050414 PK Subban

After African-American hockey player P. K. Subban of the Montreal Canadiens scored the winning goal in the fifth minute of second overtime Friday night during its match against the Boston Bruins, Bruins hater fans flew straight to the Twitterverse to express their disdain. But their nasty – read racist – tweets were aimed directly at Subban.

CBS Detroit captured a few of them:

050414 PK Subban Racist Tweets

Boston Bruins President Cam Neely issued the following statement against the mini-Donald Sterlings of Beantown:

“The racist, classless views expressed by an ignorant group of individuals following Thursday’s game via digital media are in no way a reflection of anyone associated with the Bruins organization.”


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