The first black player in the NHL was Willie O'Ree. He played for the Boston Bruins.
Michael Grier was the first US born/trained black player in the NHL to record 1,000 games.
The first black player in the NHL was Willie O'Ree of the Boston Bruins.
willie o'ree was the first black in the nhl. he played 4 the Boston bruins in 1957. jillian b. wrote this
yes there are! Emery (goal) for the flyers is black
A photo gallery with stats for evey black player who has been drafted by or played in the NHL is the Black Hockey Players Wall of Fame.
Willie O'Ree. He made his NHL debut with the Boston Bruins on January 18th, 1958,
Willie O'ree for the Boston Bruins in 1958.
Willie O'Ree was the first black player to play in the NHL.
I think it was Mike Marsen of the Washington Capitals.