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Forsberg and Second Line Lead 15th-seeded ’95-’96 Avalanche in Sweep of 18th-seeded ’14-’15 Lightning

The 18th-seeded ’14-’15 Tampa Bay Lightning were simply shut down offensively in this series. They only scored eight times during the sweep and only averaged 23.8 shots on goal per game. Meanwhile, the 15th-seeded ’95-’96 Colorado Avalanche scored ten more … Continue reading

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Preview of the Third Annual Ultimate NHL Playoff’s Second Round

The Second Round of the Third Annual Ultimate NHL Playoff starts off with a bang! In the Second Annual¬†UNP, the ’88-’89 Calgary Flames were the reigning runners up. However, they faced the ’02-’03 Dallas Stars in the Second Round of … Continue reading

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First Round Recap and Team Stat Leaders After One Round

This First Round……was a total bore. There was not a single upset. The higher seed won every series. That’s a first. 10 of the 16 matchups turned out to be sweeps and there were only three series’ that went at … Continue reading

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18th-seeded ’14-’15 Lightning Sweep 47th-seeded ’34-’35 Eagles Despite Poor Finishing

The 47th-seeded ’34-’35 St. Louis Eagles were able to slow down the 18th-seeded ’14-’15 Tampa Bay Lightning, despite getting swept. Mostly because of goaltender Bill Beveridge who averaged almost 50 saves a game. The ’14-’15 Lightning really peppered Beveridge and … Continue reading

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Preview of 2016 Ultimate NHL Playoff: First Round

The stage is set for the beginning of the 2016 Ultimate NHL Playoff. Much like the 2015 UNP First Round, the 2016 UNP First Round only includes one Stanley Cup Winner, and that would be the ’88-’89 Calgary Flames, a … Continue reading

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