Taking the Playground to Durham: Before Kyrie, There Was Jay Dub | Dime Mag

I show Jay Williams some love for Dime Magazine:

That being said, back around the turn of the century, one man gave me reason to not only watch, but also somewhat uneasily root for Duke Basketball: Jay Williams. This was back in the heyday of AND1, when kids just wanted handles, and laments were raised for the death of the midrange J. There’s not much that’s street about Duke basketball, but Jay Williams, or Jason Williams, as he was known back then, brought a little of that blacktop grittiness and playground shine to Durham.

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