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    Chris Herren à 2 Free read EBOOK DOWNLOAD Basketball Junkie A honest story of addiction and all the terror it inflictsChris HerrenNo one sets out to be an addict No one sets out to ruin their life and the lives of all the people around them No one sets out to see the anguish in the eyes of the people who love them No one sets out to live the life I led It happens over time sure but it also happens whe

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    Read & download Basketball Junkie EBOOK DOWNLOAD Basketball Junkie There's a reason I don't like reading memoirs of drugs addicts Well there 's a few reasons but mainly because I don't like the whiny tone they all have This one is no exception Written by a high school basketball star who actually made it to the NBA only to be brought down by his expensive all consuming drug addiciont this

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    EBOOK DOWNLOAD Basketball Junkie Read & download Basketball Junkie I read and really enjoyed Fall River Dreams A Team's uest for Glory A Town's Search for Its Soul so decided to pick up this book to learn the rest of the story A very honest look at how addictions can completely take over a life

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Basketball Junkie Download ✓ 102 Download Ý PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free à Chris Herren Spiraled out of controlTwenty years later Chris Herren was married to his high school sweetheart the father of three young children and a heroin junkie His basketball career was over consumed by addictions; he had no job no skills and was a sadly familiar figure to those in Fall River who remembered him as a boy now prowling the streets he once ruled looking for a fix One day for a time he cannot remember he would dieIn his own words Chris Herren tells how he nearly lost everything and everyone he loved and how he found a way back to life Powerful honest and dramatic Basketball Junkie is a remarkable memoir harrowing in its descent and heartening in its return. I read and really enjoyed Fall River Dreams A Team s uest for Glory A Town s Search for Its Soul so decided to pick up this book to learn the rest of the story A very honest look at how addictions can completely take over a life

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Basketball Junkie Download ✓ 102 Download Ý PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free à Chris Herren I was dead for thirty seconds That's what the cop in Fall River told me When the EMTs found me there was a needle in my arm and a packet of heroin in the front seatAt basketball crazy Durfee High School in Fall River Massachusetts junior guard Chris Herren carried his family's and the city's dreams on his skinny frame His grandfather father and older brother had created their own sports legends in a declining city; he was the last best hope for a career beyond the shuttered mills and factories Herren was heavily recruited by major universities chosen as a McDonald's All American featured in a Sports Illustrated cover story and at just seventeen years old becam. I received this book through Goodreads First Reads and was excited to be able to read it That feeling however was short livedThe underlying theme and purpose of the book had a ton of potential Chris Herren goes through his professional basketball career as an absolute junkie to the detriment of his family and his coaches The book explains the timelines of events from when he started doping and drinking to when he finally decided to put his family first First of all let me say I am extremely proud of Chris for finally realizing his problem and doing something about it I hope for his sake and his familys sake that he is still living life sober and telling others what he went through That being said the book is forgettable on a couple of levelsBasically this was a timeline of events and occurances There was no dialogue no mention of what he was going through inside of his head during his lowest points only that he was detoxing and sweating and cryingit was just surface facts of what he went through There were few uotes from coaches or family but no conversations The author speaks about his wife and how she was strong but doesn t offer much else to the relationship between the two of them Why did she stay How did she try to help I can understand that being a junkiedruggie you push everyone important to you away I get thatbut there has to be to this story and about the addiction and absolutely about the process of recovery There needs to be to capture and motivate The book doesn t delve into the depths of what he had to go through in rehab or with his family Being an outsider isn t enoughI understand the several grammatical errors since this was an uncorrected version and the sentence structureparagraph structure left something to be desired I would honestly love to read the finished product to see how it changes I know it has the ability to be a great memoir that can teach people about coping with recovery if the author would open up After all he obviously wants the story out there for the world to see Make it realmake it honest I know there was to the experience of the whole thing than this

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Basketball Junkie Download ✓ 102 Download Ý PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free à Chris Herren E the central figure in Fall River Dreams an acclaimed book about the 1994 Durfee team's uest for the state championshipLeaving Fall River for college Herren starred on Jerry Tarkanian's Fresno State Bulldogs team of talented misfits which included future NBA players as well as future convicted felons His gritty tattooed hip hop persona drew the ire of rival fans and national attention Rolling Stone profiled him 60 Minutes interviewed him and the Denver Nuggets drafted him When the Boston Celtics acuired his contract he lived the dream of every Massachusetts kid but off the court Herren was secretly crumbling as his alcohol and drug use escalated and his life. There s a reason I don t like reading memoirs of drugs addicts Well there s a few reasons but mainly because I don t like the whiny tone they all have This one is no exception Written by a high school basketball star who actually made it to the NBA only to be brought down by his expensive all consuming drug addiciont this story follows a predictable pattern He wants to stop using he stops using he falls victim to temptation repeat over and over Supposedly clean since the birth of his 3rd child Herren has decided to tell his story Too bad it s nothing new it

  • Hardcover
  • 288
  • Basketball Junkie
  • Chris Herren
  • English
  • 09 October 2020
  • 9780312656720