Playoff “This Day” (5/19)


So today we decided to take a look at a day where the Stanley Cup was won.  Indeed 37 years ago today, the Cup was won.  It was quite an interesting game with a ton of defense, a well timed goal, and a goalie who is an absolute legend in the city of Brotherly Love.  Yes now that we gave it away, it is time for the moment with a little video first.

May 19, 1974

Philadelphia became the first modern expansion team to win the Stanley Cup, beating Boston 1-0 in Game 6. Rick MacLeish scored the game’s only goal, while goalie Bernie Parent won the Conn Smythe Trophy with his second career playoff shutout.


Posted on May 19, 2011, in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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