Delonte West is now working on the drug rehabilitation middle in Florida that he attended after Dallas Mavericks proprietor Mark Cuban helped the previous homeless NBA participant get his life again on observe, a supply confirmed to ESPN.
West was handled on the Rebound remedy middle in Florida. Cuban picked West up at a gas station last September after footage circulated of him panhandling at an intersection in Dallas. Cuban additionally helped West to reconnect together with his mom.
Cuban is amongst a number of individuals concerned within the NBA who lately have been making an attempt to assist West, who publicly mentioned his prognosis of bipolar dysfunction throughout his NBA profession.
West, 37, averaged 9.7 factors and three.6 assists per recreation over eight NBA seasons whereas enjoying for Boston Celtics, Seattle SuperSonics, Cleveland Cavaliers and Mavericks. He final performed in 2011-12, with Dallas.
The information of West’s employment was first reported by The Athletic.
ESPN’s Tim MacMahon contributed to this report.