Monthly Archives: March 2015

5th-seeded ’38-’39 Americans Sweep 4th-seeded ’28-’29 Americans in Tightly-Contested Goaltending Dual

The 4th-seeded ’28-’29 New York Americans and the 5th-seeded ’38-’39 New York Americans began this series about as even as it gets. The two teams scored the same amount of goals in the first, second and third periods of Game … Continue reading

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8th-seeded ’31-’32 Americans Upset Top-seeded ’35-’36 Americans in Five Games Thanks to Two Overtime Wins

This series began with two comebacks in the third period and a ridiculously quick overtime goal. The top-seeded ’35-’36 New York Americans held a 2-1 lead at the start of the third period. However, the 8th-seeded ’31-’32 New York Americans … Continue reading

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Preview of 2015 New York Americans Qualifying Tournament

Here is a little description of each team in the tourney: ’35-’36 New York Americans (16-25-7, 39 points (3rd in Canadian Division), Lost in Semifinal) ’37-’38 New York Americans (19-18-11, 49 points (2nd in Canadian Division), Lost in Semifinal) ’39-’40 … Continue reading

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Top-Seeded ’84-’85 Nordiques Defeat 7th-Seeded ’92-’93 Nordiques in Six Games to Clinch Spot in 2015 UNP

The 7th-seeded ’92-’93 Quebec Nordiques looked like the favorite to win this series early on. They scored three straight goals in the second half of the second period to take a 4-3 lead into the third. However, two goals from … Continue reading

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7th-Seeded ’92-’93 Nordiques Hold on to Defeat 6th-Seeded ’85-’86 Nordiques in Seven Games After Losing 3-1 Series Lead

This incredible Semifinal began with a HUGE comeback that fell short in overtime. The 7th-seeded ’92-’93 Quebec Nordiques held a 6-0 lead after the first two periods of Game 1, including a hat trick from Mike Ricci. Then, in the … Continue reading

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