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.
Mario Lemieux of the Pittsburgh Penguins becomes only the second player in NHL history (Wayne Gretzky is the other) to score 50 goals in less than 50 games. Lemieux scores goal No. 50 in his 44th game, a 7-3 loss to the Winnipeg Jets.