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redbird89
02-05-2009, 04:51 PM
February 5
NHL TRIVIA
Who was the first goaltender in NHL history to win the Hart Memorial Trophy as regular sason MVP?
A: Roy "Shrimp" Worters of the New York Americans in 1928-1929

February 6
NHL FACT
On October 8, 2007, Edmonton Oilers rookie Andrew Cogliano scored his first career goal in a 4-2 loss against the Detroit Red Wings at Joe Louis Arena. He scored against goaltender Dominik Hasek at 19:50 of the second period, with assists from Joni Pitkanen and Robert Nilsson, to cut Detroit's lead to 3-2.

February 7/8
BLUES TRIVIA
Who did the Blues trade to Boston to acquire Brad Boyes on February 27, 2007?

February 9
NHL FACT
On October 2, 2007, Bobby Holik was named the new captain of the Atlanta Thrashers, and Niclas Havelid, Marian Hossa, Ilya Kovalchuk and Vyacheslav Hozlov were named alternate captains on a rotating basis.

February 10
NHL TRIVIA
Which four players scored two goals each for the Western Conference at the 55th NHL All-Star Game on January 24, 2007 at the American Airlines Center in Dallas?
A: Yanic Perrault (Phoenix), Brian Rolston (Minnesota), Rick Nash (Columbus), and Martin Havlat (Chicago).

February 11
NHL FACT
On October 11, 1986, Kent Nilsson of the Minnesota North Stars scored the first goal only 10 seconds into the season-opening game against the Quebec Nordiques at Le Colisee.