The fastest-ever NHL player to score 50 goals in a season
Scoring 5 goals for the Edmonton Oilers against the Philadelphia Flyers, Wayne Gretzky became the 1st player to score 50 goals in a single season. He scored 50 goals in only 39 games. He then finished the NHL season with a record 92 goals.
Gretzky's 5 Goals to make it 50 in 39 Games
Wayne Gretzky Empty Net Goal (50 in 39) - Dec.30,1981
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