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Jones with another all-star-type season developing, leads Sun

Just before beginning this column I went to WNBA.Com and voted for Bahamian Jonquel Jones to be on the all-star squad this season. She is a former all-star, past winner of the Most Improved Player Award and the reigning Sixth Woman of the Year recipient. Presently, she figures prominently in all of the key statistical…
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Thompson displays true ‘warrior’ spirit

Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson (11) walks back onto the court to shoot free throws after being injured against the Toronto Raptors during the second half of Game 6 of basketball’s NBA Finals in Oakland, Calif., Thursday, June 13, 2019. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar)

Klay Thompson is the epitome of a warrior.  The definitions of the word warrior are many, all of them indicating an individual with an ultra-intense application to the task at hand. As for Thompson, I see him best being described as a warrior hero of ancient Greece.  The true warrior spirit enabled him to come…
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New executive leadership look to New Providence basketball

JAMES PRICE …New NPBA President

It’s time for a new era to begin in the New Providence Basketball Association (NPBA). I emphasize that the time is ripe for a positive change, because new administrations in recent decades have not meant that. According to my young friend and colleague, Simba French’s detailed article, James Price and his slate of officers swept…
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