Humble Beginnings

Tom Rowe

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Tom Rowe scored his first NHL goal on his first shift of his first NHL game. A Massachusetts boy, Rowe turned the trick against the Bruins in Boston Garden, beating future Hall of Famer Gerry Cheevers. In 1978-79, Rowe scored 31 goals for the Capitals and became the first American-born NHL player to reach the 30-goal plateau.



The Players

Bobby Carpenter  
Guy Charron  
Rick Green  
Al Jenson  
Yvon Labre  
Dennis Maruk  
Ryan Walter  
Ace Bailey  
Michael Belhumeur  
Edburg & Svensson  
Greg Joly  
Ron Low  
Marson & Riley  
Bill Mikkelson  
Doug Mohns  
Bryan Watson  
Tommy Williams  
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Pierre Bouchard  
Denis Depere  
Stan Gilbertson  
Archie Henderson  
Ron Lalonde  
Gord Lane  
Mike Palmateer  
Robert Picard  
Nelson Pyatt  
Tom Rowe