NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs: 15 Best Cup-Winning Goals in NHL History

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NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs: 15 Best Cup-Winning Goals in NHL History
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Chicago Blackhawks sniper Patrick Kane watches his shot beat Philadelphia Flyers goaltender Michael Leighton to win the 2010 Stanley Cup.

Only a handful of players have scored a Stanley Cup-clinching goal in the history of the NHL, often emerging from obscurity to become an instant hero.

Patrice Bergeron scored the eventual winner for the Boston Bruins last season in a 4-0 Game 7 win against Vancouver.

A year before, speedy winger Patrick Kane of the Chicago Blackhawks beat Philadelphia Flyers goaltender Michael Leighton in the 2010 Stanley Cup Final to bring Lord Stanley to the Windy City for the first time since 1961, the 15th player in Stanley Cup history to score the winner in extra time.

Cup-clinching goal scorers instantly earn a special place in hockey folklore, with some tallies earning special recognition among hockey fans everywhere.

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