Pelicans' Alexis Ajinca Mourns Deeply for His Country

As important as hoops is to many of us, it is still just a game. The senseless tragedy that occurred in Paris yesterday again reminds just how precious life can truly be. Pelicans center Alexis Ajinca, one of a dozen NBA players born in France, lives in "The City of Lights" during the offseason. In what should have been a wonderful day in Toronto getting ready to play in the same arena he had his greatest game as a pro, Ajinca was instead dealing with a personal nightmare.

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