Around The NHL (Part XLI)
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01-25-2013, 01:45 AM
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Decent goal, excessive celebration.
As somebody who was fine with the Ovy heating his stick goal celebration, I think that's a little ridiculous. Go ahead and run right past your team, kid.
edit: Just saw there was only 10 seconds left...still a little ridiculous to run all the way to center ice but it makes a little more sense.
They tied the game moments earlier and had the goal waived off when it was clearly a good goal. They were robbed. Then Yakupov ties it, in his third (?) NHL game, with under 6 seconds on the clock. I think it's less excessive than the Ovie stick celebration, which was lame and premeditated. It was a bit over the top, but it was real, pure emotion. The 18 year old was pumped.
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