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Video- Halak With The Save Of The Night

Jaroslav Halak first with the pad, then the toe of his skate to keep the game tied late in the 3rd period.

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Pharazon's avatar

if Abdelkader had got any sort of contact on it there would have been no chance…

Posted by Pharazon from England on 01/21/11 at 01:30 PM ET

mrfluffy's avatar

I was thinking if that was at the other end it would have went in.

Posted by mrfluffy from A wide spot on I-90 in Montana on 01/21/11 at 02:09 PM ET

BigE's avatar

Wow, calm down. Abdelkader fans on it and Halak kicks it away. Hardly amazing.

Posted by BigE on 01/21/11 at 02:47 PM ET

SYF's avatar

It had a trajectory heading into the net.  It IS a great save.

To be fair, though, if it did go in, there might have been a review determining if Abber had a distinct kicking motion scoring the goal.

Posted by SYF from the team that re-signed KFQ and DFC by KFH on 01/21/11 at 03:04 PM ET

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Posted by BigE on 01/21/11 at 11:47 AM ET
Posted by SYF from Las Vegas, NV on 01/21/11 at 12:04 PM ET

And the fact that he got it with his leg then kicked it with his toe which got it outta there toot-sweet. It looks very probable that it would’ve still went in after his first contact.

Posted by NathanBC on 01/21/11 at 05:42 PM ET

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Great save of his own making. If Halak isn’t so far out of the net and leisurely strolling back into the crease does he even need to do anything, but let it hit him?

Posted by hockey1919 from mid-atlantic on 01/21/11 at 07:30 PM ET

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