Luongo Will Start Game 7 For Canucks
Blackhawks CentralShop for Hawks Cup Gear Buy Blackhawks Tickets NHL Scoreboard NHL Standings Team STATS Team Schedule Team Roster Team Injuries
Sports Fan Insider
CHICAGO (CBS) Despite being pulled from two games, and giving up the game-winning game in overtime of a third, Vancouver’s Roberto Luongo will start in the deciding game of the Blackhawks-Canucks first round series.
Luongo has struggled in the playoffs, especially against the Blackhawks, and his mental toughness has been questioned by many.
The Canucks got off to a 3-0 series lead before the Blackhawks began their comeback. Chicago routed Vancouver in Games 4 and 5 before winning Game 6 in overtime.
With a win on Tuesday night, the Blackhawks will become only the fourth team in NHL history to win a playoff sereis after trailing 3-0.