GIF: Senators' Ales Hemsky scores highlight-reel goal against Lightning

Friday March 21st, 2014

Hemsky goal

By Darian Somers

Ottawa's Ales Hemsky made three Tampa Bay Lightning players look silly with his goal in the second period on Thursday night.

First was defenseman Radko Gudas, who Hemsky burned with a behind-the-back, through-the-legs deke. Then he cut in and walked right past blueliner Matt Carle, and finally, goaltender Ben Bishop could do little more than watch as Hemsky effortlessly shot the puck into the wide open net.

This Goal of the Year candidate was Hemsky's 11th of the season, and his second since coming arriving from Edmonton at the trade deadline.

Here's the full video with replays:

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