November 23: This Day in NHL History

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November 23 NHL History 1977: Rod Gilbert plays in his final NHL game, a 6-3 victory for the New York Rangers against the Colorado Rockies at Madison Square Garden. He retires as the Rangers leader in goals (406) and points (1,021), and is elected to the Hockey Hall of Fame in 1982. 1982: In one of the wildest games […]

May 26: This Day in NHL History

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MAY 26 NHL HISTORY 1988: The Edmonton Oilers establish an NHL tradition and extend their dynasty on the same night. The Oilers win the Stanley Cup for the fourth time in five seasons by defeating the Boston Bruins 6-3 in Game 5 of the Final at Northlands Coliseum. The Oilers win the series 4-0, with […]

March 26: This Date in NHL Hockey History

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THIS DATE IN NHL HISTORY: March 26 1919: The Seattle Metropolitans and Montreal Canadiens, playing in the fourth game of the best-of-5 Stanley Cup Final, finish in a 0-0 tie after 60 minutes of regulation and 20 minutes of overtime. The Canadiens even the series three days later with a 4-3 overtime victory, but neither […]