Defining Moments in Female Hockey History

As the NHLPA and NHL celebrate Gender Equality Month, re-visits some defining events that shaped female hockey history.

Defining Moments in Female Hockey History

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Throughout the month of March, the NHLPA and NHL are proudly celebrating Gender Equality Month as part of the year-round commitment to Hockey Is For Everyone.

This week, highlights historic moments in women’s hockey that helped to pave the way and inspire the current generation of female hockey players.

Click through the images below to view the photo gallery of defining moments in female hockey history.‚Äč

All photos provided by Getty Images