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Everything about this Brad Marchand backhand is beautiful

You should see it.

Boston Bruins v Colorado Avalanche Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images

Brad Marchand has scored some beautiful goals, but tonight’s in Glendale is pretty high on the list just for the beauty of his backhand.

From Chris (@CrzyCanucklehed):


Marchand waited, waited, waited...and then lifted what was almost a physics-defying backhand under the bar.

Normally, goals like that end with the puck flipped softly into the net on the backhand; however, “soft” isn’t really in Marchand’s vocabulary, and he ripped that one into the net.

The Bruins led Arizona 4-1 at the end of two.