Daily Archives: March 26, 2015

Shorthanded, Double Overtime Winner in Game 7 from Paul Gillis Completes Upset; 6th-Seeded ’85-’86 Nordiques Defeat Reigning Representatives and 3rd-Seeded ’83-’84 Nordiques

It was clear from the start that this was going to be a high-scoring series. The reigning representatives, the 3rd-seeded ’83-’84 Quebec Nordiques, put up 10 goals in a 10-5 win in Game 1 from seven different players. Defenseman Mario … Continue reading

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(Not An Average 7th Seed) ’92-’93 Nordiques Sweep 2nd-Seeded ’81-’82 Nordiques

The 7th-seeded ’92-’93 Quebec Nordiques posted the best regular season in terms of points in the Nordiques’ history, but lost out to the eventual Stanley Cup champions in the first round of the playoffs. So, they have a lower seed … Continue reading

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4th-Seeded ’86-’87 Nordiques Surprisingly Defeat ’94-’95 Nordiques in Five Games

The 5th-seeded ’94-’95 Quebec Nordiques, despite losing out in five games, appeared to be the better side in terms of puck possession and scoring opportunities. They outshot the 4th-seeded ’86-’87 Quebec Nordiques in all five games. The ’86-’87 Nordiques opened … Continue reading

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