Kevin Jones sat in the Green Room of the Prudential Center waiting for his name to be called in the NBA draft.
The night that was supposed to be one of the best of the Mount Vernon, N.Y., native’s life hadn’t gone according to plan; after waiting for more than four hours and 60 picks, he wasn’t chosen.
“It was definitely really frustrating and embarrassing because I had my family there with me,” Jones told The Daily Athenaeum Monday. “There’s nothing that’s guaranteed. You’ve got to work for everything, and it’s just another part of my life where I have to work for what I have again.
“I’m used to it, I’m used to doing that, I’m used to having people overlook me. It’s nothing new to me.”
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