It started with a typo in the team's "Skate of the Union" email. But, much like the Atlanta Braves before them, this misspelling has taken on a life of its own. SB Nation's own On the Forecheck is now selling T-shirts to show your support. Or should we say ... PERD-port?
Look at those beauties.
Perhaps best of all, an On the Forecheck commenter (and San Jose Sharks fan) by the screen name of Chomp on This has contributed the only Perd jersey worth having:
This is a great day for hockey. And Perd.