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1995-96 NHL Season Summary

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League Champion: Colorado Avalanche

Hart Memorial Trophy: Mario Lemieux (69 G, 92 A, 161 P)
Vezina Trophy: Jim Carey (35-24-9, 2.26 GAA)
Calder Memorial Trophy: Daniel Alfredsson (26 G, 35 A, 61 P)

Goals Leader: Mario Lemieux (69)
Assists Leader: Ron Francis (92) & Mario Lemieux (92)
Points Leader: Mario Lemieux (161)

League Standings

Playoff teams are marked with an asterisk (*)
Eastern Conference GP W L T PTS PTS% GF GA SRS SOS
Atlantic Division
Philadelphia Flyers* 82 45 24 13 103 .628 282 208 0.88 -0.03
New York Rangers* 82 41 27 14 96 .585 272 237 0.43 0.00
Florida Panthers* 82 41 31 10 92 .561 254 234 0.27 0.02
Washington Capitals* 82 39 32 11 89 .543 234 204 0.38 0.02
Tampa Bay Lightning* 82 38 32 12 88 .537 238 248 -0.07 0.05
New Jersey Devils 82 37 33 12 86 .524 215 202 0.20 0.04
New York Islanders 82 22 50 10 54 .329 229 315 -0.94 0.11
Northeast Division
Pittsburgh Penguins* 82 49 29 4 102 .622 362 284 0.90 -0.05
Boston Bruins* 82 40 31 11 91 .555 282 269 0.17 0.01
Montreal Canadiens* 82 40 32 10 90 .549 265 248 0.20 -0.01
Hartford Whalers 82 34 39 9 77 .470 237 259 -0.22 0.05
Buffalo Sabres 82 33 42 7 73 .445 247 262 -0.16 0.03
Ottawa Senators 82 18 59 5 41 .250 191 291 -1.12 0.10
Western Conference GP W L T PTS PTS% GF GA SRS SOS
Central Division
Detroit Red Wings* 82 62 13 7 131 .799 325 181 1.64 -0.11
Chicago Blackhawks* 82 40 28 14 94 .573 273 220 0.61 -0.04
Toronto Maple Leafs* 82 34 36 12 80 .488 247 252 -0.07 0.00
St. Louis Blues* 82 32 34 16 80 .488 219 248 -0.35 0.00
Winnipeg Jets* 82 36 40 6 78 .476 275 291 -0.18 0.02
Dallas Stars 82 26 42 14 66 .402 227 280 -0.60 0.05
Pacific Division
Colorado Avalanche* 82 47 25 10 104 .634 326 240 0.93 -0.12
Calgary Flames* 82 34 37 11 79 .482 241 240 -0.04 -0.05
Vancouver Canucks* 82 32 35 15 79 .482 278 278 -0.05 -0.05
Mighty Ducks of Anaheim 82 35 39 8 78 .476 234 247 -0.19 -0.03
Edmonton Oilers 82 30 44 8 68 .415 240 304 -0.78 0.00
Los Angeles Kings 82 24 40 18 66 .402 256 302 -0.59 -0.03
San Jose Sharks 82 20 55 7 47 .287 252 357 -1.25 0.03

League Playoff Series

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Stanley Cup Final 4-0 Colorado Avalanche over Florida Panthers   View Matchup »
 
Conference Finals 4-2 Colorado Avalanche over Detroit Red Wings   View Matchup »
Conference Finals 4-3 Florida Panthers over Pittsburgh Penguins   View Matchup »
 
Conference Semi-Finals 4-2 Colorado Avalanche over Chicago Blackhawks   View Matchup »
Conference Semi-Finals 4-3 Detroit Red Wings over St. Louis Blues   View Matchup »
Conference Semi-Finals 4-1 Pittsburgh Penguins over New York Rangers   View Matchup »
Conference Semi-Finals 4-2 Florida Panthers over Philadelphia Flyers   View Matchup »
 
Conference Quarter-Finals 4-2 St. Louis Blues over Toronto Maple Leafs   View Matchup »
Conference Quarter-Finals 4-0 Chicago Blackhawks over Calgary Flames   View Matchup »
Conference Quarter-Finals 4-2 Colorado Avalanche over Vancouver Canucks   View Matchup »
Conference Quarter-Finals 4-2 Detroit Red Wings over Winnipeg Jets   View Matchup »
Conference Quarter-Finals 4-1 Florida Panthers over Boston Bruins   View Matchup »
Conference Quarter-Finals 4-2 New York Rangers over Montreal Canadiens   View Matchup »
Conference Quarter-Finals 4-2 Pittsburgh Penguins over Washington Capitals   View Matchup »
Conference Quarter-Finals 4-2 Philadelphia Flyers over Tampa Bay Lightning   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 Detroit Red Wings* 82 62 13 7 131 .799 325 181 1.64 -0.11 6.17 97 455 21.32 44 375 88.27 17 9 2648 12.3 1980 .910
2 Colorado Avalanche* 82 47 25 10 104 .634 326 240 0.93 -0.12 6.90 86 404 21.29 71 439 83.83 21 22 2644 12.3 2364 .901
3 Philadelphia Flyers* 82 45 24 13 103 .628 282 208 0.88 -0.03 5.98 82 417 19.66 62 437 85.81 12 7 2530 11.1 2118 .904
4 Pittsburgh Penguins* 82 49 29 4 102 .622 362 284 0.90 -0.05 7.88 109 420 25.95 78 467 83.30 18 12 2645 13.7 2831 .903
5 New York Rangers* 82 41 27 14 96 .585 272 237 0.43 0.00 6.21 85 429 19.81 89 495 82.02 6 11 2671 10.2 2467 .906
6 Chicago Blackhawks* 82 40 28 14 94 .573 273 220 0.61 -0.04 6.01 63 356 17.70 65 447 85.46 13 7 2240 12.2 2329 .908
7 Florida Panthers* 82 41 31 10 92 .561 254 234 0.27 0.02 5.95 81 468 17.31 63 370 82.97 11 12 2364 10.7 2283 .899
8 Boston Bruins* 82 40 31 11 91 .555 282 269 0.17 0.01 6.72 68 363 18.73 67 341 80.35 13 7 2838 9.9 2201 .879
9 Montreal Canadiens* 82 40 32 10 90 .549 265 248 0.20 -0.01 6.26 77 405 19.01 68 382 82.20 15 11 2363 11.2 2650 .909
10 Washington Capitals* 82 39 32 11 89 .543 234 204 0.38 0.02 5.34 63 403 15.63 67 385 82.60 12 7 2470 9.5 2037 .902
11 Tampa Bay Lightning* 82 38 32 12 88 .537 238 248 -0.07 0.05 5.93 83 400 20.75 68 439 84.51 6 13 2546 9.3 2424 .900
12 New Jersey Devils 82 37 33 12 86 .524 215 202 0.20 0.04 5.09 55 368 14.95 49 319 84.64 11 9 2637 8.2 2165 .910
13 Toronto Maple Leafs* 82 34 36 12 80 .488 247 252 -0.07 0.00 6.09 83 438 18.95 70 403 82.63 11 9 2675 9.2 2606 .905
14 St. Louis Blues* 82 32 34 16 80 .488 219 248 -0.35 0.00 5.70 74 448 16.52 82 482 82.99 11 8 2548 8.6 2443 .899
15 Vancouver Canucks* 82 32 35 15 79 .482 278 278 -0.05 -0.05 6.78 69 411 16.79 78 418 81.34 18 13 2472 11.2 2465 .890
16 Calgary Flames* 82 34 37 11 79 .482 241 240 -0.04 -0.05 5.87 71 386 18.39 80 402 80.10 11 9 2466 9.8 2217 .894
17 Mighty Ducks of Anaheim 82 35 39 8 78 .476 234 247 -0.19 -0.03 5.87 60 426 14.08 81 423 80.85 10 5 2354 9.9 2634 .908
18 Winnipeg Jets* 82 36 40 6 78 .476 275 291 -0.18 0.02 6.90 82 417 19.66 88 430 79.53 10 12 2410 11.4 2754 .898
19 Hartford Whalers 82 34 39 9 77 .470 237 259 -0.22 0.05 6.05 67 372 18.01 83 429 80.65 8 9 2494 9.5 2755 .908
20 Buffalo Sabres 82 33 42 7 73 .445 247 262 -0.16 0.03 6.21 76 477 15.93 74 461 83.95 10 12 2333 10.6 2904 .913
21 Edmonton Oilers 82 30 44 8 68 .415 240 304 -0.78 0.00 6.63 72 452 15.93 80 417 80.82 10 12 2459 9.8 2485 .881
22 Dallas Stars 82 26 42 14 66 .402 227 280 -0.60 0.05 6.18 67 443 15.12 82 418 80.38 8 20 2472 9.2 2513 .894
23 Los Angeles Kings 82 24 40 18 66 .402 256 302 -0.59 -0.03 6.80 72 401 17.96 72 381 81.10 12 18 2573 9.9 2900 .898
24 New York Islanders 82 22 50 10 54 .329 229 315 -0.94 0.11 6.63 70 372 18.82 90 414 78.26 8 15 2310 9.9 2621 .882
25 San Jose Sharks 82 20 55 7 47 .287 252 357 -1.25 0.03 7.43 62 385 16.10 93 397 76.57 15 20 2143 11.8 2705 .872
26 Ottawa Senators 82 18 59 5 41 .250 191 291 -1.12 0.10 5.88 53 430 12.33 83 375 77.87 6 14 2204 8.7 2493 .888
League Average 82 36 36 11 82 .500 258 258 0.00 0.00 6.29 74 413 17.93 74 413 82.07 12 12 2481 10.4 2475 .898

NHL All-Star Team

1st Team
G: Jim Carey
D: Ray Bourque*
D: Chris Chelios*
C: Mario Lemieux*
LW: Paul Kariya
RW: Jaromir Jagr
2nd Team
G: Chris Osgood
D: Vladimir Konstantinov
D: Brian Leetch*
C: Eric Lindros
LW: John LeClair
RW: Alexander Mogilny

NHL All-Rookie Team

1st Team
G: Corey Hirsch
D: Ed Jovanovski
D: Kyle McLaren
F: Daniel Alfredsson
F: Eric Daze
F: Petr Sykora