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BREAKING: Bettman Makes a Final Decision on Pride in the NHL

Published October 24, 2023 at 12:26
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The NHL has finally reversed its stance on the contentious issue surrounding pride tape, after facing considerable backlash.

NHL Greenlights Use of Pride Tape in Support of Social Causes



The NHL's decision to prohibit pride tape had sparked significant uproar. But just two weeks following their official stance, and after facing criticism from notable players including Connor McDavid and Cale Makar, they've made an about-face.

There is word the NHL, NHLPA and NHL Player Inclusion Coalition have agreed that players will have the option to represent social causes with stick tape throughout the season. This includes games and practices




While it's commendable that the NHL swallowed its pride (pun intended), it raises the question of why such a decision was made initially.
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