VANCOUVER, CANADA - DECEMBER 18: Head coach Alain Vigneault of the Vancouver Canucks shakes hands with Brendan Morrison #9 of the Washington Capitals before game at General Motors at General Motors Place on December 18, 2009 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Vinnick/NHLI via Getty Images)
It's cool when you think about how many great American players have played the game and the two players that were at that 18-game point streak and what they've done in their careers. It's pretty cool right now, but it was kind of overshadowed by the loss.
— Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane after breaking the record for longest point streak by an American-born player with a goal and an assist in a 3-2 overtime loss against the Kings