Bruins goaltender Tuukka Rask made a gorgeous save together with his head on Wednesday in a round-robin NHL postseason recreation towards the Lightning.
With a shot from close to the blue line dashing towards him, he deliberately deflected the puck away together with his head like a soccer participant.
I nonetheless cannot imagine this head save by Rask. The puck will get on him fairly rapidly, and never solely does he see it and place his head to dam it, however he then nods it into the nook. Unimaginable rebound management with the noggin. (through @NESN) pic.twitter.com/VhYYoaII0p
— Brady Gardner (@BradyDGardner) August 5, 2020
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Boston is already within the Stanley Cup playoffs; it is competing in a four-team seeding match within the Jap Convention. The group misplaced on Aug. 2 to the Flyers. Tampa Bay, in the meantime, received its first recreation of the competitors.
Rask was stored busy Wednesday evening. Quickly after his head save, he was tasked with looking for teammate Nick Richie’s misplaced tooth throughout the second intermission.
Nick Ritchie misplaced his tooth after hitting McDonagh. He needed to seek for it on the ice throughout the second intermission earlier than the zamboni swept it away. pic.twitter.com/c6YzYZ5NJr
— Conor Ryan (@ConorRyan_93) August 5, 2020