Hockey players and poker players have a good deal in common, namely a massive drive to compete and win. Some of the NHL’s greatest players would undoubtedly see success at the poker tables and be fun and inspiring to watch at the felt.
Here’s our list of five top hockey players who we’d absolutely love to see playing poker in 2020.
As a very vocal member of an investor group looking to bring NHL hockey to Las Vegas, Daniel Negreanu is, yet again, doing something great for the game of poker. With a look towards the future and what we can expect, assuming Negreanu et al.’s bid for Las Vegas-based NHL hockey is successful, we bring you the news and suggest a name for the new franchise that’s quite simply the perfect fit.