As Mettalurg’s Wolski chased the puck to the boards, so too did Barys’ Vladimir Markelov, and when Wolski dove to save the puck, Markelov fell on top of him and accidentally rode Wolski into the boards.
Surprisingly, the carnage wasn’t nearly as bad as you’d expect it to be.
Still pretty gross though and Mondays can still suck a giant bag of dicks. They’re a bunch of animals who, I don’t know whether it’s because they’re too dumb to know any better or just have that much heart, aren’t afraid to throw their bare face in harms way to block a shot.
And now staying on the topic of European hockey, here’s an early Assist of the Year candidate coming from the EIHL’s Belfast Giants. Thus concluding this week’s mini European Hockey Roundup.