Originally written on NY Rangers Blog  |  Last updated 11/20/14
We all lost our minds when it was called and praised John Tortorella for criticizing it, but if not for the unforgiveable penalty shot call for Ryan McDonagh supposedly closing his hand on the puck we never would have had the most unforgettable scene in the final episode of HBO's 24/7 (via Puck Daddy)... From the numerous angles (the blimp cam was especially awesome) to the background noise being muted with just an Inception-like soundtrack, the penalty shot scene was put together masterfully. It also helped that Hank saved the damn thing.Which was followed by the best line of the night immediately after the Rangers celebration when you can hear Torts saying "there's no shaking hands, get off the ice." Damn right there's no shaking hands. Winter Classic or not, that was a regular season game, where there should be no congratulating each other afterward.HBO also did a phenominal job encapsulating the emotion and tenor of the Winter Classic. I especially enjoyed the focus on Mike R...
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