PHILADELPHIA, PA - JANUARY 31: Blake Wheeler #26 of the Winnipeg Jets backhands a shot that is saved by goalie Ilya Bryzgalov #30 of the Philadelphia Flyers during the first period of an NHL hockey game at Wells Fargo Center on January 31, 2012 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Paul Bereswill/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