P.K. Subban accepts his pin – wonder whether it’s on eBay yet? – on Monday from Dave Stubbs of The Gazette and hockeyinsideout.com
Canadiens defenceman P.K. Subban called it “awesome,” which might have been a generous thing to say. But the hugely popular rookie rearguard was a good sport Monday after practice in accepting from Dave Stubbs the “coveted” hat trick pin to recognize his first NHL three-goal game.
Here’s the background on the pin, which was made in Montreal and is older than Subban himself.
(Yes, the plan had been for Subban’s good friend, goalie Carey Price, to play Steven Spielberg. But for a whole variety of reasons, Price wasn’t available to heckle Subban from behind the camera.)