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SOCIAL BUZZ - 26.06.17

Recapping the past week from a social media perspective


Whew ... what a busy seven days in the NHL! The week kicked off with the NHL Awards and NHL Expansion Draft in Las Vegas and ended with the NHL Draft in Chicago! This week's Social Buzz has all of that covered in addition to a few summer updates!

First up, the NHL Awards! Congrats to Johnny on winning this year's Lady Byng Award!

Tweet from @johngaudreau03: Thanks to @johnvarvatos for dressing me for the @NHL awards #nhlawards #jvstyle


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Congrats John #ladybinger

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The Golden Knights selected defenceman Deryk Engelland - who lives in Las Vegas - in the Expansion Draft and he was on hand at the NHL Awards.

Tweet from @NHLFlames: The boys with the newest @GoldenKnights blueliner!

The Flames selected five players in the NHL Draft this past weekend - defenceman Juuso Valimaki and forwards Adam Ruzicka, Zach Fischer, D'Artagnan Joly, and Filip Sveningsson.

Extremely happy and honoured to be a part of @nhlflames organization! #dreamcometrue

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Tweet from @ARuzicka21: Pretty Excited to be drafted by @NHLFlames Big Thanks to my family,friends,girlfriend and Ofcourse to my agent @pshicorp Thanks again!

So Excited to be drafted by @nhlflames Thank you

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Tweet from @ZacheryFischer9: Thank you to everyone for the support. Honoured to be a part of the @NHLFlames organization

Tweet from @dartagnanjoly: Thanks @NHLFlames for this amazing opportunity, what an amazing day it was , really glad to be in the flames family

Tweet from @Fsveningsson: It's a dream coming true!! I'm very proud and honored to be a part of the @NHLFlames organization!!

Finally, a few summer updates from the boys!

Tweet from @mbacklund11: Happy midsommar

Me and my pink hockey stick. Ja a moje ruzova hokejka

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Annual family camping trip

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Bachelor Party Weekend with the Boys coming down to #Portland #teamsummer #riverwalk #rosecity #TW2K17

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Great day with some great people for a great cause.. we all played great too #the4play @elmridgecc

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