Some celebs on hand: Marc Gaspard (KJLH-Los Angeles one of the promoters for the event), Wayne Simmonds, Florence LaRue (5th Dimension) and pop singer Tionne Williams. It was an awe-inspiring evening for all.

*It was a huge day in hockey as LA Kings #17 hockey team member Wayne Simmonds accepted numerous accolades from Los Angeles city officials for his contribution to the game of hockey.

As actor Ernest Thomas put it, “This is the last frontier.”

See and hear what many celebrities had to say about the momentous Black History occasion including Wayne Simmonds and legendary hockey player Willie O’Ree.  Watch it via Ed Magik TV, here:

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