The anger issues of American players are well-known, but recently something astonishing took place. This might leave your eyes wide open. The American Ice Hockey player Matthew Tkachuk is all over the headlines these days as Matthew Tkachuk’s hateful comments on Edmonton, and Tampa came into the limelight. Recently, the 24-year-old said, “I hate Edmonton, but now I hate Tampa even more than them.” The story is in burning flames as this gentleman released his anger and hatred in a public interview. Moreover, This started with the recent advancements that took place in the field of Ice hockey. Scroll down to see what actually happened in the world of ice hockey that made Tkachuk burn in anger.
Who is Matthew Tkachuk?
Matthew is an American Ice hockey winger who plays for the Florida Panthers of the National Hockey League (NHL). Matthew entered the game in 2016 when Calgary Flames selected him at the 2016 NHL Entry Draft. And since then, he has seen no going back. Along with this, he has been the charm of the Calgary flames from 2016-2022 and has been newly taken by Florida Panthers. Not just this, the player is a hard trophy to deny as he has won multiple awards at a very young age.
Also, read: Release Date & Gameplay: Clash Royale Update
Recent News about Matthew Tkachuk’s Hateful Comment
The incident of Tkachuk being in the news heading is catching flames. As the player was taken by Florida Panthers after making a huge deal. The 24-year-old signed an 8-year deal worth $76 million with Florida Panthers. No doubt the Supernova is enriched with such great confidence. Moreover, During his press conference, after making a huge deal, he gave a speech. In that speech, he mentioned a number of goals he has when it comes to playing for the Panthers. Most of his mottos were to defeat Florida’s cross-state rivals, the Tampa Bay Lightning. Now, one thing that Matthew is known for is his love for rivalry games. The same came out in the form of Matthew Tkachuk’s hateful comment.
Furthermore, looking at his history, he has spent six seasons with Calgary, and his motive for the game was to defeat the provincial rivals, Edmonton and Vancouver. On the contrary, the past data reveals that the Panthers have been defeated by both these teams in the past. Matthew’s confident soul mentioned that he was ready for it. Even in this interview, Matthew meant to show his loyalty to the team by mentioning the fate that he has planned for his rivals. Apart from his hateful comment, Matthew also spoke of his love for Calgary.
Matthew also quoted that “I was born in Arizona. I grew up in St. Louis. Both, at the time, weren’t the Minnesota, Michigan, and Boston – the huge hockey markets, and from what I’ve seen, even since I came to play Florida in 2016, my rookie year, it’s grown a lot.”
Along with this, the fans of players all across the globe have been commenting and supporting the player. We can not wait to see how he has got to the plate and how Florida Panthers grow with him alongside. The news has left fans in eagerness. Most of us can’t wait to see an ice hockey match starring Matthew.