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Blues' T.J. Oshie Scores on Slick Backhander from His Knees

St. Louis Blues' T.J. Oshie, front, reaches for a puck to score past Chicago Blackhawks goalie Corey Crawford during the second period in Game 5 of a first-round NHL hockey playoff series Friday, April 25, 2014, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)
Jeff Roberson
Kyle NewportFeatured ColumnistApril 26, 2014

When St. Louis Blues winger T.J. Oshie gets to a one-on-one situation with a goaltender, he's tough to stop—even when he is on his knees.

In the second period of Game 5 against the Chicago Blackhawks, Oshie got past the defense but couldn't stay on his feet. That didn't appear to be a problem for the St. Louis Blues star as he was able to net the equalizer against Blackhawks goalie Corey Crawford:

Magical things just seem to happen when Oshie gets alone with a goalie.

[NHL.com, h/t CBS Sports]

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