Wednesday February 24th, 2016

Brent Burns has a beautiful beard that has made the hockey fans of San Jose very proud, and now the facial hair will be immortalized in Chia Pet form thanks to the Sharks' upcoming promotion.

The defenseman’s flowing beard will be converted to chia sprouts for fans who purchase the “Chia Burns” ticket package for the team’s March 28 game against the Kings.

American Mustache Institute chides Don Mattingly for facial hair ban

via San Jose Sharks

Burns’s beard is powering some strong play as the hirsute defender made the NHL All-Star game this year, his second selection in his 12 years in the league.

[Puck Daddy]

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