Burns goes Wild
Thu, Jan 15th 2009, 00:00
Defensemen aren't known for scoring goals, but that is exactly what Minnesota's Brent Burns did in crunch time during the 2007 season. What did Burns do?
Answer: Burns scored overtime goals in back-to-back games in March of 2007. Burns' consecutive overtime goals marked the first time since 2003 that an NHL defense notched overtime goals in consecutive games.