January 6: This Day in NHL History

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Jan. 6 NHL History 1980: The Philadelphia Flyers score twice in the third period to defeat the Buffalo Sabres 4-2 at Memorial Auditorium, extending their NHL-record undefeated streak to 35 games (25 wins, 10 ties). Bill Barber scores at 3:45 of the third period to give the Flyers a 3-2 lead, and Rick MacLeish makes it 4-2 with […]

May 17: This Day in NHL History

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THIS DATE IN NHL HISTORY: May 17 1979: Ken Dryden of the Montreal Canadiens becomes the first goaltender in NHL history to score a point in the Stanley Cup Final. Dryden is credited with an assist on Jacques Lemaire’s goal at 17:10 of the third period that wraps up a 4-1 win against the New […]

April 13: This Date in NHL Hockey History

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THIS DATE IN NHL HISTORY: April 13 1927: The Ottawa Senators defeat the Boston Bruins 3-1 in Game 4 of the Final at the Ottawa Auditorium to win the Stanley Cup. Cy Denneny scores twice for the Senators, who won the series 2-0 with two ties. It is the fourth championship in eight years for […]