NHL Season History

On this page you will find the Stanley Cup Playoff results for each season. You will see the result of every 7-game series during that particular season’s playoffs.

1961 Stanley Cup Playoff data

RoundWinner (Seed)LoserLengthSweep
SemisChicago Blackhawks (Low)Montreal Canadiens6 games
SemisDetroit Red Wings (Low)Toronto Maple Leafs5 games
FinalsChicago Blackhawks (High)Detroit Red Wings6 games