SAINT PAUL, MN - MARCH 7: (L-R)Niklas Backstrom #32, Antti Miettinen #20, and Mikko Koivu #9 of the Minnesota Wild and Team Finland pose with their Olympic bronze medals prior to the game against the Calgary Flames at the Xcel Energy Center on March 7, 2010 in Saint Paul, Minnesota. (Photo by Bruce Kluckhohn/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