#NHLPlayoffs: 10 things hockey players do in the off-season
Besides play golf
If there is anything that the movie Happy Gilmore taught us, it's that hockey and golf can go hand in hand.
During the playoffs especially, we aren't allowed to forget that many hockey players will be playing golf in the off-season, some sooner than others.
Countless tweets around "do-or-die" games poke fun at the losers, saying they will be able to trade their sticks for clubs, their pucks for balls and hit the links instead of the arena. So many that we thought, "Is golf the only thing hockey players do in the off-season?".
Turns out no.
Here we bring you...
10 things hockey players do in the off season besides play golf
1. They do laundry
2. They travel
Dinner with the guys in prague <a href="http://t.co/edPIPdi1rE">pic.twitter.com/edPIPdi1rE</a>—@ebs_14
Great to be in Rome, a city of magnificent history, of great food, of guys trying to sell you selfie sticks on every corner—@NickBonino
3. They watch TV
4. They "Dad" it up
Better than any rom com I've ever seen or reviewed... Welcome to my life little lamb. <a href="https://twitter.com/AmandaKassian">@AmandaKassian</a> <a href="http://t.co/kdajY8aDp9">pic.twitter.com/kdajY8aDp9</a>—@kassassination
New record for the kids. May 1st in the water. <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/brrrrr?src=hash">#brrrrr</a> <a href="http://t.co/kFcnNn7fto">pic.twitter.com/kFcnNn7fto</a>—@CPhillipsFour
5. They do charity work
6. They take in the old ball game
First Blue Jays game of the summer with <a href="https://twitter.com/JeffVanzant44">@JeffVanzant44</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/imhoffkev">@imhoffkev</a> <a href="http://t.co/05mvR4giix">pic.twitter.com/05mvR4giix</a>—@mhutch34
7. They partake in water sports
The tropical destination of the Northwest Miramichi. Sea Trout are on the fly. <a href="http://t.co/oKgWZZPYTt">pic.twitter.com/oKgWZZPYTt</a>—@34jallen
8. They just love patio season
9. They are supportive big brothers
Little sis got married last night! So happy for her. <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/TotallyDidntTearUp?src=hash">#TotallyDidntTearUp</a> �� <a href="http://t.co/5LnJIvQX2E">pic.twitter.com/5LnJIvQX2E</a>—@Bollig87
Little sis is all grown up and about to graduate! <a href="https://twitter.com/Caisie_Boychuk">@Caisie_Boychuk</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/mdarchie">@mdarchie</a> <a href="http://t.co/dYXX0ravr0">pic.twitter.com/dYXX0ravr0</a>—@ZachBoychuk
10. They take selfies #obvi
Selfie with my girl <a href="http://t.co/vKbNIyB4op">pic.twitter.com/vKbNIyB4op</a>—@tseguinofficial
Oh... and they also play golf.
Fun round of golf on a great course with <a href="https://twitter.com/J_Fontaine37">@J_Fontaine37</a> and <a href="https://twitter.com/dkuemps35">@dkuemps35</a> <a href="http://t.co/bLBh3rAelC">pic.twitter.com/bLBh3rAelC</a>—@EHaula
Anything you'd like to add to the list?