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Puerto Rico joins IIHF as associate member

Called 'one more step in the right direction' after men's team won first LATAM Cup

by William Douglas @WDouglasNHL / NHL.com Staff Writer

Puerto Rico has joined the International Ice Hockey Federation as an associate member.

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Color of Hockey: Puerto Rico seeking membership in IIHF

LATAM Cup victory has sparked movement to reach international stage

by William Douglas @WDouglasNHL / NHL.com Staff Writer

William Douglas has been writing The Color of Hockey blog since 2012. Douglas joined NHL.com in 2019 and writes about people of color in the sport. Today, he profiles the Puerto Rico Ice Hockey Association.

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Color of Hockey: Puerto Rico wins men's Division I title at LATAM Cup

Defeats Argentina while Hurricane Fiona caused damage across island

by William Douglas @WDouglasNHL / NHL.com Staff Writer

CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. -- The third time was the charm for Puerto Rico when it defeated Argentina 4-3 to win the Amerigol LATAM Cup men's Division I title at the Florida Panthers IceDen on Sunday.

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Color of Hockey: Kampa rediscovers roots with Colombia in LATAM Cup

Dartmouth women's team exec shares passion about playing for country of birth

by William Douglas @WDouglasNHL / NHL.com Staff Writer

William Douglas has been writing The Color of Hockey blog since 2012. Douglas joined NHL.com in 2019 and writes about people of color in the sport. Today, he profiles Tina Kampa, director of hockey operations for Dartmouth College's women's team, who was a defenseman for Colombia at the 2022 Amerigol LATAM Cup.

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Duclair promotes inclusion at Hockey Players of Color Movement event

Panthers forward discusses combating racism speaking at LATAM Cup

by William Douglas @WDouglasNHL / NHL.com Staff Writer

CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. --Anthony Duclair made a confession to a roomful of youngsters from Hockey Players of Color Movement who are competing at the Amerigol LATAM Cup.

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HPOC Movement to be represented at LATAM Cup

Initiative founded to help support players of color

by William Douglas @WDouglasNHL / NHL.com Staff Writer

CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. -- When Dominic Fullwood first joined a Hockey Players of Color Movement team for a tournament in Hershey, Pennsylvania, in August he felt something that he said he didn't always feel while playing on other teams.

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LATAM Cup exhibition game at Panthers home was 'fun dream' for players

Teams from Argentina, Colombia played at FLA Live Arena ahead of tournament

by William Douglas @WDouglasNHL / NHL.com Staff Writer

SUNRISE, Fla. -- Nicholas Komanski stared at the glistening sheet of ice inside FLA Live Arena that he was about to play on and smiled in joyous disbelief.

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Color of Hockey: LATAM Cup, again hosted by Panthers, continues to grow

Tournament to feature 44 teams from Latin America, Caribbean, Middle East

by William Douglas @WDouglasNHL / NHL.com Staff Writer

William Douglas has been writing The Color of Hockey blog since 2012. Douglas joined NHL.com in 2019 and writes about people of color in the sport. Today, he profiles the 2022 Amerigol LATAM Cup tournament, to be played Wednesday through Sunday at the Florida Panthers IceDen in Coral Springs, Florida.

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Color of Hockey: Roman committed to growth of sled game

Three-time U.S. Paralympic gold medal-winner remains active in sport

by William Douglas @WDouglasNHL / NHL.com Staff Writer

William Douglas has been writing The Color of Hockey blog since 2012. Douglas joined NHL.com in 2019 and writes about people of color in the sport. Today, he profiles Rico Roman, a three-time Paralympic gold medalist with the U.S. National Sled Hockey Team who is now working to grow the game.

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Color of Hockey: Vilgrains speaking out for inclusion, against racism

Former NHL forward, daughter teaming up to advocate diversity in game

by William Douglas @WDouglasNHL / NHL.com Staff Writer

William Douglas has been writing The Color of Hockey blog since 2012. Douglas joined NHL.com in 2019 and writes about people of color in the sport. Today, he profiles retired NHL forward Claude Vilgrain and his daughter Cassandra Vilgrain, who is social & media coordinator at Calgary Sports and Entertainment Corporation, the parent company of the Calgary Flames.

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