COLUMBUS, OH - DECEMBER 27: Olli Jokinen #13 of the Calgary Flames moves the puck up ice against Rick Nash #61 of the Columbus Blue Jackets during their game at Nationwide Arena on December 27, 2011 in Columbus, Ohio. (Photo by John Grieshop/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