Hossa, in his 19th NHL season, is the third player to reach a goal-scoring milestone of at least 500 goals in the last two seasons. Jarome Iginla of the Colorado Avalanche scored his 600th goal on Jan. 4, 2016, and Alex Ovechkin of the Washington Capitals preceded Hossa in reaching the 500-goal threshold on Jan. 10, 2016.
Hossa tied Lanny McDonald for 43rd place on the NHL’s all-time goal list. Next up on the list are Joe Mullen with 502 goals and Peter Bondra with 503.
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