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1975-76 NHL Season Summary

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League Champion: Montreal Canadiens

Hart Memorial Trophy: Bobby Clarke (30 G, 89 A, 119 P)
Vezina Trophy: Ken Dryden (42-10-8, 2.03 GAA)
Calder Memorial Trophy: Bryan Trottier (32 G, 63 A, 95 P)

Goals Leader: Reggie Leach (61)
Assists Leader: Bobby Clarke (89)
Points Leader: Guy Lafleur (125)

League Standings

Playoff teams are marked with an asterisk (*)
Clarence Campbell Conference GP W L T PTS PTS% GF GA SRS SOS
Patrick Division
Philadelphia Flyers* 80 51 13 16 118 .738 348 209 1.62 -0.12
New York Islanders* 80 42 21 17 101 .631 297 190 1.26 -0.08
Atlanta Flames* 80 35 33 12 82 .513 262 237 0.31 0.00
New York Rangers 80 29 42 9 67 .419 262 333 -0.80 0.08
Smythe Division
Chicago Black Hawks* 80 32 30 18 82 .513 254 261 -0.15 -0.06
Vancouver Canucks* 80 33 32 15 81 .506 271 272 -0.08 -0.07
St. Louis Blues* 80 29 37 14 72 .450 249 290 -0.54 -0.03
Minnesota North Stars 80 20 53 7 47 .294 195 303 -1.32 0.03
Kansas City Scouts 80 12 56 12 36 .225 190 351 -1.94 0.07
Prince of Wales Conference GP W L T PTS PTS% GF GA SRS SOS
Adams Division
Boston Bruins* 80 48 15 17 113 .706 313 237 0.93 -0.02
Buffalo Sabres* 80 46 21 13 105 .656 339 240 1.19 -0.05
Toronto Maple Leafs* 80 34 31 15 83 .519 294 276 0.27 0.04
California Golden Seals 80 27 42 11 65 .406 250 278 -0.26 0.09
Norris Division
Montreal Canadiens* 80 58 11 11 127 .794 337 174 1.91 -0.13
Los Angeles Kings* 80 38 33 9 85 .531 263 265 -0.01 0.02
Pittsburgh Penguins* 80 35 33 12 82 .513 339 303 0.43 -0.02
Detroit Red Wings 80 26 44 10 62 .388 226 300 -0.85 0.08
Washington Capitals 80 11 59 10 32 .200 224 394 -1.96 0.16

League Playoff Series

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Stanley Cup Final 4-0 Montreal Canadiens over Philadelphia Flyers   View Matchup »
 
Semi-Finals 4-1 Philadelphia Flyers over Boston Bruins   View Matchup »
Semi-Finals 4-1 Montreal Canadiens over New York Islanders   View Matchup »
 
Quarter-Finals 4-2 New York Islanders over Buffalo Sabres   View Matchup »
Quarter-Finals 4-3 Boston Bruins over Los Angeles Kings   View Matchup »
Quarter-Finals 4-3 Philadelphia Flyers over Toronto Maple Leafs   View Matchup »
Quarter-Finals 4-0 Montreal Canadiens over Chicago Black Hawks   View Matchup »
 
Preliminary Round 2-1 Toronto Maple Leafs over Pittsburgh Penguins   View Matchup »
Preliminary Round 2-0 Los Angeles Kings over Atlanta Flames   View Matchup »
Preliminary Round 2-0 New York Islanders over Vancouver Canucks   View Matchup »
Preliminary Round 2-1 Buffalo Sabres over St. Louis Blues   View Matchup »

Team Statistics

Rk Team GP W L T PTS PTS% GF GA SRS SOS TG/G PP PPO PP% PPA PPOA PK% SH SHA S S% SA SV% PDO
1 Montreal Canadiens* 80 58 11 11 127 .794 337 174 1.91 -0.13 6.39 75 282 26.60 44 290 84.83 7 0 2733 12.3
2 Philadelphia Flyers* 80 51 13 16 118 .738 348 209 1.62 -0.12 6.96 83 290 28.62 83 480 82.71 14 4 2997 11.6
3 Boston Bruins* 80 48 15 17 113 .706 313 237 0.93 -0.02 6.88 77 289 26.64 56 345 83.77 9 6 2646 11.8
4 Buffalo Sabres* 80 46 21 13 105 .656 339 240 1.19 -0.05 7.24 73 287 25.44 51 304 83.22 6 8 2717 12.5
5 New York Islanders* 80 42 21 17 101 .631 297 190 1.26 -0.08 6.09 92 290 31.72 55 377 85.41 11 4 2435 12.2
6 Los Angeles Kings* 80 38 33 9 85 .531 263 265 -0.01 0.02 6.60 61 334 18.26 55 298 81.54 8 12 2319 11.3
7 Toronto Maple Leafs* 80 34 31 15 83 .519 294 276 0.27 0.04 7.13 67 348 19.25 77 321 76.01 11 9 2694 10.9
8 Atlanta Flames* 80 35 33 12 82 .513 262 237 0.31 0.00 6.24 56 292 19.18 43 277 84.48 7 5 2442 10.7
9 Pittsburgh Penguins* 80 35 33 12 82 .513 339 303 0.43 -0.02 8.03 75 307 24.43 68 292 76.71 8 13 2694 12.6
10 Chicago Black Hawks* 80 32 30 18 82 .513 254 261 -0.15 -0.06 6.44 72 341 21.11 53 305 82.62 9 8 2351 10.8
11 Vancouver Canucks* 80 33 32 15 81 .506 271 272 -0.08 -0.07 6.79 68 345 19.71 71 291 75.60 6 9 2378 11.4
12 St. Louis Blues* 80 29 37 14 72 .450 249 290 -0.54 -0.03 6.74 55 298 18.46 98 376 73.94 21 3 2355 10.6
13 New York Rangers 80 29 42 9 67 .419 262 333 -0.80 0.08 7.44 67 323 20.74 68 277 75.45 3 11 2640 9.9
14 California Golden Seals 80 27 42 11 65 .406 250 278 -0.26 0.09 6.60 71 382 18.59 52 262 80.15 9 10 2296 10.9
15 Detroit Red Wings 80 26 44 10 62 .388 226 300 -0.85 0.08 6.58 47 307 15.31 86 422 79.62 9 6 2272 9.9
16 Minnesota North Stars 80 20 53 7 47 .294 195 303 -1.32 0.03 6.23 48 331 14.50 82 309 73.46 2 16 1954 10.0
17 Kansas City Scouts 80 12 56 12 36 .225 190 351 -1.94 0.07 6.76 46 352 13.07 80 295 72.88 2 17 2192 8.7
18 Washington Capitals 80 11 59 10 32 .200 224 394 -1.96 0.16 7.73 53 375 14.13 64 252 74.60 2 3 1953 11.5
League Average 80 34 34 13 80 .500 273 273 0.00 0.00 6.82 66 321 20.54 66 321 79.46 8 8 2448 11.1

NHL All-Star Team

1st Team
G: Ken Dryden*
D: Brad Park*
D: Denis Potvin*
C: Bobby Clarke*
LW: Bill Barber*
RW: Guy Lafleur*
2nd Team
G: Glenn Resch
D: Guy Lapointe*
D: Borje Salming*
C: Gilbert Perreault*
LW: Rick Martin
RW: Reggie Leach