Monday, November 30, 2009

Son of Hockey Legend Comes Out

Imagine that you are gay.

Imagine that your dad is a hockey legend, both as a player and as a general manager.

Imagine that you go to college in small-town Ohio to play hockey, following in the footsteps of your famous father.

Imagine that, given great talent to play hockey, you sit out your senior year because of the gay slurs you hear in the locker room.

This happened to Brendan Burke. When he did finally come out to his father, his father offered nothing but his love and support.

To read Brendan's story, click here.

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