Pastrnak, Wheeler, Giroux named 3 Stars of the Week
Bruins' David Pastrnak, Jets' Blake Wheeler and Flyers' Claude Giroux are named the NHL's 3 Stars of the Week ending Nov. 11th
NEW YORK - Boston Bruins right wing David Pastrnak, Winnipeg Jets right wing Blake Wheeler and Philadelphia Flyers center Claude Giroux have been named the NHL's "Three Stars" for the week ending Nov. 11.
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NEW YORK - Plaintiffs' Counsel in the consolidated multi- district litigation In Re: National Hockey League Players' Concussion Injury Litigation, MDL, 14-2551 SJN, and the National Hockey League announced today that they have reached a tentative non-class settlement of the Litigation.
The dream was tugging at him. So many of those in his draft class -- the Florida Panthers' Aaron Ekblad, the Boston Bruins' David Pastrnak, the Edmonton Oilers' Leon Draisaitl -- were stars in the making in the NHL by 2016-17, starting to fulfill their promise. And here he was, the No. 6 pick of the 2014 NHL Draft, sitting in then-Utica Comets coach Travis Green's office.
The 2018 Hockey Hall of Fame induction is Monday. This class includes NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman, and Willie O'Ree, the first black player in the NHL, in the Builders category as well as former players Martin Brodeur, Martin St. Louis, Alexander Yakushev and Jayna Hefford. Here NHL.com staff writer Amalie Benjamin profiles O'Ree.
The Hockey Hall of Fame is set to welcome six new members; four players (Martin Brodeur, Martin St. Louis, Alexander Yakushev and Jayna Hefford) and two others as Builders (NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman and Willie O'Ree, the first black player in League history and now the NHL's Diversity Ambassador).
O'Ree's bravery helped make him Hall of Famer, former NHL executive says
League's first black player, mentor to youth players, being inducted in Builders category
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Bryant McBride was instrumental in bringing Willie O'Ree back to the NHL, where the Hockey Hall of Fame electee is the diversity ambassador for the Hockey Is For Everyone initiative. McBride, cofounder and CEO of media tech startup Burst, was the NHL vice president for business development from 1992-2000. He is working with filmmaker Laurence Mathieu-Leger on a feature-length documentary about O'Ree. Here McBride shares his thoughts on O'Ree, who will be inducted into the Hall on Monday as a Builder, in a special testimonial for NHL.com: