Ready to be absolutely wowed? Then you need to see the save (or even series of saves) that Canucks goalie Thatcher Demko made in last night’s game. Seriously, this is already in the running for play of the year, we’re calling it right now.

With the third period winding down in a tie game against the New York Rangers, the Canucks found themselves in a shorthanded situation, and New York was putting on the pressure. Following a mad scramble in front of Demko’s net, the goalie found himself without his blocker. And well, things got ZANY…

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Keep in mind that this all happened with under 3 minutes left in the third period. And, presumably impressed with Demko’s dedication in the crease, the Canucks J.T. Miller went on to win the game in overtime in a similarly gritty fashion…

If you were looking for a reason to check out the next Canucks home game, this is absolutely it.