As Chris wrote earlier today, Alex Ovechkin appears to be getting back on track on the power play with power-play goals in two straight games. Saturday, the Russian machine conjured some black magic to get a power-play assist.
You have to see this.
So let’s recap this goal. Carlson hits Ovechkin with a pass and The Great Eight fires at Jonathan Bernier. Roman Polak deflects the puck, but it ricochets off Marcus Johnasson’s knee right into the back of the net.