Chicago Blackhawks Won’t Wear Gay Pride Jerseys For Far-Reaching Security Reason

At least one National Hockey League team with a Russian player on its roster has decided against wearing special warmup jerseys to commemorate Pride Night because of a Russian law that expands restrictions on activities seen as promoting LGBTQ rights. The Chicago Blackhawks will not wear Pride-themed warmup jerseys before Sunday’s Pride Night game against … Read more

Blackhawks will not wear pride jerseys due to safety concerns for Russian players: report

Fox News Flash top sports headlines for March 22

The Chicago Blackhawks were slated to wear rainbow-colored warm-up jerseys on Sunday for the team’s Pride Night, but that will no longer be the case. The Blackhawks will not wear the LGBTQ-themed jerseys, attire they have worn previously, citing safety concerns of their Russian players for the decision, according to the Chicago Sun-Times. New Russian … Read more

Sharks goalie opts not to wear LGBTQ-themed warmup jersey on team’s Pride Night

Fox News Flash top sports headlines for March 18

The San Jose Sharks are hosting Pride Night at SAP Center Saturday, but their goalie will not be included in the celebration. James Reimer announced on Twitter he will not wear a pride-themed warmup jersey before the game against the New York Islanders. Reimer cited his religious beliefs. CLICK HERE FOR MORE SPORTS COVERAGE ON … Read more