Hockey really has gone to the dogs in Winnipeg.
The NHL’s Winnipeg Jets are asking for the public’s help in naming its latest draft: One very adorable and talented puppy that will be part of the security crew at Bell MTS Place.
“As part of True North’s commitment to providing a safe and enjoyable experience,” the team’s owner said in a statement. “We have introduced an in-house security dog team (Explosive Ordnance Disposal dogs, or EOD) this season as part of the overall security service we provide at all True North venues and events.”
Season seat holders submitted some great names including the options:
Now, it’s up to everyone else to vote until Nov. 8 at 11:59 p.m.
ICYMI: We need your help naming our new security puppy!
Will it be Benny, Ducky, Lenny/Kroppy or Scout?
— Winnipeg Jets (@NHLJets) November 7, 2017
The winning name will be announced Nov. 10 at the Winnipeg Jets NHL Centennial Fan Arena.
There are already some convincing arguments posted online.
I swear. If you guys don’t go with Benny you’re doing it all wrong.
— Tyler A. Smith 🍀 (@TylersOH) November 7, 2017
— Travis Lahey (@Bigroyalt) November 7, 2017
Lenny in honour of Len Kropioski greatest Jets Fan ever.
— Geoff McCann (@savedbyanangel1) November 7, 2017
Kroppy. There isn’t really another option.
— Scotty (@scottychuks11) November 7, 2017
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