Najee Harris is unleashing his interior Yinzer, displaying up at tonight’s playoff sport between the Pittsburgh Penguins and New York Islanders. Earlier Monday, Harris tweeted he would attend tonight’s sport and true to his phrase, he – together with third spherical choose Kendrick Inexperienced – was there.
Harris is in his first hockey city after rising up within the Bay Space and enjoying school ball at Alabama. And he’s getting a style of what Pittsburgh’s sports activities are all about, rocking the Pens’ jersey/Horrible Towel/Pirates’ hat, the triple phrase rating of Pittsburgh attire. In different phrases, he’s everybody’s uncle who additionally simply occurs to be the Steelers’ newest first-round choose.
It’s nice to see Harris instantly get entangled locally and join with the fanbase. Not that there have been questions or considerations about it. Since being drafted, a number of instances Harris has mentioned eager to get entangled with the Pittsburgh group. He’s began up a non-profit and has actively sought out methods to make an influence these round him.
All in all, Harris checks the “hearts and smarts” field of what the Steelers search for. If he accomplishes what he’s anticipated to do on the sphere, he’ll be a house run choose.
The Pens are enjoying Sport 5 of the primary spherical of the NHL playoffs. Their sequence in opposition to the Islanders have been tied at two heading into Monday’s sport. As of this writing, the Pens maintain a 2-1 lead on the finish of the second interval. Evgeni Malkin and Bryan Rust have the 2 targets for Pittsburgh.