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Team Stat Leaders at Conclusion of Tournament

Now that the Third Annual Ultimate NHL Playoff has ended, it is time to look at which teams were the best at each major statistic. Here is the link to the Google Doc listing every teams’ stats. Team stats leaders at the conclusion … Continue reading

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Semifinal Round Recap and Team Stat Leaders after Five Rounds

Let’s do the sweep first. The top-seeded ’76-’77 Montreal Canadiens clinched yet another trip to the Ultimate NHL Playoff Final and this time by sweeping the 12th-seeded ’84-’85 Philadelphia Flyers. Game 1 was decided in overtime with Pete Mahovlich scoring … Continue reading

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6th-seeded ’82-’83 Oilers Defeat 15th-seeded Avs 8-5 in Game 7 to Clinch Spot in UNP Final

The scoring started early for the 6th-seeded ’82-’83 Edmonton Oilers, yet again. Defenseman Charlie Huddy started what would end up being a four-point night for himself with a goal a little over four minutes into the opening period. Fellow defenseman … Continue reading

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Ozolinsh’s OT Winner Forces Game 7 as 15th-seeded Avalanche Take Game 6, 4-3

The 6th-seeded ’82-’83 Edmonton Oilers took an early lead just three and a half minutes into Game 6 when Wayne Gretzky, unassisted, scored his 23rd of the tournament. Then, with three plus minutes remaining in the opening period, Gretzky potted … Continue reading

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Three Points from Anderson and Gretzky Lead 6th-seeded ’82-’83 Oilers to 3-2 Series Lead with 6-3 Win

Game 5 was just a bunch of goals with a bunch of penalties thrown in between. There were four penalty calls before there was even a goal, which is surprising given how many early goals that have been scored in … Continue reading

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