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List of NHL Teams to Win Back-to-Back Stanley Cups

Jason Schandl
List NHL teams to win back-to-back Stanley Cups.
List NHL teams to win back-to-back Stanley Cups. / Bruce Bennett/Getty Images

The Tampa Bay Lightning completed their gentleman's sweep of the Montreal Canadiens, winning Game 5 and securing their second straight Stanley Cup Championship on Wednesday.

They may have won their Stanley Cups in strange, COVID-impacted seasons, but winning two in a row is still an incredibly impressive feat, and one that's rarely been achieved.

Here's a list of every back-to-back Stanley Cup winners dating back to 1927, when the Stanley Cup became the NHL Championship.

NHL Teams to Win Back-to-Back Cups

1. Montreal Canadiens

1930-1931 (two straight)
1956-1960 (five straight)
1965-1966 (two straight)
1968-1969 (two straight)
1976-1970 (four straight)

2. Detroit Red Wings

1936-1937 (two straight)
1954-1955 (two straight)
1997-1998 (two straight)

3. Toronto Maple Leafs

1947-1949 (three straight)
1962-1964 (three straight)

4. Philadelphia Flyers

1974-1975 (two straight)

5. New York Islanders

1980-1983 (four straight)

6. Edmonton Oilers

1984-1985 (two straight)
1987-1988 (two straight)

7. Pittsburgh Penguins

2016-2017 (two straight)

8. Tampa Bay Lightning

2020-2021 (two straight)

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