WDouglasNHL
WDouglasNHL
CRITIC
img-contested
N/A
0 reviews
PUBLIC
img-contested
N/A
0 reviews

RECENT ARTICLES

Sort by:
No Rating
Color of Hockey: All-minority team offers chance for bonding

Color of Hockey: All-minority team offers chance for bonding

NewsSpecial EventsPostseason CoverageFeatured WritersWilliam Douglas has been writing The Color of Hockey blog for the past eight years. Douglas joined NHL.com in March 2019 and writes about people of color in the game. Today, he profiles an all-minority team that's competing in the Beantown Summer Classic tournament.Reggie Millette saw something that he'd never seen before when he walked into the locker room for the Beantown Summer Classic on Sunday: an all-minority hockey team."I think it's good because not that many minority people play," said Millette, a forward for Dubuque of the...

August 10, 2020
Worthy
Share
Save
Give Tip
Review
No Rating
Color of Hockey: Lowe's jersey finds home in Hockey Hall of Fame

Color of Hockey: Lowe's jersey finds home in Hockey Hall of Fame

NewsSpecial EventsStanley Cup PlayoffsFeatured WritersWilliam Douglas has been writing The Color of Hockey blog for the past eight years. Douglas joined NHL.com in March 2019 and writes about people of color in the game. Today, he writes about the Hockey Hall of Fame receiving the jersey of , the first Black person to play for Canada's Olympic team, in 1984.  isn't in the Hockey Hall of Fame. But his jersey is, thanks to Will Tudoroff.Tudoroff recently gave the Hall the red and white jersey that Lowe wore at the 1984 Sarajevo Olympics, when he quietly made history as Canada's first Black...

July 20, 2020
Worthy
Share
Save
Give Tip
Review
No Rating
NHL forging ahead in movement toward racial equality, justice

NHL forging ahead in movement toward racial equality, justice

NewsSpecial EventsStanley Cup PlayoffsFeatured WritersThe NHL is committed to the movement for racial justice and equality and not simply caught up in a moment following the death of George Floyd.That was the message Kim Davis, NHL senior executive vice president of social impact, growth initiatives and legislative affairs, delivered Tuesday during a webinar conversation on whether hockey can be for everyone."We have to use every moment and every opportunity to showcase and illustrate and illuminate the fact that this is a movement, not a moment, and we're in it for the long haul," she...

June 30, 2020
Worthy
Share
Save
Give Tip
Review
No Rating
Color of Hockey: NHLCA clinic provides steppingstone for black coaches

Color of Hockey: NHLCA clinic provides steppingstone for black coaches

NewsSpecial EventsStanley Cup PlayoffsFeatured WritersWilliam Douglas has been writing The Color of Hockey blog for the past eight years. Douglas joined NHL.com in March 2019 and writes about people of color in the game. Today, he profiles black coaches and their drive to advance in hockey.  is being coached on how to be a coach.The former NHL forward, who officially in April after 11 seasons, was hunkered down at his computer last week as a participant of the 2020 NHL Coaches' Association Global Coaches' Clinic."I've got to do a lot of prepping, I see," Ward said after watching...

June 15, 2020
Worthy
Share
Save
Give Tip
Review
No Rating
Color of Hockey: Bringing game to Egypt

Color of Hockey: Bringing game to Egypt

NewsSpecial EventsStanley Cup PlayoffsFeatured WritersWilliam Douglas has been writing The Color of Hockey blog for the past eight years. Douglas joined NHL.com in March 2019 and writes about people of color in the game. Today, he looks at efforts by Egyptian players to join the International Ice Hockey Federation. The NHL brought hockey to the desert by putting teams in Las Vegas and Phoenix.Sameh Ramadan is on a crusade to bring the game to the sands of Egypt.Ramadan is general manager and co-captain of Egypt Ice Hockey, a national club team appropriately named the Pharaohs. With the same...

April 13, 2020
Worthy
Share
Save
Give Tip
Review
No Rating
Color of Hockey: Saunders wants to spread diversity message

Color of Hockey: Saunders wants to spread diversity message

NewsSpecial EventsStanley Cup PlayoffsFeatured WritersWilliam Douglas has been writing The Color of Hockey blog for the past eight years. Douglas joined NHL.com in March 2019 and writes about people of color in the game. Today, he profiles , who was the fifth black player to reach the NHL.  wants to get back into the game.Saunders, who became the NHL's fifth black player in 1979-80, walked away from hockey nearly four decades ago, frustrated by a lack of opportunity and tired from the vitriol he sometimes encountered as a player of color.Now the former Quebec Nordiques forward wants to find...

May 11, 2020
Worthy
Share
Save
Give Tip
Review
  • Total 6 items
  • 1
OUTLETS
nhl.com

nhl.com

CRITIC
img-contested
N/A
PUBLIC
img-contested
N/A