March 2: This Day in NHL History

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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.

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.

January 18: This Day in NHL History

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January 18 in NHL history features Willie O'Ree first black player in NHL. Terry Sawchuk becomes all-time shutouts leader; NHLexpansion New York Islanders stun Boston Bruins.

January 16: This Day in NHL History

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January 16 in NHL history features Ken Doraty scores the only overtime hat trick in NHL history. Alex Ovechkin scores memorable goal. Gordie Howe passes Maurice Richard in points; Steve Yzerman gets point No. 1,700.

January 7: This Day in NHL History

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January 7 in NHL history features Philadephia Flyers undefeated run ends at 35 games. Bobby Hull scores 400th NHL goal; Brian Boucher gets fourth straight shutout.

January 3: This Day in NHL History

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January 3 in NHL history features Bobby Hull born in Ontario. Wayne Gretzky scores 700th goal; Jaromir Jagr, 42, oldest player to have hat trick.

December 22: This Day in NHL History

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December 22 in NHL history features Ron Francis gets 1,200th assist. Jaromir Jagr passes Mark Messier for No. 2 in NHL scoring. The Philadelphia Flyers extend undefeated streak to record 29 games.

December 20: This Day in NHL History

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December 20 in NHL history features Doug Smail sets NHL record for fastest goal. Henri Richard earns 1,000th NHL point. Guy Lafleur gets 500th goal; Denis Potvin becomes League's all-time leading scorer among defensemen

November 30 NHL History

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November 30 in NHL history features Bruins trade Joe Thornton to Sharks. Phil Esposito moves into second place on NHL goal-scoring list; Fuhr wins 300th game

October 22: This Day in NHL History

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October 22 in NHL history features Dick Irvin first NHL coach to win 600 games. Bobby: Hull scores first goal; Grant Fuhr gets 400th victory

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