The Boston Bruins set the record for the fastest four goals in a Stanley Cup Final game en route to defeating the Vancouver Canucks 5-2 in Game 6 and forcing a seventh game.
One city will celebrate the end of a long Stanley Cup drought while another will be left to wonder what could have been.
Henrik Sedin proved that he just might have it in him after all.
The Vancouver captain scored the game-winning goal in as the Vancouver Canucks made a third-period comeback to beat the San Jose Sharks 3–2 in the Western Conference Final series opener, showing his critics he can get the job done, regular season or not.
Ryan Kesler scored the winning goal for the second-straight game, and the Vancouver Canucks defeated the Nashville Predators 4-2 in Game 4 of their Western Conference semifinal series on Thursday night at Bridgestone Arena.
Roberto Luongo made 30 saves and Mikael Samuelsson scored the game winner as the Vancouver Canucks took a 3-0 series lead over the Chicago Blackhawks with a 3-2 victory Sunday night.
The Chicago Blackhawks have been the playoff kryptonite to the Vancouver Canucks.
The Vancouver Canucks won the Northwest Division last season, and remain the favourites to repeat this season. The balance of power in the division is not likely to change, with only Calgary making significant changes.
The passion and pride Canada carries for its homegrown sport of hockey will be given a whole new light during the 2010 Winter Olympics. Canada’s men’s hockey team may be under immense pressure to bring…