Web Exclusive: Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf

Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf was supposed to be the missing link that would bring the Denver Nuggets to the basketball promised land. Instead, he became something -- and someone -- entirely different.

October 2007

Even in his darkest of days, Abdul-Rauf says he never forgets about the importance of his family. "They are everything to me," he says. "I just want to raise my children the best that I can."