November 10th, 2011
08:21 PM ET

NHL Player and Child Sex Abuse Victim Sheldon Kennedy on Penn State

He played in the NHL and for years hid a secret: he'd been a victim of child sexual abuse at the hands of a hockey coach. Sheldon Kennedy says the abuse–and the resulting guilt and shame–nearly led him to suicide before he went public. Kennedy now works with kids to recover from sexual abuse–and says he hopes victims at Penn State will come forward.

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