leafs2atFlyers1LBoxscore
28-Apr-99Toronto Maple Leafs2atFlyers5WBoxscore
30-Apr-99Flyers1atToronto Maple Leafs2OTLBoxscore
2-May-99Toronto Maple Leafs1atFlyers0LBoxscore

Scoring Leaders

Goals
Goal Leader Pic
John LeClair -43
Assists
Assist Leader Pic
Eric Lindros -53
Points
Point Leader Pic
Eric Lindros -93

Scoring Statistics

Name Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- PP SH GW GT Sht Sh% TGF TPGF TGA TPGA
Eric LindrosC 71405393 1203510 12324216.53 123455411
John LeClairL 76434790 303616 07324617.48 13148470
Rod Brind'AmourC 82245074 47310 03219112.57 95467024
Eric DesjardinsD 68153651 38186 0201907.9 108406515
Keith JonesR 66183149 78292 03012414.52 8617400
Dan McGillisD 7883745 61166 0401644.88 100415815
Mikael RenbergR 46111526 1474 0201129.82 3810210
Valeri ZelepukinL 7416925 4800 05012912.4 428351
Daymond LangkowC 56101323 24-83 1101099.17 3611385
Chris TherienD 7431518 48161 0001152.61 6516618
Colin ForbesL * 669716 5100 040929.78 2203816
Jody HullR 7231114 12-20 011734.11 2204622
Marc BureauC 714610 10-20 000527.69 1603517
Dmitri TertyshnyD 622810 30-11 000682.94 4712426
Dainius ZubrusR * 63358 25-50 100496.12 140223
Mike ManelukR * 13268 840 000238.7 12170
Chris GrattonC * 26178 41-80 000541.85 144180
Steve DuchesneD 11257 201 0101910.53 13872
Mark RecchiR 10426 6-30 0001921.05 114111
Petr SvobodaD * 25426 2851 1103710.81 213152
Dave BabychD * 33246 2002 000444.55 2510216
Karl DykhuisD 45246 32-21 000613.28 3293813
Luke RichardsonD 78066 106-30 000500 3706525
Alexandre DaigleC * 31325 2-11 0102611.54 6160
Mark GreigR 7134 210 000911.11 4210
Mike SillingerC * 25033 8-90 000230 30120
Roman VopatC 48033 80-30 000240 6090
Ron HextallG 23022 200 0000
Shjon PodeinL * 14101 0-20 000263.85 2084
Ryan BastD 2011 000 00010 2020
Andy DelmoreD 2011 0-10 00020 2142
Mikael AnderssonR 7011 010 000110 2021
Andrei KovalenkoR * 13011 2-50 00080 1150
Sandy McCarthyR 13011 25-20 000180 3050
Adam BurtD 17011 1410 000250 7082
John VanbiesbrouckG 62011 1200 0000
Jean-Marc PelletierG 1000 000 0000
Brian WesenbergR 1000 510 0000 1000
Chris JosephD 2000 200 00010 0000
Trent KlattR * 2000 000 00020 0000
Dan KordicL 2000 2-10 0000 0010
Jason ZentL 2000 000 00010 0000
Peter WhiteC 3000 000 0000 0000
Richard ParkC 7000 0-10 00050 0010
Craig BerubeL 11000 28-30 00070 0030
BenchX 12
* = did not finish season with Flyers
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click on goals, assists or penalty minutes for complete list for that player


Extended Stats

Name
GP Sfht ATOI TF FW% Hit GV TK BS
Eric Lindros 7123.7622:55 152960.03117 1026717
John LeClair 7622.0321:03 714.2886 886010
Rod Brind'Amour 8224.6121:29 177356.4590 935131
Eric Desjardins 6826.8125:48 00.0036 9055108
Keith Jones 6619.9416:58 7844.8740 282518
Dan McGillis 7824.1821:40 00.00220 864871
Mikael Renberg 4618.4615:59 10.008 26395
Valeri Zelepukin 7417.5314:33 00.0085 474722
Daymond Langkow 5617.9115:12 73847.9635 434012
Chris Therien 7424.7020:45 00.00167 6847103
Colin Forbes 6616.6712:34 250.0046 382110
Jody Hull 7216.9912:58 1553.3334 313428
Marc Bureau 7115.3811:02 77653.4774 162428
Dmitri Tertyshny 6221.6518:33 00.0028 644043
Dainius Zubrus 6314.7011:00 2951.7254 242430
Mike Maneluk 1317.4614:02 00.008 1661
Chris Gratton 2616.8814:24 3842.1035 1790
Steve Duchesne 1124.7322:27 00.005 7814
Mark Recchi 1019.9019:30 425.0021 1791
Petr Svoboda 2523.2820:15 00.0013 20724
Dave Babych 3321.3017:44 771.4339 211338
Karl Dykhuis 4521.8418:15 00.0038 391747
Luke Richardson 7820.3116:33 00.00116 582594
Alexandre Daigle 319.717:58 5339.625 1553
Mark Greig 710.719:54 00.005 523
Mike Sillinger 2513.2810:42 22962.8812 14125
Roman Vopat 487.375:36 2653.8441 13106
Shjon Podein 1417.0711:51 250.0013 494
Ryan Bast 217.0013:24 00.000 100
Andy Delmore 225.0020:42 00.001 201
Mikael Andersson 715.5712:58 3528.575 222
Andrei Kovalenko 139.548:01 00.0012 1141
Sandy McCarthy 1313.5411:08 250.0026 742
Adam Burt 1720.9417:25 00.0016 18616
Brian Wesenberg 12.001:08 00.000 000
Chris Joseph 213.509:36 00.000 000
Trent Klatt 216.0011:11 00.003 102
Dan Kordic 24.002:27 00.000 000
Jason Zent 24.502:57 00.002 100
Peter White 32.672:01 837.500 000
Richard Park 710.299:21 1553.332 230
Craig Berube 1110.368:15 00.008 241

Sfht - Average shifts/game, ATOI - average time on ice, TF - total faceoffs , FW% - faceoff winning % , Hit - hits , GV - giveaways , TK - takeaways , BS - blocked shots

Goaltending Statistics

Name GP Mins GA Avg W L T OTL EN SO Shts Pct SO-GA SO-Sht
John Vanbiesbrouck6237121352.18271815 4613800.902
Ron Hextall231235522.531074 004640.888
Jean-Marc Pelletier16055.00010 00290.828

Playoff Statistics

Name Pos GP G A Pts PIM +/- PP SH GW OT Sht Sh%
Eric DesjardinsD 6224 411 010219.52
Rod Brind'AmourL 6134 010 000185.56
John LeClairL 6303 1202 0001520.00
Keith JonesR 6213 1440 0001118.18
Steve DuchesneD 6022 220 00090.00
Marc BureauC 6022 220 00040.00
Daymond LangkowC 6022 230 00040.00
Valeri ZelepukinL 4101 410 010520.00
Karl DykhuisD 5101 410 000137.69
Craig BerubeL 6101 410 000714.29
Mark GreigR 2011 010 00030.00
Dan McGillisD 6011 1220 000150.00
Sandy McCarthyR 6011 010 00070.00
Mikael AnderssonL 6011 210 00070.00
Mark RecchiR 6011 2-10 000180.00
Mikael RenbergR 6011 0-10 000180.00
Dmitri TertyshnyD 1000 200 00010.00
Chris TherienD 6000 610 00060.00
Adam BurtD 6000 410 00030.00
Jody HullR 6000 4-10 00060.00
John VanbiesbrouckG 6000 200 0000


Extended Stats

Name
GP Sfht ATOI TF FW% Hit GV TK BS
Mikael Andersson 69810:40 2343.488 513
Craig Berube 6637:02 10.009 201
Rod Brind'Amour 618425:08 17450.008 628
Marc Bureau 613113:32 10948.6213 220
Adam Burt 615418:30 00.0012 3310
Eric Desjardins 619526:39 00.002 4510
Steve Duchesne 615222:01 00.006 1214
Karl Dykhuis 512818:04 00.0013 916
Mark Greig 22610:27 00.001 210
Jody Hull 614115:37 20.0012 674
Keith Jones 612413:14 1100.007 221
Daymond Langkow 611816:49 10746.7318 540
John LeClair 613020:13 00.0014 310
Sandy McCarthy 6556:33 10.0012 201
Dan McGillis 616219:36 00.0018 714
Mark Recchi 613319:35 2142.869 830
Mikael Renberg 610713:25 00.000 1151
Dmitri Tertyshny 11712:52 00.000 100
Chris Therien 617220:23 00.0015 10210
John Vanbiesbrouck 6061:31 00.000 300
Valeri Zelepukin 46412:58 00.004 440

click on goals, assists or penalty minutes for complete list for that player

Name GP Mins GA GAA W L EN SO Shts Pct
John Vanbiesbrouck636991.4624011460.938

click on games played for indiviual list of games played by goalie

All-Star Game Representatives

Eric Lindros, John LeClair

Shutouts

Date Opponent Score Goalie #
9-Oct-98at New York Rangers1-0John Vanbiesbrouck 1
12-Dec-98at Toronto Maple Leafs3-0John Vanbiesbrouck 2
7-Jan-99vs New York Islanders5-0John Vanbiesbrouck 3
9-Jan-99vs Carolina Hurricanes2-0Hextall(37:36) + Vanbiesbrouck(22:24)
11-Jan-99vs Nashville Predators8-0John Vanbiesbrouck 4
13-Jan-99at Washington Capitals3-0John Vanbiesbrouck 5
18-Jan-99at Ottawa Senators5-0John Vanbiesbrouck 6
22-Apr-99at Toronto Maple Leafs3-0John VanbiesbrouckP 7
# = career number as a Flyer P = playoffs

Hattricks

Date Player # Score Goalie(s)
16-Oct-98John LeClair9 (n)FLYERS 5 - Tampa Bay Lightning 2D.Puppa
29-Nov-98John LeClair10 (4)Vancouver Canucks 2 - FLYERS 6G.Snow
po = playoffs, n=natural, 4=4goals, 5=5goals #=career number as a Flyer

Opening Games

SeasonFlyers 1 - NY Rangers 0 (W)
HomeAnaheim 1 - Flyers 4 (W)
RoadFlyers 1 - NY Rangers 0 (W)

NHL Awards

2nd Team
Winner
Award Pic
Winner Pic
Left Wing
John LeClair
2nd Team
Winner
Award Pic
Winner Pic
Defence
Eric Desjardins

Team Awards

Barry Ashbee Trophy
Bobby Clarke Trophy
Yanick Dupre Memorial
Pelle Lindbergh Memorial
Best Defenseman
Team MVP
Class Guy Award
Most Improved
Ashbee Winner Pic
Clarke Winner Pic
Repoire Winner Pic
Lindbergh Winner Pic
Eric Desjardins
Eric Lindros
Eric Desjardins
Daymond Langkow

Trades

Date To Flyers Other Team From Flyers
27-Jun-98Nashville's 1998 7th Rounder (Cam Ondrik)Nashville PredatorsDominic Roussel & Jeff Staples
27-Jun-98NY Islanders' 1998 5th Rounder (Francis Belanger)Chicago BlackhawksPaul Coffey
25-Aug-982000 6th Rounder (transfered to Mtl - Scott Selig)New York IslandersRay Giroux
5-Oct-98Valeri ZelepukinEdmonton OilersDaniel Lacroix
13-Oct-98Rights to Ryan Bast & 1999 8th Rounder (David Nystrom)Calgary Flames1999 3rd Rounder (Patrick Aufiero)
19-Oct-982000 6th Rounder (transferred to Atl. - Jeff Dwyer)Vancouver CanucksTrent Klatt
12-Nov-98Keith JonesColorado AvalancheShjon Podein
17-Nov-98Roman VopatChicago BlackhawksMike Maneluk
12-Dec-98Mikael Renberg & Daymond LangkowTampa Bay LightningChris Gratton & Mike Sillinger
28-Dec-98Karl DykhuisTampa Bay LightningPetr Svoboda
8-Jan-99Dennis Bonvie Chicago BlackhawksFrank Bialowas
26-Jan-99futuresNashville PredatorsSergei Klimentiev
29-Jan-99Andrei KovalenkoEdmonton OilersAlexandre Daigle
10-Feb-99Sean O'BrienPittsburgh Penguinsfutures
6-Mar-99Adam BurtCarolina HurricanesAndrei Kovalenko
10-Mar-99Mark RecchiMontreal CanadiensDainius Zubrus, 1999 2nd Rounder (Matt Carkner) & NYI's 2000 6th Rounder (Scott Selig)
20-Mar-99Sandy McCarthy & Mikael AnderssonTampa Bay LightningColin Forbes & 1999 5th Rounder (Michal Lanicek)
23-Mar-99Craig BerubeWashington CapitalsCash
23-Mar-99Steve DuchesneLos Angeles KingsDave Babych & 2000 5th Rounder (Nathan Marsters)

Transactions

Date Aquisition
22-Jun-98Neil Little signed (1 yr)
25-Jun-98Eric Lindros signed (1 yr/$8.5M)
26-Jun-98Craig Darby claimed by Nashville Predators in expansion draft
1-Jul-98Al Hill signed (Scout)
6-Jul-98Marc Bureau signed (3 yr)
7-Jul-98Craig Ramsay signed (Assistant coach)
7-Jul-98John Vanbiesbrouck signed (2 yr)
9-Jul-98Segei Klimentiev signed as a free agent
9-Jul-98Sergei Klimentiev signed (2 yr + 1 option)
15-Jul-98Ron Hextall signed (1 yr)
15-Jul-98Paul Healey signed (2 yr)
15-Jul-98Jeff Lank signed (2 yr)
16-Jul-98John Vanbiesbrouck signed as a free agent
16-Jul-98Dimitri Tertyshny signed (2 yr)
20-Jul-98Marc Bureau signed as a free agent
28-Jul-98Jason Zent signed as a free agent
28-Jul-98Mark Greig signed as a free agent
28-Jul-98Mark Eaton signed (3 yr)
3-Aug-98Mike Maneluk signed (1 yr)
3-Aug-98Dave MacIsaac signed (1 yr)
3-Aug-98John Stevens signed (2 yr)
4-Aug-98Mark Eaton signed as a free agent
4-Aug-98Mark Greig signed (2 yr)
14-Aug-98Rod Brind'Amour signed (3 yr)
17-Aug-98Steve McLaren signed as a free agent
17-Aug-98Peter White signed (3 yr)
17-Aug-98Steve McLaren signed (1 yr)
24-Aug-98Richard Park signed as a free agent
24-Aug-98Richard Park signed (1 yr)
18-Sep-98Todd Fedoruk sent back to juniors
18-Sep-98Kris Mallette sent back to juniors
18-Sep-98Jordon Flodell sent back to juniors
18-Sep-98Pat Kavanagh sent back to juniors
19-Sep-98Neil Little demoted (loaned to Grand Rapids of IHL)
23-Sep-98Gary Coupal released
29-Sep-98Bill Barber signed (1 yr extension as AHL coach)
29-Sep-98Mike Stothers signed (1 yr extension as AHL assistant coach)
5-Oct-98Chris Joseph demoted (Cincinnati of IHL)
7-Oct-98Jeff Lank demoted
7-Oct-98Jody Hull signed as a free agent
7-Oct-98Jody Hull signed (2 yr)
14-Oct-98Francis Belanger demoted
15-Oct-98Ryan Bast demoted
1-Nov-98Andy Delmore called up
1-Nov-98Ryan Bast called up
6-Nov-98Andy Delmore demoted
6-Nov-98Ryan Bast demoted
10-Nov-98Dan Kordic demoted
12-Nov-98Jason Zent called up
9-Dec-98Dan Kordic demoted (loaned to Grand Rapids of IHL)
11-Dec-98Chris Joseph called up
30-Dec-98Peter White called up
7-Jan-99Mark Greig called up
11-Jan-99Jean- Marc Pelletier called up
12-Jan-99Mark Greig demoted
12-Jan-99Peter White called up
13-Jan-99Dennis Bonvie demoted
27-Jan-99Shawn McCosh demoted (loaned to Michigan K-Wings of IHL)
27-Jan-99Chris Albert signed (1 yr)
11-Feb-99Sean O'Brien demoted
3-Mar-99Jean- Marc Pelletier called up
18-Mar-99Mark Greig demoted
30-Mar-99Richard Park called up
30-Mar-99Eric Desjardins signed (4 yr)
6-Apr-99Richard Park demoted
30-Apr-99Mark Greig demoted
10-May-99Mark Recchi signed (5 yr)

Draft Picks

Rd # Player Pos
122Simon GagneC
242Jason BeckettD
251Ian ForbesD
4109Jean-Philippe MorinD
5124Francis BelangerLW
5139Garrett ProsofskyC
6168Antero NiittymakiG
7175Cam OndrikG
7195Tomas DivisekLW
8222Lubomir PistekRW
9243Petr HubacekC
9253Bruno St.JacquesD
9258Sergei SkrobotD

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
Anaheim Mighty Ducks110086 10041 01045
Boston Bruins211077 10153 11024
Buffalo Sabres013058 00244 01114
Calgary Flames101076 00133 10043
Carolina Hurricanes202095 10153 10142
Chicago Blackhawks200063 10031 10032
Colorado Avalanche011079 01035 00144
Dallas Stars001011 00111 00000
Detroit Red Wings110077 10054 01023
Edmonton Oilers002055 00122 00133
Florida Panthers1210911 01145 11056
Los Angeles Kings110076 10042 01034
Montreal Canadiens1300814 11065 02029
Nashville Predators2000101 10080 10021
New Jersey Devils13101917 120129 01178
New York Islanders12201412 10183 02169
New York Rangers22101214 11168 11066
Ottawa Senators14001117 020410 12077
Phoenix Coyotes200083 10042 10041
Pittsburgh Penguins31101311 20052 11189
San Jose Sharks101042 10031 00111
St.Louis Blues110046 10021 01025
Tampa Bay Lightning21101410 10184 11066
Toronto Maple Leafs3100138 11077 20061
Vancouver Canucks2000124 10062 10062
Washington Capitals4000113 20062 20051








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