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Jersey Fouls of the Week: Hockey honors Harambe

Harambe Jersey Foul

The NHL season has started, which means arenas are officially packed with fans wearing all sorts of wonderful jersey fouls.

Overall we’ve had quite a few solid fouls to choose from as fans have done their best to kick off 2016-17 in a funny and creative fashion.

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The above foul is one that was submitted many times during the World Cup. This one was from @emilybabyy on Twitter. It’s a take on Harambe, the gorilla who was tragically killed at the Cincinnati Zoo in May and has turned into an internet meme recently.

A similar foul actually popped up later in the preseason and was posted by MstrBig.

Harambe Jersey Foul

If you want to submit, make sure to email us at puckdaddyblog@yahoo.com or tweet to the hashtag #jerseyfoul. We’ll pick them up, and try to make sure to give credit where credit is due. We’ll throw them up on our Tumblr page!

5. Humangous Big jersey foul.

In honor of Ilya Bryzgalov. (Dan Rice)

Ilya Bryzgalov Jersey Foul

 4. Phil Hassel

A Phil Kessel foul from the World Cup.

Phil Kessel Jersey Foul

3. Wayne Gretzky, Coyotes legend

Remembering Wayne Gretzky’s tenure with the Phoenix Coyotes.

Wayne Gretzky Jersey Foul

2. More Harambe

If the early season is any indication, we may see a lot of Harambe jerseys around NHL this year. (HockeyHoff)

Harambe Jersey Foul

1. Connor McHellyeah

Connor McDavid was the undisputed Jersey Foul champion last year. His fans are off to a strong start this season.  (Jon Byron)

Connor McDavid Jersey Foul

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Josh Cooper is an editor for Puck Daddy on Yahoo Sports. Have a tip? Email him at puckdaddyblog@yahoo.com or follow him on Twitter!