According to tradition, the President of the United States receives each year in the White house Champions of major sports leagues in the country. Last season Pittsburgh for the second time in a row won the Stanley Cup and now came in full strength to visit Donald Trump. In addition to Sidney Crosby, the head of state stressed that the Russian forward of “penguins” Yevgeny Malkin.
Last night, Donald trump made a solemn reception at the White house for winners of the National hockey League (NHL), the Stanley Cup winner the last two years – “Pittsburgh”. While chatting with the players, the US President said Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin.
“Sidney is not the only star of “Pittsburgh”. There is also Evgeni Malkin. 72 points, 33 goals and 39 assists!”, – quoted trump Sportsnet.
Appealing to Malkin, trump said: “You look like a basketball player! Huge, strong, tough and strong guy!” Also, according to trump, “penguins” there is a two-headed monster “of Crosby-Malkin” and Eugene is his second head.
Recall that Pittsburgh twice won the Stanley Cup, however, this season start, the team failed. First they lost the “St. Louis” in overtime, then was defeated “Chicago” with the account 1:10.