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The Only One

Here’s a SBNation profile on new Nashville Predator defenseman Seth Jones:

And that’s a good thing, too. Because that attention is only going to grow. For while Jones, an African-American, wasn’t the first player chosen on this stormy, sultry June day in Newark, N.J., it’s clear that, given his upbringing, ethnicity, position and marketability — that he will likely be the most important.

Jones is the son of former NBAer Popeye Jones.