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10/5/1983 Sylvain Turgeon plays his 1st NHL game vs Buffalo. 
10/9/1983 Sylvain Turgeon recoreds his 1st NHL point (an assist) vs Boston. 
10/15/1983 Sylvain Turgeon scores his 1st NHL goal vs Pittsburgh. 
3/18/1984 Sylvain Turgeon ties the Whalers rookie goal scoring record (Terry Caffery 72/73, George Lyle 76/77 ) with his 39th of the season vs the New York Islanders. 
3/21/1984 Sylvain Turgeon ties the Whalers rookie points record (Ron Francis 81/82) with his 68th of the season (an assist) vs Edmonton. 
3/25/1984 Sylvain Turgeon scores his 40th NHL goal - leading all NHL rookies and setting the Whalers franchise record for goals in a season by a rookie vs Quebec. 
3/25/1984 Sylvain Turgeon breaks the Whalers rookie points record (Ron Francis 81/82) with his 69th of the season (an assist) vs Quebec. 
3/31/1984 Sylvain Turgeon is named The Hockey News player of the week. 
3/31/1984 Sylvain Turgeon records two assists setting the Whalers NHL record for points in a season with his 72nd vs the New York Ranges. 
4/1/1984 Sylvain Turgeon is named Hockey News Player of the Week. 
6/8/1984 Sylvain Turgeon is named to the NHL All-Rookie team. 
3/3/1985 Sylvain Turgeon scores his 1st NHL hat trick vs Vancouver. 
3/30/1985 Sylvain Turgeon scores his 31st goal of the season to lead the Whalers vs Buffalo. 
12/18/1985 Sylvain Turgeon scores his 2nd NHL hat trick vs Calgary. 
1/21/1986 Ron Francis is named to the 1986 All-Star game. A fractured ankle will prevent him from playing and Sylvain Turgeon is later named as his replacement. 
1/24/1986 Sylvain Turgeon is named to the 1986 All-Star game replacing the injured Ron Francis. 
2/1/1986 Sylvain Turgeon scores his 100th NHL goal vs the New York Rangers. 
2/4/1986 Sylvain Turgeon represents the Whalers (replacing the injured Ron Francis), recording 2 assists in the 1986 NHL All-Star game in Hartford. 
3/1/1986 Sylvain Turgeon collects his 200th NHL point (an assist) vs Pittsburgh. 
3/7/1986 Sylvain Turgeon scores his 40th goal of the season (his 2nd 40 goal season) vs Buffalo. 
3/29/1986 Sylvain Turgeon scores his team leading and career high 45th goal of the season vs Washington. 
4/1/1986 Sylvain Turgeon scores his team leading and career high 79th point of the season (his career high 34th assist) vs Buffalo. 
4/9/1986 Sylvain Turgeon scores his 1st NHL playoff goal - the overtime game winner in his 1st playoff game, giving the Whalers their 1st (and only) NHL playoff series win vs Quebec. 
3/28/1987 Sylvain Turgeon scores his 3rd NHL hat trick vs Pittsburgh. 
3/28/1987 Sylvain Turgeon sets the Whalers (NHL) record for fastest 2 goals scored by one player at 6 seconds vs Pittsburgh. 
10/17/1987 Sylvain Turgeon scores with 1 minute and 1 second left in overtime vs New Jersey. 
4/1/1989 Sylvain Turgeon his 178th (and final) Whalers goal vs Chicago. 
4/8/1989 Sylvain Turgeon records his 338th (and last) Whalers point (an assist, 10th playoff) vs Montreal. 
4/9/1989 Sylvain Turgeon plays his 395th (and last) Whalers game (25th playoff) vs Montreal.