1987-1988 New Jersey Devils Goaltender Game-by-Game Performance

PREVIOUS SEASON: NJD 1986-1987        NEXT SEASON: NJD 1988-1989

DATEOPPONENTDECGFGAOTBob SauveAlain ChevrierSean BurkeCraig BillingtonDan Delianedis
10/09/1987vs PittsburghW63(BU)W (60:00, 29/32)
10/10/1987at TorontoL25- (36:05, 13/15)L (23:55, 17/20)
10/14/1987vs HartfordW31W (60:00, 27/28)(BU)
10/16/1987vs MontrealW43W (60:00, 20/23)(BU)
10/17/1987at HartfordL34OTL (63:59, 32/36)(BU)
10/21/1987at PittsburghW54W (60:00, 24/28)(BU)
10/23/1987vs NY IslandersW53W (60:00, 21/24)(BU)
10/24/1987at NY IslandersL12L (60:00, 21/23)(BU)
10/27/1987vs PhiladelphiaW40W (60:00, 26/26)(BU)
10/31/1987vs EdmontonW65(BU)W (60:00, 27/32)
11/03/1987at NY IslandersL36- (34:21, 16/18)L (25:39, 11/15)
11/05/1987vs St. LouisW53W (60:00, 15/18)(BU)
11/07/1987vs WashingtonW41W (60:00, 22/23)(BU)
11/08/1987at PhiladelphiaT33OT(BU)T (65:00, 28/31)
11/10/1987at NY RangersW32(BU)W (60:00, 26/28)
11/12/1987vs WinnipegT11OTT (65:00, 34/35)(BU)
11/14/1987vs DetroitL46L (60:00, 27/33)(BU)
11/18/1987vs PhiladelphiaW43(BU)W (60:00, 28/31)
11/20/1987vs ChicagoW52(BU)W (60:00, 23/25)
11/21/1987at MontrealL12L (60:00, 28/30)(BU)
11/23/1987at CalgaryL29- (13:53, 10/14)L (46:07, 27/32)
11/25/1987at EdmontonW87OT- (30:53, 7/13)W (29:20, 8/9)
11/27/1987at VancouverL24(BU)L (60:00, 34/38)
11/29/1987at Los AngelesT22OT(BU)T (65:00, 25/27)
12/03/1987vs St. LouisW42(BU)W (60:00, 18/20)
12/05/1987at QuebecL23L (60:00, 17/20)(BU)
12/06/1987at PhiladelphiaT11OT(BU)T (65:00, 19/20)
12/09/1987vs Los AngelesW21(BU)W (60:00, 21/22)
12/11/1987vs CalgaryL15(BU)L (60:00, 30/35)
12/12/1987at NY IslandersL35L (59:00, 40/44)(BU)
12/16/1987at NY RangersL39L (40:00, 17/24)- (20:00, 7/9)
12/17/1987vs PittsburghL47(BU)L (60:00, 25/32)
12/19/1987at MinnesotaW31(BU)W (60:00, 21/22)
12/20/1987at WinnipegL14(BU)L (60:00, 19/23)
12/23/1987at PittsburghW62(BU)W (60:00, 25/27)
12/26/1987vs NY RangersL35(BU)L (59:00, 24/28)
12/28/1987vs NY IslandersW64W (39:14, 14/16)- (20:46, 4/6)
12/30/1987vs WashingtonL34L (60:00, 30/34)(BU)
01/02/1988at HartfordT11OTT (65:00, 28/29)(BU)
01/04/1988vs Los AngelesL36L (40:00, 22/28)- (20:00, 9/9)
01/07/1988vs VancouverL36(BU)L (60:00, 21/27)
01/09/1988at MinnesotaW43W (60:00, 37/40)(BU)
01/10/1988at PhiladelphiaW75(BU)W (60:00, 23/28)
01/13/1988vs QuebecL35(BU)L (60:00, 24/29)
01/15/1988vs TorontoW73W (60:00, 27/30)(BU)
01/16/1988at NY IslandersL24(BU)L (60:00, 29/33)
01/19/1988at WashingtonL46L (60:00, 25/31)(BU)
01/21/1988vs DetroitL23OTL (63:37, 14/17)(BU)
01/22/1988at BuffaloL37(BU)L (60:00, 34/41)
01/25/1988vs BuffaloL25(BU)L (59:00, 25/29)
01/28/1988vs PittsburghW63W (53:28, 22/22)- (6:32, 1/4)
01/29/1988vs ChicagoW32OTW (64:43, 20/22)(BU)
02/01/1988at CalgaryW54(BU)W (60:00, 27/31)
02/03/1988at EdmontonL58L (60:00, 29/37)
02/05/1988at VancouverL15L (40:00, 7/10)- (19:00, 8/9)
02/07/1988at BostonL36(BU)L (60:00, 14/20)
02/11/1988vs MontrealW42W (60:00, 29/31)(BU)
02/12/1988at DetroitL34L (60:00, 22/26)(BU)
02/14/1988at TorontoW72W (60:00, 23/25)(BU)
02/17/1988vs WashingtonL34L (60:00, 24/28)(BU)
02/19/1988vs NY RangersW63W (60:00, 26/29)(BU)
02/21/1988vs BostonL14L (59:00, 17/20)(BU)
02/24/1988vs WinnipegL13L (60:00, 9/12)(BU)
02/26/1988vs NY RangersL12L (60:00, 16/18)(BU)
02/28/1988vs MinnesotaW86- (12:47, 4/7)W (47:13, 19/22)
03/01/1988at WashingtonL35L (60:00, 23/28)(BU)
03/02/1988vs WashingtonL16L (40:00, 12/16)- (20:00, 4/6)
03/05/1988at BostonW76OT(BU)W (60:47, 17/23)
03/06/1988vs PhiladelphiaW42(BU)W (60:00, 22/24)
03/08/1988at NY RangersL47L (53:35, 22/26)- (6:25, 1/4)
03/12/1988at PhiladelphiaW65(BU)W (60:00, 22/27)
03/17/1988vs QuebecL34(BU)L (60:00, 27/31)
03/20/1988at WashingtonW42(BU)W (60:00, 25/27)
03/24/1988at St. LouisW82(BU)W (60:00, 21/23)
03/25/1988at BuffaloT22OTT (65:00, 30/32)(BU)
03/27/1988vs NY RangersW72(BU)W (60:00, 27/29)
03/29/1988vs PittsburghW40(BU)W (60:00, 25/25)
03/31/1988at PittsburghW72(BU)W (60:00, 28/30)
04/02/1988vs NY IslandersW52(BU)W (60:00, 24/26)
04/03/1988at ChicagoW43OT(BU)W (62:21, 22/25)
04/06/1988at NY IslandersL34OT(BU)L (66:11, 29/33)
04/07/1988at NY IslandersW32W (60:00, 24/26)(BU)
04/09/1988vs NY IslandersW30(BU)W (60:00, 31/31)
04/10/1988vs NY IslandersL45OT(BU)L (75:07, 33/38)
04/12/1988at NY IslandersW42(BU)W (60:00, 33/35)
04/14/1988vs NY IslandersW65(BU)W (60:00, 22/27)
04/18/1988at WashingtonL13(BU)L (60:00, 28/31)
04/20/1988at WashingtonW52(BU)W (60:00, 28/30)
04/22/1988vs WashingtonW104(BU)W (60:00, 28/32)
04/24/1988vs WashingtonL14(BU)L (60:00, 27/31)
04/26/1988at WashingtonW31W (60:00, 28/29)(BU)
04/28/1988vs WashingtonL27- (20:00, 11/13)L (40:00, 13/18)
04/30/1988at WashingtonW32(BU)W (60:00, 30/32)
05/02/1988at BostonL35L (60:00, 25/30)(BU)
05/04/1988at BostonW32OT(BU)W (77:46, 39/41)
05/06/1988vs BostonL16- (37:42, 17/20)L (22:18, 8/11)
05/08/1988vs BostonW31(BU)W (60:00, 33/34)
05/10/1988at BostonL17(BU)L (60:00, 24/31)
05/12/1988vs BostonW63(BU)W (60:00, 25/28)
05/14/1988at BostonL26(BU)L (59:00, 25/30)
DATEOPPONENTDECGFGAOTBob SauveAlain ChevrierSean BurkeCraig BillingtonDan Delianedis

PREVIOUS SEASON: NJD 1986-1987        NEXT SEASON: NJD 1988-1989


These data reflect every 1987-1988 New Jersey Devils goaltender appearance that I have in my database. For more details on each goaltender, click on their name at the top - or bottom - of the table.

DEFINITIONS AND TERMS: For each game, the opponent (and location) and result are displayed. If a goaltender appeared in a game, then their statistics appear in their table column. Goaltenders who started a game are underlined in the table. Statistics shown are their game record (win, loss, tie), minutes played, saves and shots faced.

HOT AND COLD PERFORMANCES: Based upon the season, opponent, playoff environment (as applicable), and number of shots faced, I determine a baseline expected number of saves for each goaltender appearance. I then measure the goaltender's actual performance using a normal approximation to a binomial distribution (yes, this violates several statistical tenets). If a goaltender performs a standard deviation above expectation, then I color their apperance green (darker green equals +2 SD, and even darker green equals +3 SD). Conversely, if a goaltender performs a standard deviation below expectation (or worse), then I color their appearance red (or darker red).

NOTES AND CAVEATS: Game logs have been compiled using the best information that I can find, including websites, books, media guides, programs, newspaper archives, and team correspondence. For a detailed list of known concerns, please click here.

Note that I enter all of these data by hand, which can lead to some inaccuracies and imperfections. I am always looking for assistance in making these more accurate, and welcome your help. If you would like to contribute or make a correction, please send me an e-mail.

For the 1983-84 season and prior, one of my key sources was the Hockey Summary Project, a tremendous resource and one of the best data collections on the Internet. In return, I have attempted to make these data better where possible.

These data are provided as is, and no warranty is offered as to their accuracy (although I do my best).

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