What was the longest hockey game ever?

What was the longest hockey game ever?

What was the longest hockey game ever?

The game went on for roughly eight and a half hours, a new record for longest hockey game ever played. It featured 217 minutes and 14 seconds of play. The previous record was set in 1936, a game between the Detroit Red Wings and the Montreal Maroons (176 minutes, 30 seconds).

Who won more Stanley Cups Islanders or Rangers?

The Montreal Canadiens have the most series wins by a team in the Stanley Cup Finals, with 23 wins.

New York Islanders Stanley Cup Finals 17
New York Rangers Stanley Cup Finals 23
Tampa Bay Lightning Stanley Cup Finals 14
New Jersey Devils Stanley Cup Finals 17

Who has the longest playoff streak in NHL?

The Boston Bruins have the record for most consecutive playoff appearances at 29 seasons. The streak started in 1968 and went until 1996. During this stretch the Bruins won 2 Stanley Cups.

What is the most OT in hockey?

Detroit Red Wings at Montreal Maroons, 1936: 6 OT The longest game in NHL history happened all the way back in 1936. In Game 1 of the national semifinal (before conferences arrived), the Maroons hosted the Red Wings in a lengthy thriller.

What is the most ot in NHL?

The rule was popular and adopted by the NHL and ECHL the next season. Alex Ovechkin has the record for most NHL overtime goals with 24.

How many overtimes was the longest hockey game?


Overtime Overtime length (min:sec)
1. 6th 116:30
2. 6th 104:46
3. 5th 92:01
4. 5th 90:27

Are the Rangers better than the Islanders?

As of January 2019, the Rangers have beaten the Islanders 146 times while the Islanders have beaten the Rangers 144 times. In the playoffs, however, the Islanders hold the lead with a 20–19 record, and have won five of the eight playoff series between the two teams.

How many years in a row did the Rangers make the playoffs?

seven straight seasons
For seven straight seasons dating from 2011 to 2017, the Rangers qualified for the postseason and that included two trips to the Eastern Conference Finals and a trip to the Stanley Cup Final in 2014. Their final playoff appearance in 2017 saw them reach the conference semifinals.

Has a team ever went 16 0 in the NHL playoffs?

The regular-season Montreal Canadiens’ momentum did not stop as they played eight games, the minimum number to win the Stanley Cup. Montreal, in the process, became the last Cup winners in NHL history to go perfect in the playoffs to date.