In NHL hockey, a "clutch" goal impacts the outcome of a game or a playoff series dramatically. It comes when the stakes are high, often out of nowhere. Clutch goals are scored by superstars and by role-players. For either, they can define a career.
Hockey captures our imaginations in these spectacular moments. They happen in a flash but stay in our memories forever.
Thanks to modern video technology and, these days, YouTube, legends grow ever larger as we can re-live these extraordinary plays again and again.
Here's a look at the most "clutch" goals in NHL history.
Do you have a favorite that didn't make the list? Share it with us in the comments below.