The Memphis Commercial Appeal annually gives out awards for the "Most Memphis", the best of everything in the Tennessee city. Among the awards, "Most Inspiring Athlete", won by Chris Douglas-Roberts, the Memphis Tigers' All-American and Nets' draft choice. CDR proved his "nice guy on a team of bad boys" image this week when he told a group of Jersey City AAU champs, "Character is everything."
- Most Inspiring Athlete: Chris Douglas-Roberts - Memphis Commercial Appeal
- N.J. Nets’ Douglas-Roberts Imparts Valuable Life Lessons To Sports U - Steve Tober - Sideline Chatter