OTTAWA – Bob Zimmer, Member of Parliament for Prince George-Peace River-Northern Rockies, issued the following statement congratulating Prince George’s Jon Cooper on his Stanley Cup win as head coach of the Tampa Bay Lightning:
“Congratulations to our own Jon Cooper on winning his first career Stanley Cup as head coach of the Tampa Bay Lightning.
“It was a hard-fought series that showcased Jon’s leadership and the team’s true grit and determination.
“While fans may not have been able to be there in person, I know all of us in the region were cheering Jon on as he hoisted the Stanley Cup for the first time.”
Jon Cooper was born and raised in Prince George where his parents, Christine and Bob, still live.
More information: Bob.Zimmer@parl.gc.ca