Carey Price’s NHL Awards Speech Encourages Aboriginal Youth

Montreal Canadians goaltender Carey Price, while accepting one of his record four awards at the NHL Awards ceremony, emphasized pride of his First Nations heritage. He also encouraged First Nations youth to be leaders in their communities. He finished his speech by saying “sunachailya” — “thank you” in the Dakelh language, spoken by the Ulkatcho people who are part of the Carrier First Nation.

CBC News Posted: Jun 25, 2015