I commented in the item below this one that, when I was chosen last for road-hockey games, I never was given a free bike. So Phil Kessel gets no pity from me for being chosen last for the NHL All-Star Game and getting a new car for the humiliation.
Boone mentioned that, in similar childhood drafts, he was sent to the wrong street.
So in keeping with the spirit of the day, here is the wonderful old Bill Cosby routine on a pick-up game of street football, which isn’t far removed from what will be played in Raleigh tomorrow night.
Phil Kessel is mentioned at about 1:07 in the clip below.