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Stanley Cup Final

TB @ DAL - 1:22 of the Third Period

Friday, 01.20.2012 / 11:02 PM
2011-2012 Situation Room blog


At 1:22 of the third period in the Lightning / Stars game, video review upheld the referee's call on the ice that the puck deflected off Tom Wandell's skate and entered the net in a legal fashion. Good goal Dallas.

According to rule 49.2 "A puck that deflects into the net off an attacking player's skate who does not use a distinct kicking motion is a legitimate goal."

I've been getting frustrated lately, and the only thing keeping me sane was the team winning and other people stepping up and scoring. Then you just kind of let it go and realize you can end the series with one shot, that frustration goes away for a brief moment, and that's what happened.

— Montreal forward Max Pacioretty after scoring the OT winner in Game 4 -- his first career playoff goal -- to eliminate the Lightning and send the Canadiens into the second round