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Brock McGillis on Changing Hockey Culture, Being an LGBTQ Role Model and More

Hockey's first openly gay professional men's player opens up on his whirlwind day-to-day life, his efforts to change conformity culture, the responsibility of being an icon and more.
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On the latest episode of The Hockey News One-on-One, senior writer Matt Larkin sits down with Brock McGillis to discuss a bunch of topics, including:

- Flashing back four years ago to when he came out publicly as gay. How much has his life changed?

- What he's learned most from the experience of coming out

- Describing a typical day in his jam-packed life

- What it's like being a role model for gay athletes

- His work teaching hockey players that being different is OK 

- His major upcoming project

And more!

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