This June, in partnership with the You Can Play Project, the NHLPA and NHL joint Hockey Is For Everyone initiative will celebrate Pride Month.
“This goes a lot deeper than just a piece of tape.” New Jersey Devils forward Kurtis Gabriel speaks to Jeff McLean, the co-founder of Pride Tape.
When it comes to Chris Tierney lending a helping hand, it’s not a question of, ‘What does he do?’ In this instance, it’s more appropriate to ask, ‘What doesn’t he do?
This is one time, noted Trevor van Riemsdyk, when sibling rivalry has been put on ice. The van Riemsdyk brothers are both serving as team ambassadors of their respective clubs as part of Hockey Is For Everyone month.
We’re just halfway through Hockey Is For Everyone month – here are the can’t miss standout moments from the campaign so far.
“This is a good step in the right direction,” said Shaw. “It’s good for everyone. It’s just nice to be part of this.”
Campaign will celebrate diversity, inclusion initiatives every day this month.
When Matt Moulson, Claude Giroux and their fellow NHLPA members were asked last year to lend their support to the You Can Play Project, an initiative dedicated to ensuring equality, respect and safety for all athletes, without regard to sexual orientation, their response was far from surprising.
The National Hockey League Players’ Association and the National Hockey League today announced a historic partnership with the You Can Play Project