As a senator, Kerry cannot do much about the nearly three-month labor dispute, but a Twitter follower — and likely fellow hockey fan — asked him for help anyway, prompting Kerry's response on Thursday.
John KerryJohn KerryA new president, a new North Korea strategy Trump hopes Russia is listening; America, are you listening? Clinton at risk of being upstaged MORE (@JohnKerry) December 6, 2012
Kerry, a longtime amateur player, might not get a call from the NHL anytime soon, but he does have some credibility in the rink. In January, he showed up at a White House event with two black eyes and a broken nose after getting hit in the face by a hockey stick wielded during an otherwise friendly game over the holidays.
"#NHLlockout bad for fans but really hurts local #SmallBiz that depend on gameday revenue to meet their bottom line," Quigley tweeted on Tuesday.