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Allison Pohle

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This Historic Hockey League Is Fighting For Survival

“It gives hope to players like me that we can keep playing”

The NWHL’s Boston Pride take on the Connecticut Whale.

Jennifer King stood on tiptoe, trying to peer over the heads and helmets in front of her to see if her favorite players had already taken the ice. Behind her, dozens of young female hockey players—wearing oversized Boston Pride jerseys—and their parents waited to fill the stands at Warrior Ice Arena, where the undefeated Boston Pride would soon take on the Connecticut Whale.

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