Delonte West is employed at a place that helped turn his life around.
The former Celtics guard – who was diagnosed with bipolar disorder in 2008 and was more recently spotted roaming the streets and identified as homeless – is now working at the Rebound therapy center in Florida that helped him recover, according to NBA reporter Shams Charania.
Update on Delonte West: West now has a job at the Rebound therapy center in Florida, which is the rehab facility he attended.
Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban reunited West with his mother in September and has stayed in close contact.
— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) January 19, 2021
Charania shared that Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban reunited West with his mother in September and has stayed in close contact since. Cuban has provided periodic updates showing West’s progress and how far he’s come.
Back in November, Cuban tweeted that it’s “still an uphill battle,” but that West is making strides.
Ladies & Gentlemen, I present to you, Delonte West . A long, long , long way to go, but he has taken the first steps and shared these with all of us as a thank you for the love and support. pic.twitter.com/555twAEVDP
— Mark Cuban (@mcuban) October 9, 2020
Because we all want something to feel great about today, here is your Delonte West update. It’s still an uphill battle, but he is climbing ! pic.twitter.com/qLDVJDrSOQ
— Mark Cuban (@mcuban) November 3, 2020
West played with the Celtics from 2004-2007 and again during the 2010-2011 season.
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