League Playoff Series

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League Playoff Series Table
Stanley Cup Final 4-2 Montreal Canadiens over Chicago Black Hawks  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 29 Chicago Black Hawks 3 Montreal Canadiens 8
Game 2 May 1 Chicago Black Hawks 1 Montreal Canadiens 4
Game 3 May 3 Montreal Canadiens 4 Chicago Black Hawks 7
Game 4 May 6 Montreal Canadiens 4 Chicago Black Hawks 0
Game 5 May 8 Chicago Black Hawks 8 Montreal Canadiens 7
Game 6 May 10 Montreal Canadiens 6 Chicago Black Hawks 4
 
Semi-Finals 4-1 Chicago Black Hawks over New York Rangers  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 12 New York Rangers 4 Chicago Black Hawks 1
Game 2 April 15 New York Rangers 4 Chicago Black Hawks 5
Game 3 April 17 Chicago Black Hawks 2 New York Rangers 1
Game 4 April 19 Chicago Black Hawks 3 New York Rangers 1
Game 5 April 24 New York Rangers 1 Chicago Black Hawks 4
Semi-Finals 4-1 Montreal Canadiens over Philadelphia Flyers  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 14 Philadelphia Flyers 5 Montreal Canadiens 4 (OT)
Game 2 April 17 Philadelphia Flyers 3 Montreal Canadiens 4 (OT)
Game 3 April 19 Montreal Canadiens 2 Philadelphia Flyers 1
Game 4 April 22 Montreal Canadiens 4 Philadelphia Flyers 1
Game 5 April 24 Philadelphia Flyers 3 Montreal Canadiens 5
 
Quarter-Finals 4-2 Philadelphia Flyers over Minnesota North Stars  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 4 Minnesota North Stars 3 Philadelphia Flyers 0
Game 2 April 5 Minnesota North Stars 1 Philadelphia Flyers 4
Game 3 April 7 Philadelphia Flyers 0 Minnesota North Stars 5
Game 4 April 8 Philadelphia Flyers 3 Minnesota North Stars 0
Game 5 April 10 Minnesota North Stars 2 Philadelphia Flyers 3 (OT)
Game 6 April 12 Philadelphia Flyers 4 Minnesota North Stars 1
Quarter-Finals 4-1 Chicago Black Hawks over St. Louis Blues  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 4 St. Louis Blues 1 Chicago Black Hawks 7
Game 2 April 5 St. Louis Blues 0 Chicago Black Hawks 1
Game 3 April 7 Chicago Black Hawks 5 St. Louis Blues 2
Game 4 April 8 Chicago Black Hawks 3 St. Louis Blues 5
Game 5 April 10 St. Louis Blues 1 Chicago Black Hawks 6
Quarter-Finals 4-1 New York Rangers over Boston Bruins  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 4 New York Rangers 6 Boston Bruins 2
Game 2 April 5 New York Rangers 4 Boston Bruins 2
Game 3 April 7 Boston Bruins 4 New York Rangers 2
Game 4 April 8 Boston Bruins 0 New York Rangers 4
Game 5 April 10 New York Rangers 6 Boston Bruins 3
Quarter-Finals 4-2 Montreal Canadiens over Buffalo Sabres  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 4 Buffalo Sabres 1 Montreal Canadiens 2
Game 2 April 5 Buffalo Sabres 3 Montreal Canadiens 7
Game 3 April 7 Montreal Canadiens 5 Buffalo Sabres 2
Game 4 April 8 Montreal Canadiens 1 Buffalo Sabres 5
Game 5 April 10 Buffalo Sabres 3 Montreal Canadiens 2 (OT)
Game 6 April 12 Montreal Canadiens 4 Buffalo Sabres 2

Team Statistics

Team Statistics Table
Rk Team GP W L T OW OL W-L% G GA DIFF
1 Montreal Canadiens 17 12 5 0 1 2 .706 73 52 21
2 Chicago Black Hawks 16 10 6 0 0 0 .625 60 53 7
3 New York Rangers 10 5 5 0 0 0 .500 33 26 7
4 Philadelphia Flyers 11 5 6 0 2 1 .455 27 31 -4
5 Minnesota North Stars 6 2 4 0 0 1 .333 12 14 -2
6 Buffalo Sabres 6 2 4 0 1 0 .333 16 21 -5
7 St. Louis Blues 5 1 4 0 0 0 .200 9 22 -13
8 Boston Bruins 5 1 4 0 0 0 .200 11 22 -11
League Average 9.5 4.8 4.8 0.0 1.0 1.0 .500 30.1 30.1 0

Overtime Goals

Overtime Goals Table
Date Location Name Team Final Score Opponent OTs OT Time Elapsed
1973-04-10 MTL Robert, René BUF 3-2 MTL 1 9:18
1973-04-10 PHI Dornhoefer, Gary PHI 3-2 MNS 1 8:35
1973-04-14 MTL MacLeish, Rick PHI 5-4 MTL 1 2:56
1973-04-17 MTL Robinson, Larry MTL 4-3 PHI 1 6:45

See All-time List of Playoff OT goals.

 

Playoff Leaders

Goals
1. Yvan Cournoyer* • MTL 15
2. Pit MartinCBH 10
3. Dennis HullCBH 9
Frank Mahovlich* • MTL 9
5. Jim PappinCBH 8
Assists
1. Dennis HullCBH 15
Pat StapletonCBH 15
3. Frank Mahovlich* • MTL 14
4. Jacques Lemaire* • MTL 13
Stan Mikita* • CBH 13
Points
1. Yvan Cournoyer* • MTL 25
2. Dennis HullCBH 24
3. Frank Mahovlich* • MTL 23
4. Jacques Lemaire* • MTL 20
Stan Mikita* • CBH 20
Goals Created
1. Yvan Cournoyer* • MTL 11.3
2. Frank Mahovlich* • MTL 9.0
3. Dennis HullCBH 9.0
4. Jacques Lemaire* • MTL 7.6
5. Stan Mikita* • CBH 7.3
Penalties in Minutes
1. Dave SchultzPHI 51
2. Phil RussellCBH 49
3. Dennis O'BrienMNS 38
4. Andre DupontPHI 29
5. Jim PappinCBH 24
Even Strength Goals
1. Yvan Cournoyer* • MTL 12
2. Frank Mahovlich* • MTL 8
3. Jim PappinCBH 7
4. Pit MartinCBH 6
Stan Mikita* • CBH 6
Henri Richard* • MTL 6
Walt TkaczukNYR 6
Power Play Goals
1. Pit MartinCBH 4
Dennis HullCBH 4
3. Jacques Lemaire* • MTL 3
Yvan Cournoyer* • MTL 3
5. Guy Lafleur* • MTL 2
Bobby Clarke* • PHI 2
Rick MacLeishPHI 2
Rick MartinBUF 2
Marc TardifMTL 2
Pete MahovlichMTL 2
Guy Lapointe* • MTL 2
Short-Handed Goals
1. Bill WhiteCBH 1
Gregg SheppardBOS 1
Pete MahovlichMTL 1
Bill FlettPHI 1
Ralph BackstromCBH 1
Game-Winning Goals
1. Yvan Cournoyer* • MTL 3
2. Marc TardifMTL 2
Lou AngottiCBH 2
Dennis HextallMNS 2
Stan Mikita* • CBH 2
Dick RedmondCBH 2
Henri Richard* • MTL 2
Goals Per Game
1. Yvan Cournoyer* • MTL 0.88
2. René RobertBUF 0.83
3. Walt TkaczukNYR 0.70
4. Pit MartinCBH 0.67
5. Dennis HullCBH 0.56
Assists Per Game
1. Gilbert Perreault* • BUF 1.17
2. Pat StapletonCBH 0.94
Dennis HullCBH 0.94
4. Stan Mikita* • CBH 0.87
5. Frank Mahovlich* • MTL 0.82
Points Per Game
1. Gilbert Perreault* • BUF 1.67
2. Dennis HullCBH 1.50
3. Yvan Cournoyer* • MTL 1.47
4. Frank Mahovlich* • MTL 1.35
5. Stan Mikita* • CBH 1.33
Goals Created Per Game
1. Yvan Cournoyer* • MTL 0.66
2. Dennis HullCBH 0.56
3. Frank Mahovlich* • MTL 0.53
4. Stan Mikita* • CBH 0.49
5. Pit MartinCBH 0.47
Games Played
1. Ken Dryden* • MTL 17
2. Tony Esposito* • CBH 15
3. Doug FavellPHI 11
4. Ed Giacomin* • NYR 10
5. Cesare ManiagoMNS 5
Wins
1. Ken Dryden* • MTL 12
2. Tony Esposito* • CBH 10
3. Doug FavellPHI 5
Ed Giacomin* • NYR 5
5. Cesare ManiagoMNS 2
Roger CrozierBUF 2
Losses
1. Doug FavellPHI 6
2. Ken Dryden* • MTL 5
Tony Esposito* • CBH 5
4. Ed Giacomin* • NYR 4
5. Cesare ManiagoMNS 3
Goals Against
1. Ken Dryden* • MTL 50
2. Tony Esposito* • CBH 46
3. Doug FavellPHI 29
4. Ed Giacomin* • NYR 23
5. Wayne StephensonSTL 14
Goals Against Average
1. Cesare ManiagoMNS 1.75
2. Ed Giacomin* • NYR 2.56
3. Doug FavellPHI 2.60
4. Ken Dryden* • MTL 2.89
5. Tony Esposito* • CBH 3.08
Shutouts
1. Cesare ManiagoMNS 2
2. Ken Dryden* • MTL 1
Ed Giacomin* • NYR 1
Doug FavellPHI 1
Tony Esposito* • CBH 1
Minutes
1. Ken Dryden* • MTL 1039
2. Tony Esposito* • CBH 895
3. Doug FavellPHI 669
4. Ed Giacomin* • NYR 539
5. Cesare ManiagoMNS 309

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