In 1972 Jack Kelley is named Whalers head coach and GM.
In 1972 New England Whalers team name is chosen.
In 1975 Whalers play their 200th WHA game, a 4-1 loss vs Phoenix.
In 1976 Don Borgeson records his 1st carrer Whalers goal vs Cincinnati.
In 1983 Larry Kish resigns as head coach and is replaced by GM Larry Pleau.
In 1984 Tony Currie plays his 1st Whalers game, recording 2 assists vs Montreal.
In 1987 Steve Weeks records his 4th career Whalers (7th NHL) shutout vs Toronto.
In 1988 Lindsay Carson plays his 1st career Whalers game vs Detroit.
In 1988 Neil Sheehy plays his first career Whalers game becoming the first non-goalie player to wear the number 0 vs Detroit.
In 1988 Mike Liut ties the Whalers (NHL) goaltending record for longest win streak at 5 games (starting on 1/16/88) vs Detroit.
In 1988 Dean Evason plays his 200th career NHL game vs Detroit.
In 1988 Whalers win their 250th NHL game, 2-1 vs Detroit.
In 1994 Sean Burke sets the Whalers (NHL) goaltending record for longest individual shoutout sequence (Home) at 187:58 (starting on 1/2/94) vs Boston.
In 1996 Kevin Dineen plays his 500th career Whalers game vs Buffalo.