Dorcina Noel smiles as her son, Dallas Mavericks forward Nerlens Noel, chats with team COO Floyd Jahner in the tunnel before an NBA basketball game at American Airlines Center on Friday, March 10, 2017 in Dallas, Texas.
Dorcina Noel smiles as her son, Dallas Mavericks forward Nerlens Noel, chats with team COO Floyd Jahner in the tunnel before an NBA basketball game at American Airlines Center on Friday, March 10, 2017 in Dallas, Texas. Smiley N. Pool Dallas Morning News/TNS
Dorcina Noel smiles as her son, Dallas Mavericks forward Nerlens Noel, chats with team COO Floyd Jahner in the tunnel before an NBA basketball game at American Airlines Center on Friday, March 10, 2017 in Dallas, Texas. Smiley N. Pool Dallas Morning News/TNS

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