On This Day

What Happened on December 17, 1958

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Ted Lindsay becomes highest scoring left wing in NHL history, passing Aurel Joliat who retired with 270; scores twice and adds an assist In Chicago Black Hawks' 5-2 win over the Boston Bruins at Chicago Stadium

NHL Star Ted Lindsay
NHL Star
Ted Lindsay

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