NHL Finals: After 3 OTs, Chicago Beats Boston In Game 1
LINDA WERTHEIMER, HOST:
Let's go to a different kind of hunt. Hockey's Stanley Cup finals got off to a thrilling start last night in Chicago. Game one between the Boston Bruins and the Chicago Blackhawks was tied three-all at the end of regulation play and wasn't decided until the third overtime period.
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UNIDENTIFIED MAN: More banging in the boards and it's swept on back to Rozsival. Rozsival attempts. Score!
WERTHEIMER: Chicago's Andrew Shaw finally made the game-winning goal. It was the 117th shot of the game in the 112th minute, ending one of the longest games in NHL Finals history.
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