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1968 – Born February 3 in Prague, Czechoslovakia.            – Retired professional ice hockey defenseman.   1985-1991 – Played with Sparta Praha and Dukla Jihlava.            – He competed at the 1986 European Junior Championships and was selected to the tournament all-star team.          – Chosen 77th overall in ..

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  1965 – He was born on May 9 of this year in Cranbrook, British Columbia, Canada. He grew up in the Ottawa suburb of Nepean, Ontario.   1983 – He was runner up for the Calder Trophy to Tom Barrasso and was selected to the NHL All-Rookie Team.   1986 – He is the ..

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1972 – Keith Matthew Tkachuk, born on the 28th of March in Melrose, Massachusetts. He is an American professional ice hockey player in the National Hockey League. 1990 – He was drafted in the first round (19th overall) in the entry draft by the Winnipeg Jets. 1991 – 1992 – Played collegiate hockey at Boston ..

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Rhéaume, Manon

1972 – Born on February 24th in Lac Beauport, Québec, Canada. Manon Rheaume was the first woman to play in a Junior A men’s hockey game. 1991 – She played one game for Trois-Rivieres of the QMJHL during the season. 1992-1994 – She was the goaltender for the Women’s Canadian National Team at the Women’s ..

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1948 – Born in Parry Sound, Ontario Canada on the 20th of March.   1966-1976 – Played for the Boston Bruins.   1970 – Only player in history to win four major NHL awards in one season.            – He led the Bruins in a march through the playoffs that culminated on May ..

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1935 – Born on the 15th of October in Fredericton New Brunswick, Canada. 1958 – He became the the first black player in Ice Hockey league history. 1961 – He played in only two games that year, and came back to play 43 games.        – He won two scoring titles in the Western Hockey ..

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1961 – Mark "The Moose" Messier  was born on January 18th in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. 1979 – He began his professional hockey career in the World Hockey Association (WHA) and was drafted by the Edmonton Oilers in the 2nd round, 48th overall. 1982 – By his third year in the NHL, Messier was a bonafide ..

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1965 – Born on the 5th of October, in Montreal, Canada. 1983-1984 – He led the team to two league championships, on his way to becoming the highest-scoring junior player of all time.          – He was the team’s first pick in the National Hockey League (NHL) draft and was Rookie of the Year. ..

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1972 – He was born on the 15th day of February this year in Kladno, Czechoslovakia, now Czech Republic. Jagr wears the number 68 in honor of the Prague Spring rebellion that occurred in Czechoslovakia in 1968, also the year in which his grandfather died while in prison.   1975 – He began skating at ..

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1928 – Born on the 31st of March in Floral, Saskatchewan, Canada. 1946 – Made his NHL debut at the age of 18, playing right wing for the Detroit Red Wings. 1948 – 1956 – He led Detroit to four Stanley Cups and to first place in regular season play for seven consecutive years. 1953 ..

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