An NHL Player's Crazy New Shootout Attempt Was Stopped By A Nifty Save

Kaspars Daugavins made a strange attempt during the Ottawa Senators’ shootout loss to the Boston Bruins. And if it wasn’t for a great save by Tuukka Rask it would have worked.

Daugavins kept the puck pinned under the toe of his stick the entire length of the ice and then tried a 360-spin to sneak the puck in the backside. But Rask’s pad beat the puck to the post. The Senators lost 3-2 in the shootout and it is easy to wonder if this goofy attempt cost the Senators the game.

According to, Daugavins has successfully attempted this manoeuvre in the minor leagues…

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