The struggling winger’s best moments continue to come with the phenom on his line, and Thursday was no exception, as McDavid did everything but score a goal against the Philadelphia Flyers.
Yakupov was the one who actually put it into Philly’s net after a showing of blazing speed by McDavid.
These GIFs capture the moment nicely:
Yes, when No. 97 gets a step, all a defenseman can think is “Connor’s a goner.”
(And probably some bad words.)
As a bonus: