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Geoff Sanderson
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3/30/1991 Geoff Sanderson plays his 1st NHL game, becoming the 7th Whalers rookie to score his 1st goal in his 1st game vs Buffalo. 
10/14/1991 Geoff Sanderson scores his 1st game winning goal vs Montreal. 
3/5/1992 Geoff Sanderson changes his jersey number from 13 to 8. 
5/1/1992 Geoff Sanderson scores the game tying goal, sending game 7 vs Montreal into double overtime. 
11/28/1992 Geoff Sanderson scores his 1st NHL hat trick (scoring on all three of his shots in the game) vs Boston. 
12/27/1992 Geoff Sanderson plays in his 100th NHL game, scoring a goal at New Jersey. 
2/21/1993 Geoff Sanderson scores his 2nd NHL hat trick vs Pittsburgh. 
3/24/1993 Geoff Sanderson scores his 40th goal of the season vs Montreal, becoming the Whalers 7th NHL 40 goal scorer. 
4/5/1993 Geoff Sanderson sets the Whalers record for most power play goals in a season with his 21st vs the New York Rangers. 
4/13/1993 Geoff Sanderson scores his 46th goal of the season (setting his career high) vs the New York Islanders. 
12/1/1993 Geoff Sanderson scores the 6,000th goal in Whalers franchise history vs Detroit. 
12/26/1993 Geoff Sanderson scores his 1st NHL overtime goal vs Ottawa. 
1/22/1994 Geoff Sanderson represents the Whalers, recording an assist in the 1994 NHL All-Star game in New York. 
2/4/1994 Geoff Sanderson plays in his 200th NHL game, scoring a goal vs Winnipeg. 
4/7/1994 Geoff Sanderson scores his 100th NHL goal (his 40th of the season) at Quebec. 
2/15/1995 Geoff Sanderson scores his 3rd NHL hat trick (a natural) vs Montreal. 
2/28/1995 Geoff Sanderson collects his 200th NHL point at Ottawa. 
4/20/1995 Geoff Sanderson records his 100th NHL assist vs the New York Rangers. 
12/2/1995 Geoff Sanderson plays his 300th NHL game vs Florida. 
12/28/1995 Geoff Sanderson scores his 4th NHL hat trick vs Pittsburgh. 
3/2/1996 Geoff Sanderson scores his 5th NHL hat trick vs Florida. 
11/8/1996 Geoff Sanderson records 300th NHL point (an assist) vs Detroit. 
12/8/1996 Geoff Sanderson is named NHL player of the week with 4 goals and 2 assists in three games. 
1/18/1997 Geoff Sanderson represents the Whalers, scoring a goal in the 1997 NHL All-Star game in San Jose. 
4/9/1997 Geoff Sanderson scores his 189th (and final) Whalers goal vs Ottawa. 
4/13/1997 Geoff Sanderson plays his 439th (and final) Whalers game recording his 352nd Whalers point (an assist) vs Tampa Bay. 
4/13/1997 Kevin Dineen scores the final goal in Whalers history (assisted by Geoff Sanderson and Andrew Cassels) in a 2-1 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning. The Hartford Whalers are no more…