Bo Porter a perfect fit for Houston

Updated: May 2, 2013, 2:07 PM ET
By Doug Glanville | ESPN.com

From the day I met Bo Porter, he was a thinker. He played hard, he played the game with respect, but what stood out was his cerebral style and his ability to quickly gain understanding of everything that was around him. Maybe his M.O. was a function of his history. He grew up in the inner city, a rough neighborhood in Newark, N.J., where Porter explained that he "had to be extremely focused to avoid the many distractions that a community like Newark had to offer."

After Newark came ...

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