Today’s post is going to be pretty brief, because there’s really just one story to be talked about right now.
As other leagues stepped away from play on Wednesday recognizing the shooting of Jacob Blake in Wisconsin, the NHL continued to play. Eventually players pushed forward a pause, with no games on Thursday and Friday. [ESPN] [The Athletic ($)]
Nazem Kadri: "Moving forward, it’s going to have to be the whole league. Collectively. Not just one or two guys."— Craig Custance (@CraigCustance) August 27, 2020
Exactly. The PLAYERS took a stand today, they stepped up. Proud of my fellow nhl PLAYERS for their action. https://t.co/IKcsvcoUbl— Evander Kane (@evanderkane_9) August 27, 2020
Change...Quotes & Conversations are great...but the actions that come from those quotes & conversations is where the real change happens. pic.twitter.com/s7rY2KCJzx— P.K. Subban (@PKSubban1) August 27, 2020
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