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DENVER - OCTOBER 03: Daniel Sedin #22 of the Vancouver Canucks takes a shot against the Colorado Avalanche during NHL action at the Pepsi Center on October 3, 2009 in Denver, Colorado. The Avalanche defeated the Canucks 3-0. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
Daniel Sedin helped the Vancouver Canucks clinch their fifth straight Northwest Division title in style. Sedin scored a breakaway goal and added an assist on the winner as the Canucks posted a 3-1 victory over the NHL-leading Chicago Blackhawks. In the process, the Swede moved into second place on the Canucks' career scoring list with 758 points. Twin brother Henrik Sedin recorded two assists on the night and now has 791 career points for Vancouver. Fans at Rogers Arena recognized Daniel Sedin's accomplishment with a standing ovation. ''It was a little surprising - second place, I don't know how big a deal that is,'' he said with a laugh. ''But it was nice for both me and Henrik. It's a big thing for us.'' A bigger thing was the division title. Vancouver's eighth straight victory at Rogers Arena guaranteed the Canucks (26-13-7) home-ice advantage in at least the first round of the Stanley Cup playoffs. ''If we play li...
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