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Brent Seabrook a leader for Blackhawks

CHICAGO — When people look back on the Blackhawks’ 2013 playoffs, Brent Seabrook’s overtime goals are likely to be the first things remembered. But his off-ice contributions, specifically his counsel/prodding of captain Jonathan Toews, may prove to be just as important.

Seabrook’s OT goal in Wednesday night’s 6-5 victory over the Bruins leveled the Stanley Cup Final at two games apiece. Yet it was a discussion with Toews at a Boston bar that turned the tide of the series.

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