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San Jose Sharks ahead Logan Couture claims that he was punched on Wednesday for speaking about voting for the Republican Celebration within the upcoming U.S. presidential election and mentioning President Donald Trump’s identify. Couture stated he was in Toronto on Tuesday night when the incident happened. “I spent final night time in Toronto Ontario. I talked about voting for the Republican Celebration, and I discussed Donald Trump by identify,” Couture, who cannot vote within the upcoming U.S. election as a result of he’s a Canadian native, tweeted. “I used to be sucker punched. Is that this actually what we’re coming to? In the event you vote you’re a villain? Man this world is so wrongCouture then added that the particular motive he was punched is, “Saying my dad was a police officer and I ‘would’ if I might vote republican.”In a response to a tweet again at him, Couture clarified his opinion on Trump, writing, “I by no means stated I like Donald Trump. I do not.”
The incident has Couture by no means wanting to debate politics in a public setting once more.”I’ve discovered that. I am going to by no means discuss politics in public once more,” Couture tweeted. “Simply loopy to me, should you converse your personal opinion violence occurs. Even crazier, persons are okay with it.”
Couture has spent his whole 11-year NHL profession as a member of the Sharks. Throughout that point, the Canadian ahead has racked up 256 targets and 290 assists in 715 profession video games. The Sharks didn’t qualify for the Stanley Cup Playoffs this season.