Canucks goalie Roberto Luongo made a great save with the knob of his stick against the Colorado Avalanche during the first period on Wednesday night.
When instincts take over good things happen.
It was certainly the case in Vancouver, where goaltender Roberto Luongo made a great save against the Colorado Avalanche in the first period on Wednesday night.
After a point shot by Avs defenceman Jan Hejda trickled through the right arm of Luongo, the Canucks goalie fell back and instinctively turned to swipe the puck out of the crease with the knob of his stick.
Tony CareA graduate of Ryerson University, senior writer Tony Care began his journalism career in 1996. He joined CBCSports.ca in 2003 and has covered a wide range of sports, including hockey, football, baseball and the Olympics.
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