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

Kyle Newport@@KyleNewportFeatured 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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