NBC highlighted former UND standout Jonathan Toews during Sunday’s broadcast of Hockey Day in America.
NBC analyst Keith Jones said: “I can’t think of a better captain in the NHL.”
Former NHL general manager Mike Milbury answered: “I can’t think of a better one in many, many years.”
NBC also showed a graphic highlighting five college players who were playing in the Blackhawks-Kings game. After two periods, Toews has 1 goal, 1 assists, 2 points, 6 shots on goal and is 13-1 on faceoffs.