Anyone who spends time trying to figure out the game, there is a tremendous amount of work well done. Each team has its own fund to help charities in their communities each year tens of thousands of dollars. NHLPA goals Brad Marchand Jersey and dreams with a remarkable job, kids who could not afford to play hockey for the opportunity to enjoy the game, but every once in a while you run across a few things that gives you a special feeling of pride associated with the game and its residents. One such moment came only a new advertising initiative to promote the government can, which is to reduce homophobia, which is in athletics, he hopes. You can play this piece Philadelphia scout Patrick Burke - the son of the Toronto Maple Leafs president and general manager Brian Burke and his brother Brendan Burke, who put the cause of the gay community in athletics until his death in an automobile accident in early 2010. Brendan Burke told his family he was gay in 2007 and publicly announced at the University of Miami, Ohio hockey team, for whom he worked as a production manager in a public place 2009.The Milan Lucic Jersey service on HBO, the best NHL player provides a simple idea: if you have the skills and energy and determination, you can play the game no matter who you are and what you could become a focus be.Patrick Burke said the idea came to him after sitting in Scouting has played on countless sessions for for many years. However, when a player is the one simple question: "Will he be able to play," "That's all that matters, he can play," Burke said ESPN.com.In in memory of his brother, Patrick think of a single query was, given how his brother was in an attempt, obstacles that are often forged face of the gay community sports team in relation with respect. Is this "line is only partially stuck with me," he added said.Working with some investors, including Glenn Witman, Brian Kitts, high-profile members of the sports organization in Denver, GForce, Burke created on the initiative as a tool to support the elimination of homophobia in playing sports landscape. He has 30 GMs in the NHL went to help some players were a bit more concerned about out.He answer, but to support all 30 teams, the project, and then the players contacted supportive.In universally requires all 35 players in the NHL should be linked to you can play. "I had a sincere belief that our guys pitch, and they did," said Burke, who was first to speak with his father Brendan and his efforts to promote understanding and acceptance. The first of these spots have become available Nathan Horton Jersey to the public on Sundays on Radio National and NBC featured the New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist, Scott Hartnell Philadelphia, Ottawa captain Daniel Alfredsson, a former Norris Trophy winner Duncan Keith of Chicago, winner of the defense of Hart Corey Perry Anaheim. The shooting spot with the other players are going on and until the following spring, Burke said he and the group hopes that the other directors, created the "pieces" for the sports administrators, athletic directors of the team, coaches and others about how to ensure a safe environment for athletes, gay , lesbian, bisexual and transgender people. There are also plans to expand the video PSAs in other sports and to expand the message with the athletes to look beyond the northern America.Young love the players, that appear in advertisements for advice on how they behave, that sticks to the group, how to celebrate a goal or victory . And these players to treat people with respect, talk and judge only their ability to hear the key to Burke. He said: "This is when it happens," he added said.Hartnell said the Patrice Bergeron Jersey campaign was a "big step" not only in the NHL, but every track and field, and he said he was with the public response to the ads are very impressed. "We live in a diverse world now," said Hartnell ESPN.com. "It was very positive. I'm not saying bad for me." The so-called hard striker, has a career year with the flyers, he said, without hesitation, to the spot. "It was the wind," he said in a. "It just shows the quality of guys out there in the NHL, and I'm happy to be one of those guys." Many of the pre-Olympic discussion at this week's Hockey Canada took the unusual decision to anoint Steve Yzerman Director of 2014 Canadian Olympic team in the tournament two years in Sochi - not knowing the NHL will be involved, what should be coordinated with NHLPA.Still This summer, he should make us think that looks at the lists and, in particular, as the protection of the United States - who played very well in Vancouver, the Americans lost the gold medal game in extra time in Canada - will look radically different when the laminate 2014 Suter around . Ryan is the castle in 2014, and in our assessment of whether Phil Kessel Jersey Brooks Orpik, given his tough as nails and leadership he brings to the table. Orpik team in Pittsburgh, Paul Martin, was injured at the Olympics in Vancouver, but would give a stabilizing effect, and some veteran leadership to the U.S. blue line. But there are some aspiring young defender, who (if he returns as GM) Brian Burke and his management team will give pause. For example, it is difficult to imagine a man like Ryan McDonagh is not part of the mix for Team USA to its emergence as an important part of a team New York Rangers, the most difficult thing you can compare with playing in the league. Keith Yandle, a young defender to smooth the Phoenix Coyotes bid seems almost certain to be on the team, while Kevin Shattenkirk St. Louis is an integral part of the Blues "surprising success. John Carlson made his mark in the international arena for children's U.S. several years ago and is the cornerstone Tim Thomas Jersey of the Washington Capitals. How about a guy like Nick Leddy, who showed great promise, because in Chicago? Where will Jake Gardiner, one of the coveted young defensive assets Burke, from the perspective of its development, for two years? Or Justin Faulk, who grew up very quickly through the Carolina blue? These young players will put pressure on many companies have created, such as Jack Johnson and Ryan Whitney. If Burke fast, skilled puck-moving blue line and is perfect for ice in Sochi looks like he wants to have a lot of options and a lot of difficult decisions.