Hartford Whalers in History

Events in Sport

  • 1983-01-15 Hartford Whalers smallest crowd 4,812 (beat Devils) during blizzard
  • 1984-02-16 NJ Devils 1st OT goal, Jan Ludvig beats Hartford Whalers 6-5
  • 1985-11-02 LA Kings score 5 goals in a span of 5:37, the fastest in NHL team history; rout Hartford Whalers, 8-1 at Hartford Civic Center
  • 1997-04-13 Hartford Whalers last NHL game
  • 1997-05-06 NHL Hartford Whalers become Carolina Hurricanes

Birthdays in Sport

  • 1959-03-29 Brad McCrimmon, Canadian NHL defenseman (Hartford Whalers), born in Dodsland, Saskatchewan (d. 2011)
  • 1963-10-28 Kevin Dineen, Canadian NHL right wing, coach (Hartford Whalers, Philadelphia Flyers), born in Quebec City, Qu├ębec
  • 1965-04-06 Gerald Diduck, Edmonton, NHL defenseman (Hartford Whalers)
  • 1966-01-25 Paul Ranheim, NHL left wing (Hartford Whalers), born in St. Louis, Missouri
  • 1966-04-30 Jeff Brown, NHL defenseman (Hartford Whalers), born in Ottawa, Ontario
  • 1967-01-29 Sean Burke, Windsor, NHL goalie (Hartford Whalers)
  • 1967-02-27 Robert Kron, Brno Cze, NHL right wing (Hartford Whalers)
  • 1967-08-17 Nelson Emerson, Hamilton, NHL right wing (Hartford Whalers)
  • 1967-10-25 Kelly Chase, Porcupine Plain Ca, NHL right wing (Hartford Whalers)
  • 1967-11-23 Brian Glynn, Iserlohn Ger, NHL defenseman (Hartford Whalers)
  • 1968-05-19 Mark Janssens, Surrey, NHL center (Hartford Whalers)
  • 1968-07-08 Glen Featherstone, NHL defenseman (Hartford Whalers), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1968-10-02 Glen Wesley, Red Deer, NHL defenseman (Hartford Whalers)
  • 1969-01-15 Adam Burt, NHL defenseman (Hartford Whalers), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1969-07-23 Andrew Cassels, Canadian NHL center (Hartford Whalers), born in Bramalea, Ontario, Canada
  • 1970-02-03 Jason Muzzatti, NHL goalie (Hartford Whalers), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1971-05-26 Steven Rice, NHL right wing (Hartford Whalers), born in Kitchener, Ontario
  • 1972-02-01 Geoff Sanderson, Hay River, NHL left wing (Hartford Whalers)
  • 1973-03-25 Andrei Nikolishin, Vorkuta Russia, NHL center (Hartford Whalers)
  • 1976-02-23 Jeff O'Neill, Canadian NHL center (Hartford Whalers), born in Richmond Hill, Ontario