Road To The Record -- Win No. 6

In a very tight, exciting Game 1 of the Western Conference finals, Antti Niemi posted 44 saves to continue his postseason emergence as an elite goaltender.The Hawks caught a break when Dave Bolland's penalty was inadvertently served by Kris Versteeg. Bolland helped kill off a key penalty. Hawks 2, Sharks 1 (Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)