Atlanta Tunes Challenge misses major Lewis Prize, wins $50,000 consolation

The Lewis Prize was made in 2018. It distributes additional than $2 million every year to tunes instruction plans and youth enhancement packages around the place.

Lewis, of Miami, is a son of Progressive Insurance co-founder Joseph M. Lewis and brother of the company’s former chairman and CEO, the late Peter B. Lewis.

The Atlanta corporation is among the the next team of recipients of Lewis prizes. Rameau explained the prize committee will allow for AMP to reapply for the primary prize at some place in the future, and extra that the committee will inevitably present suggestions on Atlanta’s application.

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James Harden misses Rockets’ first practice, tells team he’ll report soon

Rockets star James Harden missed the team’s first group practice on Sunday due to not having cleared the NBA’s COVID-19 protocols, writes Tim MacMahon of ESPN.

a man standing in front of a mirror posing for the camera: Houston Rockets guard James Harden failed to attend the team's first practice of training camp.

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Houston Rockets guard James Harden failed to attend the team’s first practice of training camp.

Head coach Stephen Silas said after the group practice that he expected Harden to participate in an individual workout on Sunday night, but the former MVP didn’t return for that workout, either, per MacMahon. However, Harden did tell Rockets management that he’ll report soon, a source informed ESPN.

Harden’s situation is worth keeping

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