Stanley Cup Champions!

16 Jun


Amazing Stats & Tidbits to remember from the first Stanley Cup to be won in Boston in 39 Years.

  • Bruins are the first team in NHL history to win a Game 7 three times in the same postseason.
  • Thomas posted shutouts in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Finals & the Stanley Cup Finals.
  • He is the first to post a shut out in Game 7 of the finals on the road.
  • Thomas gave up only 8 Goals in 7 Games while stopping 238 shots for a .967 Save Percentage. That is the fewest goals allowed in a 7 Game Final
  • The Bruins outscored the heavily favored Vancouver Canucks 23-8. — It’s amazing that the series went seven games!
  • Team scored first won every game in 2011 Stanley Cup Final
  • Thomas sets the single postseason record for saves with 798 and records the most saves in one Stanley Cup Final with 238.
  • Boston is the first city to have championships in all four major sports in a 7 year span. (What a decade!)
Simmons wrote a great article on what it means to the fans.
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