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March 2: This Day in NHL History

Friday, March 02, 2018 27

March 2 in NHL history features Mario Lemieux returns from cancer treatments. Teemu Selanne breaks rookie goal-scoring record; St. Louis Blues win 10th straight road game.

March 1: This Day in NHL History

Thursday, March 01, 2018 24

March 1 in NHL history feature the Philadelphia Flyers arena roof is blown off. Wayne Gretzky sets NHL record for assists. Steve Yzerman scores goal No. 60; Jaromir Jagr gets 700th NHL goal.

February 28: This Day in NHL History

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 18

February 28 in NHL history features Teemu Selanne scores 50th goal as rookie. United States wins first hockey gold medal at Squaw Valley Olympics; Bobby Orr gets 500th NHL assist.

February 27: This Day in NHL History

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February 27 in NHL history features Wayne Gretzky traded to St. Louis Blues by LA Kings.Stan Mikita scores 500th goal; Mario Lemieux gets 1,600th point.

February 26: This Day in NHL History

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THIS DATE IN HISTORY: Feb. 26 1947: The Bentley brothers are too much for the New York Rangers. Doug Bentley rankings 4 dreams and units up greater, and brother Max Bentley scores 3 dreams and assists on every other to help the Chicago Blackhawks defeat the Rangers nine-7 at Madison Square Garden. Though Max Bentley is outscored by means of […]

February 23: This Day in NHL History

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THIS DATE IN HISTORY: Feb. 23 1952: Elmer Lach of the Montreal Canadiens becomes the NHL all-time scoring chief. Lach gets 4 factors (goal, three assists) in a 7-0 win towards the Chicago Blackhawks. The four factors supply Lach 550 in his NHL profession, extra than Bill Cowley, who’s held the file given that 1946. 1964: Glenn Hall becomes the 1/3 […]

February 22: This Day in NHL History

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Feb. 22 NHL History 1928: Duke Keats of the Chicago Blackhawks rankings at 15:50 of the second one duration in a recreation towards the Ottawa Senators, finishing goalie Alec Connell’s streak of six consecutive shutouts. In all, Connell is going 460:forty nine with out permitting a intention. The Senators win three-2 at Chicago. 1964: In one among the largest […]

February 14: This Day in NHL History

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February 14 in NHL history features Mike Green of the Washington Capitals sets an NHL record for defensemen by scoring a goal in his eighth straight game. Ace Bailey's number retired by Maple Leafs. Wayne Gretzky has seven assists; Mario Lemieux's scoring streak ends at 46 games.

February 13: This Day in NHL History

Tuesday, February 13, 2018 18

February 13 in NHL history features Maple Leaf Gardens hosts final game. Bobby Orr has sixth straight 100-point season; Bryan Trottier scores 500th NHL goal.

February 10: This Day in NHL History

Saturday, February 10, 2018 21

February 10 in NHL history features Theo Fleury finishes plus-9, a single-game NHL record. 'Kraut Line' totals 11 points for Bruins. Red Wings trade Red Kelly; Brett Hull scores goal No. 700.

February 5: This Day in NHL History

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February 5 in NHL History features Gordie Howe plays final All-Star Game. Steve Yzerman scores 50 goals for second straight season; Patrick Roy youngest goalie to win 400 games.

February 4: This Day in NHL History

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February 4 in NHL history features Wayne Gretzky gets 44th NHL hat trick, first with Kings Mario Lemieux scores 600th goal; Jaromir Jagr nets 500th, has 1,100th assist.

February 3: This Day in NHL History

Saturday, February 03, 2018 18

February 3 in NHL history Syd Howe scores six times. Dino Ciccarelli reaches 600 NHL goals; Buffalo Sabres end 14-game losing streak.

February 2: This Day in NHL History

Friday, February 02, 2018 22

February 2 in NHL history features defenseman Ian Turnbull scores five times. Phil Esposito becomes second player to reach 700 goals; Scotty Bowman wins 1,000th game. Patrick Marleau scores 500th NHL goal.

February 1: This Day in NHL History

Thursday, February 01, 2018 14

February 1 in NHL history features Ray Bourque becomes Bruins leading scorer. Terry Sawchuk earns final NHL victory; Commissioner Gary Bettman takes office.

January 31: This Day in NHL History

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January 31 in NHL history features Joe Malone scores seven goals. Pacific Division wins All-Star Game. John Scott named MVP. Pat Quinn gets 600th NHL victory.

January 30: This Day in NHL History

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January 30 in NHL history features Wayne Gretzky reaches 100 points again. Nels Stewart becomes NHL all-time goal-scoring leader; Mario Lemieux extends point streak to 40 games.

January 29: This Day in NHL History

Monday, January 29, 2018 10

January 29 in NHL history features Martin Brodeur announces retirement. Brian Trottier, Luc Robitaille each earn 1,000th NHL point.

January 28: This Day in NHL History

Sunday, January 28, 2018 12

January 28 in NHL history features Wayne Gretzky's point streak ends at 51 games. Terry Sawchuk earns 101st NHL shutout; Denis Potvin sets record for goals by defenseman.

January 27: This Day in NHL History

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January 27 in NHL history features Wayne Gretzky extends record point streak to 51 games. Jean Beliveau scores first NHL goal; Glenn Hall appears in his 329th straight game.

January 26: This Day in NHL History

Friday, January 26, 2018 23

January 26 in NHL history features Wayne Gretzky born in Brantford, Ontario. NHL's all-time leading goal, assist, point scorer had several memorable games on birthday. Mario Lemieux ties an NHL record.

January 25: This Day in NHL History

Thursday, January 25, 2018 14

January 25 in NHL history features Paul Coffey gets a point in his 28th straight game. Outdoor hockey in Los Angeles. Phil Esposito scores first NHL goal; Chicago Blackhawks open United Center.

January 24: This Day in NHL History

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January 24 in NHL history features Mike Bossy reaches 50 goals in 50 games. Glenn Hall plays in 328th consecutive game; Neil Sheehy first skater to wear No. 0

January 23: This Day in NHL History

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 13

January 23 in NHL history feature Mike Gartner becomes the first player in NHL history to score 30 goals in 14 consecutive seasons. Detroit Red Wings score 15 straight goals. Jean Beliveau first hockey player to make cover of Sports Illustrated; Francis appears in 1,700th regular-season game.

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