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On This Day in Red Wings' History...

by Staff Writer / Detroit Red Wings

(Photo by Detroit Red Wings Archive)


On April 9,


1907: Hall of Fame member Ebbie Goodfellow was born on this day in Ottawa, Ontario.

1988: Forward Petr Klima (left) scores the Red Wings’ first-ever playoff goal on a penalty shot, beating Toronto’s Allan Bester, en route to a 6-3 win in Game 3 of their first-round series.


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