October 10: This Day in NHL History

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October 10 NHL History 1979: Wayne Gretzky makes his NHL debut with the Edmonton Oilers and gets his first point, an assist, in a 4-2 road loss to the Chicago Blackhawks. Gretzky’s assist comes on the first NHL goal in Oilers history, by defenseman Kevin Lowe at 9:49 of the first period. Dave Hunter scores just over five […]

April 28: This Day in NHL Hockey History

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THIS DATE IN NHL HISTORY: April 28 1968: Rookie Jacques Lemaire scores at 2:14 of overtime to give the Montreal Canadiens a series-clinching 4-3 win against the Chicago Blackhawks in Game 5 of the Semifinals at the Forum. The win puts the Canadiens into the Stanley Cup Final for the fourth straight year; they go […]

NHL News – July 8, 2014

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Stephen Whyno: The Dallas Stars announced a 2-year deal for former Toronto Maple Leafs goalie Jussi Rynnas. TSN.ca: The Ottawa Senators signed efenceman Alex Grant to a one-year, two-way contract. Grant was acquired from the Anaheim Ducks in a trade for Andre Petersson at the trade deadline. NHL.com:  Five free agent signings that went a bit under the radar, but […]