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Sports Fanaticism Does Not Justify Racism

Last night, the Washington Capitols played the Boston Bruins in game 7 of the first round of the Stanley Cup playoffs.  Washington Capitals Winger Joel Ward scored the game winning goal in overtime, becoming the first Black man in NHL history to score a game 7 winning overtime goal in the playoffs.  Check out his moves. Any hockey fan can tell you that tensions run high during the playoff
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