Originally written on It's Always Sunny in Detroit  |  Last updated 11/15/14

GLENDALE, AZ - OCTOBER 22: Pavel Datsyuk #13 of the Detroit Red Wings looks up at the video board from the bench during the NHL game against the Phoenix Coyotes at Jobing.com Arena on October 22, 2009 in Glendale, Arizona. The Coyotes defeated the Red Wings 3-2 in overtime. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

The Wings’ Pavel Datsyuk doesn’t need the NHL to make highlight reel plays.  He’s currently playing in his native land Russia for CSKA Moscow of the KHL.  In his debut, Datsyuk pulled off something that he’s never done in a Red Wings uniform.  He headed the puck into the net.

And if you’re fluent in Russian (or you just want to take my word on it), you’ll see that the goal doesn’t count.  It appears Russia doesn’t care about soccer either.

You don’t need Rosetta Stone to hear the condescending tone in the announcer’s voice when the puck goes in the net.

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