PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. -- The National Hockey League's Board of Governors on Monday approved a 12-year national Canadian broadcast and multimedia rights agreement with Rogers Communications. The $5.2-billion agreement, the largest media rights deal in League history, begins with the 2014-15 season and continues through the 2025-26 season.
That was something I've been dreaming of, something I've told myself before the third period I was going to do ... It was an amazing feeling. It's hard to describe. I didn't believe it went in at first but when I saw all the reaction and all the fans going crazy and my teammates going crazy, it's just an unbelievable feeling. I didn't know what to do. I didn't know whether to jump or just skate and do a Theo Fleury. I don't think I'm the same caliber player he is so I couldn't do it.
— Flames forward Mikael Backlund on scoring the overtime winner against the Ducks in Gm. 3