You Can Play - The Faceoff
“If you can skate, you can skate.
If you can shoot, you can shoot.
If you can score, you can score.
If you can play, you can play.”
“In memorializing his brother, Patrick came up with seven simple words that just now are starting to resonate across the hockey landscape: “If you can play, you can play.”
Those seven words sparked what has grown into the You Can Play Project. The first public step in that project was unveiled Sunday during the first intermission of the nationally-televised game between the Bruins and Rangers. It was a public-service announcement featuring some of the game’s top players communicating the simple message that it doesn’t matter what your sexual orientation is, that if you can play the game well, that’s all that matters.”
Read the article and watch the video (linked above “The Faceoff”).
This is why I love hockey players.