BOSTON, MA - APRIL 20: Reilly Smith #18 of the Boston Bruins scores a goal against the Detroit Red Wings in Game Two of the First Round of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 20, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Brian Babineau/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