David Haglund published this story shortly before I started working at Slate in 2014, and I’d show it off whenever people asked about my new job. It’s at once a profile of a fascinating person, a sports story about a controversial player, and an argument about mental health. Show More Summary
Move over Delonte West. There’s a new sheriff in town. Well, at least there was… LeBron James has had a rough couple of months after he lost yet another NBA Finals, followed up by his star PG Kyrie Irving requesting to be traded. And let’s not forget the Cavs’ failure to acquire Paul George and/or Jimmy Butler […]
It’s been a rough couple of years for former NBA player Delonte West as he has struggled with mental illness which has caused him to act out numerous times while in public. He’s been photo’d shoeless outside of a Jack-in-the-Box in Houston, caught on video randomly dancing and yelling at kids, and given the wrong medication by […]
Delonte West is actively working on an NBA comeback -- so says his mother, who tells TMZ Sports her son is getting his life back together after a string of troubling setbacks.
It’s been a rough couple of years for former NBA player Delonte West as he has struggled with mental illness which has caused him to act out in public. He’s been photo’d shoeless outside of a Jack-in-the-Box in Houston, video’d randomly dancing and yelling at kids, and given the wrong medication by a facility that’s supposed to […]
Ex-NBA Star Struggled With His Mental Health Earlier This Year Troubled former NBA player Delonte West lost big last week when his foreclosed home in suburban Maryland was auctioned off to the highest bidder. Ventures Trust, which holds the $450,000
Former NBA athlete Delonte West — who played for several different teams before spending time in China and the NBA’s D-League — was recently spotted with a cardboard sign and less-than-flattering attire, leading many to believe that his mental condition (West was diagnosed as bi-polar in 2008) and lack of career prospects resulted in West... Show More Summary
Delonte West Clarifies Photo Of Himself Holding Cardboard Sign On Roadside LeBron James‘ former alleged mutha fuggin’ teammate Delonte West has been through a lot over the past few years. But many feared he had hit rock bottom when
Former NBA and Cleveland Cavaliers guard Delonte West has had a rough time since exiting the league. He’s been photo’d shoeless outside of a Jack-in-the-box in Houston, video’d randomly dancing and yelling at kids, and now on Sunday, someone snapped a pic of him apparently homeless and begging for money in Maryland. Let’s Pray […]
It’s LeBron James all over again except this time it’s before the playoffs have started. Back when Delonte West was teammates with the King, there was a rumor that he and LeBron’s mom got it on. It was never confirmed, but social media will say it happened regardless. Fast forward to 2016, Cleveland Cavaliers PG […]
Former NBA point guard Delonte West has had many issues since he last played in the NBA. It’s been highly publicized that Delonte has a bipolar disorder and it doesn’t help matters when you receive the wrong medication for your disorder as this treatment center is accused of doing. Last week, Delonte was found in Houston […]
Last month Delonte West was photographed roaming a parking lot in clothes and a hospital gown. A "fan" posed for photos with West and posted them to social media and TMZ grabbed a hold of them. Many assumed West was strung out on illegal drugs, but according to a friend, that wasn't the case.
Delonte West was discombobulated on the streets of Houston last month because he was on the wrong medication and left his treatment facility while hallucinating... but now he's on the road to recovery.
New Problems For Troubled Former NBA Star Delonte West may lose his suburban Maryland to foreclosure after falling nearly $45,000 behind on the mortgage, BOSSIP can reveal. West’s mortgagee Ventures Trust sued the troubled former NBA player last week, claiming
Ex-NBA Player Delonte West Seen Dancing Erratically Outside A Maryland Strip Mall Somebody has GOT to get this guy some help. Jesus. SMH. Image via Instagram
Former NBA point guard Delonte West must be going through some things, it’s been rumored over the years that he has some mental issues and he may have confirmed it after recent photos & videos have surfaced online. 1st, He was spotted barefoot in a Jack in the Box parking lot in Houston and now 2 […]
Jets WR Brandon Marshall says it's obvious former NBA star Delonte West needs help... and he believes it's the duty of the NBA to reach out and give him the treatment he needs. TMZ Sports broke the story... West was recently seen at a Houston…
Late last week, TMZ Sports posted some photos of former NBA player Delonte West, who looked to be in pretty rough shape. TMZ: Former Cavs player Delonte West found wandering without shoes… #ClevelandCavaliers https://t.co/TTJ2GJkbCkShow More Summary
Talk about going from the highest of highs to the lowest of lows. Just a few years back, Delonte West was playing with NBA superstar LeBron James as a member of the Cleveland Cavaliers, and he even (supposedly) got to bang King James’ mom, Gloria, while there. Now, the troubled former first-round pick can be found […]
It wasn’t so much the photo of former NBA point guard Delonte West in a flannel shirt and leather vest neatly hiding the hospital gown that threw me.