A shocking statement has been made regarding Blackhawks Connor Bedard

Published December 7, 2023 at 8:54

In a shocking twist, it turns out that according to Google Trends, Connor Bedard has become the face of the NHL. Looking at data from the past year, Bedard stands out as the most searched player globally, in three separate specific situations:

Most searched:

1. Connor Bedard during the Corey Perry situation
2. Connor Bedard during the World Junior Championship (WJC) last season
3. Connor Bedard during his debut in the NHL

What's interesting is that 18-year old Bedard's online popularity surpasses the attention garnered by other notable players hitting significant milestones, such as Alex Ovechkin reaching 800 goals, Connor McDavid hitting 150 points, and Matthew Tkachuk's playoff run.

Things Bedard has done with just two months in the NHL

— been the #1 jersey sale in the NHL
— collected 20 points in the NHL
— scored at a 38g pace
— responsible for the Blackhawks having the largest YoY boost in in-game attendance in the NHL
— been the #1 guy in the 3rd largest TV market in hockey
— the youngest player to have a 4-point game since the 1940s
— leads his team in shots, goals, and points
— 7th in the NHL in even-strength goals (tied with Pastrnak, Kucherov, and Boeser)
— dealt with a wild personal rumour
— gone 1/1 in the shootout (against one of the best goalies in the world Juuse Saros)

This unexpected recognition highlights Bedard's increasing influence and popularity within the hockey community, with only two months of NHL playing time.

To view Bedard's jersey for sale, view the URL here ---> — Connor Bedard's jersey NHL.COM
December 7   |   102 answers
A shocking statement has been made regarding Blackhawks Connor Bedard

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