Briere’s goal caps perfect start to another wild Stanley Cup bid

Via: Niagara Falls Reporter

‘By the time Daniel Briere redirected Jochen Hecht’s pass past Esche, who had already made 55 saves, during the second overtime, what once looked like an easy win had become a classic, a victory that portends another wild spring in Western New York. If there were any fans left who hadn’t gotten over lingering bitterness from the lockout that claimed last year, they have now.’