Pays tribute to nearly forgotten early 20th-century players, league in Maritimes
William Douglas has been writing The Color of Hockey blog for the past eight years. Douglas joined NHL.com in March 2019 and writes about people of color in the game. Today, he writes about Canada Post’s 2020 Black History Month stamp that honors the Maritimes Colored Hockey Championship and the history of the Colored Hockey League.
A small stamp is a big deal when it comes to black hockey history.
Canada Post is honoring the Maritimes Colored Hockey Championship and the little-known history of the Colored Hockey League with a stamp to celebrate Black History Month.