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Charles Jenkins at NBA crossroads

Pride of Brooklyn, Hempstead has gone from Hofstra star to Sixers benchwarmer

Updated: April 10, 2013, 12:36 PM ET
By Kieran Darcy | ESPNNewYork.com

Eighty minutes before the Philadelphia 76ers faced the Brooklyn Nets on Tuesday, point guard Charles Jenkins was sitting in the visitors locker room at the Barclays Center, eyes glued to a TV screen playing a previous game between the teams.

The Brooklyn native and former Hofstra star was getting ready for his second NBA game in his home borough. Yet most of his family, including his mother, would not be in the building.

"They don't know like, as far as my playing situation," Jenkins ...

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