Hockey player Jordin Tootoo’s gift to a child is giving the Internet a reason to smile.
An adorable video of the Grand Rapids Griffins right wing bestowing his hockey stick to a boy has gone viral, earning more than 750,000 views. In the clip, Tootoo is greeted by a young fan waiting near the locker rooms. The 31-year-old athlete stops to exchange fist bumps with the little hockey lover, and then does something every sports fans dreams about.
“That’s all yours,” Tootoo says, placing his stick into the boy’s tiny hand.
Already excited, the youngster skyrockets to the peak of jubilation, letting out a peal of laughter powerful enough to light an entire arena. Watch the boy’s reaction above, but beware … the joy is contagious.
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