Monthly Archives: January 2016

Skater and Goalie Stats Leaders through the Quarterfinal

Skater stat leaders after the Quarterfinal Round: Goals: Wpg – C – Dale Hawerchuk – 29   (in 18 GP) EDM – C – Wayne Gretzky – 29   (in 20 GP) MTL – RW – Guy Lafleur – 20 … Continue reading

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Quarterfinal Round Recap and Team Stat Leaders through Four Rounds

It was a bit of an uneventful round, honestly. There were two “seeded” upsets of the four matchups, but I only view one of them as a real upset. Three of the four series’ ended in six games, but two … Continue reading

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Nobody Can Stop Lafleur and the Top-Seeded ’78-’79 Canadiens; They Advance to Semifinal Over 25th-seeded ’83-’84 Capitals in Five Games

Les Habitants keep rolling on! The top-seeded ’78-’79 Montreal Canadiens are moving onto the Semifinal after beating up on the 25th-seeded ’83-’84 Washington Capitals. However, the Caps did give the Canadiens their first loss of the tournament, so, that’s something. … Continue reading

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Parent Out Duels Vachon as 12th-seeded ’74-’75 Flyers Defeat 13th-seeded ’74-’75 Kings in Six Games

This series was a battle of the goaltenders. Only 19 goals were scored between the 12th-seeded ’74-’75 Philadelphia Flyers and the 13th-seeded ’74-’75 Los Angeles Kings over six games. The Flyers scored 11 of the 19 goals and that was … Continue reading

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Gretzky, Once Again, Leads 6th-seeded ’84-’85 Oilers as they Defeat 3rd-seeded ’07-’08 Red Wings in Six Games

After dropping the first two games of the series, including an overtime loss in Game 2, the 6th-seeded ’84-’85 Edmonton Oilers won the next four to defeat the 3rd-seeded ’07-’08 Detroit Red Wings. It was the usual suspects for Detroit … Continue reading

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