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Video: Kevin Bieksa does it all Saturday

Feb 4, 2012, 10:00 PM EDT

Goalies are overrated. With an empty net and the Vancouver Canucks down by one against the Colorado Avalanche in the last minute of the third period, defenseman Kevin Bieksa made a diving save to keep the game alive. Then he did the only thing that could top that: he scored the goal that sent the game to overtime.

Not to be outdone, Roberto Luongo was perfect in the shootout to complete the Canucks’ 3-2 victory over the Avalanche.

  1. equipmentfreak - Feb 4, 2012 at 10:28 PM

    thats playing with heart! i love seeing this type of play

  2. AppealToReason - Feb 4, 2012 at 11:18 PM

    Bieksa must have some kind of deal worked out with the stanchion companies

  3. bigtganks - Feb 5, 2012 at 4:26 AM

    *** Bieska
    ** Luongo
    * stanchion

    • imleftcoast - Feb 6, 2012 at 1:16 PM

      Are my friends from the Province chatroom finally over here to help in the battle with Bruin fans? It’s open hatred on this site.

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