Strange things happen in the KHL.
The KHL is Russia’s largest hockey league and the 2nd largest hockey league on the planet. It’s where many Russian NHL players get their start, or return to in the twilight of their careers.
In the video below, goaltender Andrei Gavrilov calmly takes a drink of his water, not noticing the incoming rush behind him.
As you can see at the end of the video, he realizes what’s happening and quickly snaps back into action.