Tag: Willie O'Ree

Willie O’Ree and How It All Began

May 15, 2021 Willie O'Ree made his National Hockey League debut for the Boston Bruins in 1958.  Played two impact less games before being sent back to Quebec City.  He resurfaced three seasons later with the Bruins, played in 43 games and scored four goals.  Among them the first scored by a Black NHLer.  Those ...