Firsts

 

Ron Handy, scored first Blades goal

First GameOctober 5, 1990
First Starting Line Up G-Randy Exelby D-Cam Plante, Claude Julien C-Rick Barkovich RW-Mike Hiltner LW-Darin Smith
First Win October 24, 1990 vs. Salt Lake Golden Eagles
First GoalRon Handy; October 10, 1990 vs. Peoria Rivermen (11:48, 1st period)
First AssistKurt Semandel; October 10, 1990 vs. Peoria Rivermen (11:48, 1st period)
First Minor PenaltyJim Latos; October 5, 1990 vs. Phoenix Roadrunners (3:34, 1st period)
First Misconduct PenaltyJeff Odgers; October 5, 1990 vs. Phoenix Roadrunners (13:09, 1st period)
First Power-Play GoalMike Kelfer; October 17, 1990 vs. Kalamazoo Wings (2:10, 1st period)
First Short-Handed GoalMike Hiltner; December 19, 1990 vs. Salt Lake Golden Eagles (2:47, 2nd period)
First Game-Winning GoalMike Kelfer; October 24, 1990 vs. Salt Lake Golden Eagles (5:36, 2nd period)
First Shutout Brian Hayward; December 13, 1991 vs. San Diego Gulls
First Hat TrickRon Handy; October 12, 1990 vs. Peoria Rivermen
First Playoff GameApril 10, 1992 vs. Salt Lake Golden Eagles (5-3 BLADES WIN)

 

Randy Exelby, Blades first-ever starting goaltender

Last updated October 13, 2015