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If only we had won game #7. Looking back on it, hat fact always kind of lessened the spectacularness of the MNM to me.
I saw an interview with Sutter after this series was over. He mentioned if they had won they would have played Montreal, whom they had beaten a couple times that year or something like that. At any rate, he seemed very confident they would have done well vs. Montreal had they gotten to the finals.
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To this day that game continues to be the absolute best sporting event I have ever attended, and it's not even close.
Mine was Game 6 of the 2008 Western Semis between the Sharks/Stars in Dallas, the one that went to four overtimes with the Stars winning the game and the series(not a Stars fan by any means, but it was a truly legendary game that I feel privileged to have witnessed), followed by game 7 of the 2004 Stanley Cup finals(Torts was my next-door neighbor when I lived in Tampa)
Best Blues Game I've been to was either this year's game 5 against the Sharks or game 4 against the Stars in 2001 when we swept. I'm a bit too young for the MNM or the sweep of the Hawks unfortunately.
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