The Montreal Canadiens appeared on the verge of opening the scoring late in the second period of Game 6 Thursday in New York until goaltender Henrik Lundqvist did his best Dominik Hasek impression with a wildly acrobatic blocker save to keep the puck out of the net.
As Thomas Vanek attempted a pass across the crease, the puck deflected off a sprawled out Dan Girardi's stick and into the air.
As it descended towards the back of the net, Lundqvist did, well, this:
All hail the King.
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