Emotional Message from Seattle Krakens Goaltender to Teammate

Published October 7, 2023 at 6:45 PM

In a heartwarming display of sportsmanship, Joey Daccord, the newly crowned backup goaltender for the Seattle Krakens, took a moment to acknowledge his fellow netminder, Chris Driedger.

Daccord's words were filled with respect and admiration for Driedger, who he had just bested for the backup role.

"He went through so much, and he's an awesome goalie," Daccord stated, a touch of sincerity in his voice. "I'm really proud of him for how he battled and competed and worked his way to get back. He'll be back in the NHL in no time."

These words reflect the camaraderie and mutual support often found among athletes in the competitive world of professional sports.

Daccord's praise for Driedger's resilience and determination serves as a reminder that even in the face of tough competition, there's a strong sense of unity among players who share the same passion for the game.

Driedger's journey may have hit a temporary pause, but with teammates like Daccord cheering him on, it's clear that his return to the NHL is just a matter of time.
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Emotional Message from Seattle Krakens Goaltender to Teammate

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