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Moving up - 12-01-10

Written by Seth Rorabaugh on .

In Friday's 2-1 win against the Senators, Alex Goligoski (above) recorded his third game-winning goal of the season. It's a pretty high total for a defenseman, especially when you consider the season is only all of two months old.

One more game-winner and Goligoski will tie the single-season franchise record for defensemen:

Player Season Game-Winning
Goals
Larry Murphy 1993-94 4
Michal Rozsival 2001-02 4
Brad Werenka 1998-99 4
Randy Carlyle 1978-79 3
Paul Coffey 1989-90 3
Paul Coffey 1990-91 3
Darryl Edestrand 1971-72 3
Alex Goligoski 2010-11 3
Sergei Gonchar 2006-07 3
Sergei Gonchar 2009-10 3
Kevin Hatcher 1997-98 3
Kevin Hatcher 1998-99 3
Kris Letang 2007-08 3
Kris Letang 2008-09 3
Larry Murphy 1991-92 3
Larry Murphy 1994-95 3
Fredrik Olausson 1996-97 3
Dale Tallon 1978-79 3

(Photo: Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

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