1948 Former NHL defenseman Barry Gibbs born in Lloydminster, Sask. Gibbs played in the NHL 1967-68 through 1979-80 with Boston, Minnesota, Atlanta, St. Louis and Los Angeles.
1945 Former NHL defenseman John Arbour born in Niagara Falls, Ont. Arbour played in the NHL 1965-66 through 1971-72 with Boston, Pittsburgh, Vancouver and St. Louis.
1961 Former NHL center Steve Kasper born in Montreal, Que. Kasper played in the NHL 1980-81 thru 1992-93 with Boston, Los Angeles, Philadelphia and Tampa Bay.
1997 Boston Bruins acquired Robert Lang from Pittsburgh, during the annual NHL Waiver Draft.
1956 Former NHL center Bob Miller born in Medford, Mass. Miller played in the NHL 1977-78 through 1981-82 with Boston, the Colorado Rockies and Los Angeles.