NHL podcast: Akil Thomas talks racism in North America and within hockey
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Welcome to Puck Pursuit, an interview-style podcast hosted by John Matisz, theScore's national hockey writer.

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Los Angeles Kings prospect and Canadian world junior championship hero Akil Thomas joins the show to discuss a variety of topics, including:

  • Perspective on George Floyd's death and associated protests
  • Experiences with racism as a black hockey player
  • How his life changed after scoring the gold medal-winning goal
  • Starting Zale Apparel clothing line and the "Soul On Ice" podcast
  • Plans for offseason, and next season when he should turn pro

... and more

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