Tag Archives: Phil Esposito

29th-seeded ’11-’12 Coyotes Pull Off Upset of 4th-seeded ’70-’71 Bruins Despite Disparity in Chances

The 4th-seeded ’70-’71 Boston Bruins outshot the 29th-seeded ’11-’12 Phoenix Coyotes by 89 over the six games, which averages out to about 15 shots per game. However, the ’11-’12 Coyotes were able to edge out the ’70-’71 Bruins in goal … Continue reading

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7th-seeded ’70-’71 Bruins Go Undefeated and Sweep Top-seeded ’71-’72 Bruins to Clinch First UNP Berth

Here is the 2016 Boston Bruins Qualifying Tournament in its entirety. The 7th-seeded ’70-’71 Boston Bruins took the opening game of this series by a score of 5-3 on the back of three goals in the third period. Phil Esposito … Continue reading

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Preview of 2016 Boston Bruins Qualifying Tournament

Here is a little description of each team in the tourney: ’71-’72 Boston Bruins (54-13-11, 119 points (1st in East), STANLEY CUP CHAMPIONS, 1.50 SRS) ’38-’39 Boston Bruins (36-10-2, 74 points (1st in NHL), STANLEY CUP CHAMPIONS, 1.43 SRS) ’40-’41 … Continue reading

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Team Recap: 4th-seeded ’73-’74 Boston Bruins

Ross Brooks (G) 2 GP   0 GS   1-0-0   0.50 GAA   .978 SV%   0 SO   1 Stars John Bucyk (LW) 11 GP   2 G   3 A   5 P   Even   19 … Continue reading

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13th-seeded ’74-’75 Kings Pull off MAJOR UPSET; Defeat 4th-seeded ’73-’74 Bruins in Six Games

This series began with a shutout by the 4th-seeded ’73-’74 Boston Bruins. After that, the 13th-seeded ’74-’75 Los Angeles Kings took control of the series with two consecutive wins in overtime, including a triple overtime winner. The Kings finally did the … Continue reading

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