Canada searched for its next great hockey song and Dave Gunning delivered.

The singer-songwriter from Pictou, N.S., headlined Hockey Night in Canada's opening montage with the song A Game Goin' On before the puck dropped between the Montreal Canadiens and Toronto Maple Leafs as part of Scotiabank Hockey Day in Canada.

Earlier this month, A Game Goin' On beat out hundreds of entries from across the country to win Hockey Night In Canada Song Quest: The Search for Canada‚Äôs Next Great Hockey Song Competition

Watch the full montage and listen to a preview of the song above.