League Playoff Series

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League Playoff Series Table
Stanley Cup Final 4-0 Montreal Canadiens over Philadelphia Flyers  View Matchup »
Game 1 May 9 Philadelphia Flyers 3 Montreal Canadiens 4
Game 2 May 11 Philadelphia Flyers 1 Montreal Canadiens 2
Game 3 May 13 Montreal Canadiens 3 Philadelphia Flyers 2
Game 4 May 16 Montreal Canadiens 5 Philadelphia Flyers 3
 
Semi-Finals 4-1 Philadelphia Flyers over Boston Bruins  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 27 Boston Bruins 4 Philadelphia Flyers 2
Game 2 April 29 Boston Bruins 1 Philadelphia Flyers 2 (OT)
Game 3 May 2 Philadelphia Flyers 5 Boston Bruins 2
Game 4 May 4 Philadelphia Flyers 4 Boston Bruins 2
Game 5 May 6 Boston Bruins 3 Philadelphia Flyers 6
Semi-Finals 4-1 Montreal Canadiens over New York Islanders  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 27 New York Islanders 2 Montreal Canadiens 3
Game 2 April 29 New York Islanders 3 Montreal Canadiens 4
Game 3 May 1 Montreal Canadiens 3 New York Islanders 2
Game 4 May 4 Montreal Canadiens 2 New York Islanders 5
Game 5 May 6 New York Islanders 2 Montreal Canadiens 5
 
Quarter-Finals 4-2 New York Islanders over Buffalo Sabres  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 11 New York Islanders 3 Buffalo Sabres 5
Game 2 April 13 New York Islanders 2 Buffalo Sabres 3 (OT)
Game 3 April 15 Buffalo Sabres 3 New York Islanders 5
Game 4 April 17 Buffalo Sabres 2 New York Islanders 4
Game 5 April 20 New York Islanders 4 Buffalo Sabres 3
Game 6 April 22 Buffalo Sabres 2 New York Islanders 3
Quarter-Finals 4-3 Boston Bruins over Los Angeles Kings  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 11 Los Angeles Kings 0 Boston Bruins 4
Game 2 April 13 Los Angeles Kings 3 Boston Bruins 2 (OT)
Game 3 April 15 Boston Bruins 4 Los Angeles Kings 6
Game 4 April 17 Boston Bruins 3 Los Angeles Kings 0
Game 5 April 20 Los Angeles Kings 1 Boston Bruins 7
Game 6 April 22 Boston Bruins 3 Los Angeles Kings 4 (OT)
Game 7 April 25 Los Angeles Kings 0 Boston Bruins 3
Quarter-Finals 4-3 Philadelphia Flyers over Toronto Maple Leafs  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 12 Toronto Maple Leafs 1 Philadelphia Flyers 4
Game 2 April 13 Toronto Maple Leafs 1 Philadelphia Flyers 3
Game 3 April 15 Philadelphia Flyers 4 Toronto Maple Leafs 5
Game 4 April 17 Philadelphia Flyers 3 Toronto Maple Leafs 4
Game 5 April 20 Toronto Maple Leafs 1 Philadelphia Flyers 7
Game 6 April 22 Philadelphia Flyers 5 Toronto Maple Leafs 8
Game 7 April 25 Toronto Maple Leafs 3 Philadelphia Flyers 7
Quarter-Finals 4-0 Montreal Canadiens over Chicago Black Hawks  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 11 Chicago Black Hawks 0 Montreal Canadiens 4
Game 2 April 13 Chicago Black Hawks 1 Montreal Canadiens 3
Game 3 April 15 Montreal Canadiens 2 Chicago Black Hawks 1
Game 4 April 18 Montreal Canadiens 4 Chicago Black Hawks 1
 
Preliminary Round 2-1 Toronto Maple Leafs over Pittsburgh Penguins  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 6 Pittsburgh Penguins 1 Toronto Maple Leafs 4
Game 2 April 8 Toronto Maple Leafs 0 Pittsburgh Penguins 2
Game 3 April 9 Pittsburgh Penguins 0 Toronto Maple Leafs 4
Preliminary Round 2-0 Los Angeles Kings over Atlanta Flames  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 6 Atlanta Flames 1 Los Angeles Kings 2
Game 2 April 8 Los Angeles Kings 1 Atlanta Flames 0
Preliminary Round 2-0 New York Islanders over Vancouver Canucks  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 6 Vancouver Canucks 3 New York Islanders 5
Game 2 April 8 New York Islanders 3 Vancouver Canucks 1
Preliminary Round 2-1 Buffalo Sabres over St. Louis Blues  View Matchup »
Game 1 April 6 Buffalo Sabres 2 St. Louis Blues 5
Game 2 April 8 St. Louis Blues 2 Buffalo Sabres 3 (OT)
Game 3 April 9 St. Louis Blues 1 Buffalo Sabres 2 (OT)

Team Statistics

Team Statistics Table
Rk Team GP W L T OW OL W-L% G GA DIFF
1 Montreal Canadiens 13 12 1 0 0 0 .923 44 26 18
2 Philadelphia Flyers 16 8 8 0 1 0 .500 61 49 12
3 New York Islanders 13 7 6 0 0 1 .538 43 39 4
4 Los Angeles Kings 9 5 4 0 2 0 .556 17 27 -10
5 Toronto Maple Leafs 10 5 5 0 0 0 .500 31 36 -5
6 Boston Bruins 12 5 7 0 0 3 .417 38 33 5
7 Buffalo Sabres 9 4 5 0 3 0 .444 25 29 -4
8 St. Louis Blues 3 1 2 0 0 2 .333 8 7 1
9 Pittsburgh Penguins 3 1 2 0 0 0 .333 3 8 -5
10 Vancouver Canucks 2 0 2 0 0 0 .000 4 8 -4
11 Atlanta Flames 2 0 2 0 0 0 .000 1 3 -2
12 Chicago Black Hawks 4 0 4 0 0 0 .000 3 13 -10
League Average 8.0 4.0 4.0 0.0 1.0 1.0 .500 23.2 23.2 0

Overtime Goals

Overtime Goals Table
Date Location Name Team Final Score Opponent OTs OT Time Elapsed
1976-04-08 BUF Gare, Danny BUF 3-2 STL 1 11:43
1976-04-09 BUF Luce, Don BUF 2-1 STL 1 14:27
1976-04-13 BOS Goring, Butch LAK 3-2 BOS 1 0:27
1976-04-13 BUF Gare, Danny BUF 3-2 NYI 1 14:04
1976-04-22 LAK Goring, Butch LAK 4-3 BOS 1 18:28
1976-04-29 PHI Leach, Reggie PHI 2-1 BOS 1 13:38

See All-time List of Playoff OT goals.

 

Playoff Leaders

Goals
1. Reggie LeachPHI 19
2. Jean Ratelle* • BOS 8
3. Guy Lafleur* • MTL 7
Steve Shutt* • MTL 7
5. Bill Barber* • PHI 6
Mel BridgmanPHI 6
Marcel Dionne* • LAK 6
Jude DrouinNYI 6
Don SaleskiPHI 6
Assists
1. Bobby Clarke* • PHI 14
Denis Potvin* • NYI 14
3. Larry GoodenoughPHI 11
4. Guy Lafleur* • MTL 10
5. Jude DrouinNYI 9
Ian TurnbullTOR 9
Points
1. Reggie LeachPHI 24
2. Denis Potvin* • NYI 19
3. Guy Lafleur* • MTL 17
4. Bobby Clarke* • PHI 16
Jean Ratelle* • BOS 16
Goals Created
1. Reggie LeachPHI 12.0
2. Jean Ratelle* • BOS 6.7
3. Guy Lafleur* • MTL 6.6
4. Denis Potvin* • NYI 6.5
5. Steve Shutt* • MTL 6.0
Penalties in Minutes
1. Dave SchultzPHI 90
2. Tiger WilliamsTOR 75
3. Don SaleskiPHI 47
4. Andre DupontPHI 46
5. Bob KellyPHI 44
Dave LewisNYI 44
Even Strength Goals
1. Reggie LeachPHI 17
2. Guy Lafleur* • MTL 7
3. Mel BridgmanPHI 6
4. Jude DrouinNYI 5
Danny GareBUF 5
Garry HowattNYI 5
Don SaleskiPHI 5
Power Play Goals
1. Jean Ratelle* • BOS 5
2. Ken HodgeBOS 4
3. Steve Shutt* • MTL 3
Marcel Dionne* • LAK 3
Bill Barber* • PHI 3
Short-Handed Goals
1. Brad Park* • BOS 1
Jacques Lemaire* • MTL 1
Lorne HenningNYI 1
John GouldVAN 1
Dave ForbesBOS 1
Jimmy RobertsMTL 1
Don SaleskiPHI 1
Serge Savard* • MTL 1
Errol ThompsonTOR 1
Craig RamsayBUF 1
Chuck LefleySTL 1
Game-Winning Goals
1. Guy Lafleur* • MTL 3
2. Mel BridgmanPHI 2
Danny GareBUF 2
Butch GoringLAK 2
Orest KindrachukPHI 2
Reggie LeachPHI 2
Billy MacMillanNYI 2
Serge Savard* • MTL 2
Goals Per Game
1. Reggie LeachPHI 1.19
2. Marcel Dionne* • LAK 0.67
Jean Ratelle* • BOS 0.67
4. Danny GareBUF 0.56
5. Guy Lafleur* • MTL 0.54
Steve Shutt* • MTL 0.54
Assists Per Game
1. Denis Potvin* • NYI 1.08
2. Ian TurnbullTOR 0.90
3. Bobby Clarke* • PHI 0.88
4. Rick MartinBUF 0.78
5. Guy Lafleur* • MTL 0.77
Points Per Game
1. Reggie LeachPHI 1.50
2. Denis Potvin* • NYI 1.46
3. Jean Ratelle* • BOS 1.33
4. Guy Lafleur* • MTL 1.31
5. Rick MartinBUF 1.22
Goals Created Per Game
1. Reggie LeachPHI 0.75
2. Jean Ratelle* • BOS 0.56
3. Guy Lafleur* • MTL 0.51
4. Denis Potvin* • NYI 0.50
5. Steve Shutt* • MTL 0.47
Games Played
1. Ken Dryden* • MTL 13
2. Wayne ThomasTOR 10
3. Gerry DesjardinsBUF 9
4. Wayne StephensonPHI 8
Billy Smith* • NYI 8
Bernie Parent* • PHI 8
Wins
1. Ken Dryden* • MTL 12
2. Wayne ThomasTOR 5
3. Rogie Vachon* • LAK 4
Wayne StephensonPHI 4
Billy Smith* • NYI 4
Bernie Parent* • PHI 4
Gerry DesjardinsBUF 4
Losses
1. Gerry DesjardinsBUF 5
Wayne ThomasTOR 5
3. Gerry Cheevers* • BOS 4
Tony Esposito* • CBH 4
Bernie Parent* • PHI 4
Wayne StephensonPHI 4
Goals Against
1. Wayne ThomasTOR 34
2. Gerry DesjardinsBUF 28
3. Bernie Parent* • PHI 27
4. Ken Dryden* • MTL 25
5. Wayne StephensonPHI 22
Goals Against Average
1. Ken Dryden* • MTL 1.92
2. Gerry Cheevers* • BOS 2.14
3. Rogie Vachon* • LAK 2.33
4. Wayne StephensonPHI 2.67
5. Billy Smith* • NYI 2.88
Shutouts
1. Gilles GilbertBOS 2
2. Rogie Vachon* • LAK 1
Wayne ThomasTOR 1
Michel PlassePIT 1
Gerry Cheevers* • BOS 1
Ken Dryden* • MTL 1
Minutes
1. Ken Dryden* • MTL 780
2. Wayne ThomasTOR 587
3. Gerry DesjardinsBUF 563
4. Wayne StephensonPHI 494
5. Bernie Parent* • PHI 480

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