Bo Horvat Slams Canucks in Wild Live Interview

Published April 9, 2023 at 9:45
BY AARON
     
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It still feels surreal to see Bo Horvat in a New York Islanders jersey, especially for long-time Vancouver Canucks fans. But it seems like Horvat has adjusted quite nicely to his new home!

Horvat Takes a Shot at Canucks During Interview



Bo Horvat dedicated nine years of his career to the Vancouver Canucks and even took up the mantle of captain after the legendary Henrik Sedin retired. Throughout trade discussions, he consistently expressed his wish to remain a Canuck for life.

However, two months after being traded to the New York Islanders in exchange for a first-round pick, Anthony Beauvillier, and Aatu Raty, it's clear that Horvat's sentiments have changed.

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After delivering two outstanding performances this week, racking up five points across two games, a reporter asked Horvat about the atmosphere in Long Island. With a sly grin, he replied:

«It's a lot better than Vancouver, I'll tell you that for free.»


Those words must sting for Canucks fans!

As for Islanders fans, they'll have to see if their admiration for Horvat remains strong when his hefty $68-million contract kicks in next season.

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