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Alex Burrows fights off Zdeno Chara to score the winning goal 11 seconds into Overtime of Game 2 in Vancouver.
Mikael Samuelsson vs. Blackhawks (Game 3)
Mikael Samuelsson scored the go-ahead goal in the third period of Game 3 against the Blackhawks that would give Vancouver a 3-0 series lead. Blackhawks goalie Corey Crawford was out of position after a rebound attempt by Daniel Sedin, and Samuelsson took advantage of the opportunity. We'll choose to block out the memory of the next three games of the series though.
Daniel Sedin vs. Predators (Game 6)
The last thing the Canucks needed was another Game 7. Daniel Sedin made sure that didn't happen. At 9:28 in the 1st period, Sedin slapped in a rebound goal to give the Canucks a 2-0 lead. That would be all the goals that they would need. Vancouver would go on to win the game 2-1, eliminating the Predators, and advancing to the Western Conference Finals.
Henrik Sedin vs. Sharks (Game 1)
Coming out on top of the opening game of the Western Conference Finals was essential for Vancouver. That's exactly what they did with Henrik Sedin's go-ahead goal in the 3rd period of Game 1 against the Sharks. Christian Ehrhoff sent in a beautiful pass to Sedin in front of the net. Sharks goaltender Antti Niemi dropped to the ground in anticipation of a shot but Sedin cut across the crease, scoring a backhanded goal at 8:21, giving the Canucks the lead they would need to win Game 1.
Alex Burrows vs. Bruins (Game 2)
Just under eight minutes into Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Final, Alex Burrows took another bite out of Boston. But this player, he did the biting with his stick, scoring the first goal of the game. While Vancouver might not have kept the lead this goal provided, it gave the Bruins quite the headache. What if the NHL had taken action against Burrows for his bite during Game 1? The league didn't choose to take any action against Burrows, and what did he do to thank the league for letting him play? He scored two goals and added one assist, with the second goal being an overtime game-winner to give Vancouver a 2-0 series lead going to Boston.