Should the Blackhawks’ 4th goal have counted?

Marian Hossa scored the fourth goal of the night for Chicago with his foot. Initial call was a goal and after further review it was confirmed. Check it out and be the judge.

With the game slipping out of reach for the Anaheim Ducks, Marian Hossa made it 4-0 for the Blackhawks on a goal that appeared to go off his skate.

Many observers, including Sportsnet analyst and colour man Mike Johnson, were quick to declare a distinct kicking motion by Hossa on the play.

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After a look from the NHL’s replay war room in Toronto, Hossa’s marker was deemed a good goal.

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