"I experienced the racial slurs and remarks that were directed towards me. But I had geared myself up for that and I told my self, Willie, you’re a black man and be proud of who you are. Just go out and play hockey and try to represent the hockey club to the best of your ability."
- Willie O’Ree ( The first black player in the National Hockey League)
(Source: grizby, via boston-strong-forever)