The Washington Capitals aren’t having the best time on the ice at the moment.
Losers of six straight heading into Friday’s action, Mikael Backlund decided to rub it in a little.
And man, did he make the Capitals looks silly on this one.
Jonas Siegenthaler was then left to try and end the madness, but his attempt at slashing his way out of the problem Backlund created was just another failure in the latter’s path of destruction.
Backlund, of course, still needed to beat Braden Holtby. No problem, just channel Peter Forsberg, right?
Backlund finished off his magnificent play, well, magnificently for one of the prettiest sequences in the NHL this season.