Detroit Red Wings defenseman Jake Walman hitting the griddy after an overtime game winning goal on a penalty shot
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MUST SEE: Jake Walman hits the griddy after OT winner Again!

Published February 10, 2024 at 4:21 PM
BY GRAHAM MONTGOMERY
     
The Detroit Red Wings had a very dramatic game today as they hosted the Vancouver Canucks. The way the game ended is a must-watch.

Red Wings Defenseman Hits The Griddy After Game-Winning Goal



The Red Wings came back to force overtime after they trailed Vancouver 3-1 for much of the game. Once the extra frame took place the chaos continued as Red Wings defenseman Jake Walman was awarded a penalty shot. The Blueliner is known for having a good wrist shot and it paid off as he sniped home the game-winning goal.

JAKE WALMAN WINS IT ON AN OVERTIME PENALTY SHOT! 🚨


#LGRW


Following the goal, he immediately went to his trademark goal celebration, the griddy.

Another look at Walman's penalty shot winner, and of course, the celebratory griddy

#LGRW


Red Wings Move Closer To Securing Top-Three Spot In Atlantic Division



Walman had a lot of reason to celebrate the goal. For one, it set a new career high in goals for him at 11. Second, the extra point from the win tied the Red Wings in points with the Toronto Maple Leafs and gave them a one-point edge of the Tampa Bay Lightning. All three teams are currently in a hard battle for the 3rd spot in the Atlantic division. Getting two points against the League-best Canucks will go a long way to helping the team secure that coveted playoff spot. Be sure to stay tuned for more updates as the Red Wings push for their first playoff appearance since 2016.
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MUST SEE: Jake Walman hits the griddy after OT winner Again!

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