TAMPA — Blake Coleman might have scored one of the greatest goals of all time at Amalie Arena in Game 2 against the Canadiens, but he has another favorite moment from this year’s postseason run.
In an interview with NHL Network’s Jackie Redmond, Coleman highlighted the last couple of minutes in Game 7 against the Islanders in the Stanley Cup semifinals.
Coleman, playing in the first Game 7 of his career, said Amalie Arena was “deafening” during those last couple of minutes.
“I remember popping on for my last shift with two minutes left and just couldn’t even hear myself think,” Coleman said. “And for me, just the bounceback from Game 6 and that feeling of overcoming that series. It was really an experience we didn’t get to have last year. We were kind of robbed of that fan experience, and winning at home and things like that.”
And of course the best part of that night aside from the win:
“Once that horn went off and all of those goofy clapper toys hit the ice,” Coleman said. “It was special.”
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