Blackhawks Provide Update On Perry In Emotion Filled Press Conference

Published November 28, 2023 at 6:25 PM

The Chicago Blackhawks took the time today to provide an update on the Corey Perry situation. Kyle Davidson gave an emotional but firm statement about the events that led to Perry's dismissal.

Davidson Shuts Down Rumors Surrounding Bedard After Perry Incident

Today Kyle Davidson spoke in front of the media for the first time since the news about Corey Perry broke. The first thing that Perry wanted to clear up was the rumors around Perry that indicated he had a relationship with Connor Bedard's mother.

"This does not involve any other players or their family members."

Kyle Davidson clears the rumors on the Corey Perry situation

Davidson called the rumors disgusting and wildly inaccurate. After dispelling these rumors Davidson did go on to talk about the situation that did occur instead.

Davidson Gives Details In An Emotional Update

During his press conference, Davidson was unable to comment on many of the details due to the ongoing nature of the situation. He was able to say it was a workplace-related incident.

#Blackhawks GM Kyle Davidson says he can't reveal any details, says it is a "workplace matter."

This does not involve any player or their families, and anyone that suggests otherwise is wildly inaccurate and it's frankly disgusting.

When asked how this process was affecting himself and the organization Davidson showed emotion as he admitted the last 24 hours had been very disturbing.

Kyle Davidson was emotional, shaken and choking up at times during his 9-minute press conference — particularly about the impact the rumors have had on his star player's family for absolutely no reason.

"Over the last 24 hours, what's gone on has been very disturbing. I feel like I'm wearing it; I'm carrying that. It's tough to see."

As Davidson, the Blackhawks organization, and any other individuals involved continue to process these events we will not speculate on what the cause of Perry's release was.

As reports come from the Blackhawks or other trusted sources on the matter we will give those updates to you.

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Blackhawks Provide Update On Perry In Emotion Filled Press Conference

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