December 16: This Day in NHL History

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Dec. 16 NHL History 1934: Two brothers oppose each other as coaches for the first time in NHL history. Frank Patrick gets the better of older brother Lester when the Boston Bruins defeat the Rangers 2-1 at Madison Square Garden. 1950: Two future Hall of Famers make their debuts for the Montreal Canadiens in a 1-1 tie against the […]

June 27: This Day in NHL History

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THIS DATE IN HISTORY: June 27 1950: The Hockey Hall of Fame announces its newest members. They include Newsy Lalonde, Joe Malone, Scotty Davidson, Mike Grant, Si Griffis, Charles Drinkwater, George Richardson, Harry Trihey and, as a Builder, Frank Patrick. 1998: The Tampa Bay Lightning choose Vincent Lecavalier, a center from Rimouski of the Quebec Major Junior […]