Steak N’ Shake doesn’t serve turkey patties, so three years ago Ohio State men’s hockey forward Nick Schilkey celebrated Thanksgiving with a thin slab of beef and blended ice cream.
Schilkey’s experience, while seemingly unorthodox, was not unusual for a hockey player in the United States Hockey League.
“It was good, but not your typical thanksgiving meal,” Schilkey said. “We always had games so it wasn’t like I could go home for the weekend.”
On Thursday, the Buckeyes reveled in a similar experience. The team ate Thanksgiving dinner on the road before it plays in the Shillelagh Tournament in South Bend, Ind.
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