Photos: Stanley Cup finals Game 1
June, 2, 2011
By ESPN.com | ESPN.com
Bruce Bennett/Getty ImagesWith the Canucks in the Cup finals for the first time since 1994, 18,860 fans filled Rogers Arena.
Rich Lam/Getty ImagesDan Hamhuis left Game 1 four minutes into the second period after throwing a low hit that sent Milan Lucic spinning head over heels.
Bruce Bennett/Getty ImagesRoberto Luongo opened the Stanley Cup finals with a 36-save shutout. He is now 9-1 in his career in Game 1s.
Anne-Marie Sorvin/US PresswireTim Thomas made 33 saves before giving up a goal to Raffi Torres with 18.9 seconds left in the third period.
Jason O. Watson/US PresswireRaffi Torres celebrates his game-winning goal with Jannik Hansen and Kevin Bieksa. When the home team wins Game 1 of the Cup finals, they have gone on to win the Cup 86.3 percent of the time.
Bruce Bennett/Getty ImagesWho knew Oprah was a Canucks fan?