December 30: This Day in NHL History

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Dec. 30 NHL History 1934: Goaltenders Tiny Thompson of the Boston Bruins and Dave Kerr of the New York Rangers are flawless in a 0-0 tie at Madison Square Garden. It’s the first of Boston’s 37-game undefeated streak in overtime, the longest such streak in NHL history. Boston goes 10-0-27 in OT during a four-year stretch. 1967: The Los […]

September 5: This Day in NHL History

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September 5 NHL History 1959: The Hockey Hall of Fame holds its first formal induction ceremony at the Canadian National Exhibition in Toronto. The Hall is established in 1943 and inducts its first members in 1945, but this is the first time there is a ceremony to honor the newly elected members. Previous inductees are also […]