T.J., Ya Filthy Animal! T.J. Oshie Undresses Boston Bruins Defender For Second Goal of the Game

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While the Capitals’ Wednesday night contest against the Boston Bruins would no doubt be a difficult matchup, right wing T.J. Oshie has had himself one heck of a night already, with two goals in the second period. While his first was a reward for his ever-present hard work ethic, the second was a downright beauty.

With one goal already to his name on the scoresheet, Oshie took a pass from Evgeny Kuznetsov in the neutral zone and put a corralled the puck on his stick before putting on a head-fake on Boston defensemen Connor Clifton and dancing his way to a sparkler of a goal.

The goal was Oshie’s second of the night and came at the 8:05 mark (his first came at the 4:35 mark) of the second period to give the Caps the lead. The goal was his 13th of the season and gave the tenacious winger his second mult-goal game of the season and 27th of his career.

By Michael Fleetwood

About Michael Fleetwood

Michael Fleetwood was born into a family of diehard Capitals fans and has been watching games as long as he can remember. He was born the year the Capitals went to their first Stanley Cup Final, and is a diehard Caps fan, the owner of the very FIRST Joe Beninati jersey and since then, has met Joe himself. His favorite player became former Capital Nate Schmidt after he met Schmidt in a Hershey hotel while in Hershey PA to see the Bears play, shortly after Schmidt was injured during a conditioning stint. Michael is also a fan of the Pittsburgh Steelers and Baltimore Orioles, and enjoys photography, watching WildEarth TV's SafariLive live safaris, and watching animals in his spare time. (Photo by Adam Vingan in 2014 at the Capitals Development Camp).
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2 Responses to T.J., Ya Filthy Animal! T.J. Oshie Undresses Boston Bruins Defender For Second Goal of the Game

  1. Anonymous says:

    Fil-thy!

    Like

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