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  1. Goal of the night: Colton Gillies whirling backhander crushes Dallas

    Apr 11, 2011, 9:00 AM EDT

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    Antti Miettinen, Brent Burns, Andrew Brunette

    Colton Gillies doesn’t get to play too often for the Wild, but he made his minutes count yesterday against Dallas to earn the goal of the night.

  2. Goal of the Night: T.J. Oshie (April 9)

    Apr 10, 2011, 10:00 AM EDT

    Pikka Rinne, TJ Oshie

    As great (and important) as Chris Drury’s goal was on Saturday, T.J. Oshie scored a jaw-dropper while his skates weren’t even on the ice. Check out our choice for the best goal of April 9th, as well as every goal scored on that day.

  3. Goal of the night: Bobby Butler fights off Hal Gill, beats Alex Auld

    Apr 8, 2011, 9:00 AM EDT

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    Bobby Butler

    Ottawa rookie Bobby Butler was somehow able to fight the clutches of Hal Gill and rip a snap shot past Alex Auld in Ottawa’s 3-2 overtime win over Montreal.

  4. Goals of the Night: Rangers score five unanswered goals

    Apr 5, 2011, 10:00 AM EDT

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    Boston Bruins v New York Rangers

    Instead of settling for just one goal, this video includes all five of the Rangers’ scores for the April 4th Goal(s) of the Night.

  5. Goal of the night: Corey Perry, Ryan Getzlaf, and Bobby Ryan team up for a beauty

    Apr 4, 2011, 11:00 AM EDT

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    Ryan Getzlaf

    What may be the NHL’s best line teamed up for one of the prettiest set up goals you’ll see all year long.

  6. Goal of the Night – Magnus Paajarvi (April 2)

    Apr 3, 2011, 10:00 AM EDT

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    Cory Schneider

    Linus Omark set up Magnus Paajarvi for the April 2nd Goal of the Night.

  7. Goal of the Night – Ben Eager (March 31)

    Apr 1, 2011, 10:00 AM EDT

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    Dallas Stars v San Jose Sharks

    No, this isn’t an April Fool’s Day joke: Ben Eager earned the Goal of the Night award.

  8. Goal of the night: Pierre-Marc Bouchard does it all by himself

    Mar 30, 2011, 10:45 AM EDT

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    Pierre-Marc Bouchard

    Minnesota’s Pierre-Marc Bouchard decided that with the team down by one, he was just going to do it all by himself.

  9. Goals of the Night: Teemu Selanne notches hat trick at 40

    Mar 29, 2011, 1:58 AM EDT

    Red Wings Ducks Hockey

    Teemu Selanne’s hat trick (at the not-so tender age of 40) powered the Ducks to a huge win and earned him the March 28th Goal of the Night.

  10. Goal of the night: Ben Lovejoy snipes the Panthers – Yes, that happened

    Mar 28, 2011, 11:15 AM EDT

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    Ben Lovejoy

    Ben Lovejoy (!!!) pinches in and snipes the corner on Tomas Vokoun. Yes, really, that happened. No, really, we don’t know how it did.

  11. Goal of the night: Martin St. Louis fires home a beauty

    Mar 27, 2011, 11:00 AM EDT

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    Martin St. Louis

    Martin St. Louis’ sudden snipe was goal of the night-worthy in its sneakiness.

  12. Goal of the night: Alexandre Bolduc shows us the perfect backhand

    Mar 26, 2011, 9:30 AM EDT

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    Vancouver Canucks v Atlanta Thrashers

    Vancouver’s Alexandre Bolduc shows us the perfect way to score on the backhand by victimizing Atlanta’s Chris Mason.

  13. Goals of the Night – Cam Fowler and Teemu Selanne (March 23)

    Mar 24, 2011, 9:00 AM EDT

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    Teemu Selanne Cam Fowler

    The March 23rd Goal of the Night features tallies by Teemu Selanne and Cam Fowler, which you can see in this video clip.

  14. Goal of the Night – Olli Jokinen (March 21)

    Mar 22, 2011, 9:00 AM EDT

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    Olli Jokinen, Jonathan Quick

    After receiving a nice breakout pass, Olli Jokinen buried the Goal of the Night for March 21st.

  15. Goal of the night: P.K. Subban outworks all of Minnesota

    Mar 21, 2011, 11:00 AM EDT

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    78638_canadiens_wild_hockey

    P.K. Subban’s one-man effort to beat the entire Minnesota Wild team on the ice might seem selfish, but we’re loving it anyway.

  16. Goal of the Night – Tyler Ennis (March 19)

    Mar 20, 2011, 8:00 AM EDT

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    Atlanta Thrashers v Buffalo Sabres

    There were a lot of great goals on Saturday night, but Tyler Ennis scored the best one.

  17. Humiliating Goal of the Night: Alex Pietrangelo beats Jonathan Quick from red line

    Mar 18, 2011, 9:00 AM EDT

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    quickap

    Apologies to Jonathan Quick, but Alex Pietrangelo’s half-ice humiliation earned the March 17th Goal of the Night.

  18. Goal of the night: Brooks Laich wheels around Hal Gill to beat Carey Price

    Mar 16, 2011, 11:15 AM EDT

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    Brooks Laich made his swiftest of moves to make Hal Gill and Carey Price both look bad in Montreal.

  19. Goal of the Night – Mikko Koivu (March 14)

    Mar 15, 2011, 9:00 AM EDT

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    Mikko Koivu, Brent Burns, Antti Mienttinen, Andrew Brunette, Curtis Mcelhinney

    In his first game back after missing 11 contests with a broken finger, Mikko Koivu scored the March 15th Goal of the Night.

  20. Goal of the night: Tyler Ennis’ deke and destroy goal against Ottawa

    Mar 14, 2011, 9:00 AM EDT

    Tyler Ennis, Craig Anderson

    Tyler Ennis’ second goal of the game against Ottawa is memorable and not just because it allowed me to make a Metallica pun. Destroying a water bottle is pretty awesome too.

  21. Goal of the night: Pavel Datsyuk’s dangling overtime game-winner

    Mar 12, 2011, 10:15 AM EDT

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    77928_oilers_red_wings_hockey

    Some nights Pavel Datsyuk makes it really easy to pick the goal of the night. This is one of those nights.

  22. Goal of the night: Chris Stewart schools Columbus with overtime winner

    Mar 10, 2011, 9:15 AM EDT

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    Chris Stewart has been the one bright spot of late for the Blues and last night he took the team on his shoulders to carry them to victory with a stellar overtime goal.

  23. Goal of the Night – Erik Condra (March 8)

    Mar 9, 2011, 9:30 AM EDT

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    Ottawa Senators v New Jersey Devils

    Erik Condra’s two goals helped the Senators beat the Devils last night, with the first one earning our March 8th Goal of the Night.

  24. Goal of the Night – Alex Ovechkin (March 7)

    Mar 8, 2011, 9:00 AM EDT

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    Alex Ovechkin

    Alex Ovechkin won the game for the Capitals last night and earned the Goal of the Night for March 7th in the process.

  25. Goal of the night: Alex Semin’s give-and-go game-winner vs. Florida

    Mar 7, 2011, 9:00 AM EDT

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    Alexander Semin

    Safe to say the Caps missed Alexander Semin while he was out injured. His overtime goal against Florida showed one of the biggest reasons why.

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