TORONTO – Will Arnett and Taylor Pendrith love the Toronto Maple Leafs.
And the Maple Leafs? They love them proper again.
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Pendrith, a PGA Tour participant from close by Richmond Hill, Ont., debuted a brand new golf bag emblazoned with the Maple Leafs emblem on Wednesday forward of the primary spherical of the Pebble Seashore Professional-Am.
Actor Will Arnett of “Arrested Improvement” and “BoJack Horseman” fame — who can also be a famous supporter of his hometown crew — will probably be Pendrith’s accomplice for Thursday’s first spherical.
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“That’s nice. It simply reveals how vital the Leafs model is throughout Canada, actually,” stated Toronto centre Alex Kerfoot. “There’s a couple of of us on the crew who comply with golf fairly carefully.
“We noticed (Pendrith) within the Presidents Cup, comply with his sport, understand how good of a participant he’s, in order that’s cool of him to place it on his bag.”
Defenceman Rasmus Sandin was additionally excited to have Pendrith and Arnett representing the Maple Leafs on the most effective identified golf programs in the US. Sandin stated that his father, Patric, instilled a love of golf in him at an early age and that he nonetheless performs a bit of bit.
“That’s superior. I didn’t learn about it, however that’s superb,” stated Sandin forward of the Maple Leafs’ sport in opposition to the visiting Boston Bruins. “There’s a whole lot of totally different celebrities that regulate us, in order that’s a whole lot of enjoyable that (Pendrith) has a custom-made bag with the design on it.”
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Defenceman Mark Giordano additionally appreciated the present of help. He stated that when he was with the Flames he bought to play a spherical with former PGA Tour golfer Graham DeLaet of Weyburn, Sask., who’s an enormous Calgary fan.
“I believe that exhibiting help throughout sports activities is fairly cool and we have a look at that, for positive,” stated Giordano.
This report by The Canadian Press was first printed Feb. 1, 2023.