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Canadiens player passes in front of an open net and his fans immediately turn on him

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What was he thinking?

Sven Andrighetto has won the hearts of Montreal Canadiens fans over the last couple of years with a good work ethic and timely offensive contributions. But he drew their ire on Tuesday with one of the most confounding decisions by a Hab all season.

Thanks to some luck and good positioning, Andrighetto found himself with the puck and a wide open Detroit Red Wings net in front of him. And for some reason ... he passed?


What? He didn't even think about it. Here's another look; note the fans at the bottom of the GIF reacting to the play.


That is not goodwill.