We think it’s safe to say that if you loved playing hockey as a kid, at one point or another, you wanted to have a chance to play in the NHL. It is a sad fact, however, that not a lot of young players get the opportunity to make it to the big leagues.
So it’s nice to see that, once in a while, you come across a story of a kid to get the chance. Regretfully, however, it’s part of a Make-a-Wish situation.
Kohen Flett is an 8 year old hockey player from High River, Alberta and he’s got a tumour of the nervous system called a Glioma. It’s his wish to play for the Edmonton Oilers. This past week, he got his wish.