The Tampa Bay Lightning will host the 2018 All-Star Game on January 28.
Let’s do this, Tampa.#NHLAllStar, we got you. ⚡️ pic.twitter.com/qOSwyRQOCm — Tampa Bay Lightning (@TBLightning) September 23, 2017 The Tampa Bay Lightning unveiled the logo for the NHL's 2018 All-Star weekend Friday night, a flashy design that ties into Florida's climate quite well. This season's festivities take place Jan. 27 and 28. Copyright © 2017 Score […]
A youth hockey player in Calgary will sit out the upcoming season rather than play for her local team after discovering the team’s logo features a Native American man’s head adorned in feathers, according to Alanna Smith of the Calgary Herald. The Northwest Warriors’ logo resembles the one used by the NHL’s Chicago Blackhawks, who […]
The Chicago Blackhawks’ logo is one of the most iconic in hockey, as an Original Six team. It’s also a point of increasing controversy, as Native American (and Indigenous Canadian) iconography used for sports teams has been decried and eliminated in the last decade – not to mention the continuing controversy over the Washington Redskins […]
The city of New Haven, Conn., lost its AHL franchise in 1993 when the New Haven Senators (previously known as the Nighthawks) moved to Prince Edward Island. Four years later, when the Carolina Monarchs were displaced by the expansion Carolina Hurricanes of the NHL, that AHL franchise decided to move to New Haven.
The Detroit Lions and Detroit Red Wings are furious that their logos have been used in pro alt-right signs during the chaotic riots in Charlottesville, Virginia.
The Detroit Lions joined one their city sports counterparts, the Red Wings, in denouncing a use of a logo in the Unite the Right rally in Charlottesville, Va., last weekend. A photo that was published Saturday showed a shield held by a man which displayed a logo that looked similar to the Lions. "We detest […]
DETROIT (WXYZ) – The Detroit Lions are the city’s second pro sports team to see their logo hijacked by white nationalists and Nazi protestors in Charlottesville, Virginia. Detroit Red Wings condemn use of logo during white nationalist rally A photo, circulated in national media, got the attention of team management, for its striking similarity to […]
The Detroit Lions are separating themselves from white supremacists. The organization on Wednesday condemned the use of the team's logo after it was exploited during the violent "Unite the Right" rally that took place in Charlottesville, Va., this past weekend. “We detest and disavow any use or implied use of the Detroit Lions logo or […]
The Detroit Lions say they "detest and disavow" any use of their logo associated with the event last Saturday in Charlottesville, Virginia. A photo attributed to Getty Images showed someone with a logo similar to the one the Lions use , although it was blue and red and had stars on it. "We detest and […]
The Red Wings released a statement Saturday afternoon saying they "vehemently disagree" with the use of their logo being used by right-wing marchers at a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia. Charlottesville has declared a local emergency due to violence caused as a result of the rally. There have been fist-fights and screaming matches going […]
Scores of white nationalists with torches marched, chanted racial slurs and attacked counter-protestors in Charlottesville, Va. last night. If you saw pictures or videos from Charlottesville, you may have seen the Red Wings' logo. "Pro-white" protestors gathered on the University of Virginia campus to protest the taking down of a statue of Confederate General Robert […]