Monday, May 20, 2019

Tag: NHL

For the First Time, NHL Is Shifting...

The NHL will celebrate Black History Month for the first time, shifting its focus in February from its wide-ranging "Hockey Is For Everyone" campaign...

Black NHL Player Receives Death Threats After...

https://youtu.be/riXYhLk8S2M NFL players aren't the only ones taking a stand (or a knee) against racial injustice. Over the weekend, the Tampa Bay Lightning's J.T. Brown...

1st U.S.-Born Black Pro Hockey Player, Val...

The wife of Val James, the first American-born Black player to play in the National Hockey League, said, “I cried for a week” after...

Racists Tweets Follow Bruins’ Loss on Goal...

Boston has long had a reputation for racial intolerance, and it reared its head again Thursday night following the  4-3 overtime loss by its...

Paid In Full: 32 Sports Team Owners...

Thirty-two sports team owners made the Forbes' Richest 400 Americans list, which was published Monday. The wealthiest sports owner is Paul Allen, Portland Trail Blazers and...

Game Changer: Seth Jones Snagged by Nashville...

  American defender Seth Jones was a top candidate to be the No. 1 overall pick in the 2013 NHL draft several weeks ago. His position was seemingly advanced...

NHL Seeks Formal Proposal From Players Union

The NHL, after two hours of negotiations with the players association, requested a formal proposal from the union. The bargaining session -- the first formal...

NHL Lockout Talks Stop, None Planned

After a few days of progress, the NHL and the locked-out players' association not only have not met, but they are not even having...

Black Hockey Player Faces Racist Chants By...

Black NHL player Wayne Simmonds got into a fight with a player for Tere in his third game with Liberec of the Czech Extraliga...

Brooklyn Lands NHL’s N.Y. Islanders, Too

Brooklyn went from zero to two professional sports franchises in the time it takes to say, "Junior's cheesecake." The NHL's New York Islanders followed...

NHL, Union Meet, Plan More Meetings

The lockout has already claimed the first 82 games of the NHL season. Officials are not talking to to avoid more cancellations. The NHL and...