I assume it almost did, anyway. (Thanks to @TheScottLewis for the .GIF)

Phil Kessel scored to open the scoring against the Panthers in the first period yesterday, and the release, location, and beautiful ping off the post make it one of my favourite pure snapshots I’ve seen in a long time. Here’s the video, which you need to watch so you can appreciate the ping:

Jakob Silfverberg’s in the shootout was none-too-shabby either:

NHLers: they’re not, in fact, just like us.