January 1: This Day in NHL History

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Jan. 1 NHL History 1961: Boston Bruins rookie Willie O’Ree, the first black player in League history, scores his first goal. He beats Charlie Hodge for what turns out to be the game-winner in the Bruins’ 3-2 victory against the Montreal Canadiens at Boston Garden.   1973: Bobby Orr ties an NHL record for defensemen with six assists in Boston’s 8-2 […]

NHL Rumors: Canucks, Bruins, Kings

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Will Troy Brouwer sign with the Vancouver Canucks? The Hockey News: Troy Brouwer recently told Vancouver’s News 1130 radio he’s thought about joining the Vancouver Canucks. “Family and friends, playing for my hometown, it would be an experience for sure,” Brouwer said. Lacking skilled depth on right wing, the Canucks could use the services of […]