With a beard that is bigger than ever and a season that has been better than ever, it was only fitting that the good looking Brent Burns was on the cover of Hockey News.
Burns has been known for his beard for several years, and many others take part in the beard growing tradition at the start of the Stanley Cup, but with its untamed nature, Burns’ is gaining recognition.
The beard recognition isn’t alone— Burns has done work on the ice this year with 27 goals and a spot on the All Star team. He is now ranking in the tops of NHL defensemen.
While beards are a hot topic in the NHL, Burns can proudly say, his is the most trending on Twitter and his is cover-worthy.
Read the full story on Burns’ cover here.