Phil Kessel: Stepping Away From Media Cliches

Maple Leafs, Toronto, NHL, Nazem Kadri, Hockey, Phil Kessel

Phil Kessel started talking to the media this season a lot more, but it wasn’t the typical answers. (Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press)

We are all used to the typical media clichés that we hear from professional athletes. The same answers to the plethora of questions from members of the media. But what happens when one athlete steps away from these typical answers?

That’s what Phil Kessel did in a post-game scrum – numerous times in fact. To be honest, it was one of the most refreshing things I’ve ever heard. In fact, this piece outlines just how nice it was to hear. 

For my full thoughts, check out the link below.

Phil Kessel: Stepping Away From Media Clichés – Originally published on The Hockey Writers

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