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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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Roy Finally Shows Up as He Backstops 15th-seeded ’95-’96 Avs to 3-2 Win in Game 3 Over 6th-seeded ’82-’83 Oilers

The 6th-seeded ’82-’83 Edmonton Oilers were able to score very early on in Game 3 here and looked like maybe this could be another early offensive onslaught for the powerful Oilers. However, that was not to be the case. Wayne … Continue reading

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Five Goals Each from Forsberg, Lemieux and Sakic Lead 15th-seeded ’95-’96 Avalanche Over 7th-seeded ’71-’72 Rangers in Five Games

The 7th-seeded ’71-’72 Rangers outshot the 15th-seeded ’95-’96 Colorado Avalanche three times during the series and all three by 10 or more shots, including outshooting the Avs by 29 in Game 1. However, the Rangers did not win any of … Continue reading

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15th-seeded ’95-’96 Avalanche Eliminate 31st-seeded ’06-’07 Predators in Six Games

This series looked like it was gonna get out of hand early on. The 15th-seeded ’95-’96 Colorado Avalanche won the first two games by a combined score of 11-2. The 31st-seeded ’06-’07 Nashville Predators got into the series with a … Continue reading

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