“…I felt like I was ‘just a hockey player’: Lindsey Vonn’s ex-boyfriend and Olympic gold medalist PK Subban bids farewell to the NHL

With several national and international titles, Lindsey Vonn has established her dominance in alpine skiing. The road to success is never free of difficulties. Nevertheless, the athlete faced and overcame each of them and became one of the greatest skiers of all time. Given his stature and popularity, his personal life and especially his dating history has always been in the public eye.

Vonn’s relationship with her most recent ex-partner, PK Subban, didn’t have a fairy tale ending. Notably, the NHL defenseman is popular for his ice hockey expertise. However, to everyone’s surprise, the 33-year-old announced his retirement a few hours ago.


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Vonn’s ex-partner PK Subban announces retirement

PK Subban began to take an interest in sports at an early age. He was only three years old when he became interested in ice hockey. Apart from winning hearts, the superstar also won the Norris Trophy in 2013. His extraordinary performances also made him the best defenseman in the NHL.

But a while ago, Subban announced his retirement on Instagram. In a statement, he thanked his family, friends, fans and everyone who supported him throughout his NHL career. Besides that, he left a hint of new opportunities coming in his life.

I never looked at myself or felt like I was ‘just a hockey player'” wrote the Olympic champion. “I always thought of myself as a person who played hockey.

Subban has never limited his life to hockey and looks forward to the good times ahead. He added, “I look forward to the road ahead and the many exciting opportunities ahead. I’m excited to share what it is with you all when the time comes!”

In 2014, Subban won Olympic gold with Team Canada. But that’s just the tip of the iceberg; the list of his accomplishments is endless considering his mastery of ice hockey.

What did Lindsey Vonn learn about herself?


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Lindsey Vonn and PK Subban only exchanged rings after a year of dating. In 2020, the skier appeared for an interview where she spilled the beans on her relationship and more. Additionally, she talked about what she learned about herself through connections.

I learned what I need as a personsaid the three-time Olympic gold medalist. “What type of support do I need because I tend to be very independent. Normally, I don’t like to accept help from anyone.


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As he says goodbye to the game, we wish PK Subban a happy retirement and good luck in the next chapter of his life. Take the comments to send your wishes to the NHL star.

Catherine J. Martinez