Hockey

  • Black History Month: Willie O’Ree breaks the color line in hockey

    We all know about Jackie Robinson, who in 1947 broke the Major League Baseball color line when he stepped onto the field for the Brooklyn Dodgers. We know less about a Canadian named Willie O’Ree, who on Jan. 18, 1958, made his debut with the Boston Bruins, becoming the...
  • Stanley Cup champion Pittsburgh Penguins visit President Trump at White House

    WASHINGTON – (AP) — After adding to the uproar over NFL players who protest during the national anthem, President Donald Trump mostly stuck to hockey in honoring the Stanley Cup-winning Pittsburgh Penguins on Tuesday, calling them “true champions and incredible patriots.” Trump welcomed the Penguins into the Oval Office...
  • Pro Hockey Player J.T. Brown Becomes First in League to Join Anthem Protest

    The hockey player also donated $1,500 towards the removal of a Confederate statue. He’s true to this. Tampa Bay Lightning player has become the first National Hockey League athlete to partake in the national anthem protest according to Complex. Prior to Sunday’s game against the Florida Panthers, Lightning right wing Joshua...
  • Video: Celine Dion is a hockey mom!!

    Canada’s unrivaled Queen of Gossip Lainey has directed her readers to video of Canada’s unrivaled Queen of Music Celine Dion enjoying her son’s hockey game. There’s admittedly not much to the video—it’s just eight seconds of Dion low-quality cell phone video—but, well, eight seconds of bliss is eight seconds of bliss. Hockey mom...
  • LA Kings Draft 17-Year-Old Breakout WHL Star

    CHICAGO (AP) – Moments after Jaret Anderson-Dolan was drafted by the Los Angeles Kings, he hugged his mothers Fran and Nancy. They cried a few tears as Anderson-Dolan made his way to the floor of the United Center for handshakes and congratulations from his new team. It was a...