Tag Archives: Valtteri Filppula

30th-seeded ’85-’86 Whalers Pull Off Major Upset; Defeat 3rd-seeded ’07-’08 Red Wings in Six Games

The 3rd-seeded ’07-’08 Detroit Red Wings carried play for most of this series, but it was the 30th-seeded ’85-’86 Hartford Whalers who pulled off the upset in six games. The Red Wings averaged 48.3 shots on goal per game while … Continue reading

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2nd-seeded ’14-’15 Lightning Defeat 4th-seeded ’13-’14 Lightning in Five Games to Clinch First UNP Berth

Here is the 2016 Tampa Bay Lightning Qualifying Tournament in its entirety. The 2nd-seeded ’14-’15 Tampa Bay Lightning are now the third different representative for the franchise and they almost dropped the opening game of this qualifier final. The 4th-seeded … Continue reading

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Team Recap: 3rd-seeded ’07-’08 Detroit Red Wings

Chris Chelios (D) 16 GP   0 G   4 A   4 P   -2   14 S   0 GWG   4 PIM   0 Stars Dan Cleary (RW) 16 GP   1 G   3 A   4 … Continue reading

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Gretzky, Once Again, Leads 6th-seeded ’84-’85 Oilers as they Defeat 3rd-seeded ’07-’08 Red Wings in Six Games

After dropping the first two games of the series, including an overtime loss in Game 2, the 6th-seeded ’84-’85 Edmonton Oilers won the next four to defeat the 3rd-seeded ’07-’08 Detroit Red Wings. It was the usual suspects for Detroit … Continue reading

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Zetterberg Leads 3rd-seeded ’07-’08 Red Wings Over 30th-seeded ’85-’86 Whalers in Six Games

The 30th-seeded ’85-’86 Hartford Whalers put up a good fight, but in the end the top-end talent of the 3rd-seeded ’07-’08 Detroit Red Wings became too much. And by top-end talent, I mean Henrik Zetterberg and Pavel Datsyuk. Those two … Continue reading

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