Black hockey player Evander Kane suspended for violating NHL COVID-19 policy

The National Hockey League announced on Oct. 18 that San Jose Sharks forward Evander Kane has been suspended for 21 games without pay for an “established violation of, and lack of compliance with, the NHL/NHLPA COVID-19 Protocol.” The Black hockey player had been investigated for submitting a fake vaccination card to the NHL and his […]

Will Snoop Dogg join the National Hockey League in 2020?

Snoop Dogg and hockey? While it may sound odd to some, the hip-hop icon appears to be heading to the NHL and has been heavily teased as a celebrity commentator for EA Sports’ latest installment in the ice hockey simulation franchise. Although the news hasn’t officially been announced yet, the game’s official Twitter account shared […]

J.T. Smith is the 1st hockey player to protest the national anthem

The Colin Kaepernick protest campaign has become so contagious that it has now bled into the world of hockey. Tampa Bay Lightning forward J.T. Brown became the first known National Hockey League player to raise his fist during the national anthem before a game against the Florida Panthers, joining the silent, peaceful protests that have […]