Joel Ward's Game 7 overtime winner (Video)

There is nothing more exciting in hockey than a Game 7 going to overtime, as the Bruins and Capitals showed on Wednesday night.

Of all the players that could have scored the series clinching goal, there probably weren't many people that picked Joel Ward of the Washington Capitals.

He scored only six goals in 73 games during the regular season, and played such a limited role during the series that he rarely saw more than five or six minutes of ice-time per game. But there he was, in overtime, scoring the biggest goal of the season at the biggest possible moment (to this point) for the Capitals.

And this is what it looked like...

If you want to hear what it sounded like on the radio in Washington, have a listen by clicking right here, via @the506 on Twitter.

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Adam Gretz has been writing about the NHL and taking an analytical approach to the game since the start of the 2008 season. A member of the PHWA since 2015, he has spent more than three years covering... Full Bio

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