"The game is savage. We were sent to cleave the savage from them."
"The game offers him a chance at a better life. He has amazing natural talent"
Saul's Success as a Hockey Player
YOUR HOCKEY NIGHT FIRST STAR IS SAUL INDIAN HORSE!
Saul was the best player at St. Jerome's hockey team. His successes freed him out of the residential school. Saul was going to play for a 17-19-year-old team when he was only 14.
When playing for the Moose, Saul was the First Star at one of his hockey games. Saul was also recognized by a big NHL scout, which was his ticket to the pro scene.
When playing for the NHL rookie team, Saul overcame a majority of the racial taunts from other teams, the media, and the crowd. Saul became a better hockey player, by keeping up with the faster players and learning how to shoot more precise. Saul continued to do his best, scoring 23 points in 9 games.