Russian goalkeeper Tampa Bay Lightning Andrey Vasilevsky made a scorpion save in the National Hockey League (NHL) regular season match against Montreal Canadiens. The video appeared on website leagues.
In the first period, Vasilevsky reflected the throw of the attacking opponent Max Domiwho threw the puck into an empty corner. The goalkeeper grouped and repelled the throw with his raised leg. In social networks, the actions of the Russian hockey player called “Save the scorpion.”
The match ended with the victory of Tampa 2-1. Vasilevsky was recognized as the first star of the match.
Tampa is eighth in the NHL East Conference standings, scoring 48 points in 39 matches. Montreal is in 13th place (42 points in 41 matches).