Space does not permit a complete list of Denis Savard highlights. But one stands out, even to another virtuoso, Wayne Gretzky.
Gretzky and the defending Stanley Cup champion Edmonton Oilers were at Chicago Stadium on the evening of Feb. 24, 1988. The score was tied at 3 when the Chicago Blackhawks took a penalty. On came the Oilers' fearsome power play, two minutes of anxiety for opponents, if indeed it lasted that long.
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