Tag Archives: Dennis Hextall

Kane and Keith Lead the Way as 5th-seeded ’12-’13 Blackhawks Defeat 28th-seeded ’72-’73 North Stars

Special teams was a huge factor in this series and it was heavy in the 5th-seeded ’12-’13 Chicago Blackhawks’ favor. They were only shorthanded four times during the five games and did not allow a PPG. However, they went 5-for-12 … Continue reading

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Maniago and 28th-seeded ’72-’73 North Stars Shut Down 37th-seeded ’08-’09 Thrashers in Sweep

This was a really boring series to handle…..in the four games there were a combined 19 goals and the 37th-seeded ’08-’09 Atlanta Thrashers only accounted for five of those 19 goals. I can’t really see the 28th-seeded ’72-’73 Minnesota North … Continue reading

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5th-seeded ’72-’73 North Stars Upset 2nd-seeded ’81-’82 North Stars in Seven Games to Clinch First UNP Berth

Here is the 2016 Minnesota North Stars Qualifying Tournament in its entirety. The 5th-seeded ’72-’73 Minnesota North Stars took a strangle hold on this series with a 3-1 series lead, but the 2nd-seeded ’81-’82 Minnesota North Stars were able to … Continue reading

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Top-Seeded ’68-’69 Seals Need Seven Games to Defeat 8th-Seeded ’70-’71 Golden Seals to Begin Qualifier

To begin the 2015 Oakland/California (Golden) Seals Qualifying Tournament, the top-seeded ’68-’69 Oakland Seals were pushed to the brink by the 8th-seeded ’70-’71 California Golden Seals, but ultimately took the series in seven games. Two goals each from Bill Hicke … Continue reading

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