Games like this happen every three to five years.
A tired, rebuilding team comes into town to beat a contending, well rested team on the strength of great goaltending, some rusty finishing, and a whole lot of luck. Miikka Kiprusoff turned the trick a few times over the past decade, heck even Andrei Trefilov did it to the Rangers one night back in the 90s, the Oilers had a game like that last year, but tonight was Hiller’s turn.
Hiller soundly answered Kari Ramo’s holler with a convincing 2-1 overtime victory over the Blackhawks. Quick! Buy a lottery ticket!
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