Former NHL star Teemu Selanne is living exactly the life he promised he would upon his retirement. Selanne, 44, once stated in the documentary Sel8nne:
“I’m still wondering what I’ll do when I grow up,”
Wouldn’t it be great to never grow up? Seeing Selanne dressed in Augusta-white coveralls and polishing Finnish pro Mikko Ilonen’s clubs at the Masters is both crazy and awesome.
Wednesday Selanne caddied for Finnish golf pro Mikko Ilonen during the Master’s Par-3 contest. Ilonen and Selanne are good friends and friends and family caddies aren’t unusual at the Par-3 Masters’ pre-tournament.
Ilonen was paired with Ernie Els caddied by his daughter:
Talk about living the good life. All these pictures of Selanne on a golf course brought back to mind this little gem of a video in which Selanne used golf to announce he was returning for his final season.