The Players’ Tribune is website launched by retired Major Leaguer Derek Jeter. It’s a place for athletes to “tell their own stories from their perspective without the filter of a reporter.” Their stories are not the normal ones told on the news.
Earlier this month, Michael Carter-Williams of the Philadelphia 76ers wrote about how it feels to lose, especially when the 76ers losing record is the only thing that the media seems to focus on. He says:
“You can question my shooting. You can question my ceiling. Just don’t question if I’m giving my all every single night.”
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