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Former Ottawa 67’s forward Bryan Bickell is the true definition of a grinder.
His passion, determination, and unbreakable spirit through adversity is an inspiration to us all. Bryan’s battle with multiple sclerosis, powerful return to, and subsequent retirement from the NHL is a story so heartening, yet uplifting that it had to be told. Earlier this week, Bryan penned that story in The Players’ Tribune.
The Players’ Tribute provides athletes with a platform to connect directly with their fans, in their own words. Founded by Derek Jeter, The Players’ Tribune publishes first-person stories from athletes, providing unique insight into the daily sports conversation. Through impactful and powerful long- and short-form stories, video series and podcasts, The Players’ Tribune brings fans closer than ever to the games they love.
Click here to read Grinder by Bryan Bickell.