Home Sports Redskin ‘End this thing or I’m going to die’: Behind the scenes of... SportsRedskin ‘End this thing or I’m going to die’: Behind the scenes of NHL’s longest games August 12, 2020 8 Facebook Twitter Pinterest WhatsApp Marty Turco had a routine down for quadruple overtime games. After the third OT, he’d get hooked up to an IV. Too bad the intravenous infusion couldn’t do anything for heartbreak, which was inevitable after he was the losing goaltender in two of the longest Stanley Cup Playoff games in NHL history (2003 five-overtime game against Ducks, 2007 quadruple overtime against Vancouver). So when Turco and his Dallas Stars were heading to their fourth overtime against the Sharks in Game 6 of the 2008 playoffs, he had enough. The Stars had blown a 3-0 series lead, and with another loss would be staring at a Game 7 in San Jose. His wife, Kelly, was pregnant with their son, Finley, uncomfortably standing all game in the stands at the American Airlines Center. “I’m like, ‘Someone better f’in score,” Turco recalled. “Or I’m going to kill somebody.” When Turco’s good friend and Stars captain Brenden… READ NEWS SOURCE RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Chase Young, Steven Sims DNP in practice, Terry McLaurin limited with thigh injury A torn ACL, Garth Snow and some luck: How the Leafs stole Morgan Rielly at No. 5 Why the NBA should be rooting for the Miami Heat [Fansided: Riggo's Rag] – What it was like to be at a Washington Football Team game in 2020 [NFL: Washington Redskins] – Wake Up Washington 10/1: Looking Back At Dontrelle Inman's Journey To Washington Predictions review: What I got right and wrong about the 2019-20 NHL season [Washington Post] – Ron Rivera’s ‘cutoff point’ for Dwayne Haskins might be less of a threat, more of a challenge ‘Building a program’: Why Gersson Rosas is a believer in Ryan Saunders [SB Nation: Hogs Haven] – Is Dwayne Haskins Trying to do Too Much With Too Little? White Sox ready to put young bullpen to test in wild-card elimination game [NFL: Washington Redskins] – Washington Salute Set To Kick Off Touching Base Tour Presented By GEICO Military Bouchette’s mailbag: What’s wrong with Minkah Fitzpatrick and Devin Bush? LEAVE A REPLY Cancel reply Please enter your comment! Please enter your name here You have entered an incorrect email address! Please enter your email address here Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.