Jrue Holiday of the New Orleans Pelicans will miss the start of the 2016-17 to take care of his wife Lauren Holiday who was diagnosed with a brain tumor while pregnant. Lauren who retired from soccer last year is a Olympic gold medalist with the U.S. National team in 2008 and 2012. She was also a Fifa World Cup title winner in 2015. Due mid October, but doctors will look to induce labor mid September. Doctors had discovered a benign tumor on the right side of Lauren's brain, while the tumor is operable and not a threat to their unborn daughter's health, it needs to be removed. Jrue was drafted in the first round 17th overall in 2009. "My family comes before basketball" Jrue, 26 told NOLA.com Stay tuned for more updates.
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