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Today is Tuesday January 24th 2017.
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GAMES
Sean Burke
Sean Burke
TYPE DATE ARENA TEAM GF GA OT RESULT ATTENDANCE
Regular Season
1/24/1973
BG
Winnipeg Jets
6
1

Win
10,498
Regular Season
1/24/1975
AWAY
Phoenix Roadrunners
1
4

Loss
6,662
Regular Season
1/24/1976
AWAY
Cincinnati Stingers
3
6

Loss
10,676
Regular Season
1/24/1980
SCC
Montreal Canadiens
2
7

Loss

Regular Season
1/24/1981
AWAY
Toronto Maple Leafs
4
7

Loss

Regular Season
1/24/1984
AWAY
Montreal Canadiens
7
7
OT
Tie

Regular Season
1/24/1987
AWAY
Toronto Maple Leafs
3
0

Win

Regular Season
1/24/1988
HCC
Detroit Red Wings
2
1
OT
Win

Regular Season
1/24/1991
AWAY
Boston Bruins
0
3

Loss

Regular Season
1/24/1993
AWAY
Philadelphia Flyers
4
5
OT
Loss
17,216
Regular Season
1/24/1994
HCC
Boston Bruins
1
2

Loss
14,036
Regular Season
1/24/1996
AWAY
Buffalo Sabres
2
4

Loss
12,808
Regular Season
1/24/1997
HCC
New York Islanders
2
5

Loss
14,619
HIGHLIGHTS
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.
TRANSACTIONS
In 1992 Steve Konroyd is acquired from Chicago for Rob Brown.
In 1994 Todd Harkins is acquired from Calgary for Scott Morrow.
BIRTHDAYS
In 1960 Mark Reeds was born in Burlington, ONT