Hockey Fact of the Day!
In the early days of hockey history, there were no playoffs. Teams that finished in first place in the standings automatically became the champions of their league.
From The Ultimate Book of Hockey Trivia for Kids. Text copyright © 2006, 2008, 2009, 2011, 2015 by Eric Zweig. Illustrations copyright © 2006, 2008, 2011 by Scholastic Canada Ltd.