June 16, 2013
This Day In Hockey History: June 16th
1989 - St. Louis Blues signed free agent goaltender Curtis Joseph, following one season of collegiate hockey at Wisconsin University.
1990 - Buffalo Sabres traded Phil Housley, Scott Arniel Jeff Parker and a first round draft pick (Keith Tkachuk) to the Winnipeg Jets in exchange for Dale Hawerchuk and a first round draft pick (Brad May).
1990 - Calgary traded Joey Mullen to Pittsburgh in exchange for the Penguins' second round choice (Nicolas Perreault) in the 1990 Entry Draft.
1998 - Detroit beat the Capitals 4-1 in Game 4 of the Finals for the Red Wings 2nd straight sweep in the Stanley Cup Finals.
1998 - With Detroit's Stanley Cup championship Scotty Bowman tied Toe Blake's coaching record with 8 Stanley Cup Championships.
Happy Birthday to Roger Nielson, Steve Larmer, Tom Fergus, Rick Nash, Dainius Zubrus, Derek Sanderson, Kevin Bieksa, Barry Cullen, Claire Alexander, Tony White, Mike Moller, Nikita Nikitin and Chris McAllister
Posted by Joe Pelletier at 2:55 am