Shevon Thompsonâ€™s NBA Journey Continues [Basketball Insiders]
As his heart raced, his mouth was drier than a June day in the Jamaican heat.
Shevon Thompson said a prayer, sighed and marched toward the check-in line for his Miami-bound American Airlines flight.
And even as he checked his bags, the 19-year-old couldnâ€™t believe that he had made it to this point. For the first time, Thompson was leaving his native Jamaica to pursue his basketball career.
Read more: Basketball Insiders