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Face-off
Austin Murphy
June 20, 1994
The Vancouver Canucks pushed the New York Rangers to a decisive seventh game for the Stanley Cup
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June 20, 1994

Face-off

The Vancouver Canucks pushed the New York Rangers to a decisive seventh game for the Stanley Cup

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Of the excruciating pressure now on the Rangers, Messier was dismissive, saying, "This is a tremendous opportunity to win the Cup at home. What more could you ask for?"

The Rangers may have found their legs, may have beaten Vancouver in Game 7 on Tuesday and slain the dragon at last. Or maybe the revelers in Vancouver would have one more night to celebrate.

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