Playoff “This Day” (5/30)
WRITTEN BY CHRIS WASSEL | 30 MAY 2011
Rookies often bring out the best in everyone because of their unexpected production that can occur in the playoffs. Today we have such a moment that will even make fans of one team nostalgic and another several just cringe. At any rate, this one is thanks to some of our Avs followers via Twitter.
May 30, 1999
Chris Drury scored two goals, including his 4th game-winner of the playoffs (to tie an NHL rookie record held by Claude Lemieux) as Colorado won 7-5 at Dallas, in Game 5 of the Western Conference Finals.