Let’s go over some news and notes:
- The NHL has historically not been great at advocating for racial justice, but it appears that is slowly changing for the better. [Hockey Wilderness]
- Brennan Menell won’t be playing for Iowa next season. Instead, he’ll be playing across the pond in Russia. [Hockey Wilderness]
Off the trail...
- Former Red Wings and Capitals defenseman Mike Green is set to retire after 15 NHL seasons. [Japers’ Rink]
- Former Panthers general manager Dale Tallon is being investigated for making racially insensitive comments. [Litter Box Cats]
- Goes without saying, but it’s incidents like Tallon’s that make fighting for equality so important.