• Gordie Howe surpasses Maurice Richard as the NHL's all-time leading goal scorer, registering his 545th career tally on November 10th in a 3-0 Detroit win over the Montreal Canadiens. Red Wings goalie Terry Sawchuck also tied George Hainsworth with his 94th career shutout in that game.

• Sawchuck would break Hainsworth's career shutout record on January 18th with a 2-0 win over those same Canadiens.

• The Toronto Maple Leafs win their third straight Stanley Cup, beating the Red Wings in seven games.

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