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Jaromir Jagr now in exclusive NHL club

Jaromir Jagr has joined an exclusive level of NHL point-scorers.

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Jaromir Jagr has joined an exclusive level of NHL point-scorers.

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The Bruins’ Jaromir Jagr, still going strong at 41, joined an exclusive club recently, becoming just the 12th player in NHL history with 1,000 assists.

Jagr’s legacy as one of the all-time great offensive forces is clear in that he’s also one of just nine players ever to record as many as 500 goals and 1,000 helpers.

PlayerGoals (career rank)Assists (career rank)
Wayne Gretzky 894 (1st) 1,963 (1st)
Gordie Howe 801 (2d) 1,049 (8th)
Marcel Dionne 731 (4th) 1,040 (9th)
Mark Messier 694 (7th) 1,193 (3d)
Steve Yzerman 692 (8th) 1,063 (7th)
Mario Lemieux 690 (9th) 1,033 (10th)
Jaromir Jagr 679 (10th) 1,001 (12th)
Joe Sakic 625 (15th) 1,016 (11th)
Ron Francis 549 (26th) 1,249 (2d)

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