DENVER - FEBRUARY 02: Ryan O'Reilly #37 of the Colorado Avalanche flips a puck on his stick prior to the game against the Columbus Blue Jackets at the Pepsi Center on February 02, 2010 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Michael Martin/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