NHL 100 in 100: Kapanen stuns Capitals in double OT

Toronto Maple Leafs forward Kasperi Kapanen. (Molly Riley/AP)

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. 17

With the Toronto Maple Leafs trailing 1-0 in their first-round playoff series against the Washington Capitals, they found themselves in double overtime in Game 2 on the road. The unlikeliest of heroes, rookie Kasperi Kapanen, ended up scoring the winner to stun the crowd in the U.S. capital.