FanPost

Tragedy in Russia -- How did you react?



I can't say I'm the biggest KHL fan, in fact, I've never followed them at all. When I woke up late today I scrolled through Twitter to see the news. Then I saw it all over Facebook, had a text from my brother and saw BBM statuses about it. Unreal.

I've been consumed by it all day. Marian Gaborik tweeting for the first time since April of 2010 gave me chills. I had heard of the NHL names and then I saw Vasyunov. I had season tickets to the Lowell Devils (I think maybe I was the only one....) and he played there. He was never someone I watched closely but my struggle to pronounce his name had him stick out to me. I have a handful of Devils stuff signed by him and that kind of feels weird to me.

My thoughts are with anyone who has been affected by the tragedy.

How did you guys react to it?

Many FanPosts are written by readers and do not necessarily reflect the views of Stanley Cup of Chowder, SB Nation, their sponsors, or business partners.

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

Join Stanley Cup of Chowder

You must be a member of Stanley Cup of Chowder to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Stanley Cup of Chowder. You should read them.

Join Stanley Cup of Chowder

You must be a member of Stanley Cup of Chowder to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Stanley Cup of Chowder. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_9355_tracker