Josh Ho-Sang hears critics but doesn’t give them much thought and he doesn’t care if that bothers you.

The New York Islanders forward, still only 21, has been the focus of more than a few petty controversies and his career is just getting started. But he’s learning to ignore those critics and focus on the prize.

“There’s a lot of people who are involved in making an image of an athlete,” Ho-Sang said in an interview on Tim and Sid. “There’s a saying, lions don’t listen to the opinions of sheep. To me, it’s one of those things that if you don’t know me, if you don’t know Josh Ho-Sang as a person, then your opinion is very minute depending on who you are.”

You can read the rest of the article on