1976: The two-time defending Stanley Cup-champion Philadelphia Flyers become the first NHL team to defeat the Soviet Union's Central Red Army team when they win 4-1 in front of 17,007 fans at the Spectrum.
Ovechkin fifth-quickest to reach 500-goal milestone
Jan 10, 2016: Washington Capitals Alex Ovechkin joins elite company when he becomes the 5th-quickest NHL player to reach the 500-goal milestone
THIS DATE IN HISTORY: Jan. 10
2016: Washington Capitals forward Alex Ovechkin becomes the fifth-fastest player in NHL history, and the first born in Russia, to score 500 goals. The milestone comes when he scores a power-play goal at 16:19 of the second period in the Capitals' 7-1 victory against the visiting Ottawa Senators.