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03/04/1988 Mario Lemieux wins NHL scoring title, stopping Gretzky


Mario Lemieux scored 100 points 10 different times

By the 1987–88 season, Wayne Gretzky had won seven consecutive Art Ross Trophies for leading the league in points. That season, fuelled by his Canada Cup experience, Lemieux scored 168 points and won his first NHL scoring title. He also won his first Hart Memorial Trophy as the league's Most Valuable Player to his team.