Vancouver Canucks Erik Gudbranson, Troy Stecher, Jake Virtanen attend Pride

The Vancouver Canucks are proud supporters of the You Can Play Project. This weekend, a few players attended the 39th Annual Vancouver Pride Parade, where the team had its own float and marched along with those celebrating and supporting the LGBQT+ community. Erik Gudbranson, Troy Stecher, and Jake Virtanen were in attendance at the Pride Parade along with … Continue reading Vancouver Canucks Erik Gudbranson, Troy Stecher, Jake Virtanen attend Pride

Why Does the NHL Even Bother?

On Friday night, during Game 4 of the Western Conference finals, Ducks center, Ryan Getzlaf, was caught on camera yelling an anti-gay and sexist slur. His punishment for saying the phrase? A $10,000 fine. That's all. Last year, when Montreal Canadien's Andrew Shaw was on the Chicago Blackhawks, he too shouted an anti-gay slur at the … Continue reading Why Does the NHL Even Bother?