12/23/2013 11:55 pm ET Updated Dec 24, 2013

Puck In Pants Goal Lifts Sabres Over Coyotes

A goal is a goal, right?

As overtime dwindled down in the NHL game between the Buffalo Sabres and Phoenix Coyotes, the Sabres' Mark Pysyk picked up his first goal of the season when a bobbling puck found its way into the pants of Coyotes goalie Mike Smith who then backed into the net.

The Sabres' Twitter account shared Sabres goalie Ryan Miller's take on the play: