Skip to main content

Carey Price has a celebrity bedroom stalker

Actor Jay Baruchel is known for being a diehard Canadiens fan, and he shows it by creeping into Carey Price's bedroom in a hilarious new commercial.
The Hockey News

The Hockey News

It's easy to make fun of obligatory promotional videos and commercials involving hockey players. Often, the come off a little wooden, or just plain creepy. Right, Mario?

But this one involving Carey Price and actor Jay Baruchel, who is a diehard Montreal Canadiens fan, is pretty good. Price sells it and Baruchel pulls off the stalker persona nicely. Check out the video, which promotes the Habs fan loyalty program Club 1909:

The best part has to be Baruchel donning Price's undies. Fun stuff. And it's not a surprise from Price, who has never been afraid to show his sense of humor and/or act like a real person. When I interviewed him at the 2012 All-Star Game, he said he was nervous and star struck because rapper Drake was in the dressing room. Price was just like any other fan. That's an athlete we can get behind.

Matt Larkin is an associate editor at The Hockey News and a regular contributor to the Post-To-Post blogFor more great profiles, news and views from the world of hockey, subscribe to The Hockey News magazineFollow Matt Larkin on Twitter at @THNMattLarkin


Carter Hart

NHL Burning Questions: Philadelphia Flyers

Adam Proteau looks at the top questions entering the season for the Flyers, including who needs to step up and where the team goes from here.


Bruins Sign Stralman to PTO

The Boston Bruins added some veteran depth to the training camp roster, signing Anton Stralman to a professional tryout offer.


Screen Shots: Landeskog, Injuries Around the League and Puljujarvi

Adam Proteau looks at a handful of notable injuries to start the season around the NHL and the rumors surrounding Jesse Puljujarvi before the campaign kicks off.