On This Day

What Happened on April 11, 1989

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1st playoff goal scored by a goalie, Ron Hextall of Philadelphia

NHL Goalie Ron Hextall
NHL Goalie
Ron Hextall
  • Flyers, scores short-handed into an empty net beating Caps 8-5

Famous Deaths

  • Henk van Galen Last, Dutch journalist, dies at 68