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Cleveland Cavaliers guard Dion Waiters (3) puts up a shot as Los Angeles Lakers forward Antawn Jamison (left) and guard Kobe Bryant defend during the second half of a game, Jan. 13, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)
Sitting in chairs on the gym floor where Akron’s best basketball player learned the game, they came to honor the memory of Akron’s second-best basketball player — and one of its all-time nicest people.