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Justin Braun's leg accidentally scores goal for the Red Wings

The San Jose defenseman was on the bad end of a bounce.

Thankfully, the San Jose Sharks had an insurance goal Friday when their defenseman accidentally helped out the Red Wings on a late tally. Justin Braun was on the end of a bad deflection late in the third period of a 3-1 game the Sharks looked to take home easily.

The shot from Teemu Pulkkinen from above the left circle clearly hits Braun's leg and not the Red Wing stationed in front of him. The puck slides just past the glove of Martin Jones for the 3-2 strike with 1:52 to go in the game. San Jose would hold onto the well-deserved win, but the bad deflection caused for some tense moments until the final buzzer.