September 15: This Day in NHL History

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September 15 NHL History 1960: Maurice Richard announces his retirement after 18 seasons in the NHL, all with the Montreal Canadiens. The “Rocket” retires at age 39 after playing on eight Stanley Cup-winning teams and finishes his career as the NHL’s all-time leader with 544 goals, including 50 in 50 games during the 1944-45 season. 1976: Darryl Sittler‘s goal at […]