The Kings' Wayne Gretzky scores with 53 seconds left in the third against his former Edmonton team to become the NHL's all-time leading scorer with 1,851 points. The Kings win in OT in Edmonton, 5-4, on another goal by the Great One.
For the second straight year, the Canadiens sweep the Stanley Cup Finals. This time they defeat the Bruins, 2-1, in Game 4 in Boston on Jacques Lemaire's overtime goal. Montreal is the first team to win 20 Stanley Cups.