The “Rocket” was the most prolific goal-scorer of his era, the first to achieve the feat of 50 goals in 50 games.
He retired as the NHL's all-time leading scorer.
Richard was the first to score 50 goals in one season (the 1944–45 NHL season), doing so in 50 games, and the first to score 500 goals in a career.
is a retired Canadian professional ice hockey player and currently the general manager of the Tampa Bay Lightning of the National Hockey League.
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was a Canadian professional ice hockey player who played for the Montreal Canadiens of the National Hockey League (NHL) from 1942 to 1960.