How does Bruins' point streak compare with NHL's longest streaks?
Where does Bruins' point streak rank in NHL history?
The Boston Bruins' point streak now is up to 19 games after another last-minute win over the Ottawa Senators on Saturday night. Where does this streak rank among the best in NHL history? Let's find out.
#13: 2017-18 Boston Bruins (tied with seven teams)
Eight teams have posted 18-game point streaks in NHL history, including two Bruins clubs. Here's the full list: the 1927-28, 1944-45, and 1959-60 Montreal Canadiens, the 1968-69 Bruins, the 1992-93 Pittsburgh Penguins, the 2003-04 Tampa Bay Lightning, the 2016-17 Columbus Blue Jackets, and the 2017-18 Boston Bruins.
#12: 2018-19 Boston Bruins and 1939-40 New York Rangers
The 2018-19 Bruins are now tied with the 1939-40 New York Rangers for 12th on the NHL's all-time point streak list at 19 games.
#9: 1976-77 Philadelphia Flyers, 2005-06 Detroit Red Wings and 2007-08 San Jose Sharks (Tie)
The 1976-77 Philadelphia Flyers, 2005-06 Detroit Red Wings, and 2007-08 San Jose Sharks are tied for 9th in all time NHL point streaks, each with 20 games in a row.
#6: 1974-75, 1976-77, and 1979-80 Montreal Canadiens (Tie)
The 1974-75, 1976-77, and 1979-80 Montreal Canadiens are ranked sixth, fifth and fourth, respectively in all time NHL point streaks, each with 21 games in a row.
#4: 1940-41 Boston Bruins and 1975-76 Philadelphia Flyers (Tie)
The 1940-41 Boston Bruins and the 1975-76 Philadelphia Flyers are tied for 4th and 5th place respectively, each with 23 games in a row.
#3: 2012-13 Chicago Blackhawks
The 2012-13 Chicago Blackhawks hold 3rd place in NHL history for all time point streaks, with 28 games in a row.
#2: 1977-78 Montreal Canadiens
The 2012-13 Chicago Blackhawks hold 2nd place in NHL history for all time point streaks, with 24 games in a row.
#1: 1979-80 Philadelphia Flyers
The 1979-80 Philadelphia Flyers stand alone at 1st place in NHL history for all time point streaks, with 35 games in a row.