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Here’s The Awesome Way The Pittsburgh Penguins Are Honoring The Synagogue Shooting Victims

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Jena Greene Reporter

The Pittsburgh Penguins have an awesome plan to honor the victims of the Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting on Tuesday.

The team rolled out a new patch that they will wear during their game tonight against the New York Islanders. (RELATED: What These NHL Stars Did For Kenya’s Hockey Team Will Remind You Why It’s One Of The Greatest Sports On Earth [WATCH])

 

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Each player will wear a “Stronger Than Hate” patch on their jersey with their logo over the Star Of David. The team will also donate $50,000 to the victims of the synagogue shooting, as well as all proceeds from a raffle they’re holding tonight.

“Hatred and discrimination have no place in Pittsburgh or anywhere else,” the Penguins official Instagram wrote in a caption showing the patches.

11 people were killed on Saturday after Robert Bowers allegedly opened fire at the Tree Of Life Synagogue at the Squirrel Hill area in Pittsburgh, PA. Six others are injured in the hospital.

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