2nd division Adams – 5th overall
In the playoffs …
Head Coach: Bob Berry
Goalkeepers: Rick Wamsley (0-3) and Richard Sévigny (0-0)
First time since the 1973-74 season that the Canadians do not win the championship of their division. The Boston Bruins finished 1st in the Adams Division in 1983.
Although the Canadians represented the league’s second-best offense with 350 goals in 1982-83, the Buffalo Sabers whitewash the team twice at the Montreal Forum and close the series quickly into 3 parts.
The New York Islanders win their fourth straight Stanley Cup in 1982-83. Their opponents in the final were the Edmonton Oilers.…