December 7, 2022

hockey

Willie O’Ree
Biography, Black History, Sports, Video

Willie O’Ree

Willie O'Ree was born October 15, 1935 in Fredericton. A graduate of the New Brunswick Amateur Hockey Association, O'Ree who was known for his speed and checking abilities throughout his career was a threat every time he touched the ice. …

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Manny McIntyre
Black History, Biography, Sports

Manny McIntyre

Manny McIntyre was born in 1918 near Fredericton. As a child he began playing both ice hockey and baseball. He played shinny, a form of pick-up hockey, on frozen ponds with wooden pucks. He was a professional athlete who played…

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Danny Grant
Biography, Sports, Video

Danny Grant

Danny Grant (born February 21, 1945) was a left winger who played in the National Hockey League for parts of fourteen seasons, most notably for the Minnesota North Stars. Grant was born in Fredericton. After a fine junior career with…

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