Jaromir Jagr of the Florida Panthers continues to climb up the ranks of the NHL's top all-time goal-scorers. Jagr moved into third place on the all-time list Saturday, when he scored his 742nd regular-season goal, against the Winnipeg Jets. The Panthers are his eighth NHL team. Here are some more facts and figures on the top-10 goal-scorers in NHL history:
Wayne Gretzky -- The Great One scored 894 goals in 1,487 NHL games. He had 583 goals for the Edmonton Oilers, 246 for the Los Angeles Kings, eight for the St. Louis Blues and 57 for the New York Rangers before retiring after the 1998-99 season. Gretzky became the NHL's all-time leading goal-scorer on March 23, 1994, when he scored No. 802 in the Kings' 6-3 loss to the Vancouver Canucks. Gretzky scored his final NHL goal on March 29, 1999 against Wade Flaherty of the New York Islanders.
Gordie Howe -- Mr. Hockey scored 801 goals in 1,767 NHL games. The first 786 came during his 25 seasons with the Detroit Red Wings; the last 15 were scored with the Hartford Whalers in 1979-80. A five-time 40-goal scorer, he also led the NHL in goals five times. In 1952-53, Howe scored a career-high 49 goals in 70 games. Howe scored his final goal in a Stanley Cup Playoff game for the Whalers against the Montreal Canadiens on April 9, 1980. His son, Mark, earned the assist.
Jaromir Jagr -- Passed Brett Hull for third when he scored his 742nd goal. Jagr, who has 20 goals this season, has played 1,606 games for eight teams during his NHL career. He scored 439 goals for the Pittsburgh Penguins, 83 for the Washington Capitals, 124 for the Rangers, 19 for the Philadelphia Flyers, 14 for the Dallas Stars, two in 11 games for the Boston Bruins, 35 for the New Jersey Devils, and 26 for the Panthers, who acquired him on Feb. 26, 2015.
Video: WPG@FLA: Jagr scores 742nd goal to move ahead of Hull
Brett Hull -- The son of Hockey Hall of Fame member Bobby Hull retired in October 2005 with 741 goals in 1,269 games for five teams. Hull started his NHL career with the Calgary Flames in 1986-87, scoring 26 goals in 52 games, but on March 7, 1988, was traded to St. Louis, where he scored 527 goals in 744 games with the Blues. Hull had 95 goals for the Stars, 92 for the Red Wings, and finished his career with the Phoenix Coyotes, going five games without a goal. He passed Marcel Dionne on the all-time scoring list on Dec. 9, 2003, when he scored an overtime goal for the Red Wings to defeat the Kings. Hull scored his final regular-season goal against Jean-Sebastien Giguere of the Mighty Ducks of Anaheim on March 21, 2004.
Marcel Dionne -- Scored 731 goals with three teams in 1,348 games. He began his career with the Red Wings, scoring 139 goals in 309 games before he was traded to the Kings on June 23, 1975. Dionne scored 550 goals in 921 games for Los Angeles before playing his final 118 NHL games with the Rangers, scoring 42 goals. The last one came on Jan. 7, 1989 against Kelly Hrudey of the Islanders.
Phil Esposito -- The older brother of Hall of Fame goaltender Tony Esposito scored 717 goals in 1,282 games for three teams. Phil Esposito began his career with 74 goals in 235 games with the Chicago Blackhawks. On May 15, 1967, he was traded to Boston, where he scored 459 goals in 625 games during eight-plus seasons. The Bruins traded him to the Rangers on Nov. 7, 1975, and he scored 184 goals in 422 games for New York. Esposito was second to Howe when he retired in 1981; he dropped to sixth on all-time list on March 19, 2015 when Jagr scored career goal No. 718, beating Petr Mrazek of the Red Wings.
Mike Gartner - Speed helped Gartner score 708 goals in 1,432 NHL games for five teams. Gartner had 397 in 758 games after joining the Capitals in 1979. On March 7, 1989, he was traded to the Minnesota North Stars, for whom he scored 41 goals in 80 games. Minnesota sent him to the Rangers on March 6, 1990, and he scored 173 goals in 322 games for New York. After being traded by the Rangers to the Toronto Maple Leafs on March 21, 1994, he scored 53 goals in 130 games. Gartner finished his career with the Coyotes, scoring 44 goals in 142 games. His final regular-season goal came on March 22, 1998, against goalie Mike Vernon of the San Jose Sharks. Gartner and Dionne are the only players among the top-10 goal-scorers never to win the Stanley Cup.
Video: WPG@FLA: Jagr scores 741st goal to tie Hull
Mark Messier -- The sixth member of the Top 10 to play for the Rangers, Messier scored 694 goals in 1,756 NHL games. In 12 seasons with the Edmonton Oilers, he scored 392 goals in 851 games. The Oilers traded him to the Rangers on Oct. 4, 1991, and he scored 183 goals in six seasons for New York. Messier signed with the Canucks as a free agent after the 1996-97 season and he scored 52 goals in 207 games. After returning to the Rangers for the 2000-01 season, he scored 67 goals in 277 games. His final goal came in the last game of his career, against Martin Biron and the Buffalo Sabres on March 31, 2004.
Steve Yzerman -- One of two players in the top 10 who spent his entire career with one team, Yzerman scored 692 goals in 1,514 games during 22 seasons. He scored 60 or more goals twice (65 in 1988-89, 62 in 1989-90) and had 50 or more five times. His final regular-season goal came on April 3, 2006, against Miikka Kiprusoff and the Flames.
Mario Lemieux -- Like Yzerman, Lemieux spent his entire NHL career with one team, scoring 690 goals in 915 games for the Penguins. He is the only player among the top-10 goal scorers to skate in fewer than 1,000 games. Lemieux scored 40 or more goals in his first six seasons, and scored 50 or more goals six times. He had 70 goals in the 1987-88 season, and followed that with 85 goals (and 114 assists) in 1988-89. Lemieux scored 69 goals in 1992-93 and again in 1995-96. His final goal came on Nov. 10, 2005 against Jose Theodore and the Canadiens.