2-12 on this date
1973 — Frank Mahovlich of the Montreal Canadiens scores his 1,000th career point with an assist in a 7-6 loss to the Philadelphia Flyers. 1977 — Julius Erving, playing in his first NBA All-Star Game, is voted MVP, despite his East team losing 125-124.
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Vernon Morning Star
We set the time frame on the Big M's (now retired NHL star Frank Mahovlich) reference in the show… One of the cast talks about watching Mahovlich play hockey when he was a young boy sitting on his dad's knee,” said Oldfield. “The characters are all on ...
Frank Mahovlich: Toronto Maple Leafs, Montreal Canadiens, Detroit Red Wings. Mark Messier: Edmonton Oilers, New York Rangers. Stan Mikita: Chicago Blackhawks. Mike Modano: Minnesota North Stars, Dallas Stars. Dickie Moore: Montreal Canadiens.
Toronto Maple Leafs rookie Auston Matthews basks in spotlight in first NHL all-star weekend appearance
... Mike Gartner, Brian Leetch, Eric Lindros, Joe Nieuwendyk, Bernie Parent, Syl Apps, Andy Bathgate, Max Bentley, Johnny Bower, Turk Broda, King Clancy, Charlie Conacher, Tim Horton, Red Kelly, Ted Kennedy, Dave Keon, Frank Mahovlich, Dickie Moore, ...