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Wish you were still here, Arthur Ashe

Originally Published: February 6, 2013
By Melissa Isaacson | espnW

Arthur Ashe would have been 70 years old this July, a crazy thought, although you could certainly picture him today looking even more distinguished with gray hair, still in great shape and naturally with just as much to say.

Crazier is that Wednesday is the 20th anniversary of Ashe's death, a tragedy that grows no less sad over time as his voice continues to be missed.

Ashe will always be known for his tennis accomplishments, and since 1997, his name has graced the main stadium ...

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