This celebrity goo was created by player Chris Lemler.
Scott Hardie replaced the difficulty, made major changes to the clue, and made major changes to the explanation provided by Chris.

publication date: Friday, April 27, 2018 (part of Spring 2018)

category: Sports

clue: This Russian hockey phenom and sometime captain now wears a blue jersey and is known to inspire holy jumping.

explanation: Tarasenko is an alternate captain for the St. Louis Blues, whose announcer says "holy jumpin'!" in excitement. more…

difficulty: hard

solved by: Samir Mehta, LaVonne Lemler, and Matthew Preston


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