Vice Sports features Delonte West: He speaks on Bipolar disorder & LeBron’s Mom

VICE Sports today releases its anticipated interview with Delonte West.

In VICE Sports Meets: Delonte West, the former NBA star reflects on recent fatherhood, opens up about his struggles with bipolar disorder, and addresses the notorious rumors about his relationship with LeBron’s mom.

Watch VICE Sports Meets: Delonte West here as well as above:

After his 2009 arrest for unlawful possession of firearms and controversy surrounding his bipolar disorder, West fell out of the good graces of the league. He then spent a year in the NBA’s D-League before joining the Chinese Basketball Association. With his newborn son and recent marriage, Delonte seems to have his life together, and is focused on getting back into the NBA. In VICE Sports Meets: Delonte West, the basketball star opens up about the stigma against mental illness in the league, the LeBron rumors, and the profound effect his son Cash has had on his behavior. 

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