Tag Archives: great save

  • Amazing Tuukka Rask Paddle Save Denies Michael Grabner the Easy Goal (Video)

    Amazing Tuukka Rask Paddle Save Denies Michael Grabner the Easy Goal (Video)

    How good is this Tuukka Rask paddle save from last night’s Bruins-Islanders game? So good that even Bruins homer Jack Edwards couldn’t overstate it. And that’s saying something. The Bruins were up 2-0 on the first place Islanders (not a typo, look it up) about five minutes into the second period. Isles defenseman Brian Strait […]

  • 31 Hockey Save GIFs that Prove Goalies Are Actually Wizards

    31 Hockey Save GIFs that Prove Goalies Are Actually Wizards

    Everyone knows hockey goalies are crazy. How could they not be? Their job is to stand in front of frozen chunks of vulcanized rubber being fired at them at 95 mph. That being said, these crazy people are also amazing athletes who do things most of us couldn’t do in our wildest dreams. Score a […]

  • Peruvian Goalkeeper Makes Not One, But Two Insane Saves in a Row (Video)

    Peruvian Goalkeeper Makes Not One, But Two Insane Saves in a Row (Video)

    When a player on your favorite team exercises poor judgment or makes a major blunder, heartburn and hairpulling is often the result. However, every once in a while a boneheaded play actually sets up something truly remarkable. And that’s what we have for you here. During a recent match between Peru and Uruguay at the […]

  • 20 Awesome Soccer Save GIFs

    20 Awesome Soccer Save GIFs

    It’s good to have a skilled goalie in soccer who can make big saves, but not as important as in a sport like hockey, and probably not nearly as important as one would assume. In hockey, after all, there are usually 15-30 shots on goal per game, and with the net being just 6 feet […]