Originally posted on Puck Daddy  |  Last updated 1/7/12

DALLAS - JANUARY 31: (L-R) Sami Lepisto #18, Shane Doan #19 and Keith Yandle #3 of the Phoenix Coyotes celebrate a goal against the Dallas Stars in the third period at American Airlines Center on January 31, 2010 in Dallas, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)
Phoenix Coyotes captain Shane Doan had played 1,160 NHL games, all with the same franchise, heading into tonight's tilt against the New York Islanders. He's been an All-Star twice and scored 20-plus goals in 10 of the past 11 seasons.  One individual accomplishment that's eluded Doan has been the hat trick. In 1,160 games, Doan has had 38 2-goal games, but never been able to get that third one. During the Coyotes' 5-1 win over the Islanders on Saturday night, Doan finally got his hat trick in dramatic fashion. As time was winding down in the third period, Doan's shot beat Islanders goaltender Evgeni Nabokov as the final buzzer went off. A review of the shot showed that Doan waited until the last possible second, literally, to record his memorable first hat trick: Please recall the Coyotes were burned by a buzzer beater from the New York Rangers and Brad Richards last month. This time, however, the game was well in hand and the Coyotes were trying desperately to help their captain ...
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