won the Stanley Cup
won the Presidents' Trophy.
Martin Brodeur broke the NHL record for most wins in a single season with 48.
The 2006–07 salary cap was increased by $5,000,000 (US) per team to bring the salary cap up to $44,000,000 (US).
scored his 600th career goal on February 15.
became the youngest player (18 years, 153 days) in NHL history to record a hat trick on February 10.
19-year old phenom Sidney Crosby
claimed the scoring title with 120 points
On February 1, 2007, Martin Brodeur passed Patrick Roy
for first place on the all-time overtime wins list, with 45 career overtime wins.
On March 11, 2007, Chris Simon
of the New York Islanders
was suspended an NHL-record 25 games (minimum) for striking New York Rangers
center Ryan Hollweg
in the face with his stick during a March 8 game between the two teams. Simon missed the Islanders' final 15 regular-season contests, their five post-season games, and the first five games of the 2007–08 season.
For the first time in NHL history, neither of the previous season's Stanley Cup finalists qualified for the playoffs, as both the Edmonton Oilers
and defending champion Carolina Hurricanes
failed to qualify.
Canada captured its third consecutive gold medal at the 2007 World Junior Ice Hockey Championships, once again defeating Russia in the final.
Canada defeated Finland to win the 2007 Men's World Ice Hockey Championships at Moscow, Russia.