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Adam on the spot for delirious Devils

Henrique's OT goal sparks wild celebration and sends New Jersey to Cup finals

Updated: May 26, 2012, 2:12 AM ET
By Katie Strang | ESPNNewYork.com

NEWARK, N.J. -- In October, rookie Adam Henrique found himself demoted to the minors. Weeks later he was back up with the New Jersey Devils, playing between captain Zach Parise and Ilya Kovalchuk.

Sixty-three seconds into overtime of Game 6 in the Eastern Conference finals, Henrique was parked in the crease behind New York Rangers goaltender Henrik Lundqvist to sweep the puck past him for a 3-2 Devils win.

And afterward?

At the center of a triumphant Devils ...

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