Originally written on Diehardsport  |  Last updated 3/15/13

TORONTO - FEBRUARY 21: Henrik Sedin #33 of the Vancouver Canucks shoots the puck during the game against the Toronto Maple Leafs at Air Canada Centre on February 21, 2009 in Toronto, Ontario. (Photo by Dave Sandford/Getty Images)
I personally don’t think that this should have been called as a penalty shot, but there have been a lot more penalty shots awarded this year than in years past.  With a one-goal lead late in the game, Vancouver Canucks captain Henrik Sedin was given a penalty shot and boy did he ever take advantage of it.  Sedin had been 0 for 3 in shootouts for his career, but this move he pulled on Nashville Predators goalie Chris Mason will have the media asking whether or not he should be taking more of them.  Mason bit hard on the fake shot and his jock strap ended up in the rafters once Sedin pulled the puck back to his forehand. [YouTube]
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