Sheamus, WWE Superstar, to Present at 2023 NHL Awards

Country Star Dierks Bentley to Host NHL Awards Ceremony

by Noman Rasool
Sheamus, WWE Superstar, to Present at 2023 NHL Awards

Tomorrow, WWE will make its way to Savannah, Georgia, for the highly anticipated episode of "Raw." While the red brand's superstars prepare to deliver an electrifying go-home show before Money in the Bank, one prominent "SmackDown" star, Sheamus, will grace television screens in a non-wrestling capacity.

An exciting announcement by the National Hockey League (NHL) revealed that the former WWE Champion would serve as a presenter at the esteemed 2023 NHL Awards. The prestigious event is scheduled at Nashville's iconic Bridgestone Arena on June 26, airing live at 8 PM ET on TNT in the United States.

Canadian fans can catch the awards ceremony on Sportsnet and TVA Sports channels. Despite his Irish roots, Sheamus has comfortably immersed himself in the vibrant Nashville scene since relocating there a few years ago.

Dierks Bentley to Host 2023 NHL Awards

Country music recording artist Dierks Bentley has been bestowed with the honor of hosting the 2023 NHL Awards.

The evening will celebrate and recognize the exceptional performances of the league's top regular-season players, with 13 distinguished awards set to be presented. Among the prestigious accolades are the Hart Trophy for the most valuable player, the Calder Trophy for the outstanding rookie, the Norris Trophy for the great defenseman, the Vezina Trophy for the exceptional goaltender, and many more.

As presenters for this remarkable occasion, Joining Sheamus are illustrious names such as Nashville Predators legend Pekka Rinne and Hockey Hall of Famers Willie O'Ree and Mark Messier. Embracing the vibrant spirit of the "Music City," several country music artists, including Jessie James Decker, Darius Rucker, Dustin Lynch, and Trisha Yearwood, will also grace the stage to fulfill presenting duties.

With the NHL Awards converging in Nashville this year, the fusion of sports and entertainment promises to create an unforgettable spectacle. Sheamus, renowned for his larger-than-life presence in WWE, will undoubtedly add a touch of excitement and star power to the event as he steps into his role as a distinguished presenter.

As fans eagerly await this remarkable convergence of wrestling and hockey, anticipation continues to build for an unforgettable night of recognition and celebration in the heart of Nashville.