VIDEO: Patrice Bergeron scores OT winner in wild Game 7 in Boston

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Patrice Bergeron has solidified himself in Boston sports lore with his performance in Game 7 of the Bruins’ first-round Stanley Cup Playoffs series with the Toronto Maple Leafs.

After scoring the incredible game-tying goal to complete the Bruins amazing comeback in the third period, Bergeron one-upped himself in overtime. Taking advantage of a rebound out front, Bergeron had a lot of net to shoot at, and he made it count.

The Bruins were 1:22 away from their season ending. Instead, they’ll advance to meet the Rangers or Capitals in the next round and Patrice Bergeron will never have to buy a dinner in Boston for a long time.

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Chris Peters has been a hockey writer for CBS Sports since 2012. Prior to that, he wrote for numerous outlets and edited the United States of Hockey blog, covering the sport at all levels. Peters also... Full Bio

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