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GRANT FUHR DISCUSSES CAREER

5-time Stanley Cup Winner, 6-time All-Star and one of '100 Greatest NHL Players' - Grant Fuhr discusses his amazing career.
 

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LESSONS FROM WILLIE

The NHL, the WillieDoc Team and Classroom Champions have teamed up to offer a digital experience about social justice and racism through Willie's experiences.

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THE OILERS

20 years ago the Edmonton Oilers became the first time in NHL history to have five Black athletes on one team.
 

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TRUDEAU AND WILLIE O'REE

Classroom Champions and the NHL launched Lessons from Willie, a program that uses the journey of Willie O'Ree.
 

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HOCKEY HALL OF FAMER ANGELA JAMES

Often called the 'Wayne Gretzky of Women's Hockey', Angela James discusses her life and career.

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BLACK HISTORY MONTH ESSAY: ALTON WHITE

Second Black player in professional major league hockey on overcoming racial taunts, being role model.

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A CONVERSATION WITH IGGY

Hall of Famer and 6-time All-Star Jarome Iginla discusses his career, heroes he looked up to and being a black player in the NHL.
 

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BLACK HISTORY MONTH ESSAY: TONY MCKEGNEY

First Black player to score 40 goals in an NHL season on overcoming bias, inspiring others.

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BLACK WOMEN SEEING GROWTH OF NUMBERS IN NCAA HISTORY MONTH ESSAY

13 on Division I, Division III rosters this season more than triple the total from 2019.

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Black History Month essay: Jamal Mayers

Stanley Cup winner on importance of role models across race, gender.

 

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New Kings (and Queen) in L.A

Blake Bolden, Quinton Byfield, Akil Thomas and Boko Imama discuss the example they set for young players, and growing the game of hockey.

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O'Ree-inspired skates being worn by NHL players

Duclair of Panthers, Kane of Blackhawks honor first Black player in League; equipment will be auctioned for charity.

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Willie O'Ree overcame numerous obstacles to become the first Black player in the National Hockey League. He has touched the lives of tens of thousands of young children and inspired generations of hockey players of all races, color, gender and ethnicity.

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