Rap video honoring Sabres All-Star Zemgus Girgensons is a classic

Thursday January 8th, 2015

Not every Latvian devoted the past three months to voting national hero Zemgus Girgensons into the starting lineup for the NHL All-Star Game, to be played in Columbus on Jan. 25.

Some wrote raps about him instead.

Yep. A Latvian rap about a member of the Sabres. And it’s awesome.

Dare you to listen to it just once. And if you want a translation, here it is.

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