Monthly Archives: September 2015

Preview of 2015 New York Islanders Qualifying Tournament

’81-’82 New York Islanders (54-16-10, 118 points (1st in Patrick), STANLEY CHAMPIONS) ’80-’81 New York Islanders (48-18-14, 110 points (1st in Patrick), STANLEY CUP CHAMPIONS) ’82-’83 New York Islanders (42-26-12, 96 points (2nd in Patrick), STANLEY CUP CHAMPIONS) ‘79-’80 New … Continue reading

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5th-seeded ’71-’72 Rangers Comeback from 3-1 Series Deficit to Clinch Second UNP Appearance by Defeating 6th-seeded ’78-’79 Rangers in Seven Games

First off, here is the entire tournament bracket! This series featured a lot of goals and there were nine in Game 1. The 5th-seeded ’71-’72 Rangers, the reigning representatives, took the opening game by a score of 8-1. Vic Hadfield … Continue reading

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Preview of 2015 New York Rangers Qualifying Tournament

’39-’40 New York Rangers (27-11-10, 64 points (2nd in NHL), STANLEY CUP CHAMPIONS) ’93-’94 New York Rangers (52-24-8, 112 points (1st in Atlantic), STANLEY CUP CHAMPIONS) ’32-’33 New York Rangers (23-17-8, 54 points (3rd in American), STANLEY CUP CHAMPIONS) ’27-’28 … Continue reading

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Jagr and Lemieux Lead 6th-seeded ’95-’96 Penguins By 5th-seeded ’12-’13 Penguins in High-Scoring Five Games

First off, here is the entire tournament bracket! The 6th-seeded ’95-’96 Penguins took the opening game of the series thanks to three goals in the third period, including two from Mario Lemieux, to lead them to a 9-7 win. Both … Continue reading

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Preview of 2015 Pittsburgh Penguins Qualifying Tournament

’91-’92 Pittsburgh Penguins (39-32-9, 87 points (3rd in Patrick), STANLEY CUP CHAMPIONS) ’90-’91 Pittsburgh Penguins (41-33-6, 88 points (1st in Patrick), STANLEY CUP CHAMPIONS) ’08-’09 Pittsburgh Penguins (45-28-9, 99 points (2nd in Atlantic), STANLEY CUP CHAMPIONS) ’07-’08 Pittsburgh Penguins (47-27-8, … Continue reading

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