GIF: Valeri Nichushkin scores first NHL goal

Thomas Drance

Dallas Star rookie Valeri Nichushkin was a human highlight reel in the KHL last season. His offensive production has been a bit slow to materialize in his rookie campaign with the Dallas Stars.

Nichushkin finally got on the board on Sunday afternoon in Ottawa, however, with a howitzer wrist shot that beat Senators goalie Craig Anderson stick-side high: