Has a Game 7 ever gone to overtime? (2023)

Table of Contents

Has there ever been an overtime Game 7?

However, despite the multiple matchups, there have only been 17 Game 7's, and only two of them have ended with a sudden-death overtime-winning goal. The first Game 7 game-winner was in the 1950 Stanley Cup Final.

(Video) Every NBA Game 7 That Went to Overtime
(Nobody Touches Jordan)
How many Stanley Cup finals have gone to Game 7?

The Stanley Cup Final has been decided in a Game 7 on 17 occasions since the NHL went to a best-of-7 format in 1939.

(Video) How the Pros Reacted to the Most Exciting Overtime Ever
What is the longest game in Stanley Cup history?

Top 10 Longest Overtime Games in NHL Playoff History:
  • 116:30, 6 OT – March 24, 1936: Detroit at Montreal Maroons (1936 NHL Semis)
  • 104:46, 6 OT– April 3, 1933: Toronto vs. ...
  • 92:01, 5 OT – May 4, 2000: Philadelphia at Pittsburgh (2000 Eastern Conference Semis)
  • 90:27, 5 OT – August 11, 2020: Tampa Bay vs.
Jun 27, 2022

(Video) Steve Yzerman Game 7 Double Overtime Goal
(John Arrick)
Has any NHL team swept the whole 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.

(Video) Best Game 7 Playoff Overtime Goals in NHL History
(NHL Overtime Goals)
What is the longest OT in football history?

The longest overtime game in college football remains Bethune-Cookman's 63-57 eight-overtime victory over Virginia State in 1998.

(On the bench)
What is the biggest blowout in a Game 7?

The Mavs own the record for the biggest blowout in an NBA Game 7, but not for their dominant win over the Suns. Dallas manhandled the Houston Rockets at home in Game 7 of their 2005 first-round series. Jason Terry led the Mavs with 31 points as the team cruised to a 116-76 win over the Rockets.

(Video) GarrettG relieved after Ayyjayy's MISS in Game 7 OVERTIME
(RL Spotlight)
When did NHL go to best of 7?

A division semifinal round was also added in 1982, but did not begin to use the best-of-seven format until 1987. Starting in 1994, the division final and division semifinal rounds became the conference semifinal and conference quarterfinal rounds, respectively.

(Video) Game 7: PBA FINALS TNT VS BMEG | Overtime Period | Awarding 1/2
Who has the most Game 7 wins in NHL history?

Boston has skated in the most Game 7s (29) in NHL history with Boston and Montreal winning the most (15).

(Video) Brad Park Game 7 Overtime Winner (Apr. 24, 1983)
(Mike Matthews)
When did NHL playoffs go to Best of 7?

1986-87: The Division Semifinals changes from best-of-five to best-of-seven. 1993-94: The NHL's playoff draw is conference-based rather than division-based.

(Nixus Sayzer)
Has there ever been a Game 7 OT in the Stanley Cup?

The Stanley Cup is awarded to the team that wins the Finals. There have been seven Game 7s in the Stanley Cup Finals that have gone to overtime. The most recent was in 2019, when the St. Louis Blues defeated the Boston Bruins in overtime.

(Video) Derek Plante Overtime Goal Game 7 VS Senators April 29, 1997
(All Things Buffalo Sabres)

What is the biggest blowout in Stanley Cup history?

1991, Game 6: Penguins 8, North Stars 0

The game: The Penguins scored two minutes in and never stopped, posting the most lopsided blowout in Stanley Cup Final history.

(Video) Insane Game 7 Overtime vs OpTic?! (NRG Rocket League Voice Comms)
(NRG Rocket League)
What is the fewest games played to win the Stanley Cup?

The average number of games needed to win the Stanley Cup is 22, with the Edmonton Oilers (1988) playing the fewest games (18), and the Los Angeles Kings (2014) and St.

Has a Game 7 ever gone to overtime? (2023)
Has a team ever blown a 3 0 lead?

Conversely, teams have had their 3–0 comeback fall short after evening a series nine times: five in the NHL, three in the NBA, and one in MLB. The most recent example is the Houston Astros of MLB in the 2020 American League Championship Series.

Has any NHL team done a 3 peat?

A three-peat is incredibly rare in any of the major professional sports in the United States. In fact, it's so rare, it's not been done since 2002 in any major sport. In the National Hockey League, no team has won three straight Stanley Cup championships since the New York Islanders won four straight from 1980-1983.

Has any team ever come back from 3 0?

2004 ALCS: Red Sox over Yankees, 4-3

Like something out of a storybook, the Red Sox not only ended their 86-year World Series title drought, they did it after forging a comeback from a 3-0 series deficit against the Yankees.

Is 9 overtimes in football a record?

Illinois and Penn State made college football history with the Illini's 20-18 win in a nine-overtime thriller on Oct. 23, 2021. It became the first and is the only game in FBS history to go nine overtimes, capped off by an Illini game-winning two-point conversion to upset the No. 7 Nittany Lions.

What is the most overtime ever?

What are the most overtimes in NBA history? The longest game in NBA history was in 1951 when the Indianapolis Olympians played the Rochester Royals. The game lasted a record 78 minutes and a record six overtimes. During the six overtimes, there were only 18 points scored.

What is the shortest overtime game in NFL history?

Bears running back Dave Williams returned the fifth-quarter opening kickoff 95 yards for a game-winning touchdown, ending the shortest overtime period in NFL history at the time (13 seconds).

What was the biggest loss in Game 7 in the NBA?

Share All sharing options for: Yup, that was the worst Game 7 performance in NBA history. The Phoenix Suns were shocked, stunned, and silenced in their 123-90 Game 7 loss to the Dallas Mavericks.

Who has the most 3s in a Game 7?

Grant Williams, Marcus Morris Sr. and Stephen Curry are tied for the most threes in a game 7, with 7 three-pointers.

Who has the most Game 7 losses?

Tony Allen and Elgin Baylor are tied for losing the most career games in game sevens, with 6 losses.

What is the longest Game 7 in NHL history?

The longest game seven overtime took place in 1987, which required four overtime periods, when the New York Islanders defeated the Washington Capitals in the Easter Epic.

Why are playoffs best of 7?

It wasn't until 1968 that the entire NBA playoffs were contested on a best-of-seven format in their entirety. The reasoning for switching the format was simple enough: best-of-seven series meant more money for broadcasters and more money for teams playing at home.

What is the longest NHL undefeated streak?

The Columbus Blue Jackets fell one win short of tying the NHL record of 17 consecutive victories when they lost 5-0 at the Washington Capitals on Thursday. The record was set by the Pittsburgh Penguins in 1992-93. Despite the loss, the Blue Jackets lead the NHL in wins (27) and points (58).

What is the best NHL record ever?

Most Wins, Season
  • Detroit Red Wings. 1995-96. 131. .799. 325. ...
  • Tampa Bay Lightning. 2018-19. -- 128. .781. ...
  • Montréal Canadiens. 1976-77. 132. .825. 387. ...
  • Montréal Canadiens. 1977-78. 129. .806. 359. ...
  • Montréal Canadiens. 1975-76. 127. .794. 337. ...
  • Detroit Red Wings. 2005-06. -- 124. .756. ...
  • Florida Panthers. 2021-22. -- 122. ...
  • Boston Bruins. 1970-71. 121. .776.

Who scored 7 goals in one game?

And only one player in history has ever scored seven goals in an NHL game—Maurice Joseph “Phantom Joe” Malone. Malone, skating for the Quebec Bulldogs, set the record more than 90 years ago, on Jan.

Who scored 6 goals in one NHL game?

Since the Stanley Cup came under the NHL's control in 1926, Detroit's Syd Howe had been the only previous player to score 6 in a game when he did it against the Rangers in 1943. After Berenson, only 1 player (Toronto's Darryl Sittler in 1976) has matched his feat of scoring 6 times in a game.

Has a 7 9 NFL team ever made the playoffs?

The Seahawks made history by becoming the first 7–9 team ever to make the playoffs and then did it again by becoming the first to win a playoff game, racking up 31 first downs and 474 yards, including a 67-yard touchdown run by Marshawn Lynch late in the fourth quarter.

Is Stanley Cup best out of 7?

There will be four rounds of the Stanley Cup playoffs – including the first round, the second round, the conference finals and the Stanley Cup Final. Each series in all rounds will be a best-of-seven series.

How often do home teams win Game 7 NHL?

The home team has won the deciding game in each of the past 18 Final series that reached a seventh game, including six Game 7s in the Stanley Cup Final, four in the NBA Finals and eight in the World Series.

Has a team ever played 4 game 7s in a row?

They each won three game 7s. The Bruins in the first, third and fourth rounds. No team has even played four game 7s that I could find since the league went to four 7 game series in the 80s.

When was the last time the Stanley Cup was won in overtime in Game 7?

Pete Babando in 1950 and Tony Leswick in 1954, both with the Red Wings, scored the only game seven Cup winning goals.
Overtime Series Winners.
TeamDetroit Red Wings
Game No.7
Opposing teamMontreal Canadiens
16 more columns

What is the longest a team has gone without winning the Stanley Cup?

The record for the longest drought ever goes to the New York Rangers who went 54 years (1940 to 1994). Although the Toronto Maple Leafs are catching up, currently sitting at 53 years since their Cup win in 1967.

Has anyone had their name removed from the Stanley Cup?

Aldrich is not the first person to have their name removed from the Stanley Cup. The league also removed Basil Pocklington's name after the 1983-84 season. Pocklington was the father of the Edmonton Oilers' owner, and was listed on the Cup despite having no official affiliation with the team.

Who dropped and broke the Stanley Cup?

Eight times Stanley Cup celebrations turned into chaos

The Colorado Avalanche players react as right wing Nicolas Aube-Kubel (16) falls and drops the Stanley Cup trophy on the ice after defeating the Tampa Bay Lightning to win the Stanley Cup in game six of the 2022 Stanley Cup Final at Amalie Arena.

Has any team won 6 Stanley Cups in a row?

The Montreal Canadiens have won the Stanley Cup 24 times, the most of any team. They also won the most in a row: five between 1955-56 and 1959-60. Henri Richard of the Montreal Canadiens appears the most on the Stanley Cup, 11 times.

Can a hockey game End 0 0?

So, just how just how much of an anomaly is the 1-0 shootout final in the NHL? Since its inception in 2005, there have been 25 times that a team has won a scoreless game by virtue of the shootout -- an average of 3.57 times per season. To put this in perspective, there are 2,460 regular season games played each year.

Has an NHL game ended 0 0?

In the NHL, there have been 41 games tied 0-0 after overtime since the introduction of the shootout in 2005 (meaning they would have been recorded as a 0-0 tie in the past), which is 0.25% of games. And there have been 189 0-0 ties in history (dating back to 1924) [games are double-counted in link].

Has any team won 5 Stanley Cups in a row?

On April 14, the Canadiens shut out the Maple Leafs, 4-0, to sweep the series and take home their fifth Stanley Cup championship in a row. No other team in hockey had ever won five straight Stanley Cups and the record still stands today.

Has there ever been a team 16 and 0?

The 2007 New England Patriots were the first NFL team to achieve a perfect 16-0 regular season record, and seemed destined to go down as the greatest team ever until their stunning defeat in Super Bowl XLII.

What was the greatest comeback in NBA history?

36 points — Utah Jazz vs.

The lead had been increased by 2 points in the third quarter to make it a 36 point deficit. Led by the scoring efforts of Karl Malone with 31 points and Jeff Hornacek contributing 29 points, the Utah Jazz secured the win to overcome the largest deficit in NBA history.

How many 3 1 leads have been lost?

In the history of these leagues, teams that were down 3–1 in a series have come back to win the series 58 times; 14 times in MLB, 13 times in the NBA, and 31 times in the NHL. The most recent instance was accomplished by the New York Rangers of the NHL in the 2022 Stanley Cup Playoffs.

What is a 4 peat called?

: a fourth consecutive championship.

Has any team won 4 Stanley Cups in a row?

The record for consecutive Stanley Cup wins by the same club is five (Montreal 1956-1957-1958-1969-1960) with two teams managing four straight wins (Montreal 1976-1977-1978-1979, New York Islanders 1980-1981-1982-1983), one team duplicating three year streaks (Toronto 1947-1948-1949 & 1962-1963-1964), and four squads ...

Will NHL add a 32nd team?

The NHL's 32nd team finally revealed what name was lurking beneath those deep, dark Puget Sound waters. Meet the Seattle Kraken, the professional ice hockey expansion team in Seattle who will begin play in the 2021-22 NHL season. Seattle was granted an expansion franchise by the NHL on Dec.

Has any MLB team swept the playoffs?

Only one team has run the table in the postseason in the Divisional Era (since 1969): the 1976 Reds (7-0). However, no team has had an undefeated postseason run since the Wild Card Era began in 1995, making the path to a World Series championship longer.

How many sweeps in NBA playoff history?

It has happened 8 times, to be exact (complete list of NBA Finals results. 1959 Boston Celtics over Minneapolis Lakers. 1971 Milwaukee Bucks over Baltimore Bullets. 1975 Golden State Warriors over Washington Bullets.

Has any NBA team forced a Game 7 after being down 3 0?

In the NBA's 75-year history, 146 teams have faced a 3-0 series deficit in a seven-game postseason series. Of those teams, 14 have won at least two games while three have won three straight games to force a decisive Game 7. None have come back to win the series.

When was the last NBA Game 7?

The most recent Game 7 of the championship series was played between the Cavaliers and Warriors in 2016. Cleveland captured a 93-89 victory, becoming the first team in NBA Finals history to win the title after facing a 3-1 deficit.

Has a team ever forced a Game 7 after being down 0 3?

A handful of teams have put together valiant comeback efforts -- four have won two straight to force a Game 6 after falling behind three games to none, and two of these teams pushed the series to Game 7.

When did the NBA playoffs go to 7 games?

It wasn't until 1968 that the entire NBA playoffs were contested on a best-of-seven format in their entirety. The reasoning for switching the format was simple enough: best-of-seven series meant more money for broadcasters and more money for teams playing at home.

What team blew a 3-1 lead?

But the most famous 3-1 comeback in the NBA was when the Cleveland Cavaliers turned the tide against the Golden State Warriors during the 2016 NBA Finals to blow up the NBA betting lines.

What is the lowest score in NBA history?

Lowest Scoring Game: Pistons vs.

22, 1950 than there were points scored on the court. In the lowest scoring game of all time, the Fort Wayne Pistons beat the Minneapolis Lakers 19-18 that day.

Are game 7s high scoring?

Since 1996, Game 7s in the NHL featuring a total of five goals or higher have gone under the total an impressive 60.6% of the time according to the Action Network. Out of 84 games in this data sample, only 28 went over the total. 43 games went under and 13 landed on the exact total, resulting in a push.

When did the NBA go to Best of 7?

The NBA moved to a 16-team playoff in 1984. In 2003, the first round was changed to best of 7.

Has an 7 seed ever beat a 2 NBA?

The 1986-87 Seattle SuperSonics were the first seven seed to accomplish the feat. After a regular season where they posted a losing record of 39-43, the SuperSonics eliminated the No. 2 Dallas Mavericks in four games.

Has a team ever choked a 3-0 lead?

How many times has an NBA team come back from a 3-0 deficit in the playoffs? The unfortunate answer is zero times. While no teams have come back to win after being down 3-0, there are three teams that have rallied to tie up a series 3-3 and went on to lose Game 7.

Who made 14 3s in a game?

One of Thompson's most iconic performances came when the five-time All-Star set an NBA record by knocking down 14 3-pointers in a 149-124 win over the Chicago Bulls.

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

The Golden State Warriors continue to make history. The Warriors are now a single victory away from completing an incredible run through the postseason and becoming the first team in league history to go 16-0.

Has a 8 seed ever beat a 1 seed in the NBA?

Runner-Up: Denver Nuggets Upset Seattle Supersonics, 1994

8 seed beat a No. 1 seed in NBA history. It was also monumental, as the Sonics had won 63 games to Denver's mere 42.

What NBA game has the most overtimes?

#1 Indianapolis Olympians-Rochester Royals (1951)

The longest NBA game was played between the Indianapolis Olympians and Rochester Royals in 1951. The game was played across six overtimes. The Olympians took home the win in a low-scoring affair, gaining an advantage with a 75-73 margin.

You might also like
Popular posts
Latest Posts
Article information

Author: Domingo Moore

Last Updated: 03/11/2023

Views: 5942

Rating: 4.2 / 5 (53 voted)

Reviews: 92% of readers found this page helpful

Author information

Name: Domingo Moore

Birthday: 1997-05-20

Address: 6485 Kohler Route, Antonioton, VT 77375-0299

Phone: +3213869077934

Job: Sales Analyst

Hobby: Kayaking, Roller skating, Cabaret, Rugby, Homebrewing, Creative writing, amateur radio

Introduction: My name is Domingo Moore, I am a attractive, gorgeous, funny, jolly, spotless, nice, fantastic person who loves writing and wants to share my knowledge and understanding with you.