Vote On Last Week's Top Plays
Monday, 01.2.2012 / 11:55 AM CT / Minnesota Wild | Features
By Glen Andresen - Manager of Social Media
Week 12: Spurgeon Turns Goalie | Week 11: Koivu Ties It | Week 10: Brodziak's Falling Backhand | Week 9: Brodziak's Triple Effort | Week 8: Bouchard's Pick and Finish | Week 7: Koivu's Individual Effort | Week 6: Clutterbuck's No-Look Setup |Week 5: Latendresse's Handiwork | Week 4: Harding's Blocker Magic | Week 3: Heatley Beats The Clock | Week 2: Cullen's Snipe | Week 1: Heatley's Sick Tip | 2010-2011 Winner: Backstrom gets the skate up
Jared Spurgeon's sliding save against Calgary took top honors last week.
This week, the defensive plays will take a backseat to two big goals and a massive hit. Dany Heatley's wraparound goal that forced overtime against Nashville is the first play in contention. The other goal will be Jarod Palmer going upstairs againt Nikolaik Khabibulin for his first career NHL goal. Those two tallies will be up against Brad Staubitz who combatted Theo Peckham's flying leap with a cold shoulder that sent the Oiler defenseman back to his bench: