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  1. This Day in Hockey History: April 3Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 2 | Blueshirt Banter

    ... the win, the Rangers missed the playoffs when the Devils won later that night in Chicago. April 03, 1997 Wayne Gretzky notched his 2,700th career NHL point with a goal in the Rangers' 5-4 win over Boston. The point gave Gretzy a lead of 850 points ...

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  2. In the Name of the FatherRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 2 | Blueshirt Banter

    ... of homely yet surprisingly alluring women on the road. On the trip, the Blues fell to Vancouver 6-3. tied Wayne Gretzky's Oilers 5-5, and were crushed 7-2 in Calgary. After a disappointing three games and with a few days until the team's next ...

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  3. What to watch in the remaining playoff push for the JetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... for the sixth time in his career Tuesday night, joining an elite list that includes Mike Bossy (nine), Wayne Gretzky (nine), Marcel Dionne (six), Guy Lafleur (six) and Mario Lemieux (six). By comparison, the Thrashers/Jets franchise has had just one ...

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  4. 2014-15 NHL Power Rankings: Flyers remain 24thRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | Philly.com

    ... Ovechkin scored his 50th goal Tuesday night, reaching the milestone for the sixth time. Only Mike Bossy and Wayne Gretzky (nine each) are ahead of him. Guy LaFleur and Mario Lemieux also hit 50 six times. Overall, not bad company. 13. Detroit Red ...

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  5. This Day in Hockey History: April 2Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Blueshirt Banter

    ... history. The milestone came in a 6-5 loss to the visiting Montreal Canadiens. April 02, 1980 Edmonton rookie Wayne Gretzky became the first teenager to score 50 goals in a season, when the 19-year-old first year NHL player scored for the Oilers in a ...

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  6. Chart: Hart Trophy contendersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Star Tribune

    ... consistent performer this season. Alex Ovechkin, W, Washington: Hit the 50-goal mark for the sixth time. Only Wayne Gretzky and Mike Bossy (nine each) did it more. Carey Price, G, Montreal: Tied for league lead with 41 wins and leads the league with ...

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  7. Alex Ovechkin's sixth 50-goal season occurs in the midst of a rapidly evolving NHLRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Washington Times

    After the celebration had died down, the festivities were over and the moment had passed, Alex Ovechkin 's cell phone rang. It was Wayne Gretzky on the other end of the line, calling to congratulate Ovechkin on scoring his 50th goal in the Washington Capitals' 4-2 victory over the Carolina Hurricanes.

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  8. Ovechkin nets 50th for Capitals in win over CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | SFGate

    ... Laich and Joel Ward . Only five other players reached the half-century season goal mark at least six times: Wayne Gretzky and Mike Bossy had nine, and Mario Lemieux , Marcel Dionne and Guy Lafleur had six. "Every year is harder and harder, but it's ...

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  9. NHL: Alex Ovechkin scores his 50th goal as Washington Capitals beat Carolina HurricanesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | Inside Bay Area

    Capitals 4, Hurricanes 2: Alex Ovechkin scored his NHL-leading 50th goal, reaching that mark for the sixth time and tying a team record with the 472nd of his career, and added an assist to help host Washington beat Carolina. Only five other players reached the half-century mark at least six times: Wayne Gretzky and Mike Bossy had nine such seasons, and Mario Lemieux, Marcel Dionne and Guy Lafleur had six.

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  10. This Day in Hockey History: April 1Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 31 | Blueshirt Banter

    ... season; he was replaced by General Manager Phil Esposito, who took over behind the bench. April 01, 1989 Wayne Gretzky became the first player in NHL history to record 1,200 career assists, when he picked up three as the Kings beat Vancouver 6-4 in ...

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  11. Ovechkin at 50 goals for sixth timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... his 472nd career goal Tuesday night to help Washington push toward a playoff berth by beating Carolina 4-2. Wayne Gretzky and Mike Bossy had nine seasons with at least 50 goals; Ovechkin joins Mario Lemieux, Marcel Dionne and Guy Lafleur at six. ...

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  12. Bring Back The New York Rangers Liberty JerseyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | Blue Line Station

    ... to have worn the jersey include Rangers greats: Mark Messier , Brian Leetch , Mike Richter , Adam Graves , Wayne Gretzky , and Jagr to name a few. Perhaps, the most iconic moment for the jersey was a game against the Washington Capitals in November, ...

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  13. This Day in Hockey History: March 29Read the original story

    Saturday Mar 28 | Blueshirt Banter

    ... Federation to play in the NHL. Priakin made his debut two days later against the Winnipeg Jets. March 29, 1999 Wayne Gretzky scored his 1,072nd all-time goal, surpassing Gordie Howe as the leading scorer in pro hockey history (20 NHL seasons and one ...

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  14. FLEURYRead the original story

    Dec 14, 2011 | Times-Herald

    ... Colorado Avalanches and Chicago Blackhawks. Even hand-picked for Team Canada by the man he wanted to emulate, Wayne Gretzky, this player seemed to have it all. Yet as the life he dreamed into reality crumbled, what many were shocked by was not so ...

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  15. New York Rangers: Where did the offense go?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2015 | Isportsweb.com

    ... struggling to execute. Their next step is getting the puck to the net and fighting for the rest of the play. Wayne Gretzky said it himself, you miss 100% of the shots you don't take. If the Rangers don't actually force the opposing goalie to play ...

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  16. Jets lead Capitals 1-0 after firstRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2015 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Jets forward Drew Stafford and goalie Ondrej Pavelec combine to stymie Washington captain Alex Ovechkin in first-period action. FYI: The Jets and Flyers lead the NHL in most overtime games this season with 23. Winnipeg is 4-7 in OT and 7-5 in shootouts Blake Wheeler has 11 points in his last eight games, including two game-winning goals Ovechkin scored his 45th goal of the season against the Rangers on March 11th and, in the process, joined Wayne Gretzky, Mike Bossy, Mario Lemieux and Marcel Dionne as the only players in NHL history with seven or more 45-goal seasons.

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  17. Hockey World: Welcome to the NHL's Dead Puck EraRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Edmonton Journal

    Remember those halcyon days when Wayne Gretzky racked up 215 points one season, when he had more assists than the No. 2 man on the National Hockey League scoring charts, Mario Lemieux, had points ? One run 'n gun year, Gretzky gathered 212 points and right-winger Dave Taylor, one third of the famous Triple Crown line, finished 10th in league points with 106.

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  18. This Day in Hockey History: March 18Read the original story

    Mar 17, 2015 | Blueshirt Banter

    ... as the Rangers won 2-0 at Pittsburgh. Goaltender Ed Giacomin recorded his 30th career shutout. March 18, 1986 Wayne Gretzky scored his 50th goal of the season for the 7th straight year as the Oilers won 6-2 over the Winnipeg Jets in Edmonton. March ...

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  19. This Day in Rangers History: March 17Read the original story

    Mar 16, 2015 | Blueshirt Banter

    ... to 6-3 win against Philadelphia. Mylnikov had gone 0-5-2 with the Nordiques before the win. March 17, 1990 Wayne Gretzky had a goal and two assists to lead the Kings to a 5-4 win at Boston. The totals gave Gretzky 40+ goals for 11 straight seasons ...

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  20. Caps' Ovechkin fifth with seven 45-goal seasonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | CBS Sports

    Alex Ovechkin scored his 45th goal of the season on Wednessday night in the Capitals' 3-1 loss to the New York Rangers , and it put him in a pretty exclusive club. It is the seventh time in Ovechkin's career that he has scored 45 goals in a single season, making him just the fifth player in league history to reach that mark, joining a list that includes Hall of Famers Wayne Gretzky , Mike Bossy , Mario Lemieux and Marcel Dionne .

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