June 7: This Day in NHL History

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June 7 NHL History 1976: Denis Potvin of the New York Islanders breaks Bobby Orr’s eight-year lock on the Norris Trophy when he’s named the NHL’s top defenseman for the 1975-76 season. Potvin’s teammate Bryan Trottier wins the Calder Trophy as the League’s top rookie. 1989: Wayne Gretzky becomes the first player in NHL history […]