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The history of the nhl

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  • 1. *
  • 2. * The NHL we know today used to be the NHA (National Hockey Association) but the NHA was dissolved when financial disputes began with an owner named Eddie Livingstone.* The NHL went through a lot of ups and downs during th Great Depression and World War Two, leaving it with only six teams in 1942.* The first player to score 50 goals in a season was Maurice Richard in the 1944-45 season* Willie O’Ree broke the league’s color barrier when suiting up for the Bruins in 1958.* Teemu Selanne currently holds the record for most goals in a rookie season, with 76 goals in 82 games, which is also tied for third for most goals in a season. *
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  • 4. * Wayne Gretzky-4 Stanley Cups, multiple scoring titles, and holds all league scoring records.* Bobby Orr-4 Norris trophies, Calder Memorial, 2 Hart Memorials, and an Art Ross. Only defensemen to win an Art Ross.* Teemu Selanne-One Cup, first Richard winner, Calder Memorial, Lady Byng, and a Masterton award. All-time leading scorer in international hockey. *
  • 5. Percentage of NHL players by country 4% 18 % Canada USA 54 % Europe Other 24 %
  • 6. *American ice is ”shorter,” but wider.*European leagues are less physical.*European leagues have less games in a year.*The NHL encourages fighting in games, while the only Euro league to do so is the KHL. *
  • 7. *Salary cap.*Higher scoring rate.*Interference called more often. Before the lockout, it was a ”dead puck era.” Players who had great amounts of skill would just be pulled down to ice before they could score. *
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