To Kemba Walker: on the merits of reading a good book as well as playing basketball

If You Ask Me

Kemba Walker’s play this season was truly remarkable, as was his admission that he read his first book this year, his last at the University of Connecticut.

Remarkable too, and more than a little sad, is that so few — hardly a fan and only one or two reporters — seemed to notice or care.

The thinking seems to be, “He’s going to earn about $2 million next year, so why be concerned with his reading habits?”

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