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1995-96 NHL Season Summary

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 2647 12.2 1982 .909
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 2370 .899
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 2529 11.2 2123 .902
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 2840 .900
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 2473 .904
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 2334 .906
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 2287 .898
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 2204 .878
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 2656 .907
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 2041 .900
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 2428 .898
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 2636 8.2 2173 .907
13 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 2444 .899
14 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 2611 .903
15 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 2221 .892
16 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 2473 .888
17 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 2763 .895
18 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 2639 .906
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 2493 9.5 2760 .907
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 2911 .910
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 2458 9.8 2493 .878
22 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 2905 .896
23 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 2471 9.2 2525 .889
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 2627 .880
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 2716 .869
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 2504 .884
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 2687 2687 .897

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