Found October 20, 2011 on Pro Sports Daily:
Montreal Canadiens defenseman Hal Gill is expected to play in his 1,000th career NHL game on Thursday when he faces the Pittsburgh Penguins. Gill, who played with the Penguins from 2007-09, will become the 15th American defenseman to accomplish the feat. The 36-year-old Massachusetts native has yet to record a point in five games this season, but has 35 goals and 136 assists in 999 career contests.
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