Granby Bisons

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Granby Bisons
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City Granby, Quebec
League QMJHL
Operated 1981 (1981) to 1995
Home arena Arena Leonard Grondin
Franchise history
1969–77 Sorel Éperviers
1977–79 Verdun Éperviers
1979–80 Sorel/Verdun Éperviers
1980–81 Sorel Éperviers
1981–95 Granby Bisons
1995–97 Granby Prédateurs
1997–present Cape Breton Screaming Eagles

The Granby Bisons were a junior ice hockey team founded in 1981 after the team moved from Sorel-Tracy, Quebec, where they had previously been known as the Sorel Éperviers. The Bisons played at Arena Leonard Grondin in Granby, Quebec. In 1995 they were renamed the Granby Prédateurs. Today they are the Cape Breton Screaming Eagles. Notable former Bisons include Patrick Roy and Pierre Turgeon.

NHL alumni[edit]

Season-by-season record[edit]

OL = Overtime loss, Pct = Winning percentage
Season Games Won Lost Tied OL Points Pct Goals
for
Goals
against
Standing
1981–82 64 14 49 1 29 0.227 271 454 8th, QMJHL
1982–83 70 20 48 2 42 0.300 343 469 6th, Lebel
1983–84 70 31 38 1 63 0.450 308 348 5th, Lebel
1984–85 68 22 43 2 1 47 0.338 328 428 6th, Dilio
1985–86 72 23 46 3 49 0.340 333 444 5th, Dilio
1986–87 70 48 18 4 100 0.714 416 318 1st, Dilio
1987–88 70 23 44 3 49 0.350 294 370 4th, Lebel
1988–89 70 32 35 3 67 0.479 286 327 7th, QMJHL
1989–90 70 20 49 1 41 0.293 227 340 10th, QMJHL
1990–91 70 34 30 6 74 0.529 227 231 5th, Lebel
1991–92 70 25 42 3 53 0.379 291 355 5th, Lebel
1992–93 70 23 46 1 47 0.336 288 414 6th, Lebel
1993–94 72 30 40 2 62 0.431 297 309 6th, Lebel
1994–95 72 31 36 5 67 0.465 314 294 4th, Lebel
1995–96 70 56 12 2 114 0.814 389 191 1st, Lebel
1996–97 70 44 20 6 94 0.671 304 210 2nd, Lebel

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