The first NHL game ever


WORLD'S FIRST NHL GAME
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When was the world's first NHL game?

The National Hockey League was formed on November 26, 1917 and the first NHL season began on December 19, 1917.

There were two games held on December 19, 1917.

Game one had the Montreal Wanderers defeat the Toronto Arenas, 10-9 and saw Dave Ritchie of Montreal score the first goal in NHL history, an event that was witnessed by a lowly 700 fans.

In the second game the Montreal Canadiens defeated the Ottawa Senators, 7-4.


The 1917-18 Montreal Wanderers


The first NHL game ever

The first NHL game ever

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