I almost never cover pro sports on this blog unless it involves Jameer, Tyreke, or Rondae. But, having been intrigued by the presence of Wayne Simmonds as a Philadelphia Flyer since he arrived 5 years ago, I must say that I’m excited to see him excel in a sport that doesn’t rank very high with black viewers.

I think I’ll go back out on a field trip and see if the big stores have started selling SIMMONDS jerseys, yet. I had a bad experience trying to find one a couple years ago.

We’ll see if All Stars are all treated equally.

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