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Goalie Named ‘Quick’ Makes Craziest Save You’ll See This Season

Jonathan Quick lives up to his name with an incredible, scorpion-like save

He’s more scorpion than man.

Jonathan Quick, goalie for the NHL’s Los Angeles Kings, just pulled out the most mind-blowing save of the season. The Kings haven’t scored much this season, but thanks to Quick, they haven’t been scored against much, either.

Belly on the ice after following a pass across the posts, the appropriately named Quick played the predator as Blake Wheeler of the Winnipeg Jets fired a rapid shot toward the net. Lifting his right leg into the air like a stinger, Quick deflected the puck back out into play, with nary a sidewards glance.

It must be seen to be believed.

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