My Hockey Hero


Willie O'Ree

Season 2, Ep. 1

Best known for breaking the black color barrier in the National Hockey League, Willie O'Ree has lived an amazing life. From his early start as a baseball prodigy, to overcoming the loss of his sight in one eye and reaching the highest level of Hockey. His stint with the Boston Bruins put him firmly in the history books.

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