Ethan Bear makes NHL debut with Oilers

the team hosted the NY Rangers. The 20-year-old Bear made history with the franchise, being the only player raised on a First Nation reserve to play an NHL game.

A tweet from Seattle Thunderbirds broadcaster Thom Beuning summed up the excitement of the Ochapowace First Nation last week when their hometown hockey hero, Ethan Bear, was called up to play in his first NHL game with the Edmonton Oilers. “Former (Seattle Thunderbirds) defenceman (Ethan Bear) to make his NHL…