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The Hartford Whalers From Beginning To End

In Connecticut, there has been only one professional hockey team in the state's history: the Hartford Whalers. The team joined the NHL when the league expanded in June of 1979 and called Hartford home until relocating to North Carolina. The team created a history of memories, fans and Connecticut pride that stretched beyond the state's borders. With their final game played on April 13, 1997, here is a look back at Hartford Whaler hockey.

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