Nerlens Noel, the nation's top shot blocker, has a well-known story. But Chris Obekpa, the St. John's kid who's battling Noel for the national blocks title? That one's different, writes Anna Katherine Clemmons.
In a story for ESPN The Magazine, Anna Katherine Clemmons writes about Spurs guard Gary Neal's long road to the NBA. After nearly being sent to prison and a stint playing overseas, the league's second-oldest rookie is making his mark.