Brent Burns' favorite scene from "Slap Shot" might be the Hanson brothers playing with their race-car set in a hotel room.

"Guys always compared me, bringing my toys on the road and stuff, so that's got to be one of them," the Sharks defenseman says.

Capitals goalie Braden Holtby distinctly recalls the first time he saw the movie as a pee-wee player.

"On a road trip to La Loche, Saskatchewan, which is seven hours north of anything," Holtby says. "I remember we watched Slap Shot. I think I was 11 or 12 years old. Probably wasn't right for 11-year or 12-year-old kids, but that's what you do."

The profanity-laden classic opened February 25, 1977. As the film approaches the 40th anniversary of its release, we asked Burns, Holtby and some other NHL All-Stars for their favorite scenes. Hopefully the video above captures the spirit of the thing.

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