Guy Lafleur scores one of the most famous goals in Stanley Cup Playoff history, late in the 3rd period against Boston. The goal tied this Game 7 Semi-Final match 4-4, which Montreal eventually won in overtime on a goal by Yvon Lambert. But the Canadiens came precariously close to getting eliminated. Poor Gilles Gilbert...and poor Don Cherry.
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Fans at Candlestick Park sing "San Francisco" during an emotional pre-game ceremony in the aftermath of the 1989 earthquake tragedy. The song was originally popularized by Jeanette MacDonald in the 1936 movie "San Francisco", which showed the events of the 1906 earthquake and fire.
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Ken Morrow scores the winner in one of the most exciting over time games ever played. It doesn't get any better than this. This is the 5th and deciding game of this opening round match-up. The clip includes a montage of OT chances for both teams, as well as the goal. Herb Brooks vs Al Arbour. Watch the 2 teams exchange scoring chances with no margin for error. So much at stake here. The 4-time Stanley Cup champion New York Islanders are precariously close to being eliminated by their cross town rivals, the New York Rangers. The Islanders had finally started to show signs of age and some cracks in their game. But they would win this game and manage to scrape their way to the Stanley Cup Final yet again, before finally succumbing to the Edmonton Oilers. Bob Cole and Dick Irvin are in the broadcast booth.
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Mike Bossy scores on Vancouver in overtime of Game 1 of the 1982 Stanley Cup Final at the Nassau Coliseum. Bossy picks off a Harol Mike Bossy scores on Vancouver in overtime of Game 1 of the 1982 Stanley Cup Final at the Nassau Coliseum. Bossy picks off a Harold Snepsts pass with 2 seconds left in the first overtime period. The New York Islanders went on to sweep the Canucks for their 3rd consecutive Stanley Cup title.
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Tribute video featuring the 1993 Stanley Cup Champions, Montreal Canadiens. The Habs won their 24th Cup. This clip also includes the now famous Patrick Roy wink. Steve Winwood and his hit tune "Back In The High Life Again" provide the background music.
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Mike Bossy scores on Boston in Game 6 of the 1983 Conference Final at the Nassau Coliseum. Bossy, one of the greatest snipers ever, fires a patented laser beam past a helpless Pete Peters. The New York Islanders went on to win their 4th consecutive Stanley Cup.
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Video salute for the 1989 Stanley Cup playoffs, and especially that memorable Finals series between the Montreal Canadiens and Calgary Flames. This was the last time 2 Canadian teams were in the Final. How about that opening shot of Wayne Gretzky and Grant Fuhr? Bette Midler's "Wing Beneath My Wings" provides background music. Break out the tissue.
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Mike Bossy displays his soft hands as he scores a nice goal on New York Rangers goaltender Glen Hanlon. This was an important goal in this huge deciding game of the opening round in 1984. The Islanders went on to win the game in overtime on a goal by Ken Morrow to keep their drive for 5 straight Stanley Cups alive.
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Butch Goring scores on Boston in Game 6 of the 1983 Conference Final at the Nassau Coliseum. Goring does a number on future Hall of Famer, Ray Bourque, and goalie Pete Peters, as his goal gives the New York Islanders a 1-0 lead. The Islanders went on to win the game 8-4 and clinch a birth into the Stanley Cup Final against Edmonton, and eventually their 4th consecutive Stanley Cup.
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Tomas Johnsson's goal in the third period gives the New York Islanders a 2-1 lead over the New York Rangers in this fifth and deciding game of the opening round. The Rangers would come back to tie the game late in third, and setting the stage for Ken Morrow's dramatic winner in over time, and keeping the "Drive for Five" alive.
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A video montage of Wayne Gretzky scoring plays from the 1988 Stanley Cup Playoffs.
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