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Columbus Blue Jackets, NBA, Popeye Jones, Seth Jones -

NHL All-Star Seth Jones was taught to be colorblind, with one exception: chasing a black puck on white ice. That is how he was raised by his African-American father, former NBA player Ronald Jerome “Popeye” Jones, and his white mother, Amy Jones. But every now and then, the Columbus Blue Jackets star defenseman is reminded […]

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Columbus Blue Jackets, John Tortorella, NHL, Ryan Reaves, St. Louis Blues -

Ah, John Tortorella is back in the spotlight for comments directed at a black player. The Columbus Blue Jackets’ coach was none too pleased with some of his players’ efforts in the team’s 2-1 overtime loss to the St. Louis Blues. He assailed his top players for their lack of fight, but before getting to […]

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