The headline is a quote from Slap Shot, which is both a hockey movie and the first thing I think of when anything hockey-related comes to my attention. The clip is a remarkable sequence from a Thursday night game where Patrik Stefan blew the equivalent of a 2-inch putt, and the commentator acted like he just blew a giraffe in front of a live television audience.

He goofed, for sure, and it is embarrassing. But "the most embarrassing thing you've ever seen in the National Hockey League"? Come on, guy. You've seen those television ratings, right?

Patrik Stefan bungles, Hemsky scores [YouTube]
Stars Overcome Stefan's Monster Mistake [nbc5i]