This is the transistor before anything is done, make sure all legs are straight and evenly spaced apart. This can be done with tweezers. In step1 you bend the middle leg up either using tweezers or small needle nose pliers. In step 2 you place the tweezers under the middle leg and the carefully bend the middle leg down allowing the tweezers to form the middle leg. Step 3 should had given you the result shown in the picture and allow you to place this component in the PC board without any troubles.