With the #StanleyCup Playoffs now underway, Twitter Canada is sharing a preview of the 16 top teams going head-to-head to take home hockey’s ultimate prize.
According to a recent Twitter research, 70% of Canadians agree that following sports on Twitter keeps them up-to-date with what’s happening. The same research also shows that Twitter is the #1 social media platform of choice for following sports in Canada.
Here is how fans can get in the game by staying connected to Twitter through the #StanleyCup Playoffs.
- Toronto Maple Leafs (@MapleLeafs)
- Pittsburgh Penguins (@Penguins)
- New York Rangers (@NYRangers)
- Carolina Hurricanes (@Canes)
- Boston Bruins (@NHLBruins)
- Auston Matthews, Toronto Maple Leafs (@AM34)
- Connor McDavid, Edmonton Oilers (@cmcdavid97)
- Brad Marchand, Boston Bruins (@BMarch63)
- TJ Oshie, Washington Capitals (@TJOshie77)
- Alexander Ovechkin, Washington Capitals (@ovi8)
Aside from Matthews and McDavid, here are the NHL player accounts with the most regular season mentions amongst Canada’s five other teams.
- Calgary Flames – Matthew Tkachuk (@TKACHUKycheese_)
- Montréal Canadiens – Cole Caufield (@colecaufield)
- Ottawa Senators – Brady Tkachuk (@BradyTkachuk71)
- Vancouver Canucks – Bo Horvat (@BoHorvat)
- Winnipeg Jets – Pierre-Luc Dubois (@18Dubois)
Twitter emojis – Unlock team emojis every time you Tweet official team hashtags
- Edmonton Oilers – #LetsGoOilers
- Montréal Canadiens – #GoHabsGo
- Toronto Maple Leafs – #LeafsForever
- Winnipeg Jets – #GoJetsGo
Twitter topics – Following each topic will insert news and top Tweets into your home timeline
- Edmonton Oilers
- Montréal Canadiens
- Toronto Maple Leafs
- Winnipeg Jets