I’m excited too. Just drop it already then.
Yaroslav Askarov (Predators), Matty Beniers (Kraken), Matt Boldy (Wild), Thomas Bordeleau (Sharks), Mavrik Bourque (Stars), Brendan Brisson (Golden Knights), Brandt Clarke (Kings), Graeme Clarke (Devils), Lukas Dostal (Ducks), Simon Edvinsson (Red Wings), Samuel Fagemo (Kings), Dylan Holloway (Oilers), Hendrix Lapierre (Capitals), Fabian Lysell (Bruins), Matias Maccelli (Coyotes), Jacob Perreault (Ducks), Sam Poulin (Penguins), Owen Power (Sabres), Jack Quinn (Sabres), Aatu Raty (Islanders), Lukas Reichel (Blackhawks), Marco Rossi (Wild), Braden Schneider (Rangers), Jake Sanderson (Senators), Juraj Slafkovsky (Canadiens), Ryan Suzuki (Hurricanes), Shane Wright (Kraken) and Connor Zary (Flames).
Edvinsson will be with a bunch of other young kids dressed like a Red Wing and getting his picture taken. Cool!
Hockey Canada recently approached major sponsors to gauge whether ousting some top executives and board members would be enough to win back their support – and sponsorship dollars. But sponsors have said wholesale change is needed at the organization. https://t.co/56dg1LCasl pic.twitter.com/nQokKjAm12
— Susan Krashinsky Robertson (@susinsky) August 23, 2022
This is a subscriber-only article linked, but the idea that Hockey Canada is trying to explore what the bare minimum they have to do in order to get sponsorship money back after having lost it for refusal to do the right thing doesn’t do well for the whole “we learned from mistakes and want to do the right thing” kind of face the organization wants to put forward.