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National Hockey League (NHL) 1999 - 00 Regular Season Standings


(NHL) National Hockey League 1999 - 00 Standings

Games Wins Loses Ties OTL Pts GF GA
Atlantic Division
Philadelphia Flyers 82 45 22 12 3 105 237 179
New Jersey Devils 82 45 24 8 5 103 251 203
Pittsburgh Penguins 82 37 31 8 6 88 241 236
New York Rangers 82 29 38 12 3 73 218 246
New York Islanders 82 24 48 9 1 58 194 275
Northeast Division
Toronto Maple Leafs 82 45 27 7 3 100 246 222
Ottawa Senators 82 41 28 11 2 95 244 210
Buffalo Sabres 82 35 32 11 4 85 213 204
Montreal Canadiens 82 35 34 9 4 83 196 194
Boston Bruins 82 24 33 19 6 73 210 248
Southeast Division
Washington Capitals 82 44 24 12 2 102 227 194
Florida Panthers 82 43 27 6 6 98 244 209
Carolina Hurricanes 82 37 35 10 0 84 217 216
Tampa Bay Lightning 82 19 47 9 7 54 204 310
Atlanta Thrashers 82 14 57 7 4 39 170 313
Central Division
St. Louis Blues 82 51 19 11 1 114 248 165
Detroit Red Wings 82 48 22 10 2 108 278 210
Chicago Blackhawks 82 33 37 10 2 78 242 245
Nashville Predators 82 28 40 7 7 70 199 240
Northwest Division
Colorado Avalanche 82 42 28 11 1 96 233 201
Edmonton Oilers 82 32 26 16 8 88 226 212
Vancouver Canucks 82 30 29 15 8 83 227 237
Calgary Flames 82 31 36 10 5 77 211 256
Pacific Division
Dallas Stars 82 43 23 10 6 102 211 184
Los Angeles Kings 82 39 27 12 4 94 245 228
Phoenix Coyotes 82 39 31 8 4 90 232 228
San Jose Sharks 82 35 30 10 7 87 225 214
Mighty Ducks of Anaheim 82 34 33 12 3 83 217 227

National Hockey League (NHL) 1999 - 00 Stanley Cup Playoff Results


(NHL) National Hockey League 1999 - 00 Stanley Cup Playoffs

Philadelphia Flyers defeated Buffalo Sabres in the Conference Quarter Final 4 - 1 - 0
Pittsburgh Penguins defeated Washington Capitals in the Conference Quarter Final 4 - 1 - 0
Toronto Maple Leafs defeated Ottawa Senators in the Conference Quarter Final 4 - 2 - 0
New Jersey Devils defeated Florida Panthers in the Conference Quarter Final 4 - 0 - 0
San Jose Sharks defeated St. Louis Blues in the Conference Quarter Final 4 - 3 - 0
Dallas Stars defeated Edmonton Oilers in the Conference Quarter Final 4 - 1 - 0
Colorado Avalanche defeated Phoenix Coyotes in the Conference Quarter Final 4 - 1 - 0
Detroit Red Wings defeated Los Angeles Kings in the Conference Quarter Final 4 - 0 - 0
Philadelphia Flyers defeated Pittsburgh Penguins in the Conference Semi Final 4 - 2 - 0
New Jersey Devils defeated Toronto Maple Leafs in the Conference Semi Final 4 - 2 - 0
Dallas Stars defeated San Jose Sharks in the Conference Semi Final 4 - 1 - 0
Colorado Avalanche defeated Detroit Red Wings in the Conference Semi Final 4 - 1 - 0
New Jersey Devils defeated Philadelphia Flyers in the Conference Final 4 - 3 - 0
Dallas Stars defeated Colorado Avalanche in the Conference Final 4 - 3 - 0
New Jersey Devils defeated Dallas Stars in the Stanley Cup Final 4 - 2 - 0

1999 - 00 New Jersey Devils Stanley Cup Rooster


Players: Scott Stevens (Captain), Jason Arnott, Brad Bombardir, Martin Brodeur, Steve Brule, Sergei Brylin, Ken Daneyko, Patrik Elias, Scott Gomez, Bobby Holik, Steve Kelly, Claude Lemieux, John Madden, Vladmir Malakhov, Randy McKay, Alexander Mogilny, Sergei Nemchinov, Scott Niedermayer, Krzysztof Oliwa, Jay Pandolfo, Brian Rafalski, Ken Sutton, Petr Sykora, Chris Terreri, Colin White. Staff: Dr. John J. McMullen (Owner/Chairman), Peter S. McMullen (Owner), Lou Lamoriello (President/General Manager), Larry Robinson (Head Coach), Viacheslav Fetisov (Assistant Coach), Bob Carpenter (Assistant Coach), Jacques Caron (Goaltending Coach), John Cunniff (AHL Coach), David Conte (Director of Scouting), Milt Fisher (Scout), Claude Carrier (Assistant Director of Scouting), Dan Labraaten (Scout), Marcel Pronovost (Scout), Bob Hoffmeyer (Pro Scout), Dr. Barry Fisher (Orthopedist), Dennis Gendron (Assistant AHL Coach), Robbie Ftorek (Coach), Vladmir Bure (Consultant), Taran Singleton (Hockey Operations), Marie Carnevale (Hockey Operations), Callie Smith (Hockey Operations), Bill Murray (Medical Trainer), Michael Vasalani (Strength/Conditioning Coordinator), Dana McGuane (Equipment Manager), Juergen Merz (Massage Therapist), Harry Bricker (Assistant Equipment Manager), Lou Centanni ( Assistant Equipment Manager).


National Hockey League (NHL) 1999 - 00 Stanley Cup Playoff Standings

Team Games Wins Loses Ties GF GA PIM
New Jersey Devils 23 16 7 0 61 39 192
New Jersey Devils 23 16 7 0 61 39 192
Dallas Stars 23 14 9 0 52 46 291
Dallas Stars 23 14 9 0 52 46 291
Philadelphia Flyers 18 11 7 0 44 40 257
Colorado Avalanche 17 11 6 0 43 32 178
Colorado Avalanche 17 11 6 0 43 32 178
Philadelphia Flyers 18 11 7 0 44 40 257
Toronto Maple Leafs 12 6 6 0 26 26 154
Pittsburgh Penguins 11 6 5 0 31 23 173
Pittsburgh Penguins 11 6 5 0 31 23 173
Toronto Maple Leafs 12 6 6 0 26 26 154
San Jose Sharks 12 5 7 0 27 37 164
San Jose Sharks 12 5 7 0 27 37 164
Detroit Red Wings 9 5 4 0 23 19 132
Detroit Red Wings 9 5 4 0 23 19 132
St. Louis Blues 7 3 4 0 22 20 114
St. Louis Blues 7 3 4 0 22 20 114
Ottawa Senators 6 2 4 0 10 17 81
Ottawa Senators 6 2 4 0 10 17 81
Phoenix Coyotes 5 1 4 0 10 17 75
Buffalo Sabres 5 1 4 0 8 14 70
Washington Capitals 5 1 4 0 8 17 83
Edmonton Oilers 5 1 4 0 11 14 84
Phoenix Coyotes 5 1 4 0 10 17 75
Washington Capitals 5 1 4 0 8 17 83
Buffalo Sabres 5 1 4 0 8 14 70
Edmonton Oilers 5 1 4 0 11 14 84
Los Angeles Kings 4 0 4 0 6 15 54
Florida Panthers 4 0 4 0 6 12 54
Florida Panthers 4 0 4 0 6 12 54
Los Angeles Kings 4 0 4 0 6 15 54


Most Goals 1999 - 00 Season - Individual


Player Team Goals
Pavel Bure Florida Panthers58
Owen Nolan San Jose Sharks44
Tony Amonte Chicago Blackhawks43
Jaromir Jagr Pittsburgh Penguins42
Paul Kariya Mighty Ducks of Anaheim42



Most Goals 1999 - 00 Playoffs - Individual


Player Team Goals
Brett Hull Dallas Stars11
Mike Modano Dallas Stars10
Petr Sykora New Jersey Devils9
Jason Arnott New Jersey Devils8
Jaromir Jagr Pittsburgh Penguins8

Most Assists 1999 - 00 Season - Individual


Player Team Assists
Mark Recchi Philadelphia Flyers63
Adam Oates Washington Capitals56
Jaromir Jagr Pittsburgh Penguins54
Viktor Kozlov Florida Panthers53
Nicklas Lidstrom Detroit Red Wings53

Most Assists 1999 - 00 Playoffs - Individual


Player Team Assists
Patrik Elias New Jersey Devils13
Brett Hull Dallas Stars13
Mike Modano Dallas Stars13
Jason Arnott New Jersey Devils12
Mark Recchi Philadelphia Flyers12

Most Points 1999 - 00 Season - Individual


Player Team Goals Assists Points
Jaromir Jagr Pittsburgh Penguins425496
Pavel Bure Florida Panthers583694
Mark Recchi Philadelphia Flyers286391
Paul Kariya Mighty Ducks of Anaheim424486
Teemu Selanne Mighty Ducks of Anaheim335285

Most Points 1999 - 00 Season - Individual


Player Team Goals Assists Points
Brett Hull Dallas Stars111324
Mike Modano Dallas Stars101323
Jason Arnott New Jersey Devils81220
Patrik Elias New Jersey Devils71320
Mark Recchi Philadelphia Flyers61218

Most Penalty Minutes 1999 - 00 Season - Individual


Player Team Penalty Min
Denny Lambert Atlanta Thrashers219
Todd Simpson Florida Panthers202
Tie Domi Toronto Maple Leafs198
Matthew Barnaby Pittsburgh Penguins197
Eric Cairns New York Islanders196

Plus/Minus Rating 1999 - 00 Season - Individual


Player Team Plus/Minus
Yannick Tremblay Atlanta Thrashers-42
Kelly Buchberger Atlanta Thrashers-34
Ray Ferraro Atlanta Thrashers-33
Andrew Brunette Atlanta Thrashers-32
Chris Tamer Atlanta Thrashers-32

1999 - 00 James Norris Memorial Trophy Winner



The James Norris Memorial Trophy is awarded annually to the National Hockey League's top defense player who demonstrates throughout the season the greatest all-round ability in the position. The trophy is named in honour of James E. Norris, owner of the National Hockey League's Detroit Red Wings from 1932 to 1952. The trophy was first awarded at the conclusion of the 1953–54 NHL season. At the end of each season, members of the Professional Hockey Writers' Association vote to determine the player who was the best defenseman during the regular season. Full List of Previous Winners

James Norris Memorial Trophy - Chris Pronger - St. Louis Blues

1999 - 00 Hart Memorial Trophy Winner



Selected by the Professional Hockey Writers' Association, the NHL's Regular Season MVP (Most Valuable Player) is awarded the Hart Memorial Trophy. The voting is conducted at the end of the regular season by members of the Professional Hockey Writers Association, and each individual voter ranks their top five candidates on a 10-7-5-3-1 points system. Originally known as the Hart Trophy, it was first awarded at the conclusion of the 1923–24 NHL season. The Hart Memorial Trophy is named in honour of Canadian Dr. David Hart, who donated the original trophy to the NHL. The original "Hart Trophy" was retired in Hockey Hall of Fame in 1960, and the NHL began presenting a new trophy, which was named the "Hart Memorial Trophy" in its place. Full List of Previous Winners

Hart Memorial Trophy - Chris Pronger - St. Louis Blues

1999 - 00 Art Ross Trophy Winner



The Art Ross Trophy is awarded to the National Hockey League player who leads the league in scoring points at the end of the regular season. The Art Ross Trophy was presented to the National Hockey League in 1947 by Arthur Howie "Art" Ross, former general manager and head coach of the Boston Bruins. Full List of Previous Winners

Art Ross Trophy - Jaromir Jagr - Pittsburgh Penguins

1999 - 00 William M. Jennings Trophy Winner



The William M. Jennings Trophy is an annual ice hockey award given to the goalkeeper(s) having played a minimum of 25 games for the team with the fewest goals scored against it in regular-season play. The Jennings Trophy was donated by the NHL's board of governors and first presented at the conclusion of the 1981–82 season. It is named in honor of the late William M. Jennings, who was a longtime governor and president of the New York Rangers. Until the 1980–81 season, the Vezina Trophy was awarded to the goaltender(s) of the team allowing the fewest number of goals during the regular season. It was recognized that this system often meant the trophy went to the goaltender of the better team rather than the individual and hence the change was made to offer the Vezina to the most outstanding goaltender, as voted by the NHL General Managers. The William M. Jennings Trophy was created as a replacement and is awarded to the goaltender(s) playing for the team with the fewest goals against. Full List of Previous Winners

William M. Jennings Trophy - Roman Turek - St. Louis Blues

1999 - 00 Frank J. Selke Trophy Winner



The Frank J. Selke Trophy is awarded annually to the National Hockey League forward who demonstrates the most skill in the defensive component of the game. The winner is selected by a poll of the Professional Hockey Writers' Association following the regular season. The trophy was first awarded at the end of the 1977–78 NHL season. It was named after Frank J. Selke, former general manager of the Toronto Maple Leafs and Montreal Canadiens. Full List of Previous Winners

Frank J. Selke Trophy - Steve Yzerman - Detroit Red Wings

1999 - 00 Calder Memorial Trophy Winner



The Calder Memorial Trophy is an annual award given to the player selected as the most proficient in his first year of competition in the National Hockey League. The trophy is named in honor of Frank Calder, the former President of the National Hockey League from its inception in 1917 to his death in 1943. Although Rookie of the Year honors were handed out beginning in 1932–33, the Calder Trophy was first presented at the conclusion of the 1936–37 NHL season. After Calder's death in 1942 the trophy was re-named the Calder Memorial Trophy. The voting is conducted by members of the Professional Hockey Writers' Association at the conclusion of each regular season to determine the winner. To be eligible for the award, a player cannot have played any more than 25 games previously in any single season, nor have played in more than six games in each of two separate preceding seasons in any major professional league. Full List of Previous Winners

Calder Memorial Trophy - Scott Gomez - New Jersey Devils

1999 - 00 Roger Crozier Saving Grace Award Winner



"The Roger Crozier Saving Grace Award is awarded annually to the goaltender who has played a minimum of 25 games and finished the season with the best save percentage in the National Hockey League. It was first awarded at the conclusion of the 1999–2000 season. The award is named in honor of former Detroit Red Wings and Buffalo Sabres goaltender Roger Crozier, a Calder and Conn Smythe Trophy winner. The winner of the trophy receives a commemorative crystal trophy and is given US$25,000 to donate to a youth hockey or other educational program of their choice. " Full List of Previous Winners

Roger Crozier Saving Grace Award - Ed Belfour - Dallas Stars

1999 - 00 Vezina Trophy Winner



The Vezina Trophy is awarded annually to the National Hockey League's goaltender who is judged to be the best at this position. The Vezina Trophy was named in honor of Georges Vιzina, an exceptional goaltender with the Montreal Canadiens. At the end of each season, the 30 General Managers of the teams in the National Hockey League vote to determine the goaltender who was the most valuable to his team during the regular season. Before 1981, it was awarded to the goaltender(s) of the team allowing the fewest number of goals during the regular season; now, the William M. Jennings Trophy is awarded under that definition. Full List of Previous Winners

Vezina Trophy - Olaf Kolzig - Washington Capitals

1999 - 00 Lady Byng Memorial Trophy Winner



The Lady Byng Memorial Trophy, formerly known as the Lady Byng Trophy, is presented each year to the National Hockey League player judged to have exhibited the best type of sportsmanship and gentlemanly conduct combined with a high standard of playing ability. The voting is conducted at the end of the season by the members of the Professional Hockey Writers' Association. The trophy is named in honour of Marie Evelyn Moreton (Lady Byng), wife of Viscount Byng of Vimy, a Vimy Ridge war hero who was Governor General of Canada from 1921 to 1926. Lady Byng, who was an avid hockey fan, decided to donate the trophy to the NHL in 1925. Full List of Previous Winners

Lady Byng Memorial Trophy - Pavol Demitra - St. Louis Blues

1999 - 00 Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy Winner



The Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy is awarded annually to the National Hockey League player who best exemplifies the qualities of perseverance, sportsmanship, and dedication to ice hockey. The trophy is named in honour of the late Bill Masterton, a Minnesota North Stars player who died on January 15, 1968, after sustaining an injury during a hockey game. The winner is selected by a poll of the Professional Hockey Writers' Association after each team nominates one player in competition. It is often awarded to a player who has come back from career- or even life-threatening illness or injury. A player can win this trophy only once in his career. Full List of Previous Winners

Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy - Ken Daneyko - New Jersey Devils

1999 - 00 Lester B. Pearson Award Winner



The Lester B. Pearson Award is awarded annually to the National Hockey League's most outstanding player in the regular season as judged by the members of the NHL Players Association. The award was first handed out at the conclusion of the 1971–72 NHL season. It is named in honour of Lester B. Pearson, who was Prime Minister of Canada from 1963 to 1968. The voting for the trophy is conducted at the end of the regular season by the members of the NHL Players Association. Full List of Previous Winners

Lester B. Pearson Award - Jaromir Jagr - Pittsburgh Penguins

1999 - 00 Plus-Minus Award Winner



The NHL Plus-Minus Award is a trophy awarded annually by the National Hockey League to the player, having played a minimum of 60 games who leads the league in plus/minus statistics. The plus/minus statistic was first established during the 1967–68 NHL season. This statistic reflects a player's ability to contribute offensively and defensively. The award was first given in the 1983 season. From 1982–83 to 1987–88, it was known as the Emery Edge Award. During 1988–89, there was no formal name for the trophy. From 1989–90 to 1995–96, it was known as the Alka-Seltzer Plus Award. From 1996–97 to 1997–98, it was known as the Bud Ice Plus-Minus Award. Finally, from 1998–99 to the present, it has been known as the Bud Light Plus-Minus Award. Full List of Previous Winners

Plus-Minus Award - Chris Pronger - St. Louis Blues

1999 - 00 NHL All-Star Team Winners



"The NHL All-Star Teams were first named at the end of the 1930–31 NHL season, to honor the best performers over the season at each position. Representatives of the Professional Hockey Writers' Association vote for the All-Star Team at the end of the regular season. "

Full List of Previous Winners
NHL All-Star Team - Jaromir Jagr - R - Pittsburgh Penguins
NHL All-Star Team - Olaf Kolzig - G - Washington Capitals
NHL All-Star Team - Nicklas Lidstrom - D - Detroit Red Wings
NHL All-Star Team - Chris Pronger - D - St. Louis Blues
NHL All-Star Team - Brendan Shanahan - L - Detroit Red Wings
NHL All-Star Team - Steve Yzerman - C - Detroit Red Wings

Full List of Previous Winners

NHL All-Star Second Team - Rob Blake - D - Los Angeles Kings
NHL All-Star Second Team - Pavel Bure - R - Florida Panthers
NHL All-Star Second Team - Eric Desjardins - D - Philadelphia Flyers
NHL All-Star Second Team - Paul Kariya - L - Mighty Ducks of Anaheim
NHL All-Star Second Team - Mike Modano - C - Dallas Stars
NHL All-Star Second Team - Roman Turek - G - St. Louis Blues

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