Stars’ Oettinger robs Oilers’ McDavid with stick save in OT

Watch as Dallas Stars goaltender Jake Oettinger reaches out with his stick to rob Edmonton Oilers forward Connor McDavid with an unbelievable save to keep the game alive in overtime.

“How did that not go in?”

That was the call from Sportsnet broadcaster Chris Cuthbert after Dallas Stars goalie Jake Oettinger robbed Connor McDavid with a stick save late in the first overtime period Thursday.

McDavid was all alone in front and attempted to wait out Oettinger but the Stars goalie and teammate Chris Tanev both got a stick on the puck to keep it out.

The save sent a spark through social media, here are some of the many reactions.

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