January 8: This Day in NHL History

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Jan. 8 NHL History 1944: Babe Pratt becomes the first NHL defenseman to get six assists in a game. Pratt’s big game powers the Toronto Maple Leafs to a 12-3 victory against the Bruins at Maple Leaf Gardens. He shares the record with five other defensemen, including Bobby Orr. 1947: Forward Howie Meeker sets an NHL single-game record for […]

May 27: This Day in NHL History

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May 27 NHL History 1975: The Philadelphia Flyers win the Stanley Cup for the second straight year by defeating the Buffalo Sabres 2-0 in Game 6 of the Final at Memorial Auditorium. Bernie Parent makes 32 saves for his sixth and final NHL playoff shutout. Bob Kelly breaks a scoreless tie by stealing the puck […]

Nathan Horton Fails Physical

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Toronto Maple Leafs‘ forward Nathan Horton failed his physical, he will not be on the Leafs training camp roster. Horton, who suffers from a degenerative back condition that may prevent him from ever playing again, was acquired in a trade last season that saw David Clarkson land with the Columbus Blue Jackets. The Leafs must […]

Nathan Horton to the Leafs

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The Toronto Maple Leafs are looking to add some size to their forwards and Nathan Horton appears to be on the Leafs radar. Horton will be a unrestricted free agent this summer and the Boston Bruins do not have the cap space to re-sign Horton in the off-season. The Leafs have plenty of cap room […]