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Shabazz Napier follows Kemba Walker in Connecticut's great lineage
Shabazz Napier follows Kemba Walker in Connecticut's great lineage

The mere mention of the name brings a smile to Shabazz Napier's face. Kemba Walker, he says, is his big brother and basketball mentor. During their lone season as teammates at Connecticut, Napier shadowed Walker and took mental notes on an array of subjects, from performing in the waning moments of a close game to rallying his teammates in practice. Napier was Walker's understudy during UConn's national title run in the 2010-11 season. Walker is now a budding NBA star with the Charlotte Bobcats and Napier is doing his best impersonation of his friend, leading UConn to an unexpected NCAA Final Four berth. Walker is hanging on every game as he watches his alma mater and...

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