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2008-09 NHL Season Summary

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League Champion: Pittsburgh Penguins

Hart Memorial Trophy: Alex Ovechkin (56 G, 54 A, 110 P)
Vezina Trophy: Tim Thomas (36-11-7, 2.10 GAA)
Calder Memorial Trophy: Steve Mason (33-20-7, 2.29 GAA)

Goals Leader: Alex Ovechkin (56)
Assists Leader: Evgeni Malkin (78)
Points Leader: Evgeni Malkin (113)

League Standings

Playoff teams are marked with an asterisk (*)
Eastern Conference GP W L OL PTS PTS% GF GA SRS SOS
Atlantic Division
New Jersey Devils* 82 51 27 4 106 .646 244 209 0.38 -0.05
Pittsburgh Penguins* 82 45 28 9 99 .604 264 239 0.28 -0.02
Philadelphia Flyers* 82 44 27 11 99 .604 264 238 0.28 -0.04
New York Rangers* 82 43 30 9 95 .579 210 218 -0.10 -0.01
New York Islanders 82 26 47 9 61 .372 201 279 -0.91 0.05
Northeast Division
Boston Bruins* 82 53 19 10 116 .707 274 196 0.89 -0.06
Montreal Canadiens* 82 41 30 11 93 .567 249 247 0.02 -0.01
Buffalo Sabres 82 41 32 9 91 .555 250 234 0.18 -0.02
Ottawa Senators 82 36 35 11 83 .506 217 237 -0.23 0.01
Toronto Maple Leafs 82 34 35 13 81 .494 250 293 -0.49 0.03
Southeast Division
Washington Capitals* 82 50 24 8 108 .659 272 245 0.27 -0.06
Carolina Hurricanes* 82 45 30 7 97 .591 239 226 0.11 -0.05
Florida Panthers 82 41 30 11 93 .567 234 231 0.00 -0.04
Atlanta Thrashers 82 35 41 6 76 .463 257 280 -0.30 -0.02
Tampa Bay Lightning 82 24 40 18 66 .402 210 279 -0.81 0.03
Western Conference GP W L OL PTS PTS% GF GA SRS SOS
Central Division
Detroit Red Wings* 82 51 21 10 112 .683 295 244 0.62 0.00
Chicago Blackhawks* 82 46 24 12 104 .634 264 216 0.60 0.01
Columbus Blue Jackets* 82 41 31 10 92 .561 226 230 -0.01 0.04
St. Louis Blues* 82 41 31 10 92 .561 233 233 0.05 0.05
Nashville Predators 82 40 34 8 88 .537 213 233 -0.19 0.06
Northwest Division
Vancouver Canucks* 82 45 27 10 100 .610 246 220 0.30 -0.02
Calgary Flames* 82 46 30 6 98 .598 254 248 0.07 0.00
Minnesota Wild 82 40 33 9 89 .543 219 200 0.22 -0.02
Edmonton Oilers 82 38 35 9 85 .518 234 248 -0.16 0.01
Colorado Avalanche 82 32 45 5 69 .421 199 257 -0.66 0.05
Pacific Division
San Jose Sharks* 82 53 18 11 117 .713 257 204 0.61 -0.04
Anaheim Ducks* 82 42 33 7 91 .555 245 238 0.09 0.00
Dallas Stars 82 36 35 11 83 .506 230 257 -0.30 0.03
Phoenix Coyotes 82 36 39 7 79 .482 208 252 -0.50 0.04
Los Angeles Kings 82 34 37 11 79 .482 207 234 -0.29 0.04

League Playoff Series

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Stanley Cup Final 4-3 Pittsburgh Penguins over Detroit Red Wings   View Matchup »
 
Conference Finals 4-1 Detroit Red Wings over Chicago Blackhawks   View Matchup »
Conference Finals 4-0 Pittsburgh Penguins over Carolina Hurricanes   View Matchup »
 
Conference Semi-Finals 4-2 Chicago Blackhawks over Vancouver Canucks   View Matchup »
Conference Semi-Finals 4-3 Detroit Red Wings over Anaheim Ducks   View Matchup »
Conference Semi-Finals 4-3 Pittsburgh Penguins over Washington Capitals   View Matchup »
Conference Semi-Finals 4-3 Carolina Hurricanes over Boston Bruins   View Matchup »
 
Conference Quarter-Finals 4-2 Chicago Blackhawks over Calgary Flames   View Matchup »
Conference Quarter-Finals 4-0 Vancouver Canucks over St. Louis Blues   View Matchup »
Conference Quarter-Finals 4-0 Detroit Red Wings over Columbus Blue Jackets   View Matchup »
Conference Quarter-Finals 4-2 Anaheim Ducks over San Jose Sharks   View Matchup »
Conference Quarter-Finals 4-2 Pittsburgh Penguins over Philadelphia Flyers   View Matchup »
Conference Quarter-Finals 4-3 Carolina Hurricanes over New Jersey Devils   View Matchup »
Conference Quarter-Finals 4-3 Washington Capitals over New York Rangers   View Matchup »
Conference Quarter-Finals 4-0 Boston Bruins over Montreal Canadiens   View Matchup »

Team Statistics

Rk Team AvAge GP W L OL PTS PTS% GF GA SRS SOS TG/G PP PPO PP% PPA PPOA PK% SH SHA S S% SA SV% PDO
1 San Jose Sharks* 28.7 82 53 18 11 117 .713 257 204 0.61 -0.04 5.62 87 360 24.17 51 304 83.22 12 11 2720 9.2 2226 .912 100.4
2 Boston Bruins* 28.4 82 53 19 10 116 .707 274 196 0.89 -0.06 5.73 74 313 23.64 54 306 82.35 8 7 2482 10.9 2520 .927 102.9
3 Detroit Red Wings* 31.2 82 51 21 10 112 .683 295 244 0.62 0.00 6.57 90 353 25.50 71 327 78.29 6 4 2965 9.7 2269 .896 99.6
4 Washington Capitals* 27.2 82 50 24 8 108 .659 272 245 0.27 -0.06 6.30 85 337 25.22 75 387 80.62 7 11 2748 9.8 2412 .903 100.1
5 New Jersey Devils* 30.3 82 51 27 4 106 .646 244 209 0.38 -0.05 5.52 58 307 18.89 65 324 79.94 12 4 2698 8.8 2407 .917 100.4
6 Chicago Blackhawks* 25.9 82 46 24 12 104 .634 264 216 0.60 0.01 5.85 70 363 19.28 64 330 80.61 10 6 2683 9.7 2338 .913 100.7
7 Vancouver Canucks* 27.9 82 45 27 10 100 .610 246 220 0.30 -0.02 5.68 67 357 18.77 69 371 81.40 7 5 2335 10.4 2387 .914 101.6
8 Pittsburgh Penguins* 26.6 82 45 28 9 99 .604 264 239 0.28 -0.02 6.13 62 360 17.22 60 347 82.71 7 13 2381 10.8 2476 .909 101.3
9 Philadelphia Flyers* 27.0 82 44 27 11 99 .604 264 238 0.28 -0.04 6.12 71 316 22.47 67 393 82.95 16 1 2441 10.7 2665 .914 101.7
10 Calgary Flames* 28.9 82 46 30 6 98 .598 254 248 0.07 0.00 6.12 61 358 17.04 58 349 83.38 6 15 2643 9.5 2435 .901 99.6
11 Carolina Hurricanes* 27.9 82 45 30 7 97 .591 239 226 0.11 -0.05 5.67 70 374 18.72 59 301 80.40 8 9 2675 8.8 2408 .913 99.8
12 New York Rangers* 27.0 82 43 30 9 95 .579 210 218 -0.10 -0.01 5.22 48 346 13.87 40 329 87.84 9 14 2658 7.5 2428 .915 99.0
13 Florida Panthers 28.6 82 41 30 11 93 .567 234 231 0.00 -0.04 5.67 51 308 16.56 54 311 82.64 7 9 2412 9.6 2832 .925 101.4
14 Montreal Canadiens* 27.6 82 41 30 11 93 .567 249 247 0.02 -0.01 6.05 72 374 19.25 65 370 82.43 10 11 2461 9.8 2597 .909 100.6
15 St. Louis Blues* 27.1 82 41 31 10 92 .561 233 233 0.05 0.05 5.68 72 351 20.51 58 357 83.75 10 8 2271 10.0 2333 .907 100.3
16 Columbus Blue Jackets* 25.8 82 41 31 10 92 .561 226 230 -0.01 0.04 5.56 41 322 12.73 62 346 82.08 8 12 2370 9.3 2272 .906 99.7
17 Anaheim Ducks* 29.2 82 42 33 7 91 .555 245 238 0.09 0.00 5.89 73 309 23.62 78 385 79.74 6 8 2481 9.6 2491 .909 100.3
18 Buffalo Sabres 28.1 82 41 32 9 91 .555 250 234 0.18 -0.02 5.90 75 358 20.95 61 336 81.85 7 5 2505 9.7 2567 .914 100.8
19 Minnesota Wild 27.7 82 40 33 9 89 .543 219 200 0.22 -0.02 5.11 66 328 20.12 36 291 87.63 9 6 2257 9.5 2512 .924 101.4
20 Nashville Predators 27.6 82 40 34 8 88 .537 213 233 -0.19 0.06 5.44 50 318 15.72 59 338 82.54 9 8 2375 8.7 2398 .910 99.5
21 Edmonton Oilers 28.8 82 38 35 9 85 .518 234 248 -0.16 0.01 5.88 60 354 16.95 76 338 77.51 3 8 2303 9.9 2663 .910 100.9
22 Dallas Stars 28.5 82 36 35 11 83 .506 230 257 -0.30 0.03 5.94 54 351 15.38 70 327 78.59 2 4 2370 9.5 2295 .895 99.0
23 Ottawa Senators 27.9 82 36 35 11 83 .506 217 237 -0.23 0.01 5.54 66 339 19.47 64 346 81.50 8 5 2405 8.9 2324 .906 99.3
24 Toronto Maple Leafs 28.0 82 34 35 13 81 .494 250 293 -0.49 0.03 6.62 62 330 18.79 78 308 74.68 6 7 2603 9.4 2476 .887 98.4
25 Phoenix Coyotes 26.6 82 36 39 7 79 .482 208 252 -0.50 0.04 5.61 50 341 14.66 68 293 76.79 5 4 2302 8.9 2584 .906 99.4
26 Los Angeles Kings 25.5 82 34 37 11 79 .482 207 234 -0.29 0.04 5.38 69 360 19.17 62 361 82.83 4 8 2383 8.5 2290 .906 99.0
27 Atlanta Thrashers 27.9 82 35 41 6 76 .463 257 280 -0.30 -0.02 6.55 69 357 19.33 88 366 75.96 13 10 2306 10.8 2674 .899 100.6
28 Colorado Avalanche 28.6 82 32 45 5 69 .421 199 257 -0.66 0.05 5.56 50 318 15.72 64 318 79.87 4 8 2359 8.1 2367 .897 98.0
29 Tampa Bay Lightning 27.4 82 24 40 18 66 .402 210 279 -0.81 0.03 5.96 61 343 17.78 89 405 78.02 4 9 2338 8.9 2691 .904 99.2
30 New York Islanders 27.7 82 26 47 9 61 .372 201 279 -0.91 0.05 5.85 54 320 16.88 73 361 79.78 12 5 2372 8.3 2743 .903 98.8
League Average 27.9 82 41 32 9 91 .557 239 239 0.00 0.00 5.83 65 341 18.95 65 341 81.05 8 8 2477 9.6 2469 .908

NHL All-Star Team

1st Team
G: Tim Thomas
D: Zdeno Chara
D: Mike Green
C: Evgeni Malkin
LW: Alex Ovechkin
RW: Jarome Iginla
2nd Team
G: Steve Mason
D: Dan Boyle
D: Nicklas Lidstrom
C: Pavel Datsyuk
LW: Zach Parise
RW: Marian Hossa

NHL All-Rookie Team

1st Team
G: Steve Mason
D: Drew Doughty
D: Luke Schenn
F: Patrik Berglund
F: Bobby Ryan
F: Kris Versteeg