On October 17, 1992 Los Angeles Kings forward Jari Kurri scores his 500th career goal against the Boston Bruins
THIS DATE IN HISTORY: OCTOBER 17
1992:Jari Kurri becomes the first player trained in Europe (and the 18th player in NHL history) to score 500 goals. The milestone comes when the Finland-born forward hits the empty net to clinch the Los Angeles Kings' 8-6 victory against the Boston Bruins at the Forum in Inglewood, California.
2017: The Vegas Golden Knights score four goals in the first period and defeat the Arizona Coyotes 5-2 at T-Mobile Arena in their home opener, becoming the first expansion team to win its first three games.