Some hockey fans are praising the move, while others peoples’ heads are spinning at the idea (yup, I went there). Olympic gold medallist Roberto Luongo would rather they got rid of the shootout entirely:
Can we keep the spin-o-rama and ban the shootout instead @nhl ?
— Strombone (@strombone1) September 11, 2014
Over the years, the spin-o-rama has led to some of the best highlights in hockey. Here is a list of some of the best spin moves ever from in-game, shootouts, penalty shots and even practise in Martin St Louis‘ case:
Denis Savard (The Savardian Spinorama)
Drew Doughty/Bobby Orr
Still lovin’ the spin-o-ramas? Check these out:
There were so many great videos to choose from that this list could have gone on forever. Do you have another favourite spin-o-rama that we missed? Tell us in the comments below.