Tag Archives: Bill Fairbairn

7th-seeded ’71-’72 Rangers Survive Tight Five-Game Series Over 26th-seeded ’05-’06 Senators; Helped by Three Wins in Overtime

Game’s 1, 2 and 5 all went to overtime and the 7th-seeded ’71-’72 New York Rangers were the winners in all three. That went along way to winning this series as they just barely edged out the 26th-seeded ’05-’06 Ottawa … Continue reading

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Team Recap: 7th-seeded ’71-’72 New York Rangers

Dave Balon (LW) 14 GP   2 G   3 A   5 P   -1   16 S   0 GWG   2 PIM   0 Stars Ab DeMarco Jr. (D) 14 GP   1 G   6 A … Continue reading

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23rd-seeded ’79-’80 Sabres Upset 7th-seeded ’71-’72 New York Rangers in Close Seven Game Series

Game 1 of this series turned out to be the game with the widest margin of victory at three (6-3 final). After that, this series featured a triple overtime in Game 2 and three one-goal games to finish the series. … Continue reading

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7th-seeded ’71-’72 Rangers Trailed 1-0, 2-1 and 3-2 in Series, but Defeat 26th-seeded ’05-’06 Senators in Low-Scoring Seven Games

In a series that only averaged just over six total goals per game, it was the 7th-seeded ’71-’72 New York Rangers who came out on top over the 26th-seeded ’05-’06 Ottawa Senators. Last year, the Goal-A-Game Line (Hadfield-Ratelle-Gilbert) was a … Continue reading

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Team Recap: 9th-Seed ’71-’72 New York Rangers

Dave Balon (LW) 16 GP   4 G   3 A   7 P   +1   19 S   0 GWG   0 PIM   3 Stars Ab DeMarco, Jr. (D) 17 GP   0 G   1 A … Continue reading

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