In 1980 Don Nachbaur plays his 1st career NHL game vs St. Louis. In 1980 Mark Howe scores his 1st career NHL hat trick vs St. Louis.
In 1980 Mark Howe becomes the NHL's 1st defensman to score 2 short-handed goals in a period and only the 5th defensman to score 3 goals in a period vs St. Louis.
In 1980 Mickey Volcan plays his 1st career NHL game vs St. Louis.
In 1983 Mike Zuke scores his 1st career Whalers goal vs Boston.
In 1983 Sylvain Turgeon recoreds his 1st NHL point (an assist) vs Boston.
In 1993 Jim Sandlak scores his 1st career Whalers goal vs Philadelphia.
In 1993 Chris Pronger collects his 1st career NHL point (an assist) vs Philadelphia.
In 1984 Wally Weir is claimed off waivers from Quebec.
In 1984 Dave Lumley is claimed off waivers from Edmonton.
In 1989 Daryl Reaugh signs a free agent contract.
In 1989 Steve Dykstra signs a free agent contract.
In 1992 Michel Picard is traded to San Jose for "future considerations".
In 1996 Keith Primeau and Paul Coffey are aquired from Detroit for Brendan Shanahan and Brian Glynn.