View from Queens: Wright meets NYPD's Li
Adam RubinDavid Wright meets pregame Saturday with NYPD officer James Li, who was shot in each leg in February attempting an arrest. Wright's father Rhon retired in January as assistant police chief in Norfolk, Va. Wright also met with Li's partner Randy Chow and FDNY EMTs Khadijah Hall and Shaun Alexander.
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