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Mostly Mondays at the Movies: Mind/Game: The Unquiet Journey of Chamique Holdsclaw

From the rough-edged basketball courts of New York City to recruitment in 1995 by legendary Coach Pat Summitt for the University of Tennessee’s Lady Vols, Chamique Holdsclaw impressed crowds with her artistry, athleticism, and drive. A three-time NCAA champ and number one draft pick in the WNBA, Holdsclaw seemed destined for a spectacular professional career, until her long-suppressed battle with mental disorders emerged to threaten her life. Narrated by Glenn Close, Mind/Game intimately chronicles Holdsclaw’s athletic accomplishments and personal setbacks, as well as her decision, despite public stigma, to become a mental health advocate.

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