That came out of nowhere didn’t it? I have to say it was the oddest thing I have ever seen a player to do to his goalie.
Who was the player? Tomas Surovy, a 2001 4th round pick by Pittsburgh. He had a short stint with the Penguins in in 2003-2004 and 2005-2006.
Halak has appeared in four games at the IIHF World Championships. He has a 3.17 Goals Against Average and a .872 save percentage.