NHL 100 in 100: Connor McDavid scores first-ever NHL playoff goal

Connor McDavid, pictured above. (Jeff McIntosh/CP)

Over the next 100 days, host Steve Dangle will break down the top 100 moments of the NHL’s centennial season. Check out the entire series on Sportsnet’s YouTube page and subscribe for more exclusive content.

No. 16

The Edmonton Oilers returned to the Stanley Cup Playoffs for the first time in 11 years, thanks in large part to Connor McDavid‘s sensational year. In Game 2 of their first-round series against the San Jose Sharks, the Oilers found themselves shorthanded, but that didn’t stop McDavid from going end-to-end to score his first-ever playoff goal.