In a time when the world is standing together to stand against racism, a feel-good story from what some people call the whitest of sports has emerged.
Jarome Iginla, whose father was a lawyer who moved to Canada from Nigeria, was one of the six 2020 inductees announced by the Hockey
Canada’s past is full of heroes. Sure, we have our superstars. Bobby Orr and Gordie Howe and Wayne Gretzky. Sidney Crosby and Connor McDavid. Celine Dion and Bryan Adams and Michael Buble. Drake.
But we are a nation more known by its unsung heroes. We are thinking of those heroes this
Jayna Hefford retired from hockey in 2015. She may be one of the best hockey players many have never heard of. The Hockey Hall of Fame is getting it right; Hefford is a legend.
From 2002-2014 she helped Team Canada win four-consecutive Olympic gold medals in women’s hockey. She won gold