League Playoff Series

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League Playoff Series Table
Stanley Cup Final 4-3 Montreal Canadiens over Chicago Black Hawks  View Matchup »
Game 1 May 4 Montreal Canadiens 1 Chicago Black Hawks 2 (OT)
Game 2 May 6 Montreal Canadiens 3 Chicago Black Hawks 5
Game 3 May 9 Chicago Black Hawks 2 Montreal Canadiens 4
Game 4 May 11 Chicago Black Hawks 2 Montreal Canadiens 5
Game 5 May 13 Montreal Canadiens 0 Chicago Black Hawks 2
Game 6 May 16 Chicago Black Hawks 3 Montreal Canadiens 4
Game 7 May 18 Montreal Canadiens 3 Chicago Black Hawks 2
 
Semi-Finals 4-3 Chicago Black Hawks over New York Rangers  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 18 New York Rangers 2 Chicago Black Hawks 1 (OT)
Game 2 April 20 New York Rangers 0 Chicago Black Hawks 3
Game 3 April 22 Chicago Black Hawks 1 New York Rangers 4
Game 4 April 25 Chicago Black Hawks 7 New York Rangers 1
Game 5 April 27 New York Rangers 2 Chicago Black Hawks 3 (OT)
Game 6 April 29 Chicago Black Hawks 2 New York Rangers 3 (3OT)
Game 7 May 2 New York Rangers 2 Chicago Black Hawks 4
Semi-Finals 4-2 Montreal Canadiens over Minnesota North Stars  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 20 Minnesota North Stars 2 Montreal Canadiens 7
Game 2 April 22 Minnesota North Stars 6 Montreal Canadiens 3
Game 3 April 24 Montreal Canadiens 6 Minnesota North Stars 3
Game 4 April 25 Montreal Canadiens 2 Minnesota North Stars 5
Game 5 April 27 Minnesota North Stars 1 Montreal Canadiens 6
Game 6 April 29 Montreal Canadiens 3 Minnesota North Stars 2
 
Quarter-Finals 4-2 Minnesota North Stars over St. Louis Blues  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 7 Minnesota North Stars 3 St. Louis Blues 2
Game 2 April 8 Minnesota North Stars 2 St. Louis Blues 4
Game 3 April 10 St. Louis Blues 3 Minnesota North Stars 0
Game 4 April 11 St. Louis Blues 1 Minnesota North Stars 2
Game 5 April 13 Minnesota North Stars 4 St. Louis Blues 3
Game 6 April 15 St. Louis Blues 2 Minnesota North Stars 5
Quarter-Finals 4-0 Chicago Black Hawks over Philadelphia Flyers  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 7 Philadelphia Flyers 2 Chicago Black Hawks 5
Game 2 April 8 Philadelphia Flyers 2 Chicago Black Hawks 6
Game 3 April 10 Chicago Black Hawks 3 Philadelphia Flyers 2
Game 4 April 11 Chicago Black Hawks 6 Philadelphia Flyers 2
Quarter-Finals 4-2 New York Rangers over Toronto Maple Leafs  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 7 Toronto Maple Leafs 4 New York Rangers 5
Game 2 April 8 Toronto Maple Leafs 4 New York Rangers 1
Game 3 April 10 New York Rangers 1 Toronto Maple Leafs 3
Game 4 April 11 New York Rangers 4 Toronto Maple Leafs 2
Game 5 April 13 Toronto Maple Leafs 1 New York Rangers 3
Game 6 April 15 New York Rangers 2 Toronto Maple Leafs 1 (OT)
Quarter-Finals 4-3 Montreal Canadiens over Boston Bruins  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 7 Montreal Canadiens 1 Boston Bruins 3
Game 2 April 8 Montreal Canadiens 7 Boston Bruins 5
Game 3 April 10 Boston Bruins 1 Montreal Canadiens 3
Game 4 April 11 Boston Bruins 5 Montreal Canadiens 2
Game 5 April 13 Montreal Canadiens 3 Boston Bruins 7
Game 6 April 15 Boston Bruins 3 Montreal Canadiens 8
Game 7 April 18 Montreal Canadiens 4 Boston Bruins 2

Team Statistics

Team Statistics Table
Rk Team GP W L T OW OL W-L% G GA DIFF
1 Montreal Canadiens 20 12 8 0 0 1 .600 75 63 12
2 Chicago Black Hawks 18 11 7 0 2 2 .611 59 42 17
3 New York Rangers 13 7 6 0 3 1 .538 30 36 -6
4 Minnesota North Stars 12 6 6 0 0 0 .500 35 42 -7
5 Boston Bruins 7 3 4 0 0 0 .429 26 28 -2
6 Toronto Maple Leafs 6 2 4 0 0 1 .333 15 16 -1
7 St. Louis Blues 6 2 4 0 0 0 .333 15 16 -1
8 Philadelphia Flyers 4 0 4 0 0 0 .000 8 20 -12
League Average 10.8 5.4 5.4 0.0 1.3 1.3 .500 32.9 32.9 0

Overtime Goals

Overtime Goals Table
Date Location Name Team Final Score Opponent OTs OT Time Elapsed
1971-04-15 TOR Nevin, Bob NYR 2-1 TOR 1 9:07
1971-04-18 CBH Stemkowski, Pete NYR 2-1 CBH 1 1:37
1971-04-27 CBH Hull, Bobby CBH 3-2 NYR 1 6:35
1971-04-29 NYR Stemkowski, Pete NYR 3-2 CBH 3 41:29
1971-05-04 CBH Pappin, Jim CBH 2-1 MTL 1 21:11

See All-time List of Playoff OT goals.

 

Playoff Leaders

Goals
1. Frank Mahovlich* • MTL 14
2. Bobby Hull* • CBH 11
3. Yvan Cournoyer* • MTL 10
Pete MahovlichMTL 10
Jim PappinCBH 10
Assists
1. Jean Beliveau* • MTL 16
2. J.C. TremblayMTL 14
Pat StapletonCBH 14
Bobby Hull* • CBH 14
5. Stan Mikita* • CBH 13
Frank Mahovlich* • MTL 13
Points
1. Frank Mahovlich* • MTL 27
2. Bobby Hull* • CBH 25
3. Jean Beliveau* • MTL 22
Yvan Cournoyer* • MTL 22
5. Jacques Lemaire* • MTL 19
Goals Created
1. Frank Mahovlich* • MTL 11.5
2. Bobby Hull* • CBH 9.6
3. Yvan Cournoyer* • MTL 9.0
4. Jean Beliveau* • MTL 7.9
Jacques Lemaire* • MTL 7.9
Penalties in Minutes
1. Keith MagnusonCBH 63
2. Barry GibbsMNS 47
3. Vic HadfieldNYR 46
4. Pete MahovlichMTL 43
5. Brad Park* • NYR 42
Even Strength Goals
1. Frank Mahovlich* • MTL 11
2. Jim PappinCBH 8
Pete MahovlichMTL 8
Yvan Cournoyer* • MTL 8
5. Vic HadfieldNYR 7
Power Play Goals
1. Bobby Hull* • CBH 6
2. Jacques Lemaire* • MTL 4
3. Danny GrantMNS 3
Cliff KorollCBH 3
Frank Mahovlich* • MTL 3
Short-Handed Goals
1. Pete MahovlichMTL 1
Bobby Orr* • BOS 1
Pat StapletonCBH 1
Ron StewartNYR 1
Garry UngerSTL 1
Ed WestfallBOS 1
Game-Winning Goals
1. Bobby Hull* • CBH 4
2. J.C. TremblayMTL 3
3. Pete StemkowskiNYR 2
Lou NanneMNS 2
Guy Lapointe* • MTL 2
Paul HendersonTOR 2
Goals Per Game
1. Paul HendersonTOR 0.83
2. Bobby Orr* • BOS 0.71
3. Frank Mahovlich* • MTL 0.70
4. Vic HadfieldNYR 0.67
5. Bobby Hull* • CBH 0.61
Assists Per Game
1. Phil Esposito* • BOS 1.00
Bobby Orr* • BOS 1.00
3. Jean Beliveau* • MTL 0.80
4. Bobby Hull* • CBH 0.78
Pat StapletonCBH 0.78
Points Per Game
1. Bobby Orr* • BOS 1.71
2. Phil Esposito* • BOS 1.43
3. Bobby Hull* • CBH 1.39
4. Frank Mahovlich* • MTL 1.35
5. Jean Beliveau* • MTL 1.10
Yvan Cournoyer* • MTL 1.10
Goals Created Per Game
1. Frank Mahovlich* • MTL 0.58
2. Bobby Hull* • CBH 0.54
3. Vic HadfieldNYR 0.48
4. Yvan Cournoyer* • MTL 0.45
5. Jean Beliveau* • MTL 0.39
Jacques Lemaire* • MTL 0.39
Games Played
1. Ken Dryden* • MTL 20
2. Tony Esposito* • CBH 18
3. Ed Giacomin* • NYR 12
4. Cesare ManiagoMNS 8
5. Gerry Cheevers* • BOS 6
Wins
1. Ken Dryden* • MTL 12
2. Tony Esposito* • CBH 11
3. Ed Giacomin* • NYR 7
4. Gerry Cheevers* • BOS 3
Cesare ManiagoMNS 3
Gump Worsley* • MNS 3
Losses
1. Ken Dryden* • MTL 8
2. Tony Esposito* • CBH 7
3. Ed Giacomin* • NYR 5
Cesare ManiagoMNS 5
5. Gerry Cheevers* • BOS 3
Glenn Hall* • STL 3
Goals Against
1. Ken Dryden* • MTL 61
2. Tony Esposito* • CBH 42
3. Ed Giacomin* • NYR 28
Cesare ManiagoMNS 28
5. Gerry Cheevers* • BOS 21
Goals Against Average
1. Tony Esposito* • CBH 2.19
2. Ed Giacomin* • NYR 2.21
3. Ken Dryden* • MTL 3.00
4. Gerry Cheevers* • BOS 3.50
Cesare ManiagoMNS 3.50
Shutouts
1. Tony Esposito* • CBH 2
2. Ernie WakelySTL 1
Minutes
1. Ken Dryden* • MTL 1221
2. Tony Esposito* • CBH 1151
3. Ed Giacomin* • NYR 759
4. Cesare ManiagoMNS 480
5. Gerry Cheevers* • BOS 360

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