We'll be unveiling our top 10 goals of 2012 on Monday, and while the NHL is still sitting on the sidelines, we've still had some potential tallies of the year come with 2013 arriving in a matter of days.
The latest entry comes from Evgeny Medvedev of Ak Bars Kazan in the KHL. On Thursday, with the game tied at 2-2 and in overtime against Neftekhimik, the 30-year old defenseman showed off some hands with three opponents closing in on him for the game winner:
Medvedev must be feeling it in 2012 because he's currently having a career season with 23 points and is coming up on surpassing his personal best of 8 goals. That overtime winner was actually his second of the game and helped keep Ak Bars atop the Eastern Conference standings at 77 points through 38 games.
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