1942: Bill Cowley picked up two assists to become the NHL's all time leader in career assists, in a 6-4 Bruins win over the Black Hawks, at Chicago Stadium. The two assists gave Cowley 258 in his career, two more than Frank Boucher.
1986 Pat Riggin gained his first Bruins' shutout to lead Boston to a 4-0 win over the visiting Buffalo Sabres. It was the 11th (and final) career shutout for Riggin.
1973 Boston's Bobby Orr scored his 163rd career goal (in his 428th game), to break the NHL career record for goals by a defenseman, set by Red Kelly (in 846 games). Bruins lost 4-2, at St. Louis.