At 9:24 of the first period of the Sabres/Penguins game. Video review confirmed referee Paul Devorski's call on the ice that Nathan Gerbe's backhand shot went into the net before the net came completely dislodged.
For six months, it's a really good accomplishment. But as soon as April [11, the end of the regular season] comes around, no one thinks about the regular season anymore. For six months, it's a real battle to get into the playoffs in the NHL these days. There are a lot of good teams, and it takes consistency over a long time.
— Ducks coach Bruce Boudreau on clinching a playoff berth after a win against the Islanders on Saturday