Found January 26, 2013 on Diehardsport:
This pass from Pavel Datsyuk on Friday Night against the Minnesota Wild was simply incredible.  A saucer pass over two sticks right on to Todd Bertuzzi’s stick?  Absolutely fantastic.  Bertuzzi was obviously very happy that Datsyuk made such a great pass.  It was Bertuzzi’s first game of the season, and after scoring his second goal of the game, he planted a kiss right on Datsyuk.  At least the Red Wings don’t have to worry about any disagreements/hatred in the lockerroom.[YouTube]

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