First Pinoy in NHL-Canada visits PNoy

Posted at 05/17/2012 7:21 PM | Updated as of 05/17/2012 9:54 PM
Filipino-Canadian hockey player Josh Nicholls pays a courtesy call on President Aquino.

MANILA, Philippines - Filipino-Canadian hockey player Josh Nicholls paid a courtesy call on President Aquino on Thursday.

Nicholls, a member of the Toronto Maple Leafs, gave the President an autographed hockey stick and taught him how to hold it.

It had a Philippine flag sticker on it and a line that says: “To my President P-Noy.”

Nicholls is the first Filipino to have played in the National Hockey League in Canada