Memphis artist delivers thoughtful tribute to Penny Hardaway, his childhood idol

Artist Reggie Wayne, a Memphis native, met Hardaway in person to give him a handmade piece.

By , Daily Memphian Updated: September 04, 2020 1:04 PM CT | Published: September 04, 2020 4:00 AM CT

It is Hardaway memorialized as Reggie Wayne remembers him, a role model for young Tigers fans growing up in Memphis.


Penny Hardaway
Danielle Lerner

Danielle Lerner

Danielle Lerner covers Tigers basketball for the Daily Memphian. She previously covered college hoops at The Athletic and the Louisville Courier-Journal, where she also wrote about professional soccer, horse racing, college football and, occasionally, tacos.


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