On This Date In Chicago Blackhawks History

By Keith Schultz

Oct 22, 2011; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Blackhawks legends Bobby Hull (left) and Stan Mikita (right) are honored with bronze statues outside of the United Center before the game between the Chicago Blackhawks and the Colorado Avalanche. Mandatory Credit: Rob Grabowski-USA TODAY Sports

On this date in Chicago Blackhawks history,

On December 6, 1967 Stan Mikita collected his first of two four goal games of his great Chicago Blackhawks career.  Mikita scored 541 times wearing a Blackhawks sweater which ranks him 2nd all-time trailing only Bobby Hull. Mikita holds the records for games played, assists, and points in a Blackhawks career.

One of the All-time greats had a great night on this date 45 years ago today.

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