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The scene was the Montreal Forum, and the dates were January 21 and 22, 1966. The victims were the Detroit Red Wings, who were...

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Exactly seven years apart, two NHL stars each scored his 500th goal. On January 17, 1996, Steve Yzerman became the 22nd to...

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As a 38-year-old “portly gent wearing the red jacket” at the Detroit Red Wings’ bench, assistant trainer Ross “Lefty” Wilson was still prepared...

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New York, Chicago, and Detroit set December 15 as opening or closing night when moving into new rinks. In 1925, the New York...

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What a difference almost a quarter century makes in the NHL. On December 9, 1933, Montreal Canadiens center Howie Morenz only needed 246...

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No one is surprised that Gordie “Mr. Hockey” Howe broke through numerous milestones. More interesting is that he set multiple records – for...

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The Chicago Blackhawks and the Detroit Red Wings played back-to-back games the weekend of November 24 and 25, 1951. The Red Wings were...

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(Photo: Detroit Cougars hockey club , via Wikimedia Commons) Detroit was awarded its NHL franchise at the same time as Chicago, so...

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(Photo: The Boston Globe, as found on Newspapers.com) Two goalies, both alike in shutouts, in fair Boston, where we lay our scene, from...

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(Image:By TGC Topps Gum Cards, via Wikimedia Commons) Could you imagine working over 500 days before needing a sick day? That’s just...