Originally written on Backyard Sports Blog  |  Last updated 10/23/14
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The shortened NHL season is only in it's early stages, and the Dallas Stars goalie already has a top candidate for save of the year.  Kari Lehtonen made a save that not only shocked me when I watched it, it faked out the announcers too.  The puck seemed to ricochet off his shoulder and hang in the air for a couple seconds.  Lehtonen didn't give up on it and decided to swipe his glove hand behind his back and snag it out of the air.  Quite lucky, but quite awesome at the same time.  The Blue Jackets would still go on to beat the Stars 2-1 in Columbus, but the Stars came out with the highlight of the night.  Check out the save below. Check out our Home Page for more stories and follow us on Twitter and Facebook
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