Tommy Sestito had a memorable debut over the weekend. Thanks to one very generous fan, he’ll have something tangible to remember it by.
Jeffrey Jones was thrilled to win a game worn jersey after last Sunday’s Columbus Blue Jackets game.
Then he found out the gamer he’d be getting on Shirt off Your Back Night belonged to a player making his NHL debut. 20 year-old Tommy Sestito may wind up having a long and successful career. Jones could have taken the sudden good fortune and turn it into a quick buck.
However, The Columbus Dispatch reports that the Jackets’ season ticket holder and Dad was thinking how the player would feel seeing his first big league jersey walking away for good and decided to do something about it.