X factor is tough love
Back in his NBA days, with his menacing physical game, shaved head (before it was fashionable) and X-Man moniker, Xavier McDaniel liked to boast about the playgrounds in Columbia, S.C., his hometown, playing against girls and showing them no mercy whatsoever.
"I would go right at them," McDaniel says now. "I didn't take no pity on them."
That attitude didn't soften much when, 16 years ago, his second daughter, Xylina, was born.
"I was fine that she ...
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