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Robinson’s OT Goal Clinches Third UNP Title as Top-seeded ’76-’77 Canadiens Sweep 6th-seeded ’82-’83 Oilers

Much like in Game 2, it was the 6th-seeded ’82-’83 Edmonton Oilers who broke out to an early lead. It took just five minutes and ten seconds for Wayne Gretzky to score his 30th of the tournament. Then, halfway through … Continue reading

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Three Goals in Second Period Help Lead Top-seeded ’76-’77 Canadiens to 3-0 Series Lead with 5-3 Win

The top-seeded ’76-’77 Montreal Canadiens scored first this time around and it was Pete Mahovlich who got it started with his seventh goal of the tournament almost nine minutes into the opening period. Defenseman Larry Robinson continued his solid series … Continue reading

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Top-seeded ’76-’77 Canadiens Comeback Multiple Times to Take Game 2, 6-5, and Open Up 2-0 Series Lead

The 6th-seeded ’82-’83 Edmonton Oilers never really got going in Game 1. Well, they got going early here in Game 2. Jaroslav Pouzar scored just three minutes and 20 seconds into the game, his seventh of the tournament, to give … Continue reading

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Top-seeded ’76-’77 Canadiens Easily Take Game 1 Over 6th-seeded ’82-’83 Oilers w/6-2 Win

The top-seeded ’76-’77 Montreal Canadiens continued their pattern of scoring early goals with a goal from defenseman Guy Lapointe, his 11th, just over three minutes into Game 1. The first period ended with that scoreline despite the Habs outshooting the … Continue reading

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Preview of the Third Annual Ultimate NHL Playoff Final: Top-seeded ’76-’77 Canadiens vs. 6th-seeded ’82-’83 Oilers

Last year, the ’78-’79 Montreal Canadiens dropped the ’84-’85 Edmonton Oilers in a dramatic seven-game series. Now the two franchises meet again in the Ultimate NHL Playoff Final as the top-seeded ’76-’77 Canadiens face the 6th-seeded ’82-’83 Oilers. Let’s take a … Continue reading

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