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If Only the Winter Classic Had Ended Like This

Jan 10, 2012, 11:42 AM EDT

It would have been perfect. The "home" team scores with seconds remaining in regulation -- perhaps on a made-for-TV penalty shot -- to send the game into overtime. Once in the extra time, the "Philly" team gets one past the opposing goalie, triggering 45,000+ at Citizens Bank Park to go Bonkers.

It would have been perfect. The “home” team scores with seconds remaining in regulation — perhaps on a made-for-TV penalty shot — to send the game into overtime. Once in the extra time, the “Philly” team gets one past the opposing goalie, triggering 45,000+ at Citizens Bank Park to go Bonkers.

Well, that kinda happened at the Phantoms game on Friday night. Not exactly the same weight of the real Classic, but still a wild finish.