Tuesday Nov 26
Former Basketball Star Chris Herren to Share Addiction Story
Landing on the cover of Sports Illustrated , scoring 2,073 points in his varsity basketball career and heavily recruited by many Division 1 schools - by all accounts Chris Herren, at the tender age of 18, had it all.
Former Boston Celtic Chris Herren to Speak at Sharon High School
As part of an efforts by the Sharon Education Foundation and Sharon High School to educate parents, teachers, students and the community at large about the epidemic of drug and alcohol abuse in and around Sharon, former Boston Celtic Chris Herren will speak at Sharon High School on Dec. 12 at 7 p.m. Herren, a young talented basketball player from ... (more)
MARLTON Former NBA star Chris Herren will share his struggles with substance abuse and addiction and his road to recovery at the Lenape Regional Performing Arts Center in Marlton at 7 p.m. Nov. 18. Herren, who grew up in Fall River, Mass., will tell how he achieved his dream of becoming a professional basketball player, playing with the Denver ... (more)
Learn to Cope, support organization for addicts and families, to open Springfield chapter
Chris Herren, a basketball legend from Fall River, Massachusetts, realized his dreams by playing for the Celtics in the NBA, only to lose it all to addiction.
'I was just another junkie' former Celtic says
Chris Herren was once a star athlete in the NBA, playing for the Boston Celtics, but his drug abuse ruined his career and came close to killing him.