The first black player in the NHL was Willie O'Ree of the Boston Bruins.
The first black player in the NHL was Willie O'Ree. He played for the Boston Bruins.
The first black basketball player in sec was perry Wallace from vanderbilt.
Willie O'ree for the Boston Bruins in 1958.
Lucy Harris was the first black woman All-American basketball player in 1997
willie o'ree was the first black in the nhl. he played 4 the Boston bruins in 1957. jillian b. wrote this
It's impossible to know who the first black hockey player was!! However, if you mean the first to play in the NHL, it was Willie O'Ree of the Boston Bruins.