Over the course of the past 16 years doing commentary on air and in print, there have sadly been many mass shootings and many predictable politicized reactions.
The shootings at Emmanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina, however, stands out for two main reasons.
It involved race, and it was done it a church.
NHL free agency is underway and the Blues are hanging onto center Jori Lehtera. The two sides have agreed to a three-year contract extension worth 14.1-million-dollars. The Blues also inked unrestricted free agent defenseman Chris Butler to a one-year, 675-thousand-dollar deal.