August 4: This Day in NHL History

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August 4 NHL History 1921: Maurice Richard, the first NHL player to score 50 goals in a season and 500 in a career, is born in Montreal. Richard signs with the hometown Montreal Canadiens on Oct. 29, 1942, though he misses most of the season with a leg injury. He scores 32 goals in a 50-game […]