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Javelin-throw shootout goal will drop your jaw


Daniel Zakrzewski

In a need of a hockey highlight to start off the puck-starved month of August? You’re in luck.

Deadspin and TSN’s BarDown unearthed quite the clip from an event held by KHL team Ak Bars Kazan.

As you can see, Vladimir Tkachyov is clearly pumped up for the Rio Summer Olympics, as he sent his javelin throw entry in via this shootout “goal.”

The guttural reaction afterward seems well-earned:

Want some more? These other highlight goals should keep you entertained:

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