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Yowsers on this

Not only is this awful that such a thing would happen today, or rather any day in history, but it should ring a little familiar to fans of the Komets.

A banana was thrown from the stands at the Flyers' Wayne Simmonds. Click here.

In the early 1990s, Steve Fletcher endured some similar types of things because of the color of his skin: Click here, where Ben Smith chimes in on that.

Thoughts?

  • For all you Jon Mirasty fans: Click here.
  • Aw, shucks, and the Komets don't play Rio Grand Valley this season: Click here.

Justin A. Cohn, pro sports coordinator for The Journal Gazette, has been covering the Fort Wayne Komets since 1997. His reporting includes game stories from home and away, features about the players and personalities associated with the Komets, plus coverage of issues affecting hockey at all levels. A native of Bloomfield Hills, Mich., Cohn graduated from Emory University in Atlanta. He can be reached at 260-461-8429 or by email at jcohn@jg.net.

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