May 02, 2013
This Day In Hockey History: May 2nd
1967 - Toronto beat Montreal 3-1 in Game Six of the Finals, to become the 1967 Stanley Cup Champions -- in the last Stanley Cup series among the "original six" NHL teams.
1985 - Peter Stastny scored at 2:22 of overtime to give the Quebec Nordiques a 3-2 win over Montreal, in Game Seven of the Adams Division Finals in Montreal.
1987 - Bobby Smith scored a goal and added two assists to lead the Canadiens to a 5-3 win over the Quebec Nordiques in Game 7 of the Adams Division Finals, in Montreal.
2004 - Philadelphia's Keith Primeau scored his first career playoff hat trick and added an assist in a 7-2 win over the visiting Toronto Maple Leafs, in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Semi-Finals.
Happy Birthday to Brad Richards, Darren Turcotte, Jason Chimera, Greg Terrion, Real Chevrefils, Dave Hutchison, Ryan and Kris Russell, Mike Weaver, Paul Evans, Roman Lyashenko, Brett Connolly and Frank Caprice.
Posted by Joe Pelletier at 1:28 am