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Canadian teams align to tweet 'O Canada' lyrics

Club accounts got together to post anthem on Twitter

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The seven Canadian NHL teams had a good old fashioned Twitter sing-a-long, all in the name of civic pride.

For Scotiabank Hockey Day in Canada on Saturday, they teamed up to tweet the lyrics of the "O Canada."

Tweet from @NHL: O���Canada������� #HockeyDay pic.twitter.com/p3XPVbsGsS

Tweet from @Canucks: @NHL Our home and native land! #HockeyDay pic.twitter.com/FGvHZhInTd

Tweet from @NHLFlames: .@Canucks @NHL True patriot love in all thy sons command. #HockeyDay pic.twitter.com/wPIlZE7oRa

Tweet from @EdmontonOilers: .@NHLFlames @Canucks @NHL With glowing hearts, we see thee rise... �� #HockeyDay pic.twitter.com/4YlET8UH8e

Tweet from @NHLJets: .@EdmontonOilers @NHLFlames @Canucks @NHL The True North strong and free! pic.twitter.com/BPWQpqh5rY

Tweet from @Senators: .@NHLJets From far and wide, #HockeyDay pic.twitter.com/KwqEQCkgPZ

Tweet from @MapleLeafs: .@Senators @scotiahockey O Canada, we stand on guard for thee. #HockeyDay

The Montreal Canadiens, naturally, tweeted their line "God keep our land, glorious and free" in French.

Tweet from @CanadiensMTL: .@MapleLeafs Et ta valeur, de foi tremp��e, #HockeyDay pic.twitter.com/Gic0qiv1Y0

The song was capped by the Twitter accounts of Sportsnet, who broadcasted the entire day of NHL action in Canada, and the day's title sponsor.

Tweet from @Sportsnet: .@CanadiensMTL O Canada, we stand on guard for thee. #HockeyDay pic.twitter.com/nm2ZpDw0n0

Tweet from @scotiahockey: .@Sportsnet O Canada, we stand on guard for thee. #HockeyDay pic.twitter.com/zsbnIIyOZK

Each Canadian NHL team was in action for the annual celebration of hockey in Canada, with three games featuring head-to-head games between Canadian rivals and the Edmonton Oilers playing the Chicago Blackhawks in Chicago.

Tweet from @NHL: .@scotiahockey Well done everyone. Now let���s drop the puck. ���� #HockeyDay pic.twitter.com/qRffShgHCd

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