Better, Not Bitter:
3 Things MamaDurant Can Teach Single Moms
In the aftermath of the inspirational Kevin Durant NBA MVP speech, there have been a slew of articles about his speech and his mom, Wanda Pratt – @MamaDurant on Twitter. I think NBA fans and the country in general have been overdue for a near-perfect display of great character from a talented young athlete. Unfortunately, some recent examples have been a little less than stellar.
In case you haven’t seen the speech, here’s the full video:
Throughout his message Kevin thanks the people who played key roles in his life and his journey to NBA MVP. But of course, as everyone knows there wasn’t a dry eye in the place when late in the speech he honored his mother and her sacrifice to help him become the man he is.
Ms. Pratt has provided 3 lessons for single moms everywhere trying to raise children to be proud of.
I think the 2014 NBA Mother's Day commercial says it best.