Ice Hockey player Luke Prokop comes out as gay, makes history: “Enough is enough”
Nashville Predators prospect (don’t worry, we don’t understand any of those words either), Luke Prokop has made history by becoming the first NHL (National Hockey League) player to come out as gay.
“While the past year and a half has been crazy, it has also given me the chance to find my true self,” he wrote in the message shared across platforms. “I am no longer scared to hide who I am.”
“Today I am proud to publicly tell everyone that I am gay.”
“From a young age I have dreamed of being an NHL player, and I believe that living my authentic life will allow me to bring my whole self to the rink and improve my chances of fulfilling my dreams,” he added, thanking his “family,