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Ex-NHL player Akim Aliu slams Eric Trump over anthem tweet

Former NHL player Akim Aliu slammed Eric Trump on Friday after the president's son tweeted his praise for players who stood for the national anthem in one of the league's exhibition games.

Wild coach Dean Evason says ‘no discussions’ to join Dumba in peaceful protest – Sportsnet

That Matt Dumba's fist was the only one thrust into the air Sunday night was immediately evident, which led to a question directed at Wild head coach Dean Evason about whether there had been any talks of the team joining him in future acts of peaceful ...

Work just beginning in face of racism, says Dumba’s parents

Matt Dumba dropped the puck on hockey's fight against racism.First as a founding member of the Hockey Diversity Alliance, then in a speech Saturday on the ice in Edmonton that left loved ones proud and brought chills to a Black Lives Matter leader.

‘What he did was big’: Dumba’s younger brother beaming with pride after anti-racism speech

Kyle Dumba was busy at work but had the PVR set at home.He was one of the few who knew that his older brother Matt — a star defenceman for the Minnesota Wild and founding member of the Hockey Diversity Alliance — was set to deliver a powerful ...

NHL taking strides towards racial equality

Throughout the NHL's return to play, the league and players have made numerous statements against racism.

1st NHL player to kneel during national anthem will now raise his arm

Matt Dumba, a defenseman with the NHL's Minnesota Wild who became the first player in the league to kneel during the national anthem, says he will raise a fist from now on during the song. Dumba, who is Filipino Canadian, knelt before the Edmonton Oilers ...

Dean Evason says ‘No discussions’ among Minnesota Wild to join Matt Dumba in anthem protes

Defenceman Dumba says he will continue to publicly protest racial injustice as the NHL returns to action.

Vegas, Dallas players kneel for anthems as protests gain momentum at NHL restart

EDMONTON — Minnesota Wild defenceman Matt Dumba says he will continue to publicly protest racial injustice as the NHL returns to action in the hub cities of Edmonton and Toronto. On Monday, he was not alone.

Matt Dumba Spoke From His Heart, and the NHL Left Him Out to Dry

Update: Ryan Reaves reversed course and kneeled for the anthem before Vegas's game against Dallas, along with Robin Lehner, Tyler Seguin, and Jason Dickinson.

Matt Dumba has taken up the burden of protest for the NHL. Are any other players willing t

Eschewing a team jersey and dressed in jeans and a hoodie, the Minnesota Wild's Matt Dumba became the first NHL player to take a knee during the national anthem on Saturday afternoon. On Sunday evening, ahead of the Wild's first Stanley Cup Qualifying ...
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