UND hockey team anthem kneeling in Men's Hockey Posted December 3, 2020 11 hours ago, UNDlaw80 said: Generally speaking this is true in hockey. But for football and basketball? No way. Tons of those kids come from environments well below "average joe" standards. I was referring to their social status within their environment, not economic status. The cheers, the fans, the hangers-on, the recruiting, the girls; gives one a sense of self importance beyond the ice, field, or court.