Jun 1, 2014, 10:40 PM EDT
The Chicago Blackhawks seemed like they might just manage to nurse a 4-3 lead in the third period … but come on. It couldn’t be that easy. Not in their fantastic and tense seven-game series with the Los Angeles Kings.
Instead, Marian Gaborik pulled another rabbit out of the hat when his team needed it, making it 4-4 with this huge tally:
Could we see overtime in a Game 7 for the right to go the 2014 Stanley Cup Final? Maybe, but this series shows that a lot can happen in mere minutes. In other words, don’t step away from your screen anytime soon.
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