Ethan bear honouring Ochapowace roots with Cree jersey

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REGINA —
Saskatchewan NHL player Ethan bear will honour his First Nation’s heritage with a special jersey identify plate.

The Edmonton Oilers defenceman, from Ochapowace Nation, will have his identify in Cree syllabics on the back of his jersey for a Tuesday exhibition recreation towards the Calgary Flames.

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Ethan endure honouring Ochapowace roots with Cree jersey

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“I can be carrying it for all these Indigenous players who came prior to me and those Indigenous youngsters dreaming of play in the NHL,” endure said, in a tweet from the Edmonton Oilers.

The percent drop is scheduled for eight:30 p.m. central time.

Ethan endure honouring Ochapowace roots with Cree jersey