August 18: This Day in NHL History

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August 18 NHL History 1986: The New York Rangers acquire forward Walt Poddubny from the Maple Leafs in a trade for forward Mike Allison. After scoring a total of 28 goals in his three previous seasons with Toronto, Poddubny has 40 goals and finishes with 87 points in his first season with the Rangers, then scores […]