Steph Curry’s shadow shouldn’t blanket brother Seth’s promising career

There’s plenty of speculation connecting Anthony Edwards and James Wiseman to the Warriors and their No. 2 overall pick in the upcoming 2020 NBA Draft. There isn’t as much noise surrounding Golden State and LaMelo Ball, however.

There are reasons for that, and yet, the Bay Area News Group’s Wes Goldberg won’t rule out that pairing. He previously reported that the Warriors believe guard — specifically point guard — is the strongest position in the draft, and Ball is widely considered to be the top prospect at that position. 

That said, if the Warriors do draft a point guard early in the first round, he doesn’t necessarily expect it to be Ball.

“If they believe Ball is likely to develop into an All-Star, they will be prepared to draft him,” Goldberg wrote in a recent mailbag. “However, they are also high on another point guard: Iowa State’s Tyrese Haliburton.


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What You Need to Know About Josh Kushner, Brother to Jared (and Husband to Karlie Kloss)

Photo credit: Jamie McCarthy - Getty Images
Photo credit: Jamie McCarthy – Getty Images

From Town & Country

Joshua Kushner is best known for his relationship with supermodel Karlie Kloss and for his close connection to the White House. Kushner, of course, is the younger sibling of Jared Kushner, President Donald Trump’s son-in-law and White House advisor. But Josh is also a Harvard graduate and lifelong Democrat who founded a buzzy health and technology company.

Here’s what you need to know about Josh:

He’s in the tech world.

In 2012, Josh co-founded Oscar Health, an insurance company aimed at millennials. The much-buzzed-about venture promised to use technology to provide more affordable healthcare options.

“We’re trying to build something that’s going to turn the industry on its head,” Josh said in 2014, according to The New York Times. Josh was also an early investor in Instagram and founded Thrive Capital, a private equity firm specializing in tech

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My Brother Died Of An Overdose. Here’s What I Wish I’d Known That Could Have Saved Him.

The author with her new baby brother in the late '80s (Photo: Courtesy of Jess Keefe)
The author with her new baby brother in the late ’80s (Photo: Courtesy of Jess Keefe)

The evening my brother died was crisp but warm, early October. It was a regular day. People are always struck by the ordinariness of the circumstances when something bad happens.

Matt self-medicated with substances for years before it turned into a full-blown heroin addiction. It started with pill-popping at parties, then morphed into stockpiling syringes in a Café Bustelo can.

When I think back to that October evening, there’s an alternative version of events that I often indulge in. In this version, I still come home to the apartment we shared and find my brother overdosing in his bedroom, his skin blue like it’s covered in crepe paper, his mouth ajar yet unbreathing.

But this time, I don’t stumble and scream. Instead, I calmly uncap a dose of naloxone, the one I always keep

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