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Save of the Night – October 20 (Marty Turco)

Oct 21, 2010, 1:00 PM EDT

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OK, I’ll admit that Roberto Luongo definitely deserves consideration for a few of the saves he made last night (particularly stopping a few late shots in the third and a Marian Hossa breakaway in overtime). I’ll also concede that this is a flawed choice since Marty Turco actually received a tripping penalty as a result of this move.

Still, whenever a goalie makes an aggressive move to leave his crease and cut off a skater’s angle, it evokes memories of Dominik Hasek’s greatest days. Turco stopped what very well could have been a Tanner Glass goal with this move to help continue his four game winning streak.

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