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 scores four goals and sets up two more, and brother Max Bentley scores three goals and assists on another to help the Chicago Blackhawks defeat the Rangers 9-7 at Madison Square Garden. Though Max Bentley is outscored by his brother […]

January 10: This Day in NHL History

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January 10 in NHL history features Alex Ovechkin scores 500th NHL goal. Wayne Gretzky passes Gordie Howe for most combined points in regular season, Stanley Cup Playoffs.

December 21: This Day in NHL History

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December 21 in NHL history features Martin Brodeur earns record 104th shutout. Bobby Orr gets 541st point; Wayne Gretzky scores 732nd goal.

October 11: This Day in NHL History

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October 11 in NHL history features Mario Lemieux scores on first shot of first shift in NHL debut. Wayne Gretzky gets 50th hat trick, 66th 5 point game.

August 23: This Day in NHL History

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August 23 in NHL history features Hockey Hall of Fame inducts Doug Harvey. Goalie Glenn Healy, forward Ray Ferraro are born.

May 31: This Day in NHL History

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May 31 in NHL history features Doug Harvey, Edmonton Oilers, Ray Bourque, Dominik Hasek, Jean-Sebastien Giguere, Brad Richards, Winnipeg Jets

April 16: This Date in NHL Hockey History

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April 16 in NHL history features Tony Leswick, Toronto Maple Leafs, Dale Hunter, Esa Tikkanen, Ed Belfour, Brandon Sutter.