Schedule For
1986-87
Coaches listed in chronological order.
Date
Opponent
Location
Result
November 1, 1986
Buffalo Sabres
E. Rutherford
Sabres 3, Devils 1
November 4, 1986
Philadelphia Flyers
Philadelphia
Flyers 7, Devils 1
November 6, 1986
Philadelphia Flyers
E. Rutherford
Devils 5, Flyers 5
November 9, 1986
Winnipeg Jets
Winnipeg
Jets 8, Devils 1
November 12, 1986
Detroit Red Wings
E. Rutherford
Devils 5, Red Wings 3
November 14, 1986
Pittsburgh Penguins
E. Rutherford
Devils 5, Pengunis 4
November 15, 1986
Boston Bruins
Boston
Devils 5, Bruins 5
November 17, 1986
New York Rangers
E. Rutherford
Devils 3, Rangers 2
November 19, 1986
Detroit Red Wings
Detroit
Devils 4, Red Wings 3
November 22, 1986
Minnesota North Stars
Bloomington
North Stars 6, Devils 2
November 23, 1986
Chicago Blackhawks
Chicago
Blackhawks 5, Devils 3
November 26, 1986
St. Louis Blues
St. Louis
Devils 5, Blues 1
November 29, 1986
Los Angeles Kings
Inglewood
Kings 9, Devils 6
Date
Opponent
Location
Result
October 9, 1986
New York Rangers
New York
Devils 5, Rangers 3
October 11, 1986
Boston Bruins
E. Rutherford
Devils 5, Bruins 4
October 15, 1986
Vancouver Canucks
E. Rutherford
Devils 3, Canucks 2
October 17, 1986
Toronto Maple Leafs
E. Rutherford
Maple Leafs 3, Devils 2
October 18, 1986
Pittsburgh Penguins
Pittsburgh
Penguins 8, Devils 4
October 21, 1986
New York Islanders
E. Rutherford
Islanders 6, Devils 3
October 23, 1986
Los Angeles Kings
E. Rutherford
Devils 5, Kings 3
October 25, 1986
Washington Capitals
Landover
Capitals 2, Devils 1
October 29, 1986
Pittsburgh Penguins
Pittsburgh
Devils 8, Penguins 6
October 30, 1986
New York Islanders
Uniondale
Devils 7, Islanders 6, OT
Date
Opponent
Location
Result
December 2, 1986
New York Rangers
E. Rutherford
Devils 8, Rangesr 5
December 4, 1986
Minnesota North Stars
E. Rutherford
North Stars 5, Devils 3
December 6, 1986
Buffalo Sabres
E. Rutherford
Devils 4, Sabres 3
December 9, 1986
Washington Capitals
Landover
Capitals 4, Devils 2
December 11, 1986
New York Islanders
E. Rutherford
Islanders 8, Devils 4
December 13, 1986
New York Islanders
Uniondale
Islanders 4, Devils 2
December 14, 1986
Montreal Canadiens
E. Rutherford
Devils 4, Canadiens 2
December 17, 1986
Toronto Maple Leafs
E. Rutherford
Devils 3, Maple Leafs 2, OT
December 19, 1986
Washington Capitals
E. Rutherford
Devils 6, Capitals 4
December 20, 1986
Montreal Canadiens
Montreal
Canadiens 5, Devils 2
December 23, 1986
New York Rangers
New York
Rangers 8, Devils 5
December 26, 1986
New York Rangers
E. Rutherford
Rangers 7, Devils 4
December 27, 1986
Quebec Nordiques
Quebec City
Devils 2, Nordiques 2
December 30, 1986
Calgary Flames
E. Rutherford
Flames 4, Devils 3
Date
Opponent
Location
Result
January 2, 1987
Boston Bruins
E. Rutherford
Bruins 7, Devils 2
January 3, 1987
Toronto Maple Leafs
Toronto
Maple Leafs 7, Devils 2
January 6, 1987
Philadelphia Flyers
Philadelphia
Flyers 4, Devils 0
January 8, 1987
Quebec Nordiques
E. Rutherford
Devils 4, Nordiques 4
January 10, 1987
Vancouver Canucks
E. Rutherford
Devils 2, Canucks 2
January 12, 1987
Hartford Whalers
E. Rutherford
Devils 7, Whalers 5
January 14, 1987
Chicago Blackhawks
Chicago
Devils 3, Blackhawks 1
January 16, 1987
Winnipeg Jets
E. Rutherford
Jets 5, Devils 4
January 18, 1987
Washington Capitals
E. Rutherford
Capitals 6, Devils 1
January 20, 1987
Washington Capitals
Landover
Capitals 6, Devils 3
January 22, 1987
Calgary Flames
E. Rutherford
Devils 7, Flames 5
January 24, 1987
Philadelphia Flyers
E. Rutherford
Devils 4, Flyers 3
January 26, 1987
New York Rangers
New York
Rangers 6, Devils 3
January 28, 1987
Los Angeles Kings
Inglewood
Kings 6, Devils 2
January 30, 1987
Vancouver Canucks
Vancouver
Devils 4, Canucks 3
January 31, 1987
Calgary Flames
Calgary
Flames 5, Devils 3
Date
Opponent
Location
Result
February 7, 1987
Philadelphia Flyers
E. Rutherford
Devils 3, Flyers 2
February 8, 1987
Pittsburgh Penguins
E. Rutherford
Penguins 2, Devils 1, OT
February 14, 1987
Detroit Red Wings
Detroit
Red Wings 5, Devils 1
February 18, 1987
Hartford Whalers
E. Rutherford
Whalers 6, Devils 3
February 21, 1987
Pittsburgh Penguins
Pittsburgh
Devils 6, Penguins 5
February 22, 1987
New York Islanders
E. Rutherford
Islanders 7, Devils 0
February 25, 1987
Edmonton Oilers
E. Rutherford
Devils 4, Oilers 2
February 28, 1987
Montreal Canadiens
Montreal
Canadiens 3, Devils 2
Date
Opponent
Location
Result
March 1, 1987
Hartford Whalers
Hartford
Devils 5, Whalers 5
March 3, 1987
Washington Capitals
Landover
Capitals 3, Devils 2
March 5, 1987
Buffalo Sabres
Buffalo
Sabres 6, Devils 4
March 7, 1987
Chicago Blackhawks
E. Rutherford
Blackhawks 4, Devils 3
March 8, 1987
Philadelphia Flyers
Philadelphia
Flyers 7, Devils 3
March 11, 1987
Philadelphia Flyers
E. Rutherford
Flyers 6, Devils 4
March 13, 1987
New York Islanders
E. Rutherford
Devils 4, Islanders 1
March 14, 1987
New York Islanders
Uniondale
Islanders 7, Devils 6, OT
March 17, 1987
Edmonton Oilers
Edmonton
Oilers 7, Devils 4
March 18, 1987
Winnipeg Jets
Winnipeg
Jets 4, Devils 3, OT
March 21, 1987
St. Louis Blues
St. Louis
Devils 7, Blues 6, OT
March 23, 1987
Edmonton Oilers
E. Rutherford
Oilers 7, Deivls 6
March 25, 1987
New York Rangers
New York
Devils 8, Rangers 2
March 27, 1987
Minnesota North Stars
E. Rutherford
Devils 5, North Stars 2
March 29, 1987
St. Louis Blues
E. Rutherford
Blues 4, Devils 1
March 31, 1987
Pittsburgh Penguins
E. Rutherford
Devils 5, Penguins 3
Date
Opponent
Location
Result
April 2, 1987
Pittsburgh Penguins
Pittsburgh
Penguins 6, Devils 2
April 4, 1987
Quebec Nordiques
Quebec City
Nordiques 8, Devils 4
April 5, 1987
Washington Capitals
E. Rutherford
Capitals 6, Devils 5, OT
More of 1986-1987
League Standings
Team Stats
Playoff DNQ
Coach
W
L
T
Pts.
Win %
Doug Carpenter
29
45
6
64
.400
The Breakdown
 
Wins
Losses
Ties
Home Record
20
17
3
Road Record
9
28
3
vs. Wales Conference
17
28
5
vs. Campbell Conference
12
17
1
Divisional Record
13
21
1
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