Corey Perry's agent breaks the silence and reveals the true reason as to why he left the Blackhawks

Published November 25, 2023 at 1:51 PM

In the last three days, the Chicago Blackhawks and Corey Perry have found themselves in the midst of controversies.

Despite being the team's second-leading goal scorer with four goals and nine points in 16 games this season, Perry was surprisingly healthy scratched in the team's recent matchup against the Columbus Blue Jackets. This decision raised eyebrows, especially considering Perry's significant contribution to the team's offense.


The following day, Perry was notably absent from the team's practice, and his absence continued in the game against the Toronto Maple Leafs. When questioned, the coaching staff and management remained tight-lipped, refusing to provide any updates on Perry's situation and stating they couldn't do so at that time.

The mystery surrounding Perry's departure took a turn on Saturday morning during the Blackhawks' practice. The management, bombarded with questions, finally addressed the situation but continued to keep details to a minimum. They declared it was an organizational decision, and Perry would be away from the team indefinitely, for the foreseeable future, as stated by General Manager Kyle Davidson.

However, just an hour later, Corey Perry's agent, Pat Morris, issued a statement contradicting the team's stance. According to Morris, Corey Perry had stepped away from the Chicago Blackhawks to attend to personal matters, emphasizing the need for privacy for Perry and his family. This conflicting statement from Perry's agent challenged the Blackhawks' narrative, creating further confusion about the true nature of the situation.

As the controversy unfolds, the situation remains fluid, and updates are eagerly awaited. Corey Perry's unexpected departure from the team continues to be a topic of discussion, with fans and the hockey community left in suspense about the details surrounding this unusual turn of events, as the teams and agents statements do not align.

November 25   |   196 answers
Corey Perry's agent breaks the silence and reveals the true reason as to why he left the Blackhawks

Do you think something fishy is going on with Corey Perry?

Yes15076.5 %
No4623.5 %
Latest 10 stories