McDavid accomplished the feat in his 369th career game - the same total Sidney Crosby needed to reach the 500-point mark.
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Gretzky, Lemieux, Stastny, Bossy, Kurri, and Trottier all had the benefit of playing in the 1970s and 1980s when scoring rates were much higher.
McDavid reached the milestone in style, too, delivering a perfect pass to Jesse Puljujarvi.
McDavid said earlier Wednesday he would be proud to match Crosby's 500-point pace.
The 24-year-old entered the game with an NHL-leading 30 points.