1969: Minnesota North Stars claimed Charlie Burns from Pittsburgh in the Intra-League draft.
1969: Former NHL center Kip Miller born in Lansing, Mich. Miller played in the NHL 1990-91 through 2003-04 with Quebec, the Minnesota North Stars, San Jose, the New York Islanders, Chicago, the Pittsburgh Penguins, Anaheim and Washington.
1980: NHL Hockey Hall of Fame named it's newest members: Harry Lumley, Lynn Patrick and former Minnesota North Star goaltender - Gump Worsley, who was working as a North Stars scout at the time.
1988: In the NHL Entry draft held in Montreal, the Minnesota North Stars used the #1 overall pick to select Mike Modano.
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