Jack Nicklaus drops puck at Columbus’ opener

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It’s no secret that hockey players love golf – see Sean Bergenheim’s taunt – but is the feeling mutual? One cannot be too sure, but kudos to the Columbus Blue Jackets for drawing in Jack Nicklaus to drop the puck at their season opener.

Check out video of the ceremony below:

Here are a few photos of “The Golden Bear” looking a little weird in a Blue Jackets sweater:

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As you’ll notice, they went with No. 18, as Nicklaus’ Twitter account (yes, he has one) shared:

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Finally, one more via the Blue Jackets:

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Did anyone ask how he feels about the Blue Jackets’ startling post-goal cannon? Bet he loves it like everyone else …