In the pros: Rau scores game-winner in NHL debut; M. Stuart feature

From left to right, Carson McMillan (No. 45), Chad Rau (No. 36), Jed Ortmeyer (No. 41) and Greg Zanon of the Minnesota Wild celebrate a goal by Rau in the second period on January 21, 2012 at Xcel Energy Center in St Paul, Minnesota. Chad Rau scored the game-winner in his NHL debut. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Former Tiger Chad Rau scored in his NHL debut, recording the second of a franchise record three goals in 59 seconds in a win over Dallas.

Goalie Richard Bachman came on in relief in the third for Dallas.

It proved to be the game-winner, which prompted some shaving cream to the face by his teammates. He was the subject of this blog post as well.

Mark Stuart brings a blue-collar attitude that’s invaluable to the Jets in this feature.

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About paisleyhockey
I am the college hockey writer for the Colorado Springs Gazette focusing on the Atlantic Hockey Association, National Collegiate Hockey Conference and Western Collegiate Hockey Association.

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