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Bruins’ Seth Griffith scores between-the-legs goal

Boston Bruins rookie Seth Griffith finished off a gorgeous no-look, between the legs goal against the New Jersey Devils on Monday night.

Boston rookie continues highlight-reel plays

Boston Bruins centre Seth Griffith, left, scores a beautiful no-look, between the legs goal against Devils goalie Cory Schneider, right, Monday night. (Charles Krupa/Associated Press)

Move over Vladimir Tarasenko, Bruins rookie Seth Griffith wants in on the goal-of-the-year consideration.

With the Bruins and Devils tied 2-2 late in the second period, Griffith blocked a shot before racing nearly the length of the rink and beating two New Jersey defenders.

As his room to score narrowed, Griffith finished off a no-look, between the legs goal on Devils goalie Cory Schneider.

Take a look:

Here’s an even closer look at this beauty of a goal.

Of course, it was less than two weeks ago that Griffith did his best Bobby Orr impersonation.

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