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05-17-2012, 12:45 PM
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Originally Posted by TonySCV View Post
You have a short memory.

Vancouver Game 4 was a lot of adversity. Sedin returning, losing at home, Schneider nearly perfect and having to head out to game 5 on the road again.

Game 5 was adverse as it gets. Couldn't score, down by a goal on the road heading in to the 3rd period... the mountain the Kings had to climb to win that 1st round series was enormous, and I think that's part of what's propelling them even now.
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Originally Posted by damacles1156 View Post
They were also down a goal against the Blues early; and Quick had to keep them in the game.

Quick keeping that game, a one goal game was huge.
Both are very true, and I think maybe we (I can speak for myself) didn't think of them as 'adversity' because we pulled it out and won in both games when really the guts it takes to do that convincingly is impressive.

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