The latest news about the National Hockey League, the organizer of North America's most prominent league of major professional ice hockey sports teams. Learn more about the National Hockey League, which partnered with the You Can Play project to end homophobia in sports. Read more about individuals—activists, politicians, and allies—who have helped us make strides toward equality. We also cover the campaigns of groups opposed to marriage equality and explore how gay marriage is covered in mainstream media. We stay on top of developments so that you can stay informed about this issue.

There was much for LGBT hockey fans to enjoy at a recent Blackhawks game.

March 08 2016 4:08 PM

The Edmonton Oilers have become the first hockey team to show off the rainbow adhesive in support of diversity.

January 25 2016 3:38 PM

The captain of the Edmonton Oilers announced that he will be participating in this weekend's pride parade.

June 05 2014 2:21 PM

The captain of the Pittsburgh Penguins says that having grown up in Canada, he doesn't understand why Russia is so opposed to LGBT equality.

August 26 2013 1:45 PM