Pair emerges from fatherly shadows
Sophomores Klay Thompson and Ralph Sampson III carve out careers of their own
Klay Thompson made shots at the Colorado Springs, Colo., tryouts and subsequently made the Under-19 U.S. team that eventually won gold in New Zealand this summer.
Ralph Sampson III didn't do either.
Thompson doesn't look like his father Mychal, the former No. 1 overall pick in the 1978 NBA draft out of the University of Minnesota. You wouldn't know he was Mychal's son unless you were well-versed in his background and had a bio handy.
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