Rumors emerge of Serge Savard becoming the Montreal Canadiens Sr. VP.
Though not a coring milestone, April 8, 1952 may have been the night of Maurice Richard's greatest goal. Here's a look back on that historic night.
|- 1, Montreal Short-Handed Goal - Tomas Plekanec (17), unassisted at 3:20. Penalties - Blake Geoffrion, Montreal (Boarding), 2:12; Josh Gorges, Montreal (Delaying Game-Puck over glass), 3:11; Phil Kessel, Toronto (Too many men/ice - bench), 15:26; Rene Bourque, Montreal (Tripping), 18:06.|
|- 2, Montreal Goal - Max Pacioretty (33), from Josh Gorges at 1:18. Penalties - Mike Blunden, Montreal (Interference), 6:20; Blake Geoffrion, Montreal (Roughing), 6:20; Dion Phaneuf, Toronto (Roughing), 6:20; Tim Connolly, Toronto (Tripping), 13:14; P.K. Subban, Montreal (Interference), 14:55; John-Michael Liles, Toronto (Holding), 16:52.|
|- 3, Toronto Goal - Dion Phaneuf (12), from Mikhail Grabovski and Clarke MacArthur at :25. 4, Montreal Goal - Erik Cole (35), from Max Pacioretty at 4:07. 5, Montreal Empty Net Goal - Brad Staubitz, unassisted at 18:02.|