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Indigenous NHL alumni hit the ice in Yukon to inspire local youth – CBC
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8 former NHL players visiting Yukon to inspire youth to make positive choices in life
Mar 08, 2018
It has been a busy week for NHL Indigenous legend Reggie Leach, who is touring Yukon communities.
For a second year in a row, he has brought several former NHL players — including Jason Simon, John Chabot and Laurie Boshman — to visit youth across the territory and Canada, .
“When you have a dream go after it, don’t be sitting back, and you know you got to work hard at everything you do,” says Leach, the 1975 Philadelphia Flyers Stanley Cup winner and now motivational speaker.
“There are eight guys on the tour and everybody has a different story on how they accomplished where they got.”