04/24/2014 10:50 EDT | Updated 06/24/2014 05:59 EDT

NHL star Jordin Tootoo stick giveaway video goes viral

A video that shows Jordin Tootoo making a kid's day at a hockey game has gone viral. 

Tootoo, originally from Rankin Inlet, Nunavut, was the first Inuk hockey player to join the NHL. 

He plays for the Detroit Red Wings. 

The video has hit nearly 150,000 views on YouTube and was among the top posts on Reddit this morning.