7 of the 1,123 active players objected, The autographed Pride jerseys are typically auctioned off to raise money for LGBTQ+ charities
Blackhawks defenseman Nikita Zaitsev is a Moscow native, & there are other players with family in Russia or other connections to the country
"NYC Pride was not made aware in advance of our participation in last night's ceremonial puck drop that Pride jerseys would not be worn"
LGBTQ outreach by sports teams have become a staple in Southern California
Gay Men's Chorus of Los Angeles takes center court and LeBron James saves the game
“I came here to support hockey in the LGBT community,” said Jamison Lewis, 30, “and to watch my favorite team play.” Lewis, an LA native and...