Maurice "Rocket" Richard
Who was the first American born hockey player to score 50 goals in a NHL season?Bobby Carpenter was the first american born hockey player to score 50 goals in a season scorinng 53 goals in 1984-85 season.
No defenseman have done it... the closest to 50 goals is Paul Coffey with 48 goals.
Maurice "rocket" Richard
maurice (rocket) Richard