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She -- in Washington dot com. You grad Nolan Smith along with his sister Sidney. How they fund raiser for their foundation which helps kids deal with the loss of a loved one which Nolan knows all too well. His father former NBA player Derrick Smith died when Smith was only eight years old. Chris Miller in CD identity talks with Nolan about overcoming his walks. If you can go back to when you were kid what was some of the toughest moments -- had dealing with losing your father. The toughest moment for -- you know fathers' -- his birthdays. Jumps from. -- scored Carl is making that this is. Championship games what do you hope can be accomplished with this foundation. From day one and maybe ten years from now when you look back on and think about the beginning of when you started this. I think from day one thing now while -- foundations give kids a jump start just start to success. You know instead of car under wrong part -- -- play good up and some do you know when they lose someone that is -- so so bad for them when they do that. You know give them give them the confidence to know stay on path that there so little ones and stay on those. They're successful schools than sharp so there goes that they might be. For the rookies. Mean this is really unchartered waters in the league give you shared any thoughts of them about like wow. We get drafted because these teams we have a photo off of the Jersey we can't play before the. But the main thing is this they read He has a lot of lessons on playing a lot of games so far this summer with a lot of rookies. And pretty much all of us have back here at our college is that the best place for us because they're gonna take care of us. They love us Begin. Enjoy some free team knows that there are just really haven't got a chance you don't have any money really enjoy every time I hit them down -- in there and got me about three or four plays that it. CSN Washington dot com.