The Boston Bruins and Washington Capitals went into overtime in game seven last night, and the Capitals came out on top.
Joel Ward scored the winning goal for the Capitals beating the defending Stanley Cup Champions, and the Twitter world went nuts with racism.
It's pretty sad that instead of congratulating a team who knocked out the defending champs in round one, all people could focus on was the race of the guy who sealed the deal.
When the Washington Capitals beat the Boston Bruins in the NHL Playoffs, it was one of the league's few black players, Joel Ward, who scored the winning goal. After the game, a bunch of people said horrible, racist things about Ward... Read Post
Joel Ward should be feeling like a hero right now. Ward hit the game winning shot on Wednesday night to clinch the series, ending the Boston Bruins Stanley Cup hopes and sending the Washington Capitals to the next round. But instead... Read Post