You never forget your first NHL goal
Every NHL player remembers his first time.
Scoring a goal, that is. Blackhawks Brandon Bollig, Michael Kostka, Brandon Pirri and Joakim Nordstrom all experienced that feeling earlier this season. Of course, whether it happened days or years ago, that feeling never goes away.
So what's it like the first time players light the lamp? We asked, the Blackhawks answered.
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April 4, 2007, vs. Detroit
"I remember my first goal was my first game, so it was double special to get my first goal in my first game. Wanted to play in the NHL growing up, and then getting an opportunity to score was awesome."