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Czech Hockey Fans Taunt Wayne Simmonds With Racist Chant

The Huffington Post | Kavitha A. Davidson | Posted 02.06.2013 | Sports

Wayne Simmonds of the Philadelphia Flyers was the target of an ugly scene Sunday night, when fans showered him with a racist chant during a game in th...

Rangers Sweep Flyers To Clinch Top Seed

AP | DAN GELSTON | Posted 04.04.2012 | Sports

PHILADELPHIA -- Ryan Callahan and Artem Anisimov scored as part of a four-goal first period, and the New York Rangers clinched the top seed in the Eas...

Racist NHL Fan Charged In Banana Toss At Flyers Player

AP | Posted 11.28.2011 | Sports

LONDON, Ontario -- Ontario police have charged a 26-year-old man for throwing a banana on the ice toward Philadelphia Flyers player Wayne Simmonds dur...

No Punishment For Flyer Over Alleged Slur

AP | By IRA PODELL | Posted 11.28.2011 | Sports

NEW YORK -- Wayne Simmonds of the Philadelphia Flyers escaped punishment by the NHL on Tuesday night because the league doesn't have conclusive eviden...

What's The Lesson From The Wayne Simmonds Banana Peel Incident?

Danny Groner | Posted 11.25.2011 | Sports
Danny Groner

During an exhibition game, a fan threw a banana peel on the ice while Philadelphia Flyers' Wayne Simmonds, who is black, was taking his turn in a shootout. Simmonds scored anyway. What's the takeaway from this week's incident?

NHL Condemns Racist Fan For Throwing Banana At Black Player

AP | NOAH TRISTER | Posted 11.23.2011 | Sports

DETROIT — Wayne Simmonds should have been able to talk about what a fine first impression he's made on his new team. After scoring in the final...

Racist Fan Taunts Black Flyers Player During Shootout

Posted 11.23.2011 | Sports

Just before Philadelphia's Wayne Simmonds, one of the few black players in the NHL, scored on a shootout attempt in Thursday's preseason game against ...