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The Stories We Share

By ARI Foundation | November 6, 2020 |

Becoming a parent rearranges your schedule, your priorities, your whole head. Some of that stuff, well, I guess I was expecting it…I knew I’d be sleeping less, worrying more, changing diapers and baby-proofing my apartment. But I’m gonna let you in on a secret, something they don’t tell ya about: When you have a kid,…

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Welcoming Lynn’s Angel

By ARI Foundation | October 15, 2020 |

I know that it’s been a tough, sometimes even dark year for all of us. So, I wanted to jump back on here and share a little bit of light. Here’s some news that made my heart soar. Let’s take it back to when I was living in San Francisco, playing for the Golden State…

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You Only Get One Dad

By ARI Foundation | October 2, 2020 |

You know what I love most about October? It’s not the pumpkins or the Halloween candy. It’s not those autumn vibes or that we’re just a month from the Thanksgiving dinner table. What I love most about October is the feeling of change. That change has to include preparation. The leaves change in color, the…

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The Bubble Bursts. Now What?

By ARI Foundation | September 4, 2020 |

What’s goin’ on y’all! As you probably know by now, our 76ers season came to an end last week. I’d be lying if I said it was an easy loss to swallow. I’m endlessly proud of my teammates in Philly, and I can say with certainty that this Orlando experience was historic. As the leading…

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From “The Bubble” With Love

By ARI Foundation | August 7, 2020 |

Let’s be honest… Scientists and health professionals excluded, absolutely none of us saw COVID-19 coming. This virus has disrupted all of our lives, regardless of our race, religion, gender or orientation. It has touched everything. The pandemic feels unprecedented and historical, like living through a horror thriller. We’ve shut down the whole world and reconfigured…

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