Throughout the NHL season, there are moments that stand out as being truly unique. Whether that’s a spectacular performance, a thrilling comeback, an unforgettable finish, or all of the above, it only takes a few split seconds to create memories that last a lifetime.
Here at DRW Social Media, we are breaking down the ‘Top 11 games of the 2010-11 season.’ This list features many of your favorites, like Game 6, the Franzen Five and the captain’s first hat trick.
GAME TWO – VICTORY FROM THE JAWS OF DEFEAT
May 8, 2011
Red Wings 4, Sharks 3
On this night, the comeback kids could not be denied.
Trailing 2-0 and 3-1, the Red Wings received a trio of third period goals from Jonathan Ericsson, Danny Cleary and Tomas Holmstrom, forcing a Game 6 at Joe Louis Arena.
Jimmy Howard made 39 saves, including a perfect 8/8 while shorthanded. Niklas Kronwall also scored for the Wings.