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2015 Stanley Cup Playoffs: Western Conference Final Rewind

by Emerald Gao / Chicago Blackhawks

The Blackhawks and Ducks staged a seven-game thriller to determine the Western Conference representative to the Stanley Cup Final, and the action included three overtime games (six overtime periods), plenty of highlight-reel plays and saves and much more. Behind the Glass takes you inside Chicago's journey to their third finals appearance in six years.

Brent Seabrook pays special attention to his sticks during practice the day before Game 1 in Anaheim. (Photo by Chase Agnello-Dean)

Patrick Kane looks at an open net in the first period of Game 1 at Anaheim. (Photo by Chase Agnello-Dean)

Corey Crawford and Brent Seabrook make a defensive play against Anaheim's Matt Beleskey in Game 1. (Photo by Chase Agnello-Dean)

Andrew Shaw uses his head in the second overtime period of Game 2 ... but the goal doesn't count. (Photo by Chase Agnello-Dean)

Marcus Kruger eventually wins Game 2 for the Blackhawks at 16:12 of the third overtime, ending the longest playoff game in franchise history. (Getty Images)

A group of Blackhawks watch as their teammates go through a drill at the United Center in preparation for Game 3. (Photo by Chase Agnello-Dean)

The United Center welcomes the Blackhawks back to Chicago with another spectacular on-ice projection during pregame. (Photo by Bill Smith)

Fans cheer on as the Blackhawks congratulate one another after prevailing 5-4 in double overtime in Game 4 on Antoine Vermette's goal. (Photo by Bill Smith)

Teuvo Teravainen leads Chicago's comeback with a second-period goal against the Ducks in Game 5. (Getty Images)

Andrew Shaw celebrates after scoring the first of his two goals to help Chicago post a 5-2 win in Game 6. (Photo by Bill Smith)

Patrick Kane and Bryan Bickell select their sticks at practice prior to their Game 7 showdown against Anaheim. (Photo by Chase Agnello-Dean)

Jonathan Toews celebrates his second tally of Game 7 in Anaheim, where Chicago prevails 5-3 to earn a spot in the Stanley Cup Final. (Photo by Chase Agnello-Dean)

The Blackhawks pose with the Clarence S. Campbell Bowl as Western Conference champions following their Game 7 victory. (Photo by Chase Agnello-Dean)

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