Found June 13, 2013 on Diehardsport:
After the Chicago Blackhawks had closed the game to just one, Boston Bruins forward Patrice Bergeron let this absolute bomb go on the powerplay in the third period to bring their lead back to two.  This shot was absolutely perfect and couldn’t have gone anywhere else; Blackhawks goalie Corey Crawford stood absolutely no chance of stopping this shot. [YouTube]
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