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Best of the 2012-13 Reading Specialty Jerseys
Philipp Grubauer stretches out the kinks in a special “Stars & Stripes” jersey for Veterans (Remembrance) Day Weekend (All Photos Credit: M. Richter)
For those who follow the minor leagues, specialty jerseys have a special love/hate position in the heart. Occasionally, they’re fantastic. More often, they’re so bad they’re good. This year, the Kelly Cup Champion Reading Royals had a whole slew of one-night and one-weekend jerseys, from Pink in the Rink to a Capitals-themed Playoff Celebration. Below, you’ll find the highlights of the 2012-13 season.
In addition, the Royals also used a collection of solid-coloured warmup jerseys throughout the season. Here’s an example of the standard design, used the night of the 2012-13 season home-opener.