The city of Columbus embraced the NHL with the warmth of a Nick Foligno/Sergei Bobrovsky hug, and today the NHL is responding…
From NHL Teams:
— Chicago Blackhawks (@NHLBlackhawks) January 26, 2015
— Edmonton Oilers (@EdmontonOilers) January 26, 2015
Nicely done Columbus! pic.twitter.com/W1tWcGkK3k
— Arizona Coyotes (@ArizonaCoyotes) January 25, 2015
From NHL Scribes:
MVP award goes to the person who sounded the horn to end this game. Bad game by players, but great weekend from city of Columbus
— Pat Leonard (@PLeonardNYDN) January 26, 2015
I know the game is bad but the event itself this week was solid. Columbus rocked. Love this place.
— Pierre LeBrun (@Real_ESPNLeBrun) January 26, 2015
Thanks for an enjoyable few days, Columbus.
— Helene Elliott (@helenenothelen) January 26, 2015
— Ken Wiebe (@WiebeSunSports) January 26, 2015
And here’s a glowing review from “The Hockey News.”
And From NHL Players:
— Brent Burns (@Burnzie88) January 26, 2015
— Tyler Seguin (@tseguinofficial) January 26, 2015
Canadiens goalie Carey Price: “I had a lot of fun here. I think Columbus did a great job of supporting this event. They were awesome hosts.”
Edmonton’s Ryan Nugent-Hopkins: “It was great. They put on such a great event here in Columbus, and the support that they had throughout the whole thing was amazing. Definitely something I won’t forget for a long time.”
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