MacKinnon surpasses Gretzky in point streak

No matter the record, it's impressive to even be in the same category as Wayne Gretzky. It's another thing to be ahead of 'The Great One'.

Nathan MacKinnon recorded a point – an assist with less than a minute remaining in overtime to help the Avalanche beat the Red Wings – to advance his point streak to 13 games. He now has more consecutive games with a point as an 18 year old than Gretzky did.

Gretzky's point streak spanned 12 games from December 9, 1979 to January 5, 1980. MacKinnon's streak is longer – and he's still going.


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