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Reto Berra, AHL netminder, celebrates in style after scoring goal

01/17/2015 12:42 EST | Updated 03/18/2015 05:59 EDT
Netminder Reto Berra just might have made himself a little more famous.

On Friday, he helped his own cause by putting the game out of reach with an empty-net goal late in the third period of a 5-1 victory over the Chicago Wolves in AHL action.

And the 28-year-old, who was sent down to the Lake Erie Monsters by the Colorado Avalanche last week for a conditioning stint, made no effort to hide his excitement for the moment -- which is totally understandable. 

According to the Monsters, Berra became the 11th goalie in AHL history to accomplish this epic feat of strength, which required him to launch the puck almost the entire length of the ice while maintaining pin-point accuracy at the same time

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