January 21: This Day in NHL History

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THIS DATE IN HISTORY: Jan. 21 1945: The Boston Bruins set an NHL record for the fastest four goals by one team during a 14-3 victory against the New York Rangers at Boston Garden. The Bruins score four times in a span of 1:20 in the second period. Bill Cowley leads Boston with four goals, and Ken Smith […]

July 30: This Day in NHL History

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THIS DATE IN HISTORY: July 30 1973: Markus Naslund, a three-time First Team NHL All-Star, is born in Ornskoldsvik, Sweden. The Penguins take Naslund at No. 16 in the 1991 NHL Draft, but his career doesn’t take off until after he’s traded to the Vancouver Canucks on March 20, 1996. He scores 41 goals for the […]