Wayne Gretzky

April 12: This Day in NHL Hockey History

THIS DATE IN NHL HISTORY: April 12 There's something about this date that seems to bring out the best in Wayne Gretzky. 1987: The Great One...
Ron Hextall

April 11: This Day in NHL Hockey History

THIS DATE IN NHL HISTORY: April 11 1936: The Detroit Red Wings become the last of the Original Six teams to win the Stanley Cup...
Dominik Hasek Buffalo Sabres

April 10: This Day in NHL Hockey History

THIS DATE IN NHL HISTORY: April 10 1934: The Chicago Blackhawks, in their eighth NHL season, win the Stanley Cup for the first time by...
Gordie Howe Hartford Whalers

April 9: This Day in NHL Hockey History

THIS DATE IN NHL HISTORY: April 9 1931: Cy Wentworth scores at 53:50 of overtime to give the Chicago Blackhawks a 3-2 victory against the...
Montreal Canadiens 1971

April 8: This Day in NHL Hockey History

THIS DATE IN NHL HISTORY: April 8 1937: Clarence Campbell referees his first playoff game, a 4-2 win for the Detroit Red Wings against the...
Lester Patrick

April 7: This Day in NHL Hockey History

THIS DATE IN NHL HISTORY: April 7 1927: The American Division champion Boston Bruins and the Canadian Division champion Ottawa Senators played to a 0-0...
Gordie Howe Hartford Whalers

April 6: This Date in NHL Hockey History

1926: Clint Benedict helps the Montreal Maroons win their first Stanley Cup championship with his third shutout of the Final, a 2-0 win against...
1970 New York Rangers

April 5: This Date in NHL Hockey History

THIS DATE IN NHL HISTORY: April 5 1919: The death of Montreal Canadiens star Joe Hall during an influenza epidemic brings an end to the...
Carolina Hurricanes, Florida Panthers play final NHL tie game.

April 4: This Date in NHL Hockey History

THIS DATE IN NHL HISTORY: April 4   1921: The Ottawa Senators become the first NHL team to win the Stanley Cup in back-to-back seasons when...
NHL 2018 Olympics

NHL will not participate in 2018 Olympics

League announces no break in 2017-18 schedule for PyeongChang Games, says "matter officially closed' "We have previously made clear that while the overwhelming majority of...