Rest in Power Jim Kelly

Posted in Blogroll on June 30th, 2013 by Michael Tillery

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Cause of death has yet to be reported. Kelly was 67.

Sure at this site, readers have full knowledge of who Jim Kelly was and is to our history. He was not a side kick but a karate master. Those who don’t know him, when you google James Milton Kelly, don’t just stop at the first reference. Rest in power sir.

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Seth Jones and Darnell Nurse make history at the 2013 NHL Draft

Posted in Blogroll on June 30th, 2013 by Ron Glover

(Associated Press)

Seth Jones, a defenseman, stands with officials from the Nashville Predators sweater after being chosen 4th overall in the first round of the NHL hockey draft, Sunday, June 30, 2013, in Newark, N.J

Seth Jones is a key piece in the Nashville Predators’ effort to return to the playoffs

It has been a historic day already at the 2013 NHL Draft. Standout defensemen Seth Jones and Darnell Nurse were selected 4th and 7th, respectively in the first round of the NHL Draft.

Jones joins Evander Kane of the Atlanta Thrashers (2009) as the two highest selected Black players in the NHL Draft. No two African-American players have been selected in the top ten of the same draft.

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