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1972 NHL Playoffs Summary

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League Champion: Boston Bruins

Conn Smythe Trophy: Bobby Orr (5 G, 19 A, 24 P)

Goals Leader: 3 tied with 9
Assists Leader: Bobby Orr (19)
Points Leader: Phil Esposito (24) & Bobby Orr (24)

League Playoff Series

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Stanley Cup Finals (4-2): Boston Bruins over New York Rangers  
 
Semi-Finals (4-0): New York Rangers over Chicago Black Hawks  
Semi-Finals (4-0): Boston Bruins over St. Louis Blues  
 
Quarter-Finals (4-3): St. Louis Blues over Minnesota North Stars  
Quarter-Finals (4-0): Chicago Black Hawks over Pittsburgh Penguins  
Quarter-Finals (4-2): New York Rangers over Montreal Canadiens  
Quarter-Finals (4-1): Boston Bruins over Toronto Maple Leafs  

Team Statistics

Rk Team GP W L T W-L% G GA DIFF
1 Boston Bruins 15 12 3 0 .800 64 34 30
2 New York Rangers 16 10 6 0 .625 52 41 11
3 Chicago Black Hawks 8 4 4 0 .500 23 25 -2
4 St. Louis Blues 11 4 7 0 .364 27 47 -20
5 Minnesota North Stars 7 3 4 0 .429 19 19 0
6 Montreal Canadiens 6 2 4 0 .333 14 19 -5
7 Toronto Maple Leafs 5 1 4 0 .200 10 18 -8
8 Pittsburgh Penguins 4 0 4 0 .000 8 14 -6
League Average 9.0 4.5 4.5 0.0 .500 27.1 27.1 0

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