By Jeff Wozer, Buffalo Sports Page Humorist

Sabres defenseman Rasmus Ristolainen had a memorable goal celebration after scoring against the Sharks, to help the Sabres to their 10th straight win.  It was a bit beyond the norm, and sports humorist Jeff Wozer has uncovered the top reactions to Risto’s moves.

• “He dances like Don Cherry dresses.”

• “In the words of Rick Jeanneret, ‘You asked for it. you got it: His dance moves are bad. Scaaary bad.’”

• “I bet Rob Ray jumps the bench and coldcocks him.”

• “He’s to dancing as Pharoah’s is to family entertainment. “

• “He looks like John Murphy dancing to Usher.”

• “What Risto calls dancing the United Nations Security Council calls Crimes Against Humanity.”

• “He’s to dancing as the Galleria’s Food Court is to fine dining.”

• “If given the choice between watching Risto dance or looking at a Women of the Supreme Court Bathing Suit calendar I’d choose the latter.”

• “C’mon ref give him 10 minutes for Too Many Lame Dance Moves On the Ice.”

• “He dances like Justin Timberlake on an ether binge.”

Jeff Wozer

Nationally touring stand-up comedian Jeff Wozer has performed with some of comedy’s biggest acts – Martin Short, John Oliver, Brian Reagan – and on some of comedy’s biggest stages – Red Rocks Amphitheater, the Las Vegas strip, Great American Comedy Festival.

His humor articles have appeared in more than 40 publications including ESPN’s Active.com, Rocky Mountain Sports and the Explorer Club’s Explorer’s Journal.

Prior to veering into comedy he worked as a sports and news director for WFAD in Middlebury, Vermont where he won an Associated Press award for hockey play-by-play. And he spent two years as the play-by-play voice for the Vail Avalanche junior hockey team in Vail, Colorado.

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