Nov 24, 2013, 12:39 AM EST
It doesn’t carry the cultural currency of “17 seconds,” but the Chicago Blackhawks pulled off another stunning turnaround on Saturday, changing a 1-0 deficit to a 2-1 win against the Vancouver Canucks thanks to two goals in nine seconds.
Obviously, the game was about more than that surprising duo of tallies, but they ultimately decided the latest game in one of the NHL’s best contemporary rivalries.
Andrew Shaw tied up the game 1-1 four minutes and forty seconds into the third period:
Nine seconds later, Marcus Kruger gave the Blackhawks that stunning 2-1 lead:
Roberto Luongo might be too bummed to tweet something hilarious tonight, so if he needs a bright side to look on, at least there was no “Chelsea Dagger” playing, right?
- Roberto Luongo records the shutout in first game back with Panthers 13
- Steve Moore remains shocked, disgusted about Todd Bertuzzi attack 42
- Canucks’ Kassian gets three games for boarding Dillon 26
- TGIF: Why Lightning fans can be upset with St. Louis 31
- Goalie nods: Luongo’s first game back with Panthers, Neuvirth makes Sabres debut 12
- Report: Kuznetsov terminated KHL deal, headed to Washington 20
- Canucks’ Bieksa: ‘If this isn’t rock bottom, I don’t know what is’ 34
- Luongo has Twitter fun at Canucks’ expense 36
- Sabres spoil Callahan’s Lightning debut, Stamkos’ return 7
- Dealing with the Devils: NHL reverses Kovalchuk punishment 49
- Canucks trade Luongo to Panthers (93)
- BLOCKBUSTER: Lightning trade St. Louis to Rangers for Callahan (82)
- Kings make splash, acquire Gaborik from Columbus (72)
- Report: Canucks want center, top prospect and first-rounder for Kesler (68)
- Sabres announce Pat LaFontaine resigns as president of hockey operations (66)