Selanne scores 500th goal
November 22, 2006
DENVER (AP) — Teemu Selanne of the Anaheim Ducks scored his 500th career goal Wednesday night against the Colorado Avalanche.
Selanne sent a wrist shot past goalie Jose Theodore
at 14:54 of the second period. Andy McDonald
set up the goal with a cross-ice pass.
The 36-year-old Selanne became the 36th player in NHL history to reach the milestone. He joined Jari Kurri as the only Finnish-born NHL players to score 500 goals.