LATEST | Special announcement regarding Vancouver native Connor Bedard

Published August 11, 2023 at 2:44 PM

The NHL's top prospect Connor Bedard is two months away from making his debut in the league and on Friday, a major hockey manufacturer made a special announcement regarding the phenom.

Sherwood Hockey announced that they have partnered with Connor Bedard and will be his official equipment sponsor starting this season. In their video below, Bedard is seen wearing his full Blackhawks gear for the first time.

"From @sherwoodhockey on Instagram

The official announcement of Connor Bedard as a Sherwood athlete and first look at Bedard in full Blackhawks garb👀" Mario Tiribassi said on Twitter.

The 18-year-old Vancouver native has already taken the hockey world by storm at the junior and international level and it's going to be special to watch him play during his rookie season in the National Hockey League. Expectations are high for Bedard, but there's no doubt that he can live up to them and even exceed what many are expecting him to do.

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LATEST | Special announcement regarding Vancouver native Connor Bedard

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