With his club already up 1-0, the five-foot-five Carolina Hurricanes forward broke out on a breakaway and used a sweet behind-the-legs move to deposit the puck past the shoulder of a baffled Steve Mason. Carolina won 3-2.
Malik, a six-foot-six former NHL defenceman, pulled off a similar feat in a shootout against Olaf Kolzig in 2006.
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