Connor Bedard Displays Genuine Connection with Fans during Practice

Published January 21, 2024 at 9:43 PM

Connor Bedard, the emerging talent in the NHL, is making waves not just for his on-ice prowess but also for his off-ice connection with fans.

Despite his shorter stature, Bedard commands attention on the ice, winning over fans with his generosity and efforts to build relationships.

During practice, he's been spotted signing autographs for young fans, and images captured Bedard tossing pucks to excited children.

Connor Bedard tossing pucks to a few young fans screaming his name after practice. #Blackhawks

His commitment to engaging with fans goes beyond the rink. Bedard recently took a break from his rigorous training to express gratitude to Blackhawks fans, ensuring those calling out his name during practice received pucks from him.

This isn't a one-time occurrence. Before a game against the Florida Panthers, Bedard spotted a young fan with a sign reading, 'Bedard, I want to be just like you!' Promptly, he found a puck and shared a moment with the lucky fan.

Bedard's consistent efforts to connect with fans, especially the younger demographic, contribute to building a new NHL fanbase. While the league's leadership faces criticism, Bedard's charm and genuine interactions serve as a positive force, attracting newer and younger fans to the sport.

Source: Hawksinsider
January 21   |   126 answers
Connor Bedard Displays Genuine Connection with Fans during Practice

Do you think Connor Bedard will win a Stanley Cup in Chicago?

Yes3527.8 %
No9172.2 %
Latest 10 stories