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Back-to-back points titles for Blackhawks?

Chicago Blackhawks players celebrate after beating Nashville Dec. 17.

Mark Humphrey/AP

Chicago Blackhawks players celebrate after beating Nashville Dec. 17.

The defending champion Blackhawks are almost halfway to becoming the seventh team to win the Presidents’ Trophy in back-to-back seasons.

But none of the previous six teams claimed two titles, and only three won even one championship.

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Team, points, playoff result

1985-86 Oilers, 119, Lost division finals to Flames

1986-87 Oilers, 106, Won Stanley Cup over Flyers

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1987-88 Flames, 105, Lost division finals to Oilers

1988-89 Flames, 117, Won Stanley Cup over Canadiens

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1994-95 Red Wings, 70, Lost Cup Final to Devils

1995-96 Red Wings, 131, Lost conference finals to Avalanche

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1997-98 Stars, 109, Lost conference finals to Red Wings

1998-99 Stars, 114, Won Stanley Cup over Sabres

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2003-04 Red Wings, 109, Lost conference semis to Flames

2005-06 Red Wings, 124, Lost conference quarters to Oilers

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2010-11 Canucks, 117, Lost Cup Final to Bruins

2011-12 Canucks, 111, Lost conference quarters to Kings

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