1996 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs Summary

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League Champion: Colorado Avalanche

Conn Smythe Trophy: Joe Sakic (18 G, 16 A, 34 P)

Goals Leader: Joe Sakic (18)
Assists Leader: Sergei Fedorov (18)
Points Leader: Joe Sakic (34)

League Playoff Series

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Stanley Cup Final 4-0 Colorado Avalanche over Florida Panthers   View Matchup »
 
Conference Finals 4-2 Colorado Avalanche over Detroit Red Wings   View Matchup »
Conference Finals 4-3 Florida Panthers over Pittsburgh Penguins   View Matchup »
 
Conference Semi-Finals 4-2 Colorado Avalanche over Chicago Blackhawks   View Matchup »
Conference Semi-Finals 4-3 Detroit Red Wings over St. Louis Blues   View Matchup »
Conference Semi-Finals 4-1 Pittsburgh Penguins over New York Rangers   View Matchup »
Conference Semi-Finals 4-2 Florida Panthers over Philadelphia Flyers   View Matchup »
 
Conference Quarter-Finals 4-2 St. Louis Blues over Toronto Maple Leafs   View Matchup »
Conference Quarter-Finals 4-0 Chicago Blackhawks over Calgary Flames   View Matchup »
Conference Quarter-Finals 4-2 Colorado Avalanche over Vancouver Canucks   View Matchup »
Conference Quarter-Finals 4-2 Detroit Red Wings over Winnipeg Jets   View Matchup »
Conference Quarter-Finals 4-1 Florida Panthers over Boston Bruins   View Matchup »
Conference Quarter-Finals 4-2 New York Rangers over Montreal Canadiens   View Matchup »
Conference Quarter-Finals 4-2 Pittsburgh Penguins over Washington Capitals   View Matchup »
Conference Quarter-Finals 4-2 Philadelphia Flyers over Tampa Bay Lightning   View Matchup »

Team Statistics

Rk Team GP W L T OW OL W-L% G GA DIFF
1 Colorado Avalanche 22 16 6 0 5 2 .727 80 51 29
2 Florida Panthers 22 12 10 0 2 1 .545 61 57 4
3 Pittsburgh Penguins 18 11 7 0 1 0 .611 57 52 5
4 Detroit Red Wings 19 10 9 0 1 2 .526 58 46 12
5 St. Louis Blues 13 7 6 0 2 3 .538 37 37 0
6 Chicago Blackhawks 10 6 4 0 3 2 .600 30 28 2
7 Philadelphia Flyers 12 6 6 0 0 4 .500 37 28 9
8 New York Rangers 11 5 6 0 0 1 .455 34 38 -4
9 Washington Capitals 6 2 4 0 0 1 .333 17 21 -4
10 Montreal Canadiens 6 2 4 0 1 0 .333 17 19 -2
11 Tampa Bay Lightning 6 2 4 0 2 0 .333 13 26 -13
12 Toronto Maple Leafs 6 2 4 0 2 1 .333 15 21 -6
13 Vancouver Canucks 6 2 4 0 0 1 .333 17 24 -7
14 Winnipeg Jets 6 2 4 0 0 0 .333 10 20 -10
15 Boston Bruins 5 1 4 0 0 0 .200 16 22 -6
16 Calgary Flames 4 0 4 0 0 1 .000 7 16 -9
League Average 10.8 5.4 5.4 0.0 1.4 1.4 .500 31.6 31.6 0

Overtime Goals

Date Location Name Team Final Score Opponent OTs OT Time Elapsed
1996-04-16 NYR Damphousse, Vincent MTL 3-2 NYR 1 5:04
1996-04-18 PHI Bellows, Brian TBL 2-1 PHI 1 9:05
1996-04-18 TOR Sundin, Mats TOR 5-4 STL 1 4:02
1996-04-21 STL Anderson, Glenn STL 3-2 TOR 1 1:24
1996-04-21 TBL Selivanov, Alex TBL 5-4 PHI 1 2:04
1996-04-23 CGY Murphy, Joe CHI 2-1 CGY 3 50:02
1996-04-24 WSH Nedved, Petr PIT 3-2 WSH 4 79:15
1996-04-25 COL Sakic, Joe COL 5-4 VAN 1 0:51
1996-04-25 TOR Gartner, Mike TOR 5-4 STL 1 7:31
1996-05-02 COL Roenick, Jeremy CHI 3-2 COL 1 6:29
1996-05-06 CHI Krivokrasov, Sergei CHI 4-3 COL 1 0:46
1996-05-08 CHI Sakic, Joe COL 3-2 CHI 3 44:33
1996-05-08 STL Kravchuk, Igor STL 5-4 DET 1 3:23
1996-05-09 FLA Lowry, Dave FLA 4-3 PHI 1 4:06
1996-05-12 PHI Hough, Mike FLA 2-1 PHI 2 28:05
1996-05-13 CHI Ozolinsh, Sandis COL 4-3 CHI 2 25:18
1996-05-16 DET Yzerman, Steve DET 1-0 STL 2 21:15
1996-05-19 DET Keane, Mike COL 3-2 DET 1 17:31
1996-06-10 FLA Krupp, Uwe COL 1-0 FLA 3 44:31

See All-time List of Playoff OT goals.

Playoff Leaders