Watch Chad Rau best Tim Thomas


Minnesota-native Chad Rau is playing in just his fifth NHL game, but he can now say that he’s gotten one by a two-time Vezina Trophy winner. Check out Rau’s goal below.This video is no longer available. Click here to watch more NBC Sports videos!

Rau gave the Wild a 1-0 lead and Minnesota is currently up 2-0 early in the third period. This is Rau’s second career goal. He also scored in his NHL debut on Jan. 21. If the Bruins don’t score, then both of Rau’s first two goals will prove to be game winners.