Today in Blackhawks History: March 22, 1982

Thursday, 03.22.2012 / 8:32 AM CT
By Harvey Wittenberg - Web Contributor / The Blackhawks Blog
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Denis Savard in 1981-82, when he broke Bobby Hull's record of 107 points.

On this date in 1982, Denis Savard registered his 108th point of the season to eclipse Bobby Hull's team record, set in 1968-69 when he scored a career-high 58 goals. Savard finish the season with 119 points and a franchise-record 87 assists. He would go on to surpass that total twice, logging 121 points the following season and 131 points (44G, 87A) in 1987-88, which still stands as the Blackhawks' all-time record.