REBLOG: Art Dorrington, the first black hockey player to sign a pro contract, dies at 87 — TheColorOfHockey

Art Dorrington, the first black ice hockey player to sign a professional contract, passed away on Friday at age 87. Art Dorrington was a scorer on the ice and a community activist off it. Dorrington was a high-scoring forward in the old Eastern Hockey League, Eastern Amateur Hockey League and International Hockey League. He played for… … More REBLOG: Art Dorrington, the first black hockey player to sign a pro contract, dies at 87 — TheColorOfHockey

REBLOG: Meet Kim Davis, a hockey newbie on a mission to boost the NHL’s outreach — TheColorOfHockey

I want to thank Bill Douglas of The Color of Hockey for accepting this story. It was a pleasure to highlight Kim Davis and her new position with the National Hockey League. Editor’s Note: The Color of Hockey is pleased to feature this post written by Erica L. Ayala, a multi-talented New York-based sportswriter, blogger, … More REBLOG: Meet Kim Davis, a hockey newbie on a mission to boost the NHL’s outreach — TheColorOfHockey

REBLOG: Jordan Subban traded as P.K. and Malcolm Subban face each other for the first time in the NHL

https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?visual=true&url=https%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F345113749&show_artwork=true&maxwidth=529&maxheight=794&dnt=1 Change has been good for two Subbans. Will it be good for a third? Defenseman Jordan Subban goes from Canucks to Kings.Defenseman Jordan Subban, who was a Vancouver Canucks, 2013 fourth-round draft pick, was traded to the Los Angeles Kings Friday for forward Nic Dowd. Jordan, an undersized blue’liner at 5-foot-9, 185-pounds, had spent most… … More REBLOG: Jordan Subban traded as P.K. and Malcolm Subban face each other for the first time in the NHL

P.K. Subban’s dad talks hockey, life and catfish on new Color of Hockey podcast — TheColorOfHockey

https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?visual=true&url=https%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F345113749&show_artwork=true&maxwidth=529&maxheight=794 Karl Subban thought he was done. The proud papa of three black professional hockey players thought he was finished writing his first book, “How We Did It, The Subban Family Plan For Success In Hockey, School And Life.” Then The Trade happened. Nashville Predators defenseman P.K. Subban. The Montreal Canadiens swapped All-Star defenseman P.K. Subban… … More P.K. Subban’s dad talks hockey, life and catfish on new Color of Hockey podcast — TheColorOfHockey