Delta’s Beck Malenstyn is bringing fans inside the playoff “bubble.”
The 22-year-old member of the Washington Capitals is writing a blog on his experience inside the “bubble” that features the eight remaining Eastern Conference teams in Toronto for the Stanley Cup playoffs during the COVID-19 pandemic. Here is Malenstyn’s first entry.
I’m honored to be with Washington in Toronto for the playoffs during these unprecedented times.— Beck Malenstyn (@malenstyn) August 12, 2020
So many people are interested in what life is like in the Bubble, so I’m working with the @capitals to create a blog of my experiences.
Hope you Enjoy!https://t.co/DPkXyBRvr7
The Ladner native made his NHL debut back in November after being called up from the Capitals’ American League Hockey affiliate in Hershey. He was Washington’s fifth round pick (14th overall in the 2016 NHL Entry Draft.
The Capitals opened their best-of-seven series against the New York Islanders with a 4-2 loss on Wednesday.