Mitchell Braithwaite, 23, center, fights to keep the basketball from Jackson David, 33, right, during a team practice. Braithwaite has been part of Miami Heat Wheels, a nonprofit wheelchair basketball program, for about four months.
Mitchell Braithwaite, 23, center, fights to keep the basketball from Jackson David, 33, right, during a team practice. Braithwaite has been part of Miami Heat Wheels, a nonprofit wheelchair basketball program, for about four months. Matias J. Ocner Miami Herald Staff
Mitchell Braithwaite, 23, center, fights to keep the basketball from Jackson David, 33, right, during a team practice. Braithwaite has been part of Miami Heat Wheels, a nonprofit wheelchair basketball program, for about four months. Matias J. Ocner Miami Herald Staff

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