Digital Archives | Oct 19, 1957 | 1:28

The Rocket reaches 500 goals

Maurice Richard scores the 500th goal of his regular-season career.

Now Playing on CBC Radio Help Refresh

CBC Radio One

Listen Live Ottawa change

CBC Radio 2

Listen Live Eastern change

CBC Radio 3

Listen Live Radio 3
Digital Archives - 1964: Brawny Baun goes for brokeApr 23, 1964 | 2:38Digital Archives 1964: Brawny Baun goes for broke Video
Digital Archives 1964: Brawny Baun goes for broke Apr 23, 1964 | 2:38After leaving the game with a broken leg, Leafs defenceman Bobby Baun returns to score an overtime winner in Game 6 of the Stanley Cup final.
Digital Archives - Howe hops over HortonApr 23, 1964 | 1:11Digital Archives Howe hops over Horton Video
Digital Archives Howe hops over Horton Apr 23, 1964 | 1:11Gordie Howe dodges a lunging Tim Horton to score in Game 6 of the 1964 Stanley Cup finals.
Digital Archives - Gordie Howe's long shotApr 16, 1963 | 0:53Digital Archives Gordie Howe's long shot Video
Digital Archives Gordie Howe's long shot Apr 16, 1963 | 0:53A slap shot from near the blue line nets yet another playoff goal for the Detroit winger.
Digital Archives - Gordie Howe: Mr. Hockey scores againApr 11, 1963 | 0:55Digital Archives Gordie Howe: Mr. Hockey scores again Video
Digital Archives Gordie Howe: Mr. Hockey scores again Apr 11, 1963 | 0:55In a 1963 Detroit-Toronto playoff series, Gordie Howe widens his team's lead.
Digital Archives - Punch Imlach's intermission thoughtsApr 15, 1962 | 2:14Digital Archives Punch Imlach's intermission thoughts Video
Digital Archives Punch Imlach's intermission thoughts Apr 15, 1962 | 2:14The coach of the Toronto Maple Leafs tells interviewer Ward Cornell his analysis of the game at intermission.
Digital Archives - The Rocket reaches 500 goalsOct 19, 1957 | 1:28Digital Archives The Rocket reaches 500 goals Video
Digital Archives The Rocket reaches 500 goals Oct 19, 1957 | 1:28Maurice Richard scores the 500th goal of his regular-season career.
Digital Archives - L'Affaire RichardMar 17, 1955 | 4:03Digital Archives L'Affaire Richard Video
Digital Archives L'Affaire Richard Mar 17, 1955 | 4:03Fans riot on Montreal streets after Maurice Richard is suspended for the rest of the season.
Digital Archives - The Rocket becomes NHL's all-time scoring leaderNov 8, 1952 | 0:34Digital Archives The Rocket becomes NHL's all-time scoring leader Video
Digital Archives The Rocket becomes NHL's all-time scoring leader Nov 8, 1952 | 0:34Maurice Richard breaks Nelson Stewart's record for most regular-season goals.
Digital Archives - First hockey game on TVOct 11, 1952 | 1:36Digital Archives First hockey game on TV Video
Digital Archives First hockey game on TV Oct 11, 1952 | 1:36A month after television debuts in Canada, the Montreal Canadiens play the first hockey game ever telecast.

2 of 2