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Pronger scores first penalty shot goal in finals history

Updated: June 6, 2006, 2:57 AM ET
Associated Press

RALEIGH, N.C. -- Edmonton's Chris Pronger scored the first penalty shot goal in Stanley Cup finals history when he beat Carolina goalie Cam Ward in the series opener on Monday night.

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It was the first try of Pronger's 12-year NHL career, and what a time for it. The defenseman took the attempt after Hurricanes counterpart Niclas Wallin covered a loose puck in the crease with his right hand during a wild scramble.

Oilers coach Craig MacTavish had the choice of any ...

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