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As cool as ice: CBC’s Stanley Cup Playoffs montage is all kinds of awesome (video)


The CBC’s “Hockey Night in Canada” coverage of the 2013 Stanley Cup Playoffs kicked off on Wednesday night, and what has become a time-honored and much-loved tradition during this most wonderful time of the year, CBC unveiled its NHL postseason video montage.

Set to The Who’s “Baba O’Riley,” the sequence is sure to get hockey and non-hockey fans alike pumped up with its historic imagery showcasing why the Stanley Cup Playoffs consistently prove to be the most compelling, intense and dramatic displays of spellbinding playoff magic every single year and how the NHL’s postseason is unparalleled in pro sports.

If there’s anyone who wasn’t ready for some exciting NHL playoffs action before, they’re sure as hell amped for it now.