1996 Results

Overall: 15-17 (37 pts.), 4th Place
Home: 8-8  Road: 7-9
Shootouts: 4-5, vs. East: 9-7, vs. West: 6-10
Eastern Conference Semifinals: Defeated in three games (T.B.)
Coach:  Timo Liekoski (6-16), *Tom Fitzgerald (9-1)
*Fitzgerald replaced Liekoski as head coach on Aug. 2




Date Opponent Result Score Attend.
4/13 D.C. W 4-0 25,266
4/20 TAMPA BAY L 2-1 24,343
4/27 at New York W 2-0 26,416
5/2 at Kansas City L 6-4 8,848
5/5 at Dallas L (SO) 1-0 (3-1) 35,255
5/11 NEW ENGLAND W 3-2 24,750
5/15 at D.C. L 5-2 7,422
5/19 COLORADO L 4-2 20,184
5/26 at Los Angeles L 3-2 15,231
6/1 at San Jose L (SO) 3-2 (2-1) 16,077
6/8 KANSAS CITY L (SO) 4-3 (4-1) 16,526
6/19 COLORADO L (SO) 3-2 (4-1) 13,093
6/22 at Tampa Bay W (SO) 4-3 (3-2) 8,767
6/27 at New England W (SO)  2-1(2-1) 15,209
6/30 NEW YORK L 4-0 17,261
7/4 at Tampa Bay L 4-1 18,761
7/7 at Colorado L 2-1 7,911
7/11 NEW ENGLAND L (SO) 2-1(3-0) 13,751
7/20 SAN JOSE L 4-3 18,156
7/25 TAMPA BAY W 1-0 12,832
7/28 at D.C. L 2-0 11,173
7/31 DALLAS L 2-1 13,190
8/4 at Los Angeles W (SO) 2-1 (3-2) 16,089
8/10 D.C. W 3-2 18,587
8/14 at Dallas W (SO) 3-2 (3-2) 7,338
8/18 SAN JOSE W 2-0 16,629
8/24 KANSAS CITY W 2-1 20,249
8/28 LOS ANGELES W 2-0 16,747
9/7 at Kansas City W 5-1 12,141
9/15 NEW YORK W 2-0 31,550
9/18 at New York L 1-0 14,007
9/21 at New England W 1-0 38,633
9/25 TAMPA BAY * L 2-0 20,807
9/28 at Tampa Bay * W 2-1 13,009
10/2 at Tampa Bay * L 4-1 6,871
* Playoffs        
         
Exhibitions        
Date Opponent Result Score Attend.
6/14 U.S. U-23s L 3-2 13,630