D.J. Kennedy puts positive spin on fate

St. John's injured senior plans to make music from sideline to help Johnnies dance

Updated: March 15, 2011, 9:26 AM ET
By Kieran Darcy | ESPNNewYork.com

NEW YORK -- D.J. Kennedy took the court for St. John's one more time Monday afternoon.

Wearing a gray team sweatsuit and dragging along his injured right leg, the senior forward limped out onto the floor at Carnesecca Arena to join his teammates at the pep rally preceding the school's first NCAA tournament appearance in nine years.

The few hundred fans in attendance cheered loudly as Kennedy made his way to the middle of the court, slapping five with all his teammates.

Kennedy ...

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