Profession: NHL Star
Why Famous: One of the most dominant players in the league, he was best known for his exceptional skating speed. Considered one of the first stars of the NHL, he won three Stanley Cups with the Montreal Canadiens.
- 1932-03-17 Montreal Canadiens center Howie Morenz registers his 334th career point with an assist in a 10-4 win v NY Americans; passes Cy Denneny as NHL leader for career points
- 1933-12-23 Montreal Canadiens center Howie Morenz scores in 3-0 win v Detroit Red Wings; his NHL record 249th career goal