How can you connect Saul’s story to the story of Indigenous people in Canada?

Students must analyze the novel Indian Horse assessing its depiction of Indigenous identity and the relationship between Indigenous people and Settler-Canadian society. Answer the following question: Saul faced racism and discrimination in and outside the hockey rink. How and why does this lead him to a rehab facility? How can you connect Saul’s story to the story of Indigenous people in Canada? Provide examples from the text to support your arguments.