When you score a goal in hockey it is a truly wonderful feeling. Playing competitive hockey for 20 years allowed me to get my name on plenty of score sheets. While there were some nice goals, there were plenty of others that combined being in the right place at the right time.
In every level of hockey it is important to always be aware of your surroundings, especially given the fast pace of the game. When you lose focus on the ice you put yourself at risk for injury or embarrassment, sometimes both.
Over the years there have been plenty of mental errors, goofy bounces and just plain bad luck. Even the best of the best can look ordinary at times. Sometimes at the worst possible time.
Here's a list of the 50 worst goals in hockey history. Enjoy now!