moments 100-91

moments 90-81

moments 80-71

moments 70-61

moments 60-51

moments 50-41

moments 40-31

moments 30-21

moments 20-11

moments 10-1

80NHL50 in 39

Date / Dec 30, 1981

Location / Northlands Coliseum | Edmonton, Canada

Moment / Wayne Gretzky scored 50 goals in the first 39 games of the 1981-82 season, easily surpassing the "50 goals in 50 games" benchmark.

Impact / Gretzky became the fastest-ever NHL player to score 50 goals in a season, a record that still stands.