Canucks 3, Blackhawks 0: Markstrom saves the day to cap memorable night

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Canucks 3, Blackhawks 0: Markstrom saves the day to cap memorable night
Canucks 3, Blackhawks 0: Markstrom saves the day to cap memorable night

The build-up to the magnitude of the moment was must-see TV. In coffee shops, bars and restaurants, the epic final home game for Henrik and Daniel Sedin was playing on an endless loop. Patrons paused. They were engaged and entertained. Imagine what the Vancouver Canucks were thinking as they prepared for the jersey-raising ceremony of two franchise icons before eventually facing the Chicago Blackhawks? There was bound to be anticipation. And angst. “They made me the player I am today,” said captain Bo Horvat. “There's going to be a buzz in the crowd. We should have butterflies in our stomachs to get up for a game like this. And I know we will.” Ed Willes and Patrick Johnston join Paul Chapman

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