Torrid NBA Rookie Michael Carter-Williams Shines On and Off the Court (Gallery)
December 07, 2013

It’s no secret that Philadelphia 76ers red-hot rookie Michael Carter-Williams has spent the first month of his career on a historical tear, helping drive sales of Panini America’s officially licensed NBA trading cards with one impressive feat after another, including his history-making triple-double duel Tuesday night with fellow rookie Victor Oladipo.

But these days, even Carter-Williams’ impressive actions off the court are the subject of mainstream headlines, like the story from earlier this week about the steps Carter-Williams is taking — with the strong support of his family — to ensure financial stability. The Philadelphia Inquirer’s Keith Pompey wrote a captivating profile on the making of Carter-Williams, a worth-the-read piece that sheds considerable insight into how he blossomed into one of the most promising young talents in the league.

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